Islamabad, Aug 24 (DPA) Some 250 militants and 60 troops were killed in clashes in Pakistan's tribal areas since the July storming of a radical mosque in Islamabad, a military spokesman said Friday amid fresh attacks.
Friday, August 24, 2007 11:15:42 PM
Islamabad, Aug 24 (DPA) Pakistan and Britain Friday signed a prisoner exchange agreement that precedes the adoption of a full extradition treaty, officials said.
Friday, August 24, 2007 8:09:40 PM
Islamabad, Aug 24 (IANS) Deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif, allowed Thursday by the Supreme Court to return home after six years in exile, could be arrested in an earlier case of hijacking once he is back in Pakistan, Geo TV Friday quoted Attorney General Malik Muhammad Qayyum as saying.
Friday, August 24, 2007 6:57:52 PM
Islamabad, Aug 24 (DPA) Pakistan and Britain Friday signed a long-discussed extradition treaty enabling the countries to exchange convicted prisoners, including those sentenced to death on terrorism charges, officials said.
Friday, August 24, 2007 4:27:57 PM
New York, Aug 24 (IANS) Pakistan's exiled former prime minister Benazir Bhutto has welcomed a Supreme Court ruling permitting Nawaz Sharif to return home 'even though he had left the country after an agreement with the government'.
Friday, August 24, 2007 3:06:21 PM
Islamabad, Aug 24 (Xinhua) At least two Pakistani soldiers were killed and another three injured in a suicide car blast in the country's troubled tribal region Friday, the army said.
Friday, August 24, 2007 2:57:33 PM
Lahore/London, Aug 24 (IANS) Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif, permitted by the Supreme Court to return home from exile, has cautiously postponed his plans to do so till end-November - even as he has vowed to contest the parliamentary elections.
Friday, August 24, 2007 2:32:37 PM
Islamabad, Aug 24 (Xinhua) Pakistan's Supreme Court Friday issued a contempt of court notice to a cabinet minister for his remarks against the court's ruling allowing exiled former prime minister Nawaz Sharif to return home.
Friday, August 24, 2007 2:32:08 PM
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Pakistan could come under a draconian measure like martial law or national emergency as a desperate reaction from the government following the Supreme Court's verdict Thursday allowing the Sharif brothers to return home.
Thursday, August 23, 2007 7:59:00 PM
Islamabad, Aug 23 (IANS) Pakistan's Supreme Court Thursday ruled that former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his brother, former Punjab chief minister Shahbaz Sharif, could return home from exile and take part in politics because they were citizens of Pakistan.
Thursday, August 23, 2007 6:51:39 PM
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