Islamabad, Aug 25 (DPA) Scores of Pakistani soldiers have deserted the security forces deployed in tribal areas bordering Afghanistan, mainly because they were not sure whether fighting against their 'own people' was morally right, media reports said Saturday.
Saturday, August 25, 2007 7:03:36 PM
Islamabad, Aug 25 (Xinhua) Pakistan Saturday test fired a new Hatf-8 cruise missile, Dawn News reported.
Saturday, August 25, 2007 6:12:11 PM
Islamabad, Aug 25 (DPA) A Pakistani judge Saturday refused to issue an arrest warrant for exiled opposition leader and ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif in corruption cases, removing the last hurdle in his return to Pakistan permitted by the Supreme Court Thursday.
Saturday, August 25, 2007 5:45:26 PM
Islamabad, Aug 25 (Xinhua) Pakistani security forces Saturday killed three militants in the North Waziristan tribal region, Dawn News quoted officials as saying.
Saturday, August 25, 2007 12:27:32 PM
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
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