Pervez Musharraf

  • Nawaz Sharif carrying out personal vendetta against Musharraf, says Raza Bokhari January 4, 2014

    Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf's spokesperson Raza Bokhari said that Musharraf had a cardiac arrest but the specifics of his condition are not available for public disclosure at this time. "But I can confirm that he is stable, he is conscious and he is oriented in time and space and...
  • Pervez Musharaf suffers cardiac arrest, stable now January 3, 2014

    Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf suffered a severe heart attack on Thursday after which he was rushed to the hospital. He was on his way to appear at a court hearing. He was admitted to an army hospital but speculation is rife about his treatment abroad. His trial has been...
  • World View: Hundreds dead in alleged chemical gas attack in Syria August 24, 2013

    Syria's opposition accused government forces of gassing hundreds of people near Damascus on Wednesday after rockets released deadly fumes over rebel-held suburbs, killing men, women and children as they slept. ...
  • World View: Pakistan elections 2013 May 18, 2013

    Nawaz Sharif's PML-N bagged 125 of the 272 directly elected seats in Pakistan's National Assembly but fell short of a majority and is poised to form a government with support of independents and smaller parties. ...
  • Pakistan polls: Attempt to scare voters May 10, 2013

    Millions of Pakistanis will go to the polls on Saturday to vote for a landmark democratic transition of power after a bloody campaign marred by Taliban violence, that killed over 100 people, forced key parties to abandon rallies and large gatherings. ...
  • Pakistan Decides: Pakistan's historic elections May 11, 2013

    Millions of Pakistanis will go to the polls on Saturday to vote for a landmark democratic transition of power after a bloody campaign marred by Taliban violence, that killed over 100 people, forced key parties to abandon rallies and large gatherings. ...
  • Pakistan heading towards a coalition government: Rights activist Asma Jahangir May 9, 2013

    Noted lawer Asma Jahangir also said that Pakistani courts were targeting former President General Pervez Musharraf. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey April 18, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • The Last Word: What does cancellation of Musharraf's bail plea mean for him? April 18, 2013

    The former Pakistan President General Pervez Musharraf on Thursday fled from the court premises with the help of his bodyguards after the court ordered his arrest in a case related to the confinement of over 60 judges in 2007. ...
  • Pakistan: The troubles for Musharraf have just begun April 18, 2013

    The Islamabad High Court on Thursday cancelled former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf's bail plea. The police are at his farmhouse on the outskirts of Islamabad after Musharraf drove away, even before the police could arrest him. ...
  • Musharraf didn't flee from the court, says his spokesperson April 18, 2013

    Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf fled from the Islamabad High Court after the court cancelled his bail and directed police to immediately arrest him. Musharraf had appeared in the court this morning to seek extension of his interim bail in a case related to the sacking of over 60 judges...
  • Musharraf has been under constant threat: Spokesperson April 18, 2013

    Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf on Thursday fled away from Islamabad High Court with the help of his bodyguards after the court ordered his arrest. Musharraf was reportedly taken away from the Islamabad High Court complex before he could be arrested after his plea for extension of bail was rejected...
  • World View: Radical or Democratic: Which way will Pak youth vote? April 11, 2013

    Hello and welcome to worldview with me Suhasini Haider, tonight she is back from the stars and after her second stint at the international space station. Astronaut Sunita Williams is our special guest ahead on our show, also our continuing focus on Pakistan elections, today a startling new survey, how...
  • Pervez Musharraf unfazed by shoe hurling incident March 30, 2013

    A day after a shoe was hurled at Pervez Musharraf, the former Pakistani president remains unfazed. "I didn't even see it. There was nothing that hit me. I was told that somebody hurled something," he said. ...
  • Pakistan: Musharraf to announce political plans today March 25, 2013

    Rejecting Taliban threats of assassination and legal trouble, former President Pervez Musharraf returned to Pakistan on Sunday, ending his 4-year long self-imposed exile. He will be announcing his political plans later on Monday evening. ...
  • Musharraf ends self-exile, returns to Pakistan despite death threats March 24, 2013

    Despite death threats from Taliban, former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf returned to his country on Sunday. The coming back of the General, who had once flew into Islamabad to topple the government in a coup, as a candidate for the upcoming general elections is a full circle. ...
  • World View: Will Musharraf's return to Pakistan have any impact? April 9, 2013

    Hello and Welcome to Worldview with me Suhasini Haidar- tonight-- the catholic world has a new pope We'll tell you more about the man and the many firsts of Pope Francis. CNN's Erin McLaughlin will join from the Vatican, also Shasta Darlington is going to take us on the bus route...
  • Pervez Musharraf on terror and Pakistan March 16, 2013

    Pervez Musharraf talks to CNN-IBN on planning to return to Pakistan and contesting for elections. Q. General Pervez Musharraf, the former president of Pakistan, thanks so much for joining us on world view. You have announced your return possibly on the 24th of March, but you have announced it before in...
  • The Last Word: Is government ignoring war crimes? November 28, 2012

    13 years after Kargil, former foreign minister Jaswant Singh says it is not too late to take up India's case against Pakistan on Lt Saurabh Kalia's torture. ...
  • Justice for Kargil hero Lt Saurabh Kalia: India has few options? November 28, 2012

    Both the Congress and the BJP leaders said the government must take up Lt Saurabh Kalia'a father's quest for justice at the United Nations. ...
  • Govt has let us down, says Kargil hero Saurabh Kalia's father November 28, 2012

    A setback for the family of Kargil war hero Saurabh Kalia that wants India to take up his alleged death-by-torture in 1999 with Pakistan at an international forum. Diplomatic sources say that while the government sympathises with the family, the case to drag Pakistan to an international body is a...
  • People in Pakistan want me to return: Pervez Musharraf November 21, 2012

    Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf said that he could return to his country before the elections. He insisted that he always worked for the welfare of the people and therefore the masses miss the time when he was ruling the country. Musharraf said the work he did and the development...
  • 'ISI backs terrorists in reaction to Indian intelligence' November 21, 2012

    ISI's support to terror groups is a reaction to Indian intelligence: that's what former Pakistani president and Army chief General Pervez Musharraf said. The general who was in Delhi for the HT Leadership Summit spoke to CNN-IBN Senior Editor Suhasini Haidar. ...
  • Pak needs new leadership; will return soon: Musharraf June 1, 2012

    Four years after he stepped down as Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf claims he's ready to head back home. ...
  • Pak Army backs talks with India: Musharraf November 11, 2011

    Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf says the current talks between India and Pakistan have the backing of the Army. ...
  • Pervez Musharraf declared offender by Pak court May 30, 2011

    A Pakistan court declares former President Pervez Musharraf a 'proclaimed offender'. He was declared an offender for failing to cooperate with investigators probing the 2007 assassination of former premier Benazir Bhutto. ...
  • Osama in Pak was our incompetence: Musharraf May 8, 2011

    Karan Thapar in conversation with Pakistan's former President General Pervez Musharraf. ...
  • Cricket can facilitate Indo-Pak ties: Musharaff March 30, 2011

    Lets drop any assumption that being together in cricket will resolve all issues, said Musharaff. ...
  • Let's look forward to a good match: Musharraf March 29, 2011

    Speaking to CNN-IBN, former Pakistan president said cricket brings people together. ...
  • Cricket and diplomacy go way back for India-Pakistan March 25, 2011

    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. ...