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629 Pakistani women sold as brides in China, reveals report; Islamabad halts investigation into matter to protect 'lucrative ties with Beijing'
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629 Pakistani women sold as brides in China, reveals report; Islamabad halts investigation into matter to protect 'lucrative ties with Beijing'

629 girls and women from across Pakistan who were sold as brides to Chinese men and taken to China. The list, obtained by The Associated Press, was compiled by Pakistani investigators determined to break up trafficking networks exploiting the country’s poor and vulnerable

Pakistan honours Maharaja Ranjit Singh, celebrates Bhagat Singh; but India opposed to Jinnah's portrait due to 'religious nationalism'
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Pakistan honours Maharaja Ranjit Singh, celebrates Bhagat Singh; but India opposed to Jinnah's portrait due to 'religious nationalism'

The question is why Pakistan thinks that these men are celebrated when India is going through a strong anti-Muslim phase. And it is because Pakistan also has a powerful Punjabi nationalism. More than half of Pakistan is Punjabi speaking.

Pakistan closes airspace for commercial flights; air traffic to and from six major airports suspended
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Pakistan closes airspace for commercial flights; air traffic to and from six major airports suspended

Pakistan suspended flight operations across major airports for an indefinite period in the wake of the escalating tensions with India

Saeed Ajmal retires from game with 'heavy heart', criticises ICC's bowling action protocol on the way out
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Saeed Ajmal retires from game with 'heavy heart', criticises ICC's bowling action protocol on the way out

Ajmal felt that if the Pakistan Cricket Board had fought his case more vociferously at the ICC, he would have left a satisfied man.

Pakistan oil tanker fire: Death toll rises to 175 in Pakistan as 10 more succumb to injuries
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Pakistan oil tanker fire: Death toll rises to 175 in Pakistan as 10 more succumb to injuries

With the death of 10 more people, the toll in Pakistan's oil tanker fire rose to 175, making it one of the deadliest accidents in the country.

New day, new row: Umar Akmal among five Pakistan cricketers under investigation for brawl
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New day, new row: Umar Akmal among five Pakistan cricketers under investigation for brawl

Five players who have represented the country that included Umar Akmal are apparently under investigation by Pakistan Cricket Board on suspicion of their involvement in a brawl and disorderly conduct in Faisalabad where they played National One-day Cup matches.

Udhampur attack: Pakistani terrorist brought to Kashmir Valley to identify conspirators
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Udhampur attack: Pakistani terrorist brought to Kashmir Valley to identify conspirators

A Pakistani terrorist captured three days ago was on Saturday brought to the Kashmir Valley to identify those who helped him reach Udhampur where he was arrested.

Pakistan teen's selfie cost him his life: Police shoot boy posing with toy gun
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Pakistan teen's selfie cost him his life: Police shoot boy posing with toy gun

A 15-year-old school boy who was taking a selfie while pointing a toy gun at his friend died after the police in Pakistan's Punjab province mistook them for armed robbers and opened fire on them.

Banned Aamir plays competitive cricket after 5 years in Pakistan
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Banned Aamir plays competitive cricket after 5 years in Pakistan

Banned Pakistan left-arm pacer Muhammad Aamir played his first proper competitive match in five years when he appeared in the national T20 super eights tournament at Faisalabad.

Extremist elements force Pakistan's Ajmal academy to close down
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Extremist elements force Pakistan's Ajmal academy to close down

Saeed Ajmal has been forced to close his international cricket academy in his hometown Faisalabad after it received threats from extremist elements.

Pakistan suspends mobile services in 58 cities for a day
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Pakistan suspends mobile services in 58 cities for a day

Mobile phone services will stay suspended in major cities of Punjab, Sindh and Balochistan's capital on Friday