Pakistani police

'Lynched Pakistani student did not commit blasphemy'

The killing led to a national outcry after a video of it went viral.

Jun 05, 2017, 20:09 PM IST
Pak police arrest Qandeel's sister, cousin

Pak police arrest Qandeel's sister, cousin

Pakistani police today arrested sister and cousin of Qandeel Baloch for their "possible involvement" in the murder of the social media celebrity.

Jul 25, 2016, 18:08 PM IST

Pakistani police arrest alleged al Qaeda financier

 Pakistani police said Wednesday they had arrested an al Qaeda financier accused of funding high-profile terror attacks in Karachi and other parts of the country.

Sep 17, 2015, 02:02 AM IST

More arrests in Pakistan child sex abuse scandal

 Pakistani police Monday arrested five more people over a major child sex abuse scandal after a lawyer for the victims accused them of protecting culprits and activists said the case was just the tip of the iceberg.

Aug 10, 2015, 19:32 PM IST

Pakistan court issues arrest warrant for head of key political party

A Pakistani court issued an arrest warrant on Wednesday for the head of the political party that controls Pakistan`s biggest and richest city, court officials said, highlighting rivalries between army and politicians there.

Aug 06, 2015, 01:37 AM IST
Pakistan police kill Lashkar-e-Jhangvi chief Malik Ishaq

Pakistan police kill Lashkar-e-Jhangvi chief Malik Ishaq

Pakistani police killed the head of the banned sectarian group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi on Wednesday as he attempted to escape as he was being moved between prisons, police said.

Jul 29, 2015, 10:14 AM IST

Pak police arrest ex-minister's son in teenager's murder

The son of a former Pakistani minister was on Thursday arrested for his alleged involvement in the murder case of a teenager in Lahore.

Apr 02, 2015, 21:21 PM IST

Pakistan party chief investigated for issuing threats: Officials

Pakistani police have begun investigating the chief of Karachi`s main political party over threats he allegedly made toward law enforcement agencies after a raid on the party`s headquarters last week.

Mar 18, 2015, 14:04 PM IST

Over 500 arrested in Pak for hate speeches

Pakistani police have arrested over 500 people including clerics for "misusing loudspeakers, holding provocative speeches and possessing hate material" in Punjab province.

Jan 10, 2015, 23:36 PM IST

Police baton charge blind protesters in Pakistan

 Pakistani police in the eastern city of Lahore Wednesday baton charged dozens of blind people protesting against the government for failing to implement an official quota for government jobs.

Dec 03, 2014, 19:44 PM IST

Case against Nawaz Sharif not registered despite court orders

Pakistani police refused to register a murder case against PM Nawaz Sharif, despite a court order on framing of charges for his role in violence that killed 14 supporters of cleric Tahirul Qadri.

Aug 18, 2014, 22:57 PM IST

Pakistan woman bludgeoned to death `routine murder`: Police

Pakistani police denied negligence Saturday over their failure to stop the bludgeoning to death of a woman outside a courthouse, describing it as a simple murder case despite a chorus of global condemnation.

Jun 01, 2014, 03:48 AM IST

Pak police foils terror plot; detains five

Pakistan police on Saturday claimed to have foiled a terror plot in Islamabad, saying it arrested five persons, including two women, and seized explosive filled toys and remote control planes.

Sep 07, 2013, 12:59 PM IST

Taliban, Pak police relationship is of bowler, batsman: IG

In a bizarre statement, a senior Pakistani police official on Monday compared the relationship between the Taliban and police as one between a bowler and a batsman involved in a test match.

Aug 05, 2013, 17:33 PM IST

4 Taliban activists arrested in Karachi

Pakistani police arrested four Tehreek-e-Taliban activists, who were involved in extortion, kidnapping and bank robberies in this financial capital of the country.

Nov 29, 2012, 21:53 PM IST

Pak police foil major terrorist attacks, arrest two militants

Pakistani police said they had foiled major terrorist attacks by arresting two alleged Taliban fighters at Gujrat in Punjab province and seizing a huge quantity of weapons and explosives from their possession.

Nov 16, 2012, 17:18 PM IST

Blasphemy case against Muslims for ransacking temp

The case is said to be ``fairly unusual``, as Pakistan`s harsh blasphemy laws are more often invoked against alleged insults to Islam, not minority faiths.

Sep 30, 2012, 19:03 PM IST

Pak: Activists of Jamaat`s student wing arrested

Pakistani police on Friday arrested over 50 activists of the Islami Jamiat Tulba, the student wing of the Jamaat-e-Islami.

May 18, 2012, 23:37 PM IST

Pakistani Taliban leader dies in shootout: Police

Chief of Karachi`s criminal investigations division Fayyaz Khan says Yaseen Shah was behind a number of assassinations in Karachi.

Jan 08, 2012, 08:55 AM IST

`Qadri Lovers` angle in Taseer kidnapping probed

Shahbaz Taseer, 27, was kidnapped by four armed men near his office in Gulberg area.

Aug 27, 2011, 17:48 PM IST