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Decclan Chronicle
Mickey Arthur appointed Pakistan cricket team’s head coachLahore: Former South Africa and Australia coach Mickey Arthur has been appointe
Mickey Arthur appointed Pakistan cricket team’s head coach
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 44 minutes ago
Lahore: Former South Africa and Australia coach Mickey Arthur has been appointed Pakistan cricket team’s head coach, the Pakistan Cricket Board confirmed on Friday. The position was left vacant following Waqar Younis’ resignation as head coach last... Read more
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dna
Time to bid aideu: Abdul Qadir asks Shahid Afridi to say goodbye to crickethis place in the national team because of his own mistakes. Qadir, known for h
Time to bid aideu: Abdul Qadir asks Shahid Afridi to say goodbye to cricket
dna / Posted 2 hours ago
his place in the national team because of his own mistakes. Qadir, known for his candid comments, said at a function in Lahore that Afridi had aged and was no longer fit for top level cricket. "I don't think cricket is any longer the forte of... Read more
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Times of Malta
A call to fight for Europein Syria people are being killed every day and in eastern Ukraine the situation
A call to fight for Europe
Times of Malta / Posted 7 hours ago
in Syria people are being killed every day and in eastern Ukraine the situation remains worrying. The attacks in Brussels, Lahore, Istanbul and Paris have served as bitter reminders that Islamic terrorism is a global threat. Faced with these... Read more
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TribLIVE
CIA officer possible victim of bad blood over bin Laden raidKelton's arrival, one of his subordinates, CIA contractor Raymond Davis, was in
CIA officer possible victim of bad blood over bin Laden raid
TribLIVE / Posted 7 hours ago
Kelton's arrival, one of his subordinates, CIA contractor Raymond Davis, was involved in a Jason Bourne-style shootout in Lahore. Kelton signed off on dozens of drone strikes that infuriated the Pakistanis. He also presided over the final... Read more
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The Hindu
Eight Taliban militants killed in Pakistanhad received information about the presence of some 12 militants in Hoaki villa
Eight Taliban militants killed in Pakistan
The Hindu / Posted 8 hours ago
had received information about the presence of some 12 militants in Hoaki village of Sheikhupura district, some 50 km from Lahore, on Thursday. “The police force surrounded the house and asked the militants to surrender. They instead started... Read more
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asianage
Pak teen burnt alive for helping friend elope“heir” of the victim. Meanwhile, a senior police officer was arrested on charg
Pak teen burnt alive for helping friend elope
asianage / Posted 11 hours ago
“heir” of the victim. Meanwhile, a senior police officer was arrested on charges of sexually assaulting a teenage girl in Lahore. Deputy Superintendent of police (DSP) Imran Babar, who has been suspended since February 2015 over various cases of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
After Bin Laden raid, CIA chief in Pakistan suspected he was poisonedKelton's arrival, one of his subordinates, CIA contractor Raymond Davis, was in
After Bin Laden raid, CIA chief in Pakistan suspected he was poisoned
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
Kelton's arrival, one of his subordinates, CIA contractor Raymond Davis, was involved in a Jason Bourne-style shootout in Lahore. Kelton signed off on dozens of drone strikes that infuriated the Pakistanis. He also presided over the final... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
After bin Laden raid, CIA chief in Pakistan was convinced he was poisonedKelton's arrival, one of his subordinates, CIA contractor Raymond Davis, was in
After bin Laden raid, CIA chief in Pakistan was convinced he was poisoned
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
Kelton's arrival, one of his subordinates, CIA contractor Raymond Davis, was involved in a Jason Bourne-style shootout in Lahore. Kelton signed off on dozens of drone strikes that infuriated the Pakistanis. He also presided over the final... Read more
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Aljazeera
Arrests made in Pakistan 'honour killing' for elopementof recent honour killings in Pakistan was of a pregnant woman who was stoned to
Arrests made in Pakistan 'honour killing' for elopement
Aljazeera / Posted 21 hours ago
of recent honour killings in Pakistan was of a pregnant woman who was stoned to death in 2014 outside the High Court in Lahore. She was believed to have married against her family's wishes. Nearly 1,100 women were killed last year on the... Read more
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Calcutta News
Enclave dwellers were Toba Tek Singhs for many years: Goutam Ghosefor many, many years," Ghose told IANS. Published in 1955, Manto's short story
Enclave dwellers were Toba Tek Singhs for many years: Goutam Ghose
Calcutta News / Posted 21 hours ago
for many, many years," Ghose told IANS. Published in 1955, Manto's short story "Toba Tek Singh" is about inmates in a Lahore asylum (in Pakistan), some of whom are to be transferred to India following Partition in 1947. Altogether 9,776... Read more
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New Kerala
Enclave dwellers were Toba Tek Singhs for many years: Goutam Ghose - newkerala.com #59482for many, many years," Ghose told IANS. Published in 1955, Manto's short story
