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The Pakistan Cricket Board chairman has spoken to Zulqarnain Haider and assured him of its full co-operation after the wicketkeeper left the squad in Dubai and went to London where he has applied for asylum.
Former ruler Pervez Musharraf says he can lead country again, despite past blunders
David Cameron came face to face with Pakistan's President, Asif Ali Zardari, last night but an explanation for his controversial remarks about the export of terrorism will have to wait.
'I used to hug and kiss my teacher'
Pakistan President accused of dragging his feet on constitutional change
Arifa Akbar meets the unlikely celebrity forcing an intolerant society to confront its prejudices
Waziristan may be home to Osama bin Laden, but it is the much younger Baitullah Mehsud who is the target of the new military operation being launched there, one intended to crush him.
More than 60 million people have responded to an Islamic protest song. By Photini Philippidou
The dictator has gone. Now the battle for his spoils begins.
Pakistan's beleagured president Pervez Musharraf today finally fell on his sword and announced that he was standing down as the country's head of state.
Pakistan President 'unfit' to rule, declares regional assembly
Benazir Bhutto's husband and political successor has said the assassinated prime minister's party is prepared to share power with President Pervez Musharraf after next week's elections, but warned his supporters could take to the streets in protest if the ballot is rigged.
An image by the British photographer Tim Hetherington of a fatigued US soldier in Afghanistan has won top prize in the international World Press Photo awards.
Benazir Bhutto's teenage son faced some abrasive questions from Jeremy Paxman yesterday as he asked the media to respect his privacy and let him continue his studies at Oxford University in peace.