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Kathmandu Valley paralysed over girl's murder
Kathmandu, Aug 12 (IANS) Protesters paralysed the temple town of Lalitpur in Nepal's Kathmandu Valley Friday demanding stringent punishment for the murder of a college girl who was gunned down by contract killers hired by her boyfriend.

Friday, August 12, 2011 1:33:56 PM

Pakistan to have TV channel to counter Taliban propaganda
Islamabad, Aug 12 (IANS) Pakistan will launch a Pashto-language TV channel to counter Taliban propaganda, an official said.

Friday, August 12, 2011 11:51:54 AM

Four Pakistani prisoners cut jail van floor, escape
Islamabad, Aug 12 (IANS) Four prisoners escaped in Pakistan's Punjab province after cutting through the floor of their jail van.

Friday, August 12, 2011 11:37:03 AM

Rakhi celebrated in Pakistan
Islamabad, Aug 12 (IANS) The festival of Rakhi was celebrated with traditional zeal in a town in Pakistan's Punjab province.

Friday, August 12, 2011 11:31:53 AM

Brave Birmingham father mirrors the real Pakistani: paper
Islamabad, Aug 12 (IANS) A man who appealed for calm despite losing his son in the violence in Britain shows how Pakistanis 'actually are as opposed to how we are looked upon', said a leading Pakistani daily Friday.

Friday, August 12, 2011 10:53:51 AM

In digital age, no takers in Pakistan for Eid cards
Islamabad, Aug 12 (IANS) A few years back during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan there used to be huge demand for Eid greeting cards at roadside shops, but now the internet and mobile phones have sounded the death knell for the tradition, lament shopkeepers in the Pakistani capital.

Friday, August 12, 2011 10:30:28 AM

China launches Pakistan's first communications satellite
Islamabad, Aug 12 (IANS) China has launched Pakistan's first communications satellite that will provide TV broadcasting, Internet and data services, it was reported here.

Friday, August 12, 2011 10:24:58 AM

China launches communications satellite for Pakistan
Beijing, Aug 12 (IANS) China has launched a communications satellite for Pakistan from its Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Sichuan province, Xinhua reported Friday.

Friday, August 12, 2011 6:33:40 AM

Four killed in Iraq bomb blasts
Baghdad, Aug 12 (IANS) At least four people were killed and 24 injured after two roadside bombs exploded near a mosque in Iraq, Xinhua reported.

Friday, August 12, 2011 4:37:40 AM

Turkey to strengthen relations with Pakistan
Ankara, Aug 12 (IANS) Turkey has vowed to consolidate its relations with Pakistan.

Friday, August 12, 2011 4:27:09 AM

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