Pakistan Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Pakistan opens probe into deadly plane crash that killed 47Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CottageCountryNow.ca

    ... George of the Civil Aviation Authority. No one survived. The plane belonged to the Pakistani national carrier, the Pakistan International Airlines, and had 42 passengers and five crew members on board, PIA spokesman Daniyal Gilani said. Witnesses ...

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  2. After air crash, Pakistan fights over legacy of rock star-turned-clericRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Channelnewsasia.com

    The death of Junaid Jamshed, a Pakistani rock star-turned-evangelist, in a plane crash on Wednesday has stirred debate over his legacy, raising questions that cut to the heart of Pakistan's widening cultural schisms. Relatives gather outside the residence of Junaid Jamshed, pop star turned evangelical Muslim cleric, in Karachi, Pakistan December 7, 2016.

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  3. Pakistan plane crash: PIA blames engine failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Times of India

    Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-661 crashed after one of its two turboprop engines failed en route to Islamabad killing everyone on board, authorities said on Thursday, even as they began a probe into the accident and sent bodies for DNA test to identify the victims. PIA flight PK-661 with 47 people on board crashed in Saddha Batolni village near Havelian on Wednesday while en route to Islamabad from Chitral The pilot of the plane made a call to the ATC soon after the plane took off and said that the plane's left engine was not functioning A Pakistan villager stands at the site of plane crash in Gug near Havelian, Pakistan on Dec 8, 2016.

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  4. Pakistan plane issued Mayday call before deadly crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Channelnewsasia.com

    A Pakistani aircraft carrying 47 people issued a Mayday call before losing radar contact and crashing into a mountain, killing everyone on board, authorities said, as they began collecting DNA Thursday to identify victims. Pakistani relatives of the victim of a plane crash offers prayers at the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences hospital in Islamabad on December 8, 2016.

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  5. Junaid JamshedRead the original story

    Wednesday | Watersblogged

    ... on Wednesday. Junaid 's family - his wife and their three children - were also believed to be on board Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight PK-661. Shocked by the tragic death of his dear friend, actor Fakhr-e-Alam wrote on his Twitter ...

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  6. Pakistan plane carrying 48 crashes, reportedly on fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | Yahoo!

    A Pakistani plane carrying 47 people crashed Wednesday in the mountainous north of the country and burst into flames A Pakistani plane carrying 48 people crashed Wednesday in the country's mountainous north and burst into flames, authorities said, as rescue workers pulled dozens of bodies from the wreckage and officials expressed little hope for survivors. Pakistan International Airlines Flight PK661 came down on a flight from the city of Chitral to Islamabad, the civil aviation authority said.

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  7. Pakistani Flight Crashes Into Mountain En Route to IslamabadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | KWLM-AM Willmar

    A Pakistan International Airlines flight headed to Islamabad from Chitral has crashed into a mountain after losing contact with the control tower shortly after takeoff, according to an airline official. The official tells ABC News the wreckage of the flight has been found.

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  8. Simplistic to blame a country,says Sartaj Aziz; rakes up IndoPak...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 4 | India.com

    Amritsar, Dec 4: Under severe attack over terrorism emanating from its soil, Pakistan's Foreign Affairs Advisor Sartaj Aziz today hit back saying it is "simplistic" to blame one country even as he raked up the issue of strain in Indo-Pak ties at the Heart of Asia conference on Afghanistan. Aziz asserted his attending the meet despite "escalation" along the LoC was testimony to Pakistan's "unflinching" commitment for lasting peace in Afghanistan and expressed unhappiness over cancellation of SAARC Summit in Islamabad in November, terming it as a setback to regional cooperation.

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  9. Japanese kindergarten teaches students pre-war idealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Reuters

    ... and backflips will trailblaze a new path for future generations in this conservative Muslim nation. KARACHI/LAHORE, Pakistan Taxi-hailing service Careem introduced women drivers in Pakistan on Wednesday, a rare initiative in a deeply conservative ...

