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Pakistanis knows how to defend their country: Ashraf


August 22nd, 2012 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 22 (IANS) Pakistanis know how defend every inch of their country, said Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf as the nation was battered by a string of terror attacks ... Read more...

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Uncertainty looms over PM’s visit to Pakistan


July 31st, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) Days after Pakistans President Asif Ali Zardari formally invited him to visit Pakistan, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has yet to respond, indicating uncertainty over ... Read more...

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Zardari invites Manmohan Singh to Pakistan


July 28th, 2012 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 27 (IANS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari Friday invited Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to visit Pakistan, saying it will provide an opportunity to the two leaders ... Read more...

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Pakistan has permanently stopped NATO supply: Minister


November 28th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Islambad, Nov 28 (IANS) Pakistan has permanently stopped passage of NATO supply through the country following an airstrike that left 25 soldiers dead, said Interior Minister Rehman Malik.Rehman Malik ... Read more...

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Pakistan united against all challenges: Gilani


November 21st, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 21 (IANS) Asserting that Pakistan stands united in defending its independence, Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said political differences can be set aside in case national ... Read more...

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Can’t push Pakistan to do more: Gilani


September 30th, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 29 (IANS) Pakistan cannot be pressurised to "do more", a combative Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani said Thursday as Islamabad's relations remained strained with Washington over an ... Read more...

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Pakistan Army, ISI infected with cancer: MQM


May 28th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 28 (IANS) The Pakistan Army and the country's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) spy agency were partially "infected with cancer", the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) has said.MQM chief Altaf Hussain ... Read more...

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Gilani blows hot and cold at US over Osama affair (Lead)


May 9th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 9 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Monday said Pakistan had "serious differences" with the US over the war on terror, but quickly added that both countries ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s ‘honour’ not to be bartered for ‘prosperity’: Kayani


May 1st, 2011 - 11:45 am ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, May 1(ANI): Pakistan's honour and integrity will not be traded just in exchange for "prosperity", Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani has said."What's in national interest and what's ... Read more...

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US House Speaker holds “frank, productive” discussions with Gilani, Kayani


April 19th, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 19(ANI): US House Speaker John Boehner has called for "mutual interests and mutual respect" between Islamabad and Washington during what he termed as "frank and productive" discussions with Pakistani leaders. ... Read more...

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Afridi’s speech won millions of hearts, says Pakistani daily


April 1st, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 1 (IANS) Pakistan cricket team captain Shahid Afridi "was able to win millions of hearts across the border", a Pakistani daily said Friday, adding that his post-match ... Read more...

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2011 a crucial year for Pakistan, says Pakistani daily


January 1st, 2011 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 1 (IANS) The year 2011 "will be crucial" for Pakistan, a leading Pakistani daily said, adding: "It will also be a year of Pakistan's correction of its unrealistic and ... Read more...

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NATO choppers violate Pak airspace again


November 24th, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 24 (ANI): Two NATO helicopters again violated Pakistan's airspace in Khyber Agency, a TV channel reported on Tuesday.According to the report, the NATO helicopters flew about 400 yards into Pakistan ... Read more...

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Pakistan receives three US F-16 aircraft


October 30th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Oct 30 (IANS) Pakistan Saturday received three new F-16 aircraft from the US as part of 18 such fighter jets scheduled to reach the country by December.The ... Read more...

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All options open to defend Pak from US incursions: Malik


October 9th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 9 (ANI): The defence forces of Pakistan are fully capable of defending the country's borders, and will use any option to this end in case of recurrence of cross-border air ... Read more...

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Politicians in Pakistan united against any threat to democracy: Gilani


September 15th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Sept 15 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani has said that all politicians and political forces were united in their stance against anyone who tried to destabilise democracy in the ... Read more...

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Sharif wants result-oriented dialogue between India-Pakistan on Kashmir


June 1st, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jun 1 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-N chief Nawaz Sharif has laid stress on having a result-oriented composite dialogue between India and Pakistan on all issues, including Kashmir and water.Talking to ... Read more...

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Zaradri hopes for long-term Pakistan-US engagement


April 9th, 2010 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 9 (IANS) President Asif Ali Zardari Friday expressed the hope that the recently concluded Pakistan-US strategic dialogue would help translate their bilateral relationship into a long-term partnership based on mutual ... Read more...

