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3 hrs ago | Daily Times

Int'l development partners visit Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

ISLAMABAD: The United Nations Development Programme organised a mission of international development partners to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province here on Thursday.

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7 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

Pakistani jets attack Taliban bases

At least 37 people have been reported killed and 18 injured in air raids, according to military sources, against what the Pakistani military has termed "terrorist hideouts" in the Khyber tribal area.

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13 hrs ago | Newsday

Pakistan targets 'militant hideouts'

It was a response to a number of recent attacks on police and civilians in the capital, Islamabad, and the nearby city of Peshawar, the statement added.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Weekday Magazine

Pakistan Fighter Jets Target Taliban Hideouts Near Afghan Border

Pakistan's military has launched air strikes against suspected militant hideouts near the Afghan border.

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CNN

Pakistani military pushes to block Geo News for Hamid Mir report

Pakistan's military is pushing to black out a national news station, calling its citing of a man tying government agents to the attempted assassination of his brother -- a prominent TV news anchor -- "false, malicious and irresponsible reporting."

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Emirates News Agency

Record summer flight schedule takes off at Abu Dhabi International...

WAM ABU DHABI, 23rd April, 2014 -- Six new destinations and 71 extra flights a week to India are the highlights of Abu Dhabi International Airport's summer 2014 flying schedule for air travellers, the busiest in its history.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Nation

Cop among three killed in Charsadda blast

At least three persons were killed and 41 others, including 13 policemen, a child and a woman, sustained injuries in a motorcycle-planted bomb explosion, targeting a police van, on Nowshera-Charsadda Road in Charsadda on Tuesday.

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Newsday

My Day: Pakistani station master

Shaukat Mehmood Hashmi works as the station master in an isolated part of north-western Pakistan.

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Reuters

Bomb kills at least three in northwest Pakistan

ROUGH CUT EDITORS PLEASE NOTE THIS EDIT CONTAINS MATERIAL THAT WAS ORIGINALLY 4:3 STORY: A bomb exploded near a police vehicle at a crowded marketplace, killing at least three people and wounding 30 others in Charsadda town in northwest Pakistan on Tuesday , local media reported.

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AlertNet

Nine killed in attacks in Pakistan's volatile northwest

Nine people, including policemen, were killed and dozens wounded in two separate bomb and gun attacks in Pakistan's volatile northwest on Tuesday, police said, a week after the Taliban refused to extend a ceasefire with the government.

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The Wichita Eagle

Militant attacks in northwestern Pakistan kill 8

The police say the attacks took place on Tuesday morning on the outskirts of Peshawar city and in the neighboring district of Charsadda.

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The Miami Herald

Militant attacks in northwestern Pakistan kill 8

Myles Chefetz does a tasting in the kitchen at Prime Fish with chef Todd Zimmer, April 14, 2014.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Nation

Five policemen killed in militants attack

Five People including four policemen, among them an ASI, were killed as unidentified militants attacked a police convoy on Kohat Road near Zangali Checkpost wounding two policemen also some 20 kilometers from Peshawar on Monday.

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Weekday Magazine

Gunmen Kill Five Police In Pakistan

Gunmen have killed five police officers and a civilian in the Peshawar district of northwestern Pakistan.

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Rediff.com

LIVE! Cases of violation of MCC slapped on RLD, AAP candidates

A pamphlet, questioning the qualification and religion of the actress-turned-politician, was circulated with today's newspapers, Assistant District Electoral Officer Dhirendra Singh Sachan said.

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The Toronto Star

Afghan election: Why the Taliban will win

An Afghan woman in a burka flips an ink-stained middle finger to a Talib armed with a Kalashnikov to show she was unafraid to cast her vote in the presidential election.

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Breitbart.com

Anglican Leader Praises Persecuted Christians in Easter Sermon

Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby praised the resilience of persecuted Christian minorities around the world in his Easter sermon on Sunday.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Nation

Banks to start receiving Haj applications from today

The designated online branches of six scheduled banks will start receiving applications under government Hajj scheme on Monday .

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Boston.com

Pakistani Taliban's internal disputes call peace deal into question

When the Pakistani Taliban said they were willing to make peace, many Pakistanis were skeptical that the militants had truly abandoned their dream of transforming the country into an Islamic caliphate.

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Outlook

A Day's Not Enough

I find myself wanting to go back to Amritsar and live there for a few days, walk around its bazaars and bask in its buttery fragrance.

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