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Mnday 16 January

Kabul (BNA)
 

The Supreme Court of Pakistan (SCP) has issued contempt notice to Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani in the NRO implementation case and directed him to appear personally before the bench on January 19.
"In these circumstances, we are left with no option, as a first step, to issue a show cause notice," the notice issued by the seven-member bench stated.

"The prime minister should appear personally in court on Jan. 19."

The notice has been issued to the Pakistan   PM under Section 17. A seven-member larger bench of the SC resumed hearing of National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) Implementation case.

The hearing of the NRO implementation case was adjourned till January 19

Sunday, 15 January 2012

(BNA)

Pakistani intelligence officials say they have intercepted militant radio communications indicating Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan chief Hakimullah Mehsud may have been killed in a recent US drone strike.

The officials said Thursday they overheard Taliban militants in around a half a dozen intercepts discussing whether their chief, Hakimullah Mehsud, was killed on Jan. 12 in the North Waziristan tribal area.

Some militants confirmed Mehsud was dead, and one criticised others for talking about the issue over the radio.

The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to talk to reporters.

Pakistani Taliban spokesman Asimullah Mehsud denied the group's leader was killed and said he was not in the area where the drone strike occurred

Sunday, January 15, 2012
THE NEWS (BNA) Thirteen people killed and a large number have been injured in an explosion occurred in Khanpur of Pakistan today. 
The explosion happened during the Chelum procession of Hazarat Imam Hussain near an Imambargah.
The reason given by authorities was that a transformer had exploded, but now the possibility of a bomb blast is not being ruled out.
According to the DPO initial investigations indicated that the reason might have been a bomb explosion.
The injured have been rushed to hospitals.

Sunday, January 15, 2012
Kabul (BNA) Around 50 Afghan refugees in Germany due to had living conditions and non-complying to their migration applications has started hunger strike for over a week. 
The refugees who are under the age of 18 are living in a military base in Uber Bayern. 
It is said that they have no calm and proper living premises and they have no access to German language courses. 
They have applied for providing them with migration permit but the German authorities are not addressing their application as well. 
It is said that the number of Afghan refugees in Germany have increased and in 11 months of the 2011 around 7299 Afghans have sought asylum permit in Germany. 
The refugees are said to be smuggled to Germany through the human smugglers via Turkey and they attempt to reach Europe by accepting all possible threat to their lives.

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