Sharif Party, PPP to contest Pakistan elections
The party of former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz
Sharif will take part in scheduled parliamentary elections on
January 8, a party spokesman said on Sunday.
US calls for Pakistan to move ahead with free election
The United States reiterated on Sunday its call
for Pakistan to move ahead with free elections but declined to force
the Southern Asian country to hold the scheduled election day.
No rest on New Year's Eve for '08 hopefuls
White House candidates Monday launch a New
Year's eve blitz of Iowa, mining for last minute support three days
before the state's nominating contests kick off the 2008 election