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asianage
Rescind Pak’s major non-NATO status: US expert as Hafiz walks freeaction against the Haqqani terror network, that could be seen as a positive mov
asianage / Posted 2 hours ago
action against the Haqqani terror network, that could be seen as a positive move and “may thwart” tougher actions against Islamabad, as promised by President Donald Trump in his new South Asia policy, he said. “In the process they (the US) may... Read more
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The Hindu
Time to ‘rescind’ Pakistan’s major non-NATO ally status: U.S. expertaction against the Haqqani terror network, that could be seen as a positive mov
The Hindu / Posted 4 hours ago
action against the Haqqani terror network, that could be seen as a positive move and “may thwart” tougher actions against Islamabad, as promised by President Donald Trump in his new South Asia policy, he said. “In the process they [the US] may... Read more
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dna
Time to 'rescind' Pakistan's major non-NATO ally status: US expert on Hafiz Saeed's releaseif it takes action against Haqqani network, that could be seen as a positive mo
dna / Posted 6 hours ago
if it takes action against Haqqani network, that could be seen as a positive move and "may thwart" tougher actions against Islamabad, as promised by President Donald Trump in his new South Asia policy, he said. "In the process they (the US) may... Read more
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asianage
26/11 attacks mastermind Saeed's release order reflects Pak's 'duplicity' on terrorismthe international community on the issue of terrorism, government sources said
asianage / Posted 6 hours ago
the international community on the issue of terrorism, government sources said on Wednesday. It is also reflective of Islamabad's "duplicity" in tackling terrorism, they said and asked Pakistan to "walk the talk" on its assurances to the... Read more
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Business Standard India
'A serious blow' to India: Hafiz Saeed after Pak court orders his releaseon the grounds of insufficient evidence. Saeed is accused by India of mastermi
Business Standard India / Posted 8 hours ago
on the grounds of insufficient evidence. Saeed is accused by India of masterminding the Mumbai terror attack of November 2008 which left 166 Indians and foreigners dead. New Delhi has repeatedly urged Islamabad to punish him for th... Read more
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asianage
Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed set to walk free after court orderIslamabad: Pakistan’s Lahore high court on Wednesday ordered the release of Jam
asianage / Posted 9 hours ago
Islamabad: Pakistan’s Lahore high court on Wednesday ordered the release of Jamaat ud Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Mohammed Saeed who is accused by India of masterminding the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks that killed 166 people in 2008. Saeed heads the... Read more
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asianage
Graft cases: Nawaz Sharif, kin appear in courtIslamabad: Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Naw
asianage / Posted 9 hours ago
Islamabad: Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Mohammed Safdar on Wednesday reappeared in accountability court hearing three National Accountability Bureau (NAB) references against them. The ousted... Read more
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asianage
Pak court orders release of Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz SaeedIslamabad/New Delhi: Pakistan’s Lahore high court on Wednesday ordered the rele
asianage / Posted 10 hours ago
Islamabad/New Delhi: Pakistan’s Lahore high court on Wednesday ordered the release of Jamaat ud Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Mohammed Saeed who is accused by India of masterminding the 26/11 that killed 166 people in 2008. He could walk free as early as... Read more
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EuroNews
Facing graft probe, Pakistan Finance Minister relieved of duties By Asif Shahzad ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Pakistan’s Finance Minister Ishaq Dar h
EuroNews / Posted 14 hours ago
By Asif Shahzad ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Pakistan’s Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has been relieved of his duties, local media said on Wednesday, following speculation about his future after... Read more
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DW
Pakistan to release alleged 'mastermind' behind 2008 Mumbai attacks |attacks. India has also claimed to have proof that "official agencies" in Paki
DW / Posted 16 hours ago
attacks. India has also claimed to have proof that "official agencies" in Pakistan were involved in the planning, charges Islamabad vehemently denies. In a video message after his release, Saeed claimed that he was detained because of his... Read more
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dna
India can do no harm to me, Kashmir will soon get freedom: Hafiz Saeed after his release ordertrial of Saeed and Lashkar-e-Taiba operations commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi in
dna / Posted 18 hours ago
trial of Saeed and Lashkar-e-Taiba operations commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi in the light of evidence it had provided to Islamabad. Before the board's decision, a federal finance ministry official appeared before it and submitted "some important... Read more
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Gulf News
Pakistan court orders release of 2008 Mumbai attack suspectDespite the US and India accusing Saeed of planning the assault on Mumbai, he h
Gulf News / Posted 19 hours ago
Despite the US and India accusing Saeed of planning the assault on Mumbai, he has consistently denied any involvement Islamabad: A Pakistan High Court ordered the release of Hafiz Saeed, the alleged mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, in a... Read more
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FOX News
