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23 min ago | Daily Times

PTI not to become part of any deal on Musharraf: Qureshi : July 23, 2014,

LAHORE Former Foreign Affairs minister and senior leader of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Wednesday wondered as to what guarantees former president and Pakistan People's Party co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari is seeking from the US.

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4 hrs ago | Daily Times

20 terrorists killed in Shawal as forces clear parts of Mirali : July 24, 2014,

ISLAMABAD: As many as 20 local and foreign terrorists were killed and four isolated terrorist hideouts destroyed by aerial strikes in Shawal valley on Wednesday as security forces cleared major part of Mirali.

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8 hrs ago | Daily Times

Pakistani students get leading position in Beijing Summer Camp

ISLAMABAD: Twelve Pakistani middle school students have earned singular honour by taking a leading position among 600 foreign students while participating at the 11-day Beijing International Summer Camp in China that has concluded this week.This was the first time that the Pakistani middle school students, along with their two teachers took part in ... (more)

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10 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

FAA Ban on Israel, But No FAA Ban on Pakistan

The more important thing to remember in any argument about Israel is context. The other side works hard to treat Israel as an entity with no context.

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14 hrs ago | DNA India

India, Pakistan foreign secretaries to meet on August 25

Foreign Secretaries of India and Pakistani will meet on August 25 in Islamabad to discuss the way forward in bilateral ties, which have made no headway since the interruption of dialogue process nearly two years ago.

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19 hrs ago | Daily Times

Pakistani experts hail setting up of EEU : July 23, 2014,

ISLAMABAD: The newly-established Eurasian Economic Union is seen by top-notch Pakistani intellectuals and experts of international relations as a highly significant development not very far away from their own nation, which is all set to impact upon the economic and political landscape of the wider region around Pakistan.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Six Girls Attacked By Acid In Two Days In Southwestern Pakistan

Six girls were splashed with acid in two separate incidents in Pakistan's southwest Balochistan province over the last two days.

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The Nation

Pakistan expects US to continue CSF after withdrawal from Afghanistan ...

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/22-Jul-2014/pakistan-expects-us-to-continue-csf-after-withdrawal-from-afghanistan-to-help-pakistan-fight For news details Read on : Pakistan expects US to continue CSF after withdrawal from Afghanistan to help Pakistan fight terrorism: Tariq Fatemi WASHINGTON- Special Assistant to the Prime ... (more)

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Daily Times

Pakistan, India have to honour bilateral deals: Raghavan : July 23, 2014,

ISLAMABAD: Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Tuesday said that Pakistan and India had to honour bilateral agreements.

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Voice of America

US: Pakistan's Offensive Pushes Out Haqqani Network

Adnan, 8, whose family fled from the military offensive against Pakistani militants in North Waziristan, sells ration packs that were collected by his family from a distribution point for internally displaced persons in Bannu,Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, A top American diplomat says the United States believes Pakistan's counterinsurgency operation ... (more)

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Daily Times

Pakistan assures IMF to bring down inflation to 6-7% by 2015-16

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has assured International Monetary Fund for bringing down the inflation rate within a range to 6-7 percent by 2015-16 from the current level of 8.8 percent, sources told Daily Times on Tuesday.

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Vanguard

Five girls wounded in acid attacks in Pakistan

At least five Pakistani girls were wounded in two separate acid attacks by motorcycle riders in the southwestern province of Baluchistan, police said Tuesday.

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South China Morning Post

Civilian deaths in anti-Taliban air raid stoke anger in Pakistan's lawless northwest

Pakistani resident Haji Gulzar Khan Wazir , who fled with his family following a military operation against militants in the North Waziristan tribal agency, prays alongside relatives before they break their Ramadan fast in Bannu.

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Foreign Policy

Six Al Qaeda Leaders Killed in July 10 Drone Strike; Congress Party...

Event Notice: "Pakistan's Interminable Energy Crisis: Is There Any Way Out?" Wednesday, 9:15 AM - 4:00 A July 10 drone strike in the Dattakhel section of North Waziristan killed at least six al Qaeda leaders, according to al Qaeda leaders quoted in The News on Tuesday .

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Trend

Turkmenistan, Pakistan to discuss implementation of joint economic project

The Turkmenistan-Pakistan intergovernmental commission on trade and economic cooperation plans to hold a meting in early August in Islamabad, a message from the Turkmen government said on July 21. The issues related to preparations for the meeting of the intergovernmental commission was discussed during the meeting with the outgoing ambassador of ... (more)

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Daily Times

SC reinstates Hajj policy, annuls LHC verdict : July 21, 2014,

ISLAMABAD The Supreme Court on Monday reinstated the Hajj Policy 2014 annulling the earlier decision of the Lahore High Court in this regard.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Passenger bus crash kills 16 in Pakistan

Sixteen people died after a passenger bus plunged nearly 200 metres into a ravine in Pakistan's Kashmir region on Monday , officials said.

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Foreign Policy

Pakistan: Right War, Wrong Battlefield

Five months after Pakistan's prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, announced that the government was giving the failed talks with the Tehreek-e-Taliban " another chance ," the Pakistani Army launched an offensive "against foreign and local terrorists who are hiding in sanctuaries in North Waziristan," calling it Operation Zarb-e-Azb .

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Al Jazeera

Drive-by acid attack injures Pakistani women

Four masked men on motorcycles have thrown acid on four women outside a shop in Pakistan's southwestern city of Quetta.

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Hindustan Times

Pakistan to release 57 boats of Indian fishermen

As part of goodwill gesture, the Nawaz Sharif government has decided to release 57 fishing boats of 150 Indian fishermen, the foreign ministry said in Islamabad on Monday.

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