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Joyless Justice: The Unhappy Legacy of Pakistan's Newly 'Independent' Judiciary

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari | Posted 02.10.2014 | World
Bilawal Bhutto Zardari

I am hopeful with the retirement of the infamous Chief Justice, Pakistan will not only have an independent judiciary but an unbiased one as well. Unlike Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry, the remaining Justices are the true heroes of the Lawyers' Movement.

"Democracy Is The Best Revenge," President Zardari's Legacy

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari | Posted 11.09.2013 | World
Bilawal Bhutto Zardari

I can say with some confidence that President Zardari's legacy will be written in golden words. I don't say this as his son, or patron-and-chief of the Pakistan People's Party - but as a student of history.

Bhutto's Only Son Launches Political Career

Reuters | Posted 02.26.2013 | World

By Aisha Chowdhry and Katharine Houreld ISLAMABAD Dec 27 (Reuters) - The 24-year-old only son of assassinated former P...

Arrest Warrant For Former Pakistan President In Connection With PM's Assassination

AP | ASIF SHAHZAD and HEIDI VOGT | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD — A Pakistani court issued an arrest warrant for ousted military leader Pervez Musharraf on Saturday over allegations he played a role...

Benazir Bhutto: Saviour of Pakistan? New Biopic Released Today in the U.S.

Karin Badt | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Karin Badt

Duane Baughman's Bhutto, makes its subject, already fascinating, a near goddess on earth. But the enchantment also belied some holes.

$11-Million Monument to Benazir Bhutto: APPROVED

Shirin Sadeghi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Shirin Sadeghi

As flood waters ravage Pakistan's land and 20 million of its people, , yet another devastating blow has hit Pakistan: the government approved an $11-million statue of Benazir Bhutto. Yes, this is Pakistani taxpayer money.

Nicholas Sabloff & Faiz Lalani

U.S. Contractors Failed To Train Afghans To Adjust Gun Sights

HuffingtonPost.com | Nicholas Sabloff & Faiz Lalani | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

$6 billion later, Afghan policemen don't know how to shoot properly. After doling out more than $6 billion to train Afghan policemen, we may now know ...

Bhutto's Death Could Have Been Prevented, UN Report Finds

Huffington Post | Faiz Lalani | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A U.N. report on the assassination of former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto released yesterday squarely placed the blame for her death on the...

Bhutto the Film -- An Incomplete Picture

Nosheen Abbas | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Nosheen Abbas

'Power', ' Corruption', 'Legacy', and 'Dynasty' seemed to me the most prominent points jumping out of the film 'Bhutto'. It showed Benazir as a woman...

Why Can't We Just Say "Obama, We're Proud of You?"

Joe The Nerd Ferraro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe The Nerd Ferraro

The Nobel being awarded to Obama is the world saying loud and clear that the right wing zealots in the United States are out-of-line with everybody else on the planet.

The Dick Cheney Of Pakistan

Rani Singh | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rani Singh

Gilani's entry into politics was via the Muslim League during General Zia-ul-Haq's martial law in 1978 when he was inducted into the party's Central Working Committee.

A Primer on Pakistan: Why It Matters

Rob Asghar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rob Asghar

The biggest reason that Pakistan is relevant is because it has somewhere between 50 and 90 nukes, and the powerful army has many leaders who sympathize with the Taliban

George Clooney Dating a Bhutto?

Shirin Sadeghi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Shirin Sadeghi

Say it ain't so, George -- Syriana was impressive, but your international political credentials are rather outweighed by your international flings. If you really care about Fatima, you'll let her go...

Bhutto's Daughter Pays Tribute With Rap (VIDEO)

The Independent | Andrew Buncombe | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Like any child who has lost a parent, it was only natural that Benazir Bhutto's eldest daughter would wish to express her grief for her murdered mothe...

One Year After Benazir Bhutto Killed, 150,000 Pakistanis Remember Her

AP | ASHRAF KHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

GARHI KHUDA BAKHSH, Pakistan — Wailing and beating their chests, tens of thousands of people paid homage to Benazir Bhutto Saturday on the one-y...

Charlie Black's "the Bogeymen Are Coming" Terrorism Remarks were on Purpose

Blake Fleetwood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Blake Fleetwood

Black is no dummy. He has been around and knew that something had to be done quickly to bring terrorism back on the agenda.

Sam Stein

Bush SOTU: Bin Laden Mentioned Once, Pakistan Twice

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sometimes, during a speech, what is left unsaid is more telling than the words uttered. This was certainly true during Monday night's State of the Uni...

Bhutto's Doctors Felt Pressure To Adopt Govt Story On Her Death

New York Times | Jane Perlez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

New details of Benazir Bhutto's final moments, including indications that her doctors felt pressured to conform to government accounts of her death, f...

New Photos And Eyewitness Accounts Contradict Govt Story

The Telegraph (U.K.) | Massoud Ansari and Julian Kossoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

"Long live Bhutto," Benazir Bhutto shouted, waving to the crowd surging around her car. They were her last words before three gunshots rang out and sh...

Bhutto Was To Release Report Saying Musharraf Planned To Rig Elections On Day She Was Killed

McClatchy Newspapers | Saeed Shah | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The day she was assassinated last Thursday, Benazir Bhutto had planned to reveal new evidence alleging the involvement of Pakistan's intelligence agen...

Bhutto Tried To Hire US Security Guards, Including Blackwater

Washington Times | Philip Sherwell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Benazir Bhutto was so fearful for her life that she tried to hire British and American security firms, including Blackwater, to protect her, but Pakis...

Pakistan Ministry Backpedals On Bhutto Cause Of Death Claims

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Pakistan's Interior Ministry backtracked Tuesday on its statement that Benazir Bhutto died because she hit her head on a sunroof latch during a shooti...

Mom Said Democracy Is The Best Revenge: Bhutto's Son

The Guardian (U.K.) | Declan Walsh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Benazir Bhutto's 19-year-old son Bilawal was catapulted into the maelstrom of Pakistani politics yesterday, appointed leader of her party just three d...

Pakistan Offers To Exhume Bhutto's Body

The Telegraph (U.K.) | Isambard Wilkinson and Bonnie Malkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Pakistan government today offered to exhume the body of Benazir Bhutto, as the row over the murdered opposition leader's cause of death intensifie...

New Video Of Bhutto's Assassination Raises Questions

AP | RAVI NESSMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A newly released video of Benazir Bhutto's assassination and an inconclusive medical report raised new doubts Monday about the official explanation of...