Pakistan's court stops construction work on nuclear plants
Pakistan's court stops construction work on nuclear plants

A court in Pakistan has restrained the government from initiating construction work on two proposed nuclear power plants unless environmental safeguards are adhered to, media reports here said.

Pakistan`s apex court maintains foreign travel ban on Musharraf

Pakistan`s Supreme Court Monday suspended a lower court`s order allowing former president Pervez Musharraf to go abroad, lawyers said.

Pakistan SC overturns decision to lift travel ban on Musharraf

Pakistan`s Supreme Court on Monday overturned a High Court ruling to lift a travel ban slapped on Pervez Musharraf last year, a setback to the former military ruler facing multiple trials including one for high-treason.

Musharraf singled out in treason case: Lawyer tells court

Pervez Musharraf`s lawyer on Tuesday claimed that the former Pakistan president was being singled out in the treason trial and all those involved in the imposition of the emergency in 2007 should be tried together.

Pakistan court issues conditional arrest warrant against Pervez Musharraf

A conditional non-bailable arrest warrant was issued against embattled former Pakistani dictator Pervez Musharraf after he failed to turn up before the special court hearing the high treason case against him.

Court orders Pervez Musharraf to appear on February 18

A special court in Pakistan, trying former president Pervez Musharraf for high treason, Friday ordered him to appear before it Feb 18 after he again failed to attend the court`s proceedings.

Govt offers to bring Musharraf`s ailing mother to Pakistan

Pakistan government on Friday offered to bring Pervez Musharraf`s ailing mother from Dubai in a special aircraft as a humanitarian gesture.

Pervez Musharraf asks court to let him travel to Dubai

Close on the heels of being granted bail in four major criminal cases, former president Pervez Musharraf petitioned a court to allow him to leave Pakistan to visit his ailing mother in Dubai.

Pakistan court grants more security to Zardari

A Pakistan court Thursday approved a petition filed by former president Asif Ali Zardari seeking more security as he feared for his life.

Shia lawyer, two sons killed in Karachi

In a sectarian attack, a Shia lawyer and his two young sons were killed in a drive-by shooting in the Pakistani port city of Karachi, police said.

`Shoe hurling shows Pakistanis feeling miserable`

A shoe thrown at former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf shows Pakistanis are feeling miserable since they have been "suffering greedy politicians and generals for too long", a Pakistani daily said Monday.

Tajammul Lodhi wanted to ‘placate’ mother by hurling shoe at Musharraf

An angry lawyer lobbed shoe at former Pakistani military dictator Pervez Musharraf at a court in a bid to satisfy his mother who hated the ex-president for the 2007 Lal Masjid operation.

Court bars Musharraf from leaving Pak; shoe thrown at him

Pakistani court extended by 15 days pre-arrest bail period of Pervez Musharraf in series of cases in some of which he was proclaimed offender, but barred former military ruler from leaving country.

Musharraf applies for bail in Pakistan court

Former President Pervez Musharraf, who is expected to return to Pakistan on March 24, has applied for bail in the Sindh High Court to avoid arrest upon his arrival.

Pak court stays demolition of 200-year-old temple

There are a number of historical Hindu worship places in Karachi in the old area which have come under threat from the land mafia or government negligence.

‘Musharraf should be tried for May 12 massacre’

SHC Chief Justice Mushir Alam has said that Musharraf should be tried for his involvement in 2007 Karachi tragedy, which left about 50 persons dead.

Kaneria`s wait prolongs

Pakistan`s Test leg-spinner Danish Kaneria will have to wait for a few more days to find out if he gets the clearance to be considered for national selection again after the Sindh High Court reserved its judgement on his petition on Thursday.