World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 24, 2014
Pakistan has appealed to Afghan president Hamid Karzai to issue a pardon to a journalist facing a four-year jail term in Afghanistan for "contacting terrorists".
India | Reported by Nidhi Razdan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday July 18, 2014
Pakistan today said it needs "hard evidence" to put terror mastermind Hafiz Saeed in jail. "We can't put him in jail just to please everyone," said Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit today.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 25, 2014
In a goodwill gesture, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today ordered the release of 151 Indian fishermen and 57 boats, a day ahead of the visit of his visit to India to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 18, 2014
A British mother of three was today sentenced to life after a Pakistan court found her guilty of trying to smuggle 63kg of heroin out of the country.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 1, 2014
A Pakistani anti-terrorism court has sentenced two persons to death and awarded life imprisonment to four others for killing a journalist.
India | NDTV.com | Monday February 24, 2014
Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal was inspired by Al Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden and showed his videos to young men to motivate them to sacrifice their lives in the name of 'jihad', according to the chargesheet filed by the National Inv...
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 22, 2014
Pakistan today raised with India the issue of the reported death of a Pakistani prisoner and sought an investigation into the matter.
India | Agencies | Wednesday June 4, 2014
A Pakistani prisoner was morning found hanging inside a jail here, an official said. Jail superintendent Harish Kotwal said Showkat Ali used a scarf to hang himself from the iron bars of a toilet window.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 4, 2014
India has asked its mission in Islamabad to find out the details about the death of an Indian fisherman in a Karachi jail.
India | Edited by Nadim Asrar (with PTI inputs) | Tuesday February 4, 2014
An Indian prisoner has been found dead in a prison in Karachi. He has been identified as a fisherman named Kishore Bhagwan, according to Pakistani media.
Press Trust of India | Sunday February 2, 2014
Umar Akmal was jailed on charges of thrashing a traffic warden who stopped him for violating a signal. The Pakistan cricketer alleges that he was abused and slapped.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 1, 2014
Close on the heels of arrest of five SIMI activists in the state last week, four suspected operatives of the banned organisation were apprehended by the Madhya Pradesh ATS and Counter Terrorist Group in Ujjain late last night.
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 15, 2013
A Pakistani court has handed down 50 years imprisonment to a 13-year-old boy for killing an under-trial prisoner in court premises earlier this year.
World | Reuters | Sunday December 8, 2013
Pakistan's military, widely regarded as enjoying impunity, partially complied with a Supreme Court ruling on Saturday by producing some of the hundreds of prisoners.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday November 28, 2013
Belongings of Sarabjit Singh, an Indian prisoner who was murdered in Lahore's high-security Kot Lakhpat jail in May this year, were handed over to his family on Thursday.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 26, 2013
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan and Home Minister RR Patil today paid tributes to martyrs at a Police Memorial in Mumbai on the fifth anniversary of the Mumbai terror attacks.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday November 25, 2013
Pakistan today handed over to Indian officials 36 items belonging to death row prisoner Sarabjit Singh.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday October 28, 2013
Pakistan will hand over the personal belongings of Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh, who died after a brutal attack inside a jail five months ago.
Press Trust of India | Thursday October 10, 2013
Filmmaker Subhash Ghai is planning to make a film on slain Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh, who spent 22-years in a Pakistan jail on espionage charges.
World | Reuters | Wednesday October 9, 2013
The Afghan Taliban said on Wednesday Pakistan has not freed their former second-in-command, Mullah Baradar, as promised and that his health is deteriorating in prison.