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We didn't block TV channels: Pakistan media watchdog
Islamabad Nov 7 (IANS) Pakistan's media watchdog has denied having asked cable operators to block private TV channels, saying the government did so.

Wednesday, November 07, 2007 6:02:07 PM

No troop reduction along Indian borders: Pakistan
Islamabad, Nov 7 (IANS) Pakistan Wednesday denied reports that security reasons in tribal areas and worsening internal situation had forced it to reduce troops along the borders with India.

Wednesday, November 07, 2007 5:59:17 PM

Pakistani media continues working despite obstacles
Islamabad, Nov 7 (IANS) Most news channels in Pakistan continue to work despite their viewership reducing to less than five percent after the government ordered cable operators to take them off the air.

Wednesday, November 07, 2007 3:52:26 PM

Terrorists killed 670 Pakistanis so far this year
Karachi, Nov 7 (RIA Novosti) About 670 people in Pakistan have been killed and over 1,800 injured in about 157 terrorist attacks since the start of the year, the country's Interior Ministry said.

Wednesday, November 07, 2007 2:43:27 PM

Pakistan government starts closing shops selling dish antennas
Islamabad, Nov 7 (IANS) In an unprecedented move, the Pakistan government has started cracking down on shops selling dish antennas and digital receivers after information-starved people started queuing up following the diktat ordering news channels off the air.

Wednesday, November 07, 2007 2:18:28 PM

Sikh's ashes to be immersed in Jhelum
Islamabad, Nov 7 (IANS) Seven relatives of a 100-year-old Kashmiri Sikh who died in September and was cremated in Indian Kashmir have arrived in Pakistan to immerse his ashes in the Jhelum river in accordance with his last wish.

Wednesday, November 07, 2007 1:01:42 PM

Musharraf running out of options: Pakistani media
Islamabad, Nov 7 (IANS) The Pakistani media Wednesday continued to hammer away for the fourth successive day at President Pervez Musharraf for imposing an emergency, saying he was running out of options and should heed international advice to quickly restore democracy in the country.

Wednesday, November 07, 2007 1:01:12 PM

Emergency will be lifted in three weeks: PML chief
Islamabad, Nov 7 (IANS) The emergency imposed in Pakistan will not last more than three weeks, says the head of country's ruling Pakistan Muslim League (PML).

Wednesday, November 07, 2007 11:30:19 AM

Pakistan minister 'dejected' at being refused India visa
Islamabad, Nov 7 (IANS) Pakistan's Railway Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed says that he is 'dejected' that India had refused him a visa to watch the one-day cricket match between the two countries.

Wednesday, November 07, 2007 11:18:55 AM

More protests and arrests in restive Pakistan
Islamabad, Nov 7 (IANS) The fourth day after emergency in Pakistan began Wednesday with more protests and arrests outside the Supreme Court as lawyers and sacked judges continued their struggle against military dictatorship.

Wednesday, November 07, 2007 11:09:42 AM

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