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News Pakistan » Government: Pakistan given three-month reprieve over terrorist financing watchlist: minister

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-pakistan-militants-financing/pakistan-given-three-month-reprieve-over-terrorist-financing-watchlist-minister-idUSKCN1G42S1
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

However, Pakistan’s government is concerned the FATF decision could hurt its banking sector, causing financial pain to the economy just as a national election looms. [nL8N1Q53MW]

News Pakistan » Government: Pakistan summons Indian deputy high commissioner over child’s death in alleged firing by forces

News channel or source: https://scroll.in/latest/869388/pakistan-summons-indian-deputy-high-commissioner-over-alleged-death-of-eight-year-old-boy
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

“Unprovoked ceasefire violations by Indian occupation forces along the LoC yesterday resulted in the martyrdom of an 8-year-old boy,” the Pakistan government said in a tweet. Pakistan condemns Indian ceasefire violations along LoC. Foreign Office ...

News Pakistan » Government: UNICEF says Pakistan is riskiest country for newborns

News channel or source: http://www.wral.com/unicef-says-pakistan-is-riskiest-country-for-newborns/17355822/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

"I feel that no matter what tools we send, or how much money you spend, unless you improve the quality and the skill of midwives," babies in Pakistan will continue to die, she said. "We have midwives in government hospitals who cannot deliver a baby," she ...

News Pakistan » Government: Trump, Pakistan, and Kashmir

News channel or source: https://thediplomat.com/2018/02/trump-pakistan-and-kashmir/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

“We can confirm that we are suspending national security assistance only, to Pakistan at this time until the Pakistani government takes decisive action against groups, including the Afghan Taliban and the Haqqani Network,” U.S. State Department ...

News Pakistan » Government: PTA is Planning to Setup China-like National Firewall in Pakistan

News channel or source: https://propakistani.pk/2018/02/20/pta-planning-setup-china-like-national-firewall-pakistan/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

It is worth mentioning here that the government of Pakistan previously made efforts to establish a firewall at national level but it was harshly criticized by internet and human rights associations. In 2012, National ICT R&D Fund, now Ignite, on the behalf ...

News Pakistan » Government: Pakistan Serial Killer Sentenced to Death for Murder and Rape of Girl, 7

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/17/world/asia/pakistan-zainab-amin-imran-ali.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

People across Pakistan expressed dismay over the delayed response by the police to trace the killer, and pressure mounted on the provincial government to bring the perpetrator to justice. Mr. Ali, a part-time construction worker and a neighbor of Zainab ...

News Pakistan » Government: Bitcoin In Pakistan: Government To Declare Cryptocurrency Illegal

News channel or source: http://www.valuewalk.com/2018/02/bitcoin-in-pakistan-ban-illegal-fia-arrest/
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

UPDATE – Pakistan’s Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has launched operations against the people dealing in the cryptocurrencies (Bitcoin and Onecoin). According to reports from local media, FIA has rounded up a suspect involved in the illegal ...

News Pakistan » Government: Also.Also.Also: Emma González Coming for the US Government and She’s Bringing an Entire Generation with Her

News channel or source: https://www.autostraddle.com/also-also-also-emma-gonzalez-is-coming-for-the-us-government-and-shes-bringing-an-entire-generation-with-her-411255/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

GLAAD Introduces Amp, a New Series for LGBTQ Youth. Pakistan Has Changed The Law So Transgender People Can Be Their Gender Without Medical Approval.

News Pakistan » Government: U.S. Seeks To Put Pakistan On Global Terror List

News channel or source: http://www.kqed.org/news/story/2018/02/19/262080/us_seeks_to_put_pakistan_on_global_terror_list
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

And Pakistan says that it is fighting terrorism ... And there were patients crowding in, waiting for help. But the government-appointed doctor hadn't arrived. The clinic had already been taken over by the government. And so there was a clinical assistant ...

News Pakistan » Government: Pakistan scrambles to avoid terror financing watch list

News channel or source: http://www.wfmz.com/news/ap-top-stories/pakistan-tries-to-avoid-watch-list-for-terror-financing/702795426
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

But Kugelman said he doubted Pakistan would undertake bigger changes to address American concerns over long-standing links to Taliban fighting the U.S.-backed government in Afghanistan. "Pakistan has quite rigid interests that entail maintaining ties to ...