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  1. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistani government appeals against lifting of travel ban on Pervez Musharraf

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:20pm by AFP

    ... Musharraf has said he wants the travel ban removed so he can visit his sick mother in Dubai, but many in Pakistan see it as a ruse to flee the country and avoid a litany of criminal cases dating ... handover of power since its independence from Britain in 1947. Facing impeachment following the 2008 elections, Musharraf resigned as president and went into self-imposed exile in Dubai. He is also ...

  2. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistani Taliban attack that leaves 28 dead in Karachi shatters prospects of peace

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 11:40pm by Reuters

    ... were diverted. An Emirates flight bound for Dubai that was boarding when the assault started was cancelled, with the passengers safely escorted off the plane. The airport reopened yesterday ...

  3. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan’s Pervez Musharraf pleads not guilty to 5 counts of treason

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 10:21pm by Reuters

    ... for permission for his client to visit his sick mother in Dubai. The former military ruler is under house arrest. "His mother is dying, for god's sake," Farough Naseem said. "She ...

  4. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan court says it cannot lift Musharraf travel ban

    Posted Dec 23rd 2013, 04:36pm by Agence France-Presse in Karachi

    ... the retired general’s name from an “exit control list” (ECL) so he could leave the country to visit his sick mother in Dubai. The 70-year-old has faced a range of criminal cases since returning from ...

  5. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Security scare delays treason trial for Pakistan’s Musharraf

    Posted Dec 24th 2013, 02:34pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... by Musharraf to have a travel ban lifted so he could visit his sick mother in Dubai, saying only the government could make the order. ...

  6. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Musharraf could leave Pakistan today after court grants him bail

    Posted Oct 09th 2013, 09:30pm by Reuters

    ... and leave as soon as they get the orders from the lower court," Ahmed Raza Kasuri, who heads the Musharraf defence team, said. "Musharraf can fly to Dubai tomorrow once these legal ...

  7. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistani police snipers shoot gunman during Islamabad stand-off

    Posted Aug 17th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... the government's resignation, and the release of a son apparently jailed in Dubai. ...

  8. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan’s Musharraf granted bail in last legal case against him

    Posted Nov 04th 2013, 09:17pm by AFP

    ... his trials were completed. One theory was that he might be allowed to visit his sick elderly mother in Dubai on compassionate grounds, but aides have said repeatedly that he is determined ...

  9. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan police shoot gunman after standoff

    Posted Aug 16th 2013, 11:41am by Agence France-Presse in Islamabad

    ... of a son apparently jailed in Dubai. Bomb disposal experts checked his car for explosives after the gunman’s arrest and gave the all-clear. Pakistan’s outgoing President Asif Ali Zardari praised ...

  10. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Earthquake in Pakistan creates island as it destroys mud-built homes

    Posted Sep 26th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... "Around 90 per cent of houses in the district have been destroyed. Almost all the mud houses have collapsed," he said. Tremors were felt on Tuesday as far away as New Delhi and even Dubai ...




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