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Military Court: COAS Raheel confirms death sentences of 12 militants

The News Teller - ‎5 hours ago‎
RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif confirmed the death sentence of 12 militants tired by special military court, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) revealed.
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Spinal cord pain: Musharraf discharged from hospital after checkup

The Express Tribune - ‎35 minutes ago‎
KARACHI: Former president Pervez Musharraf was rushed to the PNS Shifa Hospital with sudden pain in his spinal cord Thursday evening.
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Saudi Arabia teacher 'kills six colleagues' in Jazan

The Nation - ‎1 hour ago‎
A teacher has opened fire at an education department office in Saudi Arabia's southern Jazan province, killing six colleagues, officials have said.
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U.S. Stocks Join Global Slide as Financial Shares Lead Selloff

Bloomberg - ‎1 hour ago‎
U.S. stocks fell, with the Standard & Poor's 500 Index remaining near a 22-month low, as investors shunned risk worldwide amid concern that central-bank efforts to support growth are losing their potency.
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North Korea says to freeze assets of South Korean firms at Kaesong

Channel News Asia - ‎7 hours ago‎
North Korea said it was kicking out all South Koreans from the jointly run Kaesong industrial zone on Thursday and freezing the assets of companies operating there, calling the South's move to suspend operations a "declaration of war".
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At least 52 dead in Mexico prison riot

The Express Tribune - ‎52 minutes ago‎
Relatives of inmates gather outside the Topo Chico prison in the northern city of Monterrey in Mexico where according to local media at least 52 people died in a prison riot on February 11, 2016.
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NATO Will Send Ships to Aegean Sea to Deter Human Trafficking

New York Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
BRUSSELS - NATO will deploy ships to the Aegean Sea in an attempt to stop smugglers moving migrants from Turkey to Greece, the military alliance's secretary general said on Thursday.
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UN rights expert accuses Israel of excessive force against Palestinians

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Israel, backed by its ally the United States, accuses the Geneva-based Human Rights Council of bias against it. palestinian protester.
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Nigeria Vexed by Boko Haram's Use of Women as Suicide Bombers

New York Times - ‎17 minutes ago‎
DAKAR, Senegal - Of all the mysteries surrounding Boko Haram, the marauding militant jihadist group that has terrorized Nigeria and its neighbors, the use of women and girls as suicide bombers is among the most vexing.
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Dialogue only solution to outstanding Pakistan-India issues: FO

The Nation - ‎4 hours ago‎
ISLAMABAD: Foreign Office spokesman Nafees Zakaria on Thursday said dialogue is the only way to resolve all the outstanding issues with India adding that no date has yet been fixed for Foreign Secretaries level talks between India and Pakistan.
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US defence Intelligence chief lauds Zarb-e-Azb

The Nation - ‎3 hours ago‎
WASHINGTON: US Defence Intelligence Agency Director, Vincent Stewart has termed the ongoing military operation Zarb-e-Azb and the targeted operation in Karachi 'successful' in reducing violence in Pakistan.
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Govt will bring PIA at par with Qatar Airways, says PM Nawaz

The Express Tribune - ‎6 hours ago‎
PM Nawaz Sharif being received by Prime Minister of Qatar Sheikh Abdullah Bin Nasir Bin Khalifa Al-Thani at Hamad International Airport, Doha on February 10, 2016.
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Mamnoon, Maxima optimist about Pakistan's bright future

Daily Times - ‎53 minutes ago‎
ISLAMABAD - President Mamnoon Hussain and UN Secretary General's Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development Queen Maxima of the Netherlands on Thursday expressed optimism that Pakistan's future was bright with the country heading ...

South Korean stocks in biggest fall in 3-1/2 years, won eases

Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog) - ‎2 hours ago‎
image SEOUL: Seoul shares suffered its biggest fall in more than 3-1/2 years on Thursday as risk-averse investors raced to safe-haven assets after comments from US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen raised bets the Fed may face difficulty hiking rates ...
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Imported LNG from Qatar to be sufficient till 2031

Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog) - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
image ISLAMABAD: Minister for Petroleum Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that import of 3.75 tons LNG annually from Qatar would be sufficient for 20 per cent needs of the country and would be first used for reviving closed power plants of this energy ...

