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Gunmen execute 10 road workers in southwest Pakistan


September 15th, 2012 - 3:54 am ICT by BNO News
QUETTA, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A group of gunmen attacked workers along a road in southwestern Pakistan on Thursday before executing ten of them, police said on Friday. A previously unknown militant ... Read more...

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Emergency landing: Pakistani dailies laud lack of stuffy protocol


July 12th, 2012 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 12 (IANS) The emergency landing of an Air India plane in Nawabshah was handed professionally by India and Pakistan and indicated progress in the relations between the neighbours, ... Read more...

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Pakistani journalists to visit Mumbai, Pune


May 19th, 2012 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) A 17-member Pakistani journalists delegation will be visiting Mumbai and Pune for a week starting May 21, a Mumbai press club official said Saturday."Journalists from Karachi ... Read more...

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Indian newsprint could help Pakistani dailies become cheaper


May 3rd, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar, May 3 (IANS) This is one fine print of a high in India-Pakistan ties. A consignment of 10 tonnes of newsprint from India was Thursday sent to Pakistan via ... Read more...

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Pakistani newspapers set aflame in Karachi


March 21st, 2012 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 21 (IANS) The driver of a newspaper truck was abducted and thousands of newspapers were set ablaze Wednesday morning in Karachi, a media report said.Jang Press driver ... Read more...

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India talks hit Pakistan headlines (Lead)


July 28th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 28 (IANS) The India-Pakistan talks were splashed across front pages of most Pakistani newspapers Thursday, some amused by the keen interest Indians took in Pakistan's young woman ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan talks hit headlines in Pakistan


July 28th, 2011 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 28 (IANS) The India-Pakistan talks were splashed across the front pages of most Pakistani newspapers Thursday though some news websites decided not to play it up.Pakistan Foreign ... Read more...

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Releasing Davis may give rise to Egypt-like revolution in ‘outraged’ Pakistan


February 16th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 16(ANI): Pakistan may witness a revolution like that in Egypt and Tunisia if double murder-accused US official Raymond Davis is granted diplomatic immunity and released from detention, the Pakistani ... Read more...

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US Embassy denies reports about Davis’ rude behaviour, special treatment in jail


February 16th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 16(ANI): The US Consul General in Lahorehas dismissed media reports that double-murder accused US diplomat Raymond Davis and the US officials who visited him in Lahore's Kot Lakhpat Jail had ... Read more...

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Be wary of information: Pakistani daily on fake WikiLeaks report


December 13th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 13 (IANS) It is in the Pakistani media's interest "to be a bit wary of the information suppliers that exist outside their pool of trustworthy sources", a leading Pakistani daily ... Read more...

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Pakistani news agency publishes fake WikiLeaks cables which attack India


December 10th, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by BNO News
ISLAMABAD (BNO NEWS) -- It was the top story of many Pakistani newspapers on Thursday: leaked U.S. embassy cables described Indian officials as vain, egotistical and genocidal and said the Indian army ... Read more...

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Pakistani media embarrassed by fake WikiLeaks disclosures


December 10th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Dec 10 (IANS) The Pakistani media was in an acute embarrassing position Friday and offered apologies to the public after it published false stories about India based on fake ... Read more...

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Pakistani newspapers apologise for publishing ‘fake’ anti-India WikiLeaks cables


December 10th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 10 (ANI): Leading Pakistani newspapers, which had published fake WikiLeaks cables attacking the Indian Army for false propaganda, have acknowledged that their reports were unauthentic.The Express Tribune published an apology ... Read more...

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Pak media publish ‘fake’ WikiLeaks cables attacking India for false propoganda


December 10th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10 (ANI): The whistle blower website WikiLeaks is being exploited for propaganda purposes against India by Pakistani newspapers, which have published fake cables attacking the Indian Army.Citing the WikiLeaks ... Read more...

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Bouquets and brickbats for Ayodhya verdict in Pakistani press (Lead)


October 2nd, 2010 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 1 (IANS) Pakistani newspapers had different takes Friday on the Allahabad High Court verdict on the Ayodhya issue. One held that the trifurcation of the disputed land into two parts ... Read more...

