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Greeky English!

WE all love a bit of mythology, don’t we? Especially Greek Mythology. Nobody can forget Medusa, the monster with... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:01am

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Greeky English!

WE all love a bit of mythology, don’t we? Especially Greek Mythology. Nobody can forget Medusa, the monster with... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:01am

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Historic facts this weekTHE weekly section “Historic facts this week,” is one of the best efforts of Young World... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:01am

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Historic facts this weekTHE weekly section “Historic facts this week,” is one of the best efforts of Young World... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:01am

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Poets Croner

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Story time: Adil’s punishment

ADIL and Danial were in the same class and in the same school. Besides that, there was nothing else common between... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:01am

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Story time: Adil’s punishment

ADIL and Danial were in the same class and in the same school. Besides that, there was nothing else common between... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:01am

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CAT TALES: Stressed out

Prepare your kitty for separation before you plan your holiday!I AM hiding under the table. When she comes to get ... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:01am

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CAT TALES: Stressed out

Prepare your kitty for separation before you plan your holiday!I AM hiding under the table. When she comes to get ... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:01am

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The weekly weird

World’s largest aquatic insect discoveredIT can’t get scarier than this — a bug large enough to cover your... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:01am

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The weekly weird

World’s largest aquatic insect discoveredIT can’t get scarier than this — a bug large enough to cover your... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:01am

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Historic facts this week

Columbus sets sailAugust 3, 1492ON this day, from the Spanish port of Palos, Italian explorer Christopher Columbus... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:01am

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Historic facts this week

Columbus sets sailAugust 3, 1492ON this day, from the Spanish port of Palos, Italian explorer Christopher Columbus... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:01am

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Police doctor’s house burgled

ISLAMABAD: The house of a police doctor situated inside Sihala police training college has been burgled.Dr Javed... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:00am

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600 outlaws hauled up in one week

PESHAWAR: The law-enforcement agencies have arrested around 600 outlaws in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa during the last one... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:00am

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Peace body member hurt in Bajaur blast

KHAR: A member of a local peace committee was wounded in a roadside explosion in Malakana area of Salarzai tehsil on... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:00am

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Lower Dir short of petrol, diesel

TIMERGARA: Transporters and commuters on Friday suffered due to non-availability of fuel at filling stations in... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:00am

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Insecurity makes families flee Jamrud

LANDI KOTAL: Scores of Kukikhel families have fled homes in Jamrud fearing militant attacks and the subsequent... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:00am

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Army to be visible soon in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: Army troops would soon be guarding sensitive buildings in Islamabad, and patrolling the streets later, as... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:00am

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Woman kills husband and two relatives

SWABI: A man along with two members of family was killed by his estranged wife in Kalu Khan area here late on... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:00am

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Imran lacks political acumen, says Fazl

DERA ISMAIL KHAN: JUI-F chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman on Friday said PTI leader Imran Khan neither had political ... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:00am

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15 outlaws arrested

ISLAMABAD: The capital police on Friday claimed to have arrested 15 outlaws and recovered stolen items and weapons... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:00am

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Man kills wife over domestic dispute

TAXILA: A man allegedly shot dead his wife over a domestic dispute in Model Town in Wah Saddar police area on... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:00am

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Doctor’s house burgled

ISLAMABAD: The house of a doctor in the Sihala police training college was burgled.Dr Javed Ahmed Qazi and his ... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:00am

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Metro events: Talk

Secretary General OIC Iyad Ameen Abdullah Madani will deliver a talk on ‘Contemporary Challenges of the Muslim... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:00am

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Army to be visible in Islamabad soon

ISLAMABAD: Army troops would soon be guarding sensitive buildings in Islamabad, and patrolling the streets later, as... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:00am

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Brigadier Niaz passes away

ISLAMABAD: Retired Brigadier Niaz Ahmed died at the age of 80 on Friday. Mr Ahmed played a very active role in... Published Aug 02, 2014 06:00am

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‘Projects to resolve power issues’

