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2012-07-09 13:40:29

While the science community celebrates a monumental discovery, one researcher who helped lead the discovery of the God particle has been shunned by his home country.

2009-03-30 07:44:00

WASHINGTON, March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- How does it feel returning back to your country after 25 years in search for answers? Ayesha Khan tells a story about a young man, Armaghan, who returns to Pakistan after 25 years to search out his Sufi master.

2008-10-14 00:00:30

By Avijit Ghosh Anyone who grew up listening to film music on radio in the pre- FM era would remember the ritual observed before every song was played.

2008-09-29 03:00:23

Text of report by staff correspondent headlined "Bomb scare at Lahore airport" published by Pakistani newspaper Daily Times website on 28 September Lahore: A hoax call that warned a bomb had been planted in the parking lot of Lahore's Allama Iqbal International Airport created panic among security personnel and passengers on Saturday [27 September].

2008-09-24 09:00:41

Pakistan will seek nuclear fuel assistance from China in a bid to build 10 new nuclear power plants over the next 22 years, sources say.

2008-09-24 03:00:26

Text of report headlined "Pakistan to install 10 n-power plants" by Pakistani newspaper The News website on 24 September [by Khalid Mustafa] Islamabad: Pakistan will install 10 nuclear power plants in toto for which six sites have been selected to make possible "the mission impossible" to increase capacity to generate 8,800 MW of nuclear energy in over 22 years time, a senior government official told The News.

2008-09-22 03:00:08

Pakistani Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani says tight security helped prevent Saturday's Islamabad hotel attackers from hitting his residence.

2008-09-17 09:00:19

At 1400 gmt on 16 September Pakistan's Geo TV News carried live its regularly scheduled "Capital Talk" program relayed from the channel's Islamabad studio. Prominent Pakistani journalist Hamid Mir is the host of the popular talk show in Pakistan. The guests were Retired Lt. Gen.

2008-08-22 09:00:08

By Andrew Buncombe; Omar Waraich PAKISTAN'S CONFLICT with militants took a savage turn yesterday at the country's main weapons complex where two suicide bombers set off blasts that killed dozens of people and wounded hundreds.

2008-08-20 18:00:51

By CAROLINE INNES A MERSEYSIDE doctor was suspended just weeks before hewas due to retire. Dr Javaid Iqbal, of the Halewood Health Centre, was barred from practising on July 24 by the General Medical Council (GMC). He was due to retire on September 1 after 43 years' service within the NHS.

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