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Nawaz sees conspiracies in Pakistan apex court’s defiance


March 25th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 25 (IANS) Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif believes conspiracies are being hatched for defying the Supreme Court's orders and says his party will bring the "schemers" ... Read more...

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Pakistani court asks parties to expel criminals


October 6th, 2011 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 6 (IANS) Pakistan's Supreme Court Thursday asked all political parties to expel criminals from their ranks in a verdict over the lawlessness in the port city of Karachi, ... Read more...

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Petraeus can’t save US from defeat in Afghanistan: Jamat-e-Islami


April 30th, 2011 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 30(ANI): General David H. Petraeus, who has taken over from Leon Panetta as Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Director, cannot save the United States from defeat in Afghanistan, Jamat-e-Islami chief Syed ... Read more...

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Pak Interior Minister is an India, US agent: Jamaat chief


March 28th, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar. 28 (ANI): Jamat-e-Islami chief Syed Munawar Hassan has called Pakistan's Interior Minister Rehman Malik 'an agent of India and America'.Addressing a rally taken out from Khyber Plaza to Parliament House ... Read more...

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Pakistanis protest against Davis’ release (Second Lead)


March 17th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 17 (IANS) Street protests erupted in Pakistan for a second day Thursday against the release of American Raymond Davis, whose arrest after he shot dead two Pakistani men ... Read more...

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Davis’s release challenged in Pakistan court


March 17th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 17 (IANS) A petition was filed in a Pakistan court Thursday challenging the release of CIA security contractor Raymond Davis, who was let off Wednesday after paying compensation ... Read more...

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Federation of Muslim educational institutes launched


March 12th, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Aiming to modernise the community's educational centres, including the madrasas (religious schools), the Jamat-e-Islami Hind (JIH) Saturday launched an association of the management bodies of ... Read more...

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Fazl vows not to let Shahbaz Bhatti’s killing to be ‘used against Islam’


March 6th, 2011 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 6(ANI): Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman has vowed not to let the assassination of Pakistan Minority Affairs Minister Shahbaz Bhatti to be used against Islam and for the ... Read more...

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Kerala looking into reports of Taliban style courts


July 27th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 27 (IANS) Kerala is looking into the veracity of media reports suggesting that Taliban style courts are functioning in the state, Home Minister Kodiyeri Balakrishnan told the state assembly ... Read more...

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RAW, MOSAD fuelling sectarian violence in Pakistan: former JI chief


July 5th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, July 5 (ANI): Former Jamat-e-Islami (JeI) chief Qazi Hussain Ahmed has blamed India's Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) and Israel's Mosad for fuelling sectarian violence in the country by attacking shrines ... Read more...

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‘Catholic priests, Muslim groups pushing extremism in Kerala’


June 4th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Kerala Home Minister Kodiyeri Balakrishnan Friday said Catholic priests and Muslim political leaders are spreading "minority extermism" in the state and practising "vote bank politics". Balakrishnan said ... Read more...

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Congress raps CPI-M for questioning its secular credentials


June 2nd, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 2 (IANS) The Congress in Kerala Wednesday criticised Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan for questioning the party's secular credentials and said that he was trying to create communal disharmony. State Congress chief ... Read more...

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At least 25 dead in blast during rally in northwestern Pakistan


April 19th, 2010 - 10:06 pm ICT by BNO News
PESHAWAR, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A powerful explosion at a bazaar in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar during a political rally on Monday killed at least 25 people and injured scores ... Read more...

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At least 25 killed in second Peshawar bomb blast


April 19th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Apr 19 (ANI): At least 25 persons have reportedly been killed in a second bomb blast in Peshawar's crowded Qisa Khawani bazaar area on Monday evening.Television reports said that Peshawar's Deputy ... Read more...

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At least 21 dead in blast during rally in northwestern Pakistan (Update)


April 19th, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by BNO News
PESHAWAR, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A powerful explosion at a bazaar in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar during a political rally on Monday killed at least 21 people and injured scores ... Read more...

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At least 21 dead in blast during rally in northwestern Pakistan


April 19th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by BNO News
PESHAWAR, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A powerful epxlosion at a bazaar in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar during a political rally on Monday killed at least 21 people and injured scores ... Read more...

