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Pakistan PM Sharif sworn in, calls for end to drone strikes

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, formally elected by parliament on Wednesday, again called for an end to U.S. drone strikes aimed at militants which many view as a breach of Pakistan's sovereignty.Full story

Pakistan school bus explosion and blaze kill 17 children: media

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Seventeen Pakistani children burnt to death on Saturday when a gas cylinder on the bus taking them to school exploded, media said. Full story

Pakistan's Sharif free to rule without unwieldy coalition

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan Prime Minister-elect Nawaz Sharif won enough seats in Saturday's parliamentary election that he won't need to form a coalition with other major parties to push through badly needed reforms, final figures showed on Thursday. Full story

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  Good morning Daily Rundown from Islamabad, Pakistan!

Olov Stenlund gives today’s TDR Good Morning all the way from Islamabad, Pakistan.

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