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Separate teachers cadre for Haryana’s Mewat


April 22nd, 2012 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 22 (IANS) Haryana's Mewat area, which has a substantial population of Muslims, will now have a separate cadre of teachers, a lawmaker said Sunday.Mewat legislator Aftab Ahmed said ... Read more...

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Pakistani politician survives suicide attack (Second Lead)


March 3rd, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 3 (IANS) A Pakistani politician had a miraculous escape but a policeman was killed and eight people were injured Saturday when a Taliban suicide bomber blew himself ... Read more...

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Pakistani politician escapes bid on life (Lead)


March 3rd, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 3 (IANS) A Pakistani politician had a miraculous escape but a policeman was killed and eight people were injured Saturday when a suicide bomber blew himself up near ... Read more...

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Pakistani politician escapes bid on life


March 3rd, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 3 (IANS) A Pakistani politician had a miraculous escape but four people were injured Saturday when a suicide bomber blew himself up near the leader's convoy in the ... Read more...

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Pakistan safeguarding interests in Afghanistan ‘through people having guns’: Expert


May 1st, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, May 1(ANI): Pakistan has safeguarded its own interests in Afghanistan "through people having guns", in contrast to India and Iran, which launched many development schemes for the war-ravaged country, Aimal ... Read more...

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Haryana Congress issues whip to legislators


March 12th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 12 (IANS) The ruling Congress in Haryana Saturday issued a whip to all party legislators to remain present in the state assembly Monday and Tuesday as many important ... Read more...

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Pak National Assembly wants APC on ’sovereignty infringing’ drone attacks in country


December 29th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 29 (ANI): Pakistan's National Assembly members have demanded an all-parties conference (APC) to discuss the increasing number of drone attacks in the Tribal Areas by US forces, terming them an ... Read more...

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We must stop treating Afghanistan as ‘our province’ for peace: Ex-Pak Minister


July 14th, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 14 (ANI): Former Pakistan Interior Minister Aftab Ahmed Khan Sherpao has stressed that the country's leadership must stop treating Afghanistan as one of the provinces to establishing peace and ... Read more...

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Supreme Court stays death for American Center attacker (Lead)


May 10th, 2010 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday stayed the death sentence of Mohammed Jamiluddin Nasir who is one of the two convicts sent to the gallows for an attack on ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: Australia vs Bangladesh, World Twenty20


May 6th, 2010 - 3:50 am ICT by IANS
Barbados, May 6 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the final Group A match between Australia and Bangladesh in World Twenty20 here. Australia:David Warner c Aftab Ahmed b Shakib Al Hasan 16Shane ... Read more...

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Australia elect to bat against Bangladesh


May 6th, 2010 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
Barbados, May 5 (IANS) Australian captain Michael Clarke won the toss and elected to bat against Bangladesh in the Group A World Twenty20 match here Wednesday. Teams:Australia:Michael Clarke (captain), David Warner, ... Read more...

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Teams for World Twenty20 cricket


April 29th, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St. Lucia), April 29 (IANS) The following is the list of all the 12 participating teams for the World Twenty20 cricket that starts Friday with New Zealand taking on ... Read more...

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Pak opposition parties describe Kerry-Lugar Bill as ’shameful national insult’


October 9th, 2009 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct.9 (ANI): Pakistani opposition parties have described the controversial Kerry Lugar Bill as a 'national insult' and an attempt by the US to interfere in the country's internal issues.During a discussion ... Read more...

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Book Musharraf over my father’s death: Baloch leader’s son


September 8th, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 8 (IANS) Jamil Bugti, son of late Baloch leader Akbar Bugti, has moved the Balochistan High Court seeking registration of a first information report (FIR) against former president Pervez ... Read more...

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JUI chief to head Pak parliaments Kashmir committee


September 17th, 2008 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sept 17 (ANI): Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman on Tuesday became the first parliamentarian to be elected chairman of the Kashmir Committee of the National Assembly.Rehmans name was proposed ... Read more...

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Pakistani court declines to put Musharraf on Exit Control List


August 22nd, 2008 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 22 (Xinhua) A court in Pakistan Friday dismissed a petition asking for putting former president Pervez Musharraf on the Exit Control List (ECL), the News Network International (NNI) news agency ... Read more...

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Bangladesh announces ODI squad for Pakistan series


March 25th, 2008 - 7:45 pm ICT by admin
Dhaka, Mar 25 (ANI): The Bangladesh Cricket Board on Tuesday announced a 15-man squad for next month's one-day international series in Pakistan that was facing doldrums after Australians called off their ... Read more...

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Taliban rise due to failed Pak policy: Sherpao


January 28th, 2008 - 1:34 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Jan 28 (ANI): Former Pakistan Interior Minister Aftab Ahmed Khan Sherpao has said that the rise of the Taliban can be attributed to the failure of not taking swift and decisive ... Read more...

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Former Pak ministers demand bulletproof vehicles


November 18th, 2007 - 7:21 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Nov 18 (ANI): Four former Pakistan ministers have requested the government to provide them bulletproof vehicles and security escort, a senior Interior Ministry official has said. These former ministers are Muhammad Ali ... Read more...

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National Assembly will be dissolved by Nov 15: Pak Attorney General


November 14th, 2007 - 8:32 am ICT by admin
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US strategy to ‘tame’ Pak militants, Taliban, al-Qaeda gaining momentum


November 14th, 2007 - 8:10 am ICT by admin
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Pakistan likely to issue visas to Indian pilgrims


November 14th, 2007 - 3:03 am ICT by admin
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