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  10. AT&T names new head of Mexico unitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Reuters

    ... the explosion of internet data and images, according to a Pew Research Center survey on Wednesday. KARACHI/LAHORE, Pakistan Taxi-hailing service Careem introduced women drivers in Pakistan on Wednesday, a rare initiative in a deeply conservative ...

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  11. Negativity at Heart of Asia exposed India, says PakistanRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad, Dec 8 : India's "negativity" at the Heart of Asia conference last weekend "exposed" its claims of "commitment" to prospects of peace in Afghanistan, the Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson said on Thursday. [NK World] Foreign Office spokesperson Nafees Zakaria, during the weekly press briefing, said that New Delhi "misused a platform meant for promoting peace and stability in the war-torn country."

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  12. SAARC: Unless cross border terrorism addressed, situation to remain same, says IndiaRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi [India], Dec. 8 : As SAARC celebrates its 31st Anniversary, India on Thursday asserted that unless the cross border terrorism is addressed and unless a mindset which opposes all connectivity initiate is reversed, the "situation will pretty much remain the same". [NK India] the fate of Summit will continue to be uncertain until the issue of cross border terrorism is not addressed by Pakistan.

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  13. It takes two to tango: Abdul Basit on Indo-Pak tiesRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi [India], Dec. 8: Pakistan High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit on Thursday said until the so-called Kashmir issue is not resolved, it will be difficult to abridge the relations between the two countries. [NK India] "Jammu and Kashmir is 'the dispute' between two countries.

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  14. Pakistan does not want perpetual hostility with India: EnvoyRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, Dec 8 : Pakistan High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit on Thursday said his country did not want "perpetual hostility" with India, but stressed that Kashmir is the "core issue" between the two countries. [NK India] He was speaking at a discussion on India-Pakistan relations organised by think tank Centre for Peace and Progress here.

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  15. 5 things for Thursday, December 8: Gatlinburg, Pakistan crash, Donald TrumpRead the original story

    Thursday | GantDaily.com

    ... area. Thankfully recent heavy rains have helped put out most of the fire. Everyone on the airliner that crashed in Pakistan is dead. The pilot of the Pakistan International Airlines flight made a mayday call declaring engine trouble before the plane ...

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  16. Bodies Of Pakistan Plane Crash Victims Shifted To Hospital In IslamabadRead the original story

    Thursday | Malaysian National News Agency

    Bodies of all the 48 people who were killed in a plane crash in Pakistan's northern mountainous area Wednesday have been shifted to a hospital in Islamabad on Thursday, officials said, China's Xinhua news agency reported. Tariq Fazal Chaudhry, a lawmaker from Islamabad, said doctors are taking blood samples of relatives of the deceased for DNA test after which the bodies will be identified.

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  17. Sport24.co.za | Kamran Akmal bemoans PCB exileRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News24

    Pakistan wicketkeeper batsman Kamran Akmal feels he has been given a raw deal by the PCB and has appealed to the Prime Minister to intervene on his behalf. Kamran has hit five hundreds and a score of 94 in eight first class matches this season and feels his form should have brought him into contention for a place in the national team.

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  18. Pakistan plane swayed and crashed in fireballRead the original story

    Thursday | The Standard

    ... to Pervez George of the Civil Aviation Authority. The plane belonged to the Pakistani national carrier, the Pakistan International Airlines, and had 42 passengers and five crew members on board, PIA spokesman Daniyal Gilani said. Witnesses said they ...

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  19. Junaid Jamshed, Pakistan's pop pioneer turned preacher, dead atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Yahoo!

    ... of a new genre -- Sufi Rock -- that is hugely popular throughout South Asia today. Their greatest hit, "Dil Dil Pakistan", an upbeat ode to the homeland with a synthesizer-heavy 1980s sound, remains an unofficial national anthem. Many of his biggest ...

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  20. Will Delhi Fog Hold Up Hasina Visit, Spoil Joint Indo-Bangladesh Victory Day Celebration?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Outlook

    ... Liberation Struggle in 1971. At a time when the Indian government is mobilizing all diplomatic efforts to isolate Pakistan, a joint Indo-Bangladesh 'Victory Day' celebration would have been another opportunity to 'cock a snook' at Islamabad. But ...

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