Enclave dwellers were Toba Tek Singhs for many years: Goutam Ghose - newkerala.com #59482
New Kerala / Posted 22 hours ago
for many, many years," Ghose told IANS. Published in 1955, Manto's short story "Toba Tek Singh" is about inmates in a Lahore asylum (in Pakistan), some of whom are to be transferred to India following Partition in 1947. Altogether 9,776... Read more
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dna
PCB rejects proposal to give relaxation to tainted umpire Nadeem Ghauriban and allow him to resume umpiring in domestic tournaments this season. The
PCB rejects proposal to give relaxation to tainted umpire Nadeem Ghauri
dna / Posted 22 hours ago
ban and allow him to resume umpiring in domestic tournaments this season. The PCB's Board of Governors, which met in Lahore, rejected the proposal put forward at the meeting, insisting no relaxation should be given to Ghauri as he brought the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
New setback in Pakistan's search for head coachat touring a country where international cricket has been suspended since an ex
New setback in Pakistan's search for head coach
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 22 hours ago
at touring a country where international cricket has been suspended since an extremist attack on the Sri Lankan team bus in Lahore in 2009. While Jones has no experience of coaching an international team, Moles had stints with Hong Kong, Kenya,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Stuart Law rejects chance to coach Pakistanat touring a country where international cricket has been suspended since an ex
Stuart Law rejects chance to coach Pakistan
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
at touring a country where international cricket has been suspended since an extremist attack on the Sri Lankan team bus in Lahore in 2009.Geoff Lawson while in charge of Pakistan in 2007. While Jones has no experience of coaching an international... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Stuart Law rejects chance to coach Pakistanat touring a country where international cricket has been suspended since an ex
Stuart Law rejects chance to coach Pakistan
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
at touring a country where international cricket has been suspended since an extremist attack on the Sri Lankan team bus in Lahore in 2009.Geoff Lawson while in charge of Pakistan in 2007. While Jones has no experience of coaching an international... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Stuart Law rejects chance to coach Pakistanat touring a country where international cricket has been suspended since an ex
Stuart Law rejects chance to coach Pakistan
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
at touring a country where international cricket has been suspended since an extremist attack on the Sri Lankan team bus in Lahore in 2009.Geoff Lawson while in charge of Pakistan in 2007. While Jones has no experience of coaching an international... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Pakistan’s search for new national team coach goes on after Stuart Law rejects offer to take chargeat touring a country where international cricket has been suspended since an ex
Pakistan’s search for new national team coach goes on after Stuart Law rejects offer to take charge
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted yesterday
at touring a country where international cricket has been suspended since an extremist attack on the Sri Lankan team bus in Lahore in 2009.Geoff Lawson while in charge of Pakistan in 2007.Source: AP While Jones has no experience of coaching an... Read more
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Super Sport
Setback in Pak search for head coachat touring a country where international cricket has been suspended since an ex
Setback in Pak search for head coach
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
at touring a country where international cricket has been suspended since an extremist attack on the Sri Lankan team bus in Lahore in 2009. While Jones has no experience of coaching an international team, Moles had stints with Hong Kong, Kenya,... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Mudassar Nazar to take over as director of academies at PCBteams in the past and was national team coach in 2001/2002. He also served as
Mudassar Nazar to take over as director of academies at PCB
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
teams in the past and was national team coach in 2001/2002. He also served as director of the National Cricket Academy in Lahore before moving to Dubai. The decision to appoint the former player is one of several steps being taken by the PCB to... Read more
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Christian Today
Pakistan: Christians protest plan to demolish four churchesFour churches are set to be torn down to make way for a train line in Lahore, P
Pakistan: Christians protest plan to demolish four churches
Christian Today / Posted yesterday
Four churches are set to be torn down to make way for a train line in Lahore, Pakistan, plans which campaigners say "belittle Christians". Pakistani Christians protested for greater protection after suicide bomb attacks on two churches in Lahore in... Read more
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New Kerala
Promise me you'll give me 'kandha' when I die: Dalbir to Randeep - newkerala.com #59341who was convicted of terrorism and spying in Pakistan and was sentenced to deat
