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  1. PM, COAS review threats from enemy intel agenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Times

    The security meeting was held at Inter-Services Intelligence Headquarters. The role of hostile intelligence agencies and their collaborators in fomenting instability in Pakistan and undermining Pakistan's interests was discussed in detail, Inter-Services Public Relations press release said.

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  2. Plebiscite only way forward on Kashmir: MamnoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain said on Thursday that Pakistan would never waver on its principled stance on Kashmir, which was its jugular vein. The president said this while talking to a delegation of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference that called on him at Aiwan-e-Sadr on the eve of the Kashmir Solidarity Day.

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  3. Pakistan committed to just resolution of Kashmir dispute: PM : February 05, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said Pakistan is committed to a just and peaceful resolution of the Jammu and Kashmir dispute based on UN resolutions. "Pakistan reminds the international community of its responsibilities in the matter and urges it to fulfill its promise made with the people of Jammu and Kashmir 68 years ago," the prime minister said in his message on the occasion of Kashmir Solidarity Day being observed throughout the world today .

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  4. PAC terms payment of Rs 480 billion to IPPs against circular debt - illegal'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Times

    The PAC met on Thursday under the chairmanship of National Assembly opposition leader Khursheed Shah. The auditor general of Pakistan informed the meeting that the payment of Rs 980 billion under the circular debt by the existing PML-N government was a mega corruption.

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  5. NAB chief visits Peshawar bureau, reviews performance : February 05, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Times

    PESHAWAR: National Accountability Bureau Chairman Qamar Zaman Chaudhry on Thursday visited the bureau's regional office here and reviewed its performance. Chairman's Inspection and Monitoring Team at the NAB Regional Bureau conducted the inspection of the office.

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  6. IMF acknowledges strong economic performance : February 05, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: The International Monetary Fund has acknowledged strong performance of the government in the second quarter of the fiscal year 2015-16, after the conclusion of successful review under a three-year Extended Fund Facility which will pave the way for the release of about $500 million to Pakistan. An IMF mission led by Harald Finger, visited Dubai during January 26-February 4 to conduct discussions with Pakistani officials on the tenth review of Pakistan's economic programme supported by the EFF arrangement.

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  7. Civil society for curbing all types of violence against women : February 05, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: A draft national policy on ending violence against women and girls was presented at a national consultation on Thursday. The consultation called for extensive measures to address incidents of violence against women and girls through awareness around what constitutes violence and to eliminate it in all its forms and manifestations, under Pakistan's constitutional obligations.

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  8. US, Pak pledge to double funds for science and technology researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: US Ambassador David Hale and Higher Education Commission Chairman Dr Mukhtar Ahmed signed a historic Memorandum of Understanding to double the funding for the Pakistan-US Science and Technology Cooperation Programme. The MoU would provide more than $8 million in joint funding for high-level collaborative research in science and technology with a new focus on health and other fields such as water, energy, and information technology.

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  9. Nominations for capital's mayor, deputy mayors filedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz PML-N's Sheikh Ansar Aziz has filed nomination papers for the office of Mayor of the federal capital along with his three deputy mayors Zeeshan Ali Naqvi, Chaudhry Rifhat Javed and Muhammad Azam. The elections for the mayor and three deputy mayors in Metropolitan Corporation of Islamabad would be held first time on February 15. The Capital Development Authority has already proposed the offices for the mayor and deputy mayors in CDA's revenue building and old Navel Headquarter.

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  10. Nation observes Kashmir Solidarity Day today: Pakistan demands early resolution of Kashmir dispute as per UN resolutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Thursday reiterated its demand for early resolution of the lingering dispute of Kashmir in accordance with the UN Security Council resolutions and aspirations of the people of Kashmir for a lasting peace in the region. Foreign Office spokesman Qazi Khalilullah said the nation would observe February 5 as Kashmir Solidarity Day to highlight the plight of the Kashmiri people and call for early resolution of the dispute.

