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Musharraf continues his political meetings, hold talks with top Sindh leaders
( 28-Feb-2009 )

Karachi, Feb.28 (ANI): Continuing his meetings with the country’s top political figures, Former Pakistan President General Pervez Musharraf has met important leaders of Sindh province here. Musharraf met Ghulam Mustafa Jatoi and Mumtaz Ali Bhutto over lunchon meeting, which was hosted by  ....
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We?ve joined hands to fight the US: Taliban?s Wana chief (Re-issue)
( 27-Feb-2009 )

Peshawar, Feb.26 (ANI): A tribal elder has disclosed that three top Taliban groups in Pakistan have joined hands to the counter the offensive of the United States. The Daily Times quoted the chief of the Taliban in the Wana region, Maulvi Nazir as telling a delegation of Ahmedzai Wazir elders that ....
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US says Sharif brothers? disqualification Pak?s ?internal matter? (Re-issue)
( 27-Feb-2009 )

Lahore, Feb.26 (ANI): The United States has refused to comment on the Pakistan Supreme Court’s decision to disqualify former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his brother Shahbaz Sharif form contesting elections, saying it is Pakistan’s ‘internal matter’. According to The Dail ....
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Disqualified Sharif terms SC verdict Zardari?s ?edict?(Re-issue)
( 27-Feb-2009 )

Lahore, Feb.26 (ANI): Furious over the Supreme Court’s decision to disqualify him from being a member of the Parliament, former Prime Minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif has termed the verdict ‘an edict’. “This is not a court decision but an ....
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US Senator under fire over Pakistan drone attacks remark
( 27-Feb-2009 )

Lahore, Feb. 27 (ANI): US Senator Dianne Feinstein has been targeted by Republican members for making a statement in the media confirming the presence of a secret US facility inside Pakistan that was used to carry out drone attacks against the Taliban. Republican members of the House Intelligence C ....
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Drone attacks not discussed with General Kayani: US
( 27-Feb-2009 )

Lahore, Feb.27 (ANI):  A day after Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood claimed that he had asked Washington to let Islamabad handle the drone attacks on militant hideouts inside its territory, the United States has said that the issue of drone attacks was not discussed with Pakistan’s ....
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Zardari betrayed us, says Sharif
( 27-Feb-2009 )

Lahore, Feb.27 (ANI):  Former Pakistan Prime Minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N)  chief Nawaz Sharif has said that President Asif Ali Zardari betrayed him and his brother Shahbaz Khan by enforcing a false decision of disqualifying them from contesting elections. Addressing a ....
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Pak-Iran gas pipeline talks in final stages
( 27-Feb-2009 )

Peshawar, Feb. 27 (ANI): Iranian Consul General Muhammad Iqbal Asghari has said that talks on the Pakistan-Iran gas pipeline are in their final stages. Asghari said the Iranian government was aware of Pakistan’s requirement of gas, had preferred to supply gas to Pakistan, rejecting Swiss and ....
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US, Britain caution their citizens against Pakistan travel
( 27-Feb-2009 )

Lahore, Feb. 27 (ANI): The United States and Britain have warned their citizens against traveling to Pakistan, saying Al-Qaeda and Taliban may target them during their visit to the troubled region. The US State Department released a statement saying US citizens should not travel due to grave securi ....
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Sharif?s ?provocative? statements could spell disaster for Pakistan: Rehman
( 27-Feb-2009 )

Lahore, Feb.27 (ANI): Perturbed by Nawaz Sharif’s verbal attack on President Asif Ali Zardari, and Pakistan Muslim League- Nawaz’s (PML-N) decision to stage nation-wide protests against Sharif’s disqualification, Pakistan Information Minister Sherry Rehman has said that such a step ....
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Pak-Afghan tribal area ?main threat of global terrorism?: Mueller
( 25-Feb-2009 )

Lahore, Feb.25 (ANI): The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has termed the tribal areas along the Pakistan-Afghanistan border as the ‘main threat of global terrorism’. FBI chief Robert Mueller, said the tribal areas of Pakistan and Afghanistan are breeding grounds of terrorism. ....
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Sharif says he won?t demand anything from Govt. if judges are reinstated
( 25-Feb-2009 )

Lahore, Feb. 25 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif has said that he won’t demand anything from the government in the next five years if President Asif Ali Zardari reinstates all sacked judges. “I don’t want to become premier or president, but want reins ....
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No secret agreement with US signed for drone attacks: Musharraf
( 24-Feb-2009 )

Lahore, Feb 24 (ANI): Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has said that no secret agreement with the United States was signed during his rule that allowed drone attacks on Pakistani soil.   Musharraf said he often heard allegations of a covert deal with the US, but said no one had been ....
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US worried about Taliban safe havens in Balochistan
( 23-Feb-2009 )

Lahore, Feb 23 (ANI): The Taliban safe havens in Balochistan are the real cause of concern among US officials, as the militant outfit is using Quetta to stir violence in Afghanistan.   There is growing concern among US officials, even as CIA drones pound targets in FATA, about alleged Taliban ....
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