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  1. Pakistan PM says country will set up military courts to deal with terrorism casesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Fox News

    Security is beefed up outside the prime minister house during a meeting of all political parties and the military leadership to hash out new counter-terrorism policies, in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014. Pakistan's prime minister says the country will set up special trial courts under the supervision of military officers to prosecute terrorism cases in the wake of the Taliban school massacre.

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  2. Daniel Pearl parents honour Peshawar attack victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... they managed to make it a normal part of brutality. Brutality is penetrating our bloodstream without us knowing." Pakistan Consul General Hamid Asghar told the gathering the time for pacifism has past, echoing sentiments that have come out of ...

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  3. Zardari for rooting out extremism, militancyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    Former President Asif Ali Zardari has called upon the people to adhere to the principles of the Quaid-e-Azam for democracy and to banish for ever the militant and extremist mindset. "The Father of the Nation Mohammed Ali Jinnah had envisioned a democratic and progressive Pakistan where every citizen will have equal opportunities to advance without any prejudice of religion, cast and creed," said Zardari in his message on the eve of 138th birth anniversary of Quaid-e-Azam Mohammed Ali Jinnah falling today.

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  4. Govt mulling law to end babus' dual nationalityRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... nationalities. "If dual nationals are allowed to become a member of parliament then they would also demand joining Pakistan army as well as to become judge," he said. The committee headed by Chaudhry Mahmood Bashir Virk, however, decided that the ...

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  5. Chinese among 4 dead in accident at Jhelum dam siteRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... start contributing around 969 MW, electricity to the much hungry national grid by the end of 2016. China is one of Pakistan's main allies and there are thousands of Chinese engineers and other workers in Pakistan helping on infrastructure projects ...

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  6. LHC revokes stay to death convictsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... the stay order in the matter of the two prisoners convicted by a military court for attacking National Bank of Pakistan's Mall Branch in November 2009 and killing seven persons. The two convicts, Ghulam Nabi and Abdul Malik, had been imprisoned at ...

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  7. Speedy military courts to try terror casesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    Agreeing on constitution of special trial courts with specified timelines for the trial of hardened terrorists, political and military leadership has evolved consensus on national action plan against terrorism to rid the country from this menace and launch multi-pronged operation against them. Spelling out salient points in the resolution adopted with consensus by All Parties Conference, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said Peshawar school carnage has transformed Pakistan into a country where there is no room for terrorism as the lives and properties of the people are dear to him.

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  8. Govt asked to release Lakhvi or face contempt pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... had to delay it as he had not received a written copy of the bail ruling. Relations between nuclear-armed rivals Pakistan and India worsened dramatically after the Mumbai carnage, in which 10 gunmen attacked luxury hotels, a popular cafe, a train ...

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  9. Zardari wishes Merry ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    Former President Asif Ali Zardari has greeted Christian Community on the eve of Christmas. "I wish to felicitate Christians all over the world, particularly our Christian brothers and sisters in Pakistan, on the auspicious occasion of Christmas," said the PPP Co-Chairman in his message.

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  10. Nation observes Jinnah's birthday todayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    The 138th birth anniversary of Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah, 'Father of the Nation' will be observed today by the government and people of Pakistan. He was born on December 25, 1876 and passed away on September 11, 1948 in Karachi.

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  11. Winners of flower show awardedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... (AIOU) achieved the first prize. In Hotels and Clubs category, Islamabad Club was awarded with the first prize and Pakistan Navy got the second prize.

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  12. Merry XmasRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... olved a comprehensive strategy in this regard. Shahbaz Sharif further said that all minorities have equal rights in Pakistan and opportunities of progress are being provided to them without any discrimination.

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  13. 138th birth anniversary of Quaid being observed todayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    The nation will celebrate the 138th birth anniversary of the founder and the First Governor General of Pakistan, Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah on Thursday. The national flag will be hoisted at all government buildings throughout the country.

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  14. Christians choose simplicity this XmasRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    Christian community opted to celebrate Christmas- the birthday of Jesus- with minimalism in the memory of the kids who lost their lives in the tragic incident of Peshawar. Talking to The Nation, Christian Leader Micheal Javed said that the Church Council of Pakistan had conveyed it to all churches in the country.

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  15. Justice Noor Meskanzai appointed BHC CJRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    ISLAMABAD : The President of Pakistan on Wednesday approved the appointment of Justice Muhammad Noor Meskanzai as Chief Justice of the High Court of Balochistan. His appointment was approved on the advice of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

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  16. Tetra glazing of PPP to continue for longRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... in his party reportedly made without his consultation. At present, two parallel political organisations, the Pakistan Peoples Party Parliamentarians (PPP-P) and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) exist simultaneously with two different political heads. ...

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  17. US Navy probing claimed Bin Laden shooterRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... month after coming forward to claim that he was the man who shot Bin Laden through the forehead at his hideout in Pakistan three years ago. The highly decorated Montana native told The Washington Post that he was near the head of the column of US ...

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  18. United against terrorRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... community alongwith condolences has also given a strong message to the terrorists that the whole world stands with Pakistan in its efforts to defeat terrorism and no such act of cruelty can lower their morale against terrorism and for defeating ...

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  19. All set to observe BB death anniversary: WattooRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    Mian Manzoor Ahmed Wattoo, the central leader of Pakistan Peoples Party, has said that Co-Chairman PPP Asif Ali Zardari is returning to Pakistan to preside over the death anniversary of Shaheed Benazir Bhutto at Ghari Khuda Bux on December 27. "Solidarity will be expressed with martyrs of Peshawar tragedy and their families while prayers will be offered, followed by a candlelight vigil," he said in a statement. He said that functions would be held in all districts of Punjab as well as at the martyrdom site of Benazir Bhutto Liaquat Bagh, Rawalpindi where local and national leadership would gather to pay tributes to their leader.

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  20. Pakistan facing worst malnutrition crisis: BosanRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    A two-day national conference on the state of nutrition in Pakistan concluded here on Wednesday with a resolve to raise awareness among masses about the crisis of malnutrition in Pakistan. Federal Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal chaired the first day of the conference while Sikandar Hayat Khan Bosan, federal minister for national food security & research, concluded the event on Wednesday.

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