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`Not just Pakistani military, leaders too embracing jihadis`

`Not just Pakistani military, leaders too embracing jihadis`

British journalist Owen Bennett-Jones said the jihadis, if circumstances permitted, would like to see the politicians, with whom they shook hands, not only out of power but dead and buried too. 

Zardari urges US to support sale of F-16 jets to Pakistan

Former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari has approached the United States and sought to convince it to sell F-16 fighter aircraft to Islamabad on ground to fight the war against terror.

Pakistan court asks govt to reply on petition seeking PM's removal

A Pakistani court on Wednesday directed the federal government to file a reply on a petition demanding disqualification of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for alleged money laundering and willfully concealing his wealth from the public.

PPP demands Sharif''s apology for implicating Zardari in false cases

 The Pakistan People`s Party has adopted four resolutions at its Foundation Day function which include a demand for an apology from Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for implicating PPP co-chairperson Asif Ali Zardari in false cases.

Zardari's close aide charged with terror financing in Pak

It comes just a day before the end of a 90-day physical remand of Hussain in Rangers custody on charges of terror financing.

Ex-Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari acquitted in corruption case

Pakistan's former president Asif Ali Zardari was on Tuesday acquitted in a corruption case dating back to the 1990s when his slain wife Benazir Bhutto was prime minister.

Pak seeks explanation from former minister who said 'leadership knew Osama lived in Abbottabad'

Pak seeks explanation from former minister who said 'leadership knew Osama lived in Abbottabad'

Pakistan National Security Advisor Sartaj Aziz has sought an explanation from former Pakistani defence minister Chaudhry Ahmed Mukhtar comments.

Pak PM, Army Chief discuss Karachi operation

 Pakistan's Army Chief Gen Raheel Sharif today met Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and discussed the situation in Karachi, where law enforcing agencies are involved in an operation against militants and criminals.

Asif Ali Zardari's close aide detained in Pakistan

Top PPP leader and close aide of former Pakistani president Asif Ali Zardari was allegedly picked up and taken to an unknown location by intelligence officials here on Wednesday, provoking criticism from his party.

Zardari denies marriage rumours, says will 'live and die' as Benazir's spouse

Zardari denies marriage rumours, says will 'live and die' as Benazir's spouse

After a flurry of rumours about his second marriage to a US-based doctor Tanveer Zamani, former Pakistani president Asif Ali Zardari has issued a statement categorically denying the reports.

Pakistani court dismisses plea seeking high treason trial of former president Zardari

A Pakistani court on Monday dismissed a petition seeking trial of former President Asif Ali Zardari under high treason for his "anti-army" remarks.

Criticising Pak Army in time of war not acceptable: PM Nawaz Sharif

Criticising Pak Army in time of war not acceptable: PM Nawaz Sharif

 A day after Pakistan People`s Party (PPP) leader and former president Asif Ali Zardari unleashed a tirade against the country`s military leadership, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday stepped in to defend the armed forces.

Bilawal returns to Pakistan after nearly 7 months

Pakistan People's Party chief and Bhutto family scion Bilawal Bhutto Zardari today returned to Pakistan after nearly seven months amid reports of a rift between him and his father Asif Ali Zardari.

Permanent exemption for Zardari in illegal assets case in Pak

Former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari, accused of illegally amassing wealth, was today exempted from appearing before a court in future hearings.

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari receives Master's degree from Oxford

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, chairperson of the Pakistan Peoples Party, has obtained a Master's degree from the prestigious Oxford University.

Asif Ali Zardari visits Afghanistan to boost bilateral ties

 Pakistan's former president Asif Ali Zardari today left for Afghanistan with a delegation to help improve ties between the two countries.

Asif Ali Zardari skips court appearance due to food poisoning

Pakistan's former president Asif Ali Zardari on Tuesday failed to appear before an anti-corruption court due to food poisoning, his lawyer said.

Pakistani court reopens graft case against Zardari

An anti-corruption court in Pakistan on Friday initiated the proceedings against former president Asif Ali Zardari in a graft case against him, said a media report.

Zardari plans to launch daughter into politics

Pakistan's former president and PPP co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari is planning to launch his daughter into politics, a move indicative of strained ties with his son Bilawal.

Bomb blast kills two policemen in Karachi: Officials

A bomb blast hit a police van in Karachi on Friday, killing at least two policemen and wounding 14 other people, officials said, the latest violence in Pakistan`s strife-torn biggest city.