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  1. Rescue 1122 officers to get emergency training in Turkey22-Jan-17231Read the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Daily Times

    ... Sharif and CM Shahbaz Sharif, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan had agreed to extend his all-out support to improve Pakistan's health care system. Consequently, he added, different departments from Turkey were providing their technical support and ...

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  2. The most elite special operations forces in the USRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... - is a costly strategy. Putting a boot or two on Osama bin Laden's door arguably cost more in political currency - Pakistan wasn't too happy - than actual currency. Though it was the SEALs who performed that raid in Abbottabad, it's worth noting ...

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  3. Pakistan: Train hits car, 6 killedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad, Jan 22 : At least six people were killed when a train hit a car in Pakistan's Gojra city, media reports said. According to the police, a Shalimar Express train collided with the car which was crossing the railway track.

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  4. 'The Big Sick' is a festival anomaly: the comedy of Judd Apatow with the tender drama of SundanceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    Not long into "The Big Sick," the new film produced by Judd Apatow , the lead character makes a choice one rarely sees in a mainstream U.S. comedy. A young Pakistani Muslim visiting his parents for dinner tells them he's going downstairs to pray, per their wishes.

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  5. Death Toll Rises In Pakistan Market BlastRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    Pakistani security officials inspect the site of a bomb explosion at a vegetable market in Parachinar city, the capital of the Kurram tribal district. Officials in Pakistan have raised the death toll from a January 21 market bombing in Parchinar to 24, as three of the injured died during the night.

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  6. Face-to-face in Guantanamo with her brother's 9/11 killersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... peak of success in America, it was all wiped away. Baksh's mom and dad were both nurses in an Adventist hospital in Pakistan, near the city of Lahore, when they decided to move to the U.S. -- first Morris, in 1967, and then Martha, in 1968. At that ...

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  7. Pakistan establishes Special Security Division for CPEC1 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | India.com

    Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 22: The Interior Ministry has established the Special Security Division tasked with protecting the USD 53 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor . The force, which will comprise of nine army battalions and six civil wings having 13,700 personnel, has been assigned with the duty of protecting projects under the CPEC and Chinese workers working on these projects, reports the Radio Pakistan.

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  8. Amir Khan misses his brother's wedding partyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... Francisco preparing for his next bout. Amir and his wife Faryal Makhdoom, 25, did attend the couple's wedding in Pakistan in 2015 but he decided to dodge the pair's UK ceremony. The former world champion's brother Haroon celebrated his marriage to ...

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  9. Sindh government being run by landlords: MQM-PRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Hyderabad [Pakistan], Jan. 22 : Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan leader Farooq Sattar has alleged that the Sindh government is being run by landlords and reiterated his threat of demanding a division of the Sindh province. Addressing a Meet the Press at the Hyderabad Press Club here on Saturday, he said that the local bodies have been deprived of power which they possessed in the past, reports the Daily Times.

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  10. Nisar hits out at opposition, says 'plunderers' marching against graftRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Taxila [Pakistan], Jan. 22 : Pakistan Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan lashed out at opposition parties, saying that it is ironic that those who had plundered the nation during their time in power are now marching against corruption. The minister, who was on a tour of his constituency, visited several towns in the Potohar region and met party workers, elected councillors at Rajar, Sihaal, Koliyan Hameed and held consultations with the local representatives behind closed doors in Wah Cantt, reports the Dawn.

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  11. Sartaj Aziz congratulates Trump on assuming officeRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 22 : Advisor to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz, has congratulated United States President Donald Trump on assuming office. "The people and leadership of Pakistan welcome the successful transition in the U.S. and congratulate the honourable Donald Trump on assuming the office as the45th President of the United States,"the Daily Times quoted Aziz as saying in a statement on Saturday.

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  12. PPP minister reprimanded for insulting remarks towards female legislatorRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 22 : Pakistan Peoples Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has directed Sindh provincial party head Nisar Khuhro to issue a show-cause notice to Sindh Works and Services Minister Imdad Pitafi for offending remarks towards a female legislator. Bilawal also directed Khuhro to take further action if Pitafi fails to defend himself adequately for made by against Nusrat Sehar Abbasi, a provincial legislator from Pakistan Muslim League-Functional .

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  13. Pakistani student who survived massacre shares message of hope, healingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... The fact that Mateen Ahmed, 17, is able to stand, and in an unflappable way recount the horrors of his nightmare in Pakistan may only be possible, he says, by the grace of God. His is a different god than the majority of his classmates. But that is ...

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  14. Death toll from Pakistan tribal region blast at 25Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Pakistani Shiite Muslims attend the funeral prayer of the victims of bomb blast at a mosque in Parachinar, the capital of Pakistan's Kurram tribal region, Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. A bomb exploded in a market in a northwest tribal region that borders Afghanistan, killing more than 20 and wounding dozens.

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  15. Bomb blast kill 22, wounds at least 50 in northwest PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    PESHAWAR, Pakistan – A bomb exploded Saturday in a market in a northwest tribal region bordering Afghanistan, killing 22 people and wounding at least 50, officials said. Dr. Sabir Hussain at the main hospital in Parachinar, the capital of Pakistan's Kurram tribal region, said two more wounded victims died in the hospital, increasing the death toll.

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  16. 25 killed, 50 injured in market blast in Pakistan's Kurram agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Peshawar: A powerful explosion ripped through a crowded vegetable market on Saturday in northwest Pakistan's restive Kurram tribal agency, killing at least 25 people and injuring 50 others. The blast, claimed by Tehrik-i-Taliban, occurred at the market inside Eidgah Bazaar in Parachinar, the administrative headquarters of the agency near the Afghan border.

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  17. Australia vs Pakistan LIVE Streaming: Watch AUS vs PAK 4th ODI,...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | India.com

    With the teams heading back to the country for the fourth ODI, Australia will be keen to clinch the series with a game to play against the struggling Pakistani side. The Australia vs Pakistan fourth ODI match will start at 8.50 am Indian Standard Time .

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  18. America considers Pakistan as 'important partner': U.S. envoyRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 22 : The United States Ambassador to Pakistan David Hale has said the U.S. values its longstanding ties with Islamabad and considers it as an important partner. The U.S. envoy called on the Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar on Saturday and discussed matters of bilateral interest particularly trade and economic relations with him.

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  19. Pak Minister directs PIA management to develop restoration plan for airlinesRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 22 : Pakistan's Federal Minister for Planning and Reforms Ahsan Iqbal has said directed Pakistan International Airlines's senior management to develop a comprehensive two-year plan for its restoration by January 26. He claimed that 2017 would be the year of the restoration of the PIA. Ahsan Iqbal chaired a meeting on special committee formed by Economic Coordination Committee to supervise reforms of PIA.

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  20. Fit-again Azhar Ali to captain Pakistan in SydneyRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Karachi [Pakistan], Jan. 22 : Azhar Ali, Pakistan ODI skipper, has been declared fit to play in the fourth game of the ongoing five-match series against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground today. The 31-year-old, who scripted history by becoming first Pakistan batsman to score double century in Australia in the Boxing Day Test, sustained the injury when he was on 12 during the opening ODI at the Gabba before returning later in the innings.

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