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Pakistan reforms 'bring hope'


The Pakistani parliament has voted unanimously in favour of measures which limit key presidential powers, in the first major political consensus in more than 35 years.

The measures introduce an independent electoral commission and the British named North West Frontier Province will be renamed.

Alastair Leithead reports.

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