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  1. Court rejects Mush plea seeking exemption from appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Nation

    A local court Thursday turned down an application of former military dictator general Pervez Musharraf seeking exemption from his appearance before the court in murder case of former prayer leader of Lal Masjid Abdul Rasheed Ghazi and his mother Sahiba Khatoon. After rejecting his plea, additional district and sessions judge Wajid Ali Khan summoned Musharraf to appear before the court in this matter on March 10. Besides this, the court also reserved its verdict on two other applications of Musharraf in which he had challenged jurisdiction of the court and its summoning orders.

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  2. Pakistan's rulers can deceive anyone and everyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Rediff.com

    ... Pakistani generals into misadventures. It was the possession of nuclear weapons that emboldened General Pervez Musharraf to undertake operations in Kargil. He had deluded his subordinates into believing that India would not use its full range of ...

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  3. Musharraf treason case: IHC's order challenged in SC : February 26, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD The order of Islamabad High Court to stop the special court hearing the treason case against former president Pervez Musharraf has been challenged in the Supreme Court. The order of the IHC has been challenged by Taufiq Asif through Advocate Hamid Khan.

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  4. Session Judge summons Musharraf in person in Ghazi murder case : February 26, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD The Islamabad Session Court has summoned General Pervez Musharraf in person on March 10 in a murder case of Abdul Rasheed Ghazi while rejecting the application of temporary exemption from appearance due to security reasons. Additional District and Session Judge, Wajid Ali rejected the application filed by former president Pervez Musharraf seeking a day exemption in the Ghazi murder case.

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  5. Musharraf says Kabul must share power with Taliban, block Indian influence to establish peaceRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf has reportedly said that Afghanistan must share power with Taliban and block Indian influence on its soil if it wants to establish peace in the country. According to the Dawn, Musharraf hailed President Ashraf Ghani's September inauguration as a new opportunity for reconciliation between the government and Taliban and related insurgent groups.

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  6. Pakistan, India must avoid proxy war in Afghanistan, says Musharraf : February 26, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Daily Times

    KARACHI Former president Pervez Musharraf has said that Pakistan and India must stay away and avoid engaging in proxy war. In an interview with The Wall Street Journal newspaper published on Wednesday, he acknowledged that both Pakistan and India had been engaged in a long-running proxy war on Afghan soil that fed the conflict.

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  7. Kabul must share power with TalibanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Nation

    Stating that Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani represents 'great hope', former President Pervez Musharraf has said that Kabul must share power with the extremist groups and block Indian influence if it wishes to see peace. In an interview with The Wall Street Journal, he said that President Ghani's September inauguration presented a new opportunity for reconciliation between Kabul and the Taliban and related insurgent groups.

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  8. Isi DG leaves for Us to discuss intel issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Nation

    ... ruled Afghanistan from 1996 until it was ousted by a US-led invasion in 2001. Former military ruler General Pervez Musharraf recently admitted that support for the militants continued after President Hamid Karzai took power in Kabul. But since ...

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  9. Musharraf exempted from personal appearance in Bugti murder case : February 26, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Daily Times

    QUETTA: An anti-terrorism court has accepted the application for exempting former military dictator Pervez Musharraf from personal appearance on Wednesday's hearing in Nawab Bugti murder case. Balochistan Health Director General Farooq Azam appeared before the court and informed the judge that a medical board had been constituted to examine Musharraf.

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  10. Electoral reforms body inactive for monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | The Nation

    ... science and technology on Nov 21 last year owing to his implication in the high treason case with Gen(r) Pervez Musharraf because he was holding the portfolio of federal minister for law at the time of clamping of emergency by the military ruler in ...

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  11. Musharraf supports constitutional changes for progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | The Nation

    Former president Pervez Musharraf says that Pakistan's future does not lie in 'status quo' but in 'change'. "Even if Pakistan's constitution is standing in Pakistan's progress, it should be amended," he stressed during an event in Karachi.

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  12. SC bench hearing pleas against 21st Amendment changedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | The Nation

    ... and was admitted there. The last year when Special Court had summoned former military ruler Gen. (Retd) Pervez Musharraf then he also remained admitted to AFIC for around two months. In the last hearing, the bench had granted 10 more days to the ...

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  13. Musharraf claims he brought 'real democracy' to PakRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Former Pakistani President General Pervez Musharraf has reportedly gone on record to claim that he was "the man who brought real democracy to Pakistan." The former military strongman, who is currently being tried for treason and facing charges for the murders of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto and Nawab Akbar Bughti, added that people assume that there is a democratic set-up in place just because there are elections, reported The Express Tribune.

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  14. Pervez Musharraf claims he brought 'real democracy' to PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | DNA India

    Former Pakistani President General Pervez Musharraf has reportedly gone on record to claim that he was "the man who brought real democracy to Pakistan." Former Pakistani President General Pervez Musharraf has reportedly gone on record to claim that he was "the man who brought real democracy to Pakistan."

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  15. Media Dares, and Other Afghan NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... pushing insurgents out of a specific area. From a tactical perspective, counterinsurgency worked. General Pervez Musharraf, former president of Pakistan, more or less admits to having backed the Afghan Taliban against Hamid Karzai. Pervez Musharraf, ...

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  16. I brought real democracy to Pakistan: MusharrafRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | The Nation

    New Delhi- Former President General Pervez Musharraf in an interview with an Indian news channel said only he had brought real democracy to Pakistan. In the interview Musharraf emphasized that, just holding elections could not be called democracy.

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  17. A journalist's journalist: Arnaud de Borchgrave : February 19, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Daily Times

    ... with key foreign leaders over five decades from Charles de Gaulle, Gamal Abdul Nasser, Anwar Sadat, Pervez Musharraf and Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Van Dong among others led me to tease Arnaud to title his memoir People Who Knew Me. And the ...

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  18. Mush case hearing adjourned till March 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | The Nation

    The Special Court Tuesday adjourned till March 25 the hearing of high treason case under Article 6 of the Constitution against former dictator General Pervez Musharraf. The Special Court comprising Justice Tahira Safdar of Balochistan High Court, and Justice Yawar Ali of Lahore High Court was informed that the Islamabad High Court has still not decided the matter of other accused.

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  19. The myth of civilian supremacy : February 18, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Daily Times

    Instead of pursuing a utopian model of Westminster democracy, we need to take a leaf out of Turkish political and constitutional development Our nation experienced democratic euphoria when General Pervez Musharraf was ousted from office and, later on, when Chief Justice Ifthikhar Chaudhry was restored. Optimism about the future of democracy reached its crescendo after the passage of the 18th Constitutional Amendment rousing hope that the rejuvenated legal fraternity, vibrant civil society, vociferous media and independent judiciary would work as a bulwark, against military intervention in the future.

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  20. Court gives govt time to file replies in Musharraf caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Daily Times

    ... in the court. Similarly, Barrister Faroogh Nasim the leading lawyer of former dictator and president Pervez Musharraf could not appear before the IHC due illness of his father and Faisal Chaudhary appeared before the court and pleaded one month time ...

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