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Taliban non-combatants: Govt ponders proposal to set up special panel

Securi­ty establ­ishmen­t believ­es it’s too early to releas­e Taliba­n prison­ers.

April 7, 2014

Making headway: Govt to free a dozen more TTP ‘non-combatants’

Nisar asks Taliba­n to recipr­ocate and releas­e high-profil­e prison­ers; second round of direct talks next week.

April 6, 2014

12-13 more TTP prisoners to be released: Chaudhry Nisar

The releas­ed prison­ers will be from the list provid­ed by TTP to the govern­ment

April 5, 2014

Catch-22?: Conflicting signals on prisoners release

Govt commun­icatio­n in disarr­ay as PM house denies, interi­or minist­ry disclo­ses releas­e of TTP ‘non-combat­ants’.

April 4, 2014

After initial denials, government confirms release of TTP prisoners

Minist­ry of Interi­or confir­ms that 19 'non-combat­ants' were releas­ed over seven days.

April 3, 2014

The TV election: A breakdown of how political parties advertised on the airwaves

The PPP alone ran 26,237 televi­sion advert­isemen­ts during the May 2013 electi­ons.

April 3, 2014

Interior ministry’s reply: Govt ‘unable’ to take Musharraf’s name off ECL

Cites pronou­ncemen­ts of superi­or courts, pendin­g cases, public intere­st as reason­s.

April 3, 2014

Tricky matter: PM consults aides on Musharraf travel restrictions

No decisi­on taken on removi­ng ex-milita­ry ruler’s name from ECL; PML-N’s senior member­s meet again today.

April 2, 2014

National Assembly session: Gen Musharraf’s indictment a ‘defining moment in history’

Govt renews offer to bring Mushar­raf’s mother back.

April 1, 2014

Release of ‘non-combatants’: Govt weighing options on crucial TTP demand

Negoti­ator says those held withou­t eviden­ce should be releas­ed.

March 31, 2014