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Quetta violence threatens CPEC

QUETTA, Pakistan/ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Two suicide bombers stormed a packed Christian church in southwestern Pakistan on December 17, killing at least nine people and wounding up to 56. Violence in Baluchistan has fueled concern about security for projects in the … Continue reading

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Bilawal Bhutto on Nawaz Sharif: no comment

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, the Leader of the centre-left Pakistan Peoples Party.“ I am neither a lawyer nor a judge that’s why I am not commenting it whether PM Nawaz Sharif was disqualified by SC on strong or weak ground” he … Continue reading

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Pakistan not Russia…Pakistan not an ally?

  The Trump administration may withhold at least some assistance to Pakistan.The potential U.S. pivot to a more assertive approach would be sharply different than the approach taken at the start of the Obama administration, when U.S. officials sought to … Continue reading

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Raja Parvez Asharaf has been elected as the 25th Prime Minister of Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) candidate Raja Parvez Asharaf has been elected as the 25th Prime Minister of Pakistan.Following the Supreme Court’s dismissal of the PPP’s Yousuf Raza Gilani as premier and the issuance of arrest warrants for their … Continue reading

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North Waziristan – Army nixes anti-taliban drive

Given the general reading into the recent American visits to Islamabad, the military wants to reaffirm the ‘national consensus’ on not operating against the terrorists in North Waziristan on the bidding of the US. Earlier, a separate statement from the … Continue reading

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