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BBC News: 22 September 2014 Last updated at 03:49 BST Tensions are high in Hong Kong amid a row about how the city's leader should be elected. Elections are due in 2017 - but the Chinese government has issued a ruling limiting who can stand as a candidate. This has...
The Times of India: AHMEDABAD: India, Pakistan and Nepal performed brilliantly at the National Institute of Design's (NID), South AsianShort and Documentary FilmFestival, Alpavirama 2014. This year, the opening film and the...
The Telegraph India: Karachi: The Pakistan selectors have retained senior batsman Younis Khan in a shortlist of 20 players they have finalized for the Test and ODI series against Australia in the United Arab Emirates. Sources close to the...
Wall Street Journal: Imran Khan, the Pakistani cricketer turned politician, on Sunday took his antigovernment protest movement to Karachi, attracting tens of thousands of supporters....
Bloomberg: Pakistani opposition leader Imran Khan asked thousands to support him in his first address in Karachi since a protest began more than a month ago, as he seeks to oust Prime MinisterNawaz Sharif. “I need your support to bring a new...
Gulf News: Takes campaign to Karachi and promises to bring nation together as one...
The Times of India: AMRITSAR: Fearing their persecution by fundamental Muslims or their forcible conversion into Islam, Pak Hindus have found sympathizer in Christian community and many of them have even embraced Christianity despite attack on Christians by Islamist groups who...
Xinhua: ISLAMABAD, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- The United States has released fourteen Pakistani prisoners from its custody at the Bagram prison in Afghanistan, Pakistan'sForeign Ministry said on Saturday. The Foreign Ministry spokesperson, Tasnim Aslam, confirmed the freed...
Standart News: Before ISIS militants executed journalist James Foley in a grisly video posted online, they made several demands of the United States in exchange for his freedom. One was the release of Aafia Siddiqui, a Pakistani scientist who is currently in prison in Texas...
The Independent: ProfessorMuhammadShakeel Auj knew very well that not everyone agreed with his moderate views about Islam. There had been messages and threats over the years, some of them serious enough to warrant reporting to the police. But the academic never stopped...
noodls: (Source: State Bank of Pakistan) 20th September, 2014 State Bank keeps policy rate unchanged at 10 percent The StateBank of Pakistan has decided to keep the policy rate unchanged at 10.0 percent. The decision was taken by the Central Board of Directors of SBP...
Canberra Times: ISLAMABAD - Fourteen Pakistani detainees were released from US custody in BagramPrison in Afghanistan and repatriated to Pakistan on Saturday, a Pakistani legal firm representing some of the prisoners said. JusticeProject Pakistan has...
Zeenews: A powerful blast hit a residential area in this Pakistani city on Saturday night, injuring at least 12 people including a woman....
The Siasat Daily: Karachi, September 20: Pakistan batsman Muhammad Hafeez has come out in support of the appointment of Shahid Afridi as the national T20 captain. The former national T20 captain, who is presently leading the Lahore Lions team in the Champions League in India,...