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April 5, 1979, Forty Years Ago

April 05, 2019 12:15 am

Many world leaders, including US President Jimmy Carter and Soviet President Leonid Brezhnev, had sent mercy appeals to Zia on behalf of Bhutto.

Forty Years Ago: February 7, 1979

February 07, 2019 12:52 am

Prime Minister Morarji Desai and the External Affairs Minister A B Vajpayee declined to comment on the Pakistan Supreme Court verdict on Mr Bhutto. “It is their internal affair and I do not want to interfere,” Desai said.

Gandhis, like the Bhuttos

April 11, 2015 12:03 am

A similar tale of dynasty and power unfolds on both sides of the border.

The collapse of the Shimla Accord

June 09, 2014 12:30 am

Zulfikar Ali Bhutto reneged on his commitment to Indira Gandhi much earlier than some had anticipated.

The sultans of Pakistan

January 31, 2014 3:11 am

How a few wealthy dynasties dominate the nation’s politics, and get even richer.

The Woman Who Wouldn’t Give Up

November 10, 2013 5:20 am

Fatima Bhutto on her first novel,learning to struggle in Pakistan and the cathartic effect of fiction.

‘Can’t afford a war over Kashmir’

February 07, 2012 1:42 am

Four wars have already been fought on the Kashmir issue and the region still “was a flashpoint”,but in the 21st century “we cannot afford wars”,Gilani said.

Letters from the darkest hour

November 17, 2010 4:16 am

Nehru’s requests to JFK,the day before the Chinese unilateral ceasefire,show he knew what military support from the US would imply.

Zardari vows to wage ‘100-yr ideological war’ over Kashmir

January 06, 2010 5:52 pm

President Asif Ali Zardari has said that Pakistan is ready to wage a thousand-year war with India over the Kashmir dispute.

Underestimating India

September 04, 2009 4:20 am

The origins of many a war in history remain disputed to this day. The 1965 War between India and Pakistan,however,has the unique...