Anti Terrorism Court

  • Pakistan: Musharraf ordered to appear before court in Nawab Akbar Bugti murder case 30-09-2013 02:58 PM

    A Pakistani anti-terrorism 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...
  • Pakistan court acquits accused in Pervez Musharraf attack case for lack of evidence 19-09-2013 12:58 PM

    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...
  • 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks: Pakistan judicial commission's visit to India delayed by 4 days 04-09-2013 08:55 AM

    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,...
  • Pakistani anti-terrorism court asks govt to arrange panel's visit to Mumbai 16-08-2013 05:38 PM

    A Pakistani anti-terrorism court has directed authorities to arrange the visit of a panel of lawyers to India to cross-examine four key witnesses in the Mumbai attacks case. Judge Atiqur Rehman of the anti-terrorism 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 06-06-2013 12:40 PM

    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 "sub-jail". The Islamabad High Court said anti-terrorism court Judge Kausar Abbas Zaidi could conduct 69-year-old...
  • Pakistan: Musharraf challenges rejection of bail plea 25-05-2013 12:12 AM

    Islamabad: Former President Pervez Musharraf on Friday approached the Islamabad High Court to challenge the rejection of his bail by an anti-terrorism 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 19-04-2013 06:33 PM

    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...