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Everything possible done for free and fair elections: Musharraf
Islamabad, Feb 16 (IANS) Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf said Saturday that his government has done everything possible for conducting free, fair and transparent elections Monday though there could be some irregularities in some areas which were beyond his control, Online news agency reported.

Saturday, February 16, 2008 10:26:45 PM

Pakistan poll campaign ends with suicide attack, 42 killed (Intro Roundup)
Islamabad, Feb 16 (IANS) At least 42 people were killed and over 100 injured in a suicide attack in northwest Pakistan's tribal area Saturday evening, marking a bloody end to the campaign ahead of Monday's crucial parliamentary polls - described by President Pervez Musharraf as the 'mother of all elections'.

Saturday, February 16, 2008 9:38:23 PM

Pakistan poll campaign ends with suicide attack, 37 killed (Roundup)
Islamabad, Feb 16 (IANS) At least 37 people were killed in a suicide attack in northwest Pakistan's tribal area Saturday evening, marking a bloody end of the campaigning for Monday's crucial parliamentary elections - described by President Pervez Musharraf as the 'mother of all elections'.

Saturday, February 16, 2008 9:09:49 PM

Pakistan election campaign ends with bomb attack (Lead)
Islamabad, Feb 16 (DPA) A suicide bomber killed at least 10 people at a campaign office in Pakistan's restive tribal belt as Pakistani political parties held their final election campaign rallies Saturday ahead of crucial parliamentary elections.

Saturday, February 16, 2008 8:25:45 PM

Suicide bomber kills 10 in Pakistan
Islamabad, Feb 16 (DPA) A suicide bomber targeting the office of an election candidate in Pakistan's lawless tribal areas killed at least 10 people Saturday on the final day of campaigning for crucial parliamentary elections, officials and local reports said.

Saturday, February 16, 2008 7:15:23 PM

Pakistan takes 'every possible step' for peaceful polls
Islamabad, Feb 16 (IANS) The Pakistan government has deployed about 81,000 troops of the army throughout the country, with focus on areas that have been identified as sensitive, to counter threats of violence and terrorism on the polling day Monday, says the caretaker interior minister.

Saturday, February 16, 2008 6:26:07 PM

Pakistan parties wage bitter media wars, campaigning ends
Islamabad, Feb 16 (IANS) Pakistan political parties were engaged in a bitter media campaigning, charging one another of betraying the people as electioneering for the Monday polls ended Saturday.

Saturday, February 16, 2008 5:06:43 PM

No rules binding media coverage of polls: Election Commission
Islamabad, Feb 16 (IANS) The Pakistani media can begin announcing the results of the general election Monday evening itself, soon after officials declare them, as no code of conduct has been prescribed.

Saturday, February 16, 2008 4:06:34 PM

Eight killed as jeep falls into ravine in Pakistan
Islamabad, Feb 16 (Xinhua) At least eight people have been killed and two injured when a passenger jeep skidded off the road and fell into a deep ravine in northwest Pakistan, media reports said Saturday.

Saturday, February 16, 2008 2:18:35 PM

Pakistan elections to cost over $3 billion
Islamabad, Feb 16(IANS) The Feb 18 elections to elect a new National Assembly and provincial legislatures in Pakistan would cost a record $3 billion, according to a survey.

Saturday, February 16, 2008 2:02:12 PM

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