Islamabad, April 24 (IANS) Sacked Pakistani chief justice Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhry has become a stumbling block as the country's ruling coalition moves to keep its promise to reinstate all Supreme Court and High Court judges President Pervez Musharaff axed after declaring an emergency in November.
Thursday, April 24, 2008 1:05:44 PM
Islamabad, April 24 (IANS) The Pakistani government could be on the verge of signing a peace pact with the Taliban to end militant activities in its territory bordering Afghanistan.
Thursday, April 24, 2008 10:15:11 AM
Islamabad, April 23 (DPA) At least 10 Taliban militants and one Pakistani paramilitary trooper were killed Wednesday in clashes on the border with Afghanistan, the Pakistani military said.
Wednesday, April 23, 2008 11:51:23 PM
Islamabad, April 23 (DPA) Pakistan and Afghanistan Wednesday reaffirmed their commitment to eliminating terrorism and enhancing bilateral economic relations.
Wednesday, April 23, 2008 8:40:58 PM
Islamabad, April 23 (Xinhua) At least one Pakistani security personnel was injured in an exchange of fire with North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) forces across the border Wednesday, TV channel Dawn News reported.
Wednesday, April 23, 2008 6:52:19 PM
Islamabad, April 23 (IANS) Pakistan's ruling coalition has moved a step closer to restoring Supreme Court and High Court judges sacked by President Pervez Musharraf by setting up a committee to work out the modalities.
Wednesday, April 23, 2008 12:51:57 PM
Islamabad, April 23 (IANS) Financial constraints have forced Pakistan to halve to 18 the number of F-16 combat jets it is buying from the US, a media report Wednesday said.
Wednesday, April 23, 2008 12:05:58 PM
Islamabad, April 23 (IANS) The Pakistan government is close to a pact with South Waziristan's Mehsud tribe to end militancy, exchange prisoners and gradually withdraw the military so as to restore peace in the volatile region.
Wednesday, April 23, 2008 12:04:39 PM
Islamabad, April 22 (DPA) A pro-Taliban militant leader who was freed as part of peace talks with militants in Pakistan's restive north-west valley of Swat renounced violence hours after his release from prison, media reports said on Tuesday.
Tuesday, April 22, 2008 5:29:56 PM
Peshawar, April 21 (DPA) The Pakistani government Monday released the head of a banned Islamic organisation as part of its peace talks with the militants in restive northwest valley of Swat, officials said.
Monday, April 21, 2008 11:17:58 PM
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