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Pakistani plane carrying 47 people grounded after bird hit

Islamabad, Sep 20 (IANS) — A Lahore-bound Pakistani flight carrying 47 passengers had to be grounded here Saturday... (more...)

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Lahore high court terms Qadri supporters’ detention illegal

Islamabad, Sep 19 (IANS) — Terming the arrest of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) workers as unlawful, the Lahore High... (more...)

Pakistan court to try Sharif, Zardari, others for money transfer

Lahore, Sep 19 (IANS) — The Lahore High Court (LHC) Friday decided to start ex-parte proceedings against 61 politicians,... (more...)

Murder case registered against Pakistani PM

Islamabad, Sep 17 (IANS) — Police Wednesday registered murder cases against Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and... (more...)

Goa politicians gripe over Rs.345-crore new airport terminal

By Mayabhushan Nagvenkar Panaji, Sep 16 (IANS) — Once vaunted and an object for appropriation of cheap brownie points... (more...)

Pakistani court orders murder case registration in activists’ killing

Islamabad, Sep 15 (IANS) — A court in Pakistan Monday ordered registration of cases in the killing of opposition activists... (more...)

Aalishan Pakistan big hit; Pak designers demand friendly rules

By Natalia Ningthoujam New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) — Overwhelmed by Indian shoppers’ response during the second... (more...)

Pakistani Taliban’s Punjab wing to give up arms

Islamabad, Sep 13 (IANS) — Pakistani Taliban’s “Punjabi Taliban” faction Saturday announced it is... (more...)

Pakistan police arrest anti-government activists amid lingering political turmoil

By Zarar Khan THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Pakistani police arrested anti-government protesters in what... (more...)

Pakistan police arrest anti-government activists amid lingering political turmoil

By Zarar Khan THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Pakistani police arrested anti-government protesters in what... (more...)

Pakistan police arrest anti-government activists amid lingering political turmoil

By Zarar Khan THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Pakistani police arrested anti-government protesters in what... (more...)

25 Pakistani protesters arrested for attacking PTV

Islamabad, Sep 13 (IANS) — Police have arrested 25 people from different parts of Punjab province, including Lahore,... (more...)

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New vaccines can change India’s health battles: Melinda Gates

IANS New Delhi – Introduction of four new vaccines in India’s national immunization programme by the new government can bring immense change in the country’s…
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World’s first lab grown stem cells implanted

IANS Tokyo – Japanese researchers have successfully implanted lab-grown retinal tissue from induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS) into a woman in her 70s – the…
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Cancer that claimed Terry Fox now highly curable, other sarcomas still challenging

SHERYL UBELACKER THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO – At the time Terry Fox was treated for the bone cancer that claimed his leg and eventually led…
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Lab-generated stem cells set for human trial in Japan

IANS Tokyo – In a major boost to stem cell research, a Japanese patient with a debilitating eye disease is set to become the first…
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Gene key to slowing ageing process identified

IANS New York – In a major breakthrough, researchers have identified a gene that can slow the ageing process throughout the entire body when activated…
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E-cigarettes may open addiction to marijuana, cocaine

IANS New York – Assumed by many as a safe alternative to cigarette smoking, electronic cigarettes or e-cigarettes as they are popularly called may, in…
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Man who ate metal scraps lands in hospital after swallowing a powerful magnet

CEN AGENCY A hungry Indian man who ate metal bottle tops, nuts and bolts, and pieces of scrap metal after getting lost, severely injured himself…
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