Islamabad, Nov 1 (DPA) At least nine people, including eight security officials, were killed Thursday in a suicide attack on a Pakistan Air Force bus, a day after military helicopters pounded the hideouts of Islamic militants in the country's volatile south-western valley of Swat, killing 18.
Thursday, November 01, 2007 12:31:20 PM
Islamabad, Nov 1 (IANS) Pakistani politicians and officials who were given Haj quotas to recommend people of their choice this year have instead been selling these in the open market, a media report Thursday said.
Thursday, November 01, 2007 12:29:04 PM
Islamabad, Nov 1 (IANS) An ordinance will be promulgated to amend the Pakistan Army Act to enable military courts to try civilians, the country's top law officer has said.
Thursday, November 01, 2007 11:52:05 AM
Islamabad, Nov 1 (Xinhua) At least eight people were killed and about 40 injured early Thursday when a bus carrying air force officials was hit by a suicide attacker on a road in eastern Pakistani province of Punjab, said the Pakistani interior ministry.
Thursday, November 01, 2007 11:25:52 AM
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Leaders of Pakistan-administered Kashmir's Gilgit-Baltistan area, or Northern Areas, have rejected a 'special empowerment' package from President Pervez Musharraf to protest the denial of legal and political rights to them and attempts by Islamabad to change the strategically vital region's demography.
Thursday, November 01, 2007 10:52:31 AM
Islamabad, Nov 1 (Xinhua) At least five people were killed and 40 injured Thursday morning when a bus carrying air force employees was hit by a suicide attacker on a road in eastern Pakistani province of Punjab, according to media reports.
Thursday, November 01, 2007 10:12:42 AM
Islamabad, Nov 1 (IANS) The Pakistani Supreme Court is unlikely to deliver its verdict Friday on a petition challenging President Pervez Musharraf's eligibility for a second term in office but this might not affect his continuance - thanks to a constitutional technicality.
Thursday, November 01, 2007 10:01:38 AM
Islamabad, Nov 1 (DPA) Several people were feared killed as an explosion ripped through a bus carrying security personnel in Sargodha district of central Pakistan, Dawn News channel reported.
Thursday, November 01, 2007 9:18:13 AM
Islamabad, Oct 31 (DPA) Pakistan's former prime minister Benazir Bhutto prepared Wednesday to briefly visit Dubai, where she is to stay until the Supreme Court decides on the legitimacy of President Pervez Musharraf's re-election, her party said.
Wednesday, October 31, 2007 6:15:24 PM
Islamabad, Oct 31 (DPA) Pakistan's top court Wednesday intervened in the probe into the suicide bombing of ex-premier Benazir Bhutto's homecoming rally in Karachi after the authorities failed to achieve a breakthrough.
Wednesday, October 31, 2007 4:36:04 PM
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