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  1. Rare March Rain, Storms to Target New Delhi, MumbaiRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | AccuWeather.com

    A potent storm will drop unusually far south as March begins, blasting India and Pakistan with heavy thunderstorms, flooding rain and burying mountain snow. While showers and thunderstorms focus around Karachi, Pakistan, on Saturday, the brunt of the storm will blast Pakistan and India late Saturday night through Monday night.

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  2. New Signs of Optimism for Afghan-Pakistan RelationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Voice of America

    Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, right, receives Afghan President Ashraf Ghani at the prime minister house in Islamabad, Pakistan, Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. For decades, relations between Pakistan and Afghanistan have been marred by mutual mistrust and suspicion.

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  3. ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's anti-rape billRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    Few would argue that Pakistan's societal realities are such that render it a deeply hostile place for women and children in particular. Nevertheless, slow though it may be, in terms of legislation some progress is being made to address this concern.

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  4. Moderate quake jolts northwest PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Mohammad Arif, an official at the Pakistan Meteorological Department, said the pre-dawn 5.8-magnitude quake caused tremors in the cities of Peshawar, Abbottabad and Mansehra in the Khyber Paktunkhwa province.

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  5. Pakistani prisoner killed while attempting to escapeRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    A prisoner was killed and another injured when four inmates of the district jail in Pakistan's Gilgit city attempted to escape Friday. Two prisoners managed to flee.

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  6. Militant detained over massacre of 10 climbers in Pakistan escapes from prison: OfficialsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    A militant accused over one of Pakistan's most notorious recent terror attacks, the massacre of 10 foreign climbers in the country's far north in 2013, escaped from jail on Friday, officials said. Gunmen stormed a base camp at Nanga Parbat, Pakistan's second-highest mountain, in June 2013 and shot dead the mountaineers along with their Pakistani guide in an attack that shocked the world and badly damaged Pakistan's climbing tourism industry.

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  7. The Taliban and the government: talking about talkingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    ... Pakistani Taliban, who present a significant challenge to Islamabad and that's driving some of the mistrust between Pakistan and Afghanistan. History is also rearing its head. The Afghans and the Taliban have been here before. In 2013 Mullah Omar, ...

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  8. Saudi Arabia beheads PakistaniRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Arab Times

    Authorities executed Hafiz Wifaq Rasoul Shah in the Muslim holy city of Medina, an interior ministry statement carried by the official Saudi Press Agency said. "Investigations led to his confession and he was tried and found guilty," the statement said.

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  9. World Cup 2015: Pakistan Cricket Board investigating Moin Khan issue in detailRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | DNA India

    Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Shahryar Khan has made it clear that a full-scale inquiry is being conducted into chief selector Moin Khan's visit to a Casino in Christchurch before a World Cup match for which he was sent back home. Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Shahryar Khan has made it clear that a full-scale inquiry is being conducted into chief selector Moin Khan's visit to a Casino in Christchurch before a World Cup match for which he was sent back home.

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  10. Post Peshawar attack, Pakistan orders all cellphones users to submit fingerprintsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | DNA India

    Authorities in Pakistan have reportedly issued an ultimatum to all cell phone users in the country, asking them to either verify their identity by submitting their fingerprints to the government or lose their mobile phone services. Authorities in Pakistan have reportedly issued an ultimatum to all cell phone users in the country, asking them to either verify their identity by submitting their fingerprints to the government or lose their mobile phone services.

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  11. 10 Things to See: A week of top AP photosRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    AP10ThingsToSee - An Afghan refugee girl carries laundry on her head on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015. AP10ThingsToSee - Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel pauses as he talks to supporters after he was unable to get a majority vote in the Chicago mayoral election, forcing a runoff election in April against Jesus "Chuy" Garcia.

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  12. BAKU: Nagorno-Karabakh And The Role Of Int'l OrganizationsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Groong

    KARABAKH AND THE ROLE OF INT'L ORGANIZATIONS AzerNews, Azerbaijan Feb 26 2015 26 February 2015, 17:13 by Asiya Mahar Assistant Research officer, Islamabad Policy Research Institute, Islamabad, Pakistan.PhD Fellow, School of Politics and IR, Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan Ceasefire agreement that put an end to active fighting between Armenian and Azerbaijani forces for control over Nagorno-Karabakh in 1994 was considered to be the first step towards the resolution of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, but even after 21 years of the truce, the situation stays the same.

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  13. Make My DayTODAY is Opposite Day, Nyah, Nyah, NyahRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... only person in the world who has stood in Terry Jones' shoes. My threat was posted in an Internet newsgroup called PAKISTAN-L that had a lot of Pakistani intellectuals, lawyers, officials and activists, and it created a firestorm of controversy. ...

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  14. 5.4-magnitude earthquake hits north-west Pakistan, at least 5 people injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    A 5.4-magnitude earthquake struck north-west Pakistan early on Friday, injuring at least five people and causing minor damage, officials and seismologists said. The quake hit 37km north-northeast of the city of Mansehra, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, at a depth of 28.9km, the United States Geological Survey said.

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  15. Pakistan army chief accuses India of repeated cease-fire violations;...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Pakistan's army chief General Raheel Sharif has warned neighboring India that any provocations on its part would exact a "befitting response" from Islamabad. Gen. Raheel Sharif spoke on Thursday to troops near the Indian border, a scene of frequent exchanges of fire in recent months.

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  16. 15 injured as 5.8 magnitude earthquake hits PakistanRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    At least 15 people were injured and over 20 houses collapsed when an earthquake of 5.8 magnitude jolted parts of north, northeast and northwest Pakistan Friday morning, local media reported. Din News said that Battagram district in the country's northwest Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province was the worst hit area where 15 people including kids were injured in separate incidents of house collapse.

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  17. Two high profile terror suspects in Pakistan escapedRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Security forces in northern Pakistan have launched a search operation for two militants who had been involved in the killing of 10 foreign tourists in 2013, officials said Friday. Four militants escaped from a jail in Gilgit, a main city in Northern Pakistan, early in morning, senior official Sibtain Ahmad said.

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  18. ISLAMABAD: Seminary students involved in killing of BenazirRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    An Anti-Terrorism Court in Rawalpindi was informed on Thursday that students of Darul Uloom Haqqania, Akora Khattak, were involved in the murder of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto, however, the seminary administration denied having any connection with the suspects. The hearing of Benazir murder case - headed by Justice pervez Ismail - was held at the ATC special court established inside Adiala Jail, Rawalpindi.

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  19. Pakistan army chief warns India ahead of talksRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Islamabad: Days before the visit of Indian Foreign Secretary S.Jaishankar, Pakistan Army Chief Gen.Raheel Sharif Thursday warned India of a "befitting response" to any provocation along the Line of Control . "Let there be no doubt that any provocation along LoC and Working Boundary would meet a befitting response," he said.

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  20. Pakistan Inducts China-Built Eagle AWACS Into Air ForceRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | INDOlink

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan air force on Thursday inducted the advanced China-built Karakoram Eagle AWACS aircraft, capable of detecting hostile aerial and sea surface targets far before ground-based radars regardless of their height. Pakistan Air Force said the new aircraft were inducted into its premier No 4 Squadron at ceremony held at an operational PAF base in Karachi.

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