Author

 
Rana Jawad

Rana Jawad

    Scotland Yard team expected in Pakistan
    Scotland Yard team expected in Pakistan
    A team of police from Britain's Scotland Yard is expected to arrive in Pakistan on Friday to help probe the assassination of opposition leader...
    Pakistan election to be held in February, says official
    Pakistan election to be held in February, says official
    Pakistan parliamentary elections scheduled for January 8 will be held in February, a senior election commission official told Agence France-Presse...
    Pakistan to delay vote, say officials
    Pakistan to delay vote, say officials
    Pakistan's elections will be delayed by at least four weeks due to mass unrest after the assassination of Benazir Bhutto, a Cabinet official told...
    Musharraf to lift state of emergency
    Musharraf to lift state of emergency
    President Pervez Musharraf promised on Thursday to lift Pakistan's state of emergency on December 16, making a long-awaited gesture of reconciliation hours after being sworn in as a civilian leader....
    Pakistan's Sharif joins election battlefield
    Pakistan's Sharif joins election battlefield
    Pakistan's ex-premier Nawaz Sharif plotted tactics with key aides on Monday as he sought to capitalise on his hero's welcome home from exile to...
    Bhutto to return to Pakistan in October
    Bhutto to return to Pakistan in October
    Former Pakistan premier Benazir Bhutto will return from self-imposed exile on October 18, her party said on Friday, adding to the political turmoil...
    Pakistan: Caught between military rule and radical Islam
    Pakistan: Caught between military rule and radical Islam
    As Pakistan marks its 60th anniversary, the country finds itself chafing under military rule with its identity and very existence threatened by a...
    Pakistan mulls state of emergency
    Pakistan mulls state of emergency
    Embattled Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf was set to decide on Thursday whether to impose emergency rule due to "external and internal...
    Pakistan tightens security after mosque blast
    Pakistan tightens security after mosque blast
    Pakistan boosted security on Saturday fearing further attacks a day after a suicide bombing during protests at Islamabad's pro-Taliban Red Mosque...
    Pakistan probes reports al-Qaeda number two killed
    Pakistan probes reports al-Qaeda number two killed
    Pakistan is investigating whether al-Qaeda deputy leader Ayman al-Zawahiri was killed in a deadly United States air strike on a village near the...
    Fear, cold intensify in quake camps
    Fear, cold intensify in quake camps
    Earthquake survivors in Pakistan said on Thursday they fear for their future as a bitter winter intensifies and their life in makeshift tent camps...
    Major quake hits Pakistan
    Major quake hits Pakistan
    A massive earthquake is feared to have killed more than 1 000 people in Pakistan on Saturday, chief military spokesperson Major General...