Pakistan former PM appears again in anti-graft court ISLAMABAD – Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif has appeared again i
FOX News / Posted 22 hours ago
ISLAMABAD – Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif has appeared again in an anti-graft court seeking an exemption from attending his corruption trial so that he can visit his wife as she... Read more
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FOX News
Pakistan former PM appears again in anti-graft courtISLAMABAD – Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif has appeared again in
FOX News / Posted 22 hours ago
ISLAMABAD – Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif has appeared again in an anti-graft court seeking an exemption from attending his corruption trial so that he can visit his wife as she undergoes cancer treatment in London. Judge Mohammad... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Pakistan former PM appears again in anti-graft courtISLAMABAD (AP) — Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif has appeared agai
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 23 hours ago
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif has appeared again in an anti-graft court seeking an exemption from attending his corruption trial so that he can visit his wife as she undergoes cancer treatment in London. Judge... Read more
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Aljazeera
Pakistan releases Hafiz Saeed from house arrestIslamabad, Pakistan - Lashkar-e-Taiba founder Hafiz Muhammad Saeed, blamed for
Aljazeera / Posted 23 hours ago
Islamabad, Pakistan - Lashkar-e-Taiba founder Hafiz Muhammad Saeed, blamed for the 2008 Mumbai attack, has been set free by a Pakistani court, his spokesperson has said. Indian authorities suspect Saeed to be the mastermind of the deadly Mumbai... Read more
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The Sentinel
Pakistan former PM appears again in anti-graft courta car carrying Pakistan's ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, on passenger seat
The Sentinel / Posted 23 hours ago
a car carrying Pakistan's ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, on passenger seat, as he leaves after his court appearance in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. Sharif appeared along with his daughter and son-in-law before an anti-graft... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Pakistan former PM appears again in anti-graft courta car carrying Pakistan's ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, on passenger seat
The Middletown Press / Posted 23 hours ago
a car carrying Pakistan's ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, on passenger seat, as he leaves after his court appearance in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. Sharif appeared along with his daughter and son-in-law before an anti-graft... Read more
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New York Daily News
Pakistan former PM appears again in anti-graft courta car carrying Pakistan's ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, on passenger seat
New York Daily News / Posted 23 hours ago
a car carrying Pakistan's ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, on passenger seat, as he leaves after his court appearance in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. Sharif appeared along with his daughter and son-in-law before an anti-graft... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
China is confident in working with Pakistan: Chinese Foreign MinistryISLAMABAD: China has reiterated support for Pakistan in the execution of the Ch
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
ISLAMABAD: China has reiterated support for Pakistan in the execution of the China-Pakistan Econo­mic Corridor (CPEC) and expressed the hope that acceptance of multi-billion dollar communications, transport and infrastructure project by regional... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
PML-N again defeated opposition in NA votingISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Tuesday put all speculat
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Tuesday put all speculations about a possible split within the party to rest when it defeated a Nawaz Sharif-specific opposition bill — seeking to restore the bar on a disqualified person from... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
JCC of CPEC approved LTP 2017-30ISLAMABAD: The Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) of the China-Pakistan Economic
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
ISLAMABAD: The Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) approved on Tuesday the Long-Term Plan (LTP 2017-30) envisaging broad parameters for future cooperation, but could not conclude agreements on development... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Nawaz Sharif,Maryam,Muhammad Safdar appeared before NABSharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law retired captain Muhammad Safda
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law retired captain Muhammad Safdar appeared before an accountability court in Islamabad on Wednesday as trial resumed into the corruption references filed against them by the National Accountability... Read more
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dna
‘Chop off Abdullah’s tongue, get Rs 21 lakh’political storm had hit Jammu and Kashmir on November 11 after Abdullah said Pa
dna / Posted yesterday
political storm had hit Jammu and Kashmir on November 11 after Abdullah said Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (POK) belongs to Islamabad and no war can alter this reality. If that was not enough, Abdullah again pressed India’s raw nerve by challenging... Read more
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New York Daily News
Pakistani court declares no-show finance minister 'offender'ISLAMABAD (AP) — A Pakistani judge has declared the country's finance minister
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
ISLAMABAD (AP) — A Pakistani judge has declared the country's finance minister as an 'offender' for not appearing in court for a hearing in the graft case against him. Judge Mohammad Bashir on Tuesday rejected the plea by Ishaq Dar's lawyer to... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Pakistani court declares no-show finance minister 'offender'ISLAMABAD (AP) — A Pakistani judge has declared the country's finance minister
