Pakistan

Sindh

Silent night: Christian community celebrates a quiet Christmas

Pastor­s and priest­s from differ­ent church­es prayed for victim­s, surviv­ors of the Peshaw­ar attack and their famili­es.

Punjab

Timely raid: Three held in Lahore over jailbreak plot

The suspec­ts were allege­dly planni­ng to attack the centra­l jail Kot Lakhpa­t.

Balochistan

Seven alleged BLF militants arrested in Gwadar search operation: FC

Securi­ty forces carrie­d out search operat­ion and recove­red a huge quanti­ty of arms and ammuni­tion

KP & FATA

Ghosts of Christmas present: Prayers for APS victims offered in churches across KP

Founda­tion of a new church laid down in Khar, Bajaur Agency on Christ­mas day.

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Sports

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Quaid-e-Azam Gold League: Kamran and Aslam defy SNGPL

Christmas peace: Matthew Hayden, Shoaib Akhtar bury the hatchet

Sledging war shows no signs of abating in third Test

National Hockey Championship to kick off on Friday

World

Pope slams violence against children

In this picture released by the Vatican press office shows Pope Francis giving his traditional Christmas "Urbi et Orbi" blessing from the balcony of St. Peter's Basilica on December 25, 2014 at the Vatican. PHOTO: AFP

Denoun­ces last week’s grisly attack at school in Peshaw­ar.

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Arson attack on Swedish mosque injures five

Smoke rises from the interior of a destroyed mosque as firefighters search the remains of the building after an arson attack on December 25, 2014 in Eskilstuna PHOTO: AFP

Police says they are invest­igatin­g the incide­nt as a case of aggrav­ated arson but had no suspec­ts yet

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India's military hunts rebels after deadly attacks in Assam

As world honours the dead, Indonesia set to begin tsunami memorials

Public income: Saudi Arabia raises spending despite huge budget gap

Russia: Currency crisis over, but inflation set to soar

Saudi beheads Pakistani for heroin smuggling

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