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Cricket: India near batting record

Monday, January 16th 2006, 11:19
related countries: India India

India's Virender Sehwag and Rahul Dravid close in on a world record in the first Test against Pakistan.
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Bad light holds up Indian reply

Sunday, January 15th 2006, 6:07
related countries: India India
related places: Lahore

Play is under way after bad light delays the start of play between Pakistan and India in Lahore.
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'Zawahiri' strike sparks protest

Saturday, January 14th 2006, 16:50
related countries: United States United States

Pakistan protests to the US after a missile attack targeting al-Qaeda's deputy leader kills 18 people.
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Zawahiri 'not hit by US missile'

Saturday, January 14th 2006, 13:59
related countries: United States United States

Al-Qaeda's deputy leader was not in a Pakistani village hit in an apparent missile attack, officials say.
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Pakistan raid 'targets al-Qaeda'

Saturday, January 14th 2006, 10:49
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

An airstrike by US forces on a village in Pakistan may have targeted al-Qaeda's deputy leader, reports say.
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Cricket: Pakistan dominate India

Friday, January 13th 2006, 11:57
related countries: India India

Younis Khan and Mohammad Yousuf share an unbroken 190 as Pakistan hit 326-2 after day one of the first Test.
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Cricket: India starts brightly

Sunday, January 8th 2006, 11:14
related countries: India India

Opener Imran Farhat strikes a century as Pakistan A launch a recovery in their tour match against India in Lahore.
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Cricket: India starts brightly

Saturday, January 7th 2006, 11:57
related countries: India India
related places: Lahore

Sachin Tendulkar top scores with 74 as India reach 298-4 on the opening day against Pakistan A in Lahore.
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Many dead in Waziristan violence

Saturday, January 7th 2006, 11:04
related places: Waziristan

Eight soldiers and eight other people are killed in violence in Pakistan's North Waziristan region, reports say.
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Squash pioneer Roshan Khan dies

Saturday, January 7th 2006, 8:38
related places: Karachi

Roshan Khan, one of the pioneers of squash in Pakistan, has died in Karachi at the age of 78.
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UN suspends Pakistan aid flights

Saturday, January 7th 2006, 3:45
related places: Kashmir

The UN stops aid flights to some Pakistan earthquake victims after two of its helicopters are attacked.
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Friday, January 6th 2006, 14:16
related countries: India India

India and Pakistan agree the date for the reopening of a rail link suspended more than 40 years ago.
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Quake survivors die in tent fire

Friday, January 6th 2006, 8:04
related places: Kashmir

Three children are killed in Pakistani-administered Kashmir by fire in a tent housing quake survivors.
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Chappell excited by Pakistan tour

Thursday, January 5th 2006, 10:16
related countries: India India

Greg Chappell is relishing the challenge of coaching India in a series against Pakistan.
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Thursday, January 5th 2006, 7:13
related countries: India India

India and Pakistan begin talks on reopening a rail link shut down 40 years ago after they went to war.
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Aid flights resume in quake zone

Wednesday, January 4th 2006, 10:10

Helicopter relief flights resume in Pakistan's quake zone after being grounded for three days by poor weather.
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Ganguly finds form ahead of tour

Wednesday, January 4th 2006, 9:18
related countries: India India

Sourav Ganguly hits a fluent fifty in his last match ahead of India's tour of Pakistan.
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Pakistan denies new reactor plan

Tuesday, January 3rd 2006, 14:15
related countries: China China

Pakistan denies a newspaper report it is in talks to buy between six and eight new nuclear reactors from China.
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Pakistan tells India to back off

Monday, January 2nd 2006, 17:56
related countries: India India
related places: Delhi

Pakistan tells India to mind its own business after Delhi voices concern at unrest in Balochistan province.
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Ganguly reflects on 'worst year'

Monday, January 2nd 2006, 11:53

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly is determined to revive his faltering fortunes in Pakistan.
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Bridge blown up in Balochistan

Saturday, December 31st 2005, 11:02

Suspected tribal militants blow up a railway bridge in Pakistan's troubled province of Balochistan, officials say.
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Many killed in Pakistan avalanche

Friday, December 30th 2005, 13:07

At least 24 people are killed in an avalanche in north-west Pakistan while digging for gemstones, officials say.
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Protest in Pakistan against dam

Thursday, December 29th 2005, 18:37

Thousands take part in a protest rally against the construction of Kalabagh Dam in Pakistan.
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Fugitive Taleban leader sentenced

Thursday, December 29th 2005, 10:49

A Pakistani court sentences a top Taleban commander to life in prison for trying to kill a member of parliament.
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Madrassas refuse to expel pupils

Wednesday, December 28th 2005, 13:16

Pakistan's religious schools refuse to meet the president's 31 December deadline to expel foreign students.
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Pakistan star Razzaq in hospital

Wednesday, December 28th 2005, 10:00
related countries: India India
related places: Razzaq

