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Sharjah Sharia court gives capital punishment to Indian labourer


July 12th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Sharjah, July 12 (ANI): The 'Sharjah Sharia Court of First Instance' has convicted an Indian man and sentenced him to death for premeditatedly beating another man to death.According to Gulf News, ... Read more...

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Over 300,000 Pakistanis displaced in conflict, says UN


May 12th, 2009 - 10:05 am ICT by IANS
Geneva, May 12 (IANS) The UN refugee agency has appealed to the international community to provide humanitarian aid for some 360,000 people displaced in the conflict in northwest Pakistan. UN high commissioner ... Read more...

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More than 2,000 flee Buner as battle rages against Taliban


May 3rd, 2009 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 3 (IANS) More than 2,000 people have fled their homes in Buner district of Pakistan's troubled North West Frontier Province as the military operation against the Taliban militants hots ... Read more...

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Pakistan Army kills 80 militants in Buner area


May 3rd, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 3 (Xinhua) Eighty Taliban militants have been killed in the ongoing military operation in Pakistan's Buner district, TV reports said. The Pakistani Army had launched a major offensive ... Read more...

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