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Yesterday | The Economist

Pakistan's Islamists: Returning with a vengeance

IN THE summer of 2007, things were not looking good for Maulana Abdul Aziz, an extremist cleric who had just failed in his attempt to impose strict sharia law on Pakistan's capital by force.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Nation

Emergency declared on then PM's advice: Mush counsel

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/16-Apr-2014/emergency-declared-on-then-pm-s-advice-mush-counsel For news details Read on : Emergency declared on then PM's advice: Mush counsel ISLAMABAD - Former president Pervez Musharraf promulgated emergency on the advice of the then prime minister and after consulting all the governors ... (more)

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Daily Times

Nawaz, Zardari meet today to plan - joint strategy' against challenges : April 16, 2014,

According to sources, the meeting between the two top political figures of the country is taking place at a crucial moment when the government is striving hard to secure the support of opposition PPP for the controversial Protection of Pakistan Bill , which has been approved by the National Assembly and is in the Senate now.

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WGBH

Pakistan, The Taliban And The Real 'Enemy' Of The Afghanistan War

Carlotta Gall's new book opens in 2006, when undercover Pakistani intelligence agents punched her in the face, after breaking into her hotel room and confiscating her phone and computer.

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The Nation

Musharraf case hearing resumes today

The Special Court after the indictment of Pervez Musharraf on 31st March would hold the high treason trial today .

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Nation

PM, COAS may meet to 'mend' ties

In order to 'mend' the relationship between the civilian government and the military, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif are likely to meet Tuesday at the PM's House.

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National Review Online

JR Compton: The Portrait Art of George W. Bush

Certainly, some of the former president's freshman efforts are not notable, but more are remarkable, and a few outstanding.

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Hot Air

NYT reporter: Pakistan has been our real enemy

How much of a surprise is this , really ? According to a book published last week by New York Times reporter Carlotta Gall, our true enemy in Afghanistan was not the Taliban itself, put Pakistan - which used the Taliban as a proxy against the US and other outsiders in the central Asia region.

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The Nation

SC rejects contempt petition against Musharraf

The Supreme Court rejected an application today submitted by a petitioner against former President General Pervez Musharraf, pertaining to the removal of his name from the Exit Control List.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Nation

Parliamentary politics taking roots: Ayaz

Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq has said that parliamentary politics is taking roots in the country and the incumbent government has come into power through a peaceful transition from one government to the other.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Nation

CDA erects bombproof wall for ex-president's farmhouse

Following the life threats to former military chief Pervez Musharraf, the Capital Development Authority on Saturday erected a bombproof moveable wall outside his farmhouse situated in Chak Shahzad, Islamabad.

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The Nation

Special law to keep Mush in Pakistan

Barring some unforeseen development, the gulf between the government and the army, created as a result of the indictment of former president-COAS Gen Pervez Musharraf on high treason charge and the peace talks with the Taliban, has become unbridgeable.

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The Peninsula

Counsel: Musharraf acted in discretion as army chief

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf imposed a state of emergency on November 3, 2007, "in his discretion" as Chief of Army Staff and not on the basis of a letter written by the then Prime Minister, Shaukat Aziz, one of his lawyers was quoted as having admitted in the Supreme Court during proceedings on his review petition ... (more)

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The Nation

Plot to involve Army in Musharraf case is serious crime: Ahsan Iqbal

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/12-Apr-2014/plot-to-involve-army-in-musharraf-case-is-serious-crime-ahsan-iqbal For news details Read on : Plot to involve Army in Musharraf case is serious crime: Ahsan Iqbal LAHORE- Federal Minister for Planning and development Ahsan Iqbal today said that high treason case against former ... (more)

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The Nation

Security beefed up at Musharraf's farmhouse

Security was beefed up around farmhouse of the former president Pervez Musharraf today.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Daily Times

No demand from army for resignation of ministers : April 12, 2014,

"It is handiwork of certain forces who want to create a gulf between them, and malign the state institutions to achieve their nefarious designs," the minister told newsmen after opening a 10-day annual folk festival, explicitly declaring that the army was functioning within its constitutional ambit.

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The Indian Express

As the Pakistani state embraces the Taliban, the chorus of the clerics drowns out liberal voices.

It's going to be difficult for a mid table team to hold off the big name for far too long, admits Hulkenberg.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Nation

SC weighs in on Musharraf's question

The Supreme Court on Thursday questioned how former president Pervez Musharraf in his capacity as Chief of Army Staff or even as president acted on his own as he had no power under Article 48 of the Constitution to impose emergency and make judges of the Supreme Court and High Courts dysfunctional.

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The Day

43-rd American president exhibits over 20 portraits of world leaders George W. Bush as portraitist

Last Saturday ex-president George W. Bush opened a public exhibit of his works - more than 20 portraits of world leaders he met while president - at his presidential library in Dallas.

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CNN

A Price for Life

Recently my Chinese teacher asked his students to give our opinion about death sentence, whether it is good or bad and do we agree on such policy or not.

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