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Pak SC dismisses Qadri’s plea seeking reconstitution

Pak SC dismisses Qadri’s plea seeking reconstitution

Islamabad, Feb 13,2013: A petition filed by fiery cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri seeking reconstitution of the Pakistan’s Election Commission was on Wednesday dismissed by the Supreme Court following a heated exchange in…

Obama plans to make US a magnet for jobs, manufacturing

Obama plans to make US a magnet for jobs, manufacturing

Washington, Feb 13, 2013: Aiming to make America “a magnet of jobs and manufacturing”, US President Barack Obama plans to announce a slew of measures and incentives like ending tax…

Vatican prepares momentous papal transition

Vatican prepares momentous papal transition

Vatican, Feb 13, 2013: The Vatican prepared for a momentous transition after Pope Benedict XVI announced he will resign on February 28, starting with a special mass tomorrow and culminating…

Obama announces to withdraw 34000 US troops from Afghanistan

Obama announces to withdraw 34000 US troops from Afghanistan

Washington, Feb 13, 2013: US President Barack Obama today announced to withdraw 34,000 American troops from war-torn Afghanistan in the next one year and showed confidence of ending a decade…

Elections will be held on time: Zardari

Elections will be held on time: Zardari

Islamabad,Feb 12, 2013: Amidst speculation about a delay in Pakistan’s upcoming general election, President Asif Ali Zardari has said that the polls will be held “on time” so that the…

‘Obama to indicate post-2014 troop level in Afghan’

‘Obama to indicate post-2014 troop level in Afghan’

Washington, Feb 12, 2013: US President Barack Obama may indicate the number of US troops to be maintained in Afghanistan post-2014 and the pace of the drawdown of soldiers from…

North Korea carries out third nuclear test

North Korea carries out third nuclear test

Seoul, Feb 12 ,2013: North Korea staged an apparent nuclear test of six to seven kilotons on Tuesday in a striking act of defiance that, if confirmed, is sure to…

Navy SEAL who killed Bin Laden breaks his silence

Navy SEAL who killed Bin Laden breaks his silence

Washington, Feb 12, 2013: The Navy SEAL who killed Osama bin Laden broke his silence on Monday, recounting in an interview the night he shot the al-Qaida leader three times…

Pope Benedict XVI to resign citing poor health

Pope Benedict XVI to resign citing poor health

Vatican, Feb 12, 2013: Pope Benedict XVI, in a historic speech pronounced at the Vatican on Monday said he had decided to resign. This is the first time a Pope…

Sudan govt, Darfur rebel faction ink ceasefire deal

Sudan govt, Darfur rebel faction ink ceasefire deal

DOHA,Feb 11, 2013: Sudanese government signed a ceasefire agreement with a faction of Darfur’s far-west region rebel group the Justice and Equality Movement (JEM), state news agency QNA reported. Under…