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Great expectations and changing India-Pakistan equations


September 10th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore (Pakistan), Sep 10 (IANS) If the reporting in the Pakistani media on Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna's visit is any indication, a lot of expectations, rightly or ... Read more...

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Pakistan media gives a thumbs up to Krishna’s visit (Lead)


September 8th, 2012 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 8 (IANS) Even before the first things were put in fine print and signed, media in Pakistan Saturday gave a thumbs-up to the visit of India's External Affairs ... Read more...

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Pakistan media plays down Hamza arrest


June 26th, 2012 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) In complete contrast to the Indian media, the Pakistani media Tuesday appeared to play down the dramatic arrest of a key mastermind of the Mumbai ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan asked to cut military spending


May 27th, 2012 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 27 (IANS) An India-Pakistan media conclave here has urged the two countries to cut their military expenditure and focus more on socio-economic development."Increasing tensions between India and ... Read more...

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Yousuf undergoes fitness test, eyes comeback


April 25th, 2012 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, April 25 (IANS) Former Pakistan captain Mohammed Yousuf has undergone a fitness test here in a bid to make a comeback to international cricket.The 37-year-old last played for Pakistan ... Read more...

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Katju praises Pakistan media


March 17th, 2012 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Press Council of India (PCI) chairman Markandey Katju has praised Pakistan journalists, who he said were courageously, "even at the risk of their lives, reporting ... Read more...

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Pakistani envoy offers to quit amid memo row


November 17th, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 17 (IANS) Pakistan's ambassador to the US has offered to resign after being linked to a secret memo sent to Washington by President Asif Ali Zardari fearing a ... Read more...

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Zardari appoints close friend as PCB chief,Butt shown the door


October 12th, 2011 - 2:34 am ICT by IANS
Karachi, Oct 12 (IANS) Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has appointed close friend Chaudhry Zaka Ashraf as the new chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) replacing former Test cricketer ... Read more...

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Pakistan media note Delhi-Kabul strategic links


October 5th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 5 (IANS) The Pakistani media Wednesday noted with visible concern the move by India and Afghanistan to deepen their strategic ties.The Dawn said a strategic cooperation pact ... Read more...

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Kaneria frustrated over delay in court hearing


September 27th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Sep 27 (IANS) Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria says courts are frustrating all his attempts to get back to international cricket by delaying hearings in the spot-fixing case.The Sindh High ... Read more...

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Honesty and concentration key to my success: Umpire Aleem Dar


September 23rd, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Sep 23 (IANS) Pakistan's Aleem Dar, who was adjudged the best umpire for the third year running by the International Cricket Council (ICC), says the secret of his success ... Read more...

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Five die as gunmen attack Pakistani school bus


September 13th, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 13 (IANS) At least five people, including four students, were killed Tuesday afternoon when gunmen fired indiscriminately at a school bus near Peshawar in northwest Pakistan, media reports ... Read more...

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Over 50 die as suicide bomber explodes in mosque (Second Lead)


August 19th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 19 (IANS) More than 50 people were killed when a suicide bomber, said to be a teenaged boy, exploded himself inside a packed mosque during Friday prayers in ... Read more...

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Claim Pakistani Kashmir before China takes over, India urged


May 10th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) India should be assertive and proactive to claim the strategically vital parts of Kashmir "illegally" occupied by Pakistan where China has increased its footprints leading ... Read more...

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33 militants killed in northwest Pakistan


April 29th, 2011 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 28 (IANS) At least 33 militants were killed Thursday by security forces and pro-government militia in the tribal areas of northwest Pakistan, media reports said.Six militants were killed ... Read more...

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15 dead in Pakistan check post attack (Lead)


April 22nd, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 22 (IANS) At least 15 security personnel were killed and several others were injured when militants attacked a check post in northwest Pakistan, media reports said Friday.Militants ... Read more...

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Seven killed in Pakistan mine blasts (Lead)


March 20th, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 20 (IANS) At least seven miners were killed and 45 trapped underground after a series of blasts Sunday morning in a coal mine in southwest Pakistan, media reports ... Read more...

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Pakistan mine blast kills one


March 20th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 20 (IANS) At least one miner was killed and over 50 were trapped after three blasts shook an underground coal mine Sunday in southwest Pakistan, media reports said.Urdu ... Read more...

