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  1. Civil-military duo discusses Rangers operation in Karachi : September 02, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Times

    As per media reports, Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday. The meeting continued for more than one hour during which the leaders exchanged views on the situation at the eastern and western borders of the country and internal and external security situation.

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  2. Islamabad to get Rs5bn facelift as host of OIC summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The Peninsula

    ISLAMABAD: The government of Pakistan has decided to hold summit of Organisation of Islamic Cooperation in befitting manner on November 11 this year. It would be third summit of the OIC, Pakistan will be hosting.

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  3. 6 killed in U.S. drone strike in NW PakistanRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Xinhuanet

    At least six people were killed on Tuesday night in a U.S. drone strike launched in Pakistan 's northwestern tribal region of North Waziristan, local media reported. According to the reports, the U.S. unmanned aircraft fired two missiles at a compound in the Shawal valley of North Waziristan, Pakistan's restive tribal region bordering Afghanistan .

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  4. US drone strike kills five militants in NW PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Vanguard

    A US drone attack on a militant compound in a restive Pakistani tribal area Tuesday killed at least five militants, security officials said. The drone strike took place in Lawra Mandi area in the North Waziristan tribal district bordering Afghanistan, where the Pakistani military is battling Taliban militants.

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  5. Rabbani asks govt to call CCI meeting on child rights : September 01, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD Acting President Raza Rabbani has asked the government to call a meeting of the Council of Common Interests to bring laws on child rights enacted in provinces and ensure their implementation as a comprehensive law. Speaking at a seminar on child rights at the Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services , he urged the government to form a joint parliamentary committee with equal participation of government and opposition members of the Senate and the National Assembly and mandated to look into the performance and implementation of the law.

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  6. PPP denounces corruption, will not tolerate graft charges' : September 01, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD After getting seven-day protective bail in eight cases of graft, former prime minister Yousuf Raza Gilani termed the corruption cases as part of a campaign of political victimisation against him, but expressed the hope that the courts would dispense justice. Blaming the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-N, he said that the Federal Investigation Agency was a part of the government and could not act without the government's orders.

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  7. Pakistan likely to incorporate Imam Hatip system into seminary educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD Turkish Ambassador S Babur Girgin has proposed to establish seminaries based on the Imam Hatip schools system in Turkey. During his meeting, he briefed State Minister for Education Muhammad Balighur Rahman about the research which shows results on the comparison of Pakistani seminaries and Turkish seminaries.

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  8. Asian Bank, UK to co-finance $327m in economic corridor : September 01, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD The Asian Development Bank and the Department for International Development of the United Kingdom will co-finance the $327 million cost of the 59 kilometres Hassanabdal-Havelian Expressway project. "Asian Bank and DFID are joining hands to promote regional connectivity, economic growth, and stability in Pakistan.

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  9. Indo-Pak ballet: Trade talks hit by NSA imbroglioRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Rediff.com

    Islamabad has it that they wanted the meet to also take business ties forward; Indian Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman sends Safta summit invite to Pakistan counterpart he recent imbroglio surrounding the meeting between India and Pakistan's national security advisers has also impacted the bilateral trade talks. Sartaj Aziz, Pakistan's NSA, was coming here with a long-term plan and along with discussions on terrorism, their next agenda would have been how to revive the trade talks.

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  10. Mohammed Naved, 3 other terrorists were seen off by top LeT men at LoCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | DNA India

    Sajid aged the LeT operations commander for South Kashmir and Hanzla Asnan, the LeT commander for North Kashmir arrived from Islamabad to PoK. When Mohammad Naved Yakub, the Pakistani terrorist caught during Udhampur attack, and his three associates sneaked into India on June 2, two top LeT commanders came all the way from Islamabad to see them off besides handing over arms and ammunition.

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  11. Pakistan Suicide Blast Kills 4, Wounds DozensRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Voice of America

    A suicide bomber killed at least four people and wounded around 50 others Tuesday in northwestern Pakistan. The violence happened in a volatile region near the Afghan border and an umbrella organization of Islamist insurgents called the Pakistani Taliban claimed responsibility.

