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The Latest: Muslim runs for California lt. gov

Added: 29.03.2017 22:41 | 5 views | 0 comments

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Latest on a Muslim immigrant running for California lieutenant governor (all times local):
2:40 p.m.
A Pakistani-born doctor who's running for lieutenant governor of California says his priorities are saving Obamacare and fighting what he calls "Donald Trump's hate."
Dr. Asif Mahmood announced his candidacy ...


Muslim immigrant enters California lieutenant governor race

Added: 29.03.2017 20:14 | 3 views | 0 comments

A physician who came to the U.S. from Pakistan on Wednesday will join the 2018 race for California lieutenant governor, promising to run on his Muslim faith, immigrant past and career in medicine.


Indian red faces over tallest flag at Pakistan border

Added: 29.03.2017 17:12 | 4 views | 0 comments

The flag on the Pakistan border is to be replaced for a fourth time after being torn by the wind.


Pakistan bowler Irfan suspended for year over spot-fixing

Added: 29.03.2017 14:55 | 2 views | 0 comments

Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Irfan has been suspended for a year and fined 1 million rupees (764,881 pounds) after failing to disclose two approaches made by bookmakers during this year's Pakistan Super League (PSL), the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said on Wednesday.

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Pakistan bowler Irfan banned for a year

Added: 29.03.2017 13:39 | 10 views | 0 comments

ISLAMABAD (AP) The Pakistan Cricket Board has suspended Mohammad Irfan for a year and also fined the tall fast bowler one million rupees ($9,500) for violating the sport's anti-corruption code during the Pakistan Super League.


Pakistan bowler Irfan suspended for a year for spot-fixing

Added: 29.03.2017 13:23 | 8 views | 0 comments

Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Irfan is banned for a year by the Pakistan Cricket Board for spot-fixing.

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Pakistan says Facebook vows to tackle concerns over blasphemous content

Added: 28.03.2017 18:05 | 7 views | 0 comments

Facebook has assured Pakistan that concerns about blasphemous content on the social media site will be addressed and a company delegation will visit this week to discuss the issue with the government, the interior minister said on Tuesday.


Pakistan TV's Aamir Liaquat Hussain must apologise for 'hate speech'

Added: 28.03.2017 12:12 | 1 views | 0 comments

Officials order a televangelist to say sorry to liberals he accused of blasphemy or go off-air.

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Pakistan launches special anti-polio drive in Islamabad

Added: 28.03.2017 10:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

ISLAMABAD (AP) - A Pakistani health official says a special anti-polio drive has been launched in Islamabad after traces of the polio virus were found in the city's sewage system.
The virus was detected weeks ago but so far no cases have been reported in Islamabad.
Dr. Rana Safdar, who ...

Tags: Pakistan, FDA

Pakistan says starts fencing Afghanistan border in 'high-threat zones'

Added: 27.03.2017 13:03 | 4 views | 0 comments

Pakistan has begun building a fence on its disputed 2,500 km (1,500 mile) border with Afghanistan to prevent incursions by militants, Pakistan's army chief said, in a move likely to further strain relations between the two countries. Pakistan has blamed Pakistani Taliban militants it says are based on Afghan soil for a spate of attacks at home in recent months, urging Kabul to eradicate "sanctuaries" for militants. Citing the attacks, Islamabad earlier this month temporarily shut the main crossing points along the colonial-era Durand Line border, drawn up in 1893 and rejected by Afghanistan.

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