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Slain governor, Oscar winner honoured on Pakistan Day

Slain Punjab governor Salmaan Taseer, Oscar-winning filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy and Interior Minister Rehman Malik were among those who were awarded the country's highest honour on Pakistan Day......

Pak judge who convicted Taseer's assassin seeks refuge in Saudi

The Pakistani judge who gave the death sentence to Punjab governor Salmaan Taseer's self-confessed assassin has sought refuge in Saudi Arabia with his family after receiving death threats from......

Taseer case: Cops quiz stepmother, stepbrother

Pakistani police have questioned the stepmother and a stepbrother of kidnapped son of slain Punjab governor Salman Taseer over their alleged "property dispute" and now believe that religious......

Taseer Abduction: Cops following many leads

Pakistani police is probing the possibility of supporters of slain Punjab governor Salman Taseer's assassin being behind the kidnapping of his son as part of leads into the case, but are yet to......

Slain Pak gov Taseer honoured with Nishan-e-Imtiaz

Salman Taseer, the slain governor of Pakistan's Punjab province, has been posthumously conferred with one of the country's highest civilian honours, months after he was gunned down by an extremist......

The stunning NEW Hyundai Verna

Hyundai Motor India Ltd, which launched the luxury mid-size Fluidic Verna sedan recently said the company had received 5,000 bookings for the car within five days of launch. H W Park,......

Budget: Govt may hike tax exemption limit

Taxpayers can expect some relief from high inflation in Budget 2011-12 as the government may raise the income tax exemption limit for individuals. "Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee is alive to......

Big guns pledge over Rs 160,000 crore for Gujarat!

Heaping praises on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's leadership for not only driving industrial growth but also boosting rural development, India's industry bigwigs on Wednesday pledged to......

BSE launches Islamic index; what is it?

The Bombay Stock Exchange, in collaboration with the Taqwaa Advisory and Shariah Investment Solutions -- Tasis -- has launched an Islamic index in a bid to woo more investors from India and......

He cheated others and made billions!

One of American's biggest fraudsters, Bernard Madoff was sentenced to 150 years for his massive $65 billion scam in December 2008. He was arrested for orchestrating a $65 billion Ponzi Scheme,......

'TV industry is bigger than film'

Kannada film director Prakash of Milana fame is testing the waters as a Kannada television producer with Lakumi. He talks about this soap that comes with a social message, the growth of......

Want to be Miss Universe? Call Sushmita!

Sushmita Sen enthralls listeners of 92.7 Big FM in Mumbai on Wednesday. The former beauty queen-turned actress has been chosen to select the Miss Universe 2010 representative from India through......

Meet Malayalam TV's tycoon

K K Rajeev is the man with the golden touch in the Malayalam television scene. The director's hits include serials like Swapnam, Avicharitham, Orma, Ammamanasu and Peythozhiyathe. His latest......

Great TV shows we'd love to watch again

Gotta love reruns. Face it, we might complain about channels playing the same shows several times over -- but the fact is that reruns are really what allow us to catch up with great television, to......

Waiting for Karthi's Aayirathil Oruvan

Karthi, son of veteran actor Sivakumar and brother of the hottest Tamil star, Suriya had a dream debut in Ameer's Paruthiveeran. That was two years ago. Now the promising youngster is all......

'Pakistan must boycott 2011 WC matches in India'

Governor of the Punjab province Salman Taseer has asked Pakistan president Asif Zardari to direct the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to boycott its 2011 World Cup matches in India.A powerful......

Dutch hockey coach reluctant to return to Pakistan

Pakistan could lose their Dutch national team hockey coach Michel van den Heuvel who said on Thursday he was not keen to return because of security concerns. "I have not made up my mind as yet......

Haider urges PCB to clear his dues

Runaway wicket-keeper Zulqarnain Haider has urged the Pakistan Cricket Board to clear his dues amounting to Rs 1.5 million.Zulqarnain, who attended an important hearing of the British home......

Sangakkara, Mendis among SL players hurt in attack

Six Sri Lankan cricketers and their assistant coach were injured while their security guards were among eight people killed in the first ever terror strike in the history of the sport, forcing......

Shoaib to get a fair hearing: judge

The retired judge appointed to head the three-member appellate tribunal, which will hear Shoaib Akhtar's appeal against his five-year ban, on Tuesday said the pacer would be given a fair......
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Q. The assassin of Salman Taseer is a hero in Pakistan now. Lawyers eager to give free legal service, royal treatment in prison, awards declared for his"noble act". Pakistan deteriorating into a theocratic country?
:  A. not deterioriting ,my friend.It has deteriorated.In a country,where an assassin is praised n the Govt. takes no action... rather ,encourages them... has no future. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-assassin-of-salman-taseer-is-a-hero-in-pakistan-now.-law//answers/18995069

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Q. Identify the personality ...SALMAN TASEER?
Shunmugham:  A. a Pakistani businessman and politician more

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Pope praying for Christians in Pak, says family of slain minister

Pope Francis. (File) Pope Francis is praying for persecuted Christians in Pakistan and the Vatican is working with Islamabad to ensure their... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/world/asia/pope-praying-for-christians-in-pak-says-family-of-slain-minister/
The many faces of Pakistani cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri

Where does the religious preacher and theologian want to take Pakistan? In the mid-90s, I got a chance to meet the then Pakistan Interior... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/the-many-faces-of-pakistani-cleric-tahir-ul-qadri/20140901.htm
Asphyxiating Minorities

Pakistan is increasingly failing to protect its minorities for two broad reasons: principally, rising religious intolerance and the space ceded to... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/article/Asphyxiating-Minorities/291770
Butterfly is back

After her hugely successful The Diary of a Social Butterfly , which came out in 2008, Moni Mohsin followed it up with Tender Hooks in 2011. Now,... ...

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Three years since Salman Taseer's son was abducted

Maheen Taseer @MaheenTaseer:  Pls say a special prayer for my brave hero @ShahbazTaseer & his safe return home. Exactly 3 yrs since his... ...

http://news.rediff.com/commentary/2014/aug/26/three-years-since-salman-taseers-son-was-abducted/0c2630fdc88ba333b652a69e221b5d45

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