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PAKISTAN MFN status to India delayed

Pakistan’s top diplomatic authorities have decided to temporarily shelve the proposal to grant India the most favoured nation (MFN) trade status. The decision came after a hostile reaction from political parties to the proposal. “We should not expect an immediate … Continue reading

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Collateral damage: PTI supporters stage rally against drone strikes

Street politics, with the single objective of a change in government, is gaining currency which the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) capitalised on along with anti-US sentiments by making drone strikes in tribal areas the focal point of its anti-government rally in … Continue reading

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Pakistan military denies BBC report on Taliban links

 Pakistan’s military strongly denied Thursday a BBC report that alleged the Pakistani military, along with its intelligence arm, supplied and protected the Afghan Taliban and al Qaeda. A number of middle-ranking Taliban commanders detailed what they said was extensive Pakistani support in … Continue reading

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Rs50b corruption in rental power projects: Faisal Saleh Hayat

The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the government for details of all rental power projects and the details of what the public is being charged for electricity production. During case proceedings today, Chief justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry sought … Continue reading

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Taj Haider, Memon appear before SC: it just to call court verdict shameful, says CJP

Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry has said if it is correct to describe court decision shameful. CJP gave these remarks while presiding over a 3 members bench  of SC during the course of hearing of contempt of court … Continue reading

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Joint patrolling of Police and Rangers increased in Islamabad

                Islamabad Police has been instructed to ensure effective and thorough checking at all police check points particularly at entry and exits points of the federal capital. Federal Minister for Interior, Senator A. … Continue reading

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PPP not afraid of any deadline, says Firdous

Federal Information Minister, Firdous Ashiq Awan Wednesday emphasized that PPP is not afraid of any deadlines and pledged government will equivocally retaliate to every attempt of betrayal. While talking to media outside the parliament house here in Islamabad, she said … Continue reading

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