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[15 Feb 2004 | One Comment | ]
Interview: General Aslam Beg

“There is a conspiracy against me by the Jewish lobby,” says General Aslam Beg.

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[15 Feb 2004 | Comments Off | ]
Confession or Cover-Up?

Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan was visibly shaken when he appeared on Pakistan Television, reading out from a well-scripted text, a confession of selling nuclear technology.

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[11 Feb 2004 | Comments Off | ]
Bridge Over Troubled Waters

The ceasefire between India and Pakistan is a boon for divided Kashmiri families.

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[18 Jan 2004 | Comments Off | ]
Nuked!

The alleged sale of Pakistan’s nuclear secrets has raised grave doubts about the security of the country’s nuclear programme.

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[13 Jan 2004 | Comments Off | ]
A Question of Guilt

Journalist Khawar Mehdi has been accused of treachery and allegedly detained by intelligence agencies, even though no formal charges have been brought against him.

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[11 Dec 2003 | Comments Off | ]
Interview: Hamid Karzai

“Terrorists are getting support in Pakistan,” says Hamid Karzai, President of Afghanistan.

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[13 Oct 2003 | Comments Off | ]
Test of Faith?

Just one year after its spectacular electoral success, the six-party Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA) appears to be in troubled waters with signs of a widening division among the coalition partners.

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[12 Oct 2003 | Comments Off | ]
Mother of all Leagues?

The Musharraf government has high hopes pinned on the unification of the splinter factions of the PML, but the history of the party indicates these might be pipe dreams.

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[8 Sep 2003 | One Comment | ]
Interview: Dr Imran Farooq

“The MQM can raise objections whether it sits in the opposition or in coalition with the government,” says Dr Imran Farooq, convenor, MQM.

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[15 Jul 2003 | Comments Off | ]
Time Up for Jamali

While President Musharraf continues to deny that he has any intention of packing up Parliament or dismissing the Jamali government, Islamabad is rife with rumours of an imminent political shake-up.