Pakistan Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Mumbai plotter tells of failed attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Iol.co.za

    An American who helped plot deadly attacks in Mumbai told a court on Monday that Pakistan-based militants made two failed attempted attacks on the Indian city before killing 166 people in November 2008. David Headley, who was sentenced in 2013 by a Chicago court to 35 years in a US prison for his role in the atrocity, said Lashkar-e-Taiba militants had been behind the fatal assaults.

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  2. Headley deposition: Trouble for Pathankot probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Times of India

    Lashkar-e-Taiba operative David Headley's deposition to a trial court in Mumbai has brought back to the fore Pakistan's inaction over the 26/11 attacks, and the difficulty the Modi government is likely to have in getting Islamabad to take action on the Pathankot attack as well. NEW DELHI: Lashkar-e-Taiba operative David Headley's deposition to a trial court in Mumbai has brought back to the fore Pakistan's inaction over the 26/11 attacks, and the difficulty the Modi government is likely to have in getting Islamabad to take action on the Pathankot attack as well.

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  3. Relieved, Delhi works on Pak dossierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Feb. 8: The Indian security establishment has expressed satisfaction that David Coleman Headley did not retract during the deposition today the disclosures he had made in a confession before the National Investigation Agency in 2010. The Pakistani-American, now serving a 35-year jail sentence in the US for his role in the Mumbai attacks, today testified over video that the Lashkar-e-Toiba had planned and executed the 26/11 attacks with active help from officers of the ISI, the Pakistan intelligence agency.

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  4. The ISI names: Major Iqbal, Major Ali and PashaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Telegraph

    ... work in India. Iqbal was working for the ISI in Landi Kotal. A: Abdul Rehman Pasha, a retired major from the Pakistan Army. (Major Abdur Rahman Hashmi alias Pasha is No. 3 on India's list of most wanted after Hafiz Saeed and Dawood Ibrahim. Pasha is ...

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  5. Read..Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Telegraph

    ... by David Coleman Headley on the first day of his deposition before a Mumbai court this morning. Headley is a Pakistan-origin American agent who went rogue, became a Lashkar-e-Toiba operative and conducted surveillance for the Mumbai attacks. Cocky ...

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  6. Iran's Press TV anchor says she was repeatedly 'sexually...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Independent

    ... the Supreme Court in Jerusalem where a hearing takes place on a contentious natural gas deal Pakistani employees of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) shout slogans as police use a water cannon on them during a protest near Karachi International ...

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  7. Voice heard for recovery of Christian girl abducted and converted to Islam in Punjab...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Pakistan Christian Post

    Lahore: February 8, 2016. A 13 years Christian girl named Sana Shahid abducted on her way to school in district Sialkot of Punjab province of Pakistan who was enforcedly converted to Islam and taken in marriage by influential Muslim abductor failed to attract Muslim rulers received attention but after Professor Anjum James Paul letter to authorities demanding 'When will be our daughter returned back to us' two selected Christian members of Punjab Assembly voiced on it after months on floor of House.

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  8. Professor Anjum Paul welcomes inclusion of change in curriculum and protection of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Pakistan Christian Post

    Faisalabad: February 8, 2016 In a letter to Mr. Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, Prime Minister of Pakistan Ref. No. PMTA/04/16-KPR, dated February 8, 2016 Professor Anjum James Paul, Chairman Pakistan Minorities Teachers' Association has welcomed the inclusion of changes in the curriculum and protection of minorities in the National Action Plan 2014.

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  9. Mr. J Salik set Mr. Daulat Khan as a Peace...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Pakistan Christian Post

    ... project and said that Salik Peace University is really a wonderful project which will be very beneficial for Pakistan in future. He said that everyone is fully aware of the tireless efforts done by Mr. J Salik and his services are not hidden, J ...

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  10. Sharmeen hopes Oscar-nominated film will help end Pakistan honour killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Times of Oman

    Pakistani journalist and filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy gestures during an interview with Reuters at her office in Karachi, Pakistan, February 4, 2016. Obaid-Chinoy, an Oscar-winning filmmaker hopes her latest Academy Award-nominated documentary will help bring tougher laws against honour killings in Pakistan, which account for the deaths of hundreds of women and men each year.

