Pakistan People's Party News
Dec. 27, 2007: Benazir Bhutto assassinated
The Pakistani politician was killed after she spoke at a rally.
Pakistan's PM Gilani Charged With Contempt of Court
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan – Pakistan’s longest serving prime minister was charged with contempt of court today, triggering proceedings that could paralyze an already weak government and lead to his removal from office. Even if Yusuf Raza Gilani is convicted and thrown in jail, that is not...
Dec. 27: Radio City Music Hall Opened 1932
1932 Radio City Music Hall Opens in New York City The Radio City Music Hall opened in Manhattan as a venue for concerts, movies and stage performances. John D. Rockefeller took a risk by investing in the entertainment complex during the Great Depression. Rockefeller hoped...
Anger in Pakistan: The View from Abbottabad
ABBOTTABAD, Pakistan -- ABC's Nick Schifrin reports: On every street in this mountainous, military town, in every chai shop, even in the barbershops – Pakistanis are furious. Some of their fury is directed at the United States, which sent three...
Pakistan Buries Christian Politician Who Fought for Tolerance
Pakistani Christians Fear No One Willing Now to Defend Them or Oppose Blasphemy Laws
Assassinated Pakistan Official Supported Religious Tolerance
Shahbaz Bhatti: 'I Believe in Jesus Christ ... I'm Ready To Die For Our Cause'
Pakistanis Keep American In Custody Despite U.S. Pressure
Ray Davis Will Be Detained At Least Two More Weeks For 'Cold-Blooded Murder'
Pakistan Starts to Pave the Way for Detained American's Release
Ruling Party Spokesperson Invokes Vienna Convention in Case of U.S. Diplomat Raymond Davis Accused in Shooting
Death in Islamabad: Pakistani Governor Killed by Own Bodyguard
When he got to work this morning, police officer Mumtaz Qadri asked to be assigned to the Governor of Punjab 's security detail. Qadri was a member of Punjab's elite police force, he had guarded the Governor before, and he got the assignment he was looking for. As Governor Salman Taseer made a
U.N. Report Claims Pakistani Military Bungled Bhutto Murder Probe
The 2007 assassination of Benazir Bhutto by a 15-year-old suicide bomber, "could have been prevented" by Pakistan's security establishment, according to the report by the United Nations. The harshly worded report accuses Pakistan's intelligence community of ignoring threats to Bhutto, failing to