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'Had Jinnah lived, Pakistan's political trajectory would have been different'

The Pakistan of today may have been "overwhelmed by unsavoury perceptions of it" but according to the country's leading cultural critic Nadeem F. Paracha, its founder Muhammad Ali Jinnah, was anticipating "a diverse country" where engagement between a Muslim majority and other faiths in various spheres would be able to construct a "dynamic" society and state.

China, Pakistan to produce movie on trade cooperation

Filmmakers from China and Pakistan have announced that they will jointly produce a movie on international trade cooperation.

SC orders Musharraf to return to Pakistan by June 14

Pakistan's Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered former President Pervez Musharraf to return to the country by Thursday as it delivered a withering rebuke for his continued absence from court.

Pakistan SC extends deadline for completion of Sharif's trial

The Pakistan Supreme Court has extended the deadline given to an accountability court for the completion of trial in corruption references against former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law.

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In northeast India, water-management practices to deal with climate change

In a small village on the north bank of the Brahmaputra in Assam in northeast India, farmer Horen Nath stood gazing at his partially submerged paddy field. The floods had kept their annual date but mercifully, the farmer said, the waters have started receding. "The weather has become very strange of late. We always had ample rain,

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IMF cuts India's growth projection, but it still retains world's top spot

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) cut India's growth projections for this fiscal year to 7.3 per cent and for the next to 7.5 per cent on Monday, although the country will still retain i...

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