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The war with china wont’be a trade war;It’ll be the real one.

Reluctant Warriors Assertive Chinese and job-hungry Americans are gearing up for a trade war across the Pacific. Fortunately, cooler heads will likely prevail. The United States and China are deeply interdependent, with trade in goods between the two countries reaching a whopping $366 billion in 2009. But a growing number …

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quotable quotes from Pakistan’s best

They’re supposed to be good orators, but our orators just can’t avoid bloopers. It’s only after they have made statements in front of the media that politicians realize that what blunders they made. Often, they end up saying something vague which can be easily distorted. The “official statement” from their …

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The Future Of Kashmir?

 The Future of Kashmir? “Seven” Possible Solutions! Scenario 1 The status quo Kashmir has been a flashpoint between India and Pakistan for more than 60 years. Currently a boundary – the Line of Control – divides the region in two, with one part administered by India and one by Pakistan. …

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The Battle for Orakzai & Khyber Agencies

Air strikes kill 61 suspected militants in Orakzai Thursday, 25 Mar, 2010 The jet fire rained in two spells during the day in the Mamuzai area where many Taliban leaders are believed to have fled.  PARACHINAR: Pakistani military air strikes killed 61 suspected militants in an area near the Afghan …

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Pak government asked to provide details of Zardari’s assets

ISLAMABAD: The Public Accounts Committee of the Parliament on Tuesday asked the Election Commission and the government to provide complete details of the current assets of President Asif Ali Zardari. During the committee meeting held in the Parliament on Tuesday Leader of Opposition Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan said the government …

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US takes up Pakistan military wish-list

Washington: The United States said Tuesday it was in talks with Pakistan about new military assistance as part of a partnership against Islamic extremism, in a step sure to trigger unease in India. The United States and Pakistan on Wednesday open their latest “strategic dialogue,” an initiative by President Barack …

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President Obama may surprise Pakistan

President Obama may surprise Pakistan ISLAMABAD: As an apparent balancing side-trip to his scheduled Indian tour early next month, US President Barack Obama may pay a surprise visit to Pakistan, The Express Tribune has learnt. A top foreign ministry official has confirmed that Islamabad was making hectic diplomatic efforts to …

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Chengdu J-10/F-10 Aircraft

The Chengdu J-10 (Jian-10, or F-10 in its export name) is a single-engine, all-weather, high-performance multirole fighter aircraft capable of both air-to-air and air-to-ground roles. The aircraft was designed by Chengdu-based 611 Aircraft Design Institute and manufactured by Chengdu Aircraft Industry Corporation (CAIC). The aircraft is available in single-sear fighter …

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