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Musharraf involved in Benazir Bhutto’s assassination, claims Zardari’s dad


February 4th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb 4(ANI): Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf was involved in former prime minister Benazir Bhutto's assassination, President Asif Ali Zardari's father, Hakim Ali Zardari has said.However, Benazir's killers cannot be ... Read more...

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Pakistan reverses fuel price hike


January 7th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 7 (IANS) Pakistan's beleaguered Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has caved in to political pressure and reversed controversial fuel price hikes, a move dubbed by the US a "mistake" ... Read more...

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MQM decides to rejoin Pakistan’s ruling coalition


January 7th, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 7 (IANS) The Pakistan Peoples Party's (PPP) estranged ally Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) has decided to rejoin the ruling coalition if Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani takes concrete steps ... Read more...

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Breakthrough eludes Gilani in Pakistan’s political crisis (Lead)


January 3rd, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 3 (IANS) A meeting between Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani and the opposition Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Monday failed to end the crisis facing the government, which has been ... Read more...

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Pir Pagara asks Gilani to ‘quit honourably’ as PPP loses majority


January 3rd, 2011 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 3(ANI): Pakistan Muslim League- Functional (PML-F) President Pir Pagara has advised Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani to 'quit honourably', rather than being dislodged after humiliation.On Sunday, the PPP-led Pakistan ... Read more...

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Benazir murder probe ‘futile’ exercise as culprits hold powerful positions: Pir Pagara


December 25th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Dec 25 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League- Functional (PML-F) chief Pir Pagara has termed the ongoing Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) investigation into former prime minister Benazir Bhutto's assassination a futile exercise.Pagara ... Read more...

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Pir Pagara distances himself from Musharraf


October 8th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 8 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League Functional (PML) President Pir Pagara has distanced himself from former president Pervez Musharraf. He said he and his party have 'nothing to do' with ... Read more...

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PML-N keeping all options open to form govt


September 27th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sept 27 (ANI): Amidst the uncertain political scenario in Pakistan, the main opposition party in the National Assembly, the PML-N, is reportedly keeping its options open, including helping form a new ... Read more...

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Musharraf to return to Pak to join unified Muslim League, not for presidency: Pir Pagara


September 23rd, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Sep 23 (ANI): PML-F Chairman Pir Pagara has stated that former military ruler Pervez Musharraf would return to Pakistan not for becoming the country's president, but to join the unified ... Read more...

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What’s in a name? Ask Musharraf and Pir Pagara!


September 21st, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Sept 21 (ANI): The formation of the All Pakistan Muslim League (APML), the new faction emerging from the merger of PML-Q and PML-F, under the leadership of Pir Pagara, is likely ... Read more...

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Corruption, lack of governance threaten Pakistan government


September 18th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Sep 18 (IANS) Amidst reports of corruption and lack of governance in Pakistan, calls for a change in the government are being raised much more vociferously from all ... Read more...

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“Patriotic” Pak Army needs no invitation for intervening in politics: PML-F


September 17th, 2010 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Sept 17 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League Functional (PML-F) chief Pir Pagara has said that all Generals of the Pak Army are patriots, and the Army would not come into national ... Read more...

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Is Musharraf plotting his political comeback?


February 25th, 2009 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb.25 (ANI): Former Pakistan President General Pervez Musharraf may have regularly denied reports that he is planning to re-enter the political by lanes of Islamabad, but it seems that he ... Read more...

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Musharrarf may invoke Art 58 (2b) or challenge Shahbazs CMship to save himself


August 12th, 2008 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Aug 12 (ANI): Amid the impending Impeachment Motion against him, Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf is said to be toying with the ideas like invoking Article 58 (2b) to dissolve ... Read more...

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Musharraf contacting likeminded politicians to escape impeachment


June 3rd, 2008 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , June 3 (ANI): Amid rumours that the PPP-led federal government in Islamabad was planning to remove President Pervez Musharraf though impeachment, the Presidency has hastened its efforts to establish ... Read more...

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Musharraf not to meet Chaudhrys in future


May 8th, 2008 - 7:56 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, May 8 (ANI): Pakistan President Pervez Mushrraf has reportedly decided not to meet PML-Q president and former premier Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain and former Punjab chief minister Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi and ... Read more...

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Musharraf may send special plane for Gilani


March 23rd, 2008 - 7:58 am ICT by admin
Islamabad, Mar.23 (ANI): Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf is reportedly considering a proposal to send a special plane to Karachi to fetch Pakistan People's Party (PPP) prime ministerial nominee Yousuf Raza Gilani ... Read more...

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More than half of male population of Khairpur in Sindh booked as rioters


January 4th, 2008 - 3:00 pm ICT by admin
Karachi, Jan 4 (ANI): More than 125,000 people across the Khairpur district of Sindh province in Pakistan have been booked for rioting after the tragic death of former premier Benazir Bhutto on ... Read more...

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