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US Congress demands Dr Shakil Afridi's release  Feb 26, 4:57 pm
Karachi, Feb 26 (ANI): As the U.S. Congress debated giving Pakistan aid worth 500 million dollars, lawmakers have demanded the release of Dr Shakil Afridi, the man who helped America find Osama bin Laden.
Zardari accuses Musharraf of 'seeking to topple' Sindh govt   Dec 29, 1:56 pm
Karachi, Dec 29 (ANI): Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari has accused the former military ruler Parvez Musharraf of conspiring to destabilize the Sindh government a day after he blamed Musharraf for failing to notice Benazir Bhutto's attackers.
Zardari says APS tragedy wouldn't have occurred had Musharraf taken notice of Karsaz 2007 bomb blast  Dec 28, 4:45 pm
Islamabad, Dec 28 (ANI): Former president and opposition Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman, Asif Ali Zardari, has said that the attack on Peshawar's Army Public School wouldn't have occurred had the then President Pervez Musharraf taken notice of the Karsaz 2007 bomb blast and initiated action against the terrorists at the time.
Sharif lifts moratorium on death penalty post Peshawar school terror attack  Dec 17, 4:07 pm
Karachi, Dec 17 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has lifted the moratorium on death penalty in the aftermath of the terror attack that killed 141 people in a school in Peshawar.
Zardari tells Imran, Islamabad not Somnath that you repeatedly try to win  Dec 3, 1:35 pm
Karachi, Dec 03 (ANI): Reacting to Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan's call to paralyse the entire nation by December 18, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) head Asif Ali Zardari has said Islamabad is not Somnath temple that you repeatedly try to win.
PPP chief says Pak PM Sharif's govt better than dictatorship  Dec 1, 10:34 am
Karachi, Dec 01 (ANI): Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari has said, referring to the previous marshal laws in the country, that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's government is better than dictatorship.
Zardari claims Sharif proposed to take turns ruling Pakistan after 2008 elections  Sep 6, 3:51 pm
Islamabad, Sep 06 (ANI): Former Pakistani president and PPP leader Asif Ali Zardari has claimed that after the 2008 elections, Nawaz Sharif approached him with a proposal to take turns ruling the country.
'Democracy means never shutting the door': Zardari on political crisis in Pak  Aug 24, 5:08 pm
Karachi, Aug 24 (ANI): Commenting on the rising political tension in Islamabad, former President of Pakistan, Asif Ali Zardari has reportedly stressed on the need to resolve the political impasse through dialogue and has said that democracy means that the doors will never be shut.
Zardari to meet Sharif in Lahore to discuss way out of political stalemate in Pakistan  Aug 23, 1:27 pm
Lahore, Aug.23 (ANI): Former president and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari has left Karachi for Lahore, where he will have a luncheon meeting with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif at the latter's Raiwind residence.
Long marches, ambitions and inaction  Aug 13, 3:35 pm
New Delhi, Aug 13 (ANI): They are not like us; not any more. We have had constant democracy for 68 years with one aberration and that was enough for us. Pakistan reveled that democracy had arrived only in 2013 when Asif Ali Zardari's PPP government completed its full term for the first time in Pakistan's history and handed overa power to Nawaz Sharif through an electoral process. One wonders though if this is now going to be a permanent feature of Pakistan's political process. Recent events cast a shadow of doubt with Imran Khan and his partner Tahirul Qadri planning otherwise and the Nawaz government over reacting.
Did Zardari go to Washington to ensure Sharif Govt.stays in power?   Jul 25, 11:31 am
Washington, July 25 (ANI): Did former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari go to Washington to ask for help to ensure that the Nawaz Sharif Government stays in power?
Zardari not indicted in Polo ground, Cotecna references   Jan 9, 3:04 pm
Islamabad, Jan. 9 (ANI): Former Pak president Asif Ali Zardari has not been indicted in the Polo ground and Cotecna cases.
Pak govt may seek reopening of Swiss cases against Zardari   Jan 5, 2:00 pm
Islamabad, Jan. 5 (ANI): The Pak government is contemplating reviving through the Swiss court of appeal graft cases against former president Asif Ali Zardari for the return of 60 million dollars stashed in Swiss banks.
'Magnificent Delusions' author denies reports of US offer to Pak for mediation in Kashmir talks  Nov 14, 10:37 am
Islamabad, Nov. 14 (ANI): A professor of International Relations at Boston University, Husain Haqqani, has denied reports of his book 'Magnificent Delusions' having any reference to a United States offer made to Pakistan to mediate in negotiations with India over the disputed Kashmir border.
Pak govt. says 'time-barred' Swiss cases against Zardari can't be reopened   Nov 9, 2:55 pm
Islamabad, Nov. 09 (ANI): Attorney General of Pakistan (AGP) Muneer A Malik has said that Swiss cases against former president Asif Ali Zardari could not be reopened over being 'time-barred'.
Pak accountability court re-opens six corruption cases against Zardari  Oct 29, 3:46 pm
Islamabad, Oct. 29 (ANI): A Pakistani Accountability Court (AC) has re-opened six pending corruption cases against former President Asif Ali Zardari.
Pak watchdog to re-open corruption cases against Sharif, Zardari  Oct 14, 1:20 pm
Islamabad, Oct. 14 (ANI): Pakistan's corruption watchdog has decided to reopen major corruption cases against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, former president Asif Ali Zardari and other prominent politicians.
Pak court re-opens five anti-corruption cases against Zardari  Oct 12, 10:19 am
Islamabad, Oct. 12 (ANI): A Pakistani Accountability Court has reopened five anti-corruption cases against former President Asif Ali Zardari and has asked him to file a response within two weeks.
Switzerland denies Pak government's request to re-open Zardari's time-barred graft cases  Oct 9, 12:51 pm
Islamabad, Oct. 9 (ANI): The Swiss authorities have denied the request of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) government to reopen the pending graft cases against former president Asif Ali Zardari saying that the cases are time-barred as per their rules.
Pakistan to continue moratorium on capital punishment to honour international commitments   Oct 4, 11:38 am
Islamabad, Oct. 4 (ANI): Pakistan has scrapped plans to reinstate death penalty, following threats by Taliban to increase attacks in retaliation.
Zardari seeks 100 arms licences over security concerns   Oct 4, 11:04 am
Karachi, Oct. 4 (ANI): Former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari is seeking 100 arms licences from government over security concerns.
Zardari warns against dangers of appeasing militants  Sep 16, 3:59 pm
Islamabad, Sept. 16 (ANI): Former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari has urged people to guard against extremist mindset and appeasing militants.
Kayani's term as Pak army chief should not be extended: Imran Khan   Sep 13, 11:04 am
Islamabad, Sept. 13 (ANI): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has said General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani's term as Chief of Army Staff should not be extended any further.
Mamnoon Hussain sworn in as Pakistan's new president  Sep 10, 4:09 pm
Islamabad, Sept. 10 (ANI): Mamnoon Hussain was sworn in as the 12th president of Pakistan for next five years on Monday at the president house in federal capital of Islamabad, local media reported.
Zardari becomes first Pak president to retire after completing full term  Sep 10, 4:05 pm
Islamabad, Sept. 9 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has stepped down, leaving his official residence after a record five years in power.