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted yesterday
ISLAMABAD (AP) — A Pakistani judge has declared the country's finance minister as an 'offender' for not appearing in court for a hearing in the graft case against him. Judge Mohammad Bashir on Tuesday rejected the plea by Ishaq Dar's lawyer to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pakistan government buys more time to negotiate with protestorstime to negotiate with Islamic hardliners who have blocked a major traffic inte
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
time to negotiate with Islamic hardliners who have blocked a major traffic intersection in the national capital, with the Islamabad high court extending its deadline to clear the area. On Tuesday, the Supreme Court also took notice of the sit-in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Shehbaz Sharif proposes regional agreement on tackling smog to Amarinder SinghArvind Kejriwal. Shehbaz Sharif, chief minister of Punjab province and brother
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
Arvind Kejriwal. Shehbaz Sharif, chief minister of Punjab province and brother of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, in Islamabad on June 17, 2017. (Reuters) Vast swathes of both sides of Punjab have been blanketed by smog in the past few... Read more
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Gulf News
Pakistan’s universities tackle extremism threatCourses must be introduced in all schools to counter extremist trends, official
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
Courses must be introduced in all schools to counter extremist trends, officials say Islamabad: Alarmed by the rising trends of extremism in students, Pakistan’s top universities gathered in Islamabad to discuss their role in countering the threat... Read more
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asianage
Pakistan priority in neighbourhood diplomacy: Chinaand lend firm support to each other's core interests. China and Pakistan held
asianage / Posted yesterday
and lend firm support to each other's core interests. China and Pakistan held their '8th Round of Strategic Dialogue' at Islamabad on Monday co-chaired by Chinese Assistant Foreign Minister Kong Xuanyou and Pakistan Foreign Secretary Tehmina... Read more
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The Hindu
Pakistan Finance Minister Ishaq Dar declared proclaimed offender in graft caseof proceedings to declare Pakistan’s embattled Finance Minister Ishaq Dar as a
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
of proceedings to declare Pakistan’s embattled Finance Minister Ishaq Dar as a proclaimed offender in a graft case in Islamabad on November 21. Judge Mohammad Bashir held the hearing even as 67-year- old Mr. Dar remained absent as he is in... Read more
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DW
Why are Pakistanis keen to learn Chinese language? |surge in the number of students wanting to learn Chinese," said Misbah Rasheed,
DW / Posted yesterday
surge in the number of students wanting to learn Chinese," said Misbah Rasheed, a Chinese language instructor at the Islamabad-based National University of Modern Languages (NUML). "Prior to CPEC we had some 200 students learning Chinese.... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Senate passed bill further amending Pakistan Penal CodeISLAMABAD: The Senate of Pakistan during its session on Monday passed a bill mo
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
ISLAMABAD: The Senate of Pakistan during its session on Monday passed a bill moved by Senator Chaudhry Tanveer Khan regarding further amending the Pakistan Penal Code 1860 and the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898 (The Criminal Laws (Amendment) Bill,... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Raza Rabbani appealed to political leadership to act with sagacityISLAMABAD: Senate Chairman Mian Raza Rabbani has appealed to all political forc
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
ISLAMABAD: Senate Chairman Mian Raza Rabbani has appealed to all political forces and leadership to act with sagacity and take prudent steps to rid the country of the quagmire posing threats to peace, security and stability. He expressed these views... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Nawaz Sharif is left with no option but to surrender before the law: Qamar Zaman Kairathe next plan to meet the challenges being faced by the country in his address
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
the next plan to meet the challenges being faced by the country in his address on the PPP founding day on December 5 in Islamabad. He went on to say that Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leaders were abusing the courts. PPP district... Read more
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asianage
Pak reaches out to China for help to build army as internal unrest aggravatesof the Chinese Communist Party chalked out a clear roadmap for China's future d
asianage / Posted yesterday
of the Chinese Communist Party chalked out a clear roadmap for China's future development and prosperity, adding that Islamabad would be willing to strengthen strategic communication and coordination with Beijing, deepen pragmatic cooperation... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Govt failed to end religious sit-inISLAMABAD: The government and representatives of the Tehreek Labbaik Ya Rasool
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
ISLAMABAD: The government and representatives of the Tehreek Labbaik Ya Rasool Allah agreed on Monday to form a committee headed by Pir Haseenuddin Shah to end the two-week-long protest at Faizabad Interchange. Despite talks between the two sides... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
CPEC to approve $27 billion for 22 mega projectsISLAMABAD: Ministerial Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) on China-Pakistan Econ
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
