Bilawal Bhutto Zardari

  • I am impressed by Rahul Gandhi, says Bilawal Bhutto Zardari February 8, 2014

    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...
  • Bilawal says no talks with militants till they disarm December 27, 2013

    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 the...
  • Bilawal may contest from Bhutto family stronghold in Sindh October 18, 2013

    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 in...
  • Pakistan: Zardari's close aide killed in suicide attack July 10, 2013

    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...
  • 'Security threat forces Bilawal Bhutto to leave Pakistan before polls' May 4, 2013

    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...
  • Pak polls: Bilawal launches PPP election campaign April 4, 2013

    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 Bhutto leaves Pak after tiff with Zardari March 27, 2013

    Lahore: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has left for Dubai after a tiff with his father, President Asif Ali Zardari, over the affairs of the PPP, leaving the party without its star campaigner for Pakistan's general election. Bilawal, recently named patron-in-chief of the Pakistan People's Party, developed differences with Zardari and his...
  • Zardari, son move into bomb-proof Bilawal House February 9, 2013

    Lahore: Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari and his son Bilawal Bhutto Zardari have moved into a new sprawling bomb-proof residence in this eastern city that will be the base for their political activities in Punjab province ahead of the general election. Zardari drove straight from the airport to Bilawal House, his...
  • Zardari stops release of Bhutto assassination report December 29, 2012

    Islamabad: President Asif Ali Zardari stopped Interior Minister Rehman Malik from making public a report on the investigation into the assassination of former premier Benazir Bhutto, according to a media report on Saturday. "Zardari barred Malik from presenting the report at a meeting of the Central Executive Committee of the...
  • Bilawal has the ability to lead the country: Pakistan PM December 28, 2012

    Islamabad: Pakistani Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf on Thursday said Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, who is taking the helm of the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), will "lead the caravan of the nation and democracy". Bilawal "would take up the flame lit by Zulfiqar Bhutto and maintained by his daughter Benazir...
  • Benazir Bhutto's son Bilawal to enter into Pak politics December 27, 2012

    Islamabad: The 24-year-old only son of assassinated former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto is due to launch his political career on December 27, the fifth anniversary of his mother's death. Bilawal Bhutto Zardari is among hundreds of high-ranking Pakistani officials, including the current President, his father Asif Zardari, who gathered...
  • Pakistan: Bilawal to make formal entry into politics today December 27, 2012

    Islamabad: Pakistan People's Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari will make his formal entry into the hurly burly of Pakistani politics at an event to be held on Thursday to mark the fifth death anniversary of his mother Benazir Bhutto. "Bilawal will make his entry into active politics during the meeting...
  • Pak Army denies ISI's role in Hina-Bilawal defamation September 30, 2012

    Islamabad: The Pakistani military on Saturday dismissed as "absurd and baseless" a British newspaper's report that the Inter-Services Intelligence agency was behind a defamation campaign against Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar and PPP chief Bilawal Bhutto Zardari. A spokesman for the Inter-Services Public Relations denied The Telegraph's allegation that the...
  • Rahul accepts Bilawal's invite to visit Pakistan April 8, 2012

    Islamabad: India's ruling Congress party general secretary Rahul Gandhi was invited to visit Pakistan by Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, the son of President Asif Ali Zardari, and has accepted the invite, it was reported on Sunday. Bilawal, 24, the Pakistan Peoples Party chairman, has accompanied his father on his day-long trip to...
  • Bilawal's Facebook fans discuss India trip April 8, 2012

    Islamabad: Bilawal Bhutto, the 24-year-old son of President Asif Ali Zardari and chairman of the Pakistan Peoples Party, has a fan following on Facebook, with some wishing him a good visit and welcoming him to India. Nazia Rehman, a user, wrote on a Facebook page: "welcome to india.. khush amadeed". Bilawal Bhutto...
  • Benazir's son's popularity on the rise on Facebook January 19, 2008

    New Delhi: Social networking sites are in news again. And this time it’s Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, the only son of the late Pakistani politician and former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto, who is in high demand on various networking websites. Move over Hrithik, Shah Rukh and everyone else. The hottest new thing...
  • Bilawal's security would cost Brits ₤1 million January 14, 2008

    London: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari's security studying at the prestigious Oxford University could cost the country's taxpayers as much as ₤1 million annually. Police chiefs are said to be concerned that the cost of providing a 24-hour armed guard for Bilawal will be a drain on already overstretched Scotland Yard resources. A...
  • Bilawal not concerned about security but privacy January 11, 2008

    London: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, who has been appointed head of Pakistan People's Party following the assassination of her mother Benazir Bhutto, returned to Oxford University on Friday to continue his studies. Bilawal, whose mother was killed in a suicide attack on December 27, 2007, after she was leaving an election rally...
  • I'll lead Pak the way my mother wanted: Bilawal December 31, 2007

    Larkana (Pakistan): Benazir Bhutto's 19-year-old son, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, a student with no political experience, was named symbolic leader of the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) on Sunday, while her husband Asif Ali Zardari took effective control, extending Pakistan's most enduring political dynasty. The eldest of Benazir's three children, Bilawal, who has...