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Islamabad High Court orders freeing of elephant living in captivity for 30 years

A 35-year-old elephant  is finally set to end his captivity inside a poorly maintained zoo in Pakistan after a historic court order by the Islamabad High Court. For decades, the elephant stayed in the Zoo of Islamabad in Pakistan. Many activists have been asking for his care for years, arguing that he has been ill-treated […]

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India, Pakistan to reduce High Commission staff by 50 percent

India will reduce staff strength in the Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi by 50 percent and recall a similar number of officials from its commission in Islamabad, the External Affairs Ministry said Tuesday, amid an ongoing diplomatic row between the two nations. The reduction is to be implemented within seven days, the ministry added. […]

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Pakistani F-16 fighter jet crashes in Islamabad during parade rehearsals, 1 dead

A Pakistan Air Force F-16 fighter jet crashed in the capital city of Islamabad on Wednesday morning, a spokesman for the air force said. The Dawn News reported the death of Wing Commander Nauman Akram. Pak Air Force F-16 pilot Wg Cdr Nauman Akram of 9 Squadron in Sargodha tragically killed in a crash today […]

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Etihad Airbus A320 plane collides with wild boar on runway in Islamabad

An Etihad Airways Airbus A320 hit a wild boar while landing in Islamabad on Sunday according to reports. The report cited the Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority as saying that the wild boar entered the runway by digging its way underneath the airport perimeter fence. As per reports, the incident occurred when an Etihad Airbus A320-200 […]