Wednesday, 24 January 2018

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Pakistan seeks clarification from US over ‘watch list’ placement

Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry

Pakistan’s Ambassador to the United States Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry has said Islamabad is seeking clarification from Washington after the US, citing “severe violations of religious freedom,” placed Pakistan on a special watch list. The ambassador in a statement on Sunday said Pakistan was seeking clarifications from the US regarding its ...

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Indian blind cricketers to play in UAE instead of Pakistan

Indian blind cricketers to play in UAE instead of Pakistan

LAHORE: The Indian blind cricket team will play its World Cup fixtures in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) after failing to secure permission to play in neighbouring Pakistan. India was due to play Pakistan, in Faisalabad on Monday. But due to tense relations between the nuclear-armed countries, Pakistan has arranged ...

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No alliance with US: Pakistan

Rex Tillerson,Khawaja Asif

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has said it is being treated like a “whipping boy” and has no alliance with the US after Washington suspended security assistance to the country. “We do not have any alliance” with the US , said Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif in an interview with Geo TV on Friday. ...

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$2b aid for Pakistan at risk: US official

aid for Pakistan at risk

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump’s decision to freeze aid to Pakistan could affect almost two billion dollars’ worth of assistance, a senior administration official said – substantially more than first thought. After an announcement designed to force Pakistan’s military and intelligence apparatus to cut support for the Taliban and other ...

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Kiwis win 1st ODI against Pakistan under Duckworth-Lewis method

Kiwis win 1st ODI against Pakistan fakhar

WELLINGTON: New Zealand won the first one-day international against Pakistan with a 61 run lead under the Duckworth-Lewis method as the match was abandoned on Saturday. Pakistan had scored 166 runs at a loss of six wickets as they had a hard time trying to chase the daunting 316 run ...

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Cutting Off Pakistan, U.S. Takes Gamble in Complex Afghan War

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Afghan officials have pleaded with three American presidents to reconsider their support for Pakistan, which was both receiving billions of dollars in American aid and harboring the leaders of a Taliban insurgency that the United States has struggled to defeat. But when President Trump suspended nearly all American security aid ...

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Pakistan batsmen hit form in practice match win

Fakhar Zaman

NELSON: Blazing the New Zealand XI bowlers to all parts of Saxton Oval, Pakistan’s Fakhar Zaman hit 12 fours and three sixes in his knock of 106 in the tour opener. He’s yet to taste defeat in nine one-day cricket internationals for Pakistan , averages 44 with the bat and ...

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