Originally published on Fri May 3, 2013 7:19 am
In Pakistan, police say two unidentified gunmen fatally shot the special prosecutor investigating the assassination of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto.
Friday's attack on Chaudhry Zulfiqar Ali in Islamabad deepens the mystery surrounding one of the country's most politically charged cases, which remains open six years later.
Originally published on Wed May 1, 2013 11:48 am
The army chief in Pakistan, a country with a long history of military coups, has hinted that he's unhappy with the detention of former President and ex-General Pervez Musharraf.
Originally published on Tue April 30, 2013 3:01 pm
Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf has been banned for life from running for political office, a high court ruled on Tuesday.
The move by the Peshawar High Court appears to end the possibility that Musharraf, who returned to the country last month after four years in self-imposed exile, will stand in the May 11 parliamentary elections as he had hoped.