Talks progress between Pakistan government, PAT

Deliberations between the Pakistan government and protesting Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) party continued here Wednesday with the two sides set to resume their talks Friday, a media report said.

Qadri issues 24-hour deadline for Sharif to resign
Qadri issues 24-hour deadline for Sharif to resign

Amid Pakistan Army's mediation efforts, protesters have stepped up pressure on the embattled government with cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri setting yet another deadline of 24 hours for Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to quit.

Arrest warrant against Pakistani leader Tahir-ul-Qadri

A non-bailable arrest warrant has been issued for Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) leader Tahir-ul-Qadri and 71 activists of his party, Dawn online reported Saturday.

Pak Army contradicts Sharif, says govt asked it to mediate

Pakistan's powerful Army on Friday stepped into the political crisis by talking to two protesting organisations but delivered a snub to the beleaguered government which had claimed that it had not sought military's mediation.

Sharif's brother in China amid political turmoil

Amid deepening political crisis in Pakistan, Punjab province Chief Minister and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's brother Shahbaz has left for China with reports suggesting that he may seek Beijing's support for the embattled PML-N government.

Pak PM talks to allies and foes on Qadri threat

PM Raja Pervez Ashraf reached out to Pak`s top leadership to thwart a cleric`s plans to pressure the government on the formation of a caretaker administration.

Pak court stays execution of Qadri

A Pakistani court Tuesday stayed
the implementation of death sentence given to the self-confessed assassin of Governor Salmaan Taseer till it decided his appeal against the verdict.

Qadri asked for duty with Taseer: Witness

A police guard who gunned down
Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer in January had specifically
asked to be assigned to the politician`s security detail on
the day of the assassination.

Qadri indicted, says has no regrets for killing an `apostate`

Mumtaz Qadri has already admitted gunning
down Taseer outside a restaurant in Islamabad on Jan 4.

Salman Taseer’s assassin unlikely to be prosecuted: Qadri’s brother

The brother of late Punjab Governor Salman Taseer’s assassin, Mumtaz Qadri, has expressed confidence that the bodyguard will never be prosecuted.

Two channels fined for airing interview of Taseer`s assassin

Several TV channels recorded the interview of Qadri but only Samaa and Waqt channels aired it.

Thousands march in Karachi to support blasphemy laws, Qadri

Wearing green headbands,protesters shouted slogans against Pak govt & US.

Pak police charge Qadri with terrorism and murder

Pakistani police on Wednesday charged
the policeman who assassinated Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer
with murder and terrorism even as he appeared to be
unrepentant for his actions.