Gen Zia frustrated as Begum Nusrat and Benazir Bhutto begin meeting common citizens
Elections are postponed on the pretext of accountability, while attempts are made to incarcerate Bhutto
With Bhutto incarcerated, Tehreek-i-Istiqlal bids farewell to the Pakistan National Alliance.
What PPP didn’t know at the time was that the seat of chief justice would be occupied by a General Zia-friendly judge.
PPP rejects chance to meet Gen Zia as Khar, Jatoi await offers from greener pastures
PPP hot on the heels of the martial law regime and a divided opposition in play, the CMLA suspends all politicking
Gen Zia knew that in order for him to stay in power, he would have to erase Bhutto’s influence.
With the Lahore High Court formally charging Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, divisions in the PPP begin to surface
IN Maba’d Jadidiat: Falsifa-wa-Tarikh kay Tanazur Mein Dr Iqbal Afaqi deliberates on the origin and evolution of...
While Zia heads to Saudi Arabia to clarify his position with the monarch, the Lahore High Court creates more problems
No one believed Zia would uphold his promise of elections.
Amidst the overhaul instituted by General Ziaul Haq’s regime, the future of the PNA had appeared uncertain.
As Bhutto toured the country, Gen Zia formed an “Election Cell” to determine the party position of the PPP and the PNA.
As the election commission promises polls, two of Bhutto’s former aides seek forgiveness from the army
General Ziaul Haq meets the press for the first time after staging the coup
General Ziaul Haq couches his coup in Islamic terminology as he begins seeking legitimacy from various quarters
It felt like a peaceful transition: no bullets were fired, resistance was minimal, and his political opponents...
In the evening of July 4, a meeting of the cabinet, with all the chief ministers and the Chief of Army Staff Gen...
Alarm and apprehension pervaded the atmosphere of the July 2 talks. Serious negotiators from the Pakistan National...
During the process of talks between Bhutto and the Pakistan National Alliance, a tedious situation arose on the...