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Rs.50 mn bounty on killers of Pakistani leader’s family


February 12th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 12 (IANS) Pakistan government has announced a Rs.50 million ($14 million) reward for information about the killers of the wife and a daughter of Balochistan assembly member Bakhtiar ... Read more...

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Pakistani province launches polio campaign


January 30th, 2012 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 30 (IANS) Over two million children will be administered anti-polio vaccine drops in Pakistan's Balochistan province, which saw the highest number of polio cases in the world in ... Read more...

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Musharraf may be returning to his own grief: Daily


January 26th, 2012 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 26 (IANS) Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf's heroics in returning to his country could prove to be another misadventure for him, a Pakistani daily said Thursday.Not ... Read more...

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Don’t come back, ISI chief told Musharraf in Dubai


January 24th, 2012 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 24 (IANS) Pakistan spy chief Lt. Gen Ahmed Shuja Pasha had a secret meeting with former president Pervez Musharraf in Dubai and told him not to come ... Read more...

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Musharraf delays return to Pakistan


January 19th, 2012 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 19 (IANS) Former president Pervez Musharraf, who was to return to Pakistan by the end of January, has postponed his arrival in view of the "emerging political ... Read more...

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Musharraf to be arrested on return to Pakistan


January 7th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 7 (IANS) Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf will be arrested on his return in connection with the 2007 assassination of two-time prime minister Benazir Bhutto, said an ... Read more...

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Pakistan seeks extradition of insurgent from Switzerland


September 12th, 2011 - 3:42 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 12 (IANS) Pakistan has sought extradition of a Pakistani insurgent living in Switzerland, a media report said.Bramdagh Bugti, who heads the Baloch Republican Army, is seeking asylum in ... Read more...

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Where are all ministers, asks Pakistan Senate chairman


March 30th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 30 (IANS) As ministers were absent, the Pakistan Senate chairman Wednesday wondered if all the ministers had gone to see the India-Pakistan match at Mohali.When told ... 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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Disquiet among Pakistani Hindus over kidnapped leader


February 25th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 25 (IANS) There is disquiet in the Hindu community over the as-yet unsolved abduction of their religious leader, a senior Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader in Quetta has been told.Sardar ... Read more...

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Pak sessions court remands Shahzain Bugti to judicial custody


January 4th, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, Jan 4 (ANI): Jamhoori Watan Party (JWP) leader Shahzain Bugti and his 26 security guards, who were arrested last month for allegedly carrying a huge cache of arms and ammunition, have ... Read more...

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Musharraf refuses to appear before Benazir, Bugti murder probe commission


December 30th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 30 (ANI): Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has refused to appear before any commission set up to investigate the murders of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto and Baloch leader ... Read more...

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After 16 months, Islamabad HC to hear case against Musharraf


December 13th, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec.13 (ANI): A petition has been filed before the Islamabad High Court (IHC) seeking registration of a case against former president Pervez Musharraf on charges of being the author of ... Read more...

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Pak-Afghan accord to eliminate militant sanctuaries ‘wherever they are’


December 6th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Dec 6(ANI): Pakistan and Afghanistan have renewed their commitment to eliminate militant sanctuaries in their territories, which can be used for acts of subversion in either country.A joint declaration issued ... Read more...

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Balochistan problems cannot be resolved at gunpoint: Sharif


November 28th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, Nov 28 (ANI): Expressing concern over the worsening law and order situation in Balochistan, Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif has said that the problems of the province cannot ... Read more...

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Musharraf aide seeks FIR against Bugti over ‘billion rupee bounty on his head’ bid


October 26th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 26 (ANI): Dr Sher Afgan Niazi, a noted leader of the former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf's newly formed party All Pakistan Muslim League (APML), has filed an application to ... Read more...

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Lahore Court postpones hearing of petitions against Musharraf to Nov 1


October 19th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 19 (ANI): The Lahore High Court (LHC) has postponed the hearing of two petitions seeking registration of a high treason case against former military ruler Pervez Musharraf and his ... Read more...

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Ex-PM Nawaz’s party lists charges against Musharraf


October 12th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Oct 12 (IANS) The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) led by former prime minister Nawaz Sharif Tuesday put out a list of charges, which includes the Kargil conflict, ... Read more...

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PML-N files charge sheet against Musharraf, demands trial for treason


October 12th, 2010 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 12 (ANI): The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has issued a 16-point charge sheet against former President Pervez Musharraf, demanding that the former president be brought back through Interpol and ... Read more...

