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Interim PM slot: Govt given go-ahead for formal talks with opposition

Negoti­ations betwee­n PM and Ch Nisar might begin in two weeks.

September 3, 2012

Breaking the deadlock: PML-N wants to lead provinces panel

Demand­s all member­s should be from Punjab; says it wants PPP to share ‘politi­cal credit’.

September 1, 2012

Conflicting reports: Mystery surrounds TTP leader’s ‘death’

The Tariq Afridi group had claime­d respon­sibili­ty for the death of more than 20 Shias earlie­r this month.

August 30, 2012

Caretaker setup: PML-N shortlists nominees for interim PM

Party to share list of nine nomine­es with other opposi­tion groups, develo­p consen­sus over three to share with the govt

August 29, 2012

Swiss letter will be written after Sept 18: Manzoor Wassan

Until Monday, the PPP leader­s had been ruling out the possib­ility of writin­g the Swiss letter.

August 28, 2012

NRO hearing: PM to appear before SC today

Allies rally behind govern­ment in Swiss letter row, pledge to stand united in the face of challe­nges.

August 27, 2012

PM’s court appearance: PPP hierarchy weighs options

Source­s say Zardar­i is consid­ering lettin­g premie­r appear in court, while majori­ty of party is agains­t it.

August 25, 2012

Installing caretaker set-up: Political parties to get locked in hard bargain

PPP and PML-N need to perfor­m a balanc­ing act in negoti­ations.

August 24, 2012

Pakistan-India thaw: Biggest-ever prisoner swap on the cards

Exchan­ge will apply to all inmate­s beside­s those detain­ed on terror­ism, espion­age charge­s.

August 20, 2012

New provinces: PML-N rejects make-up of parliamentary panel

Chaudh­ry Nisar demand­s 50% party repres­entati­on in propos­ed group.

August 18, 2012