MULTAN: Multan Electric Power Company (Mepco) Chief Executive Officer Muzaffar Ali Abbasi says various projects have... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Jashn-i-Azadi festivities begin

BAHAWALPUR: Festivities of Jashn-i-Azadi began here on Friday. The day dawned with special prayers for the ... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Four die of electric shocks

KASUR: Four people died of electric shocks in Kasur and Sialkot on Friday.Two persons were electrocuted in the Nia... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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10 of a family injured in clash

KASUR: Ten members of a family were injured over a land dispute between two brothers at village Roshan Bheela in the... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Schools asked to hoist 200 flags each

SHEIKHUPURA: The government has directed each academic institute across the district to hoist 200 national flags on... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Festival

MUZAFFARGARH: A flag-hoisting ceremony was held here on Friday to inaugurate the whole month of Jashn-i-Azadi. The... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Man, son die on road

SIALKOT: Daska-based Abdul Rauf and his young son, Yasir, were killed in a road accident near Motra on Daska-Sialkot... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Smuggled arms seized

TOBA TEK SINGH: Kamalia city police recovered illegal arms from the house of a telecom company employee on Friday... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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LGH gets air-conditioning system

LAHORE: Lahore General Hospital has installed a central air-conditioning system in the phase-II multistory building... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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DIG finds police ‘down and out’

LAHORE: The operations police chief, during two crime control meetings with the officers of four police divisions on... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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JuD urges Muslim nations to help Gaza

LAHORE: The Jamaatud Dawa (JuD) has announced launching a countrywide movement to press the international community... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Pre-Ramazan flour prices return

LAHORE: With the expiry of Ramazan (subsidy) package, the flour prices have returned to pre-fasting month level of... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Five robberies, Rs5m taken away

LAHORE: Gunmen struck five times in Lahore on Friday, taking away cash and valuables all worth Rs5 million. Four... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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PTI plans worker conventions

LAHORE: The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) plans workers’ conventions in Lahore, Talagang and Chakwal on Monday ... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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CDGL launches I-Day celebrations

LAHORE: On the directive of the government to celebrate the Independence Day throughout the month of August, the ... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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PPP asks govt to withdraw army

LAHORE: The Pakistan People's Party has asked the government to immediately withdraw Article 245 because the... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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PPP cancels Eid Milan parties

KARACHI: The Pakistan Peoples Party’s Sindh chapter has cancelled all Eid Milan parties throughout Sindh to mourn... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Sabih Mohsin passes away

KARACHI: Syed Sabih Mohsin, former director programme of Radio Pakistan, passed away on Friday. He was 80. He is... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Protests in Mirpurkhas, Sanghar

MIRPURKHAS/SAN­GHAR: Scores of protesters took part in a rally organised by the local chapter of the Hindu ... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Govt urged to hold LG polls

SHIKARPUR: Leader of Opposition in Sindh Assembly Shaharyar Khan Mahar has advised Sindh government to announce... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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No more adventures, JI tells army

HYDERABAD: Jamaat-i-Islami secretary-general Lia­q­uat Baloch has said that Pakistan cannot afford another ... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Stories of hope and heroism

The main crux of the book is spiritual enlightenment and igniting one’s spirit to live a life, beneficial to others. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Stories of hope and heroism

The main crux of the book is spiritual enlightenment and igniting one’s spirit to live a life, beneficial to others. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Stories of hope and heroism

The main crux of the book is spiritual enlightenment and igniting one’s spirit to live a life, beneficial to others. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Eight held for bathing in sea

KARACHI: Eight people were arrested on Friday for violating a ban on bathing in the sea.A statement issued by the... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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20 locomotives arrive from China

Five of the 20 locomotives arrived on Friday were of 3,000 horsepower and the remaining 15 are of 2,000 horsepower. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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20 locomotives arrive from China

Five of the 20 locomotives arrived on Friday were of 3,000 horsepower and the remaining 15 are of 2,000 horsepower. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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20 locomotives arrive from China

