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Deep shame over Osama’s killing in Pakistan, says daily


May 4th, 2011 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 4 (IANS) The fact that Osama bin Laden was living right under the "military's nose" added to the way in which he was killed were matters of deep ... Read more...

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Lahore HC rejects application seeking Musharraf treason case adjournment


March 26th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 26(ANI): The Lahore High Court (LHC) has rejected an application seeking an adjournment of the court proceedings to register a treason case against former President Pervez Musharraf.This was the ... Read more...

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Former Pak army chief claims nuclear scientist AQ Khan is “next target of US agents”


February 26th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 26(ANI): Former Pakistan Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General (r) Mirza Aslam Beg has claimed that the American agents' network is spread throughout the country, and that their next ... Read more...

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Hearing of Musharraf’s extradition, trial pleas put off until February 24


February 9th, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 9(ANI): The Lahore High Court has deferred the hearing of two identical petitions seeking the extradition and trial of former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf on high treason charges until ... Read more...

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Jinnah’s vision made Pakistan nuclear power: AQ Khan


December 26th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Dec 26 (ANI): The motivation behind making Pakistan a nuclear power after continuous hard work of seven years was the vision of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, according to disgraced nuclear scientist ... Read more...

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Swiss engineers may be charged with smuggling N-technology to AQ Khan ring in Pak


December 24th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 24 (ANI): A Swiss magistrate has called for the prosecution of three Swiss engineers suspected of smuggling nuclear weapons technology to scientist Dr A.Q. Khan's network in Pakistan.Swiss federal magistrate ... Read more...

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‘Bush didn’t oppose AQ Khan’s release to keep Pak interested in war on terror’


December 2nd, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): While the Bush administration remained silent amid rumours that Pakistan was about to release disgraced nuclear scientist Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan from house arrest, a top US official ... Read more...

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LHC seeks Pak govt’s reply on petition seeking Musharraf’s trial for high treason


November 27th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 27 (ANI): The Lahore High Court has sought a reply from the Pakistan government on December 21 on a petition seeking former president Pervez Musharraf's trial on high treason ... Read more...

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Now, a declaration ‘justifying’ killing Musharraf for his unpardonable crimes


October 24th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, Oct 24 (ANI): Pakistani political leaders and religious scholars have made a unanimous declaration justifying the call for former military ruler Pervez Musharraf's murder for his allegedly unpardonable crimes.The theme ... Read more...

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Chinese N-reactors for Pakistan worry India


October 10th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kalpakkam (Tamil Nadu), Oct 10 (IANS) India is concerned over China's supplies of nuclear reactors to Pakistan which has a poor record as a nuclear power, Minister of State for Science and ... Read more...

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US to renew demand for direct access to AQ Khan


September 26th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 26 (ANI): The United States is planning to renew its demand for direct access to Pakistani nuclear scientist Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan in a bid to prevent China from building ... Read more...

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Musharraf’s wanted to hand over AQ Khan to US: Jamali


September 18th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sept 18 (ANI): Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf had all intentions of handing over nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan to the United States, former Prime Minister Mir Zafar Ullah ... Read more...

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Clinton rules out India like nuke deal with ‘proliferation-prone’ Pak


July 20th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 20 (ANI): Ruling out any possibility of an India like civil nuclear accord with Pakistan, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said that there are issues which are yet ... Read more...

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US, China on collision course over helping Pak build nuke reactors


June 21st, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 21 (ANI): The Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) meeting in New Zealand starting today (Monday) is likely to witness the US and China locking horns over the later's decision to help ... Read more...

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Zardari a Pakistani citizen, not American national, clarifies furious PPP


June 15th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, June 15(ANI): The Pakistan People's Party (PPP) has said that its leader and Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari is a citizen of Pakistan, and denied reports claiming that he was as ... Read more...

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A Q Khan accuses Govt., Army of harassing him


June 13th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jun.13 (ANI): Disgraced Pakistani nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan has accused both the government and military of harassing him unnecessarily by putting security restrictions on his movement.Talking to media ... Read more...

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Even 1000 terrorists wont be able to gain control over Pak nukes : A Q Khan


May 29th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 29 (ANI): Disgraced Pakistan nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan has asserted that his country's nuclear assets are so safe that even a thousand terrorists won't be able to gain ... Read more...

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Lahore High Court seeks reply from Pak Government in A Q Khan case


May 22nd, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 22 (ANI): The Lahore High Court has asked the federal government to submit statement of compliance on whether it is complying with its orders for allowing unrestricted movement to nuclear ... Read more...

