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BRICS lists Pak-based JeM, LeT as global terror groups

The grouping expressed concern over the security situation in the region The Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa (BRICS) grouping of the five emerging economies has unequivocally named the Pakistan based groups Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) as terror organisations, removing a key irritant ...

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Shahid Khaqan Abbasi succeeds Sharif as Pak PM

Islamabad, Aug 1 (PTI) Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, a die-hard supporter of Nawaz Sharif, was today elected Prime Minister by Pakistans National Assembly and put up a strong defence of the ousted leader saying that he may have been disqualified by ...

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Pak woman cancer patient seeks Swaraj’s help for medical visa

ISLAMABAD: A woman suffering from cancer in Pakistan has urged external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj to help her visit India for treatment after her visa application was reportedly rejected by the Indian embassy here. Faiza Tanveer, 25, is suffering from a recurrent ameloblastoma, ...

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We are Muslims, but also Indians, say 15 men held for sedition after Pak win

A day after the 15 young men were freed, HT travelled to Burhanpur village in Madhya Pradesh to meet them. Their arrest, for allegedly celebrating Pakistan’s victory over India in the Champion’s Trophy, had triggered nationwide outrage. Their ordeal is ...

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Fifteen people held for ‘celebrating’ Pak cricket victory granted bail

A local court granted bail on the condition that the accused will refrain from taking out processions or shouting slogans once released from Khandwa jail, and present themselves at the jurisdictional police station every Sunday. They will be let out ...

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