Archive for October 23rd, 2011
ISLAMABAD: A spokesman for Pakistan’s army said authorities have forced an Indian military helicopter to land and have taken its four-member crew into custody for violating Pakistani airspace.
WASHINGTON: When Pakistan appointed Hina Rabbani Khar, a 33-year-old politician, as its first female foreign minister earlier this year, there was some suggestion that she lacked experience for the job.
DUBAI: Wife of former Prime Minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, Begum Nusrat Bhutto has died in Dubai, Geo News reported. She was 82. She died of protracted illness.
Nusrat Bhutto was born on March 23, 1929, in Esfahan, Iran. She comes from the wealthy Hariri Esfahani family of Iran. She married Zulfikar Ali Bhutto in 1951.
She is also the mother of the late PPP chairman and former Prime Minister, Benazir Bhutto.