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  1. July 31, 2014

    Nawaz Sharif under pressure in Pakistan

    The unusual decision to deploy the army in the Pakistani capital Islamabad is just the latest step in a two-month-old...

  2. May 9, 2013

    Dynasty’s end in sight as Bhutto family loses its grip

    Where are the Bhuttos? Once the dominant name in Pakistan’s politics, the Bhutto family is notable by its absence from an...

  1. April 26, 2013

    Benazir Bhutto’s ghost dominates Pakistan poll campaign

    The most popular politician in Pakistan’s largest party will not be staging any rallies or participating in debates as May’s...

  2. January 16, 2013

    Curtain rises on new Pakistani drama

    Few jobs in politics are riskier than the post of Pakistani prime minister. The 21 predecessors of Raja Pervez Ashraf, the...

  3. beyondbrics

    August 31, 2011

    Rebranding Gaddafi

    ‘What’s in a name?’ was Shakespeare’s Juliet’s call to her forsaken lover. Well quite alot, especially when that name...

  4. April 29, 2011

    Songs of Blood and Sword

    Songs of Blood and Sword: A Daughter’s Memoir, by Fatima Bhutto, Vintage, RRP£8.99, 478 pages Fatima Bhutto’s engrossing...

  5. April 1, 2011

    Pakistan reopens 1979 Bhutto hanging

    Asif Ali Zardari, Pakistan’s president, on Friday asked the supreme court to review the controversial death sentence which...

  6. January 4, 2011

    Obituary: Salman Taseer

    Salman Taseer, the Pakistani politician assassinated on Tuesday, was deeply preoccupied with the consequences of his...

  7. August 4, 2010

    Son waits to give life to Bhutto dynasty

    When Pakistan’s president, Asif Ali Zardari, was in Beijing last month, he sprang a surprise on his Chinese hosts.He walked...

  8. May 15, 2010

    Songs of Blood and Sword

    Fatima Bhutto with her father, Murtaza, who was killed in Karachi in 1996 Songs of Blood and Sword: A Daughter’s Memoir, by...

  9. April 16, 2010

    UN says Pakistan failed to protect Bhutto

    Pakistani authorities failed to properly protect assassinated former prime minister Benazir Bhutto, UN investigators said on...

  10. April 5, 2009

    Kidnapped UN official released in Pakistan

    A UN official kidnapped in south-western Pakistan two months ago was released on Sunday by the militant group that abducted...

  11. April 3, 2009

    Supporters mark Zulfikar Ali Bhutto’s death

    Supporters of the Bhutto political dynasty began arriving in the remote southern town of Larkana on Friday to commemorate...

  12. November 25, 2008

    Spies pay price for meddling in Pakistan politics

    Pakistani politicians found it hard to contain their excitement yesterday after the new government shut the political wing...

  13. November 25, 2008

    Powerful organisation wields double-edged sword at home and abroad

    The power of Inter-Services Intelligence ballooned after the 1977 military takeover of Pakistan by General Zia ul-Haq,...

  14. November 24, 2008

    Spies pay price for meddling in politics

    Pakistani politicians found it hard to contain their excitement on Monday after the new government shut the political wing...

  15. February 18, 2008

    A realist's roadmap to democracy

    If she had not raised her head out of her armoured car on December 27, Benazir Bhutto would, in all likelihood, be heading...

  16. January 1, 2008

    Calm returns following Bhutto’s assassination

    Five days after the assassination of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto triggered a violent backlash across Pakistan, her...

  17. December 31, 2007

    Bhutto’s son follows in family’s footsteps

    Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Benazir Bhutto's 19-year-old son who was yesterday named chairman of the Pakistan People's party,...

  18. December 31, 2007

    Nineteen-year-old son follows in footsteps of grandfather and mother

    Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Benazir Bhutto's 19-year-old son who was yesterday named chairman of the Pakistan People's party,...

  19. December 29, 2007

    Bhutto buried as unrest continues

    Within 24 hours of her assassination by a suicide bomber, Benazir Bhutto was yesterday buried alongside her father Zulfikar...

  20. December 29, 2007

    Husband could play kingmaker in filling the leadership void

    Thousands of activists from Benazir Bhutto's Pakistan People's party yesterday converged on a remote part of the southern...

  21. December 29, 2007

    Bhutto buried as unrest continues

    Within 24 hours of her assassination by a suicide bomber, Benazir Bhutto was yesterday buried alongside her father Zulfikar...

  22. December 29, 2007

    Husband could play kingmaker in filling the leadership void

    Thousands of activists from Benazir Bhutto's Pakistan People's party yesterday converged on a remote part of the southern...

  23. December 28, 2007

    Bhutto’s husband could play kingmaker

    Thousands of activists from Benazir Bhutto’s Pakistan People’s party on Friday converged on a remote part of the southern...

  24. December 28, 2007

    Angry Bhutto supporters call for revenge

    Angry supporters of Benazir Bhutto, Pakistan's slain leader, last night took to the streets in violent protests across the...

  25. December 28, 2007

    Turmoil after Bhutto killed

    Benazir Bhutto, leader of one of Pakistan's main opposition parties, was killed yesterday in a gun and bomb attack,...

  26. December 28, 2007

    Turmoil after Bhutto killed

    Benazir Bhutto, leader of one of Pakistan's main opposition parties, was killed yesterday in a gun and bomb attack,...

  27. December 28, 2007

    Angry Bhutto supporters call for revenge

    Angry supporters of Benazir Bhutto, Pakistan's slain leader, last night took to the streets in violent protests across the...

  28. December 28, 2007

    Leader who was willing to take risks for her people

    The assassination of Benazir Bhutto, the 54-year-old former Pakistani prime minister and opposition leader, in the city of...

  29. December 28, 2007

    Turmoil after Bhutto killed

    Benazir Bhutto, the first elected female leader of a Muslim state, was yesterday killed in a gun and bomb attack, throwing...

  30. December 28, 2007

    Angry Bhutto supporters call for revenge

    Angry supporters of Benazir Bhutto, Pakistan's slain leader, last night took to the streets in violent protests across the...

  31. December 28, 2007

    Pakistan on the brink

    T he assassination of Benazir Bhutto, less than two weeks before a fraught general election, has dashed western hopes for a...

  32. December 27, 2007

    Angry Bhutto supporters call for revenge

    Angry supporters of Benazir Bhutto, Pakistan’s slain leader, on Thursday night took to the streets in violent protests...

  33. December 27, 2007

    Pakistan on the brink: A fractured country awaits the backlash

    The assassination of Benazir Bhutto, less than two weeks before a fraught general election, has dashed western hopes for a...

  34. December 27, 2007

    Obituary: Benazir Bhutto

    The assassination of Benazir Bhutto, the 54-year-old former Pakistani prime minister and opposition leader, in the city of...

  35. December 27, 2007

    Background: Facts on Benazir Bhutto

    • Benazir Bhutto was born on June 21 1953, into a wealthy landowning family. Her father, Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, founded the...

  36. December 27, 2007

    Bhutto laid to rest as violence mounts

    Benazir Bhutto was laid to rest in her family mausoleum on Friday as her assassination plunged Pakistan into crisis and...

  37. November 17, 2007

    Daughter of the dynasty

    Readers of Hello! in Asia were this month treated to a cover shot of Bena- zir Bhutto reading You Can Do It! The...

  38. November 16, 2007

    Woman in the News: Benazir Bhutto

    Readers of Hello! in Asia were this month treated to a cover shot of Bena­zir Bhutto reading You Can Do It! The motivational...

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