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    Pakistan sticks to a sad tradition

    by Husain Haqqani | Updated at 12:05am on August 01, 2017

    THE decision by Pakistan’s Supreme Court to disqualify prime minister Nawaz Sharif reaffirms the iron law of Pakistani politics: a politician can amass wealth and...

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    Disputes among neighbours should be solved thru’ talks: PM    

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 03:25pm on July 30, 2017

    Mentioning that Bangladesh believes in maintaining good relations with neighbouring countries, prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday said there may exist disputes among neighbours but...

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    Pakistan set to elect new PM tomorrow

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:05am on July 31, 2017

    Pakistan’s lawmakers will elect a new prime minister on Tuesday to replace ousted leader Nawaz Sharif, with ruling party stalwart Shahid Khaqan Abbasi expected to...

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    Nawaz Sharif has gone, but corruption survives

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 30, 2017

    SINCE Pakistan’s foundation in 1947, not one prime minister has served his or her full term. Things like assassinations and military takeovers happen...

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    Pakistan party holds meeting to consider PM successor 

    Associated Press | Updated at 12:05pm on July 29, 2017

    A top leader from the ruling party of deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif says a meeting of the party's lawmakers has been convened to consider...

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    Pak PM resigns after court order

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:05am on July 29, 2017

    Pakistan’s Supreme Court disqualified prime minister Nawaz Sharif from office on Friday over undeclared assets, plunging the nuclear-armed South Asian nation into political turmoil after...

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    Nawaz Sharif resigns

    Reuters | Updated at 12:10pm on July 28, 2017

    Pakistan's Supreme Court on Friday toppled prime minister Nawaz Sharif, who resigned after the court ruled he was unfit to hold office and ordered a...

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    Cops among 25 killed in Pak blast

    Reuters . Lahore | Updated at 12:36am on July 25, 2017

    A suicide bomber killed at least 25 people, many of them police, in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore on Monday, officials said, an attack...

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    Blast kills at least 25, injures dozens in Lahore

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 07:36pm on July 24, 2017

    An explosion killed at least 20 people and injured dozens in a busy vegetable market in the Pakistani city of Lahore Monday, officials said, but...

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    Should journalists protect national interest or publish and be damned?

    by Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 12:05am on July 23, 2017

    PAKISTAN prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s fate hangs in the balance on unexplained finances, most specifically for apartments he acquired on London’s most expensive stretch, Park...

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