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  11. Kashmiris struggling for inherent right'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: National Assembly Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq says Kashmir is not just a territorial dispute; it is an issue of the millions of people struggling for their inherent right to self-determination since 1947. In his message on the eve of the Kashmir Solidarity Day, which is commemorated in Pakistan and many parts of the world on February 5, Sadiq said that peace in the South Asian region was not possible as long as India continues to deny the Kashmiris their inherent right and deal with the protesting people of Kashmir in a high-handed manner.

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  12. IMF okays $497m more for PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Successful completion of negotiations on the Tenth Review under three-year Extended Fund Facility programme for an amount of $6.4 billion to Pakistan by IMF will help secure release of the next tranche amounting to $500 million to the country. Completion of the Tenth Review lends credence to the government's commitment in implementing structural reforms in areas of taxation, energy, monetary/financial sectors and public sector enterprises, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said at a joint press conference with IMF Mission Chief Harald Finger.

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  13. Census cannot be delayed on any pretext, says Raza Rabbani : February 05, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Senate Chairman Mian Raza Rabbani said on Thursday that further delay in a fair and transparent population census would be a violation of the constitution and the state should honour its commitment in this regard as soon as possible. Talking to an 82-member delegation of the Youth Parliament and the president of the Pakistan Institute of Legislative Development and Transparency , Rabbani said that issues like enumeration of Afghan refugees and apprehensions about conversion of the Baloch majority into a minority as a result of the census should not delay the national population census anymore.

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  14. World's Most Overstaffed Airline Can't Find Stranded PassengersRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Washington Post

    The world's least productive airline has lost track of passengers that may be stranded anywhere from New York to Beijing. Workers at Pakistan International Airlines Corp. have been on strike over the past week, prompting the national carrier to cancel more than 200 flights.

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  15. Islamabad United vs Quetta GladiatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | CricketCountry.com

    Mohammad Nawaz to Watson, out Bowled!! Watson looked out of sorts against the spinners and he has paid the price by losing his wicket. Watson looked to pull a delivery that was shorter in length.

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  16. Wright, Nawaz set up comfortable victory for Quetta GladiatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Cricket World

    Luke Wright lit the stage on fire with an unbeaten 86 after Mohammad Nawaz 's four-wicket haul restricted Islamabad United to 128 registering an eight-wicket victory for Quetta Gladiators in the opening game of the Pakistan Super League in Dubai. Sarfraz Ahmed won the toss and sent Islamabad United to bat first.

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  17. Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif, army chief Raheel Sharif discuss role of hostile foreign agenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | DNA India

    Army spokesman Lieutenant General Asim Saleem Bajwa said the meeting was attended by security officials including ISI chief Lieutenant General Rizwan Akhtar. Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and army chief General Raheel Sharif on Thursday discussed the role of hostile foreign intelligence agencies and their collaborators in fomenting instability in the country.

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  18. Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Maldives hold tri-lateral counter terrorism training exercisesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Colombo Page

    Feb 04, Islamabad: Sri Lankan troops have joined Maldives and Pakistan troops in a tri-lateral military training exercise on counter terrorism in the country's northwest, a defense statement said in Islamabad. The two weeks long exercise was focused on counter terrorism operations and sharing of field combat experience of three Armed forces.

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  19. India asks Pak to take action against 'international terrorist' Hafiz SaeedRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, Feb. 4 : The Ministry of External Affairs on Thursday said 'globally designated international terrorist' Hafiz Saeed continues to enjoy the freedom to indulge in their activities in Pakistan. "His claims that his various front organisations are carrying out charitable work is a fig leaf.

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  20. No date yet for Foreign Secretary-level talks: PakistanRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad, Feb 4 : Pakistan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday said that no date has been fixed as yet for the Foreign Secretary-level talks with India. "The date of Foreign Secretary-level talks has not been decided as yet.

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