User: newstrust Topic: Pakistan
Category: Democracy Matters
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In Pakistan, Growing Concern Over Tensions Between Military And Civilian Leaders 10.10.2017 NPR News
Many in the ruling party believe they are being undermined by Pakistani military and intelligence officials, backed by what they see as a subservient judiciary.
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Every day six people killed extra-judicially in Balochistan: Ahmar Mustikhan 5.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
Geneva [Switzerland], Oct.5 : Human rights violations in Balochistan province of Pakistan have drawn concern and criticism globally.
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US Provides Military Assistance to 73 Percent of World's Dictatorships 23.9.2017 Truthout - All Articles
For decades, the US government and the corporate media have promoted the notion that US acts of war are motivated by the need to counter "evil dictators" and promote democracy. But a look at publicly available federal fiscal data and defense spending reports shows that the US actually supports over 73 percent of the world's dictatorships with military assistance. Demonstrators with CodePink protest weapon sales to Saudi Arabia outside the Hart Senate Office building on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, September 7, 2016. (Photo: Jim Watson / AFP / Getty Images) Truthout is your go-to source for news about the most critical issues of our time. If you want to see more stories like this one, make a tax-deductible donation today! For decades, the American people have been repeatedly told by their government and corporate-run media that acts of war ordered by their president have been largely motivated by the need to counter acts of aggression or oppression by "evil dictators." We were told we had to invade ...
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Benazir Bhutto murdered again after 10 years 2.9.2017 Opinion – The Indian Express
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Won't accept U.S. policy to make Indian PM 'Chaudhary' of Pak: Rabbani 27.8.2017 New Kerala: World News
Islamabad [Pakistan], August 27 : Senate Chairman Mian Raza Rabbani on Saturday said that they "will not accept the United States policy to make the Indian Prime Minister a Chaudhary of this region."
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History is not repeating itself 13.8.2017 Hindu: Lead
Street power and the electorate’s wishes may well redefine the nature of who holds power in Pakistan
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Tactics being used to undermine Parliament: Rabbani 3.8.2017 New Kerala: World News
Lahore [Pakistan], Aug 3 : Senate Chairman Mian Raza Rabbani has urged judiciary, Executive and Parliament to work within the ambit of the Constitution for the stability of Pakistan and said that parliament is the weakest institution in Pakistan as in the past it was not allowed to function by imposing martial law.
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Judiciary’s coup 1.8.2017 Columns – The Indian Express
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Supreme courts expose the frailty of democracies around the world 31.7.2017 Washington Post
Supreme courts expose the frailty of democracies around the world
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Sharif ouster leaves power vacuum 29.7.2017 Hindu: International
Experts say Pakistan’s parliamentary system of government remains unshaken despite PM’s removal
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Panama Papers case verdict may finally usher accountability in Pakistan, says editorial 28.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
Islamabad [Pakistan], July 28 : In a country where public officials, elected and unelected, routinely and brazenly live beyond their known and legal sources of income and wealth, the Supreme Court's verdict in connection with the Panama Papers case in Pakistan may be the beginning of a new era of public disclosure and accountability, an editorial in the Dawn newspaper said Friday.
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‘Indo-U.S ties should be based on development, not arms trade’, says Larry Pressler 21.7.2017 Hindu: Home
The former U.S Senator talks about America’s relations with Pakistan, the 2016 presidential elections and Narendra Modi
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Nawaz Sharif is doing miserably: Musharraf 25.4.2017 New Kerala: World News
Nawaz Sharif is doing miserably: Musharraf
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The Daily 202: Trump’s lurch toward corporatism, globalism shows why Bannon’s marginalization matters 13.4.2017 Washington Post: Politics
Eight flip-flops in one day
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Zardari, Bilawal confirm plans to contest elections 28.12.2016 New Kerala: World News
Zardari, Bilawal confirm plans to contest elections
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The new chief 25.11.2016 Editorials – The Indian Express
Musharraf admits to receiving huge financial aid from Saudi King 9.11.2016 New Kerala: World News
Musharraf admits to receiving huge financial aid from Saudi King
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Imran Khan terms arrest of PTI workers as 'abduction', asks SC to take cognizance 31.10.2016 New Kerala: World News
Imran Khan terms arrest of PTI workers as 'abduction', asks SC to take cognizance
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Imran Khan vows to go ahead with Islamabad 'lockdown' Nov 2 29.10.2016 New Kerala: World News
Imran Khan vows to go ahead with Islamabad 'lockdown' Nov 2
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Will show Nawaz Sharif what democracy is on Nov. 2nd: Imran Khan 29.10.2016 New Kerala: World News
Will show Nawaz Sharif what democracy is on Nov. 2nd: Imran Khan
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