Promise me you'll give me 'kandha' when I die: Dalbir to Randeep - newkerala.com #59341
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
who was convicted of terrorism and spying in Pakistan and was sentenced to death. He was attacked by inmates at a prison in Lahore in April 2013 and died a few days later. In the film, Aishwarya essays a character based on Dalbir. About Aishwarya,... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Pakistani women reveal the heartbreaking way they were body-shamedloved ones in order to compel you to change and submit to a fixed stereotype or
Pakistani women reveal the heartbreaking way they were body-shamed
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
loved ones in order to compel you to change and submit to a fixed stereotype or beauty standard. This special video by Lahore-based criminal lawyer Zainab Chugtai aims to raise social awareness about the terrible impact of body-shaming on the... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
PTI should form a committee: Nisar Alipublic meeting had been postponed in light of the harassment of female attendee
PTI should form a committee: Nisar Ali
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
public meeting had been postponed in light of the harassment of female attendees of the party's gatherings in Islamabad and Lahore over the past month. "I don't trust the Punjab police" after women were harassed at PTI gatherings, he said, adding... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
PTI postponed Faisalabad public meetingpublic meeting had been postponed in light of the harassment of female attendee
PTI postponed Faisalabad public meeting
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
public meeting had been postponed in light of the harassment of female attendees of the party’s gatherings in Islamabad and Lahore over the past month. “I don’t trust the Punjab police” after women were harassed at PTI gatherings, he said, adding... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Four Pakistani exchange students compete semester stay at College of Coastal Georgiasaid. “This is my shirt. This is the way I dress. I didn’t have to buy clothes
Four Pakistani exchange students compete semester stay at College of Coastal Georgia
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
said. “This is my shirt. This is the way I dress. I didn’t have to buy clothes when I got here,’’ she said. She is from Lahore, Khan said, where residents have a lot in common with people in large cities in America. All four students said that... Read more
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asianage
Raja Jai Singh and his zijon the highest minar of his capital, Firozabad (in Delhi). Science writer Owen
Raja Jai Singh and his zij
asianage / Posted yesterday
on the highest minar of his capital, Firozabad (in Delhi). Science writer Owen Gingerich has pointed that there were at Lahore four generations of astrolabe makers whose instrument design remained virtually unchanged for a century and a half.... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Human Rights Watch Calls Out Pakistan for Crackdown on Farmers' ProtestCriminal Procedure Code, a colonial era law to restrict gatherings. A farmer h
Human Rights Watch Calls Out Pakistan for Crackdown on Farmers' Protest
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted yesterday
Criminal Procedure Code, a colonial era law to restrict gatherings. A farmer harvests wheat at a field in the outskirts of Lahore, in Punjab province on May 16, 2013..Photo courtesy of HRWHundreds of villagers gathered soon after to protest against... Read more
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NBC News
One Woman's Quest to Record the History of the 1947 Partition of IndiaKaur sat her down at her home in New Jersey to relay a harrowing migration stor
One Woman's Quest to Record the History of the 1947 Partition of India
NBC News / Posted yesterday
Kaur sat her down at her home in New Jersey to relay a harrowing migration story. The date was August 1947. The place, Lahore, a city in the northern state of Punjab, in what was once India, but what was now the new Muslim majority country of... Read more
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The Hindu
Sikh turban case: 5 men ‘innocent,’ granted bailtop authorities as a blasphemy case could also be registered against him. A ci
Sikh turban case: 5 men ‘innocent,’ granted bail
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
top authorities as a blasphemy case could also be registered against him. A civil judge of Chichawatni, some 300 km from Lahore, on Tuesday granted to bail Rashid Gujjar, Baqir Ali, Faiz Alam, Shakeel and Snawal in the blasphemy case. They did... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Stuart Law first choice as Pakistan coachteam chief coach. Law was confirmed as the first choice candidate for the job
Stuart Law first choice as Pakistan coach
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
team chief coach. Law was confirmed as the first choice candidate for the job in Tuesday’s Board of Governors meeting in Lahore in which South African Andy Moles was kept as a back-up. Law, who is presently preparing for an assignment as batting... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
BJP ally Shiv Sena slams Centre’s U-turn on Hurriyatthere is no role for a third party in the bilateral dialogue between India and
BJP ally Shiv Sena slams Centre’s U-turn on Hurriyat
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
