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  1. 15 injured as 5.8-quake jolts countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Nation

    ISLAMABAD : More than 20 mudhouses collapsed and at least 15 people sustained injuries as a 5. 8 magnitude earthquake and two aftershocks hit northern region of the country, including capital city of Islamabad on Friday. Strong tremors jolted Islamabad, Mansehra, Murree, Abbottabad, Swat, Haripur, Malakand, Nowshehra, Shangla Hill, Battagram, Rawalpindi and adjoining areas.

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  2. 15 people injured as 5.8 magnitude earthquake jolts northern areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Nation

    Islamabad- More than twenty mud houses collapsed and at least 15 people sustained injuries, as a 5.8 magnitude earthquake and two aftershocks hit northern region of the country, including capital city of Islamabad on Friday morning. Strong tremors jolted Islamabad, Mansehra, Murree, Abbottabad, Swat, Haripur, Malakand, Nowshehra, Shangla Hill, Battagram, Rawalpindi and adjoining areas.

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  3. Afghan refugees repatriation timeline set to be missedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | The Nation

    Pakistan's hopes of Afghan refugees voluntary return to Afghanistan as per December 2015 timeline are likely to dash to the ground because of Kabul's ostensible delay in creating conditions, or pull factor, for their dignified return. Sources privy to the situation told The Nation that Islamabad was worried after the UNHCR and the Afghan government failed to create a pull factor for Afghan refugees to go back.

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  4. 'Inter-varsity coactions vital to strengthen social sciences'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | The Nation

    The inter-university collaborations within and outside the country are vital for strengthening social sciences in Pakistan. Pakistan has among the lowest accessibility to higher education 8%, among the 17-23 year old as compared to Bangladesh 12%, India 18%, Indonesia 23%, Turkey 39% and South Korea 95%", stated renowned social scientist and newly appointed Chairperson Punjab Higher Education Commission Prof Dr Mohammad Nizamuddin during a reception hosted in his honour by Inter-University Consortium for Promotion of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities here.

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  5. Crowds continue to pour at Women Entrepreneurs Trade Fair 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | The Nation

    Crowds continued to pour at concluding day of Women Entrepreneurs Trade Fair 2015, as visitors flocked the venue, said enthusiastic notes by women entrepreneurs, who put their innovative artwork on display at the two-day trade expo here in provincial capital. "We anticipated a good response from city residents as the fair is practically exhibiting every possible product," said young emerging entrepreneur Huma Fayyaz, branding with KPK Entrepreneur Centre Peshawar, while talking to this scribe on sideline of two-day exhibition, organised by Trade Development Authority of Pakistan in collaboration with Women Chamber of Commerce and Industry Peshawar at local hotel.

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  6. Wah murder convict is to be first executed civilian in 6 yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | CNN

    Shoaib Sarwar, a resident of garrison city of Wah Cantonment who is scheduled to be hanged on early hours of Tuesday would be the first civilian executed in six years outrage from national and international rights groups. According to police and family sources, convicted murderer Shoaib Sarwar is likely to be executed in next few hours as jail authorities have arranged last meeting with his family including his parents, brothers and sister in Adiala jail on Monday afternoon.

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  7. Jungle around parks fast turning into 'human dumpsite'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | The Nation

    The jungle in and around the gardens and parks of the federal capital is fast turning into a 'human dumpsite' as Aabpara police have recovered two dead bodies from Rose and Jasmine Garden and Shakarparian Park during the last two days. On Sunday, the police recovered the bullet-riddled dead body of an unknown woman aged 65-70 from Shakarparian falling within the jurisdiction of Aabpara police limits.

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  8. Female prisoner dies in Haripur jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | The Nation

    TARBELA GHAZI : A female prisoner detained in a drug smuggling case died in the Central Jail Haripur on Sunday. According to a source, one Ghazala wife of Ghulam Hussain, resident of Sialkot, was spending her 25-year imprisonment in a drug smuggling case in the Haripur Central Jail where she suffered a cardiac arrest.