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  11. Fortress-like Gwadar to secure China projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Times of Oman

    Soldiers scan the contents of a truck at a checkpoint on the main highway outside Quetta, Pakistan November 30, 2015. Photo - Reuters Soldiers scan the contents of a truck at a checkpoint on the main highway outside Quetta, Pakistan November 30, 2015.

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  12. Headley deposes before Mumbai court; says two attempts failed before 26/11 attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Times of Oman

    ... the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act. He has also been accused of intentionally aiding and abetting the LeT in Pakistan for committing illegal acts in Mumbai, mischief by fire with intent to destroy Hotel Taj, Oberoi and Nariman House, offences ...

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  13. Akmal, Delport halt Quetta Gladiators juggernautRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Cricket World

    Lahore Qalandars 194-3 beat Quetta Gladiators 131 by 63 runs Eighth match, Pakistan Super League, Dubai Scorecard Umar Akmal slammed a blistering 93 while Cameron Delport scored his maiden fifty in the tournament as Lahore Qalandars flexed their batting muscle to hand the Quetta Gladiators their first defeat in the Pakistan Super League . Even though Delport and Azhar Ali scored six boundaries and two sixes in the first nine overs, they found it tough to rotate the strike managing only 57 runs from it.

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  14. This goat has an awesome trickRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | New York Post

    Rani, a 2-year-old ruminant who lives in Pakistan, entertains locals by pulling off this remarkable balancing act - standing on a pole for up to two minutes. Rani's handler.

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  15. Pakistan summons Bangladesh envoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Daily Star

    Amid a diplomatic tension between Dhaka and Islamabad, the Pakistani authorities summoned Bangladesh High Commissioner in Islamabad Suhrab Hossain yesterday. A source in Islamabad said an additional secretary at the Pakistan foreign ministry summoned the Bangladesh envoy.

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  16. David Headley illustrates how LeT carried out 26/11 Mumbai terror attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | DNA India

    ... foreign land. The 55-year-old, who has turned approver in the case, revealed details about his training by LeT in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) and Abbottabad near Islamabad under the guidance of LeT founder "Hafiz Saeed sahab", whose picture he ...

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  17. Pakistan lays claim to the Koh-i-Noor diamond centrepiece to the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Mail

    Pakistan lays claim to the Koh-i-Noor diamond centrepiece to the Crown Jewels, claiming the gem was 'forcibly' taken by Britain A judge in Pakistan has accepted a court petition from a British-trained lawyer arguing that the Koh-i-Noor diamond from the Crown Jewels belongs to Pakistan. The 105-carat gem, once the largest known diamond in the world, has long been at the centre of a dispute with India, as it was acquired by Britain in 1849 when the East India Company annexed the region of Punjab.

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  18. Afghanistan hopes for talks with Taliban this monthRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Foreign Ministry spokesman Ahmad Shakib Mostaghani told reporters that Afghanistan, Pakistan, China and the United States agreed on a roadmap toward peace talks at a meeting in Islamabad the day before. He said the government hopes to "put an end to the futile violence which is imposed on our people."

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  19. IS Runs Timber Smuggling Business in Afghanistan, Officials SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Voice of America

    The UN said in 2012 that between 30 and 100 billion dollars are lost each year to the illegal trade in timber. Islamic State has started cutting down trees in some parts of eastern Afghanistan in a timber-smuggling operation to neighboring Pakistan, according to Afghan officials and tribal leaders.

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  20. Umar sixes Lahore Qalandars to 194 : February 08, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Times

    DUBAI Fiery Umar Akmal hit multiple boundaries to give Lahore Qalandars an impressive 194, becoming the first player to score fastest 93 runs in the Pakistan Super League Twenty 20 tournament. The Lahore Qalandars who are at the bottom in the PSL team rankings hit eight sixes, highest in a single T20 inning.

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