Bilawal

  • I am impressed by Rahul Gandhi, says Bilawal Bhutto Zardari 07-02-2014 08:57 PM

    Suhasini Haidar: Hello and welcome to a special edition of World View. With me, chairman of the Pakistan People's Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, the first interview to an Indian television channel. We are here for the Sindh festival that's being launched, but the question many are asking, are we also...
  • Incomplete missions of assassinated leaders must be completed: Bilawal Bhutto 07-02-2014 08:30 AM

    Former Pakistan prime minister Benazir Bhutto's son, Bilawal Bhutto, at 25 became the youngest chief of a political party and speculation is growing that he will stand for parliamentary elections soon. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, Bilawal said, "The incomplete missions of the assassinated leaders must be completed." ...
  • My goal is to fulfil my mother's dream: Benazir Bhutto's son Bilawal 05-02-2014 01:42 PM

    In Pakistan, former prime minister Benazir Bhutto's son Bilawal Bhutto is in the spotlight. Just a month after he turned 25, the legal age to stand for election, Bhutto is making a splash with the Sindh Festival at Mohenjodaro. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, Bhutto said that his goal...
  • Injured Pakistan paceman Bhatti returns home 16-01-2014 10:58 PM

    Sharjah: Injured Pakistan paceman Bilawal Bhatti has been sent home after he was ruled out of the third Test against Sri Lanka due to hamstring injury, team manager Moin Khan said on Thursday. The 22-year-old made his Test debut in the drawn first Test in Abu Dhabi and hurt his...
  • 1st Test: Bilawal Bhatti and Junaid bowl Pakistan into strong position 02-01-2014 08:14 PM

    Debutant fast bowler Bilawal Bhatti dismissed experienced duo Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene in consecutive deliveries as Pakistan strengthened their hold on the first Test against Sri Lanka in Abu Dhabi on Thursday. Left-arm paceman Junaid Khan also picked up opener Kaushal Silva for 81, caught behind, with the last...
  • 1st Test: Junaid's five-for gives Pakistan control on Day 1 against SL 31-12-2013 08:06 PM

    Abu Dhabi: Pakistan took an early advantage after fast bowlers Junaid Khan and debutant Bilawal Bhatti bowled out Sri Lanka for 204 on Tuesday on the opening day of the first Test. Captain Angelo Mathews launched a counter-attack by hitting 91 off 147 balls with 15 fours to give the...
  • As it happened: Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test Day 1 31-12-2013 11:03 AM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Mohammad Hafeez has replaced Azhar Ali as Pakistan opted to field against Sri Lanka in the first Test. Pakistan will be looking to maintain their impeccable recent record in the United Arab Emirates when they meet Sri Lanka in...
  • Bilawal says no talks with militants till they disarm 27-12-2013 09:03 PM

    The only way to save Pakistan is to battle terrorism, PPP leader Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said on Friday as he lashed out at politicians like Imran Khan whom he accused of backing militants. In a hard-hitting speech at an event held at Garhi Khuda Baksh in Sindh province to mark...
  • Pakistan allrounder Bilawal Bhatti gets UAE visa 06-12-2013 01:03 AM

    Karachi: The ordeal of Pakistan's young all-rounder, Bilawal Bhatti ended in Dubai tonight when he finally got his visa to enter the United Arab Emirates and join the national team for the series against Sri Lanka. Bhatti, who left with the Pakistan team for Dubai early this morning, was denied...
  • Pakistan bowler travels to UAE on expired visa 05-12-2013 05:02 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistan fast bowler Bilawal Bhatti has been waylaid in Dubai since Tuesday after landing in the United Arab Emirates with an expired visa. The Pakistan Cricket Board says in a statement it has made arrangements for Bhatti to stay at a hotel inside Dubai airport and has applied for...
  • 2nd ODI: Under-pressure South Africa face Pakistan in a must win match 26-11-2013 09:07 PM

    Port Elizabeth: After strangely deciding to drop their most successful limited-overs bowler this year, South Africa have slipped suddenly from a resounding 4-1 away win over Pakistan to the prospect of losing a one-day series against the same team for the first time. The 23-run defeat in the opening match...
  • Pakistan debutants shine in 23-run win over South Africa 24-11-2013 11:56 PM

    Cape Town: Pakistan defended their meager 218 for 9 with help from outstanding debuts by Anwar Ali and Bilawal Bhatti to win the first one-day international against South Africa by 23 runs on Sunday. Ali and Bhatti upstaged Jacques Kallis in his first ODI in nearly two years as South...
  • Bilawal may contest from Bhutto family stronghold in Sindh 18-10-2013 06:40 PM

    Karachi: Pakistan Peoples Party's (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari may contest from a national assembly seat which has traditionally been the stronghold of the Bhutto family in hometown Larkana in Sindh province. Former president Asif Ali Zardari on Thursday addressed a public rally in Naudero as part of Eid celebrations...
  • Pakistan: Zardari's close aide killed in suicide attack 10-07-2013 08:52 PM

    Islamabad: One of Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari's most trusted aides was killed in a suspected suicide bombing in the volatile port city of Karachi on Wednesday as he stopped his armoured vehicle to buy some fruit, police said. Pakistan has suffered a spate of bombings since Prime Minister Nawaz...
  • Pak on the edge a day before elections; Gilani's son kidnapped 10-05-2013 08:59 AM

    Lahore: With just a day to go for elections in Pakistan, former Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani's son Ali Haider was abducted by a Taliban group in Punjab province. The news has shaken Pakistan. But As Taliban militants took away Gilani's son in the final hours of campaigning on Thursday,...
  • 'Security threat forces Bilawal Bhutto to leave Pakistan before polls' 04-05-2013 11:17 AM

    Islamabad: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) chief Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has left on a foreign trip and will not be present in the country when it goes to polls on May 11, according to a media report on Friday. Bilawal, 24, will not address any rallies or meetings ahead of the...
  • Right over the precipice

    Head to Haid-ar |  Suhasini Haidar
    Why the real game changer in Pakistan's elections could be the radical right, and why India should worry. It was a speech made with ...

  • Pak polls: Bilawal launches PPP election campaign 04-04-2013 01:00 PM

    Karachi: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Thursday launched the Pakistan People's Party's election campaign in a low-key manner, invoking the legacy of the Bhutto family while calling on people to back the party in the May 11 election. Addressing a gathering of hundreds of PPP leaders and workers in the Bhutto...
  • Bilawal likely to begin political career before Pak polls 23-11-2012 04:53 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari is intent on launching his son Bilawal's formal political career before the general election early next year though he will not achieve the minimum age of 25 for contesting polls till September 2013. Zardari plans to launch the political career of Bilawal, the nominal...
  • Pak Prez makes son head of Zardari tribe 27-05-2011 07:34 PM

    Islamabad: President Asif Ali Zardari on Friday decided to forego the title of head of the Zardari tribe and to pass it on to his son Bilawal following the death of his father Hakim Ali. President Zardari decided not to become the tribal chief and to pass on the mantle...
  • Polls rigged in pre-poll phase, say Pak candidates 17-02-2008 01:48 PM

    London: Australian spin legend Shane Warne has launched a severe attack on India's young batsmen and felt Mahendra Singh Dhoni's captaincy was getting affected by his below par wicketkeeping as the visitors slumped to a massive 319-run defeat against England in the second Test. Warne said to derail India, an...