Islamabad, Oct 16 (IANS) Pakistan's exiled former prime minister Nawaz Sharif is planning to return home mid-November, an aide announced here, to defy his Sep 10 deportation to Saudi Arabia.
Tuesday, October 16, 2007 10:05:29 AM
Karachi, Oct 16 (IANS) The chief minister of Sindh province has ordered removal of all Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) flags and festoons as Karachi prepares to receive former prime minister and PPP chief Benazir Bhutto.
Tuesday, October 16, 2007 10:04:00 AM
Islamabad, Oct 14 (DPA) Fifteen people, including three women and three children, were shot in a feud between two families in Pakistan, news reports said Sunday.
Sunday, October 14, 2007 6:47:14 PM
Islamabad, Oct 14 (IANS) The six-party opposition Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA) religious alliance in Pakistan is on the verge of a split with differences between two of its constituents widening by the day.
Sunday, October 14, 2007 10:36:47 AM
President Pervez Musharraf has won the much-criticised presidential election with part of the opposition (Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz, Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal and some smaller parties) resigning from the federal parliament and provincial assemblies and the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) abstaining from voting.
Sunday, October 14, 2007 10:14:18 AM
Islamabad, Oct 14 (IANS) The Pakistani government's plan to create a US-aided 2,800-strong paramilitary force in the tribal areas bordering Afghanistan has come a cropper with people from the area unwilling to enlist.
Sunday, October 14, 2007 9:56:00 AM
Islamabad, Oct 13 (IANS) The Muslim clergy in Pakistan is split over Eid-ul-Fitr.
Saturday, October 13, 2007 3:43:05 PM
Lahore, Oct 13 (IANS) Pakistan's envoy to the US has sent out an electronic Eid greeting card with the picture of the Jefferson Memorial, scoring a first as a diplomat of a Muslim country.
Saturday, October 13, 2007 2:22:40 PM
Karachi, Oct 13 (IANS) Muslims find it expensive to die in Karachi. Nine graveyards in the city are closed due to lack of space. But a gravedigger can still get a spot - for 10-20 times more than the official cost.
Saturday, October 13, 2007 1:30:13 PM
Islamabad, Oct 13 (IANS) There will be 'no let up in the war against terror until it is taken to its logical conclusion', says Pakistan Army's vice chief, Gen. Ashfaq Parvez Kayani.
Saturday, October 13, 2007 11:52:28 AM
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