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Women empowerment top priority: Gilani
Islamabad, July 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that the government was committed to granting economic empowerment to women who now constitute 51 percent of the country's population.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011 10:59:49 AM

Pakistan's top army officers discuss security situation
Islamabad, July 13 (IANS) Pakistan's top army officers met at Pakistan's garrison city of Rawalpindi to discuss the security situation in the country.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011 10:58:47 AM

Young Muslims in Indonesia, Malaysia oppose polygamy
Jakarta, July 13 (IANS/AKI) A vast majority of young Muslims in Indonesia and Malaysia disapprove of the traditional acceptance of polygamy. They are, however, reluctant to openly support interfaith marriages or premarital sex, says a new survey.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011 10:20:13 AM

Iran launches computer game on national hero
Tehran, July 13 (IANS) Iran has launched a new computer game on a national hero who defeated Dutch forces and liberated Iranian cities from colonisers, the Mehr news agency reported.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011 9:07:59 AM

15 killed as truck rams into house in Indonesia
Jakarata, July 13 (IANS) At least 15 people were killed and many others wounded after a truck rammed into a house in Indonesia's East Java province Tuesday, Xinhua reported Wednesday.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011 6:36:58 AM

Quake hits Indonesia
Jakarta, July 13 (IANS) An undersea earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale jolted Indonesia's Maluku province early Wednesday, the Meteorology and Geophysics Agency said.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011 3:58:46 AM

Drone strikes kill 58 in Pakistan
Islamabad, July 12 (IANS) At least 58 people have been killed in four drone strikes in Pakistan's northwest tribal region bordering Afghanistan since Monday night, media reports said Tuesday.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011 11:12:15 PM

Imran Khan to meet Pakistani-Britons
Islamabad, July 12 (IANS) Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan would visit Britain and speak to Pakistani-origin people about the current political situation in his country, an official said.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011 7:13:05 PM

2,800 killed in Pakistan's northwest in nine years
Islamabad, July 12 (IANS) At least 2,890 people were killed in the past nine years in 2,028 terror attacks in Pakistan's northwest Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, said a government report Tuesday.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011 6:59:08 PM

Pakistan condemns killing of Karzai's half-brother
Islamabad, July 12 (IANS) Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Tuesday expressed grief and sorrow over the assassination of Ahmed Wali Karzai, the half-brother of Afghan President Hamid Karzai.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011 6:33:38 PM

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