2017 September 30

Archive for September 30th, 2017

Militant Groups in Pakistan Rebrand Themselves as Political Parties

September 30, 2017 |

As international pressure is mounting on Islamabad to do more against militant groups operating from its soil, some militant groups are rebranding themselves as political parties.

"The Pakistan military is allowing militant, virulently anti-Indian groups to enter the political process …

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WORK CONTINUING ON 108 MW GOLAN GOAL HYDROPOWER PROJECT IN CHITRAL DISTRICT

September 30, 2017 |

Work on construction of Golan Goal hydropower project is in full swing in Chitral District.

In an exclusive interview with Radio Pakistan Peshawar correspondent, Adviser to the Prime Minister Engineer Amir Muqam said the project will be completed in May …

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American al-Qaida Convicted in ’09 Suicide Attack in Afghanistan

September 30, 2017 |

NEW YORK A U.S. citizen who joined al-Qaida was convicted Friday of participating in a failed suicide bombing in 2009 at an American military base in Afghanistan.

A federal jury in New York reached the verdict in the case against …

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40,000 TEACHERS RECRUITED ON MERIT TO BE REGULARIZED: KHATTAK

September 30, 2017 |

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak says that forty thousand teachers recruited recently on merit will be regularized.

Chairing a meeting in Peshawar on Saturday, he said a committee has been constituted to submit recommendations for new service structure of …

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FRONTIER CORPS BALOCHISTAN AVERTED SECTARIAN TARGETING IN QUETTA: ISPR

September 30, 2017 |

Frontier Corps Balochistan on Saturday averted a sectarian targeting in Quetta in an intelligence-based operation and apprehended the mastermind and his two accomplices.

According to ISPR, a vehicle to be used as vehicle borne improvised explosive device was also recovered …

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American Man Convicted In Failed Suicide Attack On U.S. Base In Afghanistan

September 30, 2017 |

A U.S. citizen was convicted on September 29 of supporting the Al-Qaeda extremist group and participating in a failed suicide bombing that targeted an American military base in Afghanistan in 2009.

U.S. prosecutors said Muhanad Mahmoud Al Farekh, 31, was …

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