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    Over 100 dead in Pakistan bomb, gun attacks

    QUETTA/ISLAMABAD (PAN): More  than 100 people, including security personnel and a  journalist, were killed and over 200 others wounded in a string of bomb and gun attacks in three main cities of Pakistan on Thursday, officials said.


    Islamabad orders end to refugees’ harassment

    ISLAMABAD (PAN): The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has been directed to ensure an end to the harassment of Afghan refugees with valid residency documents, Pakistan’s federal authorities said on Thu

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    North Waziristan drone strike leaves 4 dead

    ISLAMABAD (PAN): Four suspected militants were killed and three others injured in a new US drone strike in Pakistan’s North Waziristan tribal region near the Afghanistan border on Thursday.

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    7 dead in Waziristan drone strikes

    ISLAMABAD (PAN): Seven suspected militants were killed in fresh US drone attacks in Pakistan’s troubled North Waziristan tribal region near the Afghanistan border, an official said on Tuesday.

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    17 killed in Waziristan drone strikes

     ISLAMABAD: Seventeen suspected militants were killed in fresh US drone strikes in South and North Waziristan tribal regions near the Afghanistan border on Sunday, a private TV channel reported.

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    Qazi Hussain Ahmad laid to rest

    ISLAMABAD (PAN): Former Jamaat-i-Islami leader Qazi Hussain Ahmad, who died of a heart attack at the age of 74 years, was laid to rest in northwestern Pakistan on Sunday.

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    Main anti-US Taliban leader killed in Waziristan

     ISLAMABAD (PAN): Mullah Nazir, the main Pakistani Taliban commander in the south Waziristan, was among 10 people killed in a serial US drone strikes near the Afghan border, an official said on Thursday.

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    17 Pakistani rebels killed near Afghan border

    ISLAMABAD (PAN): Seventeen Taliban fighters have been killed in two separate incidents of violence in northwest Pakistan, government officials said on Monday.

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    Senior minister among 8 killed in Peshawar blast

    ISLAMABAD (PAN): Eight people, including a senior minister, were killed in a suicide attack on a rally in Peshawar, the capital of Pakistan’s northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, on Saturday evening, officials said.

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    8 injured in Quetta bombing

    ISLAMABAD (PAN): Eight people were wounded in a bomb explosion in Pakistan’s southwestern Balochistan province, bordering Afghanistan, on Friday, local media reported.