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PM Nawaz Sharif and COAS Raheel Sharif to visit Afghanistan tomorrow

Advertisements ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif along with COAS Raheel Sharif will visit Afghanistan tomorrow at the invitation of Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, Radio Pakistan reported. Advertisements PM will be flanked by Adviser on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Foreign …

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CIA received ‘secret waiver’ from Obama for Pakistan drone strikes: report

President Barack Obama secretly let off the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) form holding insufficient-gathering missions in Pakistan before carrying out drone strikes in the country. As quoted in the Wall Street Journal, current and former United States (US) officials as stating President Obama framed principles for the US drone program …

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200 kg heroin found from Pakistani ship heading towards India

India found at least 200 kg of heroin from Pakistani drug smugglers aboard a boat on the Arabian sea as claimed by a defence official on Tuesday. A joint navy and coastguard operation seized the ship while being in Indian waters on Monday, apparently headed for Gujarat, Indian navy spokesman D.K. Sharma said. …

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Suicide attack kills 33, leaves 100 injured in Jalalabad, Afghanistan

LALALABAD: A suicide bomb blast in Afghanistan’s eastern city of Jalalabad caused 33 lives and leaving up to 100 injured outside a bank where government workers collect salaries. According to police chief, ‘it was a suicide attack’, and the police were investigating whether there was a second explosion after people …

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Afghan Shiites seek help from Taliban against Daesh

AFGHANISTAN: Afghan Shiites seeking protection from Afghan Taliban against Daesh (ISIS). Just before a day, Afghan Shiites of Hazara ethnic and Taliban insurgents met in eastern province of Ghazni where Afghan Shiites asked them to help against Daish. Abdul Khaliq, one of the elders and powerful leaders of the Taliban, agreed …

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Army killed 80 militants near Afghan border

Khyber Agency: It is reported that, fierce fight between Pak Army and Taliban is underway in Tirah Valley from the last few days. According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), at least 80 militants were demolished in the operation in Khyber Agency. It also told that seven soldiers also lost …

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Osama Bin Laden’s unseen photos

The Cable News Network (CNN) has revealed at least 31 photos of late Osama bin Laden along with his hideouts’ images and the areas’ where he used to be. The newly unveiled images and photos were taken while he was in Afghanistan – before and after the 9/11. These photos …

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Afghan Minister for Refugees meets PM Nawaz Sharif

ISLAMABAD: Afghan Minister for Refugees and Repatriation Syed Hussain Alimi Balkhi called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Islamabad today and discussed matters regarding repatriation of Afghan refugees to their native country. Minister of States and Frontier Regions (SAFRON) Abdul Qadir Baloch and Special Assistant of Foreign Affairs Tariq Fatemi …

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Pakistan working as mediator between Taliban and Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD: Advisor to the Prime Minister on National Security and Foreign Affairs told that Pakistan is playing its part, facilitating talks between the Afghan government and Afghan Taliban, he also told that he has no knowledge of any talks between Taliban and United States officials. On Tuesday, Sartaj Aziz was …

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Afghan Minister in Islamabad for Refugee and Terrorism talk

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Afghanistan have agreed to work together to eradicate terrorism in Pak-Afghan region, an understanding came at a meeting in Islamabad between Syed Hussain Alimi Balkhi, the Afghan Minister for Refugees and Repatriation, Khayber Pakhtoonkhwa Governor Sardar Mehtab Khan Abbasi and Chief Minister Pervez Khatak. The two sides …

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International Women’s Day: Pakistan stands 141 in Women Development Index

ISLAMABAD: Today, 8th March is celebrated as the ‘International Women’s Day’, all across the globe including Pakistan. Pakistan is ranked 141 in the list of countries in which women development takes place. According to the survey, 2 billion women all around the world are said to be “struggling” or “suffering”. …

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New Zealand bulldoze Afghanistan easily

NAPIER: New Zealand are on the top of ‘group A’, with winning all 5 of the matches played in this World Cup. ‘Black caps’ outclassed their weak opponent in every field, originating result of that as 6 wicket win. New Zealand are top on the table and have qualified for …

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Till the eradication of Militancy, the operations will continue: Gen Raheel

PESHAWAR: Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif at his visiting to the Corps Head Quarters in Peshawar on Saturday was briefed about the development made in the ongoing Zarb-e-Azb and Khyber-1 operations. #COAS visits Corps HQ Psr.Briefed in detail on security situation in KP/FATA,progress of ongoing ops ZarbeAzb in …

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Australia posts Highest World Cup total 417 against Afghanistan

PERTH: Australia has posted highest World Cup total 417 /6 against relatively weaker of the tournament Afghanistan in a Group A match . Australia after a conservative start to innings , nailed Afghanistan bowling line, David Warner and Steve Smith after early the  departure of Aaron Finch on 14, steady …

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