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42 min ago | Big News Network.com

Suspected militants killed in fresh US drone strike in Pakistan

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan - A suspected American drone attack Thursday killed at least six militants in Pakistan's northwestern tribal region where the military says it has taken control of 80 percent of a strategic town from the Taliban.

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4 hrs ago | Daily Times

We will pull Pakistan out of darkness: minister : July 13, 2014,

LAHORE Punjab Minister for Law and Education Rana Mashhood on Sunday said that the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf should review its performance before staging any kind of protest.

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9 hrs ago | TwinCities

Heads up! Supermoon is here

Because our celestial neighbor is relatively close to Earth, these full moons will appear to be unusually large.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Crofs Blogs

Pakistan: Eight deaths from Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever

An eighth person fell victim to Congo hemorrhagic fever at Hayatabad Medical Complex on Friday, said officials there.

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TheBlaze.com

Heads Up! Supermoon Is Here

A perigee moon, also known as a supermoon, rises over a crescent of a minaret of grand Faisal mosque in Islamabad, Pakistan, Saturday, July 12, 2014.

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Christian Science Monitor

Pakistani army captain, two soldiers killed in attack on Afghan border

A Pakistani army soldier stands guard in Miran Shah bazaar after driving out militants from Pakistan's tribal region of North Waziristan along the Afghanistan border, July 9. On Saturday, militants crossing the border from Afghanistan attacked a vehicle carrying security forces, killing three members of the Pakistani military.

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Al Jazeera

Pakistan soldiers die in rebel ambush

Rebel fighters killed at least three Pakistani soldiers and injured two others in an attack on a border post in the restive northwestern tribal belt, officials said.

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The Nation

Pakistan and Afghanistan to fight polio together

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/sp-health/12-Jul-2014/pakistan-and-afghanistan-agree-on-joint-anti-polio-strategy For news details Read on : Pakistan and Afghanistan to fight polio together Quetta- Pakistan and Afghanistan have agreed on a mechanism to improve coordination in the joint efforts to eradicate polio.

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Hindustan Times

Punjab to get Pakistan expertise in cattle breeding

Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal has asked the animal husbandry department to prepare a conservation plan to introduce the high-yielding Sahiwal breed of milch cattle on a mass scale in the state.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Rock Hill Herald

Religious freedom in peril worldwide

A Sudanese court in May sentences a Christian woman married to an American to be hanged, after first being lashed 100 times, after she refuses to renounce her Christian faith.

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Daily Times

President signs Protection of Pakistan Bill into law

ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain on Friday signed the Protection of Pakistan Bill, 2014, into a law, empowering law-enforcement agencies to effectively counter activities of terrorists across the country.

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Daily Times

Six people killed in violence hours after PM leaves city

KARACHI: Hours after the end of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's Karachi visit, at least six people including a policeman were killed during last 24 hours in different violence and firing incidents in the metropolis.

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The Indian Express

Pakistan releases sketch of Karachi airport attack 'mastermind'

Security sources last month claimed that the Uzbek national Abu Abdul Rehman al Maani was killed in an airstrike during the all-out offensive against militants.

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Pakistan Christian Post

July 5th: Jillani's efforts to eradicate Zia's lasting effect on Pakistani minorities. By Nasir Saeed

The retirement of Chief Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani will see him remembered for his meritorious service in upholding the rule of law and dispensation of justice.

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Daily Times

Pakistan asked to raise Israeli terrorism at world level

Lahore High Court Bar Association President Shafqat Mehmood Chohan has demanded the government to raise the issue of Israeli terrorism on Palestinian citizens at International forums.

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Reuters

Taliban debate merits of Islamic State's caliphate announcement

The Afghan Taliban have urged Muslims to avoid extremism and remain united, a message apparently aimed at the Islamic State , which recently declared an Islamic caliphate in territory it controls in Iraq and Syria.

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The Nation

UK is a major trade partner of Pakistan: Shahbaz

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/11-Jul-2014/uk-is-a-major-trade-partner-of-pakistan-shahbaz For news details Read on : UK is a major trade partner of Pakistan: Shahbaz Lahore- Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said UK is a major trade partner of Pakistan and its cooperation in education, health and other social ... (more)

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Weekday Magazine

The Rundown -- July 11

A bomb attack targets security personnel in Pakistan's Bannu district, Serbian activists demand recognition of the 1995 Srebrenica massacre as genocide, Afghan civic organizations call for an investigation of election fraud allegations, and Tatarstan's Muslims join in a mass Iftar.

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Daily Times

Clock ticking on fight against terrorism: PM : July 11, 2014,

In a meeting, which was chaired by him, on law and order, Sindh chief secretary and DG Rangers gave a detailed briefing to the prime minister about the overall law and order situation in Karachi.

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Daily Times

New slaughterhouse becomes bone of contention between butchers and CDA : July 11, 2014,

ISLAMABAD: Since the Capital Development Authority's Working Development Committee has approved the plan for the construction of a new slaughterhouse in the capital on Thursday, it has become a bone of contention between the butchers and the authority concerned.

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