Sherry Rehman

Type: Person
Name: Sherry Rehman
Title: Minister for Information and Broadcasting (MAR 2008)
Organization: Government of Pakistan
Place of Birth: Karachi
Nationality: Pakistan
Fact Sheet: Biography for Sherry Rehman
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

Track 2 Keeping the conversation going

In early 2009, a few months after the Mumbai attacks, a group of Indians and Pakistanis met in Bangkok. The group included retired military and intelligence officers, ex-diplomats, editors, academics, and select politicians. At a time when India was furious ... [Published Hindustan Times - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

NATIONAL - Cracks in PPP becoming ever more visible

INAMULLAH KHATTAK and NOKHAIZ SAHIISLAMABAD - Power is the glue that holds politicians together but it loses its cohesiveness when they are out of power. Earlier this week, former prime ministers Yousaf Raza Gilani and Raja Pervaiz Ashraf were present ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Democratic system facing serious threats due to Nawaz: Gilani

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani on Tuesday warned that the country could not afford any more confrontational politics and crisis at this time. “It should be kept in mind that there is a need to strengthen and not to weaken the ... [Published The News International - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

PPP struck no deal with Musharraf: Farhatullah Babar

KARACHI: Senator Farhatullah Babar today refuted former prime minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani’s statement that there was a deal with former president Pervez Musharraf which gave him a safe passage in return for his resignation.He said that the former ... [Published SAMAA TV - Jul 12 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Suspect arrested over alleged sexual abuse of 18-month-old

NATIONAL - Prices hike of PML-N one year equal to 5 years of PPP rule: JI - July 08, 2014, 6:30 pmNATIONAL - Dar chalks out Diamer-Bhasha Dam - July 08, 2014, 5:39 pmNATIONAL - Pakistan National Council of the Arts invites calligraphists - July 08, ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

NATIONAL - Sherry Rehman wants OIC to play a role for settling multiple crises in Islamic heartland

ISLAMABAD- Former Information Minister and Ambassador to the United States Sherry Rehman has suggested that OIC should play a role to get Iran and Saudi Arabia settle the multiple crises in Islamic heartland.In a Tweet, Sherry Rehman said "If ZAB was ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

India pressurising Pakistan for speedy trial of Mumbai case

ISLAMABAD: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s emissaries, both at the official and Track-2 channels, are pressurising Pakistan to ensure a speedy trial of the Mumbai attack case.Pakistan’s former law minister and advocate Supreme Court, Ahmer Bilal ... [Published The News International - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Whistleblowing; after the event

Let us stand behind our armed forces as one. May they do well and may the Almigh­ty watch over them.The writer is a columnist, a former major of the Pakistan Army and served as press secretary to Benazir Bhuttokamran.shafi@tribune.com.pkThe Oxford Dictionary ... [Published The Express Tribune - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jun 29 2014 - Updated Jun 29 2014 - 1 reports

Polio plight: Sherry Rehman for ‘penalizing vaccine refusals’

ISLAMABAD: Former Pakistan ambassador to the US and PPP leader, Sherry Rehman has urged the government to penalize those who refuse the administration of anti polio drops to their kids.Rehman on Sunday wrote on social media website, Twitter, that the ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Jun 29 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 2 reports

Indo-Pak talks to resume as track II contacts revive

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s Ambassador to the US, Jalil Abbas Jilani informed a US think-tank in Washington on Tuesday, 24 June, that Pakistan and India have revived back-channel talks following a meeting between their prime ministers in New Delhi last month, ... [Published Kashmir Observer - Jun 25 2014]
Entities: Pakistan, India, Jalil Abbas
First reported Jun 22 2014 - Updated Jun 22 2014 - 1 reports

PPP After Bibi

While yesterday Benazir Bhutto would have celebrated her 61st birthday, all that one can think about is the loss her party and Pakistan faced when she was assassinated in 2007. It can safely be said that at the time, she was the only charismatic leader ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Jun 22 2014]
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 1 reports

Pakistan Turns Difficult to Live for Minorities

HYDERABAD: June 18, 2014. (By Abbas Kassar) A member of Balochistan Assembly belonging to Christian minority Handery Masieh was shot dead by his guard in Quetta on Saturday,June 14,2014. Masieh was killed in same fashion by his guard as Punjab governor ... [Published Pakistan Christian Post - Jun 18 2014]

