Husband of bludgeoned Pakistani woman murdered first wife

The husband of a pregnant Pakistani woman bludgeoned to death outside a courthouse murdered his first wife, he said Friday, in a twist to a story that has shocked rights activists.

US denounces `heinous` murder of Pakistani woman

The United States Thursday condemned the "heinous" killing of a pregnant Pakistani woman beaten to death outside a courthouse, and called for her murderers to be swiftly tried.

Arrested Trinamool leader claims party asked him to flee

Trinamool Congress leader Mohammad Iqbal, a key accused in the murder of a police officer here Feb 12, claimed following his arrest on Friday that he was asked to abscond by his party leadership.