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7 hrs ago | Daily Times

The merchants of menace

Those questioning this dogma are instantly labelled traitors and ostracised while the architects of disasters and disgrace go scot-free His clients ranged from Libya to North Korea and properties from Timbuktu to Dubai.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, Pakistan, Opinion

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Nation

Centre closes 2 PSDP-funded projects in KP

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/10-Jul-2014/centre-closes-2-psdp-funded-projects-in-kp For news details Read on : Centre closes 2 PSDP-funded projects in KP PESHAWAR - The federal government has closed down two ongoing Public Sector Development Programme funded projects in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, leaving the projects of light ... (more)

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Daily Times

Donors keen in mega Swat Expressway : July 09, 2014,

Chief Minister Pervez Khattak has said that the provincial government is leaving no stone unturned to provide better communication facilities to the people as he said only the roads and latest communication facilities can lead the nation on road to socio economic progress and prosperity.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Daily Times

751,986 IDPs from North Waziristan so far registered : July 08, 2014,

The government has so far registered around 751,986 Internally Displaced Persons moved from North Waziristan Agency due to ongoing operation against terrorists.

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Related Topix: World News, India, Asia, Afghanistan, Pakistan,

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Nation

Terrorists to be hunted down till total elimination: COAS

Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif Monday visited troops on the front lines of war in North Waziristan and urged them to eliminate all local and foreign terrorists and their sanctuaries.

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Daily Times

Meeting held to review progress on Micro Finance Banking for youth : July 07, 2014,

A high level meeting presided over by Minister for Finance and Economic Affairs Ishaq Dar and Jumaat e Islami Ameer Sirajul Haq was held on Monday, regarding the launch of loan scheme for skillful male and female for purchase of small instruments and equipments to start small business ventures worth one billion rupees under Islamic Micro Finance ... (more)

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Daily Times

River Kabul at Warsak in medium flood : July 07, 2014,

PESHAWAR The Flood Control Cell Khyber Pakthunkhwa recorded medium flood in River Kabul at Warsak where 60500 cusec water was noted here on Monday morning.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

NSA intercepting more accounts than US suggests: WP report

According to a report by The Washington Post, US's NSA is checking nearly 900,000 internet accounts, which led to the capture of Muhammad Tahir Shahzad, a Pakistan-based bomb builder in Abbottabad Ordinary internet users far outnumber legally targeted foreigners in the communications intercepted by the National Security Agency from United States ... (more)

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Daily Times

OGDCL makes effective efforts for development of local areas

ISLAMABAD: Oil and Gas Development Company Limited is making solid measures for development and prosperity of the areas around its oil and gas facilities in district Kohat, especially Naspha.

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Little Green Footballs

Civil Liberties Hero Edward Snowden Commits Massive Civil Liberties Violation

I can't help noticing that the most important and troubling aspect of Barton Gellman's new NSA story for the Washington Post is not even mentioned in the text: In NSA-Intercepted Data, Those Not Targeted Far Outnumber the Foreigners Who Are .

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Related Topix: Pakistan, World News

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Ordinary Internet users caught in NSA web

Ordinary Internet users, American and non-American alike, far outnumber legally targeted foreigners in the communications intercepted by the National Security Agency from U.S. digital networks, according to a four-month investigation by Nine in 10 account holders found in a large cache of intercepted conversations, which former NSA contractor ... (more)

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Nation

37 years on, civil-mily ties still under strain

PPP is observing 'Black Day' today to mark the military take over of 1977 when General Ziaul Haq overthrew the elected government of then Prime Minister Z.A Bhutto.

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Related Topix: World News, Pakistan, Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Daily Times

Centre responsible for massive load shedding, over-billing: KP : July 04, 2014,

PESHAWAR: Ministry of Water and Power to rectify its power system, as the federal government is responsible for massive load shedding, over billing and outdated power distribution system in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa .

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Crofs Blogs

Pakistan: The continuing polio debacle

Via The Express Tribune , an op-ed by public health physician Samia Altaf: The continuing polio debacle .

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Customer Interaction Solutions

Go-ahead: K-P approves construction of 356 micro hydel stations

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) The government of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa has approved the construction of 356 micro hydel stations with a power generation capacity of 35 megawatts with the help of non-government organisations in various parts of the province.

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Daily Times

KP govt to set up three new industrial estates in Hazara : July 01, 2014,

PESHAWAR The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has planned to establish small industrial estates in Abbottabad, Dargai and Hattar in Haripur district besides establishment of a vocational university.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

The Nation

Another four polio cases reported from Fata

Another four polio cases were reported from the tribal belt Saturday, taking the tally to 88. Refusal to vaccination is reported to be the cause of emergence of these wild type1 polio cases.

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Related Topix: World News, Pakistan, Asia,

Christian Science Monitor

Benghazi terror suspect faces US justice. Good news for Obama?

A courtroom sketch depicts Ahmed Abu Khatallah entering U.S. federal court in Washington Saturday.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, World News, Pakistan, US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat

The Nation

Four new polio cases emerge in one day

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/28-Jun-2014/four-new-polio-cases-emerge-in-one-day For news details Read on : Four new polio cases emerge in one day Peshawar- Four new polio cases have emerged in Pakistan today, bringing total number of countrywide affected children to 88, this year, said the officials.

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The Nation

Centre asks KPK for same-day Ramazan start

On federal government's formal request the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has promised full cooperation to begin the holy month of Ramazan on the same day cross the whole country, sources said Friday.

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