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    IMF to release 2nd tranche of $6b Pakistan loan

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:00am on November 13, 2019

    Pakistan’s fiscal deficits are narrowing, the IMF said on Friday as it announced it would release the second tranche of its $6 billion financial assistance...

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    Egypt’s transport start-up targets Bangladesh, PH after Pak launch

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:00am on November 12, 2019

    Swvl, an Egyptian start-up with an app to book bus tickets, plans to launch operations in the Philippines, Indonesia and Bangladesh by the end of...

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    Pakistani traders strike over steps to boost taxes as urged by IMF

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:00am on October 30, 2019

    Markets and many businesses closed across Pakistan on Tuesday for a strike to protest against government measures aimed at meeting IMF demands to boost tax...

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    William, Kate meet Imran Khan

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:00am on October 16, 2019

    Britain’s prince William and his wife Kate on Tuesday met Pakistan’s prime minister Imran Khan, a former international cricket star who the prince played cricket...

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    Pakistan summons Indian diplomat

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:38am on October 01, 2019

    Pakistan’s government on Monday summoned India’s top diplomat in the country over accusations of deadly shelling by India in its portion of the disputed region...

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    Pakistani plan for media courts sparks fears for press freedom

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:00am on September 19, 2019

    Pakistani government plans to launch specialist media courts sparked a furious backlash on Wednesday from media and rights advocates who said the move was an...

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    Pakistan hopes to meet fiscal deficit target set by IMF: finance chief

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:00am on September 17, 2019

    Pakistan is edging towards macro-economic stability after putting in place tough measures to meet a fiscal deficit target set by the International Monetary Fund as...

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    Pakistan summons Afghan, Indian diplomats

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 05:43pm on September 15, 2019

    Pakistan has summoned diplomats from Afghanistan and India after several shooting incidents along two different borders killed four Pakistani soldiers and a civilian woman...

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    Kashmir crackdown will spur global Muslim extremism: Pak PM

    Reuters . Islamabad/ Muzaffarabad | Updated at 12:17am on September 14, 2019

    India’s crackdown on protests and dissent in Kashmir will drive more of the world’s Muslims into extremism, Pakistani prime minister Imran Khan said during a...

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    Pakistan vows ‘fullest possible response’ to India over Kashmir

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 04:11pm on September 06, 2019

    Pakistan will make the fullest possible response to India’s actions in disputed Kashmir and the global community would be responsible for any ‘catastrophic’ aftermath, Imran...