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Call in the separatists: Pakistan turns to tested formula to derail NSA talks

Next week’s dialogue between the national security advisers of India and Pakistan is in jeopardy, after Islamabad invited Kashmiri separatists to meet with NSA Sartaj Aziz. This is not unique, and follows a pattern used by Islamabad to derail diplomatic talks
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After J&K snub, India threatens to boycott Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference held in Pakistan

LS Speaker Sumitra Mahajan and the Speakers of state Assemblies are likely to boycott the Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference in Islamabad after Pakistan chose not to extend an invitation to the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly Speaker Kavinder Gupta
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Legally yours: Adnan Sami finally allowed to stay in India for an indefinite period

Pakistani singer Adnan Sami has been allowed to stay in India for an indefinite period his appeal to legalise his stay in India on humanitarian grounds.
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Pointing fingers without probe not a healthy trend: Pak on India’s assertion on Gurdaspur terrorists

Pakistan on Thursday dismissed India’s assertion that the terrorists who had carried out attacks in Gurdaspur had infiltrated from there.
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Pakistan heatwave: Over 1,330 dead in Sindh province, 100,000 affected in Karachi alone

A week-long spell of heatwave in Karachi has come to an end, with the provincial authorities putting the figure of those affected by heatstroke at 100,000 in the Pakistani port city only and the toll at over 1,330 in Sindh province.
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‘Can’t let NGO work against nation’s interest': International group Save the Children closes all its Pakistan offices

The international aid group Save the Children has shut down all its offices in Pakistan after the government shuttered its main office in the capital, a local worker said on Saturday, amid fears among other organizations whether the government could target them next.
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Pakistan chopper crash: Casualties rise after Indonesian ambassador succumbs to injuries

The Indonesia ambassador to Pakistan, who was on board the Pakistani military helicopter that crashed earlier this month, died on Tuesday becoming the third foreign envoy to lose his life in the accident.
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Pakistan chopper crash: Bodies of diplomats killed reach Islamabad

The bodies of the victims of helicopter crash, including ambassadors of Norway and the Philippines and wives of Indonesian and Malaysian envoys to Pakistan, were brought here today from the site of accident.
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Pakistan bows to India pressure: Lakhvi to stay in custody despite HC order

26/11 mastermind Zaki-Ur Rehman Lakhvi will now stay in custody, even though the Islamabad High Court declared his detention order void and ordered his immediate release.
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After Lakhvi row, Pakistan summons Indian envoy over Samjhauta blast issue

In a tit-for-tat action, Pakistan on Friday summoned Indian Deputy High Commissioner in Islamabad, hours after India called in the Pakistani envoy in New Delhi to lodge a strong protest over a court order to release LeT terrorist and Mumbai attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi.
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