Probe into Benazir Income Support Programme graft cases

The Pakistani government has decided to investigate alleged cases of financial mismanagement and corruption committed in the Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP).

Banned outfit claims it abducted Gilani`s son

Abu Yazeed, a spokesperson for the outfit calling itself Al-Mansooreen Brigade, said Ali Haider Gilani was in their custody and safe.

Pakistan`s ex-PM Gilani prefers jail over corruption probe

Former premier Yousuf Raza Gilani has said he would prefer going to jail rather than appear before Pakistan`s anti-corruption watchdog.

Pakistani police hunting for Ali Haider Gilani; gang leader held

The Pakistani Police are still hunting for former prime minister Yousuf Raza Gilani`s son Ali Haider Gilani who was abducted last week.

Ex-Pak PM Gilani`s son got threats from LeJ, Sipah-e-Sahaba

Former premier Yousuf Raza Gilani`s son Ali Haider was kidnapped by gunmen while campaigning for Pakistan`s landmark elections.

Where is Ali Haider Gilani? Pakistani police clueless

It`s been a day since the abduction of Ali Haider Gilani, but police have yet to find any clue which could help them in cracking down the case.

Former Pak PM Gilani`s son abducted, Taliban’s role suspected

Ali Haider Gilani, the son of Pakistan’s ex-prime minister Yousuf Raza Gilani, has been kidnapped by unidentified men in Multan.

Ephedrine quota case: Gilani`s son gets bail

Ali Musa Gilani was arrested upon his arrival at the Supreme Court premises for the hearing of the ephedrine quota case.

Pak PM gets till Sept 18 to write letter against Zardari

Pakistan`s Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf sought more time to write to Swiss authorities to reopen corruption cases against President Asif Ali Zardari.

Swiss letter writer will be a traitor, says Gilani

The Supreme Court dismissed Yousuf Raza Gilani as premier on June 19, after convicting him of contempt in April.

Gilani to resist if Pak SC tries to oust PM Ashraf

Former Pakistani premier Yousuf Raza Gilani said Raja Pervez Ashraf`s removal by the judiciary would amount to disintegration of Pakistan.

Pak SC issues showcause notice to PM Ashraf

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf has been ordered to appear before the Supreme Court on August 27.

Pak SC contempt case verdict `judicial martial law`

Pakistan People’s Party Senator Faisal Raza Abidi pointed out that his party has been victimised in the past and is being victimised now.

Pakistan holds by-polls on Gilani`s vacated seat

The ruling Pakistan People`s Party sees the by-polls in Multan as a contest between itself and the judiciary and right wing parties.

Zardari gives consent to Contempt of Court Bill

Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari gave his assent to the Contempt of Court Bill of 2012 after it was passed by two houses of Parliament.

Pak: Senate passes Contempt of Court Bill of 2012

Pakistan`s Parliament has passed a bill aimed at protecting top government leaders from contempt of court proceedings.

Pak Parliament`s special session to take up key bills

The government intends to get the Contempt of Court Bill 2012 passed by the National Assembly and the Senate before July 12.

Resolving power crisis is Pak PM’s top priority

Pakistan`s Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf said it was his desire that the people themselves should realise improvement in power crisis.

`New Pak PM may be convicted faster than Gilani`

Pakistan faces the prospect of having a series of prime ministers until the next election, warned a daily.

New PM, but Pak remains the same

New PM Raja Pervez Ashraf has a chequered past, which definitely needs scrutiny.