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1 hr ago | CNN

2 UNICEF staffers missing in Pakistan

On Saturday, gunmen wounded a prominent Pakistani TV news anchor there. His brother linked the attack to the nation's government, drawing a denial from military officials.

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5 hrs ago | National Public Radio

Gunmen Wound Pakistani TV Anchor In Weekend Shooting

Hamid Mir, one of Pakistan's most famous journalists, was shot and wounded by gunmen over the weekend as he was driving down a busy street in Karachi.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Nation

Pakistan, UAE navies joint exercise commences

Pakistan and United Arab Emirates Navies on Sunday commenced a seven-day joint exercise Nasl al Behr to enhance bilateral cooperation between the two nations.

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Daily Times

Diseases turn into disaster in Thar due to water pollution, malnutrition

KARACHI: Low nutrition and polluted water have badly affected health of people in Thar, particularly women and children, and the situation has turned so worst that diseases have turned into a disaster, said Tanveer Arif, Chief Executive Officer , Society for Conservation and Protection of Environment in an interview to PPI on Sunday.

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Daily Times

Civil society activists, journalists condemn attack on Hamid Mir

ISLAMABAD: The journalist community protested outside the National Press Club on Sunday against the attack on Hamid Mir in Karachi.

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The Daily Star

Pak PM orders judicial probe into attack on Hamid Mir

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Sunday decided to constitute a three-member judicial commission to probe into the murder attempt on leading journalist Hamid Mir.

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Suria

Pakistan bus crash leaves 42 dead

A speeding passenger bus smashed into a tractor-trailer in southern Pakistan Sunday, killing 42 people including 14 children and injuring more than a dozen others with many in critical condition, police said.

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Al Jazeera

Dozens dead in Pakistan bus crash

A bus travelling to Pakistan's southern city of Karachi has collided with a tractor-trailer, killing at least 42 people and injuring 17 others.

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Daily Times

Govt asked to open doors of legislative houses to transvestites

KARACHI: The employment of a transgender in Sindh rose to four after Iraj Aftab was handed over appointment letter on Friday by commissioner office as a junior clerk.

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Weekday Magazine

Bus Crash In Pakistan Leaves Dozens Dead

Dozens of people have been killed after a passenger bus heading to Karachi collided with a truck in southern Pakistan.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

State Department

Democracy, Human Rights, Refugees: United States Condemns Attacks on Journalists In Pakistan

The United States condemns the vicious attack on television journalist Hamid Mir in Karachi today, the latest in a series of worrisome attacks on journalists in Pakistan.

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Daily Times

Understanding citizenship development, livelihood in Sindh

KARACHI: Lack of project-aimed institutions in Sindh are hampering the development of the province besides mounting influx of the population from other rural and urban areas putting pressure, said Arif Hasan architect and head of Urban Resource Centre highlighting the fast urbanisation and its impacts on the ecology at a media workshop on Saturday.

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WLS-AM Chicago

Pakistani Journalist Targeted, Shot by Militants

ABC's Muhammad Lila reports that the attack happened as the talk show host was traveling from the airport to an office in Karachi.

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Pakiastani TV Journalist Hamid Mir Wounded In Attack

Prominent TV anchor Hamid Mir is in a Karachi hospital after gunmen opened fire on his car Saturday afternoon.

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Daily Times

Army, minister condemn attack on Mir : April 19, 2014,

ISLAMABAD Condemning attack on noted journalist Hamid Mir in Karachi, Defence Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif on Saturday said that detailed inquiry would be launched into the incident to trace the culprits, which has also been demanded by the Pakistan Army to ascertain the facts.

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The Straits Times

Pakistan journalist critical of intelligence agencies, military survives shooting attack

Unknown gunmen on motorbikes opened fire at a prominent Pakistani television anchor on a busy road in the southern port city of Karachi on Saturday, officials said.

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The York Daily Record

Famous television host in Pakistan shot by gunmen

Police in Pakistan say gunmen have shot a famous television talk show host amid a wave of attacks on journalists in the country.

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ABC News

Famous Television Host in Pakistan Shot by Gunmen

Police in Pakistan say gunmen have shot a famous television talk show host amid a wave of attacks on journalists in the country.

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Daily Times

Attack on Mir condemned : April 19, 2014,

LAHORE President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif through separate statements condemned the attack on senior journalist Hamid Mir and expressed sorrow at the incident.

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Nerve News

Senior Pakistani journalist injured in attack

Pakistan's Geo News' senior anchorperson Hamid Mir who was injured in an attack by gunmen in Karachi Saturday, is now reported to have regained consciousness and is out of danger, a media report said.

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