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...director of the Australia-India Institute, who is co-chair of the Chaophraya dialogue along with former Pakistani minister Sherry Rehman, told HT, "track 2 is an important way of sustaining communications, conversation and informal dialogue when governments may not be speaking (as after 26/11) and a way (when governments are speaking) of trying out new ideas or out-of-the-box thinking which governments cannot risk doing at the official level."
In a Tweet, Sherry Rehman said "if zab was alive he would have called a big oic conference to get iran and saudi arabia to settle the multiple crises in the islamic heartland.”"
"the militant groups work with impunity as they enjoy support from the state functionaries. they cannot work without some level of support" said veteran rights campaigner I A Rehman director of HRCP
...provincial assembly of its own and has due representation in the National Assembly and the Senate of Pakistan," Rehman said, adding that the "resolution seeks to cast doubt on the territorial integrity of a member of the un and a friend of the united states, and is totally unacceptable." (IANS)

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Track 2 Keeping the conversation going [Published Hindustan Times - Jul 19 2014]
NATIONAL - Cracks in PPP becoming ever more vis... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Jul 18 2014]
Democratic system facing serious threats due to... [Published The News International - Jul 16 2014]
PPP dismisses any deal with Musharraf for safe ... [Published The News International - Jul 13 2014]
NATIONAL - Deal or no deal? [Published The Nation Pakistan - Jul 13 2014]
PPP struck no deal with Musharraf: Farhatullah ... [Published SAMAA TV - Jul 12 2014]
Suspect arrested over alleged sexual abuse of 1... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Jul 08 2014]
NATIONAL - Sherry Rehman wants OIC to play a ro... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Jul 08 2014]
India pressurising Pakistan for speedy trial of... [Published The News International - Jul 07 2014]
Whistleblowing; after the event [Published The Express Tribune - Jul 03 2014]
Nawaz Sharif to attend Modi’s swearing-in ceremony [Published Indo-Canadian Voice - Jul 01 2014]
Polio plight: Sherry Rehman for ‘penalizing vac... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Jun 29 2014]
Indo-Pak talks to resume as track II contacts r... [Published Kashmir Observer - Jun 25 2014]
Track II dialogue: S Asia peace prospects under... [Published The Express Tribune - Jun 25 2014]
PPP After Bibi [Published The Nation Pakistan - Jun 22 2014]
Pakistan Turns Difficult to Live for Minorities [Published Pakistan Christian Post - Jun 18 2014]
Challenging the Pakistani Taliban Through Culture [Published Brookings Up Front - Mar 07 2014]
Taliban Play Trump with Peace Talks in Pakistan [Published Global Voices Online - Feb 03 2014]
Tributes for Pakistani teenager who died tackli... [Published Telegraph - Jan 09 2014]
Pakistan appoints new ambassador to US [Published Beaver County Times - Nov 08 2013]
Pak rejects Panetta''s ''oversimplified'' comme... [Published Topnews.in - Jun 09 2012]
PTI leader says DCC can’t take decision to reop... [Published Topnews.in - May 15 2012]
Pakistan slams US bill on Balochistan [Published Topnews.in - Feb 18 2012]
Haqqani flies out of Pakistan [Published Topnews.in - Jan 31 2012]
Pakistan has 10 women ambassadors [Published Topnews.in - Dec 22 2011]
Ex-Pakistani official refuses to head memo probe [Published Topnews.in - Dec 03 2011]
No threat of military coup: Gilani [Published Topnews.in - Dec 02 2011]
‘Memogate’ scandal cannot derail Pak Govt: Gilani [Published Topnews.in - Nov 25 2011]
Strengthen Pakistan-US trade ties: Zardari to S... [Published Topnews.in - Nov 25 2011]
Sunni Tehreek “not satisfied” with ‘anti- blasp... [Published Topnews.in - Nov 24 2011]
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Challenging the Pakistani Taliban Through Culture [Published Brookings Up Front - Mar 07 2014]
With these fighting words , Bilawal Bhutto Zardari did something no other Pakistani politician has done: publicly defy the Taliban (Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan or TTP): “I want to tell the terrorists that Sindh will…be the battleground where we will ...
Taliban Play Trump with Peace Talks in Pakistan [Published Global Voices Online - Feb 03 2014]
The Pakistani government finally announced their negotiating team for peace talks with the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) . The banned militant outfit responded with their own team, which includes politicians from the very parties that were backing ...
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