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Pervez Musharraf

After facing ban from Bollywood, Mika Singh shouts 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' at Attari border—Video

The singer performed at the event in Pakistan which was organised by former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf's close relative.

Aug 16, 2019, 12:01 PM IST

ISI officials, Dawood's relatives among guests at Mika Singh's Pakistan event: Sources

Sources say that Indian intelligence agencies have confirmed reports that several top ISI officials had attended the Mika Singh event in Karachi.

Aug 14, 2019, 15:33 PM IST

Pakistan court adjourns Pervez Musharraf''s treason trial

A special court had declared Pervez Musharraf a proclaimed offender and ordered confiscation of his property due to his no-show after he had left for Dubai in 2016.

Jul 24, 2019, 17:38 PM IST

Pervez Musharraf's death are baseless and untrue rumours: Spokesperson

"The rumours have been started on social media by enemies of Pakistan."

May 30, 2019, 22:38 PM IST

Pervez Musharraf admitted in Dubai hospital in critical condition

Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf was admitted in a hospital in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), late on Wednesday evening. Though the reason for his hospitalisation was not clear, he is said to be in a critical condition and has been shifted to the Intensive care unit (ICU), according to the Pakistan media. 

May 30, 2019, 13:45 PM IST

Pervez Musharraf may return to Pakistan on May 1: Lawyer

Musharraf has been indicted on charges of treason by the Pakistan Supreme Court for suspending the Constitution in 2007. A conviction of high treason usually carries death penalty or life imprisonment.

Apr 28, 2019, 07:15 AM IST

Pervez Musharraf admitted to Dubai hospital after reaction from rare disease : Party

The former army chief left for Dubai for medical treatment and has not returned since, citing security and health reasons. 

Mar 18, 2019, 15:28 PM IST

Pervez Musharraf in Dubai hospital after reaction from rare disease: Report

It is reported that Pervez Musharraf has been advised complete bed rest by doctors in Dubai.

Mar 18, 2019, 09:10 AM IST

Pakistan's ISI used Jaish-e-Mohammad for terror attacks in India: Pervez Musharraf

The arrest of Rauf Asghar sends a clear message that Pakistan has buckled under India's pressure because Rauf is only next to Masood Azhar in Jaish's hierarchy.


Mar 06, 2019, 22:38 PM IST

If Pakistan attacks with one atomic bomb, India will finish us with 20: Pervez Musharraf

Pervez Musharraf has downplayed chances of a nuclear faceoff between India and Pakistan. "There is always a military strategy."

Feb 25, 2019, 20:29 PM IST

Leaked video shows Pervez Musharraf seeking covert US support to regain power

General (retd) Musharraf, 75, was Pakistan's president between 2001 and 2008, before resigning to avoid impeachment. 

Dec 29, 2018, 21:21 PM IST

Parvez Musharraf 'growing weaker' from unspecified illness, can't return to Pakistan now: Party leader

Musharraf, 75, who has been living in Dubai since 2016, is facing the high-profile treason case for suspending the Constitution in 2007.

Oct 01, 2018, 10:41 AM IST

Musharraf treason trial to be held daily from October 9

The previous Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) government had filed the treason case against the ex-army chief Musharraf in 2013 over the imposition of extra-constitutional emergency in November 2007.

Sep 10, 2018, 13:45 PM IST

Interpol rejected request for Pervez Musharraf's arrest: Pakistan

The government's reply came as the tribunal resumed hearing in the treason case against the Dubai-based former president for suspending the Constitution in 2007 by imposing emergency. 

Aug 29, 2018, 13:10 PM IST

Musharraf, Vajpayee and kheer at Agra summit: Former Pak ruler remembers the Indian stalwart

Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf on Thursday mourned the demise of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, calling him a great man. Speaking to Wion News, the former military ruler of Pakistan said that Vajpayee’s demise was a great loss for both India as well as Pakistan.

Aug 16, 2018, 22:40 PM IST

High treason trial against Pervez Musharraf to resume next week

Recently, the apex court summoned Musharraf, who has been living in Dubai since 2016, in a matter regarding his disqualification but he did not show up. 

Jul 29, 2018, 15:08 PM IST

Haven't quit politics, says Pervez Musharraf

Musharraf also asked his party members to support its new chairman Mohammad Amjad and Mehreen Malik Adam, who has been elevated to the position of secretary general. 

Jun 23, 2018, 16:33 PM IST

Pervez Musharraf resigns as APML chief

Musharraf, who has been out of Pakistan since March 2016 and now lives in Dubai, had filed a plea in the Pakistan Supreme Court in 2016 against the 2013 high court verdict.

Jun 22, 2018, 14:42 PM IST

Musharraf was right, Kashmiris will prefer independence: Congress leader sparks controversy

Saifuddin Soz, Union Minister during UPA I, also acknowledges that independence for Kashmir is not possible.

Jun 22, 2018, 10:27 AM IST

How can a commando be so afraid to return to his country: Pakistan SC asks Pervez Musharraf

Former military ruler Pervez Musharraf did not appear in the court for a lifetime disqualification case filed against him by the Peshawar High Court. SC also unblocked his passport and computerized national identity card (CNIC) to facilitate his travel.

Jun 13, 2018, 14:48 PM IST