Monthly Archives: December 2010

MQM delegation meeting with president and PM

                The Muttahida Qaumi Movement has sought removal of Sindh Home Minister Zulfikar Mirza for accusing it of extortion and target killings in Karachi. According to sources, a five-member delegation of the party … Continue reading

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Squash legend Jansher Khan appointed head coach to PSF

Pakistan’s legendary squash player Jansher Khan, who has been appointed as head coach and advisor to Pakistan Squash Federation (PSF) President, Chief of Air Staff Rao Qamar Suleman, believes that if Pakistan wants to regain its lost glory in squash, … Continue reading

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Pakistan successfully test fires Hatf-V missile: ISPR

Pakistan on Tuesday successfully test fired a medium-range ballistic missile capable of carrying nuclear and conventional warheads, the military said. The military said in a statement that Ghauri Hatf 5, with a range of 1,300 kilometres (800 miles), could carry … Continue reading

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ICC extends deadline for Pakistan to name world cup squad

              The International Cricket Council (ICC) has extended its deadline for Pakistan to name their preliminary squad for next year’s 50 overs World Cup until Jan. 5. A Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) source told … Continue reading

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Muharram processions with tight security

  Tight security arrangements were put in place throughout various cities and towns in the country ahead of Muharram processions. govt announce two days holydays. The procession routes in Karachi have been sealed by containers and bomb disposal squad and sniffer … Continue reading

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Nawaz rules out joining anti-govt campaign

Nawaz Sharif has again offered an `olive branch` to President Asif Ali Zardari, saying he is ready to cooperate with the latter provided he implements the Charter of Democracy. The former prime minister, however, ruled out any `positive outcome` in … Continue reading

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Praising JUI-F chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman`s decision to quit the government, PML-Q president Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain on Thursday reiterated that his party would not join the government. Mr Hussain was talking to journalists during his visit to Mera Basham to … Continue reading

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