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Full bench to hear plea against Zardari

The Lahore High Court chief justice on Tuesday constituted a full bench to hear a petition against the use of the Presidency for PPP’s political activities by President Asif Ali Zardari, which

Efforts for peace with Afghan Taliban in full swing

ISLAMABAD – As the Obama pull-out plan, the Lisbon and NATO deadlines set by the international players for troops’ pullout from the troubled regions of Afghanistan draw closer, there is a significant push in behind-the-scene efforts to clinch a deal with Taliban and other insurgent groups. The formation of Pakistan, Afghan joint commission for Afghan reconciliation process is being called a sea change in bilateral relations between both the neighbouring countries, say diplomatic

Clinton vows full support for disaster-hit Japan

TOKYO – US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton pledged full support for quake-hit Japan on Sunday as the operator of its stricken nuclear plant said it expects to achieve “cold shutdown” in six to nine months. Japan’s embattled Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) offered the timeline more than five weeks after a giant quake and tsunami hit the Fukushima Daiichi plant, which has since leaked radiation into the air, soil and sea.
Clinton on a brief, largely symbolic stop in Tokyo,

Army, KESC, NBP, ASM grab full points

LAHORE – NBP, ASM, Army and KESC returned from the arena as winners as four more matches were decided in the 21st National Bank Football Cup at two venues of the Faisalabad on Saturday.
WAPDA underwent 0-1 defeat at the hands of Bahawalpur’s Ashraf Sugar Mills (ASM) who managed their first ever win in the event after three straight defeat last year at Multan. They managed to strike the lone goal of the Group-A match in the time given for injury. The clock was showing 90+2 when