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  1. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Car bomb kills 3, wounds 24 in southwest Pakistan

    Posted Sep 13th 2014, 02:29pm by Associated Press in Quetta

    ... Associated Press in Quetta Explosion in Quetta, capital of the restive Baluchistan province, kills soldier and two civilians in early hours of Saturday morning A powerful car bomb exploded ... Separatists in the region often attack security forces and officials to pressure the government into allocating more wealth from resources like gas and oil extracted from the province.   ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1591663/car-bomb-kills-3-wounds-24-southwest-pakistan
  2. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Dammed if they do…Pakistan's dykes are making flooding worse, not better, experts warn

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 05:09am by AFP

    ... relies on a multitude of dams and barrages to prevent Himalayan rivers from flooding and help meet its power needs, but a failure to prevent disaster four years running is making some experts ... in the world at Tarbela, just north of Islamabad, and more than 150 others classed as "large". With more than 30 per cent of its power coming from hydro-electric sources, such structures ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1597597/dammed-if-they-dopakistans-dykes-are-making-flooding-worse-not-better
  3. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Scores killed in Pakistan as heavy rains trigger floods

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 07:07pm by Reuters

    ... leaving the powerful military to step in during disasters. This week, the army moved in across Punjab to carry out flood relief work while poorly resourced civilian authorities struggled to help. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1586070/scores-killed-pakistan-heavy-rains-trigger-flash-floods
  4. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Passengers throw Pakistani politician Rehman Malik off plane after delay

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 10:53pm by GDN

    ... The Guardian in Islamabad Passenger power humbles politician Fury at a "VIP culture" that routinely sees commercial flights in Pakistan delayed to accommodate the schedule of politicians boiled over this week when passengers angrily prevented the country's former interior minister from boarding an aircraft. Travellers had been waiting in their seats when Rehman Malik ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1594821/passengers-throw-pakistani-politician-rehman-malik-plane-after-delay
  5. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistans’s army chief prevented coup against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 10:42pm by Reuters

    ... of mounting anti-government protests in Pakistan had been enough to convince five of the powerful army's 11 corps commanders that it was time for them to step in and force embattled Prime ... meeting, Pakistan's democratic process was again in peril, with the military pondering another intervention in a country that has seen power change hands more often through coups than ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1588096/pakistanss-army-chief-prevented-coup-against-prime-minister-nawaz-sharif
  6. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan government seeks talks as clashes with opposition supporters leave hundreds injured

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 04:23am by AFP

    ... of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, triggering a crisis that has raised the spectre of military intervention. Opposition groups- who claim last year's election which swept Sharif to power ... brothers have a lust for power. They are not sincere with the people or the country. "We will get their resignations and put them in jail," Khan added, referring also to the prime ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1582466/pakistan-government-seeks-talks-clashes-opposition-supporters-leave
  7. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistani protesters clash with police as soldiers secure state broadcaster

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 06:10pm by Reuters

    ... on the air. In the nuclear-armed nation where power has often changed hands through military coups rather than elections, the army is bound to play a key role in how the conflict unfolds but it has ... parliamentary elections held to elect a new government. However, few observers believe at this stage that the army is bent on seizing power again. A weakened Sharif would allow the army to remain firmly ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1583048/pakistani-protesters-clash-police-soldiers-secure-state-tv
  8. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    I’m going nowhere, defiant PM Nawaz Sharif tells Pakistanis demanding he quit

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 10:37pm by AFP

    ... Sharif quit, claiming the election which swept him to power last year was rigged. The crisis has rattled Sharif's government 15 months into a five-year term and prompted rumours the army may ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1581277/im-going-nowhere-defiant-pm-nawaz-sharif-tells-pakistanis-demanding-he
  9. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistani politicians meet with protesters to try to end crisis

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 09:41pm by Reuters

    ... year's general election that swept Sharif to power by a landslide was rigged, and they are demanding his resignation. Sharif's party won the election by a landslide, taking 190 out of 342 ... insurgency, a crippling power crisis and a sluggish economy. Before the talks, thousands of Pakistani protesters had tried to blockade parliament after Qadri told them not to allow anyone in or out. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1577860/pakistani-politicians-meet-protesters-try-end-crisis
  10. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistani lawmakers to resign in bid to force Nawaz Sharif out

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 09:20pm by AFP

    ... and plagued with militant violence and criminal gangs. Khan accuses Sharif of rigging elections last year. Sharif won a landslide victory in the first democratic transfer of power in the coup-plagued ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1576168/pakistani-lawmakers-resign-bid-force-nawaz-sharif-out

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