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Pakistan seeks long-term strategic ties with US


March 18th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 18 (IANS) Pakistan seeks a long-term strategic partnership with the US, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said Thursday conceding that differences still exist between the two countries but it is ... Read more...

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It was tough to accept captaincy for only one series: Yousuf


November 17th, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov.17 (ANI): Newly appointed Pakistan captain Mohammad Yousuf has said that accepting the captaincy for only one series was a difficult decision for him to take.In an interview with a foreign ... Read more...

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Gilani tells US to end drone strikes, fulfill drone technology promise


September 18th, 2009 - 10:36 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep.18 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani on Friday told U.S. Ambassador Anne W Paterson in a meeting at the Prime Minister's House that the US must fulfill its ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s war is against extremism, not religion : Kayani


August 14th, 2009 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug.14 (ANI): Pakistan Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Ashfaq Kayani has said country's ongoing struggle against various terrorist groups was a fight against extremism and militancy, and that it was ... Read more...

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Pak has more internal threats than threats from India: Siddiqa


August 13th, 2009 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Aug 13 (ANI): Refuting the idea that countries were "after Pakistan" in order to destroy it, a well known political and defence analyst has said that Pakistan had more internal threats ... Read more...

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Pakistan not oblivious to Indian nuclear threat: Gilani


June 22nd, 2009 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 22 (IANS) Pakistan cannot remain oblivious to the dangers posed by India's nuclear weapons but its own programme was "purely of defensive nature", Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani declared ... Read more...

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US aims to break Pakistan, make India a regional superpower: Pak minister


April 8th, 2009 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Apr8 (ANI): Pakistan's Science and Technology Azam Khan Swati has said that US policies aim to dismantle Pakistan, neutralise Iran and contain China to make India a regional superpower to ... Read more...

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Nawaz says PML-N Govt. will be set up soon


March 10th, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Jhelum (Pakistan), Mar. 10 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz chief Nawaz Sharif has said the PML-N government will be established soon, and deposed chief justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry would be ... Read more...

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Jihad mandatory for every Pakistani if India attacks, says Fatwa


January 6th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan.6 (ANI): Amidst international efforts to tone down the rising tension between India and Pakistan, religious groups in Pakistan have decreed that Jihad or the holy war would become mandatory ... Read more...

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Government committed to protecting journalists: Sherry Rehman


December 30th, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 30 (IANS) The Pakistani government is committed to the protection of journalists and there would be no violation of media freedom and independence during its term, Information and Broadcasting Minister ... Read more...

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Pak will be loser if it doesnt curbs extremism


December 16th, 2008 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): Pakistan will be the ultimate loser both economically and politically if immediate steps are not taken to curb extremism in the aftermath of the Mumbai terror attacks. This ... Read more...

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Pak political leaders say they will be united against threats to security


December 3rd, 2008 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec.23 (ANI): Pakistans top political leaders have taken strong exception to Indias unsubstantiated allegations made in haste, and said that they will remain united against any threat to the security ... Read more...

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Pak will not allow US strikes on its soil, says PM Gilani


November 12th, 2008 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 12 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that his Government will not allow the US to launch ground or air strikes on targets inside its territory, ... Read more...

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Envoy claims no terrorists training camp in Pak


October 17th, 2008 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , Oct 17 (ANI): Pakistan s ambassador to the US Hussain Haqqani has claimed that there were no terrorists training camp in his country, and that the intelligence agency the ... Read more...

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Pak Army chief vows to eliminate terrorism


September 22nd, 2008 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Sept 22 (ANI): A day after Saturdays massive bomb blast at Hotel Marriott , Pakistan Army Chief General Ashfaq Kayani has reportedly vowed to eliminate terrorism from his country ... Read more...

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Democratic progress improved US perceptions about Pak


April 26th, 2008 - 12:56 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 26 (ANI): Outgoing Pakistan ambassador to the US Mahmud Ali Durrani has said that the restoration of democracy in Pakistan post-February 18 polls has improved Pakistans image in the ... Read more...

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‘Review US policy towards Pakistan’


November 14th, 2007 - 2:06 am ICT by admin
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