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KP Govt Call Rangers For Accountability Rather Than Security: CM Khattak

NOWSHERA: Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Pervez Khattak showed satisfaction with regard to KP police and said that he has called in Rangers for accountability rather than security. Addressing a ceremony of passing out parade of Elite Force batch in Nowshera, KP CM said that …

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Pakistan Allows Cricket Team To Play World T20 In India

LAHORE: After evaluating security arrangements, the government has allowed Pakistan cricket team to participate in the matches of ICC World T20, scheduled in various venues in India. Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) had sought permission from the government for playing World T20 matches in India. Interior …

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The state and justice

By Zahid Hussain EVENTS over the past week have laid bare the predicament of a divided nation. While the execution of Mumtaz Qadri signifies the assertion of state authority, the glorification of a convicted murderer exposes the ugly face of religious extremism that is so …

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World T20: Pakistan may face difficulty in Dharamshala, Interior Ministry presents report to PM

ISLAMABAD-UNS- – Federal Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar on Wednesday has presented security team’s report to Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif regarding safety arrangements in India for World Twenty20 tie due on March 19. The report said that the national team can face difficulties at Dharamshala …

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ISPR releases fresh pictures of Shahbaz Taseer

RAWALPINDI -UNS :After confirmation of released of Shahbaz Taseer the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Tuesday night released pictures of Shahbaz Taseer, son of slain Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer who was recovered earlier today. “Latest pics (pictures) of Mr Shahbaz Taseer taken at Quetta, 9:30 …

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Kidnapped Shahbaz Taseer recovered

QUETTA -UNS : Shahbaz Taseer, son of slain Punjab governor Salmaan Taseer, has been recovered after over four years of his abduction. Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan and Inter Services Public Relations confirmed the recovery of Shahbaz from Kuchlak, on outskirts of Quetta. Aitzaz …

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Kashmir cannot be precondition for Indo-Pak talks: British FS

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD: Visiting British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond on Tuesday said the issue of Jammu and Kashmir should not be a pre-condition for resumption of India-Pakistan dialogue and urged both countries not to provide space to non-state actors, militants and terrorists to derail …

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PCB announces final squad for World T20

LAHORE -UNS – Chairman of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Shaharyar Mohammad Khan on Monday has approved the 15 member squad on the recommendation of National Selection Committee headed by Mr. Haroon Rashid for the upcoming ICC World Twenty20 2016. A meeting was held between Chairman …

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World T20: Pakistan security team arrives in India

LAHORE -UNS – Pakistan Cricket Board on Monday has sent a security team to India to survey the situation on the ground before the country’s cricket squad travels to play against their arch-rival during an upcoming India-Pakistan World T20 tie. The teams are set to …

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Pakistan should not play at Dharamsala T20, advises Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD -UNS : Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan Sunday said that Pakistan cricket team should not play against India in the upcoming ICC World T20 in Himachal Pradesh state after the Chief Minister’s hatful statements. Pakistan are scheduled to play arch-rivals India at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket …

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