Pakistan's Abdul Razzaq could miss the start of the Test series against India because of a chest infection.
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Greek MPs press 'abductions' case

Tuesday, December 27th 2005, 23:32
related countries: Greece Greece

Opposition MPs in Greece seek more information over claims Pakistani migrants were abducted by agents.
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Selector queries Ganguly decision

Monday, December 26th 2005, 8:23
related countries: India India

India selector Kiran More denounces Sourav Ganguly for skipping domestic cricket ahead of the Pakistan tour.
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Ganguly recalled to face Pakistan

Saturday, December 24th 2005, 7:58

India recall former captain Sourav Ganguly to the squad to tour Pakistan next month.
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Quake road bus plunge 'kills 24'

Tuesday, December 20th 2005, 16:12
related places: Kashmir

Police say at least 24 people have died after a bus plunged off a road in quake-hit Pakistan-controlled Kashmir.
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Cheney visits quake-hit Pakistan

Tuesday, December 20th 2005, 7:33
related countries: United States United States

US Vice President Dick Cheney is in Pakistan to tour areas affected by the October earthquake.
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Pakistan hang on to clinch series

Monday, December 19th 2005, 14:10
related places: Rawalpindi

Pakistan beat England by 13 runs to take an unassailable 3-1 lead in the one-day series.
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Cricket: Flintoff hopeful for finish

Saturday, December 17th 2005, 14:45
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Andrew Flintoff says England are determined to end their tour of Pakistan and the year on a high note.
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Cricket: England in record defeat

Thursday, December 15th 2005, 13:08
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England equal their heaviest defeat ever, with a 165-run loss to Pakistan in the third one-day international.
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Pakistan general hurt in attack

Thursday, December 15th 2005, 13:00

Pakistan's Frontier Corps head and his deputy are hurt after shots are fired at their helicopter in Balochistan.
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Rockets hit south-west Pakistan

Wednesday, December 14th 2005, 12:31

Rockets land near military camps in Pakistan's Baluchistan province during a visit by President Pervez Musharraf.
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Greece to probe abduction claims

Tuesday, December 13th 2005, 21:57
related countries: Greece Greece, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Athens

Greek police are to investigate allegations that seven Pakistani men in Athens were illegally held by British agents.
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Cricket: Trescothick rejects fears

Monday, December 12th 2005, 15:08
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England captain Marcus Trescothick plays down Geoff Boycott's accusation that sleep deprivation cost them defeat in Pakistan.
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Funerals for Pakistan blaze dead

Monday, December 12th 2005, 12:32

Funerals are held in Pakistan for more than 40 wedding guests killed in a blaze on a bus started by fireworks.
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Pakistan wedding inferno kills 40

Sunday, December 11th 2005, 19:35

At least 40 people are killed after firecrackers set a bus full of wedding guests ablaze in Pakistan.
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Cricket: England beat Pakistan

Saturday, December 10th 2005, 13:47
related places: Lahore

England make 327-4, their highest one-day score on foreign soil, to beat Pakistan by 42 runs in Lahore.
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Several killed in Pakistan blast

Thursday, December 8th 2005, 13:05
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

A bomb explosion in Pakistan's tribal area bordering Afghanistan kills 12 people, officials say.
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'Bandits killed' in Taleban clash

Wednesday, December 7th 2005, 16:57
related places: Waziristan

At least 15 die as suspected Taleban fighters and bandits clash in North Waziristan in Pakistan, eyewitnesses say.
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Tent fire kills quake survivors

Wednesday, December 7th 2005, 9:42

A fire in a tent housing earthquake survivors in Pakistan kills seven, four of them children, police say.
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Lakes 'threaten' quake survivors

Wednesday, December 7th 2005, 5:04

Huge lakes created by the October earthquake threaten more than 10,000 people, Pakistan's military says.
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Cricket: Pakistan Test ranking up

Sunday, December 4th 2005, 9:09

Pakistan climb up to fourth in the ICC rankings, while Inzamam-ul-Haq and Shoaib Akhtar also enjoy rises.
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UN wants more Pakistan funds

Saturday, December 3rd 2005, 20:26

The UN says it needs more money to maintain Pakistani quake relief operations throughout the winter.
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Blast 'kills al-Qaeda commander'

Saturday, December 3rd 2005, 13:16

A senior al-Qaeda commander, Abu Hamza Rabia, has been killed near the Afghan border, Pakistan says.
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Brilliant Pakistan crush England

Saturday, December 3rd 2005, 8:54
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England collapse to an innings and 100-run defeat in the final Test to lose the series in Pakistan 2-0.
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England dig deep in hunt for draw

Friday, December 2nd 2005, 11:34
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Ian Bell and Paul Collingwood give England hope of avoiding defeat in the third Test against Pakistan.
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Key Afghan border crossing shut

Friday, December 2nd 2005, 11:32
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

One of the two main border crossings between Pakistan and Afghanistan is closed down after a clash.
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Cricket: England win 'impossible'