ISLAMABAD: Ministerial Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will meet today (Tuesday) to approve an aggregate amount of $27 billion for 22 mega projects, including special economic zones and Gwadar... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Ishaq Dar declared absconder by NABFinance Minister Ishaq Dar was declared an absconder by an accountability court
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
Finance Minister Ishaq Dar was declared an absconder by an accountability court in Islamabad on Tuesday in a corruption reference filed against him by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). During an accountability hearing pertaining to Dar, who... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Afghan military delegation is scheduled to visit PakistanISLAMABAD: Afghan military says its delegation is scheduled to visit Pakistan i
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
ISLAMABAD: Afghan military says its delegation is scheduled to visit Pakistan in a couple of days for talks on the recent “rocket fire into Afghanistan” from the Pakistani side of the border. Afghan officials claim that hundreds of Pakistani rockets... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pakistan will be a ‘priority’ in neighbourhood diplomacy: Chinaand lend firm support to each other’s core interests. China and Pakistan held
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
and lend firm support to each other’s core interests. China and Pakistan held their ‘8th Round of Strategic Dialogue’ at Islamabad on Monday co-chaired by Chinese assistant foreign minister Kong Xuanyou and Pakistan foreign secretary Tehmina... Read more
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EuroNews
U.S. general sets two-year goal for driving back Afghan Talibana harder policy toward Pakistan in recent months, but U.S. officials say they h
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
a harder policy toward Pakistan in recent months, but U.S. officials say they have not yet seen a meaningful shift by Islamabad against insurgents using Pakistan as a hub for attacks in Afghanistan. The Afghan army also suffers from deep... Read more
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Gulf News
Pakistani government given 3 days to clear rallyInterior Minister seeks more time to end Islamabad’s siege Islamabad: A Pakist
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
Interior Minister seeks more time to end Islamabad’s siege Islamabad: A Pakistani court has granted the government three more days to find a way to clear a hardline Islamist rally near the capital, Islamabad.Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal said on... Read more
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The World
Pakistani government given 3 days to clear Islamist rallyradical religious party hold sticks while chanting slogans close to the site of
The World / Posted 2 days ago
radical religious party hold sticks while chanting slogans close to the site of sit-in protest at an intersection of Islamabad, Pakistan, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. A government deadline set for an Islamic group to disband its days long rally... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Pakistani government given 3 days to clear Islamist rallyradical religious party hold sticks while chanting slogans close to the site of
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 2 days ago
radical religious party hold sticks while chanting slogans close to the site of sit-in protest at an intersection of Islamabad, Pakistan, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. A government deadline set for an Islamic group to disband its days long rally... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Pakistani government given 3 days to clear Islamist rallyRasool Allah radical religious party, listen to its leader, Khadim Hussain Rizv
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Rasool Allah radical religious party, listen to its leader, Khadim Hussain Rizvi, during a sit-in protest near the capital, Islamabad, Pakistan, Monday, Nov. 20, 2017. A Pakistani court has granted the government three more days to find a way to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Pakistani government given 3 days to clear Islamist rallyRasool Allah radical religious party, listen to its leader, Khadim Hussain Rizv
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
Rasool Allah radical religious party, listen to its leader, Khadim Hussain Rizvi, during a sit-in protest near the capital, Islamabad, Pakistan, Monday, Nov. 20, 2017. A Pakistani court has granted the government three more days to find a way to... Read more
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FOX News
Pakistani government given 3 days to clear Islamist rallyISLAMABAD – A Pakistani court has granted the government three more days to fin
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
ISLAMABAD – A Pakistani court has granted the government three more days to find a way to clear an Islamist rally near the capital, Islamabad. Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal said on Monday that he pleaded with the court, saying that any use of force... Read more
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FOX News
Pakistani government given 3 days to clear Islamist rally ISLAMABAD – A Pakistani court has granted the government three more days to f
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
ISLAMABAD – A Pakistani court has granted the government three more days to find a way to clear an Islamist rally near the capital, Islamabad. Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal said on Monday... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Pakistani government given 3 days to clear Islamist rallyradical religious party hold sticks while chanting slogans close to the site of
Fremont Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
radical religious party hold sticks while chanting slogans close to the site of sit-in protest at an intersection of Islamabad, Pakistan, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. A government deadline set for an Islamic group to disband its days long rally... Read more
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