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Couple sentenced over smuggling of handicap girl and making her slave

MANCHESTER: Court sentenced old couple and their daughter for smuggling of a deaf and dumb girl from Pakistan and making her slave for twelve years.
The couple Ilyas Ashar 84, his wife Talat Ashar and their 46 year old daughter Faiza were found guilty of smuggling a deaf and dumb…

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Govt stop treating OPs as second class citizens: Malik

NELSON:  Government should stop treating the Overseas Pakistanis as second class citizen and give them their due right, said Muhammad Rafiq Malik, former Advisor.
Government should not deprive Overseas Pakistani from their right of vote, as people living outside are not less patriot than any one, Rafoq Malik said while…

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Gearing up efforts imperative to enter free nation club: Khadim Hussain

BRADFORD: Lord Mayor Councillor Khadim Hussain has said that it is imperative for Kashmiri nation to gear up their efforts for freedom and independent Kashmir if they desire to enter in the club on free nations.
“The time will come one day when Kashmir will be free and independent nation…

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Merkel spied on for 10 years, Obama knew but let it go: German media

BERLIN: US President Barack Obama was personally informed of mobile phone tapping against German Chancellor Angela Merkel, which may have begun as early as 2002, German media reported Sunday as a damaging espionage scandal widened.
Bild am Sonntag newspaper quoted US intelligence sources as saying that National Security Agency chief…

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Pakistan trade delegation meets Sajjad Karim

Strasbourg: The new Governor of Punjab, Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar, and Pakistan’s minister of state for commerce, Mr Khuram Dastgir Khan, met British MEP, Sajjad Karim in the European Parliament to discuss strengthening ties between the EU and Pakistan. Mr Karim, who is the founder and Chairman of the Friends…

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British Kashmiris celebrated National Day

Manchester: The members of British Kashmiri Community celebrated Kashmir National Day of Azad (free) Government of the State of Jammu and Kashmir by hoisting or displaying Kashmir flag in civic ceremonies at Town/City Halls in Manchester, Rochdale, Oldham, Bradford and Luton as part of ‘Kashmir History Week’ celebrations. In…

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Couple jailed for abusing deaf-mute Pakistani girl in UK

LONDON: A British court jailed an elderly couple on Wednesday after a deaf and mute girl was trafficked from Pakistan to work as a servant and then repeatedly raped for nearly a decade.

Ilyas Ashar, 84, and his wife Tallat Ashar, 68, kept the girl in the cellar of their…

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British Muslims congratulate pilgrims

Birmingham: The British Muslims express their joy, satisfaction and congratulate Muslims from all over the world on completing a safe and peaceful Hajj season this year. It is a great relief that by the blessings of Allah (SWT), no major incidents or tragedies were reported during this year’s Hajj…

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British Pakistanis have gained unique space by good gifted skills

SLOUGH: British Pakistanis have, no doubt attained a unique and most respectable space in Britain by using their good gifted skills with complete sincerity and love for this country, said Chaudhry Abdul Razaq, former Mayor Mirpur while addressing a reception.

The reception was hosted by Councillor Commissioner Cabinet Chaudhry Muhammad…

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