Islamabad, Dec 2 (DPA) Pakistan's military said Sunday that at least 50 armed Islamic militants were captured in an ongoing offensive in the restive Swat Valley, and the area could be reopened in time for the winter ski season.
Sunday, December 02, 2007 2:12:51 PM
Islamabad, Dec 2 (IANS) The Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA), an alliance of religious-political parties in Pakistan, has failed to arrive at a decision on whether or not to boycott the Jan 8 elections.
Sunday, December 02, 2007 1:15:33 PM
Islamabad, Dec 2 (IANS) Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has banned protest demonstrations, rallies and sit-ins to ensure peaceful holding of the Jan 8 elections.
Sunday, December 02, 2007 1:14:46 PM
Islamabad, Dec 1 (IANS) Two former Pakistan prime ministers, Benazir Bhutto and Nawaz Sharif, are meeting Monday to take a final decision on whether to contest the Jan 8 polls under President Pervez Musharraf.
Saturday, December 01, 2007 6:36:51 PM
Islamabad, Dec 1 (DPA) US officials were forced to intervene with Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf to ensure foreign election observers are granted visas ahead of parliamentary elections next month, a US spokeswoman said Saturday.
Saturday, December 01, 2007 3:37:22 PM
Islamabad, Dec 1 (IANS) President Pervez Musharraf has blamed US and other western powers of being partly responsible for the current political crisis in Pakistan.
Saturday, December 01, 2007 1:08:54 PM
Muzaffarabad, Dec 1 (IANS) Pakistani authorities have prevented Kashmiri activists from staging a demonstration in support of free trade and movement of people by road between the Indian and Pakistani Kashmir.
Saturday, December 01, 2007 12:57:13 PM
Muzaffarabad, Dec 1 (IANS) Dozens of activists belonging to various Kashmiri nationalist organisations were prevented from entering Chakothi, a town near the Line of Control (LoC) where they had planned to stage a demonstration in support of free movement and trade between Muzaffarabad and Srinagar.
Saturday, December 01, 2007 12:15:18 PM
Islamabad, Dec 1 (IANS) A visiting US Congressional delegation during a meeting with President Pervez Musharraf underlined the importance of holding free, fair and transparent elections and also praised the steps taken by the president for the 'restoration of full democracy in the country'.
Saturday, December 01, 2007 12:14:39 PM
Islamabad, Nov 30 (DPA) Former Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto Friday did not rule out joining other opposition leaders in boycotting forthcoming parliamentary elections after President Pervez Musharraf kept a state of emergency in place.
Friday, November 30, 2007 8:11:07 PM
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