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  1. Ex-generals make up majority of non-career diplomatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | The Nation

    Retired military generals, including some of those who had helped General Pervez Musharraf during 1999 coup, continue to have major share in the quota of non-career diplomats by enjoying ambassadorial assignments. Official documents reveal that Pakistan is represented by 13 such envoys that do not belong to Foreign Service and eight of the ambassadors are retired military generals.

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  2. Pak high court declares Musharraf 'ineligible' for Parliament membershipRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    The Sindh High Court has reportedly declared former President General Pervez Musharraf "ineligible" for Parliament membership, saying that he did not fulfill the criteria set in Articles 62 and 63 of the Constitution. A three-member bench, led by Chief Justice Maqbool Baqir, asserted that the decisions taken by the military strongmen hurt Pakistan's image, reported the Dawn.

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  3. There's a group far more dangerous than ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Rediff.com

    ... banned HuT in 2003 after it was linked with several terror plots, including a plot to kill former President Pervez Musharraf. Despite the ban, HuT is reportedly deepening its support among the intelligentsia and military circles, it said. HuT's ...

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  4. Pakistan for meaningful dialogue with IndiaRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | Nerve News

    ... could no longer say that it wouldn't insist on the UN resolutions on Kashmir. Aziz said former president Pervez Musharraf's four-point formula for resolving the Kashmir issue too might no longer be relevant. http://www.nerve.in/news:2535002444229 ...

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  5. Pervez Musharraf wishes India good luckRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | DNA India

    Gen Pervez Musharraf, former president of Pakistan, wished the Indian cricket team good luck on the eve of the much-awaited cricket match between arch rivals India and Pakistan for the World Cup Cricket tournament. In an exclusive interview with Zee TV, the former president recalled how Dhoni spearheaded the team during the last world Cup.

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  6. Gen. Musharraf wishes Dhoni's boys ahead of encounter with PakRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Former Pakistan president General Pervez Musharraf on Saturday wished the Indian cricket team good luck ahead of the much awaited encounter between the two arch-rivals in the ongoing World Cup 2015. In an interview with a new agency, General Musharraf praised the batting of Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, admitting that he enjoys watching the latter bat.

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  7. Pakistan for meaningful dialogue with India: Sartaj : February 15, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Daily Times

    ... no longer say that it wouldn't insist on the UN resolutions on Kashmir. He added that former president Pervez Musharraf's four-point formula for resolving the Kashmir issue too might no longer be relevant. On India's charge that terrorist groups in ...

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  8. Taliban storm Peshawar imambargah, kill 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Nation

    ... of Dr Usman, who was recently executed along with some of his associates for a life bid on former president Pervez Musharraf. "I inform the political and army leadership that after APS (Army Public School) incident in Peshawar, you people have ...

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  9. Mush lifts lid on Pak-India proxies in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Nation

    Former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, accused of sheltering and supporting the Taliban after 2001, has called for an end to the backing of militant "proxies" in Afghanistan. In an interview with the Guardian, Musharraf admitted that when he was in power, Pakistan sought to undermine the government of Hamid Karzai because the former Afghan president had helped India stab Pakistan in the back.

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  10. In Pakistana s war over books, even Helen Keller is not safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | The Washington Post

    - A decade ago, former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf called for a new era of "enlightened moderation" in the country's public schools. But just two years after more secular textbooks arrived here in northwestern Pakistan, politicians and ...

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  11. ISI cultivated Taliban to counter Indian action: MusharrafRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Rediff.com

    Pervez Musharraf has said that under his regime, Pakistan had tried to undermine the Afghan government led by ex-president Hamid Karzai for helping "India stab Pakistan in the back". "In President Karzai's times, yes, indeed, he was damaging Pakistan and, therefore, we were working against his interest.

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  12. MQM's delegation calls on Musharraf : February 10, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Daily Times

    KARACHI Delegation of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement on Tuesday called on former president Gen Pervez Musharraf at his residence. During the meeting overall political situation of Pakistan with special focus on Sindh, law and order situation, senate election and political coalition formed in Sindh were discussed.

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  13. Altaf apologises for using harsh words against law enforcement agenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Daily Times

    ... him. He also said that he had seen the 'ISI's hand supporting the lawyers movement against former president Pervez Musharraf'. Altaf had also held Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah responsible for the murder of 36 party activists. The MQM ...

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  14. Industrialists complain to Musharraf of government's incompetenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | The Nation

    Karachi- Industrialist and traders of the city met with former President Pervez Musharraf and complained to him about the lawlessness in the city. While talking to media the traders' leaders said that they met former president and told him about the government's non seriousness in restoring peace to the city.

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  15. 'Pakistan no place for women'Read the original story

    Feb 7, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    ... eir conservative view on the society. Even the so called secular governments of Bhutto and former president Pervez Musharraf never moved beyond heavy rhetoric and cosmetic changes, it said.

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  16. Judge refuses to reopen NAB cases against Sharifs : February 07, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Daily Times

    ... of the Sharif family, submitted that NAB had filed the references on the direction of former military ruler Pervez Musharraf to politically victimise the Sharif family. He said the references could not be reopened. In its references, the NAB accused ...

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  17. LHC dismisses loans case against Ittefaq GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Nation

    ... that the cases against the Sharif family were instituted on the directions of former military ruler Pervez Musharraf. He questioned if the banks were required to pay back to his clients, how it could be said that they had committed a default. Punjab ...

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  18. Chaalis saal baad Sholay to release in Pakistan on March 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    ... on the big screen and we're hoping to take advantage of this fact," he said. In 2006, when former president Pervez Musharraf finally lifted a ban on the screening of Indian films that was imposed after the 1965 war, it was Mandviwalla who led the ...

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  19. Musharraf granted an exemption from attendanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Nation

    Islamabad- Anti Terrorism Court Islamabad has granted exemption from attendance to Pervez Musharraf for a day. Judge Sohail Ikram of ATC took up the judges detention case for hearing today.

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  20. Mush becomes active as Senate polls nearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | The Nation

    Former president Pervez Musharraf has come out of the hibernation to the vast field of politics in the country, giving an impression that he intends to take part in the upcoming Senate elections. The APML of Pervez Musharraf did not miss the chance of contesting the May 2013 elections though it was then a novice in the political arena and not adequately ingrained in the public.

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