Pakistan Newswire (Page 8)

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

    Sunday | 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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  2. ISI chief warned Benazir Bhutto of assassination ahead of her murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | 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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  3. New automotive development policy for more investment, better quality : August 02, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Times

    ... has been surge in productions ofall its sub-sectors except buses and two/three wheelers during lastyear. Quoting Pakistan Automotive Manufacturer Association, the document showed that the passenger cars and jeeps registered a growth of 23 per cent ...

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  4. MQM chief again demands to establish 'Mohajir' provinceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CNN

    Pakistan- Chief of Muttahid Qaumi Movement Altaf Hussain on Sunday once again demanded to establish 'Muhajir' province.While addressing to party convention Altaf Hussain said that India is a poltroon state because Indian government not want to save the 'Muhajirs' living in Karachi.Altaf Hussain asked Indian government to save 'Muhajirs" living in Karachi.He also issued instruction to MQM workers to stage protest out side the Washington House asked them to send NATO forces in Karachi to save the 'Muhajirs.MQM chief asked his workers to write a letter to British media to reveal the reality of federal government and told them that banned organisations are still working in Karachi in other parts of Karachi.He also claimed that fake money laundering case was imposed on him.

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  5. Shahbaz Sharif slams Altaf Hussain for demanding 'Mojhajir' provinceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CNN

    Umair Haider-Pakistan-LAHORE - Chief Minister of Punjab Shahbaz Sharif burst on Muttahid aQaumi Movement's chief Altaf Hussain on Sunday for demanding "Mohajir' province.Shahbaz Sharif said that Altaf Hussain's speech against Pakistan forces exposed the real face of MQM and Altaf Hussain.He said that he is working for the enemies of Pakistan. CM Punjab said that Altaf Hussain's call out to India has proved that MQM is not working for the betterment of Pakistan.He also claimed that his statement hurt the sentiments of Pakistani nation.Earlier, Altaf Hussain on Sunday once again demanded to establish 'Muhajir' province.

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  6. Pakistan releases 163 Indian fishermenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Indian Express

    The fishermen freed from the Landhi and Malir jails here includes an 11-year-old boy, a Sindh government official said. Pakistan today released 163 Indian fishermen, including three minors, from two jails here as a goodwill gesture following a recent understanding between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in Russia.

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  7. Pak's Japanese-dominated car market poised for new entrantsRead the original story

    Sunday | 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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  8. Manmohan Singh's Panjab University chair looks for new incumbentRead the original story

    Sunday | Newkerala.com

    ... was instituted, it was the first time this was done for a living person. Established in 1882 in Lahore, now in Pakistan, PU was re-located to its present sprawling campus in Chandigarh's Sector 14 and 25 in 1956 after the country's partition in ...

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  9. New Afghan Taliban leader appeals for unityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | AlertNet

    ... By continuing to browse our site, you are giving your consent for us to set cookies. DERA ISMAIL KHAN/ PESHAWAR, Pakistan, Aug 1 (Reuters) - The new Afghan Taliban leader appealed for unity in the insurgency in his first public message released on ...

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  10. Pakistan frees 162 Indian fishermenRead the original story

    Sunday | Nerve News

    Pakistan on Sunday released 162 Indian fishermen and a 11-year-old boy from a Karachi jail, a media report said. Geo TV said they were freed from Landhi Jail.

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  11. Indian girl stuck in Pakistan needs 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan'Read the original story

    Sunday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Karachi: Bollywood hit Bajrangi Bhaijaan may have been a work of fiction, but in Karachi it is a real life story of an Indian girl who can neither speak nor hear and stuck in Pakistan for 13 years with all efforts to trace her family in India remaining unsuccessful. "The Punjab Rangers brought her to us some 13 years ago," said Faisal Edhi of the social welfare group Edhi Foundation.

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  12. Pakistan releases over 160 Indian fishermenRead the original story

    Sunday | Xinhuanet

    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 the port city of 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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  13. India proposes NSA meeting with Pakistan on August 23-24Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Hindustan Times

    Pakistan has received a proposal from India for a meeting between the National Security Advisors of the two countries on August 23-24, Sartaj Aziz, the Prime Minister's adviser on foreign affairs and national security, said on Sunday. Aziz was quoted by state-run Radio Pakistan as saying that Pakistan had not yet confirmed the proposed meeting.

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  14. Afghan Taliban issues statement quoting Haqqani group leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WAND-TV Decatur

    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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  15. Graham Thorpe:13 facts to know about the former England batsmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | DNA India

    ... for Australia in a drawn game. Thorpe once scored a century which featured only two boundaries. His 118 against Pakistan at Lahore in 2000 was a gritty innings and featured only two fours. Later in the series, he scored a crucial fifty as England ...

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  16. Afghan slum demolition drive exposes housing crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Peninsula

    Afghan refugees and Pakistani tribal people leave with their belongings during an operation to demolish their neighbourhood in Islamabad. With no water supply, electricity or sewage, the 2,000 homes that formed the "Afghan Basti" slum in Islamabad have long stood in stark contrast to the rest of Pakistan's green and largely pristine capital.

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  17. Traders strike over taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Peninsula

    A Pakistani man walks past shuttered shops during a traders' strike in Peshawar yesterday. The business community is observing a nationwide shutter-down strike against the imposition of 0.3 percent withholding tax (WHT) on banking transactions by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR).

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  18. Divided Taliban clings to war in wake of leader's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | HeraldNet

    ... is a moment of opportunity' for the Taliban to choose war or peace, Washington's special envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan, Daniel Feldman, told journalists here Friday. 'We hope they will embrace the second option,' he said, but added that U.S. ...

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  19. New Afghan Taliban leader promises to continue insurgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... the Taliban for more than two years and the group's decision to participate in landmark face-to-face talks in Pakistan last month took place under his leadership. A second round of talks, which has been scheduled to begin Friday in Pakistan, has ...

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  20. Sarfraz Ahmed's non-selection in T20s will be looked into: Pakistan selector Haroon RasheedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | CricketCountry.com

    Karachi: Pakistan chief selector Haroon Rasheed has said that a few more youngsters will be tested out in the coming months prior to the World T20 Cup early next year. Appreciating the national team's clean sweep in the T20 series in Sri Lanka, the former Test batsman also rejected suggestions that captain Shahid Afridi or head coach Waqar Younis had any personal axe to grind with wicketkeeper Sarfaraz Ahmed, who was rested for both T20 matches, causing an uproar in the cricket circles.

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