Federally Administered Tribal Areas, Pakistan Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Train diariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | Daily Times

    There were chances of the trip getting cancelled at the last minute, miraculously though, we were able to pull it off. During our journey spread over a period of 16 days, we explored the most deserted parts of Sindh, drove on the Makran coastline in Balochistan, and traveled to the farthest corner of Tharparkar.

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  2. NOC for (I)NGOs or tool for corruption?Read the original story

    Nov 7, 2017 | Daily Times

    One of the reasons for Pakistan's current tardy and obstructive governance stems from a reckless propensity to deny, suspend, or shut-down things are viewed as detrimental to the so-called 'national interests.' Shutting down YouTube for years, for instance, was just one of the many symptoms of this malaise that often ends up tainting Pakistan's image as a reactionary, retrogressive country that is still governed by an obscurantist bureaucracy.

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  3. Fossil fuels will be main energy source for decades - OPECRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | The Wichita Eagle

    Motorcycles and vehicles are driven on a road while fog envelopes the area in Peshawar, Pakistan, Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017. Smog has enveloped much of Pakistan and neighboring India, causing highway accidents and respiratory problems, and forcing many residents to stay home, officials said.

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  4. OPEC: Fossil fuels will be main energy source for decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | USA Today

    OPEC's annual World Oil Outlook says renewables will have fastest growth but their share of total energy supply will remain below 5.5% by 2040. Republicans wanted to drill in an-oil rich area of an Alaskan refuge for decades, and the political stars are perfectly aligned for that to happen.

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  5. Border crossing closed as body of Pakistani diplomat shot in Afghanistan returnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ISLAMABAD: The Khyber Pass border between Pakistan and Afghanistan was closed to all traffic on Tuesday for the return of a Pakistani diplomat who was shot dead in Afghanistan by unknown gunmen. Pakistan summoned the Afghan charge d'affaires in Islamabad to protest against the killing of consular official Nayyar Iqbal Rana on Monday near his residence in the eastern city of Jalalabad, Pakistan's foreign office said in a statement.

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  6. Amnesty International tells Pakistan to end enforced disappearancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    Alarmed by reports it has received on enforced disappearances, particularly of activists in southwestern province of Balochistan, Amnesty International called Islamabad to carry out independent and effective investigations to determine the fate of all missing people. It asked the Pakistan authorities to either release the person in their custody or charge them with a recognisable criminal offence.

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  7. Pakistan: Unidentified gunman kills two cops in PeshawarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | DNA India

    Unidentified gunmen opened fire at a temporary check post in the restive northwest Pakistan, killing two policemen, an official has said. The gunmen riding a car were asked to stop by the police as their vehicle came near the Shago Naka check post in Mardan district bordering Malakand agency in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa yesterday, but responded by opening fire at the security officials, the police official said.

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  8. Policemen arrest Mufti Abdul Qavi, a religious cleric, who was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    At least 280 such murders were recorded by the independent Human Rights Commission of Pakistan from October 2016 to June of this year A year since new laws came into force aimed at stemming the flow of "honour killings", scores of young women in deeply conservative Pakistan are still being murdered by relatives for bringing shame on their family. The shocking murder of Pakistani social media star Qandeel Baloch by her brother last July turned the spotlight on an epidemic of so-called honour killings and sparked a fresh push to close loopholes allowing the killers to walk free.

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  9. Pakistan seeks new US deal after returning nine military choppersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | The Indian Express

    Pakistan had received a total of 12 aircraft, including three fixed-wing Cessna airplanes, from the US for anti-narcotics operations in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas and Balochistan, the Dawn reported Pakistan is seeking a new deal with the US for acquiring an unspecified number of helicopters for anti-narcotics operations after returning nine military choppers it had received in 2002, a media report said Tuesday. Pakistan today returned five of the nine Huey II helicopters it had received almost 15 years ago.

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  10. Global Warming Is Hitting People's Health: Medical StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | NBC New York

    In this Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 file photo, a patient suffering from dengue fever lies in a hospital bed in Peshawar, Pakistan. Cases of dengue fever _ a painful mosquito-borne spread disease _ have doubled every decade since 1990 with 58.4 million cases and 10,000 deaths in 2013.

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  11. Pak: Despite new law, women still killed for 'honor'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | The Times of India

    ISLAMABAD: A year since new laws came into force aimed at stemming the flow of "honour killings", scores of young women in deeply conservative Pakistan are still being murdered by relatives for bringing shame on their family. The shocking murder of Pakistani social media star Qandeel Baloch by her brother last July turned the spotlight on an epidemic of so-called honour killings and sparked a fresh push to close loopholes allowing the killers to walk free.

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  12. Qandeelbaloch 134x76Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | New Vision

    At least 280 such murders were recorded by the independent Human Rights Commission of Pakistan from October 2016 to June of this year In this photograph taken on June 28, 2016, Pakistani social media celebrity, Qandeel Baloch arrives for a press conference in Lahore. Love can get you killed in Pakistan, where hundreds of women are murdered annually for "honour" - and new legislation put in place one year ago has done very little to change that, experts say.

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  13. Photo: In this Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 file photo, a patiRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    In this Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 file photo, a patient suffering from dengue fever lies in a hospital bed in Peshawar, Pakistan. Cases of dengue fever - a painful mosquito-borne spread disease - have doubled every decade since 1990 with 58.4 million cases and 10,000 deaths in 2013.

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  14. 10 Things to Know for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Daily Times

    Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl leaves the Fort Bragg courtroom facility after a sentencing hearing on Monday, Oct. 30, 2017, on Fort Bragg, N.C. Bergdahl, who walked off his base in Afghanistan in 2009 and was held by the Taliban for five years, pleaded guilty to desertion and misbehavior before the enemy. FILE - In this June 11, 2017, file photo, Kevin Spacey arrives at the 71st annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York.

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  15. Doctors: Global warming is taking a toll on people's healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Daily Herald

    In this Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 file photo, a patient suffering from dengue fever lies in a hospital bed in Peshawar, Pakistan. Cases of dengue fever _ a painful mosquito-borne spread disease _ have doubled every decade since 1990 with 58.4 million cases and 10,000 deaths in 2013.

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  16. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Cases of dengue fever _ a painful mosquito-borne spread disease _ have doubled every deca... Members of Congressional delegations from Oregon and Washington state say the Trump administration has walked away from the federal government's obligation to build new homes for Indians whose original abodes were... Members of Congressional delegations from Oregon and Washington state say the Trump administration has walked away from the federal government's obligation to build new homes for Indians whose original abodes were submerged by dams.

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  17. Abduction of Afghan deputy governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | Daily Times

    Mohammad Nabi Ahmadi, deputy governor of Afghanistan's Kunar province, came to Peshawar for medical treatment but got abducted by unidentified gunmen. So far, the motives of his abduction remain unknown.

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  18. Afghan deputy governor goes missing in northwest PakistanRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

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  19. Earthquake jolts northern Pakistan, Afghan mountain rangeRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

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  20. Senior Afghan Official Kidnapped In PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | Weekday Magazine

    Police said Muhammad Nabi Ahmadi was in the Dabgari neighborhood of Peshawar when gunmen forced him into a vehicle and drove away. Pakistani police say gunmen kidnapped a senior Afghan official in the northwestern city of Peshawar.

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