Pakistani PM promises smooth transition after May 11 elections

Pakistan`s interim Prime Minister, Mir Hazar Khan Khoso on Friday announced that he would transfer the reins of the government to the elected representative on completion of the May 11 parliamentary elections.

Musharraf `ready to face jail` if courts order

Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf is facing a barrage of legal cases over his time in power.

Pakistani PM invites Opposition for talks on caretaker setup

Pakistani Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf invited the Opposition for talks on the nomination of a consensus person to lead the caretaker setup during the polls.

Zardari orders tough action against Karachi unrest

President Asif Ali Zardari has directed authorities to restore peace in Pakistan`s largest city and to take action against militants and sectarian elements.

Pak Army should monitor polling: Imran Khan

The Tehreek-e-Insaaf chairman said change was possible only through ballot, Online news agency reported.

PPP decides to prepone Pak general elections

Reports said PPP had decided to hold the polls ahead of schedule as the govt is facing innumerable political, legal challenges.