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Pakistan court grants bail to 26/11-attack-accused Lakhvi

With a weak defence evidence against Mumbai terror attack accused Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, a Pakistani court in Islamabad has granted bail to the alleged mastermind in a second case, against surety bonds worth Pakistani Rs.200,000 (about $1,900), media reported. The civil court of Mian Azhar Nadeem heard the bail application of Lakhvi on Thursday where his counsel, Rizwan Abbasi, argued ...

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Pakistan Seeks $1.1 Billion From IMF, May Get with Riders on Lowering Deficit

Pakistan will more likely receive a loan instalment 1.1 billion dollars from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) next month as the latter is satisfied with its economic performance, government officials said here Saturday. According to Pakistan finance ministry, this will enable the IMF to go to their Board for the release of fifth tranche of about 1.1 billion dollars, possibly ...

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