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Matthew Pennington

Matthew Pennington

    Vote counting starts in crucial Pakistani election
    Vote counting starts in crucial Pakistani election
    Vote counting got under way on Monday after a lacklustre turnout in Pakistan's parliamentary elections, which passed off relatively peacefully...
    Pakistan govt refuses to allow Bhutto march
    Pakistan govt refuses to allow Bhutto march
    Opposition leader Benazir Bhutto will not be allowed to hold a protest procession across Pakistan because it would violate a ban on political...
    Quake: Doctors rush to contain diarrhoea outbreak
    Quake: Doctors rush to contain diarrhoea outbreak
    Health workers rushed to contain an outbreak of acute diarrhoea among hundreds of earthquake survivors at a squalid tent camp, and the Pakistani...
    Quake toll jumps to 79 000, say regions
    Quake toll jumps to 79 000, say regions
    New casualty figures from the South Asian earthquake have pushed the death toll to more than 79 000, regional officials said on Wednesday. The new...