Pakistan court orders filing of murder case against Sharifs

A Pakistani court on Tuesday ordered the registration of a murder case against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his brother and Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif and 19 others for their alleged role in the killing of 14 supporters of fiery anti-government cleric Tahirul Qadri here.

Pakistan court seeks information on missing Indian national

A Pakistan court has issued notice to the defence and interior ministries demanding an explanation on the disappearance of an Indian national from Kohat district in 2012, a media report said Wednesday.

Pervez Musharraf allowed to travel abroad by Pakistan court

In a significant development, a court in Pakistan on Thursday allowed former president Pervez Musharraf to leave the country. The court, however, gave the Pakistan government 15 days to appeal against its order.

Anti-terrorism case against FBI agent dismissed by Pak court

A Pakistani court today dismissed a case against an FBI agent, arrested on anti-terrorism charges here for carrying bullets while trying to board a flight, after police failed to present any evidence against the American national.

Pakistan court directs police to file charges against FBI agent

Pakistani court today directed police to file formal charges by May 19 against an FBI agent arrested on anti-terrorism charges over carrying ammunition while trying to board a flight here.

Pakistan court issues notice to Sharif, Zardari over foreign assets

A Pakistani court has issued notices to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, former President Asif Ali Zardari and 62 other politicians on a petition seeking direction for them to bring back their assets from abroad.

Pakistan court stops selling of Gurudwara land

A Pakistani court has stopped the federal government from selling 28 acres of land belonging to a Gurdwara here to Defence Housing Authority (DHA).

Lal Masjid case: Court summons Musharraf on May 22

Former military dictator Pervez Musharraf was today summoned by a Pakistani court on May 22 in connection with a case related to the killing of Lal Masjid cleric Abdul Rasheed Ghazi in a 2007 military raid.

Prosecution seeks immediate start of treason case, Pervez Musharraf asks more time

The high treason case against Pervez Musharraf should start immediately, the prosecution has demanded alleging that the former Pakistani military dictator was trying to delay the trial by filing a string of pleas.

Pakistan court adjourns Mumbai attacks case till April 30

A Pakistani anti-terrorism court conducting the trial of the seven accused in the Mumbai attacks, today adjourned the hearing till April 30 after the prosecution withdrew four witnesses.

Pakistan court stays Sunni hardliner`s election

Pakistan`s Supreme Court today halted the election to the national parliament of the leader of a banned hardline sectarian group, officials said.

Pakistan court seeks records of tortured MQM activist

A court in Pakistan Tuesday sought medical and police records of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) activist who was allegedly tortured and admitted to a hospital in critical condition in Karachi city Feb 8.

Criminal procedure code applicable in Musharraf treason case: Pak court

In a fresh setback to embattled former Pakistani military dictator Pervez Musharraf, a special court hearing the high treason case against him on Friday ruled that criminal procedure code is applicable in the case.

Pakistan court stops clearance of `illegally` imported Indian films

A Pakistani court today stopped the Central Censor Board from issuing clearance certificates to "illegally" imported Indian movies.

Pak court sets Nov 18 for Musharraf`s plea to leave country

Pakistan`s Sindh High Court has set November 18 for a decision on former president Pervez Musharraf`s plea against a government ban on him travelling out of the country.

Pakistani court reissues warrant for ex-PM Shaukat Aziz

A Pakistani court on Tuesday reissued arrest warrants for former premier Shaukat Aziz and ex-Governor Owais Ahmed Ghani over the killing of Baloch nationalist leader Akbar Bugti in a 2006 military operation.

Pakistan`s top court dismisses petition against US drone strikes

Pakistan`s top court on Wednesday dismissed a petition seeking action against US drone attacks in the country`s tribal regions.

Pak court seeks govt direction over protecting ‘terror chief’ Hafiz Saeed

The Lahore High Court has deferred the hearing of a petition moved by Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief, Hafiz Saeed, till September 24, and has sought direction from the government over the issue of defending Saeed before a US Court.

Judge appointed in Pak to probe Sarabjit`s murder

A serving judge has been named by a Pakistani court to probe the murder of Indian death row prisoner Sarabjit Singh, who died earlier this month after being assaulted within the Kot Lakhpat Jail.

Contempt case against Pak ISI chief quashed

A Pakistani court has disposed off a contempt of court petition filed against the ISI chief and other senior officials.