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Mamnoon Hussain waselected 12th President of Pakistan on Tuesday. The President-elect will take the oath for his five-year term on 8 September, 2013 when incumbent President Asif Ali Zardari's constitutional tenure is due to expire.
A blast has killed at least two and injured over 60 including women and children at Lahore Railway Station, here on Tuesday.
LAHORE: Acting Governor Yasin Anwar has been appointed as the 17th Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP). He is appointed on the advice of Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani who was approved by President Asif Ali Zardari.
During her two-day visit, Secretary Clinton will meet with Pakistani political and military leadership to persuade them to launch a military offensive against the Haqqani Network in the Pakistani tribal areas.
A US diplomats' vehicle hit a motorcyclist in the Blue Area of Islamabad, the Pakistani capital. Police let the diplomats go as they had valid documents which showed that they enjoy diplomatic immunity.
LAHORE: First class Pakistani cricketer Nauman Habib has been killed in Peshawar. He was kidnapped three days ago and police have been investigating the case. According to police, his body was recovered from the Hayatabad area of Peshawar.
A 7.6 magnitude of earthquake struck the Pakistan-administered Kashmir on 8 October2005. The ADB estimated a loss of $5.2 billion, and the international community provided $ 5.4 billion aid for the rehabilitation of the quake-hit areas.
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