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News Pakistan » Punjab: Pakistan Approves Motion To Make Mandarin An Official Language

News channel or source: https://www.outlookindia.com/website/story/pakistan-approves-motion-to-make-mandarin-an-official-language/308536
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Punjabi, which is widely spoken in Punjab province of Pakistan, Pashto and many other native languages have not been declared official languages of the country. According to Dawn News, Pakistanis are more interested in learning the Chinese language than ...

News Pakistan » Punjab: Child killer appeals against his death sentence in Pakistan

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/02/20/child-killer-appeals-against-his-death-sentence-in-pakistan.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

LAHORE, Pakistan – A Pakistani prosecutor says the serial child killer who was given the death sentence last week for killing eight children in eastern Punjab province has filed an appeal against his conviction and sentence. Munir Siyal said on Tuesday ...

News Pakistan » Punjab: Seized, but not ceased: Banned charities pose challenge for Pakistan

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-pakistan-militants-financing/seized-but-not-ceased-banned-charities-pose-challenge-for-pakistan-idUSKCN1G423Q
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

RAWALPINDI/MURIDKE, Pakistan (Reuters) - The vast network of Islamist charities ... about the JuD’s facilities which have been taken over,” a spokesman for the Punjab provincial government, Malik Mohammad Ahmad Khan, told Reuters.

News Pakistan » Punjab: 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

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — An antiterrorism court in Pakistan on Saturday ... according to Ehtesham Qadir, the prosecutor general of Punjab Province. Zainab went missing on Jan. 4 after leaving her house to take Quran lessons at her aunt’s home in Kasur ...

News Pakistan » Punjab: All but Forgotten: Choudhary Rahmat Ali, the Inventor and First Champion of Pakistan

News channel or source: https://thewire.in/225526/choudhary-rahmat-ali-the-inventor-of-pakistan/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

It was accompanied by a letter which ran as follows: ‘Dear Sir or Madam, I am enclosing herewith an appeal on behalf of the thirty million Muslims of PAKISTAN, who live in the five Northern Units of India – Punjab, North-West Frontier (Afghan ...

News Pakistan » Punjab: Witnesses in Sacramento terror case testify from Pakistan in rare late-night court session

News channel or source: http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/article200969324.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Hayat returned to Pakistan around 2003 and got married in the winter of ... she admitted her brother was politically active in the state of Punjab, but said he had never gone to Afghanistan to wage jihad against the Russians. Tayyaba Fahim said she could ...

News Pakistan » Punjab: Pakistan cricketer turned politician Khan marries 3rd time

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/wireStory/pakistan-cricketer-turned-politician-khan-marries-3rd-time-53191518
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Pakistan's cricket legend turned politician Imran Khan has ... Maneka comes from a deeply conservative and politically influential family from eastern Punjab province Khan acquired a reputation as a playboy and ladies' man during his international cricket ...

News Pakistan » Punjab: Kasur rapist-murderer sentenced to death in Pakistan

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/02/kasur-rapist-murderer-sentenced-death-pakistan-180217093400704.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Zainab was found dead in a rubbish dump on January 9 in Kasur district near Lahore, in Punjab province, several days after her ... I want him hanged where he killed my girl." WATCH: Pakistan - Rape, murder of Zainab stirs anger (1:49) The rape and murder ...

News Pakistan » Punjab: Pakistan: Zainab Ansari's Confessed Killer Sentenced To Death

News channel or source: http://wamc.org/post/pakistan-zainab-ansaris-confessed-killer-sentenced-death
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

As NPR's Diaa Hadid has reported, "Once famed for its Sufi shrines, Kasur, Pakistan, is now synonymous with darkness. During a period of two years, at least 13 children have been raped and killed in this city of less than a million people in Punjab ...

News Pakistan » Punjab: Pakistan to send transgenders as Haj volunteers

News channel or source: http://www.abplive.in/world-news/pakistan-to-send-transgenders-as-haj-volunteers-653208
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Islamabad: For the first time in the history of Pakistan, transgenders will be part of a team of ... his organisation is planning recruitment processes in Punjab, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan. "This can be a game changer and can significantly improve ...