Islamabad, July 12 (IANS) The Pakistan government's plan to reclaim the land encroached upon by the Lal Masjid complex has put paid to the desire of deputy chief cleric Abdul Rashid Ghazi, killed during the storming of the mosque, that he be buried there.
Thursday, July 12, 2007 11:11:52 AM
Islamabad, July 12 (DPA) Dozens of bodies of alleged militants were buried without the presence of relatives in Islamabad Thursday amid claims that hundreds of people died when troops stormed the radical Lal Masjid and seminary complex.
Thursday, July 12, 2007 11:04:57 AM
Islamabad, July 12 (Xinhua) Pakistani security forces during combing operation have recovered 73 bodies from Lal Masjid complex that was stormed Tuesday to flush out radical militants, the military said.
Thursday, July 12, 2007 9:05:05 AM
Islamabad, July 11 (IANS) Vital clues provided by Lal Masjid's chief cleric Maulana Abdul Aziz, arrested last week, helped Pakistani security forces when they stormed the mosque complex, it was reported Wednesday.
Wednesday, July 11, 2007 3:08:16 PM
Islamabad, July 11 (DPA) Sporadic explosions and gunfire continued at Islamabad's Lal Masjid and religious seminary early Wednesday as Pakistani troops battled the last pockets of resistance by militants.
Wednesday, July 11, 2007 12:40:53 PM
Islamabad, July 11 (DPA) Sporadic explosions and gunfire continued at Islamabad's Lal Masjid and religious seminary Wednesday as Pakistani troops battled last pockets of resistance by militants inside.
Wednesday, July 11, 2007 12:04:54 PM
Washington, July 11 (IANS) Pakistan's military is complicit in terrorism in Kashmir, the worsening security situation in Afghanistan, including the resurgence of the Taliban and the growth of jihadi extremism and capabilities, says a leading US think tank.
Wednesday, July 11, 2007 10:47:27 AM
Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has finally taken the jehadi bull by the horn by storming the Lal Masjid and confronting the jehadi mullahs holed up inside. Ironically, this happened in the month of the 30th anniversary of the ouster of the first elected prime minister of Pakistan, Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, by the first mullah in khaki, General Zia-ul Haq.
Wednesday, July 11, 2007 10:31:19 AM
Washington, July 11 (IANS) The United States has warned its citizens about moving around Peshawar but considers Pakistan's response to the siege of the Lal Masjid in Islamabad its internal matter, while refraining to link it with India's 1984 Operation Bluestar military action at the Golden Temple in Amritsar.
Wednesday, July 11, 2007 10:18:07 AM
Islamabad, July 11 (IANS) Controversial Lal Masjid's chief cleric Maulana Abdul Aziz, who had tried to escape from the mosque disguised in a burqa, provided the government with vital clues before the security forces stormed the complex.
Wednesday, July 11, 2007 10:16:18 AM
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