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Post Higgs, Cern turns spotlight on dark matter


July 8th, 2012 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 8 (IANS) Post Higgs boson's discovery, touted as the biggest leap in physics, scientists at CERN are preparing to turn the spotlight on dark matter.Physicists believe dark ... Read more...

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New particle found, could unravel secret of universe (Second Lead)


July 5th, 2012 - 5:40 am ICT by IANS
Geneva, July 4 (IANS) Science Wednesday moved one step closer to unlocking the secrets of the universe with a new particle that could be the elusive Higgs boson, the ... Read more...

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Google app shows colliding protons in real time


October 10th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 10 (IANS) A free new app on Google Android phones and tablets helps users view colliding protons in real time and 3D within the particle accelerator used ... Read more...

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God particle may not exist after all, say experts


August 23rd, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 23 (IANS) A particle believed to have played a key role in the creation of the universe might not exist after all, a media report said Tuesday quoting ... Read more...

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Lahore HC reserves verdict in plea challenging Zardari’s pardon to Malik


April 29th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 29(ANI): The Lahore High Court (LHC) has reserved its judgement on a petition challenging the pardoning of Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik by President Asif Ali Zardari.The court was ... Read more...

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‘God Particle’ find claims branded ‘premature’


April 27th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
However, a spokesman for Cern, which runs the LHC, confirmed the note wasauthentic, but cautioned that it could turn out to be a false alarm as it had not beenheld ... Read more...

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Has the ‘God Particle’ been found?


April 26th, 2011 - 11:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, April 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A leaked memo which ended up on the Internet has raised the hopes of scientists that ‘God particle’ might exist after all. The subatomic particle which ... Read more...

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Mukhtaran gangrape accused’s acquittal seen as setback to women’s rights in Pakistan


April 22nd, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 22(ANI): The acquittal of five of the six accused in the Mukhtaran Mai gangrape case by Pakistan's Supreme Court is being seen as a setback to women's rights in the ... Read more...

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Mukhtaran Mai fears being killed after Pak Supreme Court acquits rape accused


April 22nd, 2011 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Multan, April 22(ANI): Mukhtaran Mai, a Pakistani victim of a village council-sanctioned gangrape, has expressed fears that she might be killed by the accused acquitted by the Supreme Court on Thursday.Mai was ... Read more...

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Pak Supreme Court acquits five of six accused in Mukhtaran Mai gang rape case


April 21st, 2011 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 21(ANI): Pakistan's Supreme Court has acquitted five of the six accused in the Mukhtaran Mai gang rape case.A three-member bench of the apex court upheld the verdict of the Lahore ... Read more...

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Pak Home Ministry given a week’s time to reply in Davis shootout victims’ heirs case


April 12th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 12(ANI): The Lahore High Court has granted a week's time to the Pakistan Interior Ministry to submit its reply on the mysterious disappearance of the legal heirs of the January ... Read more...

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Zulfikar Bhutto had blamed US for his ‘horrible’ fate


April 8th, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 8(ANI): Though ignored by Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari in his reference seeking to reopen the case of slain former Prime Minister and Pakistan People's Party (PPP) founder Zulfikar Ali ... Read more...

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Lahore HC directs both Pak, Punjab govts to explain Davis’ acquittal, departure


March 31st, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 31(ANI): The Lahore High Court has directed the federal and provincial governments of Pakistan to submit their replies by April 8 on a petition pertaining to the release and departure ... Read more...

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Davis release: LHC seeks explanation on Sanaullah’s statement on missing families


March 28th, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 28(ANI): Taking notice of Pakistan Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah's claim on missing families of the two young men shot dead by CIA contractor Raymond Davis, the Lahore High Court ... Read more...

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Lahore HC rejects application seeking Musharraf treason case adjournment


March 26th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 26(ANI): The Lahore High Court (LHC) has rejected an application seeking an adjournment of the court proceedings to register a treason case against former President Pervez Musharraf.This was the ... Read more...

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Davis’ release challenged in Lahore High Court


March 17th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 17(ANI): The release of double murder-accused CIA contractor Raymond Davis has been challenged in the Lahore High Court (LHC).Davis, who was arrested in Lahore for killing two Pakistani youths Faizan ... Read more...

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Davis seeks reinvestigation into Lahore double murder case


March 16th, 2011 - 11:29 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 16(ANI): Double murder-accused CIA contractor Raymond Davis has expressed his dissatisfaction over the previous investigation and sought a fresh probe into the murder case under the Police Order 2002, it ... Read more...

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Davis to have legal counsel during trial court proceedings in Pakistan: US Embassy


March 16th, 2011 - 11:29 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 16(ANI): The US government has reportedly decided to defend its claim in a Pakistan trial court that double murder-accused CIA defence contractor Raymond Davis enjoys criminal diplomatic immunity."Raymond Davis will ... Read more...

