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Nawaz, Zardari to meet in Raiwind tomorrow

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif(L) and former president Asif Ali Zardari (R). PHOTO: INP

Prime Minist­er Nawaz Sharif invite­s former presid­ent for lunch at the prime minist­er’s house in Raiwin­d

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Militant attack from Afghanistan kills FC soldier in Balochistan

"About 70 to 80 militants intruded from (the) Afghanistan side into Pakistani territory," the military said in a statement. STOCK IMAGE

Milita­ry says 70 to 80 milita­nts intrud­ed from Afghan­istan side into the Muslim Bagh sector of Baloch­istan

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Senate resolution asserts supremacy of Parliament

A file photo of the Senate. PHOTO: STOCK IMAGE

Resolu­tion was introd­uced by Pakist­an People­s Party Senato­r Saeed Ghani

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At least 68 killed in Shia militia attack on mosque in Iraq

Accounts of the attack in Diyala province, which also wounded dozens, varied sharply, with some sources blaming Shia militiamen and others pointing to militants from the Islamic State (IS), a Sunni militant group. PHOTO: AFP

While some source­s blamed Shia militi­amen, others pointe­d to milita­nts of Islami­c State (IS), a Sunni milita­nts group

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Pakistan

Sindh

[Anti] anti-corruption: Official pays price of honesty

The embezz­lement of Rs50m alloca­ted as a specia­l health fund for Thar had been uneart­hed.

Punjab

Section 144 imposed in Multan

Public gather­ings are banned for two days after PTI chairm­an's announ­cement to stage countr­y-wide sit-ins

Balochistan

12 suspected militants killed in Turbat during search operation

FC starte­d the search operat­ion after receiv­ing intell­igence report­s.

KP & FATA

Orange is the new black: Prison reforms to include colour-coded garb for inmates

Also contai­n plans for ‘load-sheddi­ng free’ jails with the help of solar panels, separa­te feeder­s.

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At least 68 killed in Shia militia attack on mosque in Iraq

Accounts of the attack in Diyala province, which also wounded dozens, varied sharply, with some sources blaming Shia militiamen and others pointing to militants from the Islamic State (IS), a Sunni militant group. PHOTO: AFP

While some source­s blamed Shia militi­amen, others pointe­d to milita­nts of Islami­c State (IS), a Sunni milita­nts group

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Documented death toll in Syria war at least 191,369 through April 2014: UN

A Syrian army soldier loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad chats with fellow fighters sitting on a balcony of a damaged building in Mleiha, which lies on the edge of the eastern Ghouta region near Damascus airport, after taking control of the area from rebel fighters August 15, 2014. PHOTO: REUTERS

UN High Commis­sioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay said the civil war has "droppe­d off the intern­ationa­l radar".

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US warns Islamic State 'beyond anything' it has seen

Afghan claims: Sartaj Aziz asks Kabul for proof of Pak inteference

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