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Bridge in Swat constructed with funds from expat Pakistanis

BARIKOT (Swat) - A 115-metre-long and 16-feet-wide strategic concrete bridge has been constructed over a seasonal river in the mountainous region of Barikot, Swat, by Pakistan Army from funds of over Rs1.3 million provided by the Pakistan Association Dubai, or PAD, and its Pak-Khyber Wing. The funds were provided by the PAD through its NGO in Pakistan, PAD Relief.

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Pakistan’s main govt coalition partner quits

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Pakistan’s main govt coalition partner quits

KARACHI - Pakistan’s Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), the second largest party in the ruling coalition, will leave the governing alliance and sit in opposition at the federal level, a party spokesman said on Sunday.

WORLD11 years ago