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Musharraf won’t comply: spokesman

Musharraf won’t comply: spokesman

LONDON – Former president Pervez Musharraf will not return to Pakistan to comply with an arrest warrant issued by a court over the assassination of Benazir Bhutto, his spokesman in London said on Saturday. “No, he won’t be going back for this hearing,” Fawad Chaudhry, a spokesman Musharraf’s All Pakistan Muslim League, told AFP, adding that the warrant was totally ridiculous.
Prosecutor Chaudhry Zulfiqar Ali said Musharraf was alleged to have been part of a “broad conspiracy” to

All flights to operate according to schedule: PIA spokesman

LAHORE – All Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) domestic and international flights will operate according to schedule and there will not be any disruption, said a PIA spokesman on Sunday. He said that all rumours regarding any strike call are baseless and no agreement or MOU has been signed with the Turkish Airlines as being falsely projected by the PALPA president.
The spokesman said that the Proposed Code Share Joint Venture Commercial Agreement is subject to approval of the

KNOW YOUR FACTS – PEPCO spokesman blasts media for painting the wrong picture

LAHORE – A Pakistan Electric Power Company (PEPCO) spokesman seemed displeased with the various reports in the print and electronic media, which attempted to paint a gloomy power scenario, and termed these reports based on half truths, incorrect information and lack of understanding of the complexity of the power sector.
The spokesman said that media reports of electricity shortfall of over 4500 MW are speculative, misleading and devoid of facts. “Computation of electricity

Gunmen kidnap 18 Afghan deminers in southeast

GARDEZ: Unidentified gunmen kidnapped 18 Afghan deminers on Thursday in southeastern Khost province, the provincial police chief said, the second abduction of a mine clearing team this month.
The group from the Kabul-based Mine Detection Centre were travelling in Musa Khel district when they were stopped by a group of gunmen and then seized, said Abdul Hakim Ishaqzai. “They had gone to the area on the request of the elders to clear mines from their village,” Ishaqzai told