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  1. Pak shoemaker jailed for designing special Peshawari chappals for Indian actor Shah Rukh KhanRead the original story

    36 min ago | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug. 27 : A Pakistani fan of Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan has landed himself in jail for designing Peshawari chappals made out of deer skin. The actor's cousin , Noor Jehan, who lives in Peshawar, approached shoemaker Jehangir Khan and asked him to make two pairs of Peshawari chappals for the actor on Khan's special request, reports the Dawn.

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  2. Making Peshawari sandals for Shah Rukh Khan lands Pakistani shoemaker in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | DNA India

    A Pakistani shoemaker has landed himself in jail after he boasted to the media that he was going to send Peshawari sandals made from deer's skin to Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan. According to reports, a cousin of Shah Rukh who lives in Peshawar went to shoemaker Jahangir Khan last Friday and asked him to make two pairs of Peshawari sandals for the actor.

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  3. Pakistani shoemaker jailed over deer skin sandals for Shahrukh KhanRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    A Pakistani shoemaker has landed himself in jail after he boasted to the media that he was going to send Peshawari sandals made from deer's skin to Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan. According to reports, a cousin of Shahrukh who lives in Peshawar went to shoemaker Jahangir Khan last Friday and asked him to make two pairs of Peshawari sandals for the actor.

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  4. Pakistani man who made deer skin sandals for Shah Rukh Khan arrestedRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad, Aug 27 : Pakistan Wildlife Department on Friday arrested a shoemaker who made Peshawari sandals with deer skin for Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan. With years of experience and one of Peshawar's oldest chappal maestros, Jahangir Khan boasted about the sandals in the media only to invite Wildlife Department to take action against him.

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  5. Pak HRC Asks Government to Ensure Safety of Indian PrisonerRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Outlook

    An Indian man who is serving a three-year sentence in Pakistan for illegally entering the country faces "threats" to his life in prison, Pakistan Human Rights Commission has said and asked the government to ensure his safety. Hamid Nehal Ansari, 31, a Mumbai resident, was convicted in February in Kohat, a city in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan.

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  6. Editor's choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    A vehicle of Turkey's main opposition Republican People's Party leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu is guarded by security officers after an attack against his convoy in the northeastern city of Artvin, Turkey. REUTERS/Stringer A vehicle of Turkey's main opposition Republican People's Party leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu is guarded by security officers after an attack against his convoy in the northeastern city of Artvin, Turkey.

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  7. Steve McCurry's photographs from Afghanistan captivate at Michener MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Morning Call

    This iconic photograph, 'Afghan Girl,' is among the photos on display at the Michener Museum of Art through Oct. 23 in 'Unguarded, Untold, Iconic: Afghanistan through the Lens of Steve McCurry.' The photo was taken in 1984 in Peshawar, Pakistan.

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  8. Top travel photos of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Stuff.co.nz

    Tourists visit the Tower of the Winds, open to the public for the first time in more than 200 years after being restored, in the Roman Agora, in Plaka, central Athens. Tourists watch a fresco as they visit the Brussels district of Molenbeek during a guided tour showing off the area's manufacturing heritage, diverse population and lively market, Belgium.

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  9. Photos of the Day for Aug. 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Globe and Mail

    Orthodox nuns hold candles and flowers as they walk in a procession to bring the icon of the Virgin Mary to the tomb where it is believed she is buried, through Jerusalem's Old City. People sit on the beach whilst others take a sea bath in Calais, as a wave of heat strikes France.

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  10. At least 13 dead in attack on American University outside KabulRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KRON 4

    It underscored how militants are able to stage large-scale attacks - even in the country's capital - despite efforts by the Afghan authorities to improve security. Afghan authorities say the dead included seven students and one teacher.

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    Thursday | Urdu Times

    Ahmed Faraz real name was Ahmed Shah . He was born in Peshawar on 12 January 1931 . Ahmed Faraz has an MA in Urdu , Persian and English literature and radio began life in Pakistan . Later, he became a lecturer attached to the University . Ahmed Faraz were

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  12. Wiping out militancy imperative for Pakistan's existence: Nawaz SharifRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | India.com

    Islamabad, Aug 24 : Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today said that wiping out the threat of militancy is "imperative" for Pakistan's existence and survival. The Prime Minister chaired a meeting at the Prime Minister House here to review the progress on the implementation of National Action Plan , adopted after Peshawar school attack to deal with terrorism.

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  13. 'Kya Dilli, Kya Lahore' to showcase paintings, sculptures, fashionRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, Aug 24 : 'Kya Dilli, Kya Lahore', a fashion and lifestyle exhibition celebrating the craft and cultural legacy of India and Pakistan, is set to showcase art and artefacts such as paintings and sculptures, apart from fashion, in its third edition. The third edition is set to take place in January 5-7 next year.

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  14. Terrorist organisation Jamaat-ur-Ahrar defying anti-militancy operation 'Zarb-e-Azb' in PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Merinews

    Pakistan is getting isolated internationally and leading to a chaotic situation internally primarily due to its biased handling of issue of terrorism in and outside the country. This has also resulted into tense relations between Army Chief General Raheel Sharif and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

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  15. Grenade wounds two schoolchildren in NW Pakistan -- policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Manila Bulletin

    A hand grenade exploded Tuesday, wounding two school children, one critically, as they were playing with it in a remote northwestern Pakistani village, police said. The incident took place a primary school in Dhob Darra of northwestern Upper Dir valley, where Taliban militants have been active.

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  16. Turkey says suicide bomber who killed 51 was a childRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ISTANBUL The suicide bomber who attacked a wedding party in Gaziantep, near the border with Syria, was between the ages of 12 and 14 years, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday. Mr. Erdogan blamed the attack on the Islamic State, the terrorist group that controls a swath of land straddling the frontier between Iraq and Syria.

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  17. Foreign Entanglements II - Or, How I Failed to go Flyfishing in ...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 22 | Bangor Daily News

    Note this, from the website visitpak.com : "You possibly can new driver to be able to Chitral Pakistan by street by way of the actual Malakand Peas, yet at 3, two hundred metres choosing obstructed by snowfall through winter weather and it is only open up from May to be able to October. Notice in addition that wills almost the entire street is only suitable for 4Wd automobiles."

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  18. Influential Taliban commander pledges to new emirRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | The Long War Journal

    Anwar ul Haq Mujahid, the commander of the Tora Bora Military Front and son of an influential Taliban leader who was instrumental in welcoming Osama bin Laden to Afghanistan after al Qaeda was ejected from Sudan in 1996, has sworn allegiance to the Taliban's new emir. Anwar ul Haq's pledge was announced on Aug. 21 by Zabihullah Mujahid, an official spokesman of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan - the official name of the Taliban.

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  19. Afghans expelled by Pakistan in dire need of aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Al Jazeera

    Very few of the returnees have received any form of support from local, state or international organisations, Kate O'Rourke of the Norwegian Refugee Council's said in a statement on Sunday. "These people are falling between the cracks.

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  20. Pakistani forces kill six in new offensive near Afghan borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Reuters

    Pakistani security forces have killed six people in a remote northwestern valley near the Afghan border in a new offensive against Islamist militants in the area, the military said. All six of those killed in the offensive in the Khyber region were "terrorists", the military said in a statement late on Sunday.

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