Abbottabad (Pakistan)

Type: City
Name: Abbottabad (Pakistan) (Abbottabad Airport)
Country: Pakistan
Latitude: 34.150002
Longitude: 73.199997
population: 127,950
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Bound by blood

The political situation in Pakistan seems to have gone haywire. It is clear that the ‘democratic’ process has been severely damaged in that sovereign nation state. The façade of ‘elected leaders’ with electoral majorities has now been removed. This dangerous ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - 12 hours ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 2 reports

9 detainees from former US-run Afghan prison return home

Nine Pakistani detainees have returned home from Afghanistan's Bagram prison, a group representing them said Thursday, as US-led international forces prepare to withdraw from the country by the end of the year.Afghan authorities took over the detention ... [Published Bayou Buzz - 23 hours ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Bearing the brunt: Wholesalers claim loss of ‘millions’ due to sit-ins

The busine­ss commun­ity has been protes­ting over the losses that they have had to bear due to sit-ins and road blocks.The business community has been protesting over the losses that they have had to bear due to sit-ins and road blocks. PHOTO: STOCK ... [Published The Express Tribune - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 5 reports

The Rescue That Wasn’t

The tail of a downed Special Ops helicopter inside bin Laden's compound in Pakistan in 2011. The pilots who led that successful mission belonged to a unit created because of a failed rescue effort in Iran 31 years earlier. REUTERS If you're waiting ... [Published Time - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Dire straits: ‘Democratic institutions in the country must be protected’

JI chief says party agains­t martia­l law, PTI and PAT are doing no servic­e to Pakist­an.PHOTO: EXPRESSABBOTTABAD/PESHAWAR:Jamaat-e-Islami Ameer Sirajul Haq has stated that his party is not in favour of martial law in the country and will continue its ... [Published The Express Tribune - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

JI warns political forces against third force intervention

ISLAMABAD: Presenting a four-point formula to find a solution to the political crisis, Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Ameer Sirajul Haq on Tuesday warned that it would be a failure of the political forces to look towards any third force to intervene.Addressing ... [Published The News International - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

JI striving to save country, democracy, says Siraj

ABBOTTABAD: Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) chief Sirajul Haq Tuesday said that his party was striving hard to save the country, Constitution and the democracy.“We are making all possible efforts to save the democratic institutions. We held meeting with all stake-holders ... [Published The News International - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Siraj to address a public rally at Abbottabad

Home » Peshawar By Peshawar: Amir Jamat-e-Islami Sirajul Haq will address a public meeting at Abbottabad on Tuesday in which he would announce future line of action of his party in the current situation.Amir Jamat-e-Islami Khyber Pukhtunkhwa Professor ... [Published Pakistan Press International - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 2 reports

Pakistani students win Korean praise

ISLAMABAD - A delegation of young students of Pakistani universities from all over the country recently visited South Korea under an exchange programme introduced by the Government of Korea in collaboration with two well-known universities of South Korea, ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 2 reports

ETEA holds entrance test for admission to medical, dental colleges

PESHAWAR: The Educational Testing and Evaluation Agency (ETEA) on Sunday organised entrance test 2014 for admissions in medical and dental colleges in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.The entrance test for the students was organised in four different centres i.e. Islamia ... [Published The News International - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Abbottabad schools fleecing students in the name of IDPs

ABBOTTABAD: Majority of schools in Abbottabad are fleecing their students in the name of internally displaced persons (IDPs) by demanding huge sums of money as donation and that too without official receipts.Dozens of parents, who approached this scribe, ... [Published The News International - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 2 reports

KMU announces MBBS results

PESHAWAR - The Khyber Medical University (KMU) Peshawar has announced MBBS Final Professional Annual Examinations session 2013 results.A total of 868 students passed the exam out of 1157 students in the final year professional MBBS examinations 2013. ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Aug 17 2014]

Quotes

...declined any possibility of accepting Imran Khan as their common leader as a result of negotiations with government until Dr Qadri would allow. "Even our demonstrators have not merged with those present in the sit-in of PTI. After all, he is a politician like those we have demanded to step down." she held
"The families of the detainees have been informed by the International Red Cross (ICRC) that their loved ones have been handed over to the Pakistani authorities" a statement by the Justice Project Pakistan (JPP), which has been pursuing Islamabad to secure their release, said
"After hearing the news of his detention in Bagram, his aged mother passed away. Father of three Shoaib Khan was the main bread winner of the family. After he was detained in Bagram Shoaib’s aged father has had to go back to work to make ends meet" it added
...He has written about his expereinces in the newly published book, "Company Man: Thirty Years of Controversy and Crisis in the CIA."

