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  • Activist of banned outfit on police watch list disappears

    ISLAMABAD: An activist of a banned religious outfit put under the watch list of the police under the Anti-Terrorism Act 1997 has disappeared from his residence in the capital’s rural area...

    Qari Ansar Iqbal, a resident of Naiabadi in Bhara Kahu, was included in the Fourth Schedule of the ATA under which he had to inform the local police before leaving the city and upon his return, officials in the police on the condition of anonymity...

  • Police secure fresh bonds from madressah faculty members on watch list

    RAWALPINDI: Authorities implementing the counterterrorism National Action Plan (NAP) have found that 115 among the people put on a watch list in Rawalpindi district for having links with banned groups belonged to madressah faculties...

    Their placement on the 4th schedule of the Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA) 1997 bound them to inform the local police about their activities and out-of-town travels before leaving, and on return to, their...

  • Deaths in police custody go unpunished in India: Human Rights Watch

    Police in India are torturing suspects to death in custody with impunity and blaming suicide or natural causes, Human Rights Watch said Monday...

    The rights group said a failure to follow proper arrest procedures, such as presenting a suspect before a magistrate within 24 hours, was allowing police to get away with murder...

  • KP police reviewing terror watch list

    PESHAWAR: Inspector General of Police, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Dr Mohammad Naeem Khan on Tuesday said his department was reviewing the Fourth Schedule of the Anti-Terrorism Act and would complete the exercise in two weeks...

    “We are rationalising Schedule-IV as it has some unwanted names but doesn’t have those, which should be there,” he told reporters at the central police office here...

  • Muslims pray under police watch in New Delhi

    NEW DELHI: Muslims in India’s capital held Friday prayers under the watch of riot police, capping a week which saw 42 killed and hundreds injured during the city’s worst bloodletting in decades...

    Paramilitary police patrolled the streets outside, still littered with broken shards of glass, stones and other debris...

  • Pakistan fails to capitalise on oil price dip: ADB

    ISLAMABAD: The Asian Development Bank says that Pakistan’s economy has failed to achieve its growth potential in spite of benefiting from lower prices of oil which accounts for almost a third of its imports...

    The ADB approved $1 billion for projects in Pakistan to improve transport and trade...

  • Fixing Pakistan's water woes beyond regulating the price of bottled water

    But even if Diamer-Bhasha reaches its funding goal, then what?The court summoned yesterday the CEOs of all bottled water companies to present data on the price of extracted water and the revenue they have made selling it...

    We can question whether major bottlers are cartelised, and whether quality audits are functioning well, but let’s think here instead about what the price of water should be...

  • Pakistan paid the price for waking up too late

    LONDON: Every World Cup failure for Pakistan sparks a wave of reviews and sackings and the promise of a fresh approach — until the team wins again and all is forgotten...

    Pakistan won four straight matches to finish level on 11 points with New Zealand, but they bowed out of the tournament due to an inferior net run-rate...

  • Why you should watch 3 Bahadur, Pakistan's first animated film

    Question is, would we like to see it again, in Pakistan’s first-ever animated venture, Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy and Waadi Animations’ 3 Bahadur?For anybody who loves a good, well-told story, the answer would have to be yes, the crowd that gathered for the film's Karachi premiere seemed to agree...

    Pakistan’s first-ever venture into animation can’t, and doesn't, compare...

  • US keeps China, Pakistan and India on intellectual rights watch list

    WASHINGTON: The United States on Thursday kept China and India on its Priority Watch List of trading partners that fail to protect intellectual property rights (IPR), hurting the economy...

    In its annual Special 301 Report, the Commerce Department's US Trade Representative said there were now 13 trading partners on its Priority Watch List, three more than its previous report...

  • Watch Nepal, Pakistan is passé

    CONGRESS politician and peace activist Mani Shankar Aiyer is being branded by Prime Minister Modi’s ruling cabal as an anti-India conspirator working with Pakistan to depose the BJP government in Gujarat, and to instal a Muslim chief minister there...

    It is the robust and resurgent Nepal they should fear, not an exhausted and internally haemorrhaging Pakistan...

  • Pakistan seeks clarification from US over placement on 'special watch list'

    Pakistan's Ambassador to the United States Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry has said that Islamabad is seeking a clarification from Washington over its recent announcement to place Pakistan on a special watch list "for severe violations of religious freedom"...

    “We have noted the announcement by the US State Department regarding placement of Pakistan on a special watch list,” the ambassador said in a statement on Sunday, adding that Pakistan was...

  • Watch Nepal, Pakistan is passé

    CONGRESS politician and peace activist Mani Shankar Aiyer is being branded by Prime Minister Modi’s ruling cabal as an anti-India conspirator working with Pakistan to depose the BJP government in Gujarat, and to instal a Muslim chief minister there...

    It is the robust and resurgent Nepal they should fear, not an exhausted and internally haemorrhaging Pakistan...

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