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Kayani meets Gilani, threatens to impose emergency in Pakistan

March 11th, 2009 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar.11 (ANI): Pakistans Chief of Army Staff, General Asfaq Parvez Kayani, met Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani on Wednesday morning andreviewed the deteriorating law and order situation in the country ... Read more...

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Justify imposition of emergency, court tells Bangladesh government

July 21st, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 21 (IANS) Bangladesh's military-backed caretaker government has been asked by the Dhaka High Court to justify the imposition of emergency on Jan 11, 2007, under which the government has curbed ... Read more...

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Pakistani MPs’ ‘constitutional dilemma’ as session begins Monday

March 16th, 2008 - 10:34 am ICT by admin
By Muhammad Najeeb Islamabad, March 16 (IANS) The stage is set for the noisy inaugural session of Pakistan's National Assembly or the lower house of parliament Monday with a shouting match expected between ... Read more...

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Human rights in Pakistan worsened in 2007: US HR Report

March 12th, 2008 - 2:06 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 12 (ANI): A human rights report released by the US has said that Pakistan President Pervez Musharrafs actions last year, like imposition of the 42-day emergency, suspension of the Constitution ... Read more...

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US should support Musharraf with some reservations

February 10th, 2008 - 10:08 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): The United States should support President Pervez Musharraf, but with some reservations, the Washington Times has said in its report.To deal with these reservations, Musharraf should continue ... Read more...

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‘Elahi played a key role in persuading Musharraf for early polls’

November 14th, 2007 - 10:31 am ICT by admin

Posted in World |