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Pak media accused of “churning out anti-American conspiracy theories”


March 1st, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 1(ANI): Most participants of the US-Pakistan Leaders Forum, which was convened by the US-Muslim Engagement Initiative- a non-governmental, non-partisan collaboration of four US-based organizations, agreed that the Pakistani media was ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s cricketing isolation can end in October


February 24th, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 24 (ANI): Pakistan can come out of cricketing isolation in October if Sri Lanka, who were targeted in a deadly terror attack in Lahore two years ago, agree to tour ... Read more...

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Afghan coach Rashid Latif challenges Pak to a rematch


December 14th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Dec. 14 (ANI): Afghanistan cricket coach and former Pakistan wicketkeeper Rashid Latif has challenged Pakistan for a rematch after it was alleged that the Twenty20 match between the two teams in ... Read more...

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I’ve good chance of winning polls: Musharraf


September 11th, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 11 (IANS) Former president Pervez Musharraf says he is forming a new political party and plans to return to Pakistan as he has "a good chance" of winning the ... Read more...

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Extending Kayani’s tenure my prerogative: Gilani


July 18th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 18 (ANI): Resting all speculations regarding Army Chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani's extension in service, Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that granting extension to the Army ... Read more...

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Pakistan media blame India for deadlock in talks


July 16th, 2010 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
By M.R. Narayan Swamy Islamabad, July 16 (IANS) Leading Pakistani newspapers Friday blamed India for the deadlock in the first major bilateral engagement since the Mumbai terror attack.But the accusatory tone varied among ... Read more...

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Kashmir will always be core issue of Indo-Pak talks: Kaira


July 15th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 15 (ANI): Pakistan's Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Qamar Zaman Kaira, has said that as far as Islamabad is concerned, the Kashmir issue is and will always be the core ... Read more...

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21 die in Pakistan tribal clashes


July 9th, 2010 - 4:36 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 9 (IANS) Twenty-one people were killed Thursday night when clashes broke out between two tribes in southern Pakistan, media reports said. The clashes erupted over a land dispute in Sindh province's ... Read more...

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General Kayani -Extension or CJCSC?


May 31st, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
By Mir MohammadIslamabad, May 31 (ANI): For some weeks now there have been articles, sponsored undoubtedly, that say that Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff, General Asfaq Pervez Kayani will in all ... Read more...

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11 militants killed in Pakistan


May 21st, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 21 (IANS) At least 11 militants were killed and 12 injured Friday in clashes with security forces in northwest Pakistan, media reports said. Three militants were killed and two others injured ... Read more...

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Dia denies impending marriage to Shoaib Akthar


May 1st, 2010 - 4:51 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): An Indo-Pak romance has always created a hype at the box-office. A la Veer Zaara, Pakeeza ,Heena etc! Looks like the celluloid saga has happened in ... Read more...

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15 militants killed in clashes in Pakistan - media


April 23rd, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by BNO News
ISLAMABAD (BNO NEWS) -- At least 15 militants were killed on Thursday during clashes with the Pakistan military in the northwest tribal region, local media reported on Friday.The clashes ocurred in several ... Read more...

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Pakistan media abuzz with ‘Shoania’ news


April 1st, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, April 1 (IANS) The forthcoming wedding of Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik and India's tennis star Sania Mirza has stirred media frenzy here with TV channels and newspapers full of juicy ... Read more...

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Pakistan hockey squad steps down after World Cup debacle


March 11th, 2010 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) In a dramatic development, the entire Pakistan squad announced retirement from international hockey Thursday owning moral responsibility for their poor performance in the World Cup. Hours after ... Read more...

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India under attack in Pakistan media after talks


February 26th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 26 (IANS) The Pakistani media Friday blamed the Indian government for refusing to revive the composite dialogue cut by the Mumbai terrorist attack and for failing to break the bilateral ... Read more...

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10 killed in Pakistan suicide bomb blast (Third Lead)


February 22nd, 2010 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 22 (IANS) Ten people, including four security officials, were killed and 15 wounded Monday in a suicide bomb attack on a security convoy in northwest Pakistan, media reports said. ... Read more...

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PDP condemns beheading of Sikh in Pakistan


February 22nd, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 22 (IANS) Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Monday condemned the killing of a Sikh man by suspected Taliban militants in Pakistan's troubled North-West Frontier Region. Terming the incident "barbaric", PDP president ... Read more...

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