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By IndepthAfrica
In Cricket
Apr 5th, 2013
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Former captain Wasim Akram will help coach Pakistan’s pacemen at the Champions Trophy in England in June. The great all-rounder told a news conference in Lahore that he had also agreed with the Pakistan Cricket Board to hold a 10-day training camp for pacemen in Karachi along with full-time bow...
By IndepthAfrica
In World News
Sep 21st, 2012
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At least 15 people have been killed in Pakistan in clashes during protests over an anti-Muslim film. Police fired tear gas and live ammunition at thousands of demonstrators who threw rocks and set fire to buildings. Dozens were injured. Muslims also marched in at least a half-dozen other countries, w...
By IndepthAfrica
In World News
Apr 20th, 2012
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Emergency workers with flashlights searched the smouldering wreckage of a passenger jet carrying 127 people that crashed into a muddy wheat field Friday while trying to land in a violent thunderstorm at Islamabad’s main airport. The government said there appeared to be no survivors in the crash of th...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Apr 3rd, 2012
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A former Chief Intelligence Officer of the State Security Service (SSS), Bukar Tarha, yesterday testified in court that a terrorism suspect, Mallam Mohammed Ashafa, has admitted that he is linked with the Al-Qaeda terrorist group. The Prosecution Witness (PW), who testified before a Federal High Cour...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe
Jan 3rd, 2012
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Nicolas Sarkozy has been named by an investigation into an alleged party funding corruption scandal said to have led to the deaths of 11 French engineers in a Pakistan bomb attack. It is claimed Mr Sarkozy must have been aware of the establishment of a shell company suspected of diverting cash from a...
By benim
In Middle East
Sep 29th, 2011
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A 17-year-old Pakistani girl is fighting for her life and justice claiming she was kidnapped for three days and gang-raped by four men. Kainat Soomro says her life is now under threat as Pakistan tradition dictates that women who lose their virginity before they are married can be subjected to an ...
By benim
In Uncategorized
Aug 21st, 2011
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The mother-of-two shot dead on a New Jersey street earlier this week had been introduced to the woman allegedly hired by her husband to kill her. Nazish Noorani, 27, met her husband Kashif Parvaiz’s mistress during a trip to Boston, Massachusetts. Parvaiz allegedly flaunted Antoinette Stephen i...
By benim
In Asia
Nov 5th, 2010
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KARACHI, Pakistan – A small, private plane chartered to an oil company crashed near the airport in Pakistan’s largest city Friday after the pilot warned of engine trouble, killing all 22 people on board, officials said. The crash was the second in less than four months in Pakistan — the l...