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Democracy, not bombing, is the answer to IS [Published Middle East Eye - 4 hours ago]
PTI sit-in turns into musical concert [Published The News International - 11 hours ago]
No unconstitutional step to be accepted: lawyers [Published The News International - 11 hours ago]
Two marches, many stories [Published The Nation Pakistan - 12 hours ago]
Bound by blood [Published Calcutta Telegraph - 12 hours ago]
US offers $30m in search for Haqqanis [Published The Nation Pakistan - 13 hours ago]
Failed US War on Terror resulted from bizarre s... [Published Informed Comment - 17 hours ago]
Tomgram: Patrick Cockburn, How to Ensure a Thri... [Published Tom Dispatch - 18 hours ago]
9 detainees from former US-run Afghan prison re... [Published Bayou Buzz - 23 hours ago]
Pakistan’s Payback for Drone Attacks [Published Foreign Policy In Focus - 23 hours ago]
Why Washington's war on terror failed: the unde... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Aug 21 2014]
Nine Bagram Detainees Return to Pakistan [Published Naharnet - Aug 21 2014]
Why Washington’s War on Terror Failed [Published Huffington Post - Aug 21 2014]
Pakistan: Under The Shadow Of The Military Jack... [Published Eurasia Review - Aug 21 2014]
David Ignatius: Obama should send envoys to Iraq [Published Topeka Capital-Journal - Aug 21 2014]
Bearing the brunt: Wholesalers claim loss of ‘m... [Published The Express Tribune - Aug 21 2014]
The Rescue That Wasn’t [Published Time - Aug 21 2014]
The Rescue That Wasn’t [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Aug 21 2014]
The Rescue That Wasn’t [Published Swampland - Aug 21 2014]
The Rescue That Wasn’t [Published The China Blog - Aug 21 2014]
The Rescue That Wasn’t [Published TIME.com - Aug 21 2014]
Jamiat spearheads moves to oust PTI in KP [Published Oman Tribune - Aug 21 2014]
Big Rail Cites Bin Laden, Al Qaeda to Fight Oil... [Published Firedoglake - Aug 20 2014]
'I Could Have Stopped Them': Ex-CIA Lawyer Defe... [Published Spiegel Online - Aug 20 2014]
100 Filipinos join Isil in Iraq [Published Gulf News - Aug 20 2014]
JI warns political forces against third force i... [Published The News International - Aug 20 2014]
We dont want to oust PTI govt in KP, says PML-N... [Published The News International - Aug 20 2014]
JI striving to save country, democracy, says Siraj [Published The News International - Aug 20 2014]
Dire straits: ‘Democratic institutions in the c... [Published The Express Tribune - Aug 20 2014]
Obama’s troubles [Published Qatar Peninsula - Aug 19 2014]
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Failed US War on Terror resulted from bizarre s... [Published Informed Comment - 17 hours ago]
By Patrick Cockburn via Tomdispatch.com [This essay is excerpted from the first chapter of Patrick Cockburn’s new book,  The Jihadis Return: ISIS and the New Sunni Uprising , with special thanks to his publisher,  OR Books .  The first section is a ...
The Rescue That Wasn’t [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Aug 21 2014]
The Pentagon spoiled Americans will its near-perfect grab of Osama bin Laden in May 2011. Save for a wrecked helicopter, Operation Neptune Spear went off without a hitch (assuming, as many Americans did, that taking bin Laden alive was never a top priority). ...
The Rescue That Wasn’t [Published Swampland - Aug 21 2014]
The Pentagon spoiled Americans will its near-perfect grab of Osama bin Laden in May 2011. Save for a wrecked helicopter, Operation Neptune Spear went off without a hitch (assuming, as many Americans did, that taking bin Laden alive was never a top priority). ...
The Rescue That Wasn’t [Published The China Blog - Aug 21 2014]
The Pentagon spoiled Americans will its near-perfect grab of Osama bin Laden in May 2011. Save for a wrecked helicopter, Operation Neptune Spear went off without a hitch (assuming, as many Americans did, that taking bin Laden alive was never a top priority). ...
The Rescue That Wasn’t [Published TIME.com - Aug 21 2014]
The Pentagon spoiled Americans will its near-perfect grab of Osama bin Laden in May 2011. Save for a wrecked helicopter, Operation Neptune Spear went off without a hitch (assuming, as many Americans did, that taking bin Laden alive was never a top priority). ...
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