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Sharif poised to take over mess in Pakistan

LAHORE, Pakistan (Reuters) - After 14 years out of power, Nawaz Sharif is a man in a hurry. Full story

Pakistan's lead prosecutor in Bhutto case killed

Gunmen on Friday killed the lead Pakistani prosecutor in two high-profile cases — the assassination of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto, and the brutal assault on civilians in Mumbai — shocking a country reeling from Taliban attacks as it prepares for nationwide elections. Full story

Pakistani court bars ex-president from elections for life

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - A Pakistani court on Tuesday imposed a lifetime ban on former President Pervez Musharraf from contesting elections, derailing his efforts to regain influence by winning a seat in parliament. Full story

Former Pakistani president flees courtroom

   Pervez Musharraf, the former president of Pakistan, fled a courtroom Thursday after a judge ordered his arrest on treason charges. Musharraf is said to be at his home on the outskirts of Islamabad.

Musharraf returns after 4-year exile

   Former President Pervez Musharraf returned to Pakistan Sunday hoping to return to mainstream politics.

Pakistan ex-president says deal avoids homecoming arrest

DUBAI (Reuters) - Pakistan's former president Pervez Musharraf said on Saturday he has been granted bail in advance to avoid being arrested upon his planned return home on Sunday following nearly four years of self-imposed exile. Full story

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