Pak SC stays Veena Malik's execution of sentence in blasphemy case
Pak SC stays Veena Malik's execution of sentence in blasphemy case

The Supreme Court of Pakistan has stayed the execution of actress Veena Malik, who was convicted along with her husband, TV host Shaista Lodhi and leading media group owner Mir Shakeelur Rehman on charges of blasphemy .

South Asia Democracy Watch criticizes Veena Malik's jail verdict for blasphemy
South Asia Democracy Watch criticizes Veena Malik's jail verdict for blasphemy

The board of directors of South Asia Democracy Watch has recently condemned the verdict of Gilgit antiterrorism court to jail sentence Veena Malik for blasphemy, it has been reported.

Pak media mughal sentenced after airing blasphemous programme

The owner of Pakistan's biggest media group, Geo TV along with actor Veena Malik and her husband was sentenced to 26 years in prison by an anti-terrorism court for allegedly airing a blasphemous programme.

Hamid Mir refuses to record his statement before probe team

Pakistani TV anchor Hamid Mir today refused to record his statement before an eight-member Joint Investigation Team, formed to probe a recent attack on him, citing presence of an ISI official.

Amidst controversy of Tv anchor Hamid Mir, Pakistan PM praises ISI

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today praised the ISI for "ensuring protection and defence of the country" amid a raging controversy over the recent assassination attempt on senior TV anchor Hamid Mir.

Yashwant Sinha asks Pak PM to `restrain` ISI from action against Geo TV

Against the backdrop of alleged involvement of ISI in the gun attack at Pakistani journalist Hamid Mir, BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Friday urged Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to "restrain" the spy agency from taking punitive step against the private TV channel where Mir works.

Hamid Mir says he faced threats from both state and non-state actors

Pakistan`s leading news anchor Hamid Mir, who narrowly escaped an assassination attempt recently, today said that he faced threats from both non-state and state actors including the powerful spy agency ISI.

Panel formed to review Pak govt`s complaint against Geo TV

Pakistan`s media watchdog today formed a three-member panel to review the Defence Ministry`s complaint seeking cancellation of GEO TV`s license for levelling allegations against the ISI.

Pakistan Defence Ministry moves against Geo TV: Report

Pakistan`s Defence Ministry today filed a complaint before the media regulatory authority accusing the Geo News channel of indulging in anti-national activities by smearing the image of intelligence agency ISI.

US condemns attack on Pakistani journalist

The United States has condemned attack on Pakistani journalist Hamid Mir in Karachi and urged Islamabad to bring those responsible for the attacks on the media to justice.

Hamid Mir attack: Pak Taliban claims responsibility

The Pakistani Taliban has claimed responsibility for the assassination attempt on senior a senior Geo TV journalist and anchor Hamid Mir a day earlier and has warned of more attacks on anyone pursuing the secular agenda.

Pakistani trio admit they took money from Majeed

Salman Butt, Mohd Asif and Mohd Amir reportedly admitted that money recovered from their rooms was given to them by Mazhar Majeed.

PPP accuses Geo TV of running anti-Zardari campaign

Leaders of the ruling Pakistan
People`s Party have accused two TV anchors of running a
vilification campaign against President Asif Ali Zardari at
the behest of "anti-democratic" forces.