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  1. Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 jolts Islamabad, parts of KPRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD/PESHAWAR: An earthquake of measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale jolted the federal capital and parts Khyber Pakhtunkhwa , including provincial capital Peshawar, on Sunday. No causality or property loss was reported.

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  2. Feeding the hungry: Cancer doesn't detract him from his life's missionRead the original story

    Sunday | Newkerala.com

    Chandigarh, Jan 14 : He is 83 years old and has been serving free food to the poor and needy for over three-and-a-half decades. He is fighting cancer and has sold off assets to keep his community service going.

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  3. Army, WAPDA, POF and Navy reach semifinalsRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 14 | Daily Times

    LAHORE: Pakistan Army, Pakistan WAPDA, Pakistan Ordnance Factory and Pakistan Navy reached the semifinals after beating their respective rivals in their last pool matches of the ongoing National Basketball Championship at the Sports Board Punjab Courts here on Sunday. Defending champions Army humbled Pakistan Railways easily 92-28 in a one sided first match.

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  4. Why Pakistan won't share intelligence with the USRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | BBC News

    Pakistan's defence minister Khurram Dastgir Khan has announced that he has suspended intelligence sharing with the US - the latest twist in the US-Pakistan row. But how much does it matter? Relations between Washington and Islamabad have been in the spotlight since US President Donald Trump's New Year's Day tweet, where he accused Pakistan of "lies and deceit".

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  5. Extension of superior courts' writ to FATA an epoch-making step: MarriyumRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Extension of the jurisdiction of Supreme Court and Peshawar High Court to FATA after 70 year is an epoch making step, said Minister of State for Information, Broadcasting, National History and Literary Heritage Marriyum Aurangzeb in on Saturday. She said that the passage of the bill was a democratic gift to the people of the FATA by parliament and all the political parties and people of Pakistan deserve congratulations for this development.

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  6. Women political activists become active in PeshawarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | Daily Times

    Dozens of burqa-clad women political activists are roaming in the streets of Sulaiman Khel, located on the outskirts of Peshawar. These women spend a few minutes in every home.

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  7. Workers craft carpets at factory in NW Pakistan's PeshawarRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 13 | Xinhuanet

    A man crafts a carpet at a local carpet factory in northwest Pakistan's Peshawar on Jan. 13, 2018. The workers of carpet industry in Peshawar earn around 500 Pakistani rupees (less than 5 USD) per day for their livelihood. (Xinhua/Saeed Ahmad)

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  8. Stories from PrintRead the original story

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa has told top US generals that the entire Pakistani nation 'felt betrayed' at criticism that it was not doing enough to fight terrorism, a state... ISLAMABAD: The Lower House of parliament on Friday passed a long-standing legislation extending jurisdiction of the Supreme Court and the Peshawar High Court to the Federally Administered T... ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office on Friday summoned acting Indian deputy high commissioner and lodged protest over unprovoked ceasefire violation by the Indian forces.

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  9. FATA Youth Jirga to launch series of protest till merger with KPRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Dozens of enraged members of FATA Youth Jirga on Friday held demonstration, seeking the long demanded FATA merger with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and repealing of Frontier Crimes Regulation -- a British era law that still governs the tribal region. Charged protesters including female students' chanted full-throated slogans such as "Go FCR Go and those who favour FCR is a traitor."

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  10. Lower House passes bill to extend jurisdiction of SC, PHC to FATARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    None other than JUI-F opposes bill tabled by newly appointed law minister * Legislators condemn rape and murder of seven-year-old Zainab in Kasur ISLAMABAD: The Lower House of parliament on Friday passed a long-standing legislation extending jurisdiction of the Supreme Court and the Peshawar High Court to the Federally Administered Tribal Areas . The bill was tabled in the National Assembly by newly appointed Minster for Law and Justice Mehmood Bashir Virk, which was smoothly passed by the house as none other than Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl opposed the legislation.

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  11. People no more trust Punjab Police, claims Imran KhanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Times

    PESHAWAR: Criticising the Punjab government over, what he claimed, its failure to improve the provincial police department, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan said that despite being in the power for 19 years, Sharif brothers - deposed PM Nawaz and CM Shehbaz - have failed to reform police. "We have appointed the inspector general in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa on merit performance of K-P police makes me happy," he remarked, adding that merit could only be implemented once institutions were strengthened.

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  12. The rape and murder of Zainab Ansari is only part of the storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | ABC News

    Zainab Ansari's tragic death has left dozens of questions for Pakistan's law enforcement agencies, human rights watchdogs and society at large to answer. Last week, seven-year-old Zainab was on her way home from lessons on the Koran at a tuition centre when she was kidnapped.

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  13. Pakistan Needs to Protect Children from Sexual AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Humans Rights Watch

    People chant slogans and hold signs to condemn the rape and killing of 7-year-old girl Zainab Ansari in Kasur, during a protest in Peshawar, Pakistan January 11, 2018.

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  14. `A mad scramble': How Trump tweet on Pakistan blindsided U.S. officialsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 12 | UnionLeader.com

    U.S. President Donald Trump will extend sanctions relief granted to Iran under its 2015 nuclear deal with the United States and other world powers, leaving the accord intact for now, according to a... People burn a sign depicting a U.S. flag and a picture of U.S. President Donald Trump as they take part in an anti-U.S. rally in Peshawar, Pakistan, ... (more)

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  15. Partnership Brings Alabama, Pakistan Researchers TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Newswise

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - A professor at The University of Alabama is part of an international team performing geological research in northeast Pakistan aiming to understand where possible oil and gas deposits reside beneath the surface.

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  16. Afghan refugees register themselves in NW PakistanRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 11 | Xinhuanet

    An Afghan refugee shows a token for registration card at National Database & Registration Authority in northwest Pakistan's Peshawar, on Jan. 11, 2018. The Pakistani cabinet on Jan. 3 granted one month extension in the Proof of Registration cards that allow nearly 1.4 million registered refugees to stay legally in Pakistan.

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  17. A billion trees but no pollution inventoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Daily Times

    PESHAWAR: A shortage of provincial funds is threatening important anti-pollution projects including the launching of a Geographic Information System in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, officials said on Thursday. A member of the Forestry, Environment and Wildlife ministry confirmed that the environment department is facing cash-flow problems, thereby crucial initiatives of the Annual Development Programme 2017-18.

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  18. Protests Spread Across Pakistan After Girl's Rape, MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Weekday Magazine

    Protesters have rallied in several Pakistani cities amid widespread public outrage over the rape and killing of a 8-year-old girl. Lawyers and the women's wing of the religious Jamaat-e-Islami party marched through the northern city of Peshawar on January 11, while activists in the capital, Islamabad, also called for police to find and prosecute the killer of Zainab Ansari.

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  19. Murder, rape of 8-year-old Pakistan girl sparks protests around countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | GlobalNews

    A mob angered over the recent rape and murder of an 8-year-old Pakistan girl attacked a police station and a nearby government building in eastern Punjab province on Wednesday, triggering clashes that left at least two people dead and several injured, police said. The violence erupted in the city of Kasur hours before the funeral of Zainab Ansari, whose case has drawn wide public outrage.

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  20. Two dead after protests in Pakistan over rape, murder of 7-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Times of Oman

    People chant slogans and hold signs to condemn the rape and killing of 7-year-old girl Zainab Ansari in Kasur, during a protest in Peshawar, Pakistan January 11, 2018. Photo: Reuters People chant slogans and hold signs to condemn the rape and killing of 7-year-old girl Zainab Ansari in Kasur, during a protest in Peshawar, Pakistan January 11, 2018.

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