there is no role for a third party in the bilateral dialogue between India and Pakistan as per the Simla Agreement and the Lahore Declaration. India’s displeasure at Pakistan’s attempts to interfere in India’s internal affairs has been repeatedly... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
13 Indians have died in Pak jails since 2013: Govtdeaths of the 13 Indians who have died in Pakistani jails in the past three-and
13 Indians have died in Pak jails since 2013: Govt
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
deaths of the 13 Indians who have died in Pakistani jails in the past three-and-a-half years. Kirpal Singh’s death in a Lahore jail was one of the most recent cases. Replying to a question in the Lok Sabha, minister of state for external... Read more
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The Economic Times
13 Indians have died in Pakistan jails since 2013have died in Pakistani jails in the last nearly three-and-a-half-years includin
13 Indians have died in Pakistan jails since 2013
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
have died in Pakistani jails in the last nearly three-and-a-half-years including Kirpal Singh, who died recently in a Lahore jail, prompting India to seek a thorough investigation into it. Replying to a question in Lok Sabha, Minister of... Read more
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New Kerala
Randeep Hooda brilliant in 'Sarbjit': Johnny Lever - newkerala.com #58790on Sarabjit Singh, an Indian farmer who was convicted of terrorism and spying i
Randeep Hooda brilliant in 'Sarbjit': Johnny Lever - newkerala.com #58790
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
on Sarabjit Singh, an Indian farmer who was convicted of terrorism and spying in Pakistan. He was attacked by inmates at a Lahore prison and killed in April 2013. Randeep will be seen essaying Sarabjit Singh's character. Johnny took to Twitter to... Read more
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New Kerala
PSL fetches USD 2.6 mn profit for PCB - newkerala.com #58689Lahore, May 4 : The inaugural edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) held i
PSL fetches USD 2.6 mn profit for PCB - newkerala.com #58689
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Lahore, May 4 : The inaugural edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) held in February in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) fetched the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) an overall profit of USD 2.6 million. Although the total profit dwindled as the PCB... Read more
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dna
Shiv Sena slams Centre's 'constantly changing' policies on Hurriyatthere is no role for a third party in the bilateral dialogue between India and
Shiv Sena slams Centre's 'constantly changing' policies on Hurriyat
dna / Posted 2 days ago
there is no role for a third party in the bilateral dialogue between India and Pakistan as per the Simla Agreement and the Lahore Declaration. India's displeasure at Pakistan's attempts to interfere in India's internal affairs has been repeatedly... Read more
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The Hindu
Former Australian player Stuart Law is PCB’s first choice as coachteam chief coach. Law was confirmed as the first choice candidate for the job
Former Australian player Stuart Law is PCB’s first choice as coach
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
team chief coach. Law was confirmed as the first choice candidate for the job at Tuesday’s Board of Governors meeting in Lahore in which South African Andy Moles was kept as a back-up. Law, who is presently preparing for an assignment as batting... Read more
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New Kerala
Want UNSC reform to reflect 'aspirations of all': newkerala.com #58624Lahore, May. 4 : Pakistan envoy to United Nations Maleeha Lodhi said that refor
Want UNSC reform to reflect 'aspirations of all': newkerala.com #58624
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Lahore, May. 4 : Pakistan envoy to United Nations Maleeha Lodhi said that reform of the 15-member UN Security Council should only be based on democratic principles underscoring the objective of expansion should be to respond to concerns and... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Obligatory for PM to resign before the start of investigation: Tahir ul QadriLAHORE: It is obligatory for the prime minister to resign before the start of a
Obligatory for PM to resign before the start of investigation: Tahir ul Qadri
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
LAHORE: It is obligatory for the prime minister to resign before the start of any investigation pertaining to the Panama leaks; otherwise it would be an exercise in futility. Pakistan Awami Tehreek chairman Dr Tahirul Qadri stated this while... Read more
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dna
Stuart Law likely to be next coach of Pakistan cricket teamteam chief coach. Law was confirmed as the first choice candidate for the job
Stuart Law likely to be next coach of Pakistan cricket team
dna / Posted 2 days ago
team chief coach. Law was confirmed as the first choice candidate for the job at yesterday's Board of Governors meeting in Lahore in which South African Andy Moles was kept as a back-up. Law, who is presently preparing for an assignment as batting... Read more
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asianage
Let’s revive Kashmiriyatto start dialogue with Pakistan has been followed by a cross-border terrorist a
Let’s revive Kashmiriyat
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
