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Pakistan army chief hoists largest flag in Wagah Border

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 09:44

Islamabad, Aug 14 (IANS) Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General QamarJaved Bajwa hoisted the largest national flag at Wagah Border on the eve of the country's 70th independence anniversary, the media reported on Monday.

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India issues demarche to Pakistan over death of soldier

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 23:34

New Delhi, Aug 9, India on Wednesday summoned a senior official of the Pakistan High Commission and issued a demarche over the death of an Indian soldier in a ceasefire violation along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir.

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Pakistan opposition chooses Sheikh Rashid as PM candidate

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 22:26

Islamabad, July 29, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Imran Khan said on Saturday that his party had chosen Awami Muslim League leader Sheikh Rashid to be the oppositions joint candidate for the Prime Ministers slot that fall vacant on Friday.

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New Pakistan interm PM is Nawaz Sharif's confidante

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 19:24

New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) He refused to testify against the now-ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in 1999 after General Musharraf staged a coup, landing himself in a military jail.

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Panamagate JIT recommends reopening 15 cases against Sharif

Sun, 07/16/2017 - 11:04

Islamabad, July 16, The Joint Investigation Team (JIT) which probed the Panama Papers case against Nawaz Sharif's family assets has recommended reopening 15 cases against the Pakistani Prime Minister, the media reported on Sunday.

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Pakistan releases 78 Indian fishermen

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 19:48

Islamabad, July 9, Pakistan released 78 Indian fishermen on Sunday as a goodwill gesture amid tensions with India over firing exchanges across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu & Kashmir in recent days, officials here said.

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