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India presses for Sarabjit’s release, awaits confirmation (Lead)


June 27th, 2012 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) India Wednesday renewed its request to Pakistan to release death row prisoner Sarabjit Singh after a midnight volte-face by Islamabad and said it was ... Read more...

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Pakistan claims credit a year after Osama killing


May 3rd, 2012 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 3 (IANS) The Pakistan government and its armed forces played a vital role in tracking down Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden through a mobile phone SIM, says ... Read more...

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Bank accounts of doctor who helped track Osama sealed


February 25th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 25 (IANS) The bank accounts of the Pakistani doctor who, on the CIA's directions, allegedly helped conduct a fake polio campaign to track down Osama bin Laden have ... Read more...

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“Good news” likely soon for people of India and Pakistan, claims Malik


July 13th, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 13 (ANI): Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik has expressed the hope that people of both India and Pakistan would soon hear "good news", as the two neighbouring countries have ... Read more...

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Top Qaeda commander killed in drone attack was Abu Yahyaa-al-Libi, claims US


December 12th, 2009 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.12 (ANI): A top Al-Qaeda commander, Abu Yahyaa-al-Libi, was killed in a US drone attack in South Waziristan earlier this week, American officials have claimed.According to reports, Libi, who had ... Read more...

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US claims top Qaeda commander killed in drone attack in South Waziristan, Pak denies


December 11th, 2009 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 11 (ANI): A top Al-Qaeda commander has reportedly been killed in a US drone attack in South Waziristan's Ladha region.Fox news reported that neither Al-Qaeda chief Osama-bin-Laden or Qaeda's second ... Read more...

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3 killed in US drone attack in North Waziristan


December 8th, 2009 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec. 8 (ANI) : At least three alleged extremists were killed and three others injured in a suspected US drone attack in Miranshah, one of the main cities of North Waziristan, ... Read more...

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Pakistan claims India supports insurgents


November 22nd, 2009 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Nadeem Sarwar and Sajjad Malik Islamabad, Nov 22 (DPA) Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has accused India of supporting insurgents in Pakistan, including areas bordering Afghanistan.Speaking with the DPA, Qureshi ... Read more...

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Pak-backed ‘intact and ‘determined’ LeT ready to attack India again: NYT


September 30th, 2009 - 11:48 am ICT by ANI
New York, Sep.30 (ANI): The banned terrorist group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), the outfit which planned and carried out the November 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, is once again on the look out for carrying ... Read more...

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Zawahiri in Pakistan, claims report


May 13th, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 13 (ANI): Al-Qaeda second man in command, Ayman Al-Zawahiri, has reportedly taken refuge near Balochistan capital Quetta.A Washington Times report quoted a "highly placed Pakistani intelligence source" as saying that ... Read more...

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Mumbai-like attack can trigger India-Pakistan war: Blackwill


May 5th, 2009 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Describing the growing Talibanisation of Pakistan "as the most dangerous international situation since the 1962 Cuban missile crisis", former US ambassador to India Robert D. Blackwill ... Read more...

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Former Pak captain says PCB not handling Oz tour issue properly


February 17th, 2008 - 10:34 am ICT by admin
London, Feb.17 (ANI): Former Pakistan cricket captain Asif Iqbal has said that the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is not handling the proposed tour of the Australian team to Pakistan properly, and believes ... Read more...

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Benazirs assassination can destabilise Pakistan


January 4th, 2008 - 2:15 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 4 (ANI): The assassination of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto has created conditions which can contribute to the ongoing destabilisation and fragmentation of Pakistan, claims Professor Michel Chossudovsky of the ... Read more...

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