India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 4, 2015
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today condoled the passing away of renowned poet-philosopher Allama Muhammad Iqbal's son Javed Iqbal, a former chief justice of the Lahore High Court.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 3, 2015
A Pakistani court today dismissed a petition seeking a permanent ban on release of Indian films in the country, days after the same court banned the screening of "Phantom" on a petition by Jamaat-ud-Dawah chief and Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed.
Press Trust of India | Friday August 21, 2015
Lahore High Court judge Justice Shahid Bilal Hassan issued the order to ban the release of the film, starring Saif Ali Khan and Katrina Kaif, in the theaters in Pakistan after hearing the arguments of Hafiz Saeed's counsel and the government law officer
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 20, 2015
A Pakistani court today banned the release of Bollywood movie "Phantom" in the country on a plea filed by JuD chief and Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 13, 2015
26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed-led Jamat-ud Dawa (JuD) is on Pakistan's list of 'suspected' organisations and the government is monitoring its activities, a senior minister has said.
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 11, 2015
Acting on Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief and Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed's plea seeking a ban on the release of Bollywood movie "Phantom", a Pakistani court today issued notices to the federal and Punjab government as well as the censor board asking them to reply to the petition.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 9, 2015
Pakistan today ordered the setting up of a judicial commission to investigate the alleged sex abuse of 280 children in a village bordering India.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday August 5, 2015
The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Wednesday rejected all applications challenging the 18th and 21st constitutional amendments, ruling in favour of the establishment of military courts in the country.
Press Trust of India | Sunday June 14, 2015
In 2009, Pakistan Cricket Board deducted a fine amount of Rs seven million from Shoaib Akhtar's annual earnings and banned him for 18 months for violating his contract. But after the fast bowler filed a petition, the Lahore High Court directed the Board to return the deducted fine amount.
Press Trust of India | Thursday May 21, 2015
Shoaib Akhtar was fined seven million rupees and banned for five years by the Pakistan Cricket Board in 2008 for violating the players code of conduct.
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 13, 2015
A Pakistani court holding the trial of seven Mumbai attack accused, including mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, today adjourned the hearing till May 20 without any further progress in the case.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 5, 2015
Mumbai terror attack mastermind Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi has requested a Pakistani court to exempt him from having to appear in person, citing security reasons, local media reported on Tuesday.
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 14, 2015
A function to mark the 96th anniversary of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre was organised here today with the Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan's message being read out, saying such events can reduce enmity between the two countries.
Who Said What | Saturday April 11, 2015
India has strongly protested against the Lahore High Court's decision to release 26/11 mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi from prison. As the dangerous terrorist walks a free man in Pakistan, following are some significant reactions on the issue:
World News | Agencies | Saturday April 11, 2015
Indian High Commissioner TCS Raghavan today met Pakistan Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry to lodge protest over the release of 26/11 mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi from a jail in Pakistan. Home Minister Rajnath Singh had eralier condemned Lakhvi's release saying, "This is a serious setback, it's deeply disappointing."
World News | Agencies | Thursday April 9, 2015
A court in Pakistan has ordered that Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, the mastermind of the Mumbai terror attacks, must be released from prison.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 20, 2015
A Pakistani court today dismissed the plea of Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi against his detention under a public security act, keeping the mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai attack in jail till mid-April.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 9, 2015
A Pakistani court today upheld the death sentence handed to a former police bodyguard for murdering a provincial governor who sought reform of blasphemy laws.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 23, 2014
The leader of a banned Pakistani sectarian militant group is set to walk free from jail, officials said Tuesday, even as the government considers "radical changes" to tackle militancy after a Taliban school massacre.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 23, 2014
The Lahore High Court's (LHC) Rawalpindi bench on Monday suspended the convictions of five prisoners who were handed the death penalty for involvement in an attack on an army camp in Gujrat in Punjab province in 2012.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday August 14, 2014
The Pakistani capital braced for political unrest Thursday as two opposition leaders vowed to defy a court order and march on the city for a major protest aimed at bringing down the government.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 11, 2014
Just days after his organisation was declared a terror outfit by the US, Jamaat-ud-Dawah chief Hafiz Saeed, who orchestrated the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, addressed a seminar at the Lahore High Court spewing venom on India and America.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 6, 2014
A Pakistani court on Saturday indicted five men, including a father and two brothers, for the brutal murder of a woman bludgeoned to death for marrying against their wishes.
World News | Reuters | Thursday May 29, 2014
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has demanded to know why police apparently stood by while a pregnant woman was stoned and beaten to death by her family.