Islamabad, Jan 20 (IANS) A teenaged boy arrested Friday has told investigators that he was the next in line to kill former prime minister Benazir Bhutto if the Dec 27 attempt had failed, a media report Sunday said.
Sunday, January 20, 2008 1:47:10 PM
Islamabad, Jan 19 (IANS) President Pervez Musharraf and Shahbaz Sharif, leader of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), are expected to meet in London Monday, according to informed sources, though both the government and the former ruling party denied any plans for such a meeting.
Saturday, January 19, 2008 6:31:13 PM
Islamabad, Jan 19 (DPA) Pakistani security forces Saturday arrested 40 Islamic militants in a restive tribal region near Afghanistan a day after fierce battles here left more than 90 insurgents dead, the army said.
Saturday, January 19, 2008 4:43:26 PM
Islamabad, Jan 19 (IANS) With less than a month remaining for Pakistan's general elections, the party led by former prime minister Nawaz Sharif is insisting that President Pervez Musharraf must quit.
Saturday, January 19, 2008 4:05:38 PM
Islamabad, Jan 19 (IANS) Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari has rejected an offer from the establishment to head a proposed national reconciliation government, media reports said Saturday.
Saturday, January 19, 2008 2:07:21 PM
Islamabad, Jan 19 (IANS) Pakistan has denied that it has abandoned plans to open a consulate in Mumbai's Jinnah House, which was Muhammad Ali Jinnah's personal residence before India's partition.
Saturday, January 19, 2008 2:05:51 PM
Rawalpindi, Jan 18 (IANS) About 90 militants were killed Friday in fighting with security forces in the South Waziristan region of Pakistan, Online news agency reported.
Friday, January 18, 2008 8:59:56 PM
Islamabad, Jan 18 (Xinhua) Pakistan's security forces killed up to 90 militants Friday in an operation in the country's tribal area of South Waziristan, according to a report by the private Dawn TV.
Friday, January 18, 2008 8:17:22 PM
Islamabad, Jan 17 (IANS) Warning foreign powers against entering Pakistan to crush militancy, President Pervez Musharraf Thursday said the army was capable of fighting extremists.
Thursday, January 17, 2008 10:09:05 PM
Islamabad, Jan 17 (IANS) Seven people were killed and at least 20 injured in a suicide attack on a mosque in Peshawar Thursday evening despite heavy security in the light of Muharram, the Muslim month of mourning.
Thursday, January 17, 2008 10:08:29 PM
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