Five of the 20 locomotives arrived on Friday were of 3,000 horsepower and the remaining 15 are of 2,000 horsepower. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Outage as KE system breaks down, again

This happened at around 4am, most of grids were brought back immediately. After 7am everything was restored, KE claimed. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Outage as KE system breaks down, again

This happened at around 4am, most of grids were brought back immediately. After 7am everything was restored, KE claimed. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Outage as KE system breaks down, again

This happened at around 4am, most of grids were brought back immediately. After 7am everything was restored, KE claimed. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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From leftist hero to multimillionaire

The leftwing hero of the Cultural Revolution — who protested as a student against ‘capitalist’ exams — has... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Lawmaker shot dead in Mogadishu

MOGADISHU: Somali gunmen shot dead a lawmaker in Mogadishu on Friday as he left prayers at mosque, police and... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Nine militants shot dead in Xinjiang

BEIJING: Nine militants were shot dead and one captured in China’s restive far-western region of Xinjiang on... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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U-17 team to begin England tour on 12th

KARACHI: Pakistan’s U-17 cricket team will be playing three one-dayers and a three-day match during their tour to... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Misbah seventh in ICC Test rankings

Pakistan skipper Misbahul Haq is ranked 7th with 824 rating points in the latest ICC player rankings for Test batsmen. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Misbah seventh in ICC Test rankings

Pakistan skipper Misbahul Haq is ranked 7th with 824 rating points in the latest ICC player rankings for Test batsmen. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Test squad leaves for Colombo today

KARACHI: The Misbah-ul-Haq-led Pakistan Test squad leaves for Colombo on Saturday to play a two-match series against... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Sialkot exports rise by record 17.1pc

The advanced export-related facilities and rapid clearance of consignments have helped the city’s exports to increase. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Sialkot exports rise by record 17.1pc

The advanced export-related facilities and rapid clearance of consignments have helped the city’s exports to increase. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Weekly inflation rises 1.4pc

Weekly inflation for combined income group increased by 1.38pc for the week ending on July 28 compared to previous week. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Weekly inflation rises 1.4pc

Weekly inflation for combined income group increased by 1.38pc for the week ending on July 28 compared to previous week. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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India says WTO deal still not dead

Several member states of WTO voiced frustration after India’s demands for concessions on agricultural stockpiling. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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India says WTO deal still not dead

Several member states of WTO voiced frustration after India’s demands for concessions on agricultural stockpiling. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Sindh collects Rs6bn from stamp duty

The Sindh government collected Rs6bn from stamp duty during the previous fiscal year compared to Rs4.6bn a year ago. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Sindh collects Rs6bn from stamp duty

The Sindh government collected Rs6bn from stamp duty during the previous fiscal year compared to Rs4.6bn a year ago. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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World Bank to revise social framework

The World Bank has decided to revise its ‘Environmental and Social Framework’ to transform it into a new strategy. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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World Bank to revise social framework

The World Bank has decided to revise its ‘Environmental and Social Framework’ to transform it into a new strategy. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Pak Suzuki gets order for 50,000 cabs

The Punjab government will acquire vehicles from local assemblers which will be used as taxi in rural areas. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Pak Suzuki gets order for 50,000 cabs

The Punjab government will acquire vehicles from local assemblers which will be used as taxi in rural areas. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:59am

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Two PPP workers gunned down in Karachi

KARACHI: Two PPP activists were shot dead in Orangi Town on Friday night.Wazir Ali and Ghulam Nabi were sitting at a... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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Woman among three killed in Panjgur

GWADAR: A man, his wife and relative were killed during a botched up kidnapping attempt in Jaen Parom area in ... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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Toll tax rates go up

While toll tax rates are enhanced on a regular basis, there has been no improvement in the condition of roads. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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Toll tax rates go up

While toll tax rates are enhanced on a regular basis, there has been no improvement in the condition of roads. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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Summoning of army criticised

Instead of strengthening the state, the new law would enhance powers of some institutions, says Sherani. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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Summoning of army criticised

