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Pakistani held for forcing Hindu girl to marry him


August 7th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 7 (IANS) A Muslim man in Pakistan has been arrested after a Hindu girl rejected his claim that she had converted to Islam and married him, Dawn reported.She ... Read more...

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Musharraf told to appear before court for 2007 bloodshed


February 24th, 2012 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 24 (IANS) Former president Pervez Musharraf has been directed to appear before the Sindh High Court April 7 for violence in Karachi May 12, 2007, a media ... Read more...

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Kaneria not cleared, say ICC and PCB


February 20th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 20 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) and the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said Monday that leg-spinner Danish Kaneria was never cleared for his alleged involvement in match-fixing ... Read more...

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Court allows Haqqani to travel abroad


January 30th, 2012 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 30 (IANS) Pakistan's former envoy to the US Husain Haqqani was Monday permitted to travel abroad by the Supreme Court, which is probing a memo sent to ... Read more...

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Kaneria frustrated over delay in court hearing


September 27th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Sep 27 (IANS) Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria says courts are frustrating all his attempts to get back to international cricket by delaying hearings in the spot-fixing case.The Sindh High ... Read more...

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Senior players leak information: Pakistan manager


July 6th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, July 6 (IANS) Pakistan cricket team manager Intikhab Alam has accused some senior players of leaking sensitive information to the media.Naming former captain Shahid Afridi, Intikhab said in a ... Read more...

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Afridi eager to return to cricket


June 22nd, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, June 22 (IANS) Shahid Afridi left for London Wednesday to launch his career as a 'retired' player when he will make his debut for Hampshire in a Friends Pro-T20 ... Read more...

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Afridi to get NOC to play for Hampshire


June 15th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, June 15 (IANS) Former Pakistan cricket captain Shahid Afridi was all set to receive a No Objection Certificate from the country's cricket board to play in an ongoing English ... Read more...

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Karachi killing: Four Rangers to be presented in court


June 13th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 13 (IANS) Four Pakistani paramilitary personnel would be presented Monday in an anti-terrorism court in Karachi for their involvement in the killing of an unarmed man allegedly caught ... Read more...

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Court defers hearing on Afridi’s case against PCB


June 9th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, June 9 (IANS) Shahid Afridi will have to wait for another week before he gets to know whether he can feature in the English Twenty20 league as the Sindh ... Read more...

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Court stays PCB’s disciplinary proceedings against Afridi (Lead)


June 7th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, June 7 (IANS) The Sindh High Court Tuesday stayed the Pakistan Cricket Board's disciplinary proceedings against former captain Shahid Afridi, and asked the PCB and the Pakistan sports ministry ... Read more...

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Afridi takes PCB to court for suspending him


June 7th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, June 7 (IANS) Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi Tuesday began a court battle against the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) when he filed a petition in the Sindh High Court ... Read more...

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68 Pakistan high court judges’ post vacant


April 12th, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 12 (IANS) As many as 68 posts of high court judges were lying vacant in Pakistan, a minister has revealed.Law Minister Babar Awan told the National Assembly Monday ... Read more...

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Gilani accepts Manmohan’s invite for World Cup semifinal (Lead)


March 27th, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 27 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has accepted an invitation from his Indian counterpart Manmohan Singh to watch the cricket World Cup semifinal between the ... Read more...

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Change India-Pakistan match venue: Petition in Karachi court


March 27th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad/New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) A petition has been filed in a Karachi court seeking that the India-Pakistan World Cup semi-final match be shifted out of India to a ... Read more...

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Zardari proposes to reappoint Deedar Shah as NAB Chairman


March 12th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 12(ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has proposed to reappoint Justice (retired) Syed Deedar Hussain Shah as National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman after the Supreme Court ordered him to relinquish ... Read more...

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Two killed in Karachi during PPP strike


March 11th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar 11(ANI): At least two people were killed and several others wounded in gunfire incidents in Karachi as a strike called by the Pakistan People's Party was being observed across Sindh ... Read more...

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Sindh HC directs probe agency to act lawfully on treason petition against Musharraf


March 8th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar 8(ANI): The Sindh High Court has directed Pakistan's Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to act lawfully on a treason petition filed against former military ruler Pervez Musharraf.The court issued the ... Read more...