Thursday, December 1st 2005, 12:38
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Duncan Fletcher admits England have blown their chance to win the final Test against Pakistan but feels they can get a draw.
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Cricket: Pakistan take lead

Thursday, December 1st 2005, 11:44
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Mohammad Yousuf and Kamran Akmal score centuries as Pakistan take a lead of 158 over England in the third Test.
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Five killed in Waziristan blast

Thursday, December 1st 2005, 9:42
related places: Waziristan

Five suspected Islamic militants die in a blast in a tribal area in north-west Pakistan, officials say.
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Bhutto cleared in corruption case

Wednesday, November 30th 2005, 16:37

A court in Pakistan acquits former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto and four others of corruption.
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Cricket: Pakistan recovery

Wednesday, November 30th 2005, 11:35
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Lahore

Pakistan reach 185-4 at the close, replying to England's 288 in the final Test in Lahore.
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'Militants' surrender in Pakistan

Tuesday, November 29th 2005, 11:59
related places: Waziristan

Thirty-five suspected Islamic militants surrender in Pakistan under a peace deal reached in Waziristan.
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India-Pakistan consulates delayed

Monday, November 28th 2005, 18:05
related countries: India India
related places: Karachi, Mumbai

Delays hit the opening of consulates by Pakistan and India in Mumbai and Karachi, Pakistani authorities say.
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England seek win to square series

Monday, November 28th 2005, 11:39
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England go into the Lahore Test against Pakistan on Tuesday needing a win to prevent a first series defeat in two years.
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Inzi reveals past 'quit' dilemma

Friday, November 25th 2005, 9:19

Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq says he was so unhappy about his form that he considered retiring in 2003.
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Cricket: England secure draw

Thursday, November 24th 2005, 11:41
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England survive a batting collapse to secure a draw with Pakistan in the second Test in Faisalabad.
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US convicts man of al-Qaeda plot

Thursday, November 24th 2005, 5:19
related countries: United States United States

A Pakistani man is convicted in the US of trying to help al-Qaeda after insisting he made a forced confession.
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Women resist 'honour' marriages

Wednesday, November 23rd 2005, 18:10

Five women from the same Pakistan family refuse to fulfil marriages that took place when they were children.
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Inspired Flintoff revives England

Wednesday, November 23rd 2005, 11:45
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Andrew Flintoff's three wickets lift England hopes as Pakistan end day four on 183-6, 199 runs ahead.
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Cricket: Afridi banned for damage

Monday, November 21st 2005, 17:47
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Pakistan's Shahid Afridi is banned for a Test and two one-dayers after scraping his boots on the wicket in the second Test against England.
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More civilians cross Kashmir line

Monday, November 21st 2005, 15:14
related countries: India India
related places: Kashmir

Nine more civilians cross from Indian to Pakistani administered Kashmir under a post-earthquake accord.
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Cricket: Day of drama in Pakistan

Monday, November 21st 2005, 11:28

England end an incident-packed day on 113-3 replying to Pakistan's 462 all out in the Faisalabad Test.
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Cricket: England bowlers suffer

Sunday, November 20th 2005, 11:42
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Pakistan hit 300-4 on day one of the second Test against England as the bowlers suffer in the final session.
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Live: Pakistan v England

Sunday, November 20th 2005, 9:44
related places: Faisalabad

Latest news from the first day of the second Test at Faisalabad.
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Quake pledges exceed aid target

Saturday, November 19th 2005, 15:44

International pledges to the Pakistan earthquake fund now exceed the $5.2bn needed, the prime minister says.
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Civilians cross Kashmiri divide

Saturday, November 19th 2005, 14:17
related countries: India India
related places: Kashmir, Kashmiri

India allows a group of 24 - mainly elderly - civilians to cross over into Pakistani-administered Kashmir.
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Iran given 'nuclear weapon' data

Friday, November 18th 2005, 22:54
related countries: Iran Iran

Iran surrenders documents it says it received from Pakistani scientist AQ Khan on nuclear bomb technology.
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Pakistan ready to discard Shabbir

Friday, November 18th 2005, 12:22
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Faisalabad

Suspect bowler Shabbir Ahmed might be dropped by Pakistan for the second Test against England in Faisalabad.
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UN chief tours quake-hit Pakistan

Friday, November 18th 2005, 10:31

UN Secretary General Kofi Annan tours quake-hit areas of Pakistan, calling for a "gigantic" aid effort.
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Pakistan duo face bowling inquiry

Thursday, November 17th 2005, 9:38

Pakistan bowlers Shabbir Ahmed and Shoaib Malik have their actions reported to the ICC.
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Pakistan 'needs $5.2bn quake aid'

Wednesday, November 16th 2005, 19:37

Pakistan says it needs at least $5.2bn to recover from last month's quake ahead of a key donors meeting.
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Fifth Kashmir border point opens

Wednesday, November 16th 2005, 11:21
related countries: India India
related places: Kashmir

India and Pakistan open a fifth crossing on the Line of Control in Kashmir to help earthquake victims.
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