Islamabad, Pakistan Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Ombudsman disposes of 248,984 cases in three years25-Jul-1641Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: The federal ombudsman has disposed of around 248,984 complaints filed against federal government departments in three years from January 2013 to July this year. "There is no backlog of pending cases with the Federal Ombudsman secretariat, a statement quoting senior Adviser to Federal Ombudsman Hafiz Ahsaan Ahmad Khokhar said on Sunday.

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  2. Sushma Swaraj can't give verdict on 'future of Kashmir': PakRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad, July 24 : Pakistan on Sunday hit back at Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj over her recent assertion on Kashmir, saying the verdict on the future of the region will be decided by the people of the valley and not her. "Such a verdict on the future of Kashmir can only be given by the people of Kashmir and not by the External Affairs Minister of India.

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  3. Want relationship with Kashmiris based on emotional bonds, not just...Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | Newkerala.com

    Srinagar, July 24 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said the government wants a relationship with Kashmiris based not just on necessities, but a relationship based on emotional bonds. Addressing media here after completing a two-day visit to the Kashmir Valley, Singh, indirectly referring to Pakistan's attempts to fan tensions in the region, said, "We do not need the involvement of any third party to address the situation in Kashmir.

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  4. Nawaz Sharif's Kashmir dream is 'wishful thinking': Pakistan newspaperRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Times of India

    Describing Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's rhetoric about accession of Kashmir to Pakistan as "wishful thinking", the Daily Times, a leading Pakistani daily, said statements like these will invite "more trouble" for the country as well as for the Kashmiri people. ISLAMABAD: Describing Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's rhetoric about accession of Kashmir to Pakistan as "wishful thinking", a leading Pakistani daily on Sunday said statements like these will invite "more trouble" for the country as well as for the Kashmiri people.

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  5. Hypocrisy or what?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    The Pakistani "brothers" of Turkey are in very serious condition nowadays. Ankara is pressing hard to convince Islamabad to take over a network of schools belonging to the Fethullah GA1 4len Islamist brotherhood - or as has become fashionable nowadays in Turkey, the "FETA- Terrorist Gang."

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  6. India urges 'maximum restraint' in restive KashmirRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Yahoo!

    New Delhi's home minister called for "maximum restraint" in Indian Kashmir on Sunday after weeks of clashes between protesters and security forces that left scores dead. At least 49 people have been killed in clashes in Indian-administered Kashmir following the death of popular young rebel commander Burhan Wani in a gunfight with security forces on July 8. Speaking at the end of a two-day visit to the restive region, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said he was concerned about the violence and called on both sides to ease tensions.

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  7. Pak asks Nobel committee to consider Edhi for peace prizeRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad, July 24 : Pakistan Peoples Party leader Syed Khurshid Shah has made the first official effort to nominate deceased humanitarian and philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi for the Nobel Peace Prize. Shah has written to the Nobel Committee in Norway with a request to nominate Edhi for the prestigious prize for his "unmatchable services for the cause of humanity", reports the Dawn.

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  8. CM Mehbooba's suggestion on AFSPA will have to wait for 'appropriate time': Defence ExpertRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | Newkerala.com

    Jammu, July 24 : Defence Expert M.M. Khajuria on Sunday said Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti's suggestion of revoking the Armed Forces Special Powers Act on an experimental basis will have to wait for an 'appropriate time', as the present situation is hardly the time to raise such issues. He lashed out at Pakistan for glorifying a terrorist like Burhan Wani and said Islamabad's attitude in recent times has been 'belligerent'.

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  9. Encouraging youth to take up arms reflects Pak's 'hypocrisy': MehboobaRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | Newkerala.com

    Srinagar, July 24 : Asserting that the relations between India and Pakistan were at its best during the regime of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday said encouraging the youngsters to take up arms in Kashmir reflected 'hypocrisy' on the part of Islamabad. Mehbooba, who met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh here today, thanked the doctors and other personnel working round the clock to bring the situation in Jammu and Kashmir back to normal.

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  10. BSF, Pak Rangers to hold DG-level talks in Islamabad next weekRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, July 24 : Amidst escalating tension between both sides, the Border Security Force and Pakistan Rangers will hold Director General-level talks in Islamabad next week. The decision comes in the backdrop of India and Pakistan trading barbs over the ongoing unrest in the valley after the encounter of slain militant Burhan Wani.

