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Taliban kill five Shias in Kurram

At least five people were killed and five other injured by militants in Bilyameen, a mountainous area along the Pak-Afghan border, in Kurram Agency on Monday morning. The victims belonged to the

Pakistan extends support to China

Pakistan on Monday said it would extend “full cooperation” to China in countering the rebels of the East Turkmenistan Islamic Movement (ETIM) operating in China’s Xinjiang region. The reiterating of Pakistan’s support

Ramadan moon sighted

Moon for the holy month of Ramadan has been sighted. (Tomorrow) 2nd August 2011 Tuesday will be 1st Ramadan. Chairman Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee, Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman will make the official announcement shortly. Saudi

MQM to re-join government: sources

The Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) has once again decided to re-join the government. Quoting sources, a private television channel reported that the decision was made after discussions between MQM Chief Altaf Hussain