Islamabad, Aug 25 (IANS) His assertions to the contrary apart, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chair Asif Ali Zardari will not be a figurehead president if he is elected to the country's top job, a leading English newspaper said Monday.
Monday, August 25, 2008 11:18:32 AM
Peshawar, Aug 25 (DPA) At least 10 people were killed Monday as pro-Taliban militants attacked the family residence of a member of parliament in North Western Frontier Province (NWFP), officials said.
Monday, August 25, 2008 11:08:52 AM
Islamabad, Aug 25 (IANS) Repairing the 'damage' caused by the terror strike on the Indian embassy in Kabul and by the frequent skirmishes along the Kashmir frontier pose a 'challenge' for the new Pakistani government, an editorial in a leading English newspaper said Monday.
Monday, August 25, 2008 10:56:02 AM
Islamabad, Aug 25 (IANS) Ailing and 72 years old, Nafees Anjum has just one desire left: to hug her son Sohail Shahzad, who has been in jail in India for 20 years and a petition for whose release will come up for hearing in the Indian Supreme Court next month.
Monday, August 25, 2008 9:56:57 AM
Islamabad, Aug 25 (IANS) The judges former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf sacked after imposing an emergency last year will definitely be restored, Asif Ali Zardari, co-chair of the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) that leads the country's ruling coalition, has said, without specifying the timeframe for this.
Monday, August 25, 2008 9:56:37 AM
Islamabad, Aug 25 (Xinhua) At least 10 people were killed Monday when a rocket fired by Taliban insurgents hit a house of political leader in northwesten Pakistan, the Dawn News TV reported.
Monday, August 25, 2008 9:37:33 AM
Islamabad, Aug 25 (Xinhua) The unilateral ceasefire announced by the Taliban is not acceptable, as they had broken previous promises, interior affairs advisor Rehman Malik said Sunday.
Monday, August 25, 2008 2:29:30 AM
Islamabad, Aug 24 (DPA) The break-up of Pakistan's ruling coalition appeared imminent after the second-largest party in the alliance Sunday abstained from drafting a parliamentary resolution for the reinstatement of judges sacked by former president Pervez Musharraf.
Sunday, August 24, 2008 11:09:24 PM
Islamabad, Aug 24 (Xinhua) The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), the second largest party in the country's National Assembly, demanded Sunday that the presidential polls scheduled to be held Sep 6 be postponed by at least one month.
Sunday, August 24, 2008 6:47:15 PM
Islamabad, Aug 23 (IANS) The leading party in the ruling coalition Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Saturday announced it would field party co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari for the presidential elections scheduled to be held Sep 6.
Saturday, August 23, 2008 9:34:34 PM
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