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47 min ago | Suria

Pakistan army chief intervenes in...

Pakistan's army chief was named mediator Thursday in a fortnight-long political crisis, fuelling speculation that the military could use the protests against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to re-assert its dominance over the civilian government.

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47 min ago | Newsday

Pakistan army to mediate between PM, protesters

A supporter of Pakistani Muslim cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri flashes a victory sign with fingers painted with color scheme of her party flag, during a sit-in protest near the parliament building in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014.

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47 min ago | Newsday

Pakistan army to mediate between PM, protesters

A supporter of Pakistani Muslim cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri flashes a victory sign with fingers painted with color scheme of her party flag, during a sit-in protest near the parliament building in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

CPJ Press Freedom Online

Death threats sent to Pakistani journalist Kamran Shafi and his family

The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on authorities to immediately investigate threats made against Pakistani journalist Kamran Shafi and his family, and to ensure their security.

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Big News Network.com

PM Modi will oppose any country that is against India: Shahnawaz Hussain

Commenting on General Pervez Musharraf's statement that Narendra Modi is 'anti-Pakistan', Bharatiya Janata Party leader Shahnawaz Hussain on Wednesday said the Prime Minister is a patriot and will oppose any nation that is against India.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Reuters

Pakistan's prime minister meets army chief amid crisis

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif met the powerful army chief on Tuesday, a source in his administration said, as a political deadlock over mass protests for the government's resignation showed no signs of resolution.

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The Nation

Treason Case: Hearing adjourned till 2nd September

Islamabad- The sit-ins of Pakistan Awami Tehreek and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf at the Red Zone area of Islamabad caused the hearings of the treason trial against former President Pervez Musharraf to be adjourned without any proceedings today.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Nation

Use of force to damage democracy, says Imran

PTI chief Imran Khan on Monday alluded to the imposition of martial law, warning any kind of police action would damage democracy.

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Anchorage Daily News

Fishermen Cross an Imperceptible Line Into Enemy Waters

KARACHI, Pakistan -- Fishermen bustled through a ramshackle harbor, a knot of narrow streets and one-room houses on the edge of Karachi, as they prepared to set out to sea for the summer fishing season.

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Asia Times

Speaking Freely Pakistan: Narrative of a counter-revolution

SPEAKING FREELY Pakistan: Narrative of a counter-revolution By Daniele Grassi Speaking Freely is an Asia Times Online feature that allows guest writers to have their say.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Nation

'Ali Baba 40 thieves' breaking record of civilian dictatorship: Musharraf

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/24-Aug-2014/ali-baba-40-thieves-breaking-record-of-civilian-dictatorship-musharraf For news details Read on : 'Ali Baba 40 thieves' breaking record of civilian dictatorship: Musharraf KARACHI/ISLAMABAD- Former president and chief of All Pakistan Muslim League General Pervez Musharraf said ... (more)

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

The China Post

Pakistani journalist Asma Shirazi wins 2014 Peter Mackler award

Asma Shirazi, Pakistan's first female war correspondent and host of popular TV talk shows, was named 2014 Winner of Peter Mackler Award for Courageous and Ethical Journalism on Friday.

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Times of Oman

All eyes on Asif Zardari as Sharif fights for survival

Since what you read last week in this column, the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz is no closer to a definite resolution of the political crisis in Islamabad than it was then.

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The Nation

Musharraf's party calls for withdrawal of treason trial to 'end political deadlock'

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/23-Aug-2014/musharraf-s-party-calls-for-withdrawal-of-treason-trial-to-end-political-deadlock For news details Read on : Musharraf's party calls for withdrawal of treason trial to 'end political deadlock' LAHORE- With so much uncertainty and speculation already surrounding the ongoing ... (more)

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Nation

SC cautions State against any unconstitutional step

The Supreme Court Friday once again cautioned the State functionaries and authorities from taking any extra-constitutional or unconstitutional step by stating it had already passed an order in this regard on August 15. Chief Justice Nasirul Mulk, heading a five-member bench that heard Supreme Court Bar Association petition, said: "The 3rd November ... (more)

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The Nation

Shireen Mazari lashes out at Iftikhar Chaudhry

The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader Dr. Shireen Mazari today lashed out at former Chief Justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry.

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Rediff.com

Modi's two big mistakes

These are the government's first two big blunders of commission, as distinct from its errors of omission.

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Outlook

Soft Coup, Hard Reset?

It's Nawaz Sharif's decision to continue the judicial proceedings against Musharraf that remain at the heart of the current crisis, the ultimate beneficiary of which would be the military establishment "The man's undone forever; for if Hector break not his neck in the combat, he'll break it himself in vain-glory" Things are still extremely fluid in ... (more)

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Mid-Day Mumbai

The India Pakistan merry-go-round

Narendra Modi's invitation to SAARC leaders for the swearing in May was a smart move and it threw three groups into a spin.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Indian Express

Modi govt overreacted to Pakistan envoy's meeting with separatists?

This is not for the first time that separatists have met the Pakistan High Commissioners or political heads before the talks.

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