More revelations in Mehran Bank scam

ISLAMABAD: The money doled out to politicians in the Asghar Khan case was purely public money and not donations collected from some rich businessmen of Karachi. This money was actually released by Habib Bank Limited, one of the most prestigious banks of Pakistan, which is still trying to recover its…

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The tragedy of journalists in Balochistan

ISLAMABAD: Although journalism is considered to be a risky profession across the globe now, in countries like Pakistan it is turning into a deadly profession.

The September 29th target killing of a TV reporter Abdul Haq Baloch in the Khuzdar district of the trouble-stricken Balochistan has compelled his fellow…

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President Zardari surprises critics by praising Supreme Court, Report by Hamid Mir

ISLAMABAD: President Asif Ali Zardari has surprised his critics by reposing full confidence in the present judiciary through his first constitutional reference sent to the Supreme Court of Pakistan to revisit the Zulfikar Ali Bhutto case.

The president has clearly said on the first page of the reference: “The judiciary…

28 Sep 12:46 AM 0 Read More...

What to expect of Zardari’s India visit By Hamid Mir

President Asif Ali Zardari still remembers his first meeting with Indian Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh that took place in 2008. Within a few days of assuming the presidency on September 9, 2008, Mr Zardari travelled to New York to address the UN General Assembly and he met Dr Singh…

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