Awais Sheikh

Sarabjit lawyer’s kidnappers were `Pashto-speaking`

Awais Sheikh, the Pakistani lawyer of slain Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh, has told police that the armed men who abducted him and his son were Pashto-speaking.

May 17, 2013, 12:29 PM IST

Sarabjit Singh`s lawyer Awais Sheikh freed by abductors

Awais Sheikh, the lawyer of Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh, who was kidnapped in Lahore on Wednesday, has been freed.

May 16, 2013, 12:53 PM IST

Sarabjit`s family to return to India for advice

Indian national Sarabjit Singh`s family members will return to India tomorrow to seek advice on his treatment in the wake of a deterioration in his condition, Sarabjit`s lawyer Awais Sheikh has said.

Apr 30, 2013, 23:24 PM IST

`Pak authorities fail to provide Sarabjit security`

Indian death row prisoner Sarabjit Singh had spoken of a threat to his life from a fellow prisoner after the execution in India of Afzal Guru but Pakistani authorities failed to provide him adequate security.

Apr 26, 2013, 23:34 PM IST

‘Pakistan to release Sarabjit Singh soon’

Sarabjit Singh, an Indian national on death row, is all set to be released by the Pakistani government, his lawyer Awais Sheikh says.

Sep 07, 2012, 18:17 PM IST

Pak court seeks reply on status of prisoners

Pak court has sought a reply from Interior Min regarding failure to release of foreign prisoners, including 33 Indians, who had completed their jail terms.

May 22, 2012, 15:10 PM IST

Bright prospects of Sarabjit`s release: Lawyer

Indian death row prisoner Sarabjit Singh is hopeful that his fresh mercy petition will get a "favourable decision" from Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari.

Jan 05, 2012, 12:32 PM IST