Washington/Islamabad, Aug 20 (IANS) Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf could impose martial law and give himself two more years in power if his bid for re-election is blocked and not invite sanctions from the Bush administration, speculates an American expert.
Monday, August 20, 2007 12:16:31 PM
Islamabad, Aug 19 (Xinhua) Pakistani troops in an operation Sunday targeting two suspected militants' compounds killed 15 militants, mostly Uzbeks, an army spokesman said.
Sunday, August 19, 2007 9:25:22 PM
Lahore, Aug 19 (IANS) Abdul Qader Khan, the detained scientist who pioneered Pakistan's nuclear weapons programme, was 'elected' the country's president, defeating the incumbent, Pervez Musharraf, in a mock poll held by lawyers.
Sunday, August 19, 2007 7:07:35 PM
Islamabad, Aug 19 (IANS) President Pervez Musharraf will Tuesday release a 'Vision 2030' document envisaging 'political freedom and economic justice' to make Pakistan a developed nation.
Sunday, August 19, 2007 7:06:07 PM
Islamabad, Aug 19 (IANS) Two foreign and three local petroleum companies prospecting for gas and oil in Pakistan's North West Frontier Province (NWFP) have suspended operations after locals threatened to damage their installations unless they were provided gas supply and employment.
Sunday, August 19, 2007 6:42:28 PM
Islamabad, Aug 19 (Xinhua) Four paramilitary soldiers were killed and three injured in separate attacks on several checkpoints in Pakistan's restive northern Waziristan, media reports said Sunday.
Sunday, August 19, 2007 11:35:30 AM
Islamabad, Aug 18 (IANS) With the India-US nuclear deal in mind, Pakistan has decided to accelerate its nuclear programme with President Pervez Musharraf issuing directives to scientists in this regard, Online news agency reported Saturday.
Saturday, August 18, 2007 8:01:11 PM
Islamabad, Aug 18 (DPA) Pro-Taliban militants in Pakistan's tribal district of South Waziristan Saturday announced scrapping a peace deal with the government, a month after a similar agreement was cancelled in the neighbouring North Waziristan.
Saturday, August 18, 2007 7:40:40 PM
Islamabad, Aug 17 (Xinhua) Pakistani security forces Friday arrested over 60 terrorists along with a heavy cache of arms and explosives in Balochistan province, the Associated Press of Pakistan (APP) reported.
Friday, August 17, 2007 11:37:47 PM
Islamabad, Aug 17 (Xinhua) At least 22 people - seven soldiers and 15 militants - were killed in clashes in Pakistan's tribal region of South Waziristan Friday, local TV channels reported.
Friday, August 17, 2007 7:10:02 PM
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