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2008-09-27 09:00:18

Text of report by Pakistan's AVT Khyber News on 24 September [Presenter] Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gillani has come hard on the media in the light of the prevailing security situation in the country and has announced that he will take special measures in this regard.

2008-09-13 06:00:10

Karachi Geo News television in Urdu at 1600 gmt on 12 September relays live regularly scheduled "Today with Kamran Khan" program.

2008-08-28 09:00:10

The Associated Press ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistani troops drove off a Taliban attack on a fort and pounded another band of militants holed up in a health center, officials said Wednesday as fighting spread to a third area of the tribal belt along the Afghan border.

2008-08-20 06:00:20

By Paul Wiseman and Zafar M. Sheikh ISLAMABAD, Pakistan {ndash} A suicide attack on a hospital Tuesday in northern Pakistan killed more than two dozen people, a reminder of the challenges facing the country's untested democratic government after Pervez Musharraf resigned as president.

2008-08-19 18:00:00

By James Tapsfield; Daniel Bentley THE UK Government last night urged an early election of a new president in Pakistan after the resignation of President Pervez Musharraf.

2008-08-19 06:00:07

By Paul Wiseman and Richard Wolf The Bush administration and key members of Congress praised Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf's decision to resign Monday, even as experts on the nuclear-armed, terrorist-infested nation warned of possible short-term political instability. U.S.

2008-08-19 00:00:12

By Andrew Buncombe; Omar Waraich Andrew Buncombe and Omar Waraich on the legacy of the enigmatic general who became president PERVEZ Musharraf was the ultimate political enigma, a military dictator who promised genuine democracy, a strongman who launched a coup in what he said was a bid to end corruption.

2008-08-18 21:00:13

U.S. presidential candidates John McCain and Barack Obama said Monday that Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf was right to resign. Musharraf, who is an ally of the Bush administration, resigned Monday under the threat of impeachment.

2008-08-18 21:00:02

MOSCOW. Aug 18 (Interfax) - Russia hopes the situation in Pakistan will stay within the framework of the constitution after the resignation of President Pervez Musharraf.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.