Pakistan Newswire (Page 5)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pakistan. (Page 5)

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  1. Pakistan releases over 160 Indian fishermen: officials : August 02, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD Pakistan on Sunday released over 160 Indian fishermen as a goodwill gesture amid tensions with India over cross-border fire exchanges in recent weeks. According to officials, the authorities in Karachi freed a group of 164 Indian fishermen, including an eleven-year-old boy who was taken into custody with his uncle when they had intruded into Pakistani water for fishing.

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  2. Pakistan likely to file a legal reference against Altaf in London : August 02, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD Minister for Interior Affairs Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Sunday disclosed through media that Pakistan would file a legal reference against Altaf Hussain a London-based leader of the Mutahida Qaumi Movement in London. Addressing a press conference, he said that a legal reference would be served to the British government and the London's metropolitan police soon.

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  3. Navy sets up tent city in Khairpur for homeless : August 02, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD Pakistan Navy Rescue teams deployed at Badin, Khairpur, Ghotki, Sukkur, PanoAqil. Larkana, Ranipur and Gambat are continuously involved in flood relief operations.

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  4. Interior minister hits out at Altaf for asking Indian help : August 02, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD Minister for Interior Affairs Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Sunday said that the purpose of Mutahida Qaumi Movement chief Altaf Hussain's speech on Saturday night was to defame Pakistan and its institutions. Addressing a press conference, he called the London-based MQM leader's speech a humiliation for Pakistan.

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  5. Pakistan releases 163 Indian fishermen as goodwill gestureRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | India.com

    Karachi, August 2 : Pakistan today released 163 Indian fishermen as a goodwill gesture towards India. The release comes in the wake of an understanding between Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in Russia.

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  6. Mullah Omar's Family Doesn't Back New Taliban LeaderRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    The family of late Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar has not backed his announced successor, it said on Sunday, and wants the new chief to be chosen by leading Islamic scholars and veterans of the movement. An audio statement, which four Taliban sources said was by Omar's younger brother Abdul Manan, said the family had not given its baiyat, or pledge of allegiance, to Akhtar Mohammad Mansour and did not want to make a choice amid differences.

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  7. Leadership challenged in Afghan Taliban after Mullah OmarRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    The new leader of the Afghan Taliban vowed to cont... . Supporters of a Pakistani religious group 'Jamaat-ud-Dawa' attend funeral prayers for Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar at a mosque in Islamabad, Pakistan, Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015.

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  8. Pakistan releases 163 Indian fishermen in goodwill gestureRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    Pak authorities on Sunday released 163 Indian fishermen from Malir jail in the southern port city of Karachi. (Representative Photo: Reuters/Babu)

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  9. Pak claims killing of major al-Qaida commanderRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Times of India

    ... 8-10 months after moving from the Afghan border province of Nimruz. "Lateef was a senior commander of al-Qaida for Pakistan's Baluchistan and south Punjab regions," Bugti said. "His brother Bilal succeeded in escaping during the raid, probably to ...

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  10. The heartbreaking housing crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... 45-year-old fruit vendor and his family have lived in the slum since moving from the Swabi district of northwest Pakistan in the mid-1980s, but they are now among more than 15,000 people facing summary eviction. "I have no idea what to do, where to ...

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  11. Pakistan receives Indian proposal, not yet confirm meeting in New Delhi : August 02, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD Adviser on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has said that Pakistan has received a proposal from India of a meeting between national security advisers of the two countries. Sartaj said that India proposed 23rd and 24th of this month for the meeting.

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  12. Govt hopeful of breaking House logjam: VenkaiahRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Times of India

    ... frank discussion, we must speak in one voice and we must convey to the international community that our neighbour (Pakistan) is trying to aid, abet, fund, train terrorists and then the focus should be on terrorism," Naidu said. Deprecating any ...

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  13. Pak's Japanese-dominated car mkt to see competitionRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Mydigitalfc.com

    Pakistan's car market has been dominated by Japanese automakers for decades, but a mini-economic revival looks set to attract new players from Europe and Korea into the mix. Despite heavy taxation on imported vehicles, enthusiasm for owning a car in Pakistan has remained undented -- thanks in part to underdeveloped public transport in the country's sprawling cities, but also the social status it brings.

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  14. Sikh girl among toppers in Class 10 exam in PakRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Times of India

    Manbir Kaur from Nankana Sahib district of Punjab province has secured more than 1,000 marks in Secondary School Examination this year, securing 1,035 marks out of 1,100. LAHORE: A 15-year-old Sikh girl in Pakistan has emerged as the first girl from the minority community to be among the toppers of the Class 10 examination.

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  15. Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansoor: Taliban's new leader vows to...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Independent

    Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansoor was recently elected as leader of the group, following the death of long serving leader Mullah Mohammad Omar Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The Taliban's new leader has vowed to continue fighting and urged for unity within the group, in his first statement since becoming the head of the organisation.

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  16. Will Salman Khan starrer Bajrangi Bhaijaan help this a Salmana to get back from Pakistan?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | India.com

    By now everyone knows the plot of Salman Khan starrer Bajrangi Bhaijaan. A toddler named Shahida from Pakistan gets stuck in India, under unbelievable circumstances, even though her mother manges to get back to her homeland.

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  17. Saqlain asks batsmen to seek guidance from Miandad, Inzamam : August 02, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD Former off-spinner Saqlain Mushtaqhas asked Pakistan's young cricketers to get the knowledge of staying at the wicket and playing longer innings from cricket legends Javed Miandad and Inzamam-ul-Haq. "Our young players such as Ahmed Shehzad, Haris Sohail and Umar Akmal have great potential.

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  18. Minister for expediting work on China's economic corridor : August 02, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD Minister for Finance and Economic Affairs Senator Ishaq Dar here on Sunday directed the Economic Affairs Division for expediting work on its China-Pakistan Economic Corridor related projects. The minister chaired a meeting to review the important economic projects under the aegis of the division.

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  19. Entire Pakistan awaits Altaf Hussain's exemplary end, says Shahbaz : August 02, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Daily Times

    LAHORE Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif slammed a recent statement by Altaf Hussain chief of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement , saying that the London-based leader's diatribe against Pakistan and the Pakistan Army proves he is working for enemies. "The entire Pakistani nation awaits the exemplary end of this self-proclaimed leader who calls out to India for help," he said.

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  20. ISI chief warned Benazir Bhutto of assassination ahead of her murderRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | India.com

    Islamabad, Aug 2 : Pakistan's slain prime minister Benazir Bhutto was warned of an imminent assassination threat by ISI chief hours before a fatal attack in an election rally that resulted in her death in 2007. Bhutto, the two-time prime minister, was killed on December 27, 2007 as she came out of Liaquat Bagh park in Rawalpindi after addressing a huge election rally.

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