ANTI TERRORISM COURT

  • Pakistan court requested to hold 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks trial by videolink September 10, 2014

    Lahore: Prosecution lawyers today filed an application in a Pakistani antiterrorism court requesting it to conduct the trial of the seven accused in the 2008 Mumbai attacks case through videolink. The prosecution lawyers filed the application in the AntiTerrorism Court in Rawalpindi, urging it to hold the trial through videolink, sources...
  • Pakistan: Musharraf ordered to appear before court in Nawab Akbar Bugti murder case September 30, 2013

    A Pakistani antiterrorism court on Monday issued warrants for former military ruler Pervez Musharraf to appear before it in connection with the Nawab Akbar Bugti murder case. During the hearing of the case in Quetta, former Interior Minister Aftab Sherpao and former provincial Home Minister Mir Shoaib Nowsherwani appeared in the...
  • Pakistan court acquits accused in Pervez Musharraf attack case for lack of evidence September 19, 2013

    A Pakistani national, accused of attacking a convoy of former president Gen Pervez Musharraf in 2003, has been acquitted by an anti-terrorism court due to lack of evidence. Rana Faqir Hussain was arrested on December 8, 2005, and was taken into custody along with his 13 family members, including a six-month-old...
  • 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks: Pakistan judicial commission's visit to India delayed by 4 days September 4, 2013

    A Pakistani judicial commission's visit to India to cross-examine key witnesses in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks case was on Tuesday delayed by four days due to the non-availability of flights. "We were supposed to leave on September 7 but the PIA flight on that day has been cancelled. Hence, we...
  • Pakistani antiterrorism court asks govt to arrange panel's visit to Mumbai August 16, 2013

    A Pakistani antiterrorism court has directed authorities to arrange the visit of a panel of lawyers to India to crossexamine four key witnesses in the Mumbai attacks case. Judge Atiqur Rehman of the antiterrorism court here yesterday directed the National Crisis Management Cell of the Interior Ministry to arrange the...
  • Pak: Musharraf to be tried at his farmhouse in treason case June 6, 2013

    Islamabad: A Pakistani court on Thursday allowed the trial of former military ruler Pervez Musharraf for sacking and detaining dozens of judges in 2007 to be conducted at his farmhouse that has been declared a "subjail". The Islamabad High Court said antiterrorism court Judge Kausar Abbas Zaidi could conduct 69yearold Musharraf's...
  • Pakistan: Musharraf challenges rejection of bail plea May 25, 2013

    Islamabad: Former President Pervez Musharraf on Friday approached the Islamabad High Court to challenge the rejection of his bail by an antiterrorism court in a case related to detention of judges during the 2007 emergency in Pakistan. In a petition filed through his counsel Ilyas Siddiqui, Musharraf said that, being...
  • Pakistan: Musharraf taken into police custody April 19, 2013

    Islamabad: Hours after his arrest in a case related to the imposition of emergency rule in 2007, former President Pervez Musharraf was moved from his farmhouse to the police headquarters in Islamabad to fulfil the conditions of his transit remand. Musharraf, 69, was moved from the fortified farmhouse to the...
  • Pak 26/11 trial: Photographic proof of terror camps presented December 9, 2012

    New Delhi: A PTI report has claimed that Pakistani investigators have presented photographic evidence of the LeT training camps in Sindh and of the motorboat used by the ten terrorists who struck Mumbai on November 26, 2008, in the antiterrorism court conducting the trial of the 26/11 attacks. The Federal Investigation...
  • Pak court chargesheets 7, including Lakhvi November 25, 2009

    Islamabad: A Pakistani antiterrorism court on Wednesday formally charged seven suspects, including LashkareToiba commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, with planning and helping execute the Mumbai attacks, an action that came a day before the first anniversary of the brazen assault. The court also declared 16 people, including Ajmal Amir Kasab, the lone...