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Kasabs case verdict would complicate Indo-Pak ties: AML chief
Awami Muslim League (AML) chairperson Sheikh Rashid Ahmed has said the verdict against Ajmal Amir Kasab, the lone surviving Mumbai attacker, would further complicate the already strained Indo-Pak ties. ANI

Sharif brothers rigged NA 55 by-elections: Rashid
Awami Muslim League Chief Sheikh Rashid Ahmed has claimed that PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif and his brother Shahbaz Sharif orchestrated massive poll rigging in the NA 55 by-elections. ANI

Awami Muslim League chief accepts defeat, accuses opposition of poll rigging
Accepting defeat in the Rawalpindi by-polls, Awami Muslim League (AML) chief Sheikh Rashid Ahmed has accused opposition parties of rigging the election. ANI

AML chief escapes assassination bid, three close aides killed
Awami Muslim League chief and former federal minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed had a miraculous escape during an attack in which three of his close aides were killed by unidentified gunmen at Aiwan Chowk in Khayaban-e-Sir Syed here. ANI

Kayani prevented Zardaris downfall during long march: AML chief
Awami Muslim League (AML) chief Sheikh Rashid Ahmed has revealed that Chief of Army Staff General Ashfaq Pervaiz Kayani had prevented President Asif Ali Zardaris downfall during the lawyers long march earlier this year. ANI

No future for Musharraf in politics, says Rashid
Former President Pervez Musharraf should not join politics, as it would be a big mistake, said Awami Muslim League President Sheikh Rashid Ahmed. ANI

Historic haveli of Soojan Singh in Pindi on verge of crumbling due to Govt. apathy
The palatial haveli of Rai Bahadur Soojan Singh is in shambles these days due to lack of proper maintenance. ANI

Zardari was not part of Benazir-Musharraf deal: Sheikh Rashid
Incumbent Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari was not to play any significant role in the countrys politics as per a deal reached between assassinated former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto and then President General Pervez Musharraf. ANI

Most Pak leaders to celebrate Eid abroad
Amidst rising political tensions with India, most of Pakistans top leaders are celebrating Eid-ul- Azha abroad. ANI

Mumbai terror strikes: Pakistan ready to defend itself, say politicians
Pakistans political leaders have supported the governments stance on the Mumbai attacks and said the nation is ready to defend the country against any aggression. ANI

Ex-Pak PM Shaukat Azizs foreign visits cost exchequer Rs 100 crore
Former Pakistan prime minister Shaukat Aziz made as many as 50 foreign visits between 2004 and 2007, costing the national exchequer more than Rs one billion (Rs 100 crores). ANI

PML-Q indecisive about its future role: Rashid
Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) leader and former Railways Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed has said that the party is still undecided about whether it will join a national consensus government or sit in the opposition. ANI

Popular leaders defeated in Pak elections
Pakistan Muslim League (PML) Chief Chaudhry Shujaat Hussein and the former Railways Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed were defeated in elections in their respective constituencies. ANI

Musharraf no longer popular with Feb.18 poll candidates
In the last nine years, there were few in Pakistans political class who had the courage to stand up to President Pervez Musharraf, who was also the countrys chief of army staff. ANI

Popular former Pak ministers denied bullet-proof vehicles
The caretaker government of Prime Minister Mohammadmian Soomro has reportedly denied bullet proof vehicles to four former Cabinet ministers. ANI

Former Pak ministers demand bulletproof vehicles
Four former Pakistan ministers have requested the government to provide them bulletproof vehicles and security escort, a senior Interior Ministry official has said. ANI

PPP will not boycott elections, says Rashid
Pakistans former Railways Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed has said that the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) would not boycott the upcoming general elections. ANI

Pak can rid itself of dictatorship if all parties boycott elections: Sharif
Pakistan can rid itself of dictatorship if all political parties boycott the elections, former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has told Geo News. ANI

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