Yousaf Raza Gilani

  • US-Pak face-off worsens, Rabbani called back 25-09-2011 06:09 PM

    New Delhi: Pakistan Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani on Sunday called back Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar from her US visit. US had earlier asked Pakistan to break links with the Haqqani network and charged Pakistan's military-run ISI of not only supporting the Haqqani group but also 'encouraging' it to...
  • Scepticism in Pak over Osama videos 09-05-2011 07:30 AM

    Islamabad: The US may have released five home videos of Osama bin Laden to end all speculation about operation Geronimo that killed Osama, but in Pakistan hardly anyone is buying the story. Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani will finally break his silence and make a statement in the Assembly on...
  • Pak PM congratulates India for World Cup win 03-04-2011 01:04 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has congratulated Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on the Indian cricket team's victory in the cricket World Cup and expressed the hope that sports links between the two countries will be "fully restored in the near future". In a message sent to Singh on...
  • Cricket and diplomacy go way back for Indo-Pak 25-03-2011 11:19 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday invited Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani to the India Pakistan face off in Mohali next week. This is not the first time that cricket is being seen as a way to boost the ties between the...
  • Cricket and diplomacy go way back for India-Pakistan 25-03-2011 11:04 PM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday invited Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani to the India Pakistan face off in Mohali next week. ...
  • PM to attend India-Pakistan WC semi-final in Mohali 25-03-2011 07:25 PM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has also invited Pakistan Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani and President Asif Ali Zardari for the match. ...
  • PM to watch Indo-Pak WC semi-final in Mohali 25-03-2011 06:51 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will watch the World Cup semi final between India and Pakistan in Mohali on Wednesday. He has also invited Pakistan's Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani and President Asif Ali Zardari to watch the match. In identical letters to Asif Ali Zardari and Yousaf Raza...
  • SM Qureshi dropped as Pakistan foreign minister 11-02-2011 06:09 PM

    Islamabad: A new, smaller group of Cabinet ministers took an oath of office Friday in Pakistan, where the ruling party recently agreed to shrink the prime minister's circle of advisers to save the cash-strapped country some money. The swear-in ceremony was carried live on state-run Pakistan Television, and most of...
  • MQM pulls out of the ruling coalition in Pak 02-01-2011 10:50 PM

    Karachi/Islamabad: The beleaguered PPP-led government in Pakistan was ON Sunday reduced to a minority after the (MQM) pulled out of the ruling coalition ostensibly to protest its failure to address people's problems. "The Muttahida Qaumi Movement has announced its decision to sit in the opposition benches in the National Assembly...
  • Gilani denies ISI chief appearing in US court 23-12-2010 04:01 PM

    Islamabad: The chief of Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) spy agency will not appear in any US court in connection with the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, Pakistani Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani declared on Thursday. Addressing the National Assembly, Gilani said the ISI "is a sensitive agency of the Pakistani military...
  • Pak test-fires nuclear-capable Ghauri missile 21-12-2010 04:03 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistan on Tuesday test fired the nuclear-capable Ghauri ballistic missile which has a range of 1,300 kilometres and can hit targets in India. Premier Yousuf Raza Gilani said the launch demonstrated that the country's defence capability is "impregnable". The Strategic Missile Group of the Pakistani army's Strategic Force Command...
  • Pak PM equates Kashmir with Palestine 13-02-2010 10:35 AM

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  • Zardari unveils plan to drive Musharraf from power 24-05-2008 07:53 PM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) is likely to take a final call on Friday on the much-publicised spat between the MCA officials and Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan, who is also Kolkata Knight Riders’ co-owner. But the actor may be sparred from a possible life ban on his entry...
  • IBNLive Chat: Pak govt might not last full term 26-03-2008 03:53 AM

    Lahore: Discarded Pakistan wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal met with the PCB chairman Zaka Ashraf in another attempt to resurrect his international career. The experienced wicketkeeper, who received a lot of flak for his shoddy work behind the stumps during the World Cup, has reportedly complained about selectors for overlooking him despite...
  • Gilani sworn in as Pak PM, Zardari misses ceremony 25-03-2008 01:36 PM

    Karachi: Former Pakistan captain Rameez Raja feels restoring bilateral cricket ties with India should be the top priority of the Pakistan Cricket Board. Our cricket has got a few very important priorities which need to be looked at. First one obviously is how to relaunch cricket back in Pakistan. Number...