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PML-N female legislators hurl shoes, burn Musharraf’s picture at Punjab Assembly


October 6th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 6 (ANI): Enraged by former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf's remarks against their leader Nawaz Sharif, four Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) female legislators hurled shoes at a picture of the ... Read more...

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Musharraf’s launch of party draws hostile response


October 2nd, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Oct 2 (IANS) The announcement of the launch of a political party by former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf in London has drawn a hostile response back home.Pakistan ... Read more...

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Afghanistan “providing refuge” to elements terrorising Pakistan: Rehman Malik


September 16th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sept 16 (ANI): Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik has said that Afghanistan is acting as a sanctuary for the terrorists functioning against Pakistan."Afghanistan is providing refuge to elements who are ... Read more...

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Ex-Pak Military Intelligence DG in dock for many crimes


April 26th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Apr 26(ANI): Pakistan politicians have urged the government to start an investigation against former Military Intelligence Director General, Major General Nadeem Ejaz, who has been accused of a number of ... Read more...

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Petition filed in LHC for Musharraf’s high treason trial


April 24th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Apr.24 (ANI): Yet another petition seeking registration of a high treason case against former President General Pervez Musharraf has been filed in the Lahore High Court (LHC).The petition filed by ... Read more...

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Baitullah killed Benazir with Musharraf’s consent: Pak’s UK envoy


December 26th, 2009 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Dec. 26 (ANI) : Holding former President General Pervez Musharraf responsible for former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto's assassination, Pakistan's High Commissioner to Britain Wajid Shamsul Hassan has said that Tehreek-e-Taliban ... Read more...

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I wanted to walk out of Agra summit: Musharraf


October 20th, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 20 (IANS) Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf has said he wanted to walk out of the failed 2001 Agra summit but was dissuaded from doing so by a senior ... Read more...

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PML-Q supports Jamil Bugti’s decision to register case against Musharraf


August 31st, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, Aug. 31 (ANI): PML-Q chief Chaudhry Shujaat Husain has said that his party supports Jamil Bugti's decision to register a case against former president Pervez Musharraf and prime minister Shaukat ... Read more...

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Online report says terrorists preparing to declare independent Balochistan


August 7th, 2009 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.7 (ANI): Terrorists claiming to represent Pakistani Balochis are planning to declare 'independence' on August 11 this year,according to BRASSTACKS.Though this will not change much on the ground, but ... Read more...

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‘Pak falsely accusing India to justify army operation in Balochistan’


August 6th, 2009 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Aug 6 (ANI): The people who are fighting for the cause and development of Balochistan are patriotic Pakistanis and are falsely accused of being pro-India by those who are against Balochistan, ... Read more...

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Gilani approves Balochistan panel’s proposals


July 28th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 28 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that the proposals of committee on Balochistan have been approved.Talking to mediapersons at the Prime Minister's Secretariat here on ... Read more...

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India not involved in Baloch unrest, says Baloch Republican Party


July 23rd, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 23 (ANI): The Baloch Republican Party (BRP) has rejected the Pakistan government's allegation that India is responsible for the unrest in the province.BRP president Nawabzada Barmdagh Bugti rebuked the ... Read more...

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Pakistan accuses India of backing Baloch terror group


April 23rd, 2009 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 22 (IANS) Pakistan Wednesday accused India of backing a Baloch terror group that it says is a remnant of the Soviet-Afghan war. India was backing the Balochistan Liberation Army (BLA) for ... Read more...

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UN expresses concern about Baloch leaders killings


April 10th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr.10 (ANI): The United Nations has expressed "serious concern" over the killing of three ethnic Baloch leaders that has sparked off riots in that Pakistani province.It called for an ... Read more...

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Baloch leaders call for end to military operations in Balochistan


February 9th, 2009 - 8:00 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, Feb.9 (ANI): The Balochistan All Parties Conference (BAPC) has called for an immediate end to military operations in Balochistan and the immediate release of nearly 6000 missing persons, who they ... Read more...

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Pak Govt. giving covert support to Taliban in Quetta to suppress Balochs


January 5th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Jan 5 (ANI): The Pakistan Government is providing covert support to the Taliban to capture land in eastern and western Quetta in order to undermine the Baloch nationalist movement and ... Read more...

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