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Musharraf granted bail in death of Baluchistan rebel leader

QUETTA, Pakistan, Oct. 9 (UPI) -- Pervez Musharraf was granted bail Wednesday on charges he was involved in the killing of a leader of a Pakistani regional autonomy movement, officials say.
Former Pakistan President Musharraf granted bail

Former Pakistan President Musharraf granted bail

ISLAMABAD, Oct. 9 (UPI) -- Pakistan's Supreme Court granted bail to the beleagured ex-military dictator and civilian President Pervez Musharraf over the death of a Baloch rebel in 2006.
Court orders new trial in Benazir Bhutto assassination case

Court orders new trial in Benazir Bhutto assassination case

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan, Oct. 8 (UPI) -- A Pakistani anti-terrorism court in Rawalpindi Tuesday granted a new trial request in the case of the assassination of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013.
By United Press International
Musharraf trial opens in Bhutto killing

Musharraf trial opens in Bhutto killing

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- A Pakistani court heard a policeman's testimony at the start of the trial of former military ruler Pervez Musharraf in the 2007 assassination of Benazir Bhutto.

Musharraf indicted in Benazir Bhutto assassination

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan, Aug. 20 (UPI) -- Former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf was indicted Tuesday in the 2007 assassination of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto, lawyers said.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Monday, Aug. 19, 2013.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013.
By United Press International
More to Musharraf legacy than Bhutto, AI says

More to Musharraf legacy than Bhutto, AI says

LONDON, Aug. 6 (UPI) -- Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf deserves a fair trial but should be held accountable for rampant abuses, Amnesty International said Tuesday.

London expects Pakistani violence at end of Ramadan

LONDON, July 31 (UPI) -- The British government said Wednesday it is concerned about the possibility of heightened sectarian conflict in Pakistan during the last days of Ramadan.
Pakistani court to indict Musharraf in Benazir Bhutto's murder

Pakistani court to indict Musharraf in Benazir Bhutto's murder

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan, July 30 (UPI) -- Former military ruler of Pakistan Pervez Musharraf will be indicted next week in the 2007 assassination of Benazir Bhutto, a Pakistani court said.
Taliban leader: Attack on teen activist should have 'never happened'

Taliban leader: Attack on teen activist should have 'never happened'

PESHAWAR, Pakistan, July 17 (UPI) -- The attempted murder of a teenage Pakistani girl who campaigned for girls' right to an education should have "never happened," a senior Taliban leader has said.
Pakistan court allows Musharraf treason investigation

Pakistan court allows Musharraf treason investigation

ISLAMABAD, July 3 (UPI) -- Pakistan was given permission by a panel of judges Wednesday to investigate former President Pervez Musharraf for possible treason charges.

Panel named to investigate former leader Musharraf for treason

ISLAMABAD, June 27 (UPI) -- A special committee has been named to investigate whether former Pakistani leader Pervez Musharraf should be tried for treason, officials said Thursday.
Former Pakistani President Musharraf may go on trial for treason

Former Pakistani President Musharraf may go on trial for treason

ISLAMABAD, June 24 (UPI) -- Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf should be charged with treason for declaring a state of emergency in 2007, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said Monday.

Pakistan holds suspect in federal prosecutor's shooting death

ISLAMABAD, June 17 (UPI) -- Police in Pakistan have arrested a suspect in the shooting death of a senior public prosecutor who was investigating the death of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto.

Musharraf indicted in detainment of 60 judges

KARACHI, Pakistan, June 15 (UPI) -- Pakistan's former military ruler Gen. Pervez Musharraf has been indicted for allegedly detaining more than 60 judges, officials said.

Musharraf wins bond in one case, not in two others

ISLAMABAD, June 11 (UPI) -- Former Pakistan military leader Pervez Musharraf was granted bail Tuesday as he awaits trial on charges he illegally jailed 60 judges in 2007, officials say.
Sharif elected Pakistan's prime minister for third time

Sharif elected Pakistan's prime minister for third time

ISLAMABAD, June 5 (UPI) -- Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif claimed an overwhelming majority of 244 votes Wednesday to be elected Pakistan's prime minister for a third time.

Incoming Pakistan PM Sharif condemns drone attack

ISLAMABAD, June 3 (UPI) -- Pakistan's Prime Minister-elect Nawaz Sharif condemned the U.S. drone attack that killed a senior Taliban leader as a violation of the county's sovereignty.

Li Keqiang ends India visit, arrives in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, May 22 (UPI) -- Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, arrived Wednesday in Pakistan, a close Beijing ally where a new civilian government is ready to take charge.

Musharraf granted bail in Bhutto case, treason case postponed

ISLAMABAD, May 20 (UPI) -- A court in Rawalpindi granted bail Monday to former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf on charges relating to the assassination of Benazir Bhutto in 2007.

Musharraf remains under house arrest

ISLAMABAD, May 18 (UPI) -- Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf will remain on house arrest for at least another two weeks, a Pakistani court ruled Saturday.
Commentary: Pakistan: Geopolitical conundrum

Commentary: Pakistan: Geopolitical conundrum

WASHINGTON, May 15 (UPI) -- Lurking behind the good news from the Pakistan election is the threat of a geopolitical nightmare.
ARNAUD DE BORCHGRAVE, UPI Editor at Large
Pakistan praised for election

Pakistan praised for election

LONDON, May 13 (UPI) -- The 50 million people in Pakistan who voted Saturday cast votes in opposition of terrorism and intimidation, the British government said.
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