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26/11 trial: Pakistan court orders FIA to appoint focal person

26/11 trial: Pakistan court orders FIA to appoint focal person

Prosecution in the case said the Indian witnesses statements are needed to conclude the trial which has been going on for more than seven years.

 

Sep 24, 2017, 16:59 PM IST

Pakistani journalist arrested over social media comments

A Pakistani journalist was arrested in the city of Quetta earlier this week for allegedly writing against "national security institutions" on social media, the media reported.

Jun 30, 2017, 15:15 PM IST

Pakistan: FIA arrests Balochistan journalist for criticising state institutions

The Express Tribune quoted FIA officials as saying, Zafarullah Achakzai, who reports for the Qudrat daily newspaper, was taken under custody under Prevention of Cyber Act 2016.

Jun 30, 2017, 10:10 AM IST

Police dispose off complaint against Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif

Police has disposed off a complaint lodged against Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for allegedly provoking people and creating hatred against the armed forces, the media reported on Tuesday.

May 09, 2017, 12:16 PM IST
Pakistan not to deport National Geographic's green-eyed 'Afghan Girl'

Pakistan not to deport National Geographic's green-eyed 'Afghan Girl'

Pakistan will not deport Sharbat Gula, National Geographic's iconic green-eyed 'Afghan Girl', for using fake ID cards to stay in this city, a media report today quoted an official as saying.

Nov 06, 2016, 12:01 PM IST

National Geographic's famed ''Afghan Girl'' arrested in Pakistan

National Geographic`s famed `Afghan Girl` Sharbat Bibi was arrested by the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Wednesday in Pakistan`s Peshawar city, authorities said.

Oct 26, 2016, 14:10 PM IST
National Geographic's famed ''Afghan Girl'' arrested in Pakistan for forgery

National Geographic's famed ''Afghan Girl'' arrested in Pakistan for forgery

Sharbat Bibi became famously known as the `Afghan Girl` when National Geographic photographer Steve McCurry captured her photograph in 1984.

Oct 26, 2016, 13:44 PM IST
Musharraf declared absconder by Pakistan court

Musharraf declared absconder by Pakistan court

The three-member bench of the special court, comprising Justice Mazhar Alam Khan Minakhel, Justice Syeda Tahira Safdar and Justice Mohammad Yawar Ali, declared Musharraf an absconder for his failure to appear before the court despite multiple summons, Dawn.com reported.

May 11, 2016, 19:58 PM IST

Indian national holding Pakistani NIC arrested in Islamabad

The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) arrested an Indian citizen holding a Pakistani National Identity Card (NIC) in capital Islamabad, the media reported on Friday.

Feb 19, 2016, 10:51 AM IST
Mumbai terror attack trial is test of Pakistan’s sincerity in combating terrorism: India

Mumbai terror attack trial is test of Pakistan’s sincerity in combating terrorism: India

Even as a Pakistani court dismissed the government's petition seeking voice samples of 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi and six other suspects in the Mumbai attack trial, India said on Thursday that the trial was a test of Pakistan’s sincerity.

Jan 28, 2016, 22:19 PM IST
 This 'Tiger Memon' stalked, threatened women on Facebook

This 'Tiger Memon' stalked, threatened women on Facebook

The Twitter on Wednesday went abuzz when a Pakistani media house posted on Wednesday that Tiger Memon had been caught.

Sep 02, 2015, 22:27 PM IST

Pakistan probes `$100 ID cards for militants` scam

Pakistani authorities are investigating officials at the national identity database for allegedly issuing ID cards to militants, including some linked to al Qaeda, in return for bribes as small as USD 100.

Aug 19, 2015, 20:07 PM IST

Dates for NSA-level talks under consideration: Pak

Pakistan today said the dates for the NSA-level talks with India as agreed by the Prime Ministers are still under consideration.

Aug 06, 2015, 21:04 PM IST
2008 Mumbai terror attacks: Seven key revelations ex-Pak FIA chief Tariq Khosa made

2008 Mumbai terror attacks: Seven key revelations ex-Pak FIA chief Tariq Khosa made

Tariq Khosa, former director general of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA), has admitted for the first time that the Mumbai terror attacks of November 26, 2008 were launched from the Pakistani soil.

Aug 04, 2015, 16:18 PM IST
Pakistan's lie nailed: Ajmal Kasab was a Pakistani, admits ex-FIA chief

Pakistan's lie nailed: Ajmal Kasab was a Pakistani, admits ex-FIA chief

A former top Pakistani security official has admitted for the first time that the Mumbai terror attacks of November 26, 2008 were launched from the Pakistani soil.

Aug 04, 2015, 14:23 PM IST

`Can't use Lakhvi's voice samples as evidence`

Mumbai terror attack mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi`s voice samples cannot be used as evidence as their is no law to prove its authenticity, a media report said on Saturday.

Jul 18, 2015, 10:46 AM IST

Axact probe: Pak court sends CEO, eight others on remand

Axact CEO Shoaib Shaikh and eight others, who are the accused in a massive fake degrees scam, have been sent on a two-day judicial remand by a district sessions court in Karachi.

Jun 08, 2015, 22:41 PM IST

Pakistan arrests owner of `fake degree factory`: Officials

Pakistani investigators on Wednesday arrested the head of a firm accused of running a global fake degree empire and conducted fresh raids at the company`s Karachi headquarters where they discovered thousands of blank diplomas.

May 27, 2015, 12:43 PM IST