Eight killed in stampede at Pakistan shrine

August 20th, 2012 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 20 (IANS) At least eight people were killed Monday in a stampede at a dargah in Pakistan's Sindh province, a media report said.The stampede at the Pir Jo ... Read more...

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One killed in Pakistan as militants attack rail tracks

February 25th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 25 (IANS) At least one person was killed and train services were affected in Pakistan's Sindh province as rail tracks in many places were blown up by unidentified ... Read more...

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After threat to Zardari, PML-N offices set ablaze

October 30th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 30 (IANS) Unidentified miscreants set ablaze offices of the opposition Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) in different places of Sindh province Saturday night, a day after PML-N leaders ... Read more...

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Greater Noida farmers prepare for next round of battle

July 21st, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, July 21 (IANS) After a series of court verdicts in their favour, farmers here are now readying for the next round of battle against land acquisition -- exposing ... Read more...

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Greater Noida farmers hail land acquisition verdict

July 6th, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, July 6 (IANS) Farmers in the western Uttar Pradesh belt of Greater Noida Wednesday welcomed the Supreme Court order quashing the acquisition of land in Shahberi village. ... Read more...

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Pak govt’s policies inviting martial law: Nawaz Sharif

November 10th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
Khairpur, Nov 10 (ANI): Democracy is a horse and martial law is a donkey, but due to the (horse's) poor policies, the donkey is coming, Pakistan Muslim League-N chief Nawaz Sharif ... Read more...

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Leader of banned Pakistani outfit shot dead (Lead)

August 17th, 2009 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 17 (IANS) Chief of the banned Pakistani outfit Sipah-e-Sahaba and religious scholar Sher Ali Haideri was gunned down along with an associate early Monday, triggering protests in several Sindh towns, ... Read more...

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Leader of banned group shot dead in Pakistan

August 17th, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 17 (IANS) Allama Ali Sher, the leader of a banned Sunni group, was shot dead Monday morning in Pakistan's Khairpur town, a media report said. The chief of banned outfit Sipah-e-Sahaba ... Read more...

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3,960 yr old organic material found in Pakistan points to continuity of Indus Valley civilization

February 14th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 14 (ANI): Archaeologists have found significant clues and material along the right bank of Indus on the Sukkur-Shikarpur highway in Pakistan, which provide evidence of the continuity of ancient ... Read more...

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Self-exiled Ghous Ali Shah returns to Pak after seven years

August 17th, 2008 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Aug.17 (ANI): Former Sindh Chief Minister Ghous Ali Shah touched down at Karachi Airport on Sunday morning, returning to Pakistan after seven years in exile. Shah entered politics as a ... Read more...

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Pakistan poll violence claims 20 lives

February 18th, 2008 - 10:38 pm ICT by admin
(Lead) By Muhammad Najeeb Islamabad, Feb 18 (IANS) At least 20 people were killed and more than 90 injured in different areas across Pakistan in poll-related violence since Sunday, officials said Monday. Five people ... Read more...

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Voting ends in Pakistan, 10 dead in poll violence

February 18th, 2008 - 7:30 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Feb 18 (ANI): Voting for general elections has ended across the Pakistan at 5 p.m. on Monday. Reportedly, 10 persons were killed and several injured in polls related violence across the ... Read more...

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