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Bhut·to

 (bo͞o′tō), Benazir 1953-2007.
Pakistani politician who, as prime minister (1988-1990 and 1993-1996), was the first woman to lead a primarily Muslim nation in the postcolonial era. Facing accusations of corruption, she went into self-imposed exile (1998-2007), after which she returned to Pakistan to reenter politics and was subsequently assassinated at a campaign rally.

Bhutto

, Zulfikar Ali 1928-1979.
Pakistani politician who formed the Pakistan People's Party (1967) and became president (1971) and prime minister (1973). In 1977 he was deposed by a coup d'état and later executed.

Bhutto

(ˈbuːtəʊ)
n
1. (Biography) Benazir (ˈbɛnəzɪə). (1953–2007), Pakistani stateswoman; prime minister of Pakistan (1988–90; 1993–96); deposed and subsequently defeated in elections in 1997; assassinated during the 2007 election campaign
2. (Biography) her father, Zulfikar Ali (ˈzʊlfɪkɑː ˈɑːlɪ). 1928–79, Pakistani statesman; president (1971–73) and prime minister (1973–77) of Pakistan: executed for the murder of a political rival

Bhut•to

(ˈbu toʊ)
n.
Benazir, born 1953, prime minister of Pakistan 1988–90 and 1993–96.
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KARACHI -- Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari along with Aseefa Bhutto Zardari paid a visit to Karachi Eat 2018, a food festival at Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Park near Boat Basin on Saturday.
LARKANA:Chairman, Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Co-Chairman of PPP and former President Asif Ali Zardari alongwith Bakhtawar Bhutto Zardari and Aseefa Bhutto Zardari visited the Mausoleums of Bhutto family in Garhi Khuda Bakhsh, on Thursday on the 10th Death Anniversary of Former Prime Minister Shaheed Benazir Bhutto.
Founding Vice Chancellor Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto University of Law Qazi Khalid said the Lahore High Court judgment in the Nawab Muhammad Khan Murder case was the worst one in the history which was never quoted either by prosecution or defence in any subsequent case.
KARACHI -- Pakistan People's Party Karachi division on Friday observed the 90th birthday of party founder Zulfikar Ali Bhutto and vowed to follow in his footsteps in order to guide the country towards the path of progress and prosperity.
RAWALPINDI -- PPP workers and supporters on Wednesday gathered at Liaquat Bagh to observe the 10th death anniversary of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto.
LARKANA -- PTI leader Ameer Bux Bhutto visited different areas in Banguldero and Khairodero on Monday.
Karachi -- Mushtaq Bhutto, a cousin of late ex-Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto has been apprehended during a search operation by law enforcing agency at Gulshan-e-Johar area in Karachi.
Le fils aEne de Benazir Bhutto, Bilawal, devait lancer hier jeudi sa carriere politique a l'occasion d'un grand rassemblement pour le cinquieme anniversaire de l'assassinat de sa mere, ex-Premiere ministre du Pakistan farouchement opposee au fondamentalisme religieux.
Begum Nusrat Bhutto, former first lady of Pakistan and former Chairperson of Pakistan Peoples Party was wife and mother to two former Prime Ministers and mother-in-law to the current President of Pakistan.
Dubai Former Pakistan prime minister Benazir Bhutto's mother Nusrat Bhutto turned 81 yesterday, as her birthday coincides with the National Day celebrations.
Summary: Pakistani opposition leader Benazir Bhutto has been assassinated.
Nawaz Sharif - once ousted from the prime minister's job in a corruption scandal - claimed election victory Monday over Benazir Bhutto, who was labeled incompetent and fired from the premiership.