Pakistan Newswire (Page 8)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pakistan. (Page 8)

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  1. Funeral to be held for girl killed in school bus crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... father of Sabika Sheikh, a victim of a shooting at a Texas high school, shows a picture of his daughter in Karachi, Pakistan, Saturday, May 19, 2018. The Pakistani foreign exchange student is among tho... An outgoing and 'really funny' student who ...

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  2. PPP finalises names for caretaker PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Times

    KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples Party on Monday finalised names of Zaka Ashraf and Jalil Abbas Jilani for the post of caretaker prime minister. PPP co-chief Asif Ali Zardari telephoned the two nominees and informed them about the party's decision.

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  3. PML-N presser in response to PTI's 100-day plan postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Times

    Rawalpindi Public Relations Director Hamid Javed Awan confirmed the update that the press conference to respond to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's 100-day agenda has been deferred until further notice. Earlier, PML-N had called for a press conference in the country's capital on Monday where Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal and Minister for Power Awais Leghari were all set to respond to the PTI's throwing of the gauntlet as election season heats up.

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  4. Syrian government resumes anti-IS offensive in DamascusRead the original story

    Yesterday | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... father of Sabika Sheikh, a victim of a shooting at a Texas high school, shows a picture of his daughter in Karachi, Pakistan, Saturday, May 19, 2018. The Pakistani foreign exchange student is among tho... An outgoing and 'really funny' student who ...

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  5. Father of Pakistani girl killed in Texas hopes her death can spur reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times of Oman

    Aziz Shaikh, left, father of Sabika Aziz Sheikh, a Pakistani exchange student, who was killed with others when a gunman attacked Santa Fe High School in Santa Fe, Texas, US, comforts a relative in Karachi, Pakistan on May 19, 2018. - Reuters Aziz Shaikh, left, father of Sabika Aziz Sheikh, a Pakistani exchange student, who was killed with others when a gunman attacked Santa Fe High School in Santa Fe, Texas, US, comforts a relative in Karachi, Pakistan on May 19, 2018.

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  6. Ruanne, Cunniff & Goldfarb, RWC in talks to buy Meezan bank's stake-sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    The investors include New York-based Ruane, Cunniff & Goldfarb, London-based RWC Partners and Swedish asset manager Tundra Fonder, they said. Tundra Fonder has a Pakistan-themed fund which already holds some shares in Meezan.

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  7. PTI's 100- day agenda merely an illusion': Saad RafiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Times

    LAHORE: Railway Minister Khawaja Saad Rafique on Monday berated Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan's 100-day plan, terming the agenda as 'false claims' and 'mere eloquence'. Saad Rafique took it to twitter in a series of tweets lashing out on PTI leadership.

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  8. New curriculum launched in Islamabada s primary schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Times

    ... on grades one to five, but would later focus on secondary schools. Mr. Abbasi also claimed that it was high time Pakistan rethought its approach to education, but also added that it was essential to train teachers in order to ensure Pakistan's youth ...

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  9. School shooting victims remembered as sweet, hardworkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News9 Oklahoma City

    The Pakistani foreign exchange student is among tho... . Abdul Aziz Sheikh, left, father of Sabika Sheikh, a victim of a shooting at a Texas high school, comforts to an elderly woman arriving for condolence to his daughter at his home in Karachi, Pakistan, Saturday, May 19, 2018.

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  10. Gina Haspell: She's Certainly Qualified for the JobRead the original story

    Yesterday | Counterpunch

    ... so on. In the mid-1960s, when our family was stationed at a small USAF station near Peshawar in what was then West Pakistan, I knew the giant radar antennae on base were being used to spy on the Chinese and the Soviets. I also discovered that the ...

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  11. Pakistani man fights to return to his Indian familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Jazeera

    Twenty-four years after he left his home in Pakistan , Siraj Khan, 34, was forcibly returned to Mansehra - in the country's Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa region - on March 10. His childhood home had changed. The 2005 earthquake had wiped out the ageing structures, making room for new unrecognisable ones.

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  12. Texas mourners endure grief that - none of us can comprehend'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunday Herald

    ... in Santa Fe, a town of 13,000, while Muslim mourners remembered the life of a slain exchange student from Pakistan. "They will never be forgotten in this community, these young people, children just going to school," said Brad Drake, pastor of the ...

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  13. Pontiff to invest 14 new cardinalsRead the original story

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    Pope Francis on Sunday revealed his latest picks to be cardinals in the Catholic Church, including his chief aide for helping the poor in Rome and prelates based in Iraq and Pakistan, where Christians are a vulnerable minority. "I am happy to announce that on June 29, I will hold a consistory to make 14 new cardinals," Francis said in surprise remarks to pilgrims and tourists gathered in St. Peter's Square for the pope's weekly greetings from a Vatican palace window.

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  14. SC's disqualification verdict was - inappropriate' and - superfluous': Nawaz SharifRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Times

    ... Bilal Rasool is the nephew of former Governor Punjab Mian Azhar. He added that Azhar's son had links with Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) as he had been seen in pictures with Imran Khan at his Bani Gala residence on August 24, 2017. Former PM also ...

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  15. India takes seriously any comment from Pakistan on peace with India: Nirmala SitharamanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of India

    ... will be taken seriously by India, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said here today in the backdrop of the Pakistan Army chief favouring talks to resolve lingering disputes. The minister also said the armed forces will "fully honour" the ...

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  16. FEATURE-Shorter, hotter, earlier: Shrinking spring slashes Pakistani harvestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Adil Khan's hopes for a good harvest are fading again this year as he inspects his orchard of apricot and loquat trees in the mountains of Pakistan's northwest Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province. Usually, fruit in the five-acre family orchard is ready to pick only by the last week of May. But this year, and in other recent years since 2013, much of the harvest has ripened by mid-April - nearly a month ahead of schedule.

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  17. Modi-Putin meet: Why Russia still matters so much to IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of India

    ... to Islamabad As New Delhi warmed its ties with the United States, Russia started to increase its closeness with Pakistan as a counter-measure. In 2016, the two countries held their first joint military exercise, despite India's request to postpone ...

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  18. Power cuts and heat waves continue to plague KarachiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Times

    ... weighing 41 tonnes had been damaged, of which the spare part had to be flown in from Netherlands. Earlier the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) had announced that a heat wave is expected to soar up temperature in Karachi. On Sunday afternoon ...

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  19. Mourners Pack Texas Mosque for Funeral of Slain Pakistani StudentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Voice of America

    ... not have children. She was the first one who called us mom and dad. She was literally like a daughter to us," said Pakistan American Uzma Parveen, who was Sabika's first host mother. Friends said while in the United States, Sabika experienced ...

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  20. Pakistani girl who died in Texas shooting 'wanted to experience American culture'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    ... of the four children, Sabika, who prayed for world peace, hailed from Karachi and was due home in a few weeks. The Pakistan Embassy in Washington, D.C., identified Sabika as a victim of the shooting on Twitter and wrote that "our thoughts and ...

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