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I would have apologised for Abbottabad: Musharraf

May 8th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) Pervez Musharraf, Pakistan's former army chief and president, says that had he been in uniform, he would have apologised to his nation on the ... Read more...

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PML-N’s UK wing joins Lord Nazir’s call to prosecute Musharraf in British courts

August 7th, 2009 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug. 7 (ANI): The UK wing of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz has joined Lord Nazir Ahmed's anti-Musharraf campaign, which calls for the former Pakistani dictator's prosecution in British courts.The ... Read more...

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Washingtons silence over Pak turmoil unusual: Reports

March 11th, 2009 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.11 (ANI): Amidst all the political blame-game in Pakistan, Washingtons silence has amused quite a few given the fact it considers the former as one of its important allies. The US ... Read more...

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EU to push for closer ties with post-Musharraf Pakistan

December 5th, 2008 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Dec 5 (DPA) The European Union (EU) foreign ministers are set to push for closer ties with Pakistan when they meet in Brussels Monday, EU diplomats said.The regular monthly meeting of ... Read more...

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Make-or-break meeting between Zardari, Nawaz on Tuesday

August 3rd, 2008 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 3 (IANS) In what can be a make-or-break meeting for the four-month-old ruling alliance of Pakistan, coalition partners Asif Ali Zardari and Nawaz Sharif will meet Tuesday to discuss reinstatement ... Read more...

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Resolving sacked judiciary issue is the key to ending impasse in Pak: Sharif

May 20th, 2008 - 7:34 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, May 20 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-N chief and former prime minister Nawaz Sharif believes that reinstating the judges who were sacked by President General Pervez Musharraf on November 3, 2007, ... Read more...

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Musharraf must not be equated with Pak, nor Pak with him: Nawaz

May 20th, 2008 - 5:21 pm ICT by admin
Washington , May 20 (ANI): Former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif has said that the PPP-led coalition government must emerge out from the shadow of Pakistan President Musharraf, who, according to ... Read more...

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Sharif turns on the heat after inconclusive talks with Zardari (Lead)

May 10th, 2008 - 8:02 pm ICT by admin
By Muhammad Najeeb and Dipankar De Sarkar Islamabad/London, May 10 (IANS) The main constituents of Pakistan's fragile ruling alliance were at loggerheads again Saturday - a day after seven hours of London talks ... Read more...

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Musharraf committed big mistake by removing judges: PML-Q

April 27th, 2008 - 7:09 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Apr 27 (ANI): The pro-Musharraf Pakistan Muslim League-Quaids (PML-Q) secretary general Mushahid Hussain Syed has said that President Pervez Musharraf committed a big mistake by removing of judges of the ... Read more...

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Pakistani lawyers’ attack on former minister sparks protests

April 9th, 2008 - 6:58 pm ICT by admin
DPA Islamabad, April 9 (DPA) Supporters of a former Pakistani cabinet minister Wednesday protested in the eastern Punjab province, a day after lawyers attacked him for defending President Pervez Musharraf's controversial actions. Sher ... Read more...

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Pakistanis angry over Americas continued support for Musharraf

February 29th, 2008 - 10:15 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Feb 29 (ANI): The Bush Administration wants to ensure military pressure is kept up on militants in the Pakistans tribal areas, but Washingtons continued support for President Pervez Musharraf risks deepening ... Read more...

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Western envoys to Zardari, Sharif: Work with Musharraf

February 23rd, 2008 - 1:47 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Feb.23 (ANI): Western envoys in Pakistan capital Islamabad are reportedly piling pressure on both PPP co-chairperson Asif Ali Zardari and PML (N) leader Nawaz Sharif to evolve a working arrangement with ... Read more...

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Polls meaningless without restoration of judiciary, free media: Imran Khan

February 19th, 2008 - 12:19 pm ICT by admin
(Interview) By Zofeen T. Ebrahim Karachi, Feb 19 (IANS) Violence during the crucial parliamentary elections in Pakistan could well be the precursor to wide spread street protests in the country, Tehreek-I-Insaf chief and cricket ... Read more...

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PPP will protest if Feb 18 polls are rigged: Zardari

February 14th, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Feb 14 (ANI): Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairperson Asif Ali Zardari has warned that his party may come out on streets if the February 18 elections are rigged.The Election Commission ... Read more...

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PML-Q calls for release of sacked Pak Chief justice

February 11th, 2008 - 4:45 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Feb 11 (ANI): The pro-Musharraf Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid has appealed to the Pakistan Government to release deposed Chief Justice Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhry, other judges and senior lawyers, politicians and members of ... Read more...

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Pakistan, Musharraf cannot co-exist: PML-N

December 25th, 2007 - 3:26 pm ICT by admin
Kohat, Dec 25 (ANI): The vice-president of the Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz), Saranjam Khan, has said that the country and President Pervez Musharraf cannot co-exist. Addressing a public meeting here during the election ... Read more...

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Pak Provincial Govt directed to put security on high alert

December 14th, 2007 - 10:28 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad , Dec 14 (ANI): The Pakistan Federal Interior Ministry today ordered the Provincial Governments to put the security on a high alert in view of possible attacks on President Pervez Musharraf, ... Read more...

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