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Keep talking, India, Pakistan urged


July 17th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 17 (IANS) Pakistani newspapers Saturday blamed the tough stance by India and Pakistan for the stalemate in their peace talks, but urged the two to keep talking. "There was little hope ... 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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Kasab death sentence is not lead news in Pakistan


May 7th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 7 (IANS) Pakistan's English media Friday front-paged but did not lead with the death sentence awarded to Ajmal Amir Kasab for his role in the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, focusing ... Read more...

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Pakistani papers downplay Kasab confession


July 21st, 2009 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 21 (IANS) Leading English dailies in Pakistan Tuesday front-paged the news but otherwise downplayed the confession of Ajmal Amir Kasab, the lone gunman captured alive during the Mumbai terror attacks, ... Read more...

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Pakistani newspapers splash UPA’s electoral victory


May 17th, 2009 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 17 (IANS) The Congress-led United Progressive Alliance's (UPA) victory in the Indian general elections made front page news in the Pakistani media Sunday, with at least one newspaper saying ... Read more...

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Taliban can take control of Pakistan: Editorial


April 17th, 2009 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 17 (IANS) With the Taliban positioned in cities across Pakistan, they can achieve their "proclaimed goal" of bringing the entire country under their control, an editorial in a leading ... Read more...

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Pak ruling coalition parties ask US to stop drone attacks


February 17th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb 17 (ANI): Leaders of the ruling coalition parties in Pakistan have expressed their anger towards terrorists and also on the violation of Pakistani territory by the United States.Leaders of ... Read more...

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Rehman denies Zardari making a threat to lawyers movement


January 28th, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 28 (ANI): Pakistans Information Minister Sherry Rehman has denied that President Asif Ali Zardari made any threatening comments regarding the upcoming lawyers long march in February at the Parliament ... Read more...

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Pak-American woman neuro-scientist alive, in US custody in Afghanistan


August 4th, 2008 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.4 (ANI): An MIT-trained Pakistani neuroscientist, accused of belonging to an al-Qaeda cell based in Boston, is alive and in American custody in Afghanistan, five years after she was reported ... Read more...

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US poised to bomb Pakistan: reports (Lead)


July 16th, 2008 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
London/Islamabad, July 16 (IANS) US troops in Afghanistan are massing close to the border with Pakistan, poised to launch bombing raids on suspected terrorist bases in the North Waziristan region, British and ... Read more...

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Pakistan media lauds India’s restraint (Lead)


May 15th, 2008 - 7:43 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, May 15 (IANS) Leading Pakistani newspapers have lauded India for showing restraint and not indulging in "finger pointing" in the aftermath of the bomb attacks in Jaipur and underlined that such ... Read more...

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Jaipur blasts shouldn’t derail peace process: Pakistani media


May 15th, 2008 - 3:21 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, May 15 (IANS) The horrific blasts in the Indian tourist town of Jaipur that killed 63 shouldn't derail the India-Pakistan peace process, Pakistani newspapers said Thursday, warning that the danger of ... Read more...

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Pakistani voters, fearful of safety, urged to vote


February 17th, 2008 - 12:37 pm ICT by admin
By Devirupa Mitra Rawalpindi, Jan 17 (IANS) With just hours to go for Monday's crucial polls, Pakistan's 80 million voters are being urged to cast aside fears of violence and go to vote ... Read more...

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New questions arise in killing of Benazir: NYT


December 31st, 2007 - 4:55 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Dec 31 (ANI): Doctors at the hospital where Benazir Bhutto was given treatment before she expired last Thursday, have claimed that they faced considerable government pressure to confirm accounts of Bhuttos ... Read more...

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Jemima recalls her bad experiences in Pakistan


December 3rd, 2007 - 4:30 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 3 (ANI): Jemima Khan, the ex-wife of Pakistani cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan, has recalled some of her not-so-happy experiences in Pakistan when she was there. In a Sunday Telegraph article, Jemima ... Read more...

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