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The Irish Times: An opposition politician leading protesters trying to bring down Pakistan’s prime minister Nawaz Sharif said today that talks with the government had been suspended, as the continuing impasse raised fears for the nuclear-armed country’s stability. Former...
Huffington Post: The state-sponsored inquiry committees formed in Pakistan in recent times to probe scandalous crimes have shockingly narrowed down their overall scope to one specific goal: Prove the government's innocence. Marred with a chronic lack of public trust, the...
noodls: (Source: US Department of the Treasury)  Treasury Department Sanctions a Taliban Funding Conduit and Two Key Taliban Figures 8/21/2014 PageContentActionTargets a Pakistan-based Hawala, Hawaladar and one Taliban Commander WASHINGTON - The U.S....
noodls: (Source: Karachi Metropolitan Corporation) Pakistan Tanners Association holds reception in honor of KMCAdministrator. 20-Aug-2014 Karachi, Aug 20: KMC Administrator Rauf Akhtar Farooqui said the 6 percent increase in the population of Karachi had been a...
The Hindu: Among India’s first generation dancers of the 20 century, whose names registered globally, one can easily recall Uday Shankar, Ram Gopal and Shanta Rao. They belonged to the league of those who dared to not just experiment but also eventually came to...
The Dallas Morning News: Attacks on small Christian communities in Iraq and the beheading of journalist James Foley by radicals of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria have prompted some troubling commentary in the U.S. media about how Americans need to wake up to this threat in the...
Al Jazeera: The United States has released nine Pakistani prisoners from the notorious Bagram prison in neighbouring Afghanistan, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has told the prisoners' families. The prisoners - now in Pakistani custody - were handed...
The Times of India: PESHAWAR: At least two persons were killed and two oil tankers destroyed when unidentified militants on Thursday attacked a Nato supply convoy on the Pak-Afghan highway in restive...
The Siasat Daily: Karachi, August 21: Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Sarfaraz Ahmed is determined to play across all three formats of cricket after he experienced a splendid Test series against Sri Lanka to finish as the highest scorer for his team there. Ahmed had been a...
The Siasat Daily: Karachi, August 21: The United States has warned Pakistan against the imposition of extra-constitutional transfer of power and urged politicians to restrain from doing it. According to the Dawn, the U.S. StateDepartment Deputy spokesperson Marie Harf said...
The Siasat Daily: Karachi, August 21: A day after the Pakistani army urged the Nawaz Sharif-led government, Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf ( PTI) and Pakistan Awami Tehreek ( PAT) to resolve the political crisis through dialogue, the two sides have finally begun the dialogue process....
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The Siasat Daily: Karachi, August 21: A day after the Pakistani army urged the Nawaz Sharif-led government, Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf ( PTI) and Pakistan Awami Tehreek ( PAT) to resolve the political crisis through dialogue, the two sides have finally begun the dialogue process....
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: KARACHI, Pakistan -- Army chief Raheel Sharif called Wednesday for "meaningful" talks to resolve a weeklong political deadlock in a meeting with Prime MinisterNawaz Sharif's brother, according to a senior army officer....