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Pervez Musharraf drags former Pakistani top guns into trial
Islamabad, March 16 : Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf, facing trial for high treason, has in an application before a special court accused his erstwhile officers as co-conspirators for the imposition of Emergency on Nov 3, 2007, a media report said Sunday.
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Sat Mar 15, 2014
Pervez Musharraf ordered for Lal Masjid operation: JI
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/15-Mar-2014/pervez-musharraf-ordered-for-lal-masjid-operation-ji For news details Read on : Pervez Musharraf ordered for Lal Masjid operation: JI ISLAMABAD- Jamaat-e-Islami central leadership has said that peace accord had been reached with Abdul Rashid Ghazi and he had showed his ... (more)
Fri Mar 14, 2014
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Stars and Stripes
Separate bombings in Pakistan kill 17
Two bombings in separate parts of Pakistan killed 17 people and wounded dozens on Friday as judges ordered the country's former president, Pervez Musharraf, to appear in court to face charges of high treason or face arrest.
Pakistani court issues un-bailable arrest warrant for Musharraf
Lawyer for former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf, Ahmed Raza Kasuri, speaks to the media after a hearing in Islamabad, capital of Pakistan, March 14, 2014.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Terrorists may target Musharraf, Intelligence Agency briefs court
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/13-Mar-2014/terrorists-may-target-musharraf-intelligence-agency-briefs-court For news details Read on : Terrorists may target Musharraf, Intelligence Agency briefs court The head of an intelligence agency did not appear despite the court orders; however, another official of the agency along ... (more)
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Pakistani Taliban say to abide by ceasefire
Pakistani Taliban on Wednesday said they would abide by their month-long ceasefire and expressed their hope that the government will also stop all actions against the militants.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
The Toronto Star
The bleak comedy of Barack Obama: Mallick
When I watched U.S. President Barack Obama's skit on funnyordie.com, it was not funny and I wanted to die.
Musharraf fails to appear in treason court over security : March 12, 2014,
The court was due to indict Musharraf on Tuesday over his 2007 imposition of emergency rule, but lead judge Faisal Arab exempted him from appearing until Friday after his lawyers presented an Interior Ministry report citing security threats.
No plan to attack Musharraf during ceasefire: Kharasani
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/11-Mar-2014/no-plan-to-attack-musharraf-during-ceasefire-kharasani For news details Read on : No plan to attack Musharraf during ceasefire: Kharasani PESHAWAR- The Mohmand Agency chapter of the outlawed Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan today rejected the government's concerns that former President ... (more)
What happened to Flight 370? Four scenarios fuel speculation among experts
Fashion is not foreign to the young demonstrators who skirmish nearly nightly with security forces at the barricades in the Venezuelan capital's upper-class Chacao district.
Warning delays Musharraf indictment
A supporter of former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf, holds a photo of him, at the main entrance of a court in Islamabad A Pakistani court trying former military ruler Pervez Musharraf has delayed his indictment after authorities warned about an al Qaida and Taliban plot on his life, a defence lawyer said today.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Musharraf not to appear before court: Kasuri
Former President General Pervez Musharraf lawyer, Ahmed Raza Kasuri has said his client will not appear before the special court on Tuesday March 11, 2014.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Putin Lectures Obama on Foreign Policy Concerns
North Korea-South Korea : North Korea rejected the South's suggestion to hold working-level talks for developing a more permanent solution to the issue of separated families.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Violent splinter group mars peace deal with Pakistan Taliban
Pakistan's cities are unsafe from Islamist militant attacks due to their porous security, the country's defence minister said after suicide bombers and gunmen killed 11 people in an assault on a court in the capital earlier this week.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Formation of special court for Mush trial challenged
A constitutional petition challenging the formation of special court for trial of former military ruler General Pervez Musharraf under Article 6 for subverting and abrogating the Constitution of Pakistan was filed in the Islamabad High Court here on Wednesday.
Pakistan to start direct talks with Taliban next week
The Pakistani parliament was informed on Thursday that the government would begin direct dialogue with the Taliban militants next week.
Musharraf appeals denial of military court trial
A special court was set up in February to try the former president, denying [IANS report] Musharraf's request to be tried in military court.
The Indian Express
Musharraf to approach SC against special court's order
The special court had dismissed 70-year-old Musharraf's appeal to conduct the treason trial of the former president in a military court on February 21. Embattled former Pakistani military dictator Pervez Musharraf will soon challenge in the Supreme Court the rejection of his appeal for conducting his high-profile treason trial in a military court.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
MNAs for joint session to debate NISP
The National Assembly on Wednesday witnessed suggestions coupled with criticism on National Internal Security Policy and a little appreciation, while the lawmakers expressed suspected its execution in letter and spirit.