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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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Inter Press Service

Refugees Living a Nightmare in Northern Pakistan

Doctors examine internally displaced children from North Waziristan Agency at a free medical clinic in Bannu, a district of Pakistan's northern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.

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Daily Times

Dobbins calls on Sartaj, discusses US-Pakistan relations, Afghanistan : July 21, 2014,

ISLAMABAD US Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan James Dobbins paid his farewell call on Adviser to prime minister on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz at the Foreign Office on Monday.

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DNA India

Pakistani delegation visits PM Narendra Modi's pet project...

A four-member delegation from Pakistan on Monday visited the Sabarmati Riverfront project, to replicate it in Lahore on river Ravi.

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Korea Herald

Pakistan at crossroads of security threa...

More than 30 years after South Korea and Pakistan established diplomatic ties, a notable change took place this year marking their improving relations.

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Israellycool

Meanwhile In Other News Not Related To Israel

The Pakistani military said its jets killed 35 suspected militants on Wednesday as part of an anti-Taliban offensive hours after U.S. drones attacked another area nearby and killed up to 20 people valley, a remote militant stronghold on the Pakistani side of the border opposite Afghanistan's Paktika, Pakistani military officials said.

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Merinews

Falah-e-Insaniyat Foundation (FIF): An imbrued Pakistani NGO

Despite Indian government's consistent explicit and perspicuous persuasions of Pakistan to shut down terrorist machinery on its soil, directed against India, there is no let up in inapt activities of banned Kashmir-centric militant groups in guise of their religious and charitable fronts and organizations in Pakistan.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Examiner.com

Pakistan and Afghanistan: need for joint action against terrorism

A five-member defense delegation from Pakistan has urged the United States to devise a mechanism for continuing to support the military operation against Taliban militants in North Waziristan and Northern areas even after its withdrawal from Afghanistan .The delegation, which visited the United States last week, has also asked the Obama ... (more)

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Daily Times

Is Nisar Khuhro about to replace Qaim? : July 21, 2014,

KARACHI: Whether over-reacting to the recent statement of Sindh Minister for Jails Manzoor Wassan regarding the possible reshuffling of Sindh cabinet or by mistake, Radio Pakistan thinks PPP leader Nisar Khuhro is functional chief minister of Sindh.

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Hindustan Times

Qureshi asked exCBI boss to help tainted firm get airport contracts

A global airport logistics firm, blocked from doing business in India because of its links to Pakistan, was trying to circumvent the government's security concerns with the help of the politically-connected businessman Moin Qureshi, HT can reveal.

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CPJ Press Freedom Online

Pakistani reporter sentenced to 4-year prison term in Afghanistan

A Pakistani television journalist was convicted on charges of travelling to Afghanistan without travel documents and sentenced to four years in prison, Pakistani officials said on Sunday.

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Daily Times

Pakistani citizen killed, four injured in Indian firing in Sialkot sector : July 20, 2014,

ISLAMABAD Senior military official on Sunday accused Indian troops of killing a civilian and wounding four others in unprovoked firing across the border in its eastern province of Punjab.

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Nerve News

Pakistan team arriving to study Sabarmati riverfront model

A four-member delegation from Pakistan is due to arrive in India Sunday to start a three-day official tour to visit the Sabarmati Riverfront Development Project , the Dawn online reported.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Daily Times

Qadri not to face debate challenge: Ashrafi : July 19, 2014,

LAHORE Pakistan Ulema Council Chairman Hafiz Tahir Mehmood Ashrafi has said that Pakistan Awami Tehreek Chairman Dr Tahir ul Qadri will not come to face him in an open debate challenge .

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Grafton selectman finds much in common with Pakistan officials

Grafton Selectman Brook Padgett talks with Dr. Sajjad Mubin and Jahanzeb Khan at the Grafton Community Television studios during the Pakistani officials' visit to the United States in 2012.

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