Washington/Lahore, May 18 (IANS) Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf is 'losing hold on power', and may yield the army chief's post to vice chief, Lt. Gen. Ahsan Salim Hayat, says a US-based study on Pakistan.
Friday, May 18, 2007 12:20:48 PM
Islamabad, May 17 (DPA) Officials from Pakistan and India Thursday began two-day talks to help resolve the long-standing dispute over the Sir Creek marshland that separates the countries at the Arabian Sea.
Thursday, May 17, 2007 9:51:38 PM
Islamabad, May 17 (DPA) A woman was forced to parade naked in public in a central Pakistani village by armed men in revenge for having allegedly helped one of their female relatives to elope with her lover, a press report said Thursday.
Thursday, May 17, 2007 7:26:02 PM
New York/Islamabad, May 17 (IANS) Pakistan's gang rape victim Mukhtaran Mai has been called her country's 'Rosa Parks' in a just-released documentary film, comparing her to the American civil rights leader.
Thursday, May 17, 2007 5:54:24 PM
Islamabad, May 17 (IANS) The Organisation of Islamic Conference (OIC) has stuck to its old stand by expressing full support for the Kashmiri people's right to self-determination even as it appreciated the India-Pakistan dialogue to resolve the Kashmir issue.
Thursday, May 17, 2007 4:29:30 PM
Islamabad, May 17 (DPA) Iranian and US officials will hold direct talks on Iraq's security in Baghdad on May 28, Iranian Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki said in Islamabad Thursday.
Thursday, May 17, 2007 3:51:38 PM
Islamabad, May 17 (IANS) The Chinese government has asked Pakistan to hand over more than 20 anti-China insurgents hiding in the tribal areas bordering Afghanistan, foreign ministry sources said.
Thursday, May 17, 2007 3:38:32 PM
Islamabad, May 17 (DPA) Pakistan's current parliament will re-elect President Pervez Musharraf for another five-year term between September 15 and October 15, the military leader said in an interview reported by national media Thursday.
Thursday, May 17, 2007 3:37:36 PM
Islamabad, May 17 (IANS) Britain has said President Pervez Musharraf should separate the presidency from the army chief's post and hold free and fair elections by the end of this year.
Thursday, May 17, 2007 3:36:45 PM
Islamabad, May 17 (IANS) Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshiyar Zebari has rejected a Pakistani proposal for a Muslim peacekeeping force to be sent to Iraq, saying 'my government's position is not for welcoming any more troops.'
Thursday, May 17, 2007 2:44:53 PM
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