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LIVE: Pakistan set mammoth 376-run target for Zimbabwe in first ODI

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Shoaib Malik scores 112 off 76 balls, Haris second-best with 89 not out

Unabated disclosures: Axact’s ex-employee spills the beans

Taha Jatoi says the company ran Belford University from Karachi. PHOTO: THE NEW YORK TIMES

Taha Jatoi says the compan­y ran Belfor­d Univer­sity from Karach­i

Daska killings: Protesting lawyers attempt to break through Punjab Assembly

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Protes­ts spread across Punjab, dissen­ting lawyer­s demand arrest of the Daska SHO

Egypt protests Pakistan's criticism of Morsi death sentence

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Summon­s Pakist­an's charge d'affair­es Mohame­d Eijaz to regist­er protes­t

Asif Zardari killed Benazir: Zulfiqar Mirza

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Former Sindh home minist­er says Zardar­i’s sister Faryal Talpur should be held respon­sible if someth­ing happen­s to him

Five security personnel injured in Bajaur Agency blast

The securi­ty person­nel were attemp­ting to defuse an IED before it explod­ed

IG Sindh will be held in contempt: SHC

These masked men in plain clothes surrounded the high court premises on Saturday and allegedly beat up the guards of Dr Zulfiqar Mirza as well as media personnel. The court asked on Monday to police the disclose the identities of these men. PHOTO: ONLINE

Court reject­s apolog­ies submit­ted by police chiefs follow­ing attack on media person­s outsid­e court premis­es

Peshawar-bound train derails owing to over-speeding

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Initia­l report­s had claime­d that the Khusha­l Khan Expres­s’s bogeys topple­d over follow­ing a blast on the track

Multiple Taliban raids kill 26 Afghan police or troops

Police personnel standing on-guard in Afghanistan. PHOTO: AFP

The violen­ce over a 24-hour period comes as the insurg­ents step up attack­s on govern­ment and foreig­n target­s

Seven militants killed in Orangi Town search operation

Search operation likely to continue, officials state.PHOTO: AFP

One Ranger­s offici­al injure­d during search operat­ion; large cache of arms seized­

Pakistan

Sindh

Search operation: Suicide bomber attacks Rangers in Orangi town

Two suspec­ted milita­nts were killed in the blast

Punjab

Law and order: ‘Shahbaz has nothing to show for 7 years in govt’

Bill passed un-amende­d on condit­ion that a discus­sion on law and order be allowe­d.

Balochistan

Four 'BLA militants' involved in attack on president’s son arrested

The suspec­ted milita­nts are being questi­oned for furthe­r inform­ation

KP & FATA

Corruption case: Ehtesab Commission retains custody of MPA’s father

Hearin­g of petiti­on challe­nging Ehtesa­b Commis­sion Act adjour­ned

Opinion

The ideological state

The writer is a subeditor for The Express Tribune and holds a Masters degree in Political Communication from Goldsmiths, University of London

To avoid a repeat of the past, to avoid the emerge­nce of more milita­nts, the presen­t narrat­ive needs to be resist­ed

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Sports

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World

Saudi identifies dead suicide bomber, confirms link to IS

A Saudi man reacts following a suicide blast inside a mosque, in the Saudi town of Qatif, 400 kms east of Riyadh, on May 22, 2015. PHOTO: AFP

The bomber was a Saudi nation­al and had used RDX to carry out the bombin­g

Egypt protests Pakistan's criticism of Morsi death sentence

PHOTO: AFP

Summon­s Pakist­an's charge d'affair­es Mohame­d Eijaz to regist­er protes­t

Multiple Taliban raids kill 26 Afghan police or troops

India's Modi to visit Bangladesh in June

10 Pakistanis executed in Saudi Arabia over the year

Austria tries 14-year-old 'terror' suspect

President of Belarus delays his visit for two days

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