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Noted Pakistani Sufi Singer Shot Dead in Karachi

By Mehreen Zahra-Malik ISLAMABAD, June 23 – Motorcycle-borne gunmen on Wednesday shot dead an acclaimed Pakistani singer in the busy port city of Karachi, police said, two days after masked men kidnapped the son of a top provincial judge. Karachi, a metropolis of about 20 million people, is home to Pakistan‘s stock exchange and central

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Prominent Pakistani Anti-Militant Activist Shot Dead in Karachi

By Syed Raza Hassan KARACHI, Pakistan, May 8 – Gunmen shot dead a prominent Pakistani rights activist, known for his outspoken stance against the Taliban and other radical Islamist groups, in the southern port city of Karachi late on Saturday night, police said. The police said Khurram Zaki was killed at an outdoor cafe in

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