Pak court rejects acquittal pleas of Zardari in 2 cases

In a jolt to former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari, a court on Monday rejected his acquittal pleas in two old cases of corruption.

Pakistan accountability court rejects Zardari's plea

An accountability court in Pakistan Monday rejected the acquittal plea of former president Asif Ali Zardari in the SGS and Contecna corruption cases.

Pakistan court acquits Zardari in two corruption cases

Pakistan's former president and opposition PPP co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari was on Friday acquitted in two corruption cases by an accountability court.

PPP chief says Pak PM Sharif's govt better than dictatorship

Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari has said, referring to the previous marshal laws in the country, that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif`s government is better than dictatorship.

Pak tycoon allege Zardari tried to kill him

Leading hotelier and owner of Marriott and Pearl Continental chain in Pakistan has alleged that former President Asif Ali Zardari had tried to kill him due to a three-decade-old enmity.

Pakistan court to try Sharif, Zardari, others for money transfer

The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Friday decided to start ex-parte proceedings against 61 politicians, including Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and former president Asif Ali Zardari, in a case against alleged illegal transfer of assets to foreign countries.

Pakistani PM Sharif to meet Zardari in Islamabad on Saturday

With anti-government protesters stepping up pressure on him to quit, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has invited former president and PPP leader Asif Ali Zardari for a luncheon meeting to discuss issues related to the political impasse.

Did Zardari go to Washington to ensure Sharif govt stays in power?

Did former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari go to Washington to ask for help to ensure that the Nawaz Sharif government stays in power?

Zardari acquitted in corruption case

The accountability court Wednesday acquitted former Pakistani president Asif Ali Zardari in the polo ground corruption case, a media report said.

Former Pakistan President Zardari acquitted in graft case

Former Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari was today acquitted in a corruption case related to the illegal construction of a polo ground at the Prime Minister House when his wife Benazir Bhutto was the premier.

Pakistan court issues notice to Sharif, Zardari over foreign assets

A Pakistani court has issued notices to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, former President Asif Ali Zardari and 62 other politicians on a petition seeking direction for them to bring back their assets from abroad.

MQM to join PPP-led government in Pakistan`s Sindh province

In a major political development, the MQM is expected to join the ruling Pakistan People`s Party in Sindh province in the next 48 hours.

Pak PM Sharif, Zardari meet; discuss Musharraf, politics

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today met former President Asif Ali Zardari here, amid unease in civil-military relations due to the trial of erstwhile military ruler Pervez Musharraf.

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari praises Rahul Gandhi

Drawing a similarity between him and Rahul Gandhi, son of the assassinated ex-Prime Minister of Pakistan Benazir Bhutto, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said both Congress vice-president and his family have witnessed the pain of assassination.

Zardari spends Rs 50m to buy PPP`s office building in Punjab

Former President Asif Ali Zardari has spent Rs 50 million from his own pocket to buy a house here for the cash-strapped Punjab unit of the Pakistan People`s Party.

Anti-graft body opposes Zardari`s acquittal in cases

Pakistan`s anti-graft watchdog on Monday opposed a petition filed by former President Asif Ali Zardari seeking acquittal in five cases against him for alleged corruption.

Sharif, Zardari jointly inaugurate power project

In an unusual development, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday joined his rival former President Asif Ali Zardari to inaugurate a much-delayed coal power project in Sindh province.

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari tells Pak politicians to `wake up` to Taliban menace

Even as the Pakistani government is mulling holding peace talks with the militant group Taliban, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, patron-in-chief of PPP, has called for military action against militant groups like Taliban.

Asif Ali Zardari granted exemption in graft cases

Former President Asif Ali Zardari was on Saturday granted a permanent exemption from appearing in court in connection with cases registered against him by Pakistan`s anti-graft watchdog.

Pakistan not an ally of US: Robert Gates

Robert Gates, the former US Defence Secretary who was the strongest supporter of Pakistan, believes that Islamabad is not an ally of America and it will not give up its policy of supporting terrorists.