World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 17, 2015
Pakistan today hanged a terrorist of a banned anti-Shiite outfit in Lahore after a court upheld the death penalty awarded to him, taking the number of executions in the country since the lifting of the moratorium on capital punishment to 20.
World News | Agencies | Friday January 9, 2015
A lower court in Pakistan granted bail to top Lashkar-e-Taiba commander and 26/11 Mumbai attacks mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi in an abduction case. But as per the Pakistan Supreme Court order, Lakhvi will remain in jail.
World News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday January 7, 2015
One of the masterminds of 26/11, Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi cannot leave jail, Pakistan's Supreme Court said today.
India News | Reported by Nidhi Razdan (with inputs from Agencies) | Monday December 29, 2014
India has reacted strongly to the possibility that 26/11 mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi could leave jail today after a Pakistan court cancelled government orders to keep him in prison after he was granted bail earlier this month.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday December 27, 2014
A Pakistani man was sentenced to 26 years in jail for making two hoax calls to police claiming he had planted bombs in crowded public places, prosecutors said on Saturday.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 27, 2014
Fearing a possible jail break, Pakistan's provincial government of Balochistan has shifted 24 high profile prisoners to Central Jail Mach from District Jail Quetta.
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 | Agencies | Sunday December 21, 2014
Four Pakistani terror convicts on death row were reportedly executed at a jail in Faisalabad today, after the government ended a moratorium on the death penalty earlier this week.
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen; edited by Mala Das | Wednesday December 17, 2014
After the massive terror strike at a Pakistan school in which over 130 children were killed, the Centre has asked all state governments to ensure adequate security is provided at public places including malls and schools.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 13, 2014
A 30-year-old Indian fisherman has been found dead under mysterious circumstances in a jail in Karachi, prompting Pakistani authorities to order a probe into the death.
India News | Siddharth Ranjan Das | Monday December 8, 2014
Five terrorists who escaped in October from a jail in Madhya Pradesh could be planning to carry out terror attacks on behalf of Pakistan's ISI, said sources.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday November 26, 2014
A Pakistan court on Tuesday sentenced the owner of the country's biggest media group to 26 years in prison for broadcasting a show it said was blasphemous.
World News | mid-day.com | Wednesday November 26, 2014
An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan on Tuesday awarded 26-year jail term to owner of the country's major media group for airing "blasphemous contents" during a TV programme.
World News | Reuters | Saturday September 13, 2014
A court in Pakistan ordered on Saturday that 100 opposition activists be sent to jail for holding illegal protests and other violations, prompting a tense confrontation between demonstrators and police in the centre of the capital.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 31, 2014
The wife of an Indian fisherman, who died in a Pakistan jail last month, has raised question over delay in informing Indian authorities about the death.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday August 4, 2014
Mohammad Aamir was found guilty of spot-fixing during a Test at Lord's in 2010 with two team-mates, spent three months in a British jail and was banned in 2011 from the game by the International Cricket Council.
World News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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.