Karachi, Oct 17 (IANS) Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) cadres from across the country have gathered here to welcome their chief and former prime minister Benazir Bhutto, who arrives here Thursday after nine years in exile.
Wednesday, October 17, 2007 1:24:51 PM
Islamabad, Oct 17 (IANS) The Pakistan government has denied that it was considering an ordinance to curtail the tenure of Chief Justice Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhry to two-and-a-half years.
Wednesday, October 17, 2007 1:09:02 PM
Islamabad, Oct 17 (IANS) The 11-member bench of the Pakistan Supreme Court hearing petitions against President Pervez Musharraf's candidature for the presidential poll has referred the case to the chief justice and recommended the constitution of a 'full court' to hear it.
Wednesday, October 17, 2007 12:55:26 PM
Islamabad, Oct 17 (IANS) Caretaker governments composed of non-political people will be installed at federal and provincial levels across Pakistan on Nov 15 in preparation for the general elections that are likely to be held early next year, the country's Information Minister Muhammad Ali Durrani said.
Wednesday, October 17, 2007 12:52:57 PM
As Benazir Bhutto prepares to land in Pakistan Thursday after a nine-year self-imposed exile, Pakistanis know her return qualifies as a major political event. The party her father founded almost four decades ago is still a living entity. Despite all the corruption scandals against her, the party cadres, even if they are fewer and somewhat decrepit, are still there. The cadres and the party supporters will no doubt put up a grand welcome for their party leader.
Wednesday, October 17, 2007 11:51:54 AM
Islamabad/London, Oct 17 (IANS) Rejecting President Pervez Musharraf's advice to postpone her return to Pakistan, former prime minister Benazir Bhutto said Wednesday that she would reach Karachi airport as scheduled at 11 a.m. Thursday.
Wednesday, October 17, 2007 10:57:28 AM
London, Oct 17 (IANS) Blowing hot and cold against the military regime in Pakistan, former Pakistan prime minister Benazir Bhutto believes that she alone is capable of bringing the beleaguered country back to the centre-ground of democracy.
Wednesday, October 17, 2007 8:32:09 AM
Islamabad, Oct 16 (Xinhua) The Pakistan People's Party Parliamentarians (PPPP) leadership Tuesday reconfirmed that former prime minister Benazir Bhutto would return to the country Thursday morning as scheduled.
Tuesday, October 16, 2007 11:51:39 PM
Islamabad, Oct 16 (IANS) The Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) warned the government Tuesday of retaliation if party workers were stopped from welcoming chief Benazir Bhutto on her arrival Oct 18.
Tuesday, October 16, 2007 6:07:10 PM
Islamabad, Oct 16 (IANS) Pakistan could be placed under marital law if the Supreme Court decided against President Pervez Musharraf's candidature for re-election for the second five-year term in presidency, Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Sher Afgan Niazi said Tuesday.
Tuesday, October 16, 2007 5:58:18 PM
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