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Abbas suspends peace talks
Ramallah, Oct 2 (IANS) The Palestinian leadership decided not to continue peace talks with Israel over a dispute on Jewish settlement policy in the West Bank, a spokesman said Saturday.

Saturday, October 02, 2010 8:41:22 PM

Iraq to announce new figures on oil reserves
Baghdad, Oct 2 (DPA) Iraq plans to announce Monday its latest figures on the number of crude oil reserves in the country, according to the ministry of oil.

Saturday, October 02, 2010 8:38:12 PM

Musharraf's launch of party draws hostile response
Islamabad, Oct 2 (IANS) The announcement of the launch of a political party by former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf in London has drawn a hostile response back home.

Saturday, October 02, 2010 8:27:51 PM

Police, lawyers clash in Lahore
Islamabad, Oct 2 (IANS) Judicial services were paralysed in Pakistan's Lahore city Saturday after a clash between lawyers and police turned violent.

Saturday, October 02, 2010 6:34:10 PM

Ayodha ruling a triumph for Hindus, says Pakistani paper
Islamabad, Oct 2 (IANS) The judicial verdict allowing the construction of a Ram temple at the site of the razed Babri mosque in Ayodhya is a victory for 'Hindu fanaticism', a Pakistani Urdu newspaper said Saturday.

Saturday, October 02, 2010 5:53:57 PM

18 killed in US drone attacks in Pakistan
Islamabad, Oct 2 (IANS) At least 18 people were killed Saturday in three separate US drone attacks in Pakistan's tribal area bordering Afghanistan, a media report said.

Saturday, October 02, 2010 5:33:19 PM

Swat varsity's VC shot dead
Islamabad, Oct 2 (IANS) Noted Islamic scholar and vice-chancellor of Swat University, Muhammad Farooq Khan, was assassinated Saturday in a northwestern city of Pakistan.

Saturday, October 02, 2010 5:17:43 PM

Younis looks to make comeback with series against South Africa
Karachi, Oct 2 (IANS) Younis Khan is hoping to send a clear cut message to Pakistan's cricket chiefs that he wants to resume national duty by giving a forceful showing on the domestic circuit ahead of the 'home' series against South Africa in the UAE.

Saturday, October 02, 2010 5:06:21 PM

We need a 'Hitler-like manager' for cricket team: Iqbal Ali
Karachi, Oct 2 (IANS) Iqbal Mohammad Ali, chairman of the Pakistani National Assembly's Standing Committee on Sports, has urged the authorities to appoint a 'Hitler-like' manager for the national cricket team. The outspoken Ali said that only a strict disciplinarian can keep the players under control especially on foreign tours.

Saturday, October 02, 2010 5:03:15 PM

Butt, Asif and Aamer will be hard to replace: Pak chief selector
Karachi, Oct 2 (IANS) Pakistan chief selector Mohsin Hasan Khan fears that he and fellow selectors will find it hard to replace the tainted trio of Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Aamer for the upcoming 'home' series against South Africa in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) if they are ruled out of the fixtures.

Saturday, October 02, 2010 4:55:59 PM

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