EVMs are likely to be introduces in 2 years before the next general elections due in 2018.
Three persons were killed and over 500 others injured in clashes last month during demonstrations against Sharif.
Police cordoned off the area and started search operations. The injured were taken to the hospital for treatment.
President Xi’s strategy of seeking enhanced friendship in the backdrop of a border standoff looks set to continue.
In May, police said, 43 people died when Uighur militants plowed two vehicles through a market.
Xi’s directives come in the midst of a stand-off between the PLA and Indian troops in Chumar area along the LAC.
Talking about Xi's visit to India , Hua said Chinese President has concluded a successful state visit to India.
China blames the attacks on East Turkestan Islamic Movement, an al-Qaeda backed organisation active in Xinjiang province.
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India termed as “far from reality” the comment of the PPP leader and asserted the integrity and unity of the country was “non-negotiable”.
A lawyer filed the petition against 64 politicians alleging they had laundered at least USD 300,000 million.
Xi was received by Modi and Gujarat Chief Minister Anandi Patel on the gates of tranquil Sabarmati Ashram.
State-run Global Times said in an editorial that the Sino-Indian cooperation is "invaluable".
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An army statement says Tuesday morning's "precise" air strikes also destroyed two ammunition depots of militants.
The military claims it has killed nearly 1,000 militants and lost 82 soldiers since the start of the operation.
Saeed, designated as a terrorist by the US, has also accused India of indulging in water-terrorism.
It is the first visit by a leader from Beijing since the former British protectorate gained independence in 1965.
Hussain and a loyal band of followers had formed the MQM and won support from the Urdu speaking population.
Security forces had killed two militants and arrested another four when they attacked the key warship.
The 10 arrested militants have revealed that the mastermind of the attack on the schoolgirls was TTP commander Mullah Fazlullah.
The floods, triggered by heavy monsoon showers, have inundated dozens of villages in central Pakistan.
Flash floods have damaged tens of thousands of homes and affected over a million people since September 3.
At least three people have been killed and over 550 injured during the protests.
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Baig was attacked by four armed men on motorcycles in the Nazimabad area.
The floods are the worst to hit Pakistan since 2010, when some 1,700 people died.
The huge minaret of the mosque fell and brought down the roof along with it.
Swaraj is also likely to seek better security arrangement for Indian assets in Afghanistan.
A number of issues including further enhancing defence and security assistance from India will be discussed.
More than 4,36,000 people have been affected in Punjab and 30,000 in PoK due to flooding.
The clash occurred during a clearance operation in Datta Khel area of the tribal district.
Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to India expected to take place next week.
In the mountainous PoK, the devastating floods have claimed 64 lives and injured 109.
Judge of ATC-1 Nazeer Ahmed Langove subsequently adjourned the hearing of the case until October 13.
While both sides claimed that "progress had been made", there are "core issues" that needed to be resolved.