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Bannu: Wearing big turbans of different colors, hundreds of tribal elders/Maliks of North Waziristan gathered at Miranshah, main town of North Waziristan, to stage a protest demonstration against the proposed deployment of Police in the area. The protesters, though apparently look cool but angry with the decision of introducing police force in the tribal areas …

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Islamabad: The incidents of the release of Taliban leader Mulla Ghani Baradar by Pakistan and killing of a top anti-Taliban police commander General Abdul Raziq Achakzai, in the same week in Kandahar, have led to many suspicions about the future of the nascent peace process between Taliban and American administration. General Abdul Raziq, known for …

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Al Mazyouna: Basit Mubarak enthusiastically welcomes customers at his restaurant that is famous in Mazyouna for selling Yemeni mandi and succulent camel meat to local people and drivers. Mubarak ,26 moved to Mazyouna when war struck in his country to look for a living. He said, “I moved to Mazyona about three years ago and …

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Al Mazyona: Oman is erecting a 288 kilometres border fence at the Yemen border in trepidation of attacks by militants associated with the militant groups present across the border and to combat vices like drug and smuggling. According to a top official of the company handling the project, an Indian company (EPIL) was awarded the …

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Free media is a prerequisite for any democratic country but the media in Pakistan is facing the worst kind of censorship. I joined journalism back in 2005. There was censorship back then as well, which got worse during emergency but even then we could fight back to a certain extent. But now there is another …

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