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Vigilante justice haunts Pakistani women, says daily


January 25th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 25 (IANS) Vigilante justice is haunting women in Pakistan, a leading daily said Tuesday adding: "Aside from violating human rights, these are blatantly extrajudicial actions that cannot go unpunished in ... Read more...

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Zardari’s dual office legality challenged in Pak court


November 11th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 11(ANI): A petition has been filed in the Sindh High Court against Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari over the legality of holding two offices of interest.According to the daily ... Read more...

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Pak judiciary not at war with executive: Justice Ramday


October 19th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 19 (ANI): Responding to news reports about an alleged standoff between the government and the judiciary, Justice Khalilur Rehman Ramday has said that the judiciary has not waged any ... Read more...

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Pak SHC disposes off petition seeking high treason trial against Musharraf


October 14th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 14 (ANI): The Sindh High Court (SHC) has disposed off a petition seeking to initiate a high treason trial against former President Pervez Musharraf.Headed by SHC Chief Justice Sarmad ... Read more...

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SHC reserves judgment on Musharraf treason trial till Oct 14


October 12th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct 12 (ANI): The Sindh High Court (SHC) has reserved its judgment for two days over a petition seeking to initiate a high treason trial against former President Pervez Musharraf. ... Read more...

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Musharraf’s party formally launched in Islamabad


September 20th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 20(ANI): Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf's party, the All Pakistan Muslim League (APML), has been formally launched during a ceremony held in Islamabad.Addressing the ceremony, Musharraf's spokesman Muhammad Ali ... Read more...

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Petition moved for Pak Interior Minister Malik’s disqualification


September 8th, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Sept 7 (ANI): A petition has been submitted in the Sindh High Court (SHC) in Pakistan, seeking disqualification of the country's Interior Minister, Rehman Malik, as his conviction in corruption references ... Read more...

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Musharraf to formally launch new party in September, says spokesperson


August 28th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug. 28 (ANI): In a bid to capitalise on the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) led government's dipping popularity due to its slow response to the catastrophic floods, former Pakistan President ... Read more...

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‘Serious risks’ force Musharraf to postpone return to Pakistan


August 16th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Aug 16(ANI): In what can be seen as a setback for former Pakistan President General Pervez Musharraf's political ambitions, it is being reported that he will not come back to ... Read more...

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Sindh High Court declares Musharraf a ‘proclaimed offender’


August 10th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Aug 10(ANI): The Sindh High Court (SHC) has declared former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf a proclaimed offender for not appearing in court despite several notices.A division bench of the court, ... Read more...

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Sindh High Court issues notices to Musharraf, Interior Ministry over May 2007 carnage


May 15th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, May 15 (ANI): The Sindh High Court (SHC) has issued notices to former President General Pervez Musharraf and the Interior Ministry on a petition seeking their nomination as respondents in ... Read more...

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Zardari’s electoral eligibility cannot be challenged by any court or authority: SHC


May 13th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, May 13 (ANI): Backing the electoral validity of President Asif Ali Zardari, the Sindh High Court (SHC) has observed that it can not be challenged before any court of law or ... Read more...

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Pak human rights organisation appeal for early repatriation of two Indian fisherboys


May 11th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, May 11 (ANI): A Pakistan human rights organisation, the Society for the Protection of the Rights of the Child (SPARC), has appealed the government and other higher authorities to make ... Read more...

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Pak court directs agencies to free two ‘juvenile’ Indian fishermen


April 22nd, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Apr.22 (ANI): A Karachi Judicial Magistrate has directed the concerned authorities to release the two young Indian fishermen, who were arrested for violating Pakistan's water limits in December last year.The local ... Read more...

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Dalit families in Sindh a harrased lot


March 4th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar.4 (ANI): Sudden increase in violent activities and abduction has forced several Dalit families in Sindh province's Tharparkar District to shift to safer places.As many as 65 Dalit families have reportedly ... Read more...

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Pak FIA in trouble for ‘double standards’ over Lollywood starlet Meera


January 19th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan.19 (ANI): Letting controversial actress Meera escape the hands of law has landed Pakistan's Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) in trouble, as a petition has been filed in the Sindh High Court ... Read more...

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Musharraf: Will return when time is right


December 26th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 26 (IANS) Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf, currently on a lecture tour of Europe, has said he will return home when the time is right. "I will surely return ... Read more...

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