Islamabad, Sep 3 (IANS) Pakistani lawyers will launch a countrywide agitation from Thursday in an effort to block President Pervez Musharraf's re-election bid and to 'close the doors on military rule in the country once and for all'.
Monday, September 03, 2007 2:34:55 PM
Islamabad, Sep 3 (IANS) Three hundred Pakistani Army personnel being held hostage in a restive province bordering Afghanistan will be released only if security forces withdraw from the area, say their captors.
Monday, September 03, 2007 10:40:24 AM
Islamabad, Sep 2 (DPA) Hopes remain for a positive outcome to power-sharing talks between Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf and exiled opposition leader Benazir Bhutto, despite the breakdown of months of negotiations, a senior cabinet minister said Sunday.
Sunday, September 02, 2007 5:33:48 PM
Islamabad, Sep 2 (IANS) Pakistan's informal sector has grown 20 percent, prompting alarm bells in the government that views it as a means for businessmen to evade taxes.
Sunday, September 02, 2007 4:35:49 PM
Islamabad, Sep 2 (IANS) Women victims of atrocities 'get justice in time' in other nations but this remains an elusive dream in Pakistan, rape victim-turned rights activist Mukhtaran Mai says.
Sunday, September 02, 2007 4:11:18 PM
Lahore, Sept 2 (IANS) Three Pakistani players have ignored their cricket board's plea to reconsider their decision to join the rebel Indian Cricket League (ICL).
Sunday, September 02, 2007 1:31:41 PM
Islamabad, Sep 2 (DPA) Pakistani rescuers battled Sunday to reach vehicles crushed beneath a section of an overpass that collapsed in the southern port city of Karachi the previous day, killing at least five people.
Sunday, September 02, 2007 1:28:13 PM
Islamabad, Sep 2 (IANS) Two men on opposite sides of the political fence served as the 'spoilers' of a cozy deal that was emerging between Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf and former prime minister Benzair Bhutto that would have enabled her to return home from exile and share power with the general, it was reported here Sunday.
Sunday, September 02, 2007 11:19:46 AM
Islamabad, Sep 2 (IANS) The dialogue with former prime minister Benazir Bhutto having all but collapsed, Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf's aides are now looking toward the opposition Muttahida Majlis-e Amal (MMA) religious alliance to bail the general out of the impasse that is developing over his re-election.
Sunday, September 02, 2007 10:36:13 AM
Karachi, Sep 1 (IANS) At least five people were killed and scores injured Saturday when a portion of the newly inaugurated Sher Shah Northern bypass bridge caved in at Paracha Chowk here, Online news agency reported.
Saturday, September 01, 2007 7:30:29 PM
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