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This Hyderabad mosque is more than a place of worship


August 12th, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 12 (IANS) In this historic city where minarets of hundreds of mosques dot the sky, one mosque stands out as more than a mere place of worship.Besides ... Read more...

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Pakistan hockey team leaves for Olympics


July 13th, 2012 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 13 (IANS) With high ambitions and loud claims, Pakistani hockey team left for Britain where they would participate in the London Olympics scheduled to start July 27.Pakistan's 18-member ... Read more...

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Pakistan hockey team completes Olympic training at Abbottabad


July 9th, 2012 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 9 (IANS) Pakistan's 18-member hockey team has completed its 10-day training camp for the upcoming London Olympics in the northwestern city of Abbottabad, an official said Monday.The Green-shirts ... Read more...

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Shia groups clash in Lucknow


May 18th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 18 (IANS) Two groups of the Shia community fought pitched battles outside Lucknow's famous Bada Imambara, exchanged blows and set on fire a vehicle Friday.The violence broke out ... Read more...

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MQM to boycott Zardari’s address to parliament


March 16th, 2012 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 16 (IANS) The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), a junior partner in Pakistan's ruling coalition, has said it will boycott President Asif Ali Zardari's address to the joint session ... Read more...

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Karan stars in Bhopal Badshahs win in WSH


March 5th, 2012 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 5 (IANS) Three snap goals in the third quarter carried Bhopal Badshahs to a 3-1 win against hosts Karnataka Lions in the World Series Hockey league here Monday.Striker ... Read more...

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Pakistan players excited about playing in WSH


February 29th, 2012 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 29 (IANS) Pakistan hockey stars including Rehan Butt arrived in India Wednesday and are looking forward to playing in the World Series Hockey (WSH).Former Pakistan skipper Zeeshan Ashraf ... Read more...

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Pakistan omit skipper Imran and Waseem from Olympic hockey probables


February 18th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Feb 18 (IANS) Pakistan have in a surprise move omitted skipper Muhammad Imran, midfielder Waseem Ahmed and goalkeeper Salman Akbar from the preliminary list of hockey probables selected for ... Read more...

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Madan Lal wins bronze in Benazir Bhutto boxing


December 29th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) India's Madan Lal settled for a bronze medal in the 2nd Shaheed Benazir Bhutto International Boxing Tournament in Islamabad going down 12:19 to Pakistan's ... Read more...

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8,000 Rangers to guard Karachi during Muharram


November 26th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 26 (IANS) As many as 8,000 Rangers will stay on guard during the Islamic month of Muharram in Pakistan's port city of Karachi to prevent any untoward incident, ... Read more...

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Avoid keeping meat in fridge: Pakistani expert


November 13th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 13 (IANS) People should avoid keeping meat in refrigerators for over 10 days as such a practice destroys the proteins and affects its hygiene, which could cause food ... Read more...

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Shakeel Abbasi to lead Pakistan hockey team, Sohail Abbas back


October 11th, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Oct 11 (IANS) Shakeel Abbasi has replaced the ailing Mohammad Imran as the captain of the Pakistani hockey team for the tri-series in Australia.The Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) has ... Read more...

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Pakistan gears up for World boxing meet


September 21st, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 21 (IANS) The Pakistani boxing squad is fully prepared and groomed to feature in the World Boxing Championship to be held from Sep 25 to Oct 8 ... Read more...

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Asian Champions Trophy: Goalie Sreejes stars in India’s win over Pakistan


September 11th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Ordos (China), Sep 11 (IANS) India registered a sensational 4-2 victory over arch-rivals Pakistan via the tie-breaker to lift the first edition of the men's hockey Asian Champion Trophy here ... Read more...

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Pakistan drop seniors for Asian Champions Trophy hockey


August 19th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 19 (IANS) The Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) has dropped senior players Sohail Abbas, Rehan Butt, goalkeeper Salman Akber, Waseem Ahmed and Shakeel Abbasi from the 18-member squad for ... Read more...

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CBI probe ordered in murder involving minister’s kin


May 27th, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Allahabad, May 27 (IANS) The Allahabad High Court Friday ordered a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the 2010 murder of a young businessmen gunned down allegedly by a ... Read more...

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Pakistan determined to win Azlan Shah Cup, says Imran


May 1st, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 1 (IANS) Pakistan'a new hockey captain Muhammad Imran said the team was determined to win the Azlan Shah Cup to be played in the Malaysian city of Ipoh ... Read more...

