Bhutto was assassinated Dec 27, 2007 after addressing an election rally in the northern Pakistani city of Rawalpindi. A teenaged shooter was seen aiming for her head in the CCTV footage before a powerful suicide blast killed at least 24 people participating in the rally.
The interior ministry at that time had accused the Taliban of plotting to kill Bhutto while the doctors had said that "her head banged against the lever of the sunroof which caused her death".
UN chief Ban Ki-moon plans to give the panel probing the 2007 assassination of Pakistan’s ex-prime minister Benazir Bhutto until late March to complete its work, his spokesman said in a statement on Thursday.
April 15, 2010:
A long-awaited UN report into the killing of Pakistani politician Benazir Bhutto two years ago has been highly critical of the General Musharaff’s government of the day.
The 65-page report released Thursday (15 April 2010) faults the Pakistani government and local authorities and says that Bhutto's assassination at a rally near Islamabad could have been prevented if proper security measures had been taken by General Pervez Musharraf's government.
April 21, 2010:
Terming Benazir Bhutto's death as murder, the Legal advisor to Benazir's chief protocol officer has alleged that the present Interior Minister Rehman Malik and current Law Minister Babar Awan were involved in Benazir's assassination.
The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Wednesday presented an interim challan in the case regarding the assassination of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto in an anti-terrorist court.
July 9, 2010:
The United Nations dismissed the proposal of reopening of the independent probe into the assassination of former Pakistan premier Benazir Bhutto as the the work is "complete."
Oct 26, 2010:
The Federal Investigation Agency has completed its probe into the assassination of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto and held the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan responsible for her death in a gun-and-bomb attack, sources in the FIA told Dawn on Monday.
Nov 15, 2010:
New findings in the Benazir Bhutto murder case investigation revealed that the suicide bombers and facilitators were all students of Madrassa Haqqaniya, and were constantly in direct contact with the Tehreek-i-Taliban Chief Baitullah Mehsud.
Nov 23, 2010:
The government has decided to include former president and military dictator Gen (retd) Pervez Musharraf in the investigation into the assassination of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto.
Federal Investigation Agency's (FIA) joint investigation team (JIT) has prepared a detailed questionnaire that will be forwarded to Musharraf in Britain in a few days, Dawn reported Tuesday.
Nov 24, 2010:
Pakistani Talk Show, Views On News 23 Nov 2010, with Dr. Shahid Masood as Host: New Twist in Benazir Murder Probe. Brig (R) Javed Cheema said today he was directed by former President Pervez Musharraf to do press conference on Benazir murder. Guests: Chaudhry Aslam (PPP), Ahmed Reza Kasuri (APML), Sr. Sher Afgan Niazi (APML), Dr. Safdar Abbasi (PPP)
Nov 29, 2010:
Former President Pervez Musharraf has refused to accept a questionnaire sent by Pakistani investigators to get his views on crucial issues related to former premier Benazir Bhutto's assassination in 2007, according to a media report.