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3,021 Afghan civilians killed in 2011: UN
Kabul, Feb 4 (IANS) A total of 3,021 civilians were killed in terrorism-related violence in 2011 in Afghanistan, the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) said in its annual report Saturday.

Saturday, February 04, 2012 3:56:23 PM

13 dead in China mine blast
Beijing, Feb 4 (IANS) A coal mine gas explosion left 13 people dead in southwest China, authorities said Saturday.

Saturday, February 04, 2012 3:51:14 PM

Woman''s body found near Pakistan mosque
Islamabad, Feb 4 (IANS) The body of a young woman with deep wounds on her head was found stuffed in a sack near a mosque in Rawalpindi, police said.

Saturday, February 04, 2012 2:48:24 PM

Moderate quake hits Pakistan
Islamabad, Feb 4 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale jolted the northern Pakistani town of Chitral and its adjacent areas early Saturday.

Saturday, February 04, 2012 2:48:13 PM

Heavy snowfall in Pakistan province
Islamabad, Feb 4 (IANS) The Murree region in Pakistan''s Punjab province has witnessed heavy snowfall.

Saturday, February 04, 2012 2:31:13 PM

Some want to delay senate polls: Gilani
Islamabad, Feb 4 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that conspiracies are being hatched to delay the country''s senate elections.

Saturday, February 04, 2012 2:09:03 PM

Oil refinery to come up in Balochistan
Islamabad, Feb 4 (IANS) A Pakistani firm is planning to set up a $600 million oil refinery in southwestern part of the country, Dawn reported Saturday.

Saturday, February 04, 2012 1:56:04 PM

Policemen shot dead in Karachi
Islamabad, Feb 4 (IANS) Two policemen were shot dead in Karachi by Taliban militants.

Saturday, February 04, 2012 1:38:12 PM

Zardari remits sentences of prisoners
Islamabad, Feb 4 (IANS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari has remitted the sentences of prisoners as a goodwill gesture on the occasion of Eid.

Saturday, February 04, 2012 1:29:33 PM

Pakistan''s luxury train completes maiden run
Islamabad, Feb 4 (IANS) Pakistan''s first luxury business train completed its maiden journey between the Lahore and Karachi cities Saturday.

Saturday, February 04, 2012 1:22:33 PM

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