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Valentine's Day celebrated in Pakistan, but for many the feelings are mixed

Valentine's Day celebrated in Pakistan, but for many the feelings are mixed

By Malik Ayub Sumbal      ISLAMABAD: Some Pakistani teenagers are preparing for Valentine’s Day with great enthusiasm, thronging to gift shops to buy presents for their loved ones.   The commemoration of Valentine’s Day is mostly admonished in this society as the day is linked to the values and traditions of western societies. Some young people do not […]

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U.S. demands release of American charged in shooting death of two Pakistanis

U.S. demands release of American charged in shooting death of two Pakistanis

By Malik Ayub Sumbal   ISLAMABAD: The United States is toughening its stance toward the Raymond Davis trial, accusing Islamabad of denying the American diplomat  both a lawyer and translation assistance at the Lahore High Court.   The U.S. embassy statement made clear that the “responsibility for the safety and well-being of the illegally detained diplomat rests with the Government […]