Instead of strengthening the state, the new law would enhance powers of some institutions, says Sherani. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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Summoning of army criticised

Instead of strengthening the state, the new law would enhance powers of some institutions, says Sherani. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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MQM invited to join Qadri’s march

LAHORE: Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Dr Tahirul Qadri has invited the Muttahida Qaumi Movement to join its... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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MQM invited to join Qadri’s march

LAHORE: Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Dr Tahirul Qadri has invited the Muttahida Qaumi Movement to join its... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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MQM invited to join Qadri’s march

LAHORE: Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Dr Tahirul Qadri has invited the Muttahida Qaumi Movement to join its... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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PM in consultation mode to end impasse

Sharif was advised in plain language that he must do something to undo the “one-man-show” image about his rule. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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PM in consultation mode to end impasse

Sharif was advised in plain language that he must do something to undo the “one-man-show” image about his rule. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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PM in consultation mode to end impasse

Sharif was advised in plain language that he must do something to undo the “one-man-show” image about his rule. Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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Al Qaeda decimated in Fata: White House

Earnest told a news briefing that before 2001, core Al Qaeda was operating in “a virtual vacuum” in the tribal areas۔ Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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Al Qaeda decimated in Fata: White House

Earnest told a news briefing that before 2001, core Al Qaeda was operating in “a virtual vacuum” in the tribal areas۔ Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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Al Qaeda decimated in Fata: White House

Earnest told a news briefing that before 2001, core Al Qaeda was operating in “a virtual vacuum” in the tribal areas۔ Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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Al Qaeda decimated in Fata: White House

Earnest told a news briefing that before 2001, core Al Qaeda was operating in “a virtual vacuum” in the tribal areas۔ Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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Soldier killed in cross-border attack

KHAR: A soldier was killed when rockets fired from Afghanistan hit a border post in Bajaur Agency on Friday evening.... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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DUHS: students’ fee

DOW University of Health Sciences claims to have more than 30 institutes under its administration and five fully... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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Water shortage

I LIVE in Defence Housing Authority on Khayaban-i-Muhafiz, Phase -VI for the last 18 years. Before the water ... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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100 eyes for an eye

I START this letter with an explanation and end with an appeal. I am not an anti-Semite, and can’t be one as... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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Brutal Israel

YOUR editorial regarding Israel’s brutalities (Aug 1) makes a lot of sense. Bombing a UN school, where many ... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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Attack on Ahmadis

THIS is apropos your editorial ‘Attack on Ahmadis’ (July 29). Brutal and inhuman incidents against the Ahmadis... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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Need for solidarity

AT this critical stage Pakistan is in dire need of unity. Unfortunately, some of our politicians are adding fuel ... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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Warring politicians

AFTER participating in the elections, taking oath in parliament as MNA and forming government in KP, Imran Khan now... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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Allama Mashriqi & Dr Tahirul Qadri

INDIAN soldiers stationed at Meerut cantonment serving the East India Company revolted against British Raj on May ... Published Aug 02, 2014 05:58am

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Obama and Obamacare

While the decision of the House of Representatives to sue President Obama may be unprecedented, it is hardly surprising. Updated Aug 02, 2014 02:13am

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‘Case closed’

While eliminating extremists’ sanctuaries in Fata is vital, the effort to uproot terrorism cannot fully succeed. Updated Aug 02, 2014 02:06am

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Losing power

Despite a year of talk, the facts remain the same. Losses in the power sector are at the same level they were last year. Updated Aug 02, 2014 01:59am

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Who’ll save the day?

It is pointless for now to examine what ails the Muslim world, but it is worthwhile keeping Pakistan in our sights. Updated Aug 02, 2014 01:50am

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A study in bronze

Shahid Sajjad’s work would have stood out for its originality anywhere in the world. Published Aug 02, 2014 01:20am

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The Chinese way

China has just begun to articulate its concept of a new global order. Published Aug 02, 2014 01:20am

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Securing Karachi

The ongoing operation should be an eye-opener because the outcome so far has been dismal. Published Aug 02, 2014 01:20am