ECB's Nowotny says inflation could turn negative in first half of 2016

Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog) - ‎3 hours ago‎
image BRUSSELS: Euro area inflation could dip into negative territory in the first half of 2016 but the threat of entrenched deflation has been averted and prices will rise in the second half, European Central Bank Governing Council member Ewald ...
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Pakistani workers remittances rise 6% in 7 months

The News International - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
KARACHI: Overseas Pakistani workers remitted 11.2 billion dollars in the first seven months (July - January) of FY 2015-16, showing a growth of 6 percent compared to 10.566 billion received during the same period in the preceding year.
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Seems Like It's Safe to Assume that Every Xbox One Exclusive Will Come to PC

SegmentNext - ‎1 hour ago‎
After months of speculations, Remedy finally confirmed that previously known-as-an-Xbox-exclusive Quantum Break will also launch on Windows 10 in April 2016.
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Latest Xbox One Preview Program Update Is Now Live

Attack of the Fanboy - ‎5 hours ago‎
Xbox One owners are treated fairly often to new system updates that provide new features, though some less useful than others. In addition, they have what is known as the Xbox One Preview Program, that allows Xbox One owners to try out much smaller ...
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LIVE: Islamabad lose five against Quetta

The Express Tribune - ‎5 minutes ago‎
Islamabad United take on Quetta Gladiators today in the eleventh match of the inaugural Pakistan Super League (PSL) at Sharjah. Islamabad beat Lahore Qalandars easily yesterday by eight wickets while chasing a 167-run target.
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2016 PSL: Peshawar beat Karachi by three runs in nail-biter

The Express Tribune - ‎1 hour ago‎
Peshawar Zalmi beat Karachi Kings by three runs on Thursday in the tenth match of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) at Sharjah. In their 183-run chase, Karachi were five down for just 48 runs when Ravi Bopara walked in.
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Clouds Of Uncertainty Hang Over WorldT20 In India

Geo News, Pakistan - ‎2 hours ago‎
NEW DELHI: Storm clouds were gathering Thursday over cricket's World T20, with organisers still to release tickets or confirm the venues, less than a month before the tournament begins in India.
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Maratib, Maaz grab two wushu golds for Pakistan in SAG

The Nation - ‎15 hours ago‎
ISLAMABAD - It was a great day for Pakistan, as Syed Maratib Ali Shah and Maaz Khan won gold medals for Pakistan in wushu in the 12th South Asian Games in Guwati on Wednesday.
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Pakistan bans Sonam Kapoor's 'Neerja'

Daily Pakistan - ‎6 hours ago‎
LAHORE (Web Desk) - Pakistan has reportedly banned Sonam Kapoor's 'Neerja' that is based on real incidents during the hijacking of the Pan Am Flight 73 at the Karachi airport in 1986.

7 things you need to know before watching Man Mayal's episode 4

The Nation - ‎7 hours ago‎
The new Hum TV drama is the talk of the town. The simplicity with which it's filmed is awe-inspiring. I for one, love the OST by Quratulain Baloch.
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'A Case of Exploding Mangoes' set to be adapted into film

The Nation - ‎5 hours ago‎
After debuting as a Kuwaiti damsel in distress in the Akshay Kumar-starrer Airlift, Brit actress Feryna Wazheir is gearing up for an international film alongside Irrfan Khan.
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Improvements in healthcare : 42 mobile units formed for Tharparkar children

Daily Times - ‎15 hours ago‎
KARACHI: Sindh Health Minister Jam Mehtab Dahar said that 42 mobile medical units had been formed for Tharparkar to provide healthcare, specifically for children less than five years old.
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Zika Virus Outbreak Updates: USOC Hires Infectious Disease Specialists

ABC News - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Zika virus outbreak continues to spread throughout the Western Hemisphere and concerns are growing for pregnant women because the mosquito-borne virus has been linked with a serious birth defect called microcephaly, characterized by an ...

H1N1 claims 33 lives across Pakistan this year: NIH

The News International - ‎57 minutes ago‎
ISLAMABAD: As many as 33 persons have died from seasonal influenza A(H1N1) this year across the country. Twenty five persons have died in Punjab six in Islamabad and two in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, according to an update issued by Dr Salman, an official ...
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Lahore's Children Hospital to perform first ever bone marrow transplant in July

The Express Tribune - ‎9 hours ago‎
Prof Dr Tahir Shamsi will coordinate with the institute's management to finalise the arrangements for the first ever bone marrow transplantation in the Punjab as Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has sought his assistance in establishing a bone ...
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Physicists Detect Gravitational Waves From Violent Black-Hole Merger

NDTV - ‎12 minutes ago‎
An employee working on a mirror of the entrance telescope of the interferometer Virgo detector in Pisa. (AFP Photo). Scientists announced Thursday that, after decades of effort, they have succeeded in detecting gravitational waves from the violent ...

The US Military Has Created Pizza That Stays Edible for Three Years

Munchies_ Food by VICE - ‎1 hour ago‎
If you're putting your life on the line to defend the most powerful military nation on Earth, then you should be entitled, whenever possible, to enjoy the same basic rights as those back home.
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CSIRO chief defends cuts, promising to keep 'vital' climate capability

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎8 hours ago‎
CSIRO executives informed a key manager of cuts of at least half his climate research staff just days before revealing the sharp reduction to the rest of the organisation, questioning in Senate estimates has revealed.
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Climate Change Is Making Your Transatlantic Flight Even Longer

Fortune - ‎2 hours ago‎
Every second counts. As if there weren't already enough reasons to fight climate change, here's another: It's making transatlantic flights longer.
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