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Over Rs.10 bn distributed to Pakistan flood-hit
Islamabad, Nov 4 (IANS) Over Rs.10 billion have been distributed to flood-affected families in Pakistan through a government scheme called watan card, a minister said Thursday.

Thursday, November 04, 2010 7:39:12 PM

EU bans seafood from Pakistan
Islamabad, Nov 4 (IANS) The European Union has banned the import of seafood from Pakistan for its failure to maintain food safety regulations, a media report said.

Thursday, November 04, 2010 7:14:17 PM

25 faint due to gas leak in Karachi
Karachi, Nov 4 (IANS) At least 25 people, including 18 students and seven women teachers, fainted due to gas leakage in a private school in Karachi Thursday, a media report said.

Thursday, November 04, 2010 6:54:37 PM

Hockey excluded from Pakistan National Games
Islamabad, Nov 4 (IANS) In a surprise development, the organisers of the Pakistan National Games have excluded the national sport hockey from the premier event kick-starting Dec 25.

Thursday, November 04, 2010 6:36:50 PM

Kidnapping for ransom all-time high in Karachi
Islamabad, Nov 4 (IANS) The number of cases related to kidnapping for ransom in Pakistan's biggest metropolitan city, Karachi, has risen to over 100 this year -- an all-time high since the past 20 years.

Thursday, November 04, 2010 5:37:42 PM

Qantas grounds A380 fleet after emergency landing
Singapore, Nov 4 (DPA) A Qantas A380 superjumbo made a safe emergency landing in Singapore Thursday after experiencing engine problems, prompting the airline to ground its Airbus A380 fleet.

Thursday, November 04, 2010 3:37:00 PM

Bangladesh minister draws flak for 'transit' remark
Dhaka, Nov 4 (IANS) Bangladesh Finance Minister A.M.A. Muhith has drawn flak for reportedly terming as 'fools' the opponents of the government policy of providing transit facilities to South Asian neighbours -- India, Nepal and Bhutan.

Thursday, November 04, 2010 2:00:18 PM

South India's Kathakali debuts in Bangladesh
Dhaka, Nov 4 (IANS) Kathakali, the ancient dance form from South India's Kerala state, has made its debut here.

Thursday, November 04, 2010 1:47:55 PM

Pakistani kills wife, asks her brother to take away body
Karachi, Nov 4 (IANS) A man who stabbed his wife to death in this Pakistan city called up his brother-in-law and told him that he should come and take her body away.

Thursday, November 04, 2010 1:37:36 PM

Two gang-raped nurses expelled from hostel in Pakistan
Peshawar, Nov 4 (IANS) A hospital probe committee has decided to expel from the hostel two trainee nurses who were gang-raped in this Pakistani city. The reason: The victims violated the rules.

Thursday, November 04, 2010 1:13:12 PM

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