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Gilgit-Baltistan debate in London shows resentment among local leaders


April 8th, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by ANI
By Cynthia ChandranLondon, April 8 (ANI): A debate on Gilgit-Baltistan, Chaired by the Baroness of Winterburne, Emma Nicholson, in a Committee room of the British House of Lords, on Wednesday reflected resentment ... Read more...

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JI to launch nation wide protest against India’s involvement in Baloch insurgency


December 3rd, 2009 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Dec.3 (ANI): The Jamat-e-Islami (JI) has announced a nation wide three-day campaign from December 14 to protest against India's alleged involvement in the Baloch insurgencyJI leaders held a special meeting ... Read more...

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Kashmiri parties hold Pak Govt responsible for terrorism in valley


October 19th, 2009 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 19 (ANI): Ahead of 'Black Day', Kashmir leaders have slammed Pakistan for using their land for proxy wars and terrorism."They (Kashmiris in Pakistan occupied Kashmir) are being used from last ... Read more...

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PML-N would continue its struggle for Musharraf’s trial inside, outside parliament: Khan


August 21st, 2009 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug.21 (ANI): The Pakistan Muslim League - Nawaz (PML-N) has said it would continue its struggle for former President General Pervez Musharraf's trial despite the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) distancing ... Read more...

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Pak hard-core party’s women wing slams government’s ‘Safe Sex’ workshop for prostitutes


August 12th, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Aug.12 (ANI): Pakistan's oldest religious party, Jamat-e-Islami's (JI) women and family wing has criticised the three-day workshop aimed at educating prostitutes to have safe sex .The JI said the workshop, which ... Read more...

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Lawyers to continue long march, Sharif under house arrest (Third Lead)


March 15th, 2009 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 15 (IANS) Defiant lawyers Sunday gathered outside the Lahore High Court and broke down its gate to continue their 'long march' to demand reinstatement of judges sacked two years ago ... Read more...

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Crackdown in Pakistan: Nawaz under house arrest (Second Lead)


March 15th, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 15 (IANS) Former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif and other opposition leaders were Sunday placed under house arrest for three days as the government crackdown continued against lawyers taking out ... Read more...

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House arrest for Nawaz Sharif, Imran Khan


March 15th, 2009 - 10:20 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 15 (IANS) Orders were passed for a three-day house arrest of former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif and other opposition leaders Sunday after he rejected President Asif Ali Zardari's olive ... Read more...

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Nawaz says crackdown cant hinder lawyers long march


March 11th, 2009 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar. 11 (ANI): Defying the Punjab police crackdown to prevent the lawyers long march, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz chief Nawaz Sharif has left for Abbottabad where he is expected to address ... Read more...

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House arrest ordered for Sharif brothers: Report


March 11th, 2009 - 8:23 am ICT by IANS
Lahore, March 11 (IANS) Pakistani authorities Wednesday decided to put Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif and his borther Shahbaz Sharif under house arrest to prevent a planned long march by ... Read more...

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NWFPs ruling party admits government lost its writ in Swat


January 27th, 2009 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 27 (ANI): The North West Frontier Province Government has lost its writ in the volatile Swat valley, the ruling Awami National Party has admitted in the Senate.ANP senators ... Read more...

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Present rulers are real problem of Pakistan: JeI chief


January 16th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 16 (ANI): Jamat-e-Islami chief Qazi Hussain Ahmed has said that the real problem of Pakistan is present rulers and the nation needs leadership that represents aspirations of people.Speaking ... Read more...

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Congress blames Left for growth of Kerala terror groups


November 1st, 2008 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 1 (IANS) The Congress Saturday blamed the "vote bank politics" of Kerala's ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) for the rise of terrorist activities in the state. "Look back at the ... Read more...

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Terrorists lurking in Nagpur, warns Muslim activist


July 27th, 2008 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, July 27 (IANS) A Muslim activist who created a flutter after the Jaipur bomb blasts by disclosing that his weekly newspaper 'Iman Ki Awaz' had predicted the bombings now says that ... Read more...

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JI slams Gilanis bid to pardon Sarabjit


May 12th, 2008 - 2:35 pm ICT by admin
Lahore , May 12 (ANI): Jamat-e-Islami (JI) Secretary General Syed Munawar Hasan has reportedly criticized Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilanis recommendation to President Pervez Musharraf to pardon Indian convict Sarabjit Singh ... Read more...

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