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    Imran Khan decries ‘arrogant’ India for cancelling talks

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:00am on September 23, 2018

    Pakistani prime minister Imran Khan labelled India arrogant on Saturday for cancelling what would have been the countries’ first high-level talks in years, decrying ‘small...

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    Court frees ousted PM Sharif and daughter from jail

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 05:01pm on September 19, 2018

    A Pakistani court on Wednesday ordered the release of jailed ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter, suspending the sentences they received from a...

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    Pakistan’s new govt hikes taxes, cuts spending

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:05am on September 19, 2018

    Pakistan’s new government announced cuts in planned development spending and a tax increase for higher earners on Tuesday, unveiling a mini-budget aimed at shoring up...

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    Pak economist removed from key role after Islamist backlash

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:34am on September 08, 2018

    Pakistan’s new government cancelled the appointment of a renowned Princeton economist to its Economic Advisory Council, an official said on Friday, after a strong backlash...

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    Pakistan to ban Sharif from travelling abroad

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:28am on August 21, 2018

    Pakistan will bar jailed former leader Nawaz Sharif from travelling abroad, the government said on Monday, in one of the first decisions taken by new...

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    Imran Khan elected as new Pakistan prime minister

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:05am on August 18, 2018

    Pakistani lawmakers have endorsed Imran Khan as their next prime minister, ahead of a ceremony on Saturday that should see the World Cup cricket hero...

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    US cuts military training programmes with Pakistan

    Reuters . Islamabad/Washington | Updated at 12:18am on August 11, 2018

    President Donald Trump’s administration has quietly started cutting scores of Pakistani officers from coveted training and educational programmes that have been a hallmark of bilateral...

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    Modi, Imran discuss regional peace in post-election call

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:34am on August 01, 2018

    Indian prime minister Narendra Modi called Imran Khan on Monday to congratulate him on his party’s victory in the Pakistan general election, with both men...

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    Nawaz Sharif’s party rejects election count amid rigging complaints

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 01:59am on July 26, 2018

    The party of jailed former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif rejected the eventual results of Wednesday’s general election, alleging rigging during the counting process...

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    31 dead as violence marks Pak polls

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:00am on July 26, 2018

    Pakistan was locked in a close and tense election race on Wednesday, pitting cricket hero Imran Khan against the party of jailed ex-prime minister Nawaz...