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Musharraf Returns To Pakistan Amid Death Threats

AP | REBECCA SANTANA and JAMIL KHAN | Posted 05.24.2013 | World

KARACHI, Pakistan — Former President Pervez Musharraf returned home Sunday hoping to make a political comeback despite Taliban death threats and...

Obama Meets With Pakistani, Afghan Presidents

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 07.21.2012 | World

CHICAGO — President Barack Obama says the U.S. is making "diligent progress" on re-opening supply routes from Pakistan to Afghanistan. Obama an...

Official: Professor Sent Anthrax Packet To Pakistani Prime Minister

Posted 04.02.2012 | World

ISLAMABAD -- A university professor sent a packet containing anthrax to the office of Pakistan's prime minister in October last year, his spokesman sa...

Pakistani President Travels To Dubai Amid Deepening Political Crisis

AP | CHRIS BRUMMITT | Posted 03.13.2012 | World

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan's president left the country Thursday for what was described as a one-day private visit to Dubai, officials said. during a ...

Pakistani President Warns Of Conspiracies

AP | ASIF SHAHZAD | Posted 02.26.2012 | World

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan's president on Tuesday warned the Supreme Court not to take action in violation of the constitution, referring to a judicia...

Associate: Pakistani President Suffers Mini-Stroke

AP | CHRIS BRUMMITT | Posted 02.12.2012 | World

ISLAMABAD — Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari suffered a "mini-stroke" that led to his extended hospitalization in Dubai, but he is improving...

Presidential Circus in Pakistan Must End

Saad Khan | Posted 02.08.2012 | World
Saad Khan

It is common Pakistanis who have suffered at the hands of their leaders -- both civil and military. While they have no say over the latter, they can still show the door to Zardari and his cronies

Pakistani President Hospitalized Amid Resignation Rumors

AP | ASIF SHAHZAD and PAISLEY DODDS | Posted 02.06.2012 | World

ISLAMABAD — President Asif Ali Zardari was having tests related to a heart condition in a Dubai hospital Wednesday but is expected to return to ...

A Pardon For Christian Woman Sentenced To Death For Blasphemy?

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari will pardon a Christian woman sentenced to death for blasphemy, the governor of Punjab state told CNN Tuesday. "...

Pakistan Moves To Curb Presidential Powers

AP | ZARAR KHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan's Senate has passed a constitutional amendment stripping the president of powers inherited from the country's former milita...

Pakistan President: No Proof Mumbai Gunmen Came From Pakistan

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari has said there is still no firm proof that gunmen who attacked the Indian city of Mumbai came from Pakistan. U...

Pakistan President's Leadership Abilities Being Questioned

Los Angeles Times | Laura King | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Reporting from Islamabad, Pakistan -- A year ago, Asif Ali Zardari was a political footnote. He was best known as the corruption-tainted, polo-loving ...

Pakistan Promises Rice "Strong Action" As India Airports On Alert

AP | SAM DOLNICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

NEW DELHI — A Pakistani militant group apparently used an Indian operative as far back as 2007 to scout targets for the elaborate plot against I...

Bhutto widower elected Pakistani president

AP | MUNIR AHMAD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Benazir Bhutto's widower swept Pakistan's presidential election on Saturday, offering hope for stability to a nuclear-arme...