Qadri

  • Islamic religious leaders ask voters of their community to reject all political parties 25-11-2013 11:20 PM

    Muslim religious leaders on Monday told Muslim voters to reject all political parties in the ongoing assembly elections, accusing politicians of using the community as a vote bank. "We appeal to Muslims not to vote for the so-called secular parties and exercise the 'NOTA' option to express their anger and...
  • World View: Is Pak democracy going to be derailed? 19-01-2013 11:55 AM

    Is Pakistan democracy going to be derailed in the wake of the protests led by Sufi cleric Tahir ul Qadri against the PPP government? Suhasini Haidar asks experts. ...
  • Pak govt to dissolve National Assembly before Mar 16 18-01-2013 09:16 AM

    The government also agreed that the caretaker administration would be chosen in consultation with all parties. ...
  • Not supporting Pakistan army, want electoral reforms, says Sufi cleric Qadri 17-01-2013 11:49 AM

    Tahir-ul-Qadri has been leading a 'million man' against the government in Pakistan. ...
  • Pakistan: Taseer's assassin gets death sentence 01-10-2011 11:32 AM

    Islamabad: A Pakistani anti-terrorism court on Saturday handed down death sentence to the police guard who assassinated Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer for calling for changes in the country's controversial blasphemy law. Malik Mumtaz Hussain Qadri, the policeman who gunned down Taseer outside a restaurant in the heart of Islamabad on...
  • Taseer killer confesses, claims he acted alone 10-01-2011 03:49 PM

    Islamabad: The assassin of Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer on Monday confessed in a Pakistani court that he had acted alone in killing the politician and that he had been planning the attack before being deployed to guard him. Even as suspicion lingered that he was part of a conspiracy, Mumtaz...
  • Taseer's assassin showered with rose petals 06-01-2011 03:03 PM

    Islamabad: The assassin of the outspoken Pakistani governor was showered with rose petals by lawyers and people as he made his appearance in a court room to face murder charges, laying bare increasing radicalisation of the Pakistani society. Mumtaz Qadri, the police bodyguard who killed the Punjab governor Salman Taseer,...
  • Taseer's killer told fellow guards about plot 05-01-2011 10:26 AM

    Islamabad: Mumtaz Qadri, the assassin of Punjab Governor Salman Taseer, has disclosed during investigations that he had informed his fellow Pakistani guards about his intentions, a report said on Tuesday. Qadri had told the other guards not to open fire at him after he killed Taseer as he would lay...