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  11. Ties with Pakistan bigger challenge than combating terror groups': Afghanistan President Ashraf GhaniRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | India.com

    Islamabad/Kabul, Jul 24: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has hit out at Pakistan for providing safe havens to terrorists and said having state-to-state ties with the neighbouring country a "bigger challenge" for his government than combating terror groups such as al-Qaeda and Taliban. The Afghan President also said that Kabul was proud of its friendship with India as New Delhi shares Afghanistan's democratic aspirations.

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  12. Weekend Circuit: Damages For Terror Victims, Extortive Porn CartelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Daily Caller

    Iran's President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a news conference in Islamabad, Pakistan, March 26, 2016. REUTERS/Faisal Mahmood/File Photo This is Weekend Circuit, a weekly review of the serious and the silly in federal appellate courts in the last week.

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  13. Verdict on future of Kashmir only by Kashmiri people: Sartaj AzizRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | India.com

    Islamabad, Jul 24: Amid a war of words, Pakistan today said any verdict on the future of Kashmir can only be given by the Kashmiri people, a day after New Delhi made it clear that the whole of Jammu and Kashmir belongs to India and will never become part of Pakistan. In response to the statement by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, that "the whole of Jammu & Kashmir belongs to India and Kashmir will never become part of Pakistan," Pakistan's Foreign Affairs Adviser Sartaj Aziz said, "Such a verdict on the future of Kashmir can only be given by the people of Kashmir and not by the External Affairs Minister of India".

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  14. Al Qaeda chief urges kidnappings of Westerners for prisoner swaps - SITERead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ISLAMABAD: Al Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri has appeared in an audio interview calling on fighters to take Western hostages and exchange them for jailed jihadists, the monitoring service SITE Intelligence Group said on Sunday. In recording posted online, Al-Zawahiri called on the global militant network to kidnap Westerners "until they liberate the last Muslim male prisoner and last Muslim female prisoner in the prisons of the Crusaders, apostates, and enemies of Islam," according to SITE.

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  15. Pakistan newspaper calls PM Nawaz Sharif's Kashmir dream a 'wishful thinking'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad, July 24 : A leading Pakistani daily on Sunday said country's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has been inviting 'more trouble' for Pakistan and Kashmiris by making statements like his recent rhetoric on accession of Kashmir. It called the Prime Ministers rhetoric on accession of Kashmir as wishful thinking.

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  16. India urges security forces to exercise restraint in KashmirRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Star Online

    India has asked its security forces to exercise restraint in responding to protests in disputed Kashmir and replace pellet guns with non-lethal weapons, its home affairs minister said on Sunday. Forty six people have been killed and more 5,000 wounded, including Indian security forces, since protests erupted after the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani on July 8. Normal life remains paralysed because of the curfew imposed by the government and calls for a shutdown by separatist leaders.

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  17. Rajnath appeals for Kashmir peace, tells Pakistan to behaveRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | Newkerala.com

    Srinagar, July 24 : Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday urged Kashmiri youths to end their protests and ordered security forces to avoid pellet guns to bring peace in the Kashmir Valley. He also told Pakistan not to encourage people in Jammu and Kashmir to become terrorists.

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  18. 'Ties with Pak bigger challenge than terror war'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Times of India

    ISLAMABAD/KABUL: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has hit out at Pakistan for providing safe havens to terrorists and said having state-to-state ties with the neighbouring country is a "bigger challenge" for his government than combating terror groups such as al-Qaida and Taliban. The Afghan President also said that Kabul was proud of its friendship with India as New Delhi shares Afghanistan's democratic aspirations.

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  19. Pakistan condemns German mall attackRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad, July 24 : The Government of Pakistan on Sunday condemned the attack in a shopping mall in Munich that has led to deaths of nine people and injured sixteen people. The Government and the people of Pakistan extend their heartfelt condolences to the Government and the people of the Germany on this horrifying tragedy.

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  20. Turkey's anti-Gulen campaign: Strengthening militants and jihadistsRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | Switched

    A Turkish demand that Pakistan close 28 primary and secondary schools associated with controversial, self-exiled Turkish preacher Fethullah Gulen has put the government in Islamabad in a quandary as it attempts to get a grip on an education sector in which militant Islamists and jihadists figure prominently. Turkish Ambassador to Pakistan S. Babur Girgin's demand for the closure of the schools operated by PakTurk International Schools and Colleges was part of a global effort to dismantle the network of Mr. Gulen, the Pennsylvania-based head of Hizmet, one of the world's largest and wealthiest Islamic movements with businesses, schools and universities in scores of countries.

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