Islamabad, Jan 5 (IANS) Investigators from Britain's Scotland Yard Saturday started probe into the Dec 27 assassination of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto by visiting Liaqat Bagh in Rawalpindi where she addressed her last rally minutes before her death.
Saturday, January 05, 2008 1:19:01 PM
Islamabad, Jan 5 (DPA) At least seven civilians have been killed as artillery shells fired by security forces missed militants' position and landed in a residential area in Pakistan's restive north-west valley of Swat, media reports said Saturday.
Saturday, January 05, 2008 12:59:52 PM
Islamabad, Jan 4 (DPA) Investigators from Britain's Scotland Yard arrived Friday in Islamabad to assist Pakistani authorities in investigating the assassination of opposition leader Benazir Bhutto.
Friday, January 04, 2008 11:51:35 PM
Islamabad/Brussels, Jan 4 (DPA) Security has improved enough in Pakistan to begin deploying long-term observers for the polls, the chief European Union election observer said Friday.
Friday, January 04, 2008 8:05:48 PM
Islamabad, Jan 4 (IANS) Iranian Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki called on Pakistani President Pervez Musahharf Friday during a brief visit here and discussed with him bilateral and regional matters.
Friday, January 04, 2008 4:39:55 PM
Islamabad, Jan 4 (IANS) A counter terrorism team from Britain's Scotland Yard will land here Sunday evening to assist investigations into the assassination of former Pakistan prime minister Benazir Bhutto, an interior ministry official said Friday.
Friday, January 04, 2008 10:49:51 AM
Islamabad, Jan 3 (DPA) Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf Thursday angrily denied allegations that his government orchestrated the assassination of opposition leader Benazir Bhutto, saying she was repeatedly warned about threats from Islamic militants.
Thursday, January 03, 2008 11:58:14 PM
Islamabad, Jan 3 (DPA) Pakistan security forces Thursday captured 52 pro-Taliban militants in the restive Swat Valley in the country's northwest as militant commanders gave the government an ultimatum to pull out from the area or risk an 'all-out war.'
Thursday, January 03, 2008 6:21:56 PM
Karachi, Jan 3 (IANS) Pakistan's 74.58 million mobile phone users sent out almost one billion SMSs from New Year's Eve to the next day but there are no reliable estimates as to how much the cellular providers earned during this period.
Thursday, January 03, 2008 1:54:32 PM
Islamabad, Jan 3 (IANS) An influential Pakistani newspaper Thursday appealed for calm ahead of the general elections, now rescheduled to Feb 18, warning that 'indiscretions' by politicians could enable anti-democratic elements to get an upper hand.
Thursday, January 03, 2008 1:23:59 PM
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