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‘Responsible’ Pak needs nukes as deterrent against India: Gilani


April 13th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.13 (ANI): Allaying the international community's concerns over the impending threat posed by extremists to the country's nuclear assets, Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has described his country as ... Read more...

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Lahore High Court directs Pak govt, A Q Khan to resolve protocol issue ‘amicably’


February 26th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb.26 (ANI): The Lahore High Court (LHC) has directed the federal government and nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan to resolve issues concerning Khan's movement amicably by March 5, failing which ... Read more...

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Pakistani court bans A.Q. Khan’s free movement


January 25th, 2010 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, Jan 25 (IANS) The Lahore High Court (LHC) Monday banned the free movement of Abdul Qadeer Khan, the scientist who mentored Pakistan's nuclear programme but was later accused of proliferating ... Read more...

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A Q Khan denies revealing state secrets to foreign media


January 22nd, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan.22 (ANI): Controversial Pakistani nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan has denied disclosing state secrets to foreign media, saying he only writes columns in newspaper and never discusses such issues in ... Read more...

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Pak govt. re-imposes security restrictions on A Q Khan


January 22nd, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan.22 (ANI): The Pakistan government has re-imposed security restrictions on Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan, father of the country's nuclear programme, saying his life is under risk."His life is under threat and ... Read more...

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Pakistan mulls security for A.Q. Khan


January 21st, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 21 (IANS) Two days after seeking a ban on the free movement of Abdul Qadeer Khan, who mentored Pakistan's nuclear programme and was accused of proliferating nuclear secrets abroad, ... Read more...

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Lahore High Court seeks answer from A Q Khan over state’s ‘nuke’ secret leak


January 20th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan.20 (ANI): The Lahore High Court (LHC) has sought an answer from disgraced nuclear scientist Dr.Abdul Qadeer Khan regarding a report that he revealed sensitive information about Pakistan's nuclear programme to ... Read more...

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Pakistan government seeks ban on A.Q. Khan’s free movement


January 19th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, Jan 19 (IANS) The Pakistani government Tuesday sought a ban on the free movement of Abdul Qadeer Khan, who mentored the country's nuclear programme and was then accused of proliferating ... Read more...

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Lahore High Court rejects Pak govt plea to restore AQ Khan’s security protocol


December 23rd, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Dec. 23 (ANI): The Pakistan government's plea to restore security protocol for nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan has been rejected by the Lahore High Court (LHC).The two-member division bench of ... Read more...

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Iran claims proof of Pak based terror group carrying out attacks against it


December 16th, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, Dec. 16 (ANI): Iran has reiterated that it has evidence to prove that the banned terror group Jundullah is using Pakistan's territory for carrying out its nefarious activities against Tehran.Talking to ... Read more...

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Security concerns, Blackwater behind A Q Khan’s restrictions: Pak Interior Ministry


December 15th, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Dec. 15 (ANI): The government has imposed movement restrictions on nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan due to the deteriorating law and order conditions and the presence of US private security ... Read more...

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A Q Khan says government using ‘fake’, ‘void’ documents to restrict his movements


December 8th, 2009 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Dec.8 (ANI): Disgraced Pakistani nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan has accused the government of using fake documents to restrict his movements.During a hearing of a case about restrictions on the ... Read more...

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A Q Khan’s security as per courts proceedings: Pak Interior Ministry


November 26th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 26(ANI): Pakistan's Interior Ministry counsel Ahmar Bilal Sufi has said the security provided to nuclear scientist Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan is in accordance with the judicial proceedings, and no separate ... Read more...

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A Q Khan denies correspondence with Washington Post


November 20th, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Nov.20 (ANI): Disgraced Pakistani nuclear scientist Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan has denied reports about correspondencing with a Washington Post journalist.According to reports, Dr. Khan submitted a statement to the Lahore High ... Read more...

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AQ Khan’s name not in Exit Control List: Pak Attorney General


November 12th, 2009 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov.12 (ANI): The Pakistan Supreme Court has been told that disgraced nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan's name does not figure in the Exit Control List (ECL).During a hearing on a ... Read more...

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Iran is right to develop nuclear energy: AQ Khan


November 9th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 9 (ANI): Disgraced Pakistani nuclear scientist Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan has backed Iran's right to develop nuclear energy and said a propaganda campaign had been launched against that country's atomic ... Read more...

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AQ Khan nails Pak govt’s lie of him being off the Exit Control List


November 6th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 6 (ANI): Disgraced Pakistan nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan has laughed off claims that his name does not exist on the Exit Control List (ECL)."It is a joke to ... Read more...

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