Benazir Bhutto (; , ; 21 June 1953 – 27 December 2007) was a Pakistan-born politician, with Pakistani and Kurdish-Iranian origin, who chaired the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), a centre-left and the largest political party in Pakistan.

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Pakistani court terms Musharraf's medical report 'fake'

Islamabad, April 22

A Pakistani anti-terrorism court on Friday rejected former army chief General (retd) Pervez Musharraf's request for temporary exemption from court appearances and termed his April 6 medical report "fake".

Pakistan ready to probe 'Panama Papers', says minister

Islamabad, April 11

The Pakistan government was ready to investigate 'Panama Papers' through the Federal Investigative Agency (FIA) and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf chairman Imran Khan can name any official to probe the matter, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan said on Monday.

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Islamabad, April 6

Pakistan's opposition parties have criticised Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's decision to form a judicial commission to probe his family in 'Panama Papers' revelations.

Pakistan government allows Musharraf to go abroad for treatment

Islamabad, March 17

The Pakistani government has allowed former President Pervez Musharraf to travel abroad for medical treatment, the country's Interior Minister said here on Thursday.

India-Pakistan relations unlikely to improve: Pakistani politician Syeda Abida Hussain

New Delhi, March 16

Veteran Pakistani politician and former minister Syeda Abida Hussain, who has also served as her country's ambassador to the US, feels that India-Pakistan relations are unlikely to improve any time soon as Modi "would lose his hardcore supporters if he makes gestures of friendliness" towards Pakistan.

Pakistan, the original Islamic State?

New Delhi
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Musharraf may testify in Benazir murder, treason cases

Islamabad, March 4

Pakistan's former president Pervez Musharraf is expected to testify in two important cases - one relating to Benazir Bhutto's murder and the other concerning high treason charge - in the coming weeks.

Musharraf acquitted by anti terror court in Akbar Bugti case

Islamabad, Jan 18

An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan on Monday acquitted former president Pervez Musharraf in a case pertaining to the alleged murder of former Baloch nationalist leader Nawab Akbar Khan Bugti.

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Benazir Bhutto case: Ex-ISI official refuses to testify

Islamabad, June 2

A former Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) official, a key witness in the case in the murder case of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto, refused to testify against the Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) suspects who are being tried.

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    LAHORE, March 18, 2016 - Activists of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) attend a protest against the government's decision to allow Pakistan's former President Pervez Musharraf to leave the country, in eastern Pakistan's Lahore, March 18, 2016. The major opposition PPP criticized the government's decision to allow Musharraf to leave the country as he faces several cases including the murder of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto.

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    December 28, 2015

    LAHORE, Dec. 27, 2015 - Activists of the Pakistan Peoples Party light candles on the death anniversary of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto in eastern Pakistan's Lahore on Dec. 27, 2015. Bhutto was assassinated on Dec. 27, 2007 following an election rally at Liaqat Bagh Park in Rawalpindi.

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    April 3, 2015

    RAWALPINDI, April 3, 2015 - A Pakistani boy evacuated from Yemen holds Chinese and Pakistani national flags at Benazir Bhutto International Airport in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, April 3, 2015. A group of 176 Pakistani nationals, who had been stranded in the war-torn Yemen and evacuated by a Chinese vessel, arrived in Islamabad on Friday, aviation authorities said.

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    December 28, 2014

    RAWALPINDI, Dec. 27, 2014 - Supporters of the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) shower rose petal on the poster of former premier Benazir Bhutto at the site of her assassination in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, Dec. 27, 2014. Bhutto was assassinated on Dec. 27, 2007 following an electioneering rally at Liaqat Bagh Park in Rawalpindi.

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    December 28, 2014

    GARHI KHUDA BAKHSH, Dec. 27, 2014 (Xinhua) -- Supporters of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) gather outside the Bhutto family mausoleum commemorating the seventh anniversary of former premier Benazir Bhutto's death in southern Pakistan's Garhi Khuda Bakhsh, on Dec. 27, 2014. Benazir Bhutto was assassinated on Dec. 27, 2007 at an election campaign rally at Liaqat Bagh Park in Rawalpindi.