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4 hrs ago | Daily Times
LAHORE: The financial position of Pakistan Railways has improved tremendously after passenger and freight sectors attracted commuters and traders respectively after several measures taken by the PR administration.
10 hrs ago | CTV
Anti-government protesters armed with slingshots and hammers clashed repeatedly with police Sunday in the Pakistani capital, and the powerful military cautioned the prime minister against further use of force in the crisis that has triggered the biggest challenge yet to his authority.
17 hrs ago | CTV
A magnitude-6 earthquake struck northern Pakistan on Sunday, authorities said, though there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Saturday expressed concern over continued Indian violation of working boundaries and termed it a matter of grave concern for the government and the people of Pakistan.
KARACHI: Ansar Burney Trust International Chairman, Ansar Burney in his letters to the Kuwait government has requested the Amir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Crown Prince and Deputy Amir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, prime minister to open visa for the families of Pakistanis living and working in Kuwait.
Pakistani protesters run during clashes near prime minister's home in Islamabad, Pakistan, Saturday, Aug. 30, 3014.
" Tahir-ul Qadri and PTI chief Imran Khan Aug 15 began their protests for the resignation of Nawaz Sharif, accusing him of rigging the 2013 general election."
The IS is currently holding a 26-year-old American aid worker whose release they've also pinned on the U.S. release of Aafia Siddiqui.
In this Saturday, Nov. 26, 2005, file photo, Hollywood actress and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Ambassador Angelina Jolie, left, and actor Brad Pitt, right, are escorted by unidentified UNHCR officials towards a helicopter in Muzaffarabad, Pakistan, after seeing an earthquake-affected area.
Mehbooba Mufti, president of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party in Jammu and Kashmir, Friday appealed the central government to start defence minister level talks with Pakistan.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi also warned Pakistan that while India would still strive for friendly ties with it, Islamabad needed to ensure an environment free of terrorism for that to happen.
PESHAWAR Police on Friday arrested eight accused allegedly involved in assisting assailants who attacked shops of small Sikh community in Hashtnagri area in the provincial capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on August 6. Jagmohan Singh a trader belonging to the Sikh community was killed and two others Pram Singh and Manmit Singh were injured in the ... (more)
Pakistan's prime minister on Friday denied asking the country's military chief to mediate with opposition leaders and protesters who have camped for two weeks outside parliament in the capital, Islamabad, demanding his resignation over alleged voting fraud.
Ajmal Khan, vice-chancellor of university in Peshawar, had been kidnapped on his way to work and held for four years.
KARACHI: Five people were killed and seven others were injured in different incidents of violence on Thursday.
The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the murder of two journalists and a network employee in Pakistan today, and calls on authorities to investigate the attack and bring the perpetrators to justice.
Updated: Sun Aug 31, 2014 09:48 pm
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