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  • ** FILE ** Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)

    Pakistani court warns premier over graft probe

    Pakistan's Supreme Court warned on Tuesday it could dismiss the prime minister if he doesn't initiate corruption proceedings against the president, turning the screw further on a weak government already under pressure from the powerful army.


  • ** FILE ** Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)

    Pakistani president warns top court over scandal

    Pakistan's president on Tuesday warned the Supreme Court not to take action in violation of the constitution, referring to a judicial hearing into a secret memo seeking to rein in the powerful military — a scandal that threatens the Pakistani leader.


  • ** FILE ** Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)

    Pakistan president discharged from hospital

    Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari was discharged from a hospital in Dubai late Wednesday, and will stay in his house in the Gulf state before returning home, his spokesman said.


  • ** FILE ** Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)

    Associate: Pakistan president had 'ministroke'

    Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari suffered a "ministroke" that led to his ongoing hospitalization in Dubai, a close associate of the leader said Tuesday.


  • Embassy Row

    Pakistan's ambassador to the United States resigned Tuesday in a widening scandal over a secret letter to a top U.S. military official, fears of a military coup in Pakistan and accusations between the diplomat and a businessman who claims they plotted to deliver the message to the Pentagon.


  • Zardari vows to 'eradicate' Haqqani Network

    Pakistan's president promised to work with the United States to "eradicate" the militant Haqqani Network, a pledge made during a meeting with visiting American congressmen, according to one of the lawmakers.


  • U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton addresses a news conference with Adm. Mike Mullen, the chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, at the U.S. Embassy in Islamabad, Pakistan, on May 27, 2011. (Associated Press)

    Clinton: Pakistan needs to take 'decisive steps'

    U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Friday that relations between the United States and Pakistan have reached a turning point after the killing of Osama bin Laden and she called on Islamabad to take "decisive steps" in the days ahead to fight terrorism.


  • A Pakistani soldier stands guard on Tuesday, May 3, 2011, in Abbottabad, Pakistan, near the house where al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was killed early Sunday by U.S. forces. Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari denied suggestions his country's security forces may have sheltered bin Laden and said their cooperation with the United States helped pinpoint the whereabouts of the world's most wanted man. (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)

    Pakistani leader denies harboring bin Laden

    Pakistan's president denied suggestions that his country's security forces sheltered Osama bin Laden as Britain demanded Tuesday that Islamabad answer for how the al Qaeda chief lived undetected for six years in a large house in a garrison town close to the capital.


  • Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani waves to the media upon his arrival for a press conference in Islamabad, Pakistan, on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2009. Mr. Gilani said that military action "is not the only solution" to the brutal insurgency in the Swat Valley, an indication that negotiations may still be an option despite a failed past peace deal in the one-time tourist haven. (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)

    Pakistan's ruling party in crisis negotiations

    Pakistan's U.S.-allied ruling party scrambled on Wednesday to keep its fragile coalition government in power as its senior leaders met with two dissident political partners, urging them to rejoin the Cabinet.


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