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Zardari sacrifices two favourites

ISLAMABAD – Political compulsions made President Asif Ali Zardari send packing his two trusted friends – Sindh Home Minister Dr Zulfiqar Mirza and Federal Investigation Agency Director Genereal Waseem Ahmed – on Wednesday, a price he had to pay in a huge political compromise to keep his party in power.
Mirza and Waseem were both looking after security-related tasks. Mirza was pulled out of the Sindh cabinet after repeated demands from the Muttahida Qaumi Movement – the party that

Acknowledge Pakistan’s sacrifices, Kayani tells US

ISLAMABAD – Chief of Army Staff (CAOS) General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani asked US military leaders in a meeting in Muscat to acknowledge the sacrifices of Pakistan’s armed forces in the US-led war on terror, according to an ISPR statement issued here on Wednesday.
General Kayani also discussed regional security issues with the US top brass, as well as ways to better coordinate military operations between the two countries. “I was pleased to have the opportunity to discuss with

GUJRANWALA – An elderly woman was crushed under a train and a police constable sacrificed his life while trying to rescue her at the railway crossing near Sheranwala Park. Reportedly, an unidentified old woman, unaware of the arrival of a train, tried to cross the rail line near the secondhand clothing bazaar situated on both the sides of the track.
Constable Azeeb Khalid rushed to rescue her and both were crushed by Quetta-bound Jafer Express. The woman died instantly while

Only PPP made sacrifices for Pakistan: Badr

Lahore – Pakistan People’s Party Secretary General Jehangir Badr has said that Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) is the only party which offered sacrifices for Pakistan, strengthening the federation.
Addressing a ceremony organized by People’s Lawyers Forum (PLF) in connection with the 63rd birth anniversary of Zulifqar Ali Bhutto at Karachi Hall of the Lahore High Court Bar Association, he said PPP and the federation were part and parcel, adding that the Zulfiqar’s vision helped

Peace in region due to forces’ sacrifices: CM

PESHAWAR – The sacrifices of police and other security forces in the ongoing war on terror lead to normalcy in the region, Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa Chief Minister Amir Haider Khan Hoti has said.
He was talking to the journalists after attending a ceremony at Malik Saad Shaheed Trust in Peshawar on Tuesday.
Hoti opened Malik Saad Shaheed Trust Website and distributed Rs 75,000 Sifwat Ghayoor Shaheed scholarships among the students from all boards of intermediate and secondary

Sacrifices rendered by Karsaz martyrs will not go in vain: Gilani

ISLAMABAD: Paying tribute to the sacrifices of the Karsaz martyrs, Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani has said that the sacrifices rendered by the Karsaz martyrs will not be in vain and the vision of the late Benazir Bhutto, to make Pakistan a democratic, progressive and prosperous country will be translated into a reality.
He expressed these views while talking to the Minister for Commerce Makhdoom Amin Fahim at the PM’s House on Monday. “This day reminds us that moderate and