Islamabad, May 11 (DPA) Pakistan's suspended chief justice Iftikhar Chaudhry will visit the southern city of Karachi this weekend despite government warnings of clashes between his supporters and those of President Pervez Musharraf, his lawyer said Friday.
Friday, May 11, 2007 5:07:57 PM
Islamabad, May 11 (IANS) Thirty-four countries deported 115,762 Pakistanis in the last two years for either entering illegally or being engaged in illegal activities in their territories, the Pakistani government has informed the National Assembly.
Friday, May 11, 2007 4:52:11 PM
Karachi, May 11 (IANS) Two leading lawyers' bodies have refused to call off a rally here Saturday in support of sacked Justice Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhry, saying it was not a political event but part of their ongoing campaign to protect the judiciary's independence.
Friday, May 11, 2007 2:36:57 PM
Islamabad, May 11 (IANS) Pakistan has permitted the import of Indian cotton via the land route to meet a shortfall of three million bales the domestic textile industry faces.
Friday, May 11, 2007 2:31:47 PM
Islamabad/New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) A Pakistan-based TV channel claimed Thursday that two champagne bottles reportedly mixed with poison were given to murdered Pakistani cricket coach Bob Woolmer by bowling coach Mushtaq Ahmed, but officials said this did not make him a suspect.
Thursday, May 10, 2007 10:36:22 PM
Islamabad, May 10 (DPA) At least eight people were killed and at least 40 injured when storms and heavy rain lashed north-western Pakistan Thursday, the private Geo news channel reported.
Thursday, May 10, 2007 8:50:17 PM
Islamabad, May 10 (IANS) Pakistan is preparing for deployment of its next-generation nuclear-capable ballistic missile, says a report by an eminent group of US scientists.
Thursday, May 10, 2007 5:54:29 PM
Islamabad, May 10 (IANS) The ballooning judicial crisis in Pakistan has prompted the government to bar ministers from speaking to journalists on the sacking of Chief Justice Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhry, even as the media has been cautioned against maligning judges of the apex court.
Thursday, May 10, 2007 4:25:43 PM
Islamabad, May 10 (DPA) Unidentified attackers fired a volley of shots at the house of a counsel for Pakistan's suspended top judge in the port city of Karachi early Thursday, but no one was injured, media reports said.
Thursday, May 10, 2007 1:24:59 PM
Karachi, May 9 (IANS) Opening batsman Imran Farhat has been reported to the Pakistani cricket board for misbehaving with the selection committee over his omission from an Abu Dhabi-bound one-day squad, news reports said Wednesday.
Wednesday, May 09, 2007 5:29:10 PM
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