Latest Pervez Musharraf Stories

2006-09-01 06:22:31

By Asim Tanveer DERA BUGTI, Pakistan (Reuters) - An elderly rebel chieftain whose killing by Pakistani security forces last weekend sparked violent protests was hastily buried on Friday in his hometown in Pakistan's restive southwest province of Baluchistan.

2006-08-29 09:58:45

By Gul Yousafzai QUETTA, Pakistan (Reuters) - Security forces and gunmen clashed on Tuesday in Pakistan's Baluchistan province after prayers for a slain rebel leader and one policeman was killed, while a blast elsewhere killed three people, police said.

2006-08-26 17:07:56

By Kamran Haider ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - A prominent rebel leader has been killed in a battle between Pakistani forces and guerrillas in gas-rich Baluchistan province, the government said on Sunday.

2006-08-26 16:06:24

By Kamran Haider ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Nearly 60 people, including a prominent rebel leader, were killed in a battle between government forces and guerrillas in Pakistan's gas-rich Baluchistan province, the government said on Sunday.

2006-08-26 12:43:04

By Terry Friel BAGRAM, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Foreign and local troops must plug the Afghan-Pakistan border to halt Taliban infiltration, America's commander for the Middle East said on Saturday, but added that Islamabad was not helping the rebels.

2006-08-21 12:36:07

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan's ruling party introduced a bill on Monday to amend controversial Islamic laws, including one which makes rape victims liable to prosecution for adultery unless they produce four male witnesses.

2006-08-18 05:50:04

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Pakistani President Pervez

2006-08-15 09:47:18

By Simon Cameron-Moore ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Investigations into a plot to blow up transatlantic airliners in mid-air, foiled by British, Pakistani and U.S. security agencies a week ago, have focused on the possible financing role played by Islamic charities.

2006-08-14 07:41:47

By Kamran Haider ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Fifty-nine years after winning partition from India and independence from British colonial rule, Pakistan's future rested on defeating terrorism, Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz said in an Independence Day speech on Monday.

2006-08-10 04:04:04

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistani opposition parties plan to move a no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz on August 23, opposition lawmakers said on Thursday.

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  • A political dynamiter.
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