Sharif wonít challenge disqualification
Ex-Pakistan premier Nawaz Sharif will not appeal
against disqualification from elections because he regards all
judges appointed by President Pervez Musharraf as illegal, a
spokesman said Tuesday.
Australia, India pact on anti-terrorism cooperation
Australian Foreign Minister Stephen Smith and his
visiting Indian counterpart, Pranab Mukherjee, signed on Monday here
new treaties on extradition and cooperation on counter-terrorism and
Iran warns EU sanctions could hurt nuclear diplomacy
Iran said on Tuesday that new sanctions imposed
on it by the European Union could hurt diplomatic efforts to resolve
a long-running row over Tehranís disputed nuclear ambitions.