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Imran Khan

Imran Khan's party forms government in Pakistan's troubled northwest

The political party led by Imran Khan has formed a government in Pakistan's northwest, where his call for an end to US drone strikes and army offensives against the Taliban resonated with voters.

Saturday, 1 June, 2013, 3:59am

Imran Khan blames exiled Altaf Hussain for killing Zohra Hussain

Pakistani politician Imran Khan has blamed a rival political leader for the killing of a senior member of his party, who was gunned down outside her home in the violence-plagued city of Karachi.

20 May 2013 - 4:18am

Member of Pakistani cricket star's party shot dead in Karachi

Police say Zahra Shahid Hussain was gunned down outside her home in the city of Karachi in southern Sindh province. All three gunmen escaped after the attack and no one has claimed responsibility for the killing.

19 May 2013 - 10:02am

Imran Khan makes election appeal from hospital bed

Bed-ridden Pakistani politician Imran Khan urged the nation to unite for change, delivering a deeply personal speech to wrap up an electric campaign as he seeks a political breakthrough.

10 May 2013 - 5:05am

Imran Khan fractures spine as Pakistan campaign halts

Doctors said on Wednesday they expect Pakistani politician Imran Khan to make a full recovery despite fracturing his spine in a fall at a campaign rally just days before the general election.

8 May 2013 - 9:41pm

Pakistan’s Imran Khan injured from election rally fall

Pakistan cricket star turned politician Imran Khan sustained head injuries and was rushed to hospital Tuesday after falling off a lift taking him onto the stage for an election rally, his party said.

8 May 2013 - 1:50am

Briefs, October 28, 2012

Indonesian police foil plot to attack embassy

JAKARTA - Indonesian police yesterday arrested 11 suspected terrorists who were allegedly planning attacks on the US embassy and an American consulate. Anti-terror police made the arrests in four cities, including Jakarta, saying the detained belonged to a new network known as Hasmi. AFP  

28 Oct 2012 - 2:35am

US questions Pakistan’s Imran Khan on drones

Pakistani cricketer turned politician Imran Khan was stopped by US immigration officials and questioned about his views on American drone strikes in his country, party officials said Saturday.

27 Oct 2012 - 6:02pm

Imran Khan: from cricket star to political kingmaker

Imran Khan, Pakistan’s cricket hero turned politician, failed to reach the tribal badlands on a much-hyped march but did succeed in lighting up the political stage once more.

9 Oct 2012 - 3:47pm

Who said it?

This is the only time ever in history that a country has been bombed by its own ally

Pakistan cricket star turned politician Imran Khan slams U.S. drone strikes


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7 Oct 2012 - 2:09am