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Insurgency, neglect hurt flood relief in Pakistani province

GANDAKHA, Pakistan (AP) — Maryam Jamali should have been preparing for an economics exam. Instead, the teenager from the flood-hit…

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Pakistan welcomes ‘loss and damage’ deal inked at UN summit

ISLAMABAD (AP) — A breakthrough funding deal at the COP27 conference to help poor countries ravaged by climate change was…

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20 killed in van accident as record floods haunt Pakistan

KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — A van fell into a water-filled ditch in Pakistan’s flood-hit south, killing 20 passengers — mostly…

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Allies of Pakistan’s ex-PM Khan resuming march on Islamabad

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Thousands of former premier Imran Khan’s allies are expected to resume their protest march on the country’s…

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Pakistan FM seeks compensation for damages caused by floods

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Pakistan’s foreign minister repeated calls for compensation for the unprecedented destruction caused to the country…

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COP27: World ‘burning up faster’ than it can recover, says Pakistan PM

Climate change is outpacing the capacity of developing nations to cope with its devastating impacts, the Pakistani Prime Minister told…

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Loss and damage: Fight over human harm, huge climate costs

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — It was a total loss — the type that is usually glossed over in big…

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UN: 2 million children in flood-hit Pakistan missing school

ISLAMABAD (AP) — The U.N. children’s agency said on Thursday that some 2 million children in areas of Pakistan devastated…

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Pakistan: Most flood victims back home, few remain in camps

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan said Tuesday that most victims of the unprecedented floods that struck the country last summer have…

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Pakistan: World Bank estimates floods caused $40B in damages

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan said Wednesday that the World Bank estimates this summer’s record-breaking floods have caused $40 billion in…

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