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Islamabad court orders Pak government to ensure protection of two abducted minors

The two minor Hindu girls were reportedly abducted, forced to convert to Islam and were then married forcefully.

Mar 26, 2019, 12:14 PM IST

Pakistan court dismisses plea to stop the release of IAF pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman

The petitioner said the Indian pilot had violated the airspace of Pakistan to bomb the country and therefore he committed crime against Pakistan and should face trial here.

Mar 01, 2019, 16:15 PM IST

Pakistan's ISI dictating judiciary, doesn't want Nawaz out of jail, alleges High Court judge

A judge of the Islamabad High Court has alleged that Pakistan’s ISI is making attempts to influence judicial proceedings in the neighbouring country.

Jul 22, 2018, 08:00 AM IST

Islamabad High Court rejects bail plea of Nawaz Sharif, Maryam

The Islamabad High Court on Tuesday rejected the bail plea of former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam and son-in-law retired Captain Muhammad Safdar. The three have been lodged in Adiala jail in Rawalpindi in connection with corruption allegations concerning Avenfield properties.

Jul 17, 2018, 17:07 PM IST

Former- EX PM Pakistan premier Shahid Khaqan Abbasi barred from contesting polls from Rawalpindi

It is the same article under which former premier Nawaz Sharif was disqualified for life by the Supreme Court last year.


Jun 28, 2018, 13:44 PM IST

In a big blow to PML-N, Pakistan FM Khawaja Asif disqualified from electoral politics

Khawaja Asif vowed to challenge the ruling and said he had never concealed his foreign work permit,

Apr 26, 2018, 20:13 PM IST

Pakistan: Over 70 injured in clashes between police and paramilitary forces

Over 70 people, including security personnel, were injured today in clashes in Pakistan after police and paramilitary forces launched an operation to disperse protesters who have been occupying main highways leading to the capital Islamabad.

Nov 25, 2017, 14:37 PM IST

Indian woman, who was married at gunpoint in Pakistan, arrives home; 'welcome daughter', tweets EAM Sushma Swaraj

Uzma, an Indian woman, who was allegedly forced to marry a Pakistani man at gunpoint, will return home on Thursday after she was granted permission by the Islamabad High Court to leave.

May 25, 2017, 09:05 AM IST

Indian woman, forced to marry Pakistani, allowed to return home by Islamabad High Court

A report said that Uzma will be deported to India on Thursday.

May 24, 2017, 12:07 PM IST

Indian woman's husband pleads Pak court to meet her

Uzma, 20, has accused her husband, Tahir Ali, of sexually abusing her and forcing into marrying him at gunpoint. 

May 11, 2017, 20:48 PM IST

Pakistan court stops extradition of US citizen accused of terror plot

A Pakistani court has temporarily barred the extradition of a US citizen of Pakistani origin who is accused of planning a terrorist attack in New York, a lawyer said Wednesday.

Mar 29, 2017, 16:36 PM IST

Islamabad HC bans Valentine's Day celebrations in Pakistan

Last year, Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain had also urged the nation not to celebrate Valentine`s Day.

Feb 13, 2017, 15:36 PM IST

Pakistani court allows examination of boat used by 26/11 attack terrorists

A top Pakistani court has allowed the examination of a boat used by the 10 LeT terrorists to reach India for carrying out the 2008 Mumbai attack, overturning an anti-terrorism court verdict which it termed as "flawed".

Jul 28, 2016, 15:12 PM IST

Mumbai terror attack trial is test of Pakistan’s sincerity in combating terrorism: India

Even as a Pakistani court dismissed the government's petition seeking voice samples of 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi and six other suspects in the Mumbai attack trial, India said on Thursday that the trial was a test of Pakistan’s sincerity.

Jan 28, 2016, 22:19 PM IST

Pak govt may not re-challenge Lakhvi's bail: Official

 Pakistan may not re-challenge the bail to Mumbai attack mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, a senior official said today citing the government's "own weakness" for not seeking bail revocation, even as the deadline to conclude the 26/11 case ended over a month ago.

Aug 03, 2015, 17:04 PM IST

`Can't use Lakhvi's voice samples as evidence`

Mumbai terror attack mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi`s voice samples cannot be used as evidence as their is no law to prove its authenticity, a media report said on Saturday.

Jul 18, 2015, 10:46 AM IST

Petition filed in Islamabad HC seeking suspension of Gilgit-Baltistan elections

A petition was filed in Islamabad High Court on Friday seeking suspension of Gilgit-Baltistan elections scheduled on June 08.

Jun 05, 2015, 12:21 PM IST

Pak judge on 'judicial course', 26/11 hearing adjourned

A Pakistani court, holding the trial of seven Mumbai attack case accused, including mastermind Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi, today adjourned the hearing till June 3 as the judge was on a "judicial course".

May 27, 2015, 17:15 PM IST

Pak SC accepts petition of Salman Taseer killer

 Pakistan's Supreme Court on Thursday accepted a plea by the killer of Punjab governor, challenging his death sentence given by an anti-terrorism court and upheld by Islamabad High Court in the controversial blasphemy case.

May 15, 2015, 00:53 AM IST

Pak court adjourns hearing of Mumbai attack case till May 6

A Pakistani anti-terrorism court holding the trial of Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi and six other accused in the 2008 Mumbai attack case on Thursday adjourned the hearing till May 6 as the Islamabad High Court again failed to return the case record.

Apr 30, 2015, 19:56 PM IST