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Local news for Karachi, Pakistan continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

3 hrs ago | Daily Times

Clock ticking on fight against terrorism: PM : July 11, 2014,

In a meeting, which was chaired by him, on law and order, Sindh chief secretary and DG Rangers gave a detailed briefing to the prime minister about the overall law and order situation in Karachi.

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6 hrs ago | Daily Times

SHC bars KPT from transferring contractor money to NAB

KARACHI: Sindh High Court on Thursday restrained Karachi Port Trust from transferring foreign contractors frozen amount of over Rs 60 million to National Accountability Bureau The amount involved, reportedly fraudulently evasion of stamp duty worth Rs 30.07 million by a firm.

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7 hrs ago | The Nation

Upsurge in economy, debt issues remain: State Bank of Pakistan

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/10-Jul-2014/upsurge-in-economy-debt-issues-remain-state-bank-of-pakistan For news details Read on : Upsurge in economy, debt issues remain: State Bank of Pakistan KARACHI- The State Bank of Pakistan released its Third Quarterly Report for FY14 on the state of the economy today.

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11 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

A rare look inside Pakistan's militant haven

The streets of the one-time militant haven of Miran Shah were all but deserted, with only a few donkeys wandering around and soldiers standing guard in the alleys and roads.

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11 hrs ago | National Public Radio

A Rare Look Inside Pakistan's Militant Haven

The streets of the one-time militant haven of Miran Shah were all but deserted, with only a few donkeys wandering around and soldiers standing guard in the alleys and roads.

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15 hrs ago | The Nation

SHO booked over involvement in target killings

Police booked a Station House Officer of the PIB Colony police station, Karachi over his alleged involvement in the targeted killings of two workers of Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat on Wednesday.

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19 hrs ago | Switched

Pakistan Army Seizes Control Of Miranshah From Taliban

Pakistani soldiers patrol at a destroyed empty bazaar during a military operation against Taliban militants in the main town of Miranshah in North Waziristan on July 9, 2014.

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20 hrs ago | The Nation

China reassures Pakistan on economic package

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, in a meeting with Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahhaz Sharif on Wednesday, fully supported the military operation Pakistan had launched against the terrorists in North Waziristan.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Nation

'MQM extortionists' receive CIA bust

The CIA police busted a gang of alleged extortionists using the name of a Karachi-based political party, the CIA sources revealed on Wednesday.

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Wilson's Almanac

Facebook Jihad: The IMU's Digital Communication Strategy for the Karachi Airport Attack

We're happy to announce that the Central Asia Digital Islam Project has released our first short policy paper with the The Central Eurasia - Religion in International Affairs program at George Washington University.

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Times of Oman

Crisis in Iraq poses a security threat to India

Iraq seems to be falling apart, with the rapid advance of the militant Islamic State in Iraq and Syria threatening to lead to the country's division into myriad factions, while blurring its border with its turbulent western neighbour.

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Daily Times

Waseela-e-Rozgar beneficiaries to get jobs soon : July 09, 2014,

ISLAMABAD Thousands of beneficiaries and dependents of Waseela-e-Rozgar initiative would get jobs in two months, to earn respectable living for their families and utilize their capabilities to contribute in national development.

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Asia News Network

Pakistan's enemy within

The Pakistan army launched Operation Zarb-e-Azb , its much delayed ground offensive against the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan in North Waziristan on 15 June.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Nation

Faiq joins Youth Impact as Board of Advisors chief

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/business/09-Jul-2014/faiq-joins-youth-impact-as-board-of-advisors-chief For news details Read on : Faiq joins Youth Impact as Board of Advisors chief KARACHI : Seasoned Banker and currently Head of Payment Services, Habib Bank Ltd, Faiq Sadiq has joined Youth Impact as Chairman Board of Advisors.

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Daily Times

Nuclear power plants safe from natural calamities: PAEC : July 09, 2014,

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission Chairman Dr Ansar Pervez has said that there is no threat to under-construction nuclear power plants in Karachi from tsunami or earthquake, adding that a mechanism is in place for controlling radiation in case of any accident.

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Pakistan Christian Post

National Commission under 'Liaquat-Nehru Pact' can solve issues of Pakistani Minorities

Karachi: July 8, 2014. Dr. Nazir S Bhatti, President of Pakistan Christian Congress PCC has said in a statement that issues of religious minorities can be resolved if government of Pakistan forms 'National Minority Commission' under true spirit of 'Liaquat-Nehru Pact'.

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Al Jazeera

Fighters killed in fresh Pakistani air raids

Pakistan's military has launched fresh air raids against armed groups, mainly the Taliban, in a stepped up offensive in the North Waziristan region killing at least 13 fighters, army says.

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Daily Times

PR to operate six special trains on Eid : July 08, 2014,

RAWALPINDI: The Pakistan Railways on Monday announced to operate six special trains on eve of Eid-ul-Fitar to facilitate the passengers.

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American Reporter

Campaign 2008DENVER'S Big Moment Arrives at Last

He was forced to live like a blind man in a dark dungeon for eight months, so completely denied daylight that he could not know if it was day or night, after Pakistan's Military Intelligence secretly abducted him on suspicion of promoting U.S. interests.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Daily Times

SHC withdraws stay against election tribunal's proceedings : July 08, 2014,

KARACHI: Sindh High Court on Monday vacated its stay orders against the election tribunals proceedings on the election petitions that challenged results of elections to the constituencies won by Pakistan People's Party leaders including Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah.

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