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Lahore trial court to decide Davis immunity issue


March 14th, 2011 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 14(ANI): The Lahore High Court has ruled that the trial court will decide the immunity status case of CIA contractor Raymond Davis."The case is in a trial court...it will decide ... Read more...

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Pak Govt likely to seek more time from court to decide on Davis’ immunity status


March 13th, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 13(ANI): The Pakistan Government is likely to stick to its time-buying tactics during the hearing of the Raymond Davis case by the Lahore High Court on Monday, according to sources.The ... Read more...

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Pak Govt to tell court Davis doesn’t enjoy blanket immunity: Sources


March 13th, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 13(ANI): The Pakistan Government will inform the Lahore High Court on Monday that double murder-accused US official Raymond Davis does not possess blanket immunity, sources have said.The LHC will resume ... Read more...

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Lahore HC dismisses application moved by brother of Davis’ victim


March 11th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 11(ANI): The Lahore High Court has dismissed an application moved by Imran Haider, brother of Lahore shootout victim Faizan Haider, to make him a necessary party in the Raymond Davis ... Read more...

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Lahore HC quashes petition to make Ambassador Munter party to Raymond Davis case


March 8th, 2011 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 8(ANI): The Lahore High Court has quashed a petition seeking to make US Ambassador to Pakistan, Cameron Munter, party to a pending petition on the immunity status of double murder-accused ... Read more...

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Pak court rejects two petitions filed against Raymond Davis


March 7th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 7(ANI): The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday discarded two petitions regarding double murder-accused US official Raymond Davis, who is being tried in an additional district and sessions court in ... Read more...

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Lahore High Court dismisses plea seeking lifetime ban on tainted trio for defaming Pak


March 1st, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 1(ANI): The Lahore High Court (LHC) has dismissed a petition seeking lifetime bans and the confiscation of assets of the disgraced Pakistani trio- Salman Butt, Muhammad Asif and Muhammad Amir- ... Read more...

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Petition filed in Pak court to make America ‘party’ in Davis immunity case


March 1st, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 1(ANI): A petition has been filed in the Lahore High Court to make the United States of America a party in the ongoing Raymond Davis immunity case.Petitioner Advocate Azhar ... Read more...

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Court issues notice to Pak Govt on application against ’special facilities in jail’ for Davis


March 1st, 2011 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 1(ANI): The Lahore High Court has issued a notice to the Pakistan Government on an application challenging the facilities being given to double murder-accused CIA contractor Raymond Davis in prison. ... Read more...

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Pak court seeks govt. response over Raymond Davis’ facilities in jail


February 28th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 28(ANI): A Pakistan court has directed the federal and Punjab governments to submit a reply on a petition challenging the facilities being provided to double murder-accused Raymond Davis in jail.According ... Read more...

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Pak court ‘refuses to declare Kasab proclaimed offender’ in Mumbai terror attacks


February 25th, 2011 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Feb 25(ANI): The Lahore High Court has refused to declare Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving terrorist of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, a proclaimed offender under Pakistan's Criminal Procedure Code.The court ... Read more...

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Pak Govt. in consultation with international legal experts on Davis’ immunity issue


February 24th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 24(ANI): The Pakistan Government is in serious consultations with international legal experts on the Raymond Davis case, Foreign Office spokesperson Tehmina Janjua has said.Double-murder accused US diplomat Raymond Davis had ... Read more...

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Pak court hears petitions on shifting Raymond Davis, diplomatic immunity


February 21st, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 21(ANI): The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday heard petitions regarding shifting of double murder-accused Raymond Davis from Kot Lakhpat prison to Lahore Fort, and the relevance and legality of ... Read more...

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Qureshi questions Pak Govt’s 3-week-time plea in court to reply on Davis’ immunity


February 19th, 2011 - 11:23 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 19(ANI): Pakistan's former Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has questioned the three-week time given by the Lahore High Court to the Foreign Ministry to file a reply on the immunity ... Read more...

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Davis case adjourned till March 14 after Pak FM seeks more time to reply on his status


February 17th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 17(ANI): Pakistan's Foreign Ministry has sought more time from the Lahore High Court to file its reply on the immunity status of double murder-accused US official Raymond Davis.The LHC began ... Read more...

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Court moved to prevent Pak govt from providing Davis with immunity from sentence


February 15th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 15(ANI): Statements made by former Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Information Minister Fauzia Wahab about double-murder accused US diplomat Raymond Davis' immunity status have ... Read more...

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Lahore HC moved for acquiring complete details of foreign nationals in Pakistan


February 4th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 4(ANI): The Lahore High Court has asked the federal and provincial governments of Pakistan to reply to a petition seeking the complete details of the Americans and other foreigners living ... Read more...

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