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Pakistan on cusp of a defining moment: Daily
Islamabad, Dec 24 (IANS) Pakistan may be on the ''cusp of a defining historic moment'', said a daily over the tension between the army and the government.

Saturday, December 24, 2011 2:05:47 PM

Suicide blast kills nine Pakistani troopers
Islamabad, Dec 24 (IANS) Nine Pakistani paramilitary troopers were killed Saturday when a suicide bomber rammed his explosives-laden car into their office building in northwest Pakistan, police said.

Saturday, December 24, 2011 1:20:15 PM

11 killed in Afghan coal mine accident
Kabul, Dec 24 (IANS) Eleven miners were killed when a coal mine collapsed in northern Afghanistan Saturday, Xinhua reported.

Saturday, December 24, 2011 12:42:16 PM

''China''s publishing firms must go global''
Beijing, Dec 24 (IANS) Chinese leader Li Changchun Friday called for greater efforts to build up more publishing enterprises competitive in the international market with the aim to promote Chinese culture.

Saturday, December 24, 2011 12:18:45 PM

Three die in Iran police chopper crash
Tehran, Dec 24 (IANS) Three people were killed when a police helicopter crashed Friday in Iran''s southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchestan, a media report said.

Saturday, December 24, 2011 12:18:35 PM

Pakistani lawmakers rally behind PM Gilani
Islamabad, Dec 24 (IANS) A number of parliamentarians met and told Yousuf Raza Gilani that they stood firmly by him after the prime minister spoke of the supremacy of parliament in a tussle with the army.

Saturday, December 24, 2011 12:09:26 PM

Five troopers killed in Pakistan suicide bombing
Islamabad, Dec 24 (IANS) At least five troopers were killed and 12 injured early Saturday when a suicide bomber drove his vehicle packed with explosives into a paramilitary camp in northwest Pakistan, a media report said.

Saturday, December 24, 2011 12:03:36 PM

Pakistan hosts envoy from China amid tension with army
Islamabad, Dec 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani said there is a ''complete convergence of views'' between Islamabad and Beijing on global and regional issues as Pakistan hosts a top Chinese official whose visit comes amid a clash between the government and the army.

Saturday, December 24, 2011 11:59:55 AM

Don''t trespass into others'' domain: Pakistan government
Islamabad, Dec 24 (IANS) All institutions of the state have to work within the constitution without trespassing into the domain of others, President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani said at a meeting amid tension between the government and the army.

Saturday, December 24, 2011 11:20:20 AM

Notices to 300,000 Pakistanis who don''t pay taxes
Islamabad, Dec 24 (IANS) Pakistan, which is facing a disappointing economic scenario, is sending notices to 300,000 people who don''t pay their taxes.

Saturday, December 24, 2011 10:42:40 AM

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