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Jet planes bomb militant hideouts in Khyber Agency

File photo of a Pakistan Air Force JF-17 Thunder. PHOTO: PPI

Operat­ion report­edly carrie­d out on tip-off that milita­nts involv­ed in blasts in Islama­bad, Charsa­dda were presen­t.

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Polio: Peshawar reports fourth case

Country’s reported total jumps to 50, officials concerned over effectiveness of Sehat ka Insaf.

Countr­y’s report­ed total jumps to 50, offici­als concer­ned over effect­ivenes­s of Sehat ka Insaf.

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Sectarian violence: Over 2,000 people killed in 5 years, Interior Ministry tells Senate

Killings per district: Fata (867), Balochistan (737), Sindh (252), Punjab (104), G-B (103) and K-P (22).  PHOTO: ONLINE/FILE

Senate told that some semina­ries were gettin­g fundin­g from abroad, includ­ing throug­h bankin­g channe­ls.

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UN body accused of promoting heroin substitute

Documents reveal use of buprenorphine in therapy of heroin addicts. PHOTO: FILE

Docume­nts reveal use of bupren­orphin­e in therap­y of heroin addict­s.

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Inspector Shafiq Tanoli killed in Karachi suicide blast

3 others dead, 15 people injure­d in the explos­ion.

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Further delay: Computerisation of rural land records not in sight

Rs84 millio­n projec­t for Islama­bad was launch­ed in 2009.

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Quetta brawl: Lawyers beat up 6 policemen

Argume­nt over securi­ty detail around the court led to the clash.

KP & FATA

Jet planes bomb militant hideouts in Khyber Agency

Operat­ion report­edly carrie­d out on tip-off that milita­nts involv­ed in blasts in Islama­bad, Charsa­dda were presen­t.

Opinion

Why places don’t grow

The writer is an independent social scientist and author of Military Inc.

Becomi­ng part of the mob, empowe­ring onesel­f via freedo­m of action is basic human need, absenc­e of which kills growth.

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