World | Agencies | Thursday May 9, 2013
Gunmen on Thursday kidnapped the son of a former Pakistani prime minister who is also standing in the country's elections, police said. His secretary Mohiyuddin and bodyguard were wounded and later died, Pakistani TV news channels reported.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 26, 2012
The Pakistani government on Wednesday submitted to the Supreme Court the amended draft of a letter that has to be sent to Swiss authorities to reopen corruption cases against President Asif Ali Zardari.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday May 13, 2012
Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said there is insufficient evidence to arrest Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed, a media report said.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday April 20, 2012
Pakistan's pharmaceutical industry has been hit hard by a Rs 7 billion drug scam in which Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani's son has been named an accused. The scam has caused scarcity of controlled substances in the country, said a media report. Mr...
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 3, 2012
A special aircraft carrying Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani and several federal ministers made an emergency landing today shortly after taking off from a military airbase in the Pakistani garrison city of Rawalpindi.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday March 30, 2012
A Rs 7 billion ($77 million) "drug quota allotment" scam allegedly involving Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani' son has surfaced in Pakistan, Geo News reported. A three-member Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhry hea...
Agence France-Presse | Friday March 23, 2012
Pakistan clinched only their second Asia Cup title in Dhaka on Thursday, sending delirious fans pouring onto the streets in major cities to celebrate, though some missed the action on the field because of power cuts.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday February 12, 2012
Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said he will resign if the Supreme Court convicts him in a contempt of court case for not acting against President Asif Ali Zardari, Geo News reported on Sunday.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday January 29, 2012
Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is a "genuine person" who desired to resolve all issues including Kashmir with Pakistan, Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said.
World | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday January 19, 2012
Pakistan's Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani appeared at the Supreme Court today to respond to a contempt notice. In a show of support, many leaders and ministers from the ruling coalition, including Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar, were present ...
World | NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday January 18, 2012
Pakistan's Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani will appear before the country's Supreme Court to answer a contempt of court notice later this week amidst questions over whether the civilian government can survive. But emboldened by winning a trust vote...
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday January 14, 2012
The prosperity of Pakistan lies in following the constitution, Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani emphasised on Saturday, days after he accused army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani and the country's spy chief Lt. Gen. Shuja Pasha of violating it.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 12, 2012
A Pakistani court has admitted a petition seeking to block any attempt by the government to sack army chief Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani and ISI chief Lt Gen Ahmed Shuja Pasha over the memo scandal. The petition filed by lawyer Maulvi Iqbal Haider was ac...
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday January 12, 2012
Against the backdrop of tension with the army after his sacking of the defence secretary, Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani said Wednesday that his government had no dispute with the armed forces and democracy would continue to function in t...
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday December 5, 2011
Pakistan will review all its agreements with the US and the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) in the aftermath of the November 26 airstrike that left two dozen Pakistan Army soldiers dead, Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said.
Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday December 4, 2011
Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani lauded the national cricket team for their convincing 76-run victory in the second one-day international against Bangladesh in Dhaka Saturday.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 2, 2011
Power-starved Pakistan is looking to import electricity from India, Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said. Talks are on for import of 500 to 1,000 megawatt of electricity from India, the Associated Press of Pakistan quoted Gilani as saying.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 28, 2011
Pakistan's nuclear capability was purely for peaceful purposes, Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said while declaring that the country would build more power plants to meet its growing energy needs. Addressing a seminar, Gilani said Pakistan would continue to comply with the requirements of Int...
Press Trust of India | Sunday June 12, 2011
Pakistan Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani on Sunday congratulated Aisam-ul-haq Qureshi and Indian Davis Cupper Rohan Bopanna for winning the ATP Gerry Weber Open in Germany.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday April 12, 2011
The cricket World Cup semifinal match between India and Pakistan in Mohali has proved to be a catalyst for improving ties between the two countries, says Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani.Gilani made the remark Monday at a reception hosted by him in honour of the national cricket team, Associated Pr...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 29, 2011
Midway through the high-voltage India-Pakistan World Cup match at Mohali on Wednesday, the prime ministers of both countries will get to savour mouth-watering sub-continental dishes.Gosht barra, tawa ki machhi, tandoori salmon, chops biryani and other delicacies will be served at the dinner that Pri...
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 29, 2011
Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani will fly down to India's Chandigarh city and he will then leave for India-Pakistan World Cup semi-final venue at Mohali by an Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopter Wednesday morning, a media report said.The News International quoted sources as saying that Gila...
Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 29, 2011
Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani on Monday said the Pakistani cricket team should demonstrate the "best of sportsmanship" in the World Cup semi-final with India on Wednesday irrespective of the result of the match.
World | Indo Asian News Service | Thursday November 4, 2010
A whopping Rs.74 million have been spent on renovating Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani's official residence and his majestic secretariat in the past 30 months, reveal documents tabled in the National Assembly.Minister for Housing and Works Rehmatullah Kakar on Wednesday submitted two sep...