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  1. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistani government appeals against lifting of travel ban on Pervez Musharraf

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:20pm by AFP

    ... government yesterday appealed to the country's Supreme Court to overturn a decision allowing Pervez Musharraf to leave the country, his lawyer said, prolonging the ex-military ruler's legal ... back to his 1999-2008 rule. "The federal government has filed an appeal in the Supreme Court," said Ahmad Raza Kasuri, a member of Musharraf's legal team. Musharraf has been ...

  2. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Musharraf could leave Pakistan today after court grants him bail

    Posted Oct 09th 2013, 09:30pm by Reuters

    ... formalities are completed." Another lawyer Ibrahim Satti said a three-member Supreme Court bench had granted bail in a case over the death of a rebel leader in return for surety bonds worth two ... Reuters in Islamabad Former president free to leave after court grants him bail in case involving death of rebel leader Musharraf set to leave Pakistan Former military dictator Pervez ...

  3. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan court orders arrest of prime minister

    Posted Jan 15th 2013, 07:22pm by AFP

    ... turmoil ahead of scheduled elections. The announcement was made in the Supreme Court as thousands of people protested in the capital Islamabad, demanding the immediate dissolution of parliament ... parliament broke into spontaneous applause as news of the arrest orders filtered through. Ashraf took office in June last year after the Supreme Court dismissed his predecessor, prime minister Yousuf ...

  4. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Musharraf in Pakistan court over Bhutto killing

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 02:32pm by AFP

    ... last month after four years in self-imposed exile. On Monday, Pakistan’s caretaker government refused to put Musharraf on a separate trial for treason, telling the Supreme Court ... Agence France-Presse in Rawalpindi Pakistan’s former military ruler Pervez Musharraf appeared before an anti-terrorism court on Tuesday over the murder of former prime minister Benazir ...

  5. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Musharraf flees court after judge orders his arrest

    Posted Apr 19th 2013, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... the situation. Others speculated that Musharraf's home could be reclassified as a jail. Musharraf's aides say he will go to the Supreme Court to appeal against Siddiqui's ruling. Police ... Musharraf's decision in 2007 to detain senior judges, including the chief justice of the Supreme Court, when he declared a state of emergency and suspended the constitution. Associated Press, ...

  6. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Top Pakistan court demands strategy to protect Shiites

    Posted Feb 26th 2013, 09:33pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Islamabad Pakistan’s top court ordered authorities on Tuesday to develop a long-term strategy to protect Shiite Muslims after bomb attacks killed nearly 200 of them in the country’s southwest. The Supreme Court rejected a report on intensified measures to protect the minority ethnic Hazara Shiite community after the latest attack killed 90 people in the Baluchistan ...

  7. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistani man admits killing first wife to marry bride murdered in honour killing

    Posted May 30th 2014, 10:27am by AFP

    ... prime minister today to demand “immediate action”. Parveen, 25, was murdered on Tuesday outside the High Court in the eastern city of Lahore by more than two dozen attackers, including her ... to court to testify in Iqbal’s defence after he was accused by her relatives of kidnapping her and forcing her into marriage. The brazen, brutal nature of the killing, in broad daylight ...

  8. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan court orders Musharraf’s arrest

    Posted Apr 18th 2013, 02:17pm by AFP

    ... contesting elections in the Supreme Court, but Pakistan’s top court is considered unlikely to reinstate his nomination. The court is already hearing a separate petition from lawyers demanding ... Agence France-Presse in Islamabad A Pakistani court on Thursday ordered the arrest of former military ruler Pervez Musharraf for his controversial decision to dismiss judges when he ...

  9. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan PM demands probe into ‘honour killing’ of pregnant woman

    Posted May 29th 2014, 09:15pm by Reuters

    ... of one of the country’s top courts, his spokesman said on Thursday. Farzana Iqbal, 25, was attacked on Tuesday, police said, because she had married the man she loved. Her husband said that police did nothing during the 15 minutes the violence lasted outside Lahore High Court. “I begged them to help us but they said, this is not our duty,” Muhammed Iqbal told Reuters. “I took off my ...

  10. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan government refuses to order Musharraf treason trial

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 07:28pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Islamabad Pakistan’s caretaker government on Monday refused to put former military ruler Pervez Musharraf on trial for treason, telling the Supreme Court ... not in the mandate of the caretaker government for the following,” it said in a statement to the court. The statement was read out as the Supreme Court hears a petition from lawyers demanding that Musharraf ...




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