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Pervez Musharraf (1943- )

The tenth President of Pakistan, Pervez Musharraf is a retired four star general of the Pakistan Army. He served as the thirteenth Chief of the Army Staff, as well as the tenth Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee and took over the administration of the country in a ... Read More »

Nawaz Sharif (1949 – )

Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif was born on 25th December 1949 in Lahore. He is a politician and businessman. He was elected twice as Prime Minister of Pakistan and served two non-consecutive terms, the first from 1st November 1990 to 18th July 1993 and second from 17th February 1997 to 12th ... Read More »

Asif Ali Zardari 11th President of Pakistan

Early life and education Asif Ali Zardari was born on July 26, 1955. He belongs to a Baloch tribe, set live in settled in Sindh. Hakim Ali Zardari and He is the only son of his father, Hakim Ali Zardari, who was the tribal chief of his clan. He received ... Read More »

General Ashfaq Pervez Kayani retires on November 28

July 22, 2010 It was the night of the general by all accounts. A quiet Thursday evening sprang a major political surprise when Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani appeared on the television screens to announce in a brief speech that he, after consultations with President Asif Ali Zardari, had decided ... Read More »

Nawaz Sharif blames outsiders for terror in Peshawar

Reluctant to condemn the Taliban and other Jihadi terrorist groups, Nawaz Sharif said the Taliban had announced that they were not behind the attack in Peshawar’s Qissa Khawani Bazaar. “When the Taliban disown the attacks, the mind is naturally compelled to think that there are external forces at work to ... Read More »

Nationwide protests against Peshawar church bombing

In Peshawar, protests were held in several areas with the largest one taking place outside the provincial assembly, where protestors pelted stones at vehicles. Members of the provincial government met with members of the Christian community who demanded that the army be deployed at churches. In Karachi protests were held ... Read More »

Balochistan quake affected in remote areas still waiting for relief

QUETTA: Survivors of the September 24 earthquake in the remote areas Awaran district of Balochistan are still waiting for relief to arrive. A week after the deadly quake, several people are living without any shelter, food or drinking water. Quake affected people in Awaran and Mashkay have complained of acute ... Read More »

Pakistan orders temporary stay of executions

Pakistan on Sunday ordered a temporary stay of executions following objections from the president and rights groups, days before they were due to resume after a five-year moratorium. The new government of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in June scrapped the moratorium on the death penalty in a bid to crack ... Read More »

Pakistan must prevent use of its territory against India: Singh

Indian premier Manmohan Singh warned Pakistan Thursday against using its soil for “anti-India activity”, following a fresh escalation of tensions between the neighbours over a deadly attack on Indian soldiers. “India has always strived for friendship with its neighbouring countries,” Singh said during his annual address marking India’s independence day ... Read More »

Karzai agrees to visit Islamabad

Afghan President Hamid Karzai is expected to visit Pakistan on Aug 26 to rebuild Kabul’s frayed ties with Islamabad and for talks on resuscitating the peace process with the Taliban. A source in the Afghan presidency told Dawn that Mr Karzai would travel to Pakistan on Aug 26. Afghan Foreign ... Read More »

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