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  12. New Market Report: Jura Energy Corporation (JEC) - Oil & Gas - Deals and Alliances ProfileRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | PR-inside.com

    ... Middle Indus Basin and Lower Indus Basin in Pakistan. The company operates through its office located in Islamabad, Pakistan. Jura Energy is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Jura Energy Corporation (JEC) - Oil & Gas - Deals and Alliances ...

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  13. Pakistan suspects U.S. illegally cut down trees in its capitalRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The Washington Post

    In Pakistan's capital, government leaders and local residents often boast of living in one of the world's "greenest" cities. Islamabad, built in the 1960s as a planned paradise for Pakistan's governing elite, sits at the base of the lush Margalla Hills in the Himalayan foothills.

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  14. Nawaz Sharif may have accepted Barack Obama's invitation: White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | DNA India

    The US believes that Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has accepted US President Barack Obama's invitation to meet him at the White House later next month to discuss a lot of important issues. "I assume that he has ," White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said yesterday while reiterating that Islamabad needs to do more in its fight against terrorism.

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  15. Court grants Gilani seven-day protective bail : September 01, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD The Islamabad High Court on Tuesday granted seven-day protective bail to former prime minister Yousuf Raza Gilani in eight cases of graft, including one into alleged corruption and financial misappropriation in the Trade and Development Authority of Pakistan . A single bench comprising Justice Noorul Haq Qureshi granted protective bail to Gilani for seven days in the cases and directed him to furnish surety bonds of Rs100,000 in each case.

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  16. Patient monitoring system soon to ensure quality health services toRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Millat Online

    ISLAMABAD, Sep 1 : A remote patient monitoring system with focus on antenatal care would soon be introduced to ensure basic health services to village population at their doorstep. The generic remote health-care system with use of advancements in Information and Communication Technology would also help enhance quality of health-care provided by lady health workers.

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  17. Indians feel discomfit on Pak-Russia defence ties : September 01, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Daily Times

    NEW DELHI Despite reservations expressed by India, Russia is looking to broaden its defence partnership with Pakistan by expanding a contract to supply assault helicopters to the Islamic Republic, The Times of India newspaper reported. Earlier, Russia had agreed to supply four Mi-35 choppers to Pakistan, but it now says it is willing to sell more so that Pakistan can shell out the cost for these.

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  18. A leaping tiger and flying dragon of Asia : September 01, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Daily Times

    The land Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road has been China's new diplomatic strategy and China-Pakistan Economic Corridor is an extremely important link of China's One Belt and One Road diplomacy. What is the significance and role of the economic corridor? How should we build well this corridor? What are the benefits of this corridor for Pakistan and China? To address the above-mentioned concerns, an international academic symposium on China-Pak Economic Corridor was held between May21-23, 2015 at the Peking University, sponsored by the Pakistan Studies Centre of the Peking University, Pakistan Embassy in Beijing, and the China Silk Road Cultural Development Foundation.

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  19. Campaign 2008DENVER'S Big Moment Arrives at LastRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | American Reporter

    He was forced to live like a blind man in a dark dungeon for eight months, so completely denied daylight that he could not know if it was day or night, after Pakistan's Military Intelligence secretly abducted him on suspicion of promoting U.S. interests. "I literally lived like a blind man," says Sohrab Sarki, 43, bursting into tears.

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  20. Afghan Taliban offer leadera s biography amid power struggleRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | KDWN

    Defying warnings from Washington and the fury of Afghanistan's government, Pakistani authorities are turning a blind eye to a meeting of hundreds of Taliban supporters in a city near the Afghan border aimed at resolving a dispute over the group's leadership following the death of figurehead Mullah Mohammad Omar. The gathering in the Pakistani city of Quetta, where the Taliban's leadership has been largely based since they were pushed from power by a U.S.-led invasion in 2001, has drawn some 1,000 Taliban adherents who have openly descended on the city for a "unity shura," a meeting intended to resolve the leadership crisis and reunite the group, whose divisions have been publicly aired since Mullah Omar's death was revealed in late July.

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