Pakistani groups honour Governor`s assassin

Several Sunni organisations have held ceremonies in cities across Pakistan to honour Malik Mumtaz Qadri, the policeman who assassinated Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer two years ago.

1,000 Pakistani clerics seek pardon for Governor`s assassin

A thousand Pakistani clerics have asked President Asif Ali Zardari to pardon Mumtaz Qadri, the policeman sentenced to death for assassinating Salmaan Taseer.

Outrage after release of Taseer`s killer demanded

A Parliamentarian from Imran Khan`s PTI triggered a furore by calling for the release of Mumtaz Qadri, the man convicted for gunning down former Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer.

Talks with kidnappers of Shahbaz Taseer at advanced stage

Family of kidnapped Shahbaz Taseer, the son of the slain Pakistani politician Salmaan Taseer, has said that negotiations with the abductors are at an advanced stage.

Taseer`s widow wins right to sell Singapore property

The widow of Salmaan Taseer has won the right to sell a multi-million dollar bungalow on a Singapore resort.

Taseer, Chinoy, Malik among those awarded on Pakistan Day

Other recipients of the Nishan-i-Imtiaz include late Begum Nusrat Bhutto, National Assembly Speaker Fehmida Mirza.

Pak judge who convicted Taseer`s assassin flees to Saudi

The Pakistani judge, who gave the death sentence to
Salmaan Taseer`s assassin, received death threats from extremists.

Pardon Taseer`s killer: Pak party to Zardari

Mumtaz Qadri was angered by Salmaan Taseer`s opposition to the controversial blasphemy law.

Pak clerics reject blasphemy allegations against Taseer

Qadri has said he killed Taseer for criticising Pakistan’s blasphemy law.

Pak judge in Taseer`s murder case transferred

Radical clerics have criticised Shah for giving an "un-Islamic" verdict and called for action against him.

Rallies across Pak for release of Taseer’s killer

Death sentence has been awarded to Malik Mumtaz Hussain Qadri, the self-confessed assassin of Salmaan Taseer.

Taseer assassin appeals death sentence

The police guard sentenced to death
for assassinating Governor Salmaan Taseer filed an appeal
against the verdict.

Pakistan: Protests against verdict on Qadri

The parties demanded the removal of anti-terrorism court Judge Pervez Ali Shah, who gave the verdict against Qadri.

Pak lawyers attacked anti-terror court

A group of lawyers attacked an
anti-terrorism court in the Pakistani garrison city of Rawalpindi whose judge convicted and sentenced to death the assassin of Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer, reports said Tuesday.

Salmaan Taseer`s killer pleads guilty in Pak court

The police guard, who gunned down
Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer eight months ago, on Saturday pleaded
guilty in a Pakistani anti-terrorism court.

Salmaan Taseer’s son abducted from Lahore

Shahbaz Taseer, son of former Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer, has been abducted from Lahore`s Gulburg area.

Slain Pakistani`s daughter takes up his cause

Salmaan Taseer has emerged as one of Pakistan`s
most outspoken voices for tolerance.

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.

Pak court adjourns Taseer`s murder trial till March 26

A Pakistani anti-terrorism
court on Saturday adjourned till March 26 the case of the police
guard who assassinated Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer.

More than one weapon used in Tasser`s assassination: Report

More than one weapon may have
been used in the assassination of Pakistan`s Punjab Governor
Salmaan Taseer last month and the politician may have been
attacked again while being driven to hospital, a media report
said.