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  9. Pakistan to execute convict on non-terror chargeRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Another Pakistani convict will be hanged in Punjab province's Haripur central jail as the prison authorities received his death warrant Friday. Shoaib Sarwar, who was awarded the death sentence on murder charges, is likely to be executed within the next three days, The Nation reported.

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  10. First convict to be executed on non-terrorism chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Nation

    Haripur- Another convict is to be hanged in Punjab's Haripur central jail as authorities received his death warrants. According to media reports, convicted murderer Shoaib Sarwar is likely to be executed in next three days.

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  11. LAHORE: Pakistan's first high-security prison - ready for opening'Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Asia News Network

    The country's first-ever high security prison in Sahiwal, set up to detain dangerous and high-profile prisoners linked with terrorism and sectarianism is ready for inauguration, that is likely next month. The jail which has been constructed on 98 acres with an estimated cost of 930.206 million rupees will have capacity to hold 1,044 prisoners.

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  12. Three Afghan nationals die in road accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Nation

    Three Afghani nationals were killed in a road accident when a Suzuki van collided with an oil tanker in Haripur on Monday. According to the details, three Afghan nationals were on way to Islamabad Airport from Abbottabad in a van to receive their relative who was coming from Saudi Arabia.

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  13. Another convict hanged for attempt to kill Musharraf : January 01, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Daily Times

    PESHAWAR: Niaz Muhammad, who was sentenced to death in the Pervez Musharraf attack case, was executed early on Wednesday morning. According to Peshawar Central Jail authorities, Niaz Muhammad was hanged to death Wednesday morning.

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  14. Another convict in Musharraf's assassination case executed at Peshawar Central PrisonRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    A former Air Force junior technician, convicted in the assassination attempt case of former Chief of Army Staff General Pervez Musharraf has been executed at Pakistan's Peshawar Central Prison. Niaz Mohammad was sentenced to death over an attempt to kill Musharraf in Rawalpindi in 2003, reported Dawn News.

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  15. Ex-air force man hanged for trying to kill MusharrafRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    A former Pakistan Air Force junior technician, convicted for trying to assassinate then president Pervez Musharraf, was executed Wednesday, a media report said. Niaz Mohammad was hanged at the Peshawar Central Prison, Dawn online reported.

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  16. Another convict in Musharraf attack case executedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | The Nation

    Peshawar- Niaz Muhamamd, convicted of orchestrating the murder attempt on former military ruler General Pervez Musharraf, was hanged at the Central Jail today. Niaz Muhammad who belonged to Swabi was an aide of Adnan Rashid, a notorious militant leader and an accused in the Musharraf attack case.

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  17. Convict in Musharraf assassination attempt case executedRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Big News Network.com

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  18. NewsbriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | The Nation

    Forests play critical role in regulating climate through carbon cycle ISLAMABAD : Forests play a critical role in regulating the Earth's climate through the carbon cycle, removing carbon from the atmosphere as they grow while storing carbon in leaves, woody tissue, roots and organic matter in soil. This was stated by Kashif Salik, an environmental expert who is working at Sustainable Policy Development Institute .

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  19. Ancient Buddhist sculptures discovered in PakistanRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Ancient Buddhist sculptures have been found in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province during an excavation work, a media report said Saturday. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa archaeology and museum director Abdul Samad said the sculptures and heads, dating back to second to fifth century BC, had been discovered during excavation at Bhamala Buddhist Complex in Haripur district, Dawn online reported.

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  20. 12 killed in separate road accidents : December 27, 2014,Read the original story

    Dec 26, 2014 | Daily Times

    ABBOTTABAD/HANGU: At least four passengers were killed and seven others injured when a speedy bus plunged into a deep ravine at Nari area of Abbottabad, on Friday morning. According to police, the ill-fated passengers were going to Haripur Havalian from Lora Jabri when the driver lost control over the vehicle while taking a sharp turn in the mountainous region.

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