1998 - Present Events
Searching For A Political System

1998 - 2002

1998 - 2002 Events Legal Framework Order 2002

On August 24, 2002, Chief Executive General Musharraf issued the Legal Framework Order 2002, announcing general elections for the National and Provincial Assemblies to be held in October 2002. Constitutional…

1998 - 2002 Events Referendum Rally

After General Pervez Musharraf sacked the civilian Government headed by Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on October 12, 1999, he had assumed the title of Chief Executive. It was…

1998 - 2002 Events Pervez Musharraf

On October 12, 1999, the Pakistan Army once again ousted the Civilian Government. At that time Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif headed the Government. The coup immediately followed the…

1998 - 2002 Events Local Government setup

In order to establish democracy at grassroots level, the regime of General Pervez Musharaf, introduced the Local Government System. This was not a new experiment in Pakistan. Ayub Khan had…

1998 - 2002 Events Casting His Vote

After three years of military rule, Pakistan again headed towards democracy on October 10, 2002. More than 70 parties, big and small, contested the eighth national parliamentary election. The major…

1998 - 2002 Events Agra Summit

A historic summit meeting was held between Pakistan’s President Pervez Musharraf and the Indian Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee in Agra, from July 14 to 16, 2001. The summit started…

2003 - 2005

2003 - 2005 Events Legal Framework

Seventeenth Amendment is basically the Legal Framework Order 2002 that has been accepted as part of the Constitution with minor modifications and may be, therefore, termed as an LFO-amended Constitution.…

2003 - 2005 Events North Waziristan Operation

After the episode of 9/11, Washington declared Afghanistan the epicenter of international terrorism and jolted Pakistan out of its complacence. With the threat posed by al-Qaeda and the Taliban to…

2003 - 2005 Events Removal of Jamali

The first premier from the south western Balochistan Province Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali described as a moderate, middle-of-the-road leader stepped down as Prime Minister and himself nominated Pakistan Muslim League…

2003 - 2005 Events Earthquake

It was extremely shocking and traumatic as what happened on the morning of October 08, 2005: an earthquake befell as a cataclysmic event in Pakistan’s history to be remembered for…