to start dialogue with Pakistan has been followed by a cross-border terrorist attack. Atal Behari Vajpayee’s bus journey to Lahore was followed by Kargil; Manmohan Singh reaching out to Yousaf Raza Gilani by the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, and... Read more
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asianage
Let's revive Kashmiriyatto start dialogue with Pakistan has been followed by a cross-border terrorist a
Let's revive Kashmiriyat
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
to start dialogue with Pakistan has been followed by a cross-border terrorist attack. Atal Behari Vajpayee’s bus journey to Lahore was followed by Kargil; Manmohan Singh reaching out to Yousaf Raza Gilani by the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, and... Read more
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Super Sport
Pakistan reaps $2.6m profit from PSLbeen badly hit by the suspension of international tournaments since the 2009 te
Pakistan reaps $2.6m profit from PSL
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
been badly hit by the suspension of international tournaments since the 2009 terror attack on the Sri Lanka team bus in Lahore. Pakistan Super League (PSL) chairman Najam Sethi described the profit as a welcome sign. "Fortunately we had a $2.6... Read more
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Christian Today
The forgotten persecuted: 7 countries that abuse religious freedomdeath of a relative, who was killed in a suicide bomb attack outside a public p
The forgotten persecuted: 7 countries that abuse religious freedom
Christian Today / Posted 2 days ago
death of a relative, who was killed in a suicide bomb attack outside a public park targeting Christians during a funeral in Lahore, Pakistan on March 28, 2016. "In 2015, the Pakistani government continued to perpetrate and tolerate systematic,... Read more
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New Kerala
MPs panel raps government for Pathankot airbase security lapses ( - newkerala.com #58406in the attack that led to frosty ties between India and Pakistan, just days aft
MPs panel raps government for Pathankot airbase security lapses ( - newkerala.com #58406
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
in the attack that led to frosty ties between India and Pakistan, just days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Lahore on a previously unannounced trip to attend the wedding of Pakistani Premier Nawaz Sharif's granddaughter. "In view of... Read more
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International Business Times
Shahid Afridi, Umar Akmal and Ahmed Shehzad dropped by Pakistan for England tour building a new team following their early exit at the recently concluded ICC T2
Shahid Afridi, Umar Akmal and Ahmed Shehzad dropped by Pakistan for England tour
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
building a new team following their early exit at the recently concluded ICC T20 World Cup 2016. Speaking to the media at Lahore, Inzamam said: "Ahmed Shehzad and Umar Akmal have not been included in the training camp taking into view their past... Read more
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New Kerala
Make full payment from own funds for F-16 jets: US to Pak - newkerala.com #58059Lahore, May. 3 : In a major blow to Pakistan, the US State Department has told
Make full payment from own funds for F-16 jets: US to Pak - newkerala.com #58059
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Lahore, May. 3 : In a major blow to Pakistan, the US State Department has told Islamabad to pay from its own funds if it wants to buy F-16 fighter jets. According to Dawn, Pakistan had reached an understanding with the US for buying eight F-16 planes... Read more
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Business Standard India
Will India's stance on Hurriyat meeting foreign dignitaries revive its importance?to its old stance of ignoring the Hurriyat? In 1999, then Prime Ministers Atal
Will India's stance on Hurriyat meeting foreign dignitaries revive its importance?
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
to its old stance of ignoring the Hurriyat? In 1999, then Prime Ministers Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Nawaz Sharif signed the Lahore declaration and pledged to jointly make efforts for peace and stability in South Asia. However, this was swiftly... Read more
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Daily News
Pakistan drop Afridi, Shehzad from England tourLahore, Monday: Pakistan’s new selectors Monday dropped star players Shahid Afr
Pakistan drop Afridi, Shehzad from England tour
Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Lahore, Monday: Pakistan’s new selectors Monday dropped star players Shahid Afridi, Ahmed Shehzad and Umar Akmal from next month’s tour of England, stressing there would be no compromises after the country’s disastrous exit from the World Twenty20 in... Read more
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Breitbart
Report: Religious Freedom Worldwide ‘Under Serious and Sustained Assault’and individuals perceived as transgressors, most recently Christians and Muslim
Report: Religious Freedom Worldwide ‘Under Serious and Sustained Assault’
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
and individuals perceived as transgressors, most recently Christians and Muslim bystanders on Easter Sunday 2016 in Lahore.” In fact, the Easter-Day massacre targeting Christians in Lahore saw the death of 72 victims, mostly women and... Read more
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