Anti-graft court reserves judgement in case against Zardari

A Pakistani anti-corruption court on Monday reserved its judgement in a case against former President Asif Ali Zardari over alleged irregularities in the construction of a polo ground.

Won`t contest presidential polls: Asif Ali Zardari

President Asif Ali Zardari on Sunday said he will not contest the next presidential polls later this year as his Pakistan Peoples Party no longer has a majority in the national and provincial assemblies.

Zardari seeks report on molested women in Libya

Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has sought a report on the molestation of women of Pakistani-origin in Libya, a government spokesperson said.

Zardari`s private residence in Lahore nears completion

A sprawling private residence for President Asif Ali Zardari, complete with a runway for small jets and bulletproof building, is nearing completion in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore.

Pak court observes Zardari should have quit as PPP head

The Chief Justice further observed that it had asked the President not to conduct political activities in the presidency.

`Zardari not to lead or participate in upcoming Pak elections`

Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari will not lead or participate in the ruling-PPP campaign for the next general election.

`Pak taking unprecedented steps for peace with India`

President Asif Ali Zardari has said Pakistan is taking unprecedented steps to maintain peace with India and Islamabad will not let Islam be hijacked despite terrorist groups` attempts to impose their agenda.

Sarabjit to submit fresh mercy plea to Pak Prez

Indian death row prisoner Sarabjit Singh, who is accused of being involved in a string of bombings in Pakistani cities in 1990, will submit a fresh mercy petition to President Asif Ali Zardari.

Zardari`s dual office case hearing adjourned

A Pakistani court adjourned till November 7 the hearing of a case regarding the holding of dual offices by President Asif Ali Zardari following a request from the government`s lawyer.

`No fresh military operation as no political consensus`

Zardari asserted the country would have to fight the war against militancy but warned that people would have to be ready for the "blow back".

`India, Pak must show greater understanding`

Zardari made the remarks during his meeting with visiting External Affairs Minister S M Krishna at the presidency last night.

Zardari stays Pak`s first hanging in four years

The stay order issued by the President was received by jail officials in the southern port city of Karachi.

Will respect apex court`s decisions: Gilani

Pak SC is set to charge him with contempt for failing to act on its order to reopen
graft cases against the Prez Zardari.

Petition in Pak seeks removal of ISI chief

In his petition filed on Monday, Communist Party of
Pakistan chairman Jameel Ahmed contended that Pasha was not
eligible to hold the high post.

Sharif playing into hands of military: Zardari aide

Asif Ali Zardari has
alleged that the PML-N chief is playing into the hands of the
military establishment to strangle democracy.

Pak parliamentarian demands ISI chief`s resignation

A Pakistani parliamentarian has
demanded that ISI chief Lt Gen Ahmed Shuja Pasha should resign.

Zardari discharged from hospital, says aide

President Asif Ali Zardari
was on Wednesday discharged from a Dubai hospital where he was being
treated for a heart condition.

Ridiculous to link Pak Prez to `memogate`: Khar

AForeign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar said it was
"ridiculous" to link President Asif Ali Zardari to the
controversial note.

Pak EC adjourns hearing on Zardari`s eligibility

Pakistan`s Election Commission has adjourned till Feb 18 the hearing of an application challenging President Zardari`s eligibility to hold office in the wake of a SC order striking down a graft amnesty that benefited him.

Zardari advised to quit before graft amnesty annulled: Report

Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari had been advised to quit when it became known that the Supreme Court would strike down an amnesty against graft but he had rejected the plea in unequivocal terms, a media report has said.