Islamabad, April 23 (IANS) Pakistan's ruling coalition has moved a step closer to restoring Supreme Court and High Court judges sacked by President Pervez Musharraf by setting up a committee to work out the modalities.
Wednesday, April 23, 2008 12:51:57 PM
Islamabad, April 23 (IANS) Financial constraints have forced Pakistan to halve to 18 the number of F-16 combat jets it is buying from the US, a media report Wednesday said.
Wednesday, April 23, 2008 12:05:58 PM
Islamabad, April 23 (IANS) The Pakistan government is close to a pact with South Waziristan's Mehsud tribe to end militancy, exchange prisoners and gradually withdraw the military so as to restore peace in the volatile region.
Wednesday, April 23, 2008 12:04:39 PM
Islamabad, April 22 (DPA) A pro-Taliban militant leader who was freed as part of peace talks with militants in Pakistan's restive north-west valley of Swat renounced violence hours after his release from prison, media reports said on Tuesday.
Tuesday, April 22, 2008 5:29:56 PM
Peshawar, April 21 (DPA) The Pakistani government Monday released the head of a banned Islamic organisation as part of its peace talks with the militants in restive northwest valley of Swat, officials said.
Monday, April 21, 2008 11:17:58 PM
Islamabad, April 21 (IANS) The Supreme Court of Pakistan Monday waived the minimum eligibility criteria that a candidate needed to be a graduate to contest the national and provincial parliaments, paving the way for Asif Ali Zardari, the head of the ruling Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), to contest the June 18 by-polls.
Monday, April 21, 2008 8:45:36 PM
Islamabad, April 21 (DPA) British Foreign Secretary David Miliband Monday applauded the democratic transition in Pakistan and said his country backed Islamabad's bid for re-entry into the Commonwealth.
Monday, April 21, 2008 8:38:57 PM
Islamabad, April 21 (IANS) Two mercy petitions were filed for Sarabjit Singh, an Indian prisoner on death row in a Pakistan jail, including one by his sister Dalbir Kaur, a senior government official said Monday.
Monday, April 21, 2008 6:00:11 PM
Islamabad, April 21 (DPA) A Pakistani lawmaker has launched a project to make a documentary in response to the Internet release of an anti-Islam film by Dutch parliamentarian Geert Wilders, a media reports said Monday.
Monday, April 21, 2008 4:50:25 PM
Islamabad, April 21 (IANS) Pakistan Monday successfully conducted the first training launch of its long-range ballistic missile Hatf VI.
Monday, April 21, 2008 4:25:30 PM
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