Pakistan Court

  • Pakistan court requested to hold 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks trial by video-link 6 days ago

    Lahore: Prosecution lawyers today filed an application in a Pakistani anti-terrorism court requesting it to conduct the trial of the seven accused in the 2008 Mumbai attacks case through video-link. The prosecution lawyers filed the application in the Anti-Terrorism Court in Rawalpindi, urging it to hold the trial through video-link, sources...
  • Pakistan court order to file murder case against Nawaz Sharif challenged August 22, 2014

    Lahore: Three Pakistani federal ministers on Friday challenged a sessions court's decision to register a murder case against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his brother Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz and 19 others for their alleged role in the killing of 14 supporters of Canada-based cleric Tahirul Qadri. Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid, Railways...
  • Petition filed in Pakistan court to prove Bhagat Singh's innocence April 29, 2014

    Lahore: A copy of the FIR registered against Bhagat Singh in the then Lahore SSP's murder case in 1928 has been sought to prove the innocence of the legendary freedom fighter. Petitioner Imtiaz Rashid Qureshi, chairman of the Bhagat Singh Memorial Foundation, had filed a petition seeking attested copy of the...
  • Pakistan court adjourns Musharraf travel ban application April 23, 2014

    Karachi: Pakistan's former military dictator Pervez Musharraf will have to wait for two weeks to learn if he will be allowed to go abroad to visit his ailing mother after a court on Wednesday adjourned the case till May 7. Musharraf, who is in Karachi for medical treatment and to visit...
  • 26/11: US intent on LeT leader Hafiz Saeed's arrest February 9, 2013

    New Delhi: A day after LeT leader Hafiz Saeed mocked the $10 million bounty on his head, the US said that it continues to seek information that could lead to his conviction. The US state department spokesperson Victoria Nuland though clarified that Rewards for Justice proposal that was put out...
  • 26/11: Pak court directs Saeed to establish his case February 8, 2013

    Lahore: A Pakistani court on Friday directed Jamaat-ud-Dawah chief Hafiz Saeed to establish his case that the government should defend him in a US lawsuit filed by relatives of Jewish victims of the 2008 Mumbai attacks. Lahore High Court Chief Justice Umar Ata Bandial adjourned the case till March 7 after...
  • Pak Christian lady allowed to live with Muslim husband April 18, 2012

    Lahore: A Pakistani court has allowed a Christian woman, who converted to Islam, to live with her husband and ordered authorities to provide special security to the couple. District and Sessions Judge Sardar Naeem Ahmed Khan of Multan city in Punjab province also directed police to conduct an inquiry in light...
  • 26/11: Pak court records statement, defers case November 19, 2011

    Islamabad: A Pakistani anti-terrorism court conducting the trial of seven suspects charged with involvement in the Mumbai attacks on Saturday recorded the statement of an official who registered the First Information Report against the accused. Sardar Muhammad Azam, who was a Deputy Director of the Federal Investigation Agency when he registered...
  • 26/11: Lakhvi's trial in Pakistan court today November 5, 2011

    New Delhi: The trial of Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi and six other Lashkar-e-Taiba operatives charged in 26/11 will resume in a Pakistani anti-terrorism court on Saturday. This after the Lahore High Court dismissed Lakhvi's plea seeking the transfer of his trial from Rawalpindi to Lahore. A Pakistani court on October 31 dismissed a...
  • Sarabjit case: Pak court issues notice to govt June 15, 2011

    Lahore: A Pakistani court has issued notice to the federal government seeking its response within three weeks to a writ petition against the possible grant of a presidential pardon to Indian national Sarbajit Singh, currently on death row. Singh was convicted for alleged involvement in four bomb attacks in Punjab...
  • Pervez Musharraf declared offender by Pak court May 30, 2011

    A Pakistan court declares former President Pervez Musharraf a 'proclaimed offender'. He was declared an offender for failing to cooperate with investigators probing the 2007 assassination of former premier Benazir Bhutto. ...
  • Pak court says Kasab, Ansari are not fugitives March 26, 2011

    Islamabad: An anti-terrorism judge on Saturday rejected an application by prosecutors to declare Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving attacker involved in the 2008 Mumbai incident, and terror suspect Fahim Ansari as fugitives, saying they were not deliberately avoiding court proceedings in Pakistan. Judge Rana Nisar Ahmed of the Rawalpindi-based court, who...
  • Davis doesn't have diplomatic status: Pak court March 3, 2011

    Lahore: In a setback to US efforts to seek early release of its national Raymond Davis arrested for double murder, a Pakistani court on Thursday rejected his claim that he has diplomatic immunity and said it would go ahead with his trial. During the last hearing...
  • Pak may pursue terror charges against 5 Americans December 25, 2009

    Lahore: A Pakistani court on Friday extended the custody of five American Muslim youths arrested for alleged terror links for another 10 days, a move that could complicate efforts by the US to extradite them. Sargodha Magistrate Muhammad Aslam Waniwaal handed the custody of the youths to police on physical remand...
  • Pakistan court orders amputation of convicts December 22, 2009

    Islamabad: An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan's eastern province of Punjab has ordered the amputation of a suitor and his cousin for chopping off the nose and ears of a teenage girl who rejected his proposal, media reports said on Tuesday. Interpreting the Islamic punishment of "an eye for an eye", judge...