Peshawar, Pakistan Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. How Pakistan celebrates RamadanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | The Indian Express

    People wait to break their fast during the Islamic month of Ramadan at a mosque in Peshawar, Pakistan. Muslims across the world are observing the holy fasting month of Ramadan, when they refrain from eating, drinking and smoking from dawn to dusk.

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  2. Novelist Nisar Aziz Butt is one of those who challenged the ideologies invented by menRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | The Indian Express

    What should Pakistan do with these "disobedient" women? Their husbands can beat them up, albeit lightly, if they think they are being disobedient! Islamabad celebrated novelist Nisar Aziz Butt, 89, on May 30. Her brother Sartaj Aziz, adviser to the prime minister on foreign affairs, talked about Nisar, revealing details about this extraordinary woman who wrote four great novels in Urdu. She was born in 1927 near Peshawar in a Kakakhel family, traditionally devoted to spirituality and learning.

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  3. Influential medical journal devotes series to transgender health issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | The Toronto Star

    Pakistani transgendered people mourn the death of Alisha, in Peshawar, Pakistan. Her friends say she was neglected by doctors and medical professionals, who taunted her, rather than treated her.

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  4. Pakistan's transgenders mocked by most, abhorred by manyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Albany Times Union

    In this Wednesday, May 25, 2016 photo, Pakistani transgenders mourn the death of their colleague Alisha in Peshawar, Pakistan. Alisha was shot five times allegedly by her boyfriend who has since been arrested.

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  5. My Word: Three attacks, three citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Jerusalem Post

    The French have a word for it. Or a phrase, to be precise. L'esprit de l'escalier .

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  6. World News Schedule at 0200 GMT/10 PM EtRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Reuters

    ... relations. (USA-OBAMA/DALAILAMA (UPDATE 4, PICTURES, TV), moved, by David Brunnstrom, 832 words) PESHAWAR, Pakistan - Pakistani troops fire heavy artillery at Afghan forces at their main Khyber Pass border crossing, Pakistani military says, ...

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  7. 15 - illegal' Afghan nationals arrested 16-Jun-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Daily Times

    PESHAWAR: Peshawar Police and security forces took 45 suspected men, including 15 Afghan nationals into custody from different parts of the capital city in the search and strike operation on Wednesday. According to details, the search operation was conducted in the jurisdictions of Hayatabad police station and Sarband area.

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  8. Global Mobile Big Data Market 2016-2020; New Report LaunchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | SBWire

    ... Telenor Research, in cooperation with the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health and the University of Peshawar, Pakistan published a report signifying the ability of Big Data to predict and track the proliferation of dengue disease. The research ...

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  9. Pakistan's transgender community face attacks, prejudiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | The China Post

    Alisha was just 23 years old when she was shot five times last month, allegedly by a boyfriend who has since been arrested. She died of her wounds three days later.

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  10. Pakistani transgender woman shot for refusing sex with attackers - policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | The Star Online

    A transgender woman in Pakistan was shot for refusing to have sex with attackers who broke into her home, in the latest in a series of assaults on trans people, police said. The victim, in her mid-twenties, suffered a gunshot wound to her thigh after three armed men broke into her home in the northwestern town of Mansehra on Monday and tried to rape her.

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  11. Pakistani major, 3 Afghan soldiers die in firing at border crossingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad/Kabul, June 15 : Tension remained high at a Pakistan-Afghanistan border crossing as firing between forces of the two countries claimed the lives of five Afghans, including three soldiers, since Sunday, while a Pakistani Army major wounded in the clashes died on Wednesday. The clashes erupted at Torkham, the main crossing point between the two sides, after Pakistani forces on Sunday attempted to construct a gate on No Man's Land without informing the Afghan government, triggering a gun battle between the two sides.

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  12. Pakistani transgender woman shot at for refusing sex with attackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | South China Morning Post

    A transgender woman in Pakistan was shot for refusing to have sex with attackers who broke into her home, in the latest in a series of assaults on trans people, police said. The victim, in her mid-twenties, suffered a gunshot wound to her thigh after three armed men broke into her home in the northwestern town of Mansehra on Monday and tried to rape her.

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  13. Pakistan summons Afghan envoy over army Major's deathRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad, June 15 : Pakistan on Wednesday summoned Afghan Ambassador Hazrat Omar Zakhilwal and lodged protest over the death of an army Major in shelling by the Afghan forces. Major Ali Jawad Khan, who was injured in cross-border firing at Torkham border on Saturday, died of wounds in a military hospital in Peshawar on Tuesday.

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  14. Pakistani transgender woman shot for refusing sex with attackers: policeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Reuters

    A transgender woman in Pakistan was shot for refusing to have sex with attackers who broke into her home, in the latest in a series of assaults on trans people, police said. The victim, in her mid-twenties, suffered a gunshot wound to her thigh after three armed men broke into her home in the northwestern town of Mansehra on Monday and tried to rape her.

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  15. Pakistan fires heavy artillery at Afghan forces on Khyber Pass borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Times of Oman

    Pakistani soldiers patrol at the Torkham crossing between Pakistan and Afghanistan in Pakistan's Khyber Agency on June 14, 2016. Photo - AFP Pakistani soldiers patrol at the Torkham crossing between Pakistan and Afghanistan in Pakistan's Khyber Agency on June 14, 2016.

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  16. Clashes resume across Torkham Border between Pak, Afghan forcesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Newkerala.com

    Karachi, June 14 : Clashes between security forces of Pakistan and Afghanistan across the Torkham Border, which erupted on Sunday over the construction of a new border post on the Pakistani side, have resumed. The tension ratchet up once again between the two neighbouring countries after the death of a Pakistani army officer who was shot by Afghan forces in the clash across the border.

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  17. Pakistan's transgender people mocked by most, abhorred by manyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | SFGate

    Alisha was just 23 years old when she was shot five times last month, allegedly by a boyfriend who has since been arrested. She died of her wounds three days later.

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  18. Pakistan's transgenders mocked by most, abhorred by manyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | South China Morning Post

    Alisha was just 23 years old when she was shot five times last month, allegedly by a boyfriend who has since been arrested. She died of her wounds three days later.

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  19. Pakistan, Afghanistan increase troops at Khyber Pass border after clashRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Reuters

    A Pakistani army officer died on Tuesday after being shot by Afghan forces in a border clash, Pakistan's military said, a development likely to ratchet up tension between the neighbors who sources said were beefing up troop numbers on either side. The main gates at Torkham, the most frequented official border crossing at the end of the Khyber Pass, stayed closed for a third day, leaving thousands stranded on either side.

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  20. Pakistani officer dies of wounds from Afghan border clashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Valley Morning Star

    A Pakistan army major wounded in cross-border clashes near Afghanistan died of his wounds at a military hospital on Tuesday morning, the military said.

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