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‘PHF negating 2012 Olympics vision by selecting senior players for Azlan Shah Cup’


April 30th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 30(ANI): The Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) is negating its own stance and vision for the 2012 Olympics by retaining the senior players who are "at the twilight of their careers," ... Read more...

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Pakistani hockey players could face action for ties with WSH


April 24th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, April 24 (IANS) Three senior Pakistani hockey players could face the axe from next month's Sultan Azlan Shah Cup because of their apparent association with an unsanctioned league in ... Read more...

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ICC announces squads for World Cricket League Division 7 in Botswana


April 17th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Apr 17(ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced the 14-man squads for the six teams - Nigeria, Japan, Norway, Germany, Kuwait and Botswana - participating in the World Cricket League ... Read more...

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Pak terms Gilani-Manmohan meeting as ‘new opening’ for resolution of disputes


April 1st, 2011 - 11:51 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 1(ANI): The Pakistan Government has termed the Mohali meeting between Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani and his Indian counterpart Dr Manmohan Singh as a new opening for both countries ... Read more...

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Militant in Sopore sisters’ murder gunned down


March 13th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 13 (IANS) Police Sunday claimed to have killed a militant involved in the gruesome murder of two sisters in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore town in January.A statement issued ... Read more...

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Sopore encounter ends, two militants shot dead


March 13th, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Mar.13 (ANI): The encounter in Sopore, which began yesterday, has come to an end as the second militant has been shot dead.The killed militant is Waseem Ganai , who was allegedly ... Read more...

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Pak Supreme Court terms govt’s summary on FIA chief as ‘classified joke of the year’


March 12th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 12(ANI): Pakistan's Supreme Court has described the secret summary of the government pertaining to Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Director General Waseem Ahmed as the 'classified joke of the year', and ... Read more...

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Two US law experts meet Davis, discuss legal issues in double murder case


March 6th, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 6(ANI): The US government has reportedly assigned two American legal experts to defend double murder-accused CIA contractor Raymond Davis, who is being tried in an additional district and sessions court ... Read more...

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CBI raids Prasar Bharati CEO’s office, residence (Lead)


March 4th, 2011 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) The CBI Friday raided the offices and residences of suspended Prasar Bharati chief executive officer (CEO) B.S. Lalli and Waseem Ahmed Dehlvi of Zoom Communications ... Read more...

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Not “a single piece of evidence” found against Qadir Gilani in Haj scam: FIA Chief


February 22nd, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 22 (ANI): Federal Investigation Agency's (FIA) Director General Waseem Ahmed has claimed that his department has not found "a single piece of evidence" against Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza ... Read more...

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Jamia to showcase curatorial practices in India


February 18th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) "Transformation," an art exhibition curated by the students of Jamia Millia Islamia at the M.F Husain art gallery, will showcase the history of curatorial practices in India, ... Read more...

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Benazir killing: Malik in dark about Musharraf being named accused


February 8th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 8 (IANS) Pakistan's Interior Minister Rehman Malik did not know that former president Pervez Musharraf was to be included in the list of accused in the Benazir Bhutto assassination ... Read more...

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Wife of Pak man shot by American diplomat in Lahore commits suicide


February 7th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 7(ANI): The wife of one of the two men gunned down by US diplomat Raymond Davis in Lahore last month, has committed suicide by eating rat poison.According to the ... Read more...

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Benazir Bhutto’s BlackBerry phones found


February 4th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 4 (IANS) Investigators probing the assassination of former Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto said they have found two BlackBerry mobile phones belonging to the slain leader.Pakistan's Federal Investigation Agency ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s apex court orders arrest of top cop


January 25th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 25 (IANS) Pakistan's Supreme Court Tuesday ordered the arrest of the director general of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) after he was alleged to have protected an accused in ... Read more...

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PML-N hints at legal action against MQM members for “bad-mouthing” its leadership


January 2nd, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 2(ANI): The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz is contemplating legal action against the Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) parliamentarians, who were involved in "bad-mouthing and using unparliamentary language" against the PML-N leadership.On ... Read more...

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PML-N, MQM tear each other apart with no-holds barred remarks


December 30th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 30 (ANI): The war of words between the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) has intensified with leaders of both parties launching personal attacks against ... Read more...

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Pak National Assembly wants APC on ’sovereignty infringing’ drone attacks in country


December 29th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 29 (ANI): Pakistan's National Assembly members have demanded an all-parties conference (APC) to discuss the increasing number of drone attacks in the Tribal Areas by US forces, terming them an ... Read more...

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