Sharif agrees for negotiations; Six-member committe to be constituted for talks

Imran Khan said we can't move forward without the army

Islamabad: Buckling under the pressure of the army, Nawaz Sharif government on Monday evening agreed to hold talks with the protesters and for that a six-member committee would constituted to start negotiations. Imran Khan said we can’t move forward without the army According to reports, the committee shall comprise of Imran Khan, Tahir-ul-Qadri More...

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Nigerian troops, Boko Haram militants exchange gunfire

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Islamist militants occupy US embassy in Libya

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By IANS On Saturday, August 30th, 2014
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Petition filed to disqualify Pakistan PM Sharif

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By Agencies On Saturday, August 30th, 2014
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Arrest warrant against Qadri who set 24 hr deadline for Nawaz

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It is estimated that more than 100 US citizens have fought with rebel groups
By Agencies On Saturday, August 30th, 2014
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US identifies citizens fighting for Islamic State

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Putin said that the West needs to realise that the Ukrainian authorities are unable to establish order in their country
By IANS On Friday, August 29th, 2014
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Russia to enhance nuke capability for own security: Putin

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Nawaz Sharif informed the National Assembly on Friday that his government has not contacted the army for mediation
By IANS On Friday, August 29th, 2014
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Haven’t sought army’s mediation in political crisis: Sharif

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By IANS On Friday, August 29th, 2014
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150 militants killed in Syria

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Army spokesman Maj Gen Asim Bajwa said both Khan and Qadri met the army chief separately
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Pakistani Army chief to meet Nawaz

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