Benazir Bhutto Murder Case

  • Musharraf, 7 others indicted for conspiracy to murder Benazir Bhutto August 20, 2013

    Rawalpindi: Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf has formally been indicted for conspiracy to murder Benazir Bhutto over his failure to prevent her assassination. Seven others, too, have been indicted along with Musharraf for the murder of the former Pakistan prime minister. In a brief hearing in Rawalpindi, three charges...
  • Pakistan: Musharraf trial adjourned till Aug 20 August 6, 2013

    Islamabad: Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf failed to appear before an anti-terrorism court on Tuesday due to "security reasons" for his trial in the assassination case of former premier Benazir Bhutto, prompting the judge to adjourn the hearing till August 20. Musharraf, who had been summoned to face charges of...
  • Pakistan: Musharraf to be indicted in Benazir murder case August 6, 2013

    Islamabad: Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf is expected to be indicted in the Benazir Bhutto murder case later on Tuesday. An anti-terrorism court in Rawalpindi had named Musharraf in the case in February 2011, and in August the same year he was declared a proclaimed offender. The Rawalpindi anti-terrorism court...
  • Musharraf formally arrested over Benazir Bhutto's assassination April 26, 2013

    Islamabad/Lahore: Pervez Musharraf was on Thursday formally arrested by Pakistani investigators over the murder of Benazir Bhutto after an anti-terrorism court directed them to include the former President in the probe into the 2007 assassination. A team of officials from the Federal Investigation Agency formally arrested Musharraf at his palatial farmhouse...
  • Bhutto murder case: Pak SC summons Musharraf March 7, 2012

    Islamabad: Pakistani authorities on Tuesday pasted a summons at ex-President Pervez Musharraf's farmhouse that directed him to return from self-exile and appear in Supreme Court on March 22 in connection with the assassination of Benazir Bhutto, days after the government sought an Interpol Red Corner notice for his arrest. The summons,...
  • Bhutto murder: Pak SC seeks Musharraf's response March 5, 2012

    Islamabad: Pakistan's Supreme Court on Monday directed authorities to paste a notice at the residence of former President Pervez Musharraf seeking his response to a petition for registering a second FIR regarding the assassination of ex-premier Benazir Bhutto. A three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry issued the order during...