Articles by Zarar Khan

Pakistan Deports Ex-Premier Sharif

  • 11 September 07
  • The Associated Press
Former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was deported to Saudi Arabia on Monday, hours after landing in his home country from seven years in exile to head a campaign to replace the country's U.S.-allied military ruler.

Strike Brings Karachi Screeching to Halt

  • 15 May 07
  • The Associated Press
A general strike paralyzed Karachi and closed businesses in other major Pakistani cities Monday as discontent grew over President Pervez Musharraf's ouster of the chief justice and a weekend of violence that left 41 people dead.

Agency Warns of More Quake Deaths

  • 19 October 05
  • The Associated Press
Pakistani and U.S. military helicopters delivered aid at a brisk pace to the earthquake-stricken region of Kashmir on Tuesday amid warnings from the World Food Program that half a million survivors had yet to receive desperately needed help.

Rioting Mourners Clash With Police in Karachi

  • 02 June 04
  • The Associated Press
Police clashed with rioting mourners Tuesday as thousands gathered for the funerals of 19 killed in an apparent suicide bombing that ripped through a crowded Shiite Muslim mosque, the latest terrorist attack to hit Pakistan's largest city.