Daily Archives: May 5, 2011

SC reiterates order to produce ZAB record

An 11-member larger bench of the Supreme Court headed by Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry ordered Punjab police once again on Wednesday to produce the original file containing the first information report

Osama, aides plotted Benazir’s murder: Malik

Osama bin Laden and his accomplices were involved in the assassination of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto, Interior Minister Rehman Malik said on Wednesday, Geo News reported. In his latest statement to

Talks with IMF now in Dubai

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has changed the venue for the review of the Pakistan’s economy to Dubai, due to the adverse travel warning issued by the US in the wake of

The tale of Osama’s trail

For years it was suspected that an acute renal disease could have killed Osama bin Laden. That did not happen and the al Qaeda chief was finally taken out in a US

Cooperation with US to continue, says Gilani

Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani said on Wednesday that Pakistan faced no threat and its cooperation with the United States in defence and intelligence-sharing would continue. “Pakistan is a responsible country and

Kabul critical of ISI

Pakistan’s spy agency should have known Osama bin Laden was hiding not far from its capital, Afghan officials said on Wednesday, the first direct comments from Kabul about its neighbour’s apparent inability

Nawaz may return home this week

PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif is ready to return to Pakistan during the current week after winding up his over two-month-long stay abroad. During his protracted absence from the country, the PML-N remained

India eyes looming Afghan end-game after Osama

India may nervously wonder if Osama bin Laden’s death will hasten a triumphalist US withdrawal from Afghanistan and leave New Delhi exposed to an unfriendly, Pakistan-dominated neighbourhood and unfettered militancy in its

No threat to Punjab govt

The PML-N-led Punjab government is facing no immediate threat at the moment as the new coalition partners – the PPP and PML-Q – have decided to wait for the return of PML-Q

‘Perfectionist’ liked fresh food

Al Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden remained very careful about his daily diet and lifestyle throughout his life in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Instead of packed or cooked items from market, he preferred