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Police patrol near a house where eight children have been found dead in a Cairns suburb in far north Queensland, Australia, Friday Dec 19, 2014
2014-12-20, Kashmir Observer
CAIRNS: Australian police said Saturday they had arrested the mother of all but one of eight children reportedly stabbed to death in the northern city of Cairns, as...
Pakistan Tribune: Islamabad/Peshawar/Charsaddah/Abbottabad/Karachi — At least 40 militants were killed in the aerial raids and ground offensives in FATA, Khyber Pakhutunkhwa and Karachi on...
Canberra Times: Supporters of Pakistan'sMQM political party call for harsh measures against the Taliban at a rally in Karachi on Friday. Photo: AP Peshawar: With protesters across Pakistan calling for a hard line on terrorism, six suspected militants were killed in a US...
Dawn: ISLAMABAD: The Natio­nal Assembly’s Standing Committee on Law, Justice and Human Rights is set to take up on Wednesday a Constitution amendment bill moved by members of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) for granting to overseas Pakistanis the right to vote...
Dawn: KARACHI: A 50-year-old doctor was shot dead in Buffer Zone area of the city on Saturday, police said. They said four men on two motorcycles opened fire...
Dawn: KARACHI: Faqir ColonyBoxing Club earned lion’s share when their nine boxers qualified for finals on the penultimate day of the commissioner KarachiLyari sports and peace festival at Ustad Abdullah Baloch boxing stadium, PeoplesSports...
Dawn: KARACHI: Top seed Zoya Khalid look poised to recapture the title after she brushed aside fourth seed Rushana Mehboob in four games to reach final of the fifth HyderabadCommissioner Cup...
Dawn: LAHORE: Mohammad Shabbbir from Islamabad with two-day aggregate of 144 emerged as leader in the PunjabOpenGolf championships at the RayaDefenceCourse here on Saturday. Shabbir, who was the joint leader on first day with Mohammad Tariq, once again showed...
Dawn: KARACHI: Mohammad Mujahid scored four times and Mansoor Khan hit a hat-trick as Pakistan Air Force (PAF) taught Baloch FC Quetta a footballing lesson on Saturday, winning 9-0 to move five points behind PakistanPremierFootball League (PPFL) leaders Pakistan...
Dawn: KARACHI: Pakistan Air Force (PAF), Pakistan Army and Sindh recorded two wins each on the opening day of the National Men’s Beach Netball Championship which...
Dawn: Contrary to the fact that the format of the recently-held Champions Trophy benefitted the two finalists more than other competing teams, it needs to be reviewed by the games controlling body, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) as it made the event a...
Dawn: KARACHI: Grocery items’ prices are still rising despite a substantial decrease in freight charges by the transporters following two cuts (cumulative Rs13.33) in diesel prices by the government since Nov 1. Instead of providing any relief, manufactures of...
Dawn: KARACHI: Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM) is unable to gain benefit from the slight increase in its production due to arrival of steel products from various illegal channels. Though Blast Furnace no. 2 became operational earlier this week after 15 months of...
Dawn: KARACHI: The foreign investor portfolio investment (FIPI) has recorded a net decrease of $56 million during this month, something seen as a potential threat by most major analysts in the country’s equity market. The outflow during December is in a striking...
Dawn: ISLAMABAD: The rehabilitation of three berths at the Karachi Port being undertaken with World Bank assistance is nearing completion and will be handed over to the Karachi Port Trust in the coming weeks. According to a World Bank report, the berths 15 to 17...