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  1. India damaging its economy by provocative firing: PML-Q : October 21, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Times

    QUETTA Pakistan Muslim League-Q central leader and former provincial minister Dr Ruqayia Saeed Hashmi has said that Indian government is damaging its own economy by provocative and unjustified firing at Pakistani territory. In a statement issued here on Tuesday, she strongly condemned Indian firing and mortar shelling at Pakistani border areas which caused heavy loss of life and property.

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  2. QUETTA: The flare up at Pakistan's other borderRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    As firing across the Line of Control continues, tensions at Pakistan's other border are gradually boiling over. Recent violations on the part of Iranian border guards have undermined relations between Pakistan and Iran with each side blaming the other for the flare up.

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  3. Owning Fred BremnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Light Within

    Fred Bremner was not born or raised in Pakistan. In fact during his life time there was no country on the map by the name of Pakistan.

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  4. Gunmen kill 9 laborers in southwest Pakistan: officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The China Post

    Suspected separatist insurgents in southwest Pakistan killed nine laborers Sunday in what appeared to be an ethnically motivated attack, officials said. The gunmen stormed a poultry farm in the early hours of Sunday in the town of Hub, some 640 kilometers southwest of Baluchistan province's capital city Quetta.

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  5. 10 killed, 23 injured in Pakistan road accidentRead the original story

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  6. Pakistan"s Other Border TravailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    Pakistan seems to be daggers drawn on both borders. Is it because of inherent Pakistani incapability to live in peace or is it an example of unlimited hubris.

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  7. 10 Killed in Road Accident in PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Outlook

    At least 10 people were killed and 25 others injured today when a passenger bus collided with a truck in Pakistan's south-western Balochistan province. The bus was coming from provincial capital Quetta when it collided with the truck in the remote Uthal area, police said.

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  8. Six killed in Pakistan road accidentRead the original story

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  9. Gunmen kill 9 labourers in SW PakistanRead the original story

    Sunday | Arab Times

    The gunmen stormed a poultry farm in the early hours of Sunday in the town of Hub, some 640 kms southwest of Baluchistan province's capital city Quetta. They kidnapped 11 labourers, senior local administration official Fawad Soomro said, and questioned them over their ethnicities.

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  10. Gunmen slay eight Punjabi labourers in HubRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Nation

    Gunmen in Balochistan killed eight Punjabi labourers Sunday in what appeared to be an ethnically motivated attack, officials said. The gunmen stormed a poultry farm in the early hours of Sunday in the town of Hub, some 640 kilometres southwest of Quetta.

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  11. Gunmen kill nine labourers in southwest PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Peninsula

    QUETTA, Pakistan: Suspected separatist insurgents in southwest Pakistan killed nine labourers Sunday in what appeared to be an ethnically motivated attack, officials said. The gunmen stormed a poultry farm in the early hours of Sunday in the town of Hub, some 640 kilometres southwest of Baluchistan province's capital city Quetta.

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  12. Gunmen kill 8 laborers in southwest PakistanRead the original story

    Sunday | UAport

    QUETTA, Pakistan, Dhu-AlHijjah 25, 1435, October 19, 2014, SPA - A Pakistani police officer says unknown gunmen have shot dead eight people and injured one in an insurgency-hit part of southwestern Pakistan, AP reported.

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  13. Nine shot dead in volatile Pakistan provinceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Al Jazeera

    A Pakistani police officer has said unknown gunmen have shot eight people dead and injured one in an insurgency-hit part of southwestern Pakistan. Senior police officer, Bashir Brohi, told the AFP news agency on Sunday that the victims were labourers from eastern Punjab province who were abducted and shot while working in Balochistan province's poultry industry.

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  14. Iran again shells Pakistan's border area : October 19, 2014,Read the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Daily Times

    QUETTA: Iranian forces fired mortar shells into Pakistan that exploded near a security checkpost on Saturday, but no loss to life was reported. The Iranian forces once again violated Pakistan's borders on Saturday by firing mortar shells in Tehsil Mashakeel of Quetta District.

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  15. Pak-Iran border hots upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Nation

    QUETTA/ISLAMABAD - A Pakistani paramilitary officer and two Iranian border guards were killed in a shooting incident, sources on the two sides said Friday. "Several rebels" also died in the fighting Thursday night, Iran's news agency ISNA quoted a military official as saying, adding that a car and weapons were seized.

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  16. Pakistan accounts for 80% of polio cases: WHORead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Times of India

    WHO in its progress report held Pakistan responsible for failing to curb the surge in polio cases after the country reported 206 new cases this year, surpassing its earlier peak of 199 cases detected in 1999. LONDON: In what is a serious threat to India, Pakistan has recorded 206 cases of paralysis caused by wild polio virus in 2014.

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  17. Hazara campaigner fights deportation from BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Nation

    Lawyers for a leading activist from Pakistan's embattled Hazara community made a last-minute bid on Thursday to stop his deportation from Britain despite having received death threats from militants in his homeland. Liaquat Ali Hazara, 36, told AFP in a phone interview from the detention centre where he is being held in England that his lawyers had applied to cancel the expulsion set for Tuesday.

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  18. Sethi to retire on Dec 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Nation

    Federal Secretary Water and Power Nargis Sethi will retire from his post on December 25 this year and her application of leave from October 10 has been approved. Ghulam Qadir Khan, Grade 20 officer of Pakistan Administrative Services, appointed in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa was removed from his post and ordered to report to the Establishment Division.

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  19. Tribal war over 'muddee': Mehran says he is willling to talk with his brotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Examiner.com

    The youngest son of legendary Baloch leader the late Nawab Khair Bakhsh Marri has said he is willing to talk to his London-exiled brother to avoid what he called political catastrophe. In a statement front-paged in Daily Tawar in Quetta Wednesday, Nawab Mehran Marri said he is willing to talk to Hyrbyair Marri, a former minister in the Balochstan government now lives in self-exile in London, at anytime so that matters do not reach a point of no return.

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  20. Anti-polio campaign concludes in BalochistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Nation

    Quetta- Anti-polio campaign in Quetta and other six districts of Balochistan concluded today. According to the health officials, 858,000 children below the age of five years were administered polio vaccine in Quetta, Qilla Abdullah, Zhob, Sherani, Pishin, and Lasbela districts of the province.

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