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Pakistan Has Just One New Polio Case, but Isn’t Declaring Victory Yet
Pakistan Has Just One New Polio Case, but Isn’t Declaring Victory YetDUKKI, Pakistan — Outside her small, mud-walled house in western Pakistan, Gul Saima is cajoling her 3-year-old son to take a few steps. He cries as he struggles to lift his right leg and arm, both stiff and unyielding. Overhead is a banner featuring a ...read more
Source: The New York Times
Published on Sun, 20 May 2018 14:13:00 GMT
Pakistan confronts its Me Too movement — and backlash
Pakistan confronts its Me Too movement — and backlashLAHORE, Pakistan — This is Pakistan’s Me Too moment. A handful of Pakistani women recently went public to accuse famous actor and musician Ali Zafar of sexually harassing and abusing them. Their announcement grabbed headlines, prompted outrage and ...read more
Source: USA Today
Published on Sun, 20 May 2018 12:04:05 GMT
Pakistan badly miss Mohammad Amir as bowlers toil against Leicestershire second-string
Pakistan badly miss Mohammad Amir as bowlers toil against Leicestershire second-stringIn the Ashes, Australia’s bowlers, brandishing their superior speed, targeted the heads and throats of England’s batsmen. If any of them hung around for very long, which they seldom did, Mitchell Starc and Pat Cummins bounced them out. Pakistan, in the ...read more
Source: The Daily Telegraph
Published on Sun, 20 May 2018 13:36:00 GMT
Pakistan mourns Santa Fe High student
Pakistan mourns Santa Fe High studentIn Pakistan's bustling port city of Karachi, a family is in mourning. On Friday, thousands of miles away in Texas, the eldest child of the house, 17- year-old exchange student Sabika Sheikh was one of 10 people killed in the Santa Fe High School shooting.read more
Source: CNN
Published on Sun, 20 May 2018 13:43:08 GMT
9 dead as India, Pakistan trade fire along Kashmir border
9 dead as India, Pakistan trade fire along Kashmir borderSRINAGAR, India — Eight civilians, including an Indian husband and wife and four members of a Pakistani family, were killed when Indian and Pakistani soldiers fired at border posts and villages along the highly militarized frontier in disputed Kashmir ...read more
Source: The Washington Post
Published on Fri, 18 May 2018 07:21:00 GMT
India's Modi inaugurates hydro project in Kashmir, Pakistan protests
India's Modi inaugurates hydro project in Kashmir, Pakistan protestsSRINAGAR, India (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated on Saturday a hydroelectric power plant in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, amid protests from neighbor Pakistan which says the project on a river flowing into Pakistan will disrupt ...read more
Source: Reuters
Published on Sat, 19 May 2018 05:07:00 GMT
India court jails ex-diplomat for spying for Pakistan
India court jails ex-diplomat for spying for PakistanAn Indian diplomat convicted of passing state secrets to Pakistan's intelligence services has been jailed for three years, her lawyer said Sunday. Madhuri Gupta was found guilty in a New Delhi court on Friday of "spying and wrongful communication of ...read more
Source: Al Jazeera English
Published on Sun, 20 May 2018 04:13:00 GMT
Pakistan, India Military Clashes Kill 11 in Kashmir
Pakistan, India Military Clashes Kill 11 in KashmirPakistan and India accused each other’s militaries on Friday of launching unprovoked shelling across their disputed Kashmir frontier — skirmishes that officials said caused mostly civilian casualties on both sides. The Pakistani foreign ministry ...read more
Source: Voice of America
Published on Fri, 18 May 2018 05:53:00 GMT
Exclusive: Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur back on top after Aussie sacking
Exclusive: Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur back on top after Aussie sackingAt The Oval last June, Pakistan eviscerated India in the Champions Trophy final, with a performance of overwhelming vitality. Just a fortnight earlier, a ragtag side masquerading as Pakistan had been pummelled by India in their opening game. Twenty-five ...read more
Source: The Daily Telegraph
Published on Sun, 20 May 2018 09:42:00 GMT
Thousands gather for memorial of exchange student from Pakistan killed in Santa Fe HS shooting
Thousands gather for memorial of exchange student from Pakistan killed in Santa Fe HS shootingWhen Sabika Sheikh was placed through an exchange student program, she became a student at Santa Fe High School. The 17-year-old gained American friends for life with her host family. They even fasted with her to support her during this holy month of Ramadan.read more
Source: abc13
Published on Sun, 20 May 2018 20:53:00 GMT