Pakistan defeats India in UK court in Hyderabad Fund case
A British high court on Tuesday rejected an Indian attempt to strike out Pakistan’s claim to the Hyderabad Fund,...
Mushtaq Raisani corruption case: Court extends remand of 2 suspects
 An accountability court earlier today extended the remand of two suspects in the Mushtaq Raisani corruption case. According to...
Vani: 5 Jirga members arrested
 Oghi police have registered a criminal case against at least 15 jirga members, including a prayer leader, for giving a...
Pakistan defeats India in UK court in Hyderabad Fund case
A British high court on Tuesday rejected an Indian attempt to strike out Pakistan’s claim to the Hyderabad Fund, an amount of £35 million transferred to Pakistan by Osman Ali Khan, the 7th Nizam of the former princely state of Hyderabad, before its forcible annexation to India. India had... Read more
Mushtaq Raisani corruption case: Court extends remand of 2 suspects
 An accountability court earlier today extended the remand of two suspects in the Mushtaq Raisani corruption case. According to details, contractor Sohail Majeed and executive engineer Tariq Ali’s remand was extended by the court for fourteen days each. Justice Majeed Nasir presided over the hearing of the case in... Read more
Vani: 5 Jirga members arrested
 Oghi police have registered a criminal case against at least 15 jirga members, including a prayer leader, for giving a minor girl as vani to strike a compromise between the rival families in a remote village of Oghi tehsil earlier yesterday. “We have arrested five of the jirga members while... Read more
Haleema murder case: Suspected killer  reveals all
Rizwan, the prime suspect in the Haleema bibi murder case, made shocking revelations upon being interrogated by police earlier today. According to details, Rizwan confessed to killing Haleema and then dropping off her three-year old son Abdullah at the Edhi centre. Rizwan also stated that he had drugged Haleema before killing her... Read more
Fake degrees case: Karachi court rejects bail plea of 9 Axact employees
A local court earlier today rejected bail pleas of nine Axact employees in a hearing pertaining to the fake degrees case. Additional District and Sessions Judge South rejected the bail pleas of nine employees of Axact. The suspects include Shoaib Sheikh, Waqas Atiq, Zeeshan Anwar as well as others.... Read more
Price hike case: LHC issues notice to Punjab govt
The Lahore High Court issued a formal notice to the Punjab government during the proceedings of a case pertaining to the expected rise in prices of commodities during the month of Ramazan. According to details, the Lahore High Court issued a notice to the government for May 21 in... Read more
Suspect sent on remand in Delhi Colony murder case
Karachi: A judicial magistrate remanded on Friday a suspect into police custody for a week in a case pertaining to the mysterious death of a woman. Haleema was found dead in her flat in Delhi Colony on Tuesday while her five-year-old son was left at Edhi Centre by a man,... Read more
Hajj corruption case: Former federal minister sentenced to 16 years in prison
Islamabad: A special court on Friday, sentenced former federal minister for religious affairs Hamid Saeed Kazmi to 16 years in prison. While Kazmi was sentenced to 16 years in prison by a court in Islamabad, Director General (DG) Hajj Rao Shakeel was sentenced to 40 years. Former additional secretary religious... Read more
KU: Yet another inquiry into sexual harassment begins
Two students and three teachers earlier yesterday recorded their statements in a sexual harassment case, which was reported on the Karachi University campus more than a year ago. Sources claimed that it was the first hearing of the case held by a non-KU staff member. “Sindh education department official Aziz... Read more
Private schools case: IHC declares govt’s notification void
The Islamabad High Court issued its brief verdict regarding the increase in fees charged by private schools today morning. According to details, the Islamabad High Court dismissed the government’s notification against the increase in fees charged by private schools and declared it as void. The Islamabad High Court termed... Read more
Police believe they have strong case against transgender’s ‘killer’
Police presented the alleged killer of Alisha, a transgender, to the media and believed that her dying statement directly charging him made it a strong case against the suspect. Alisha, a transgender and also an activist, was allegedly shot dead by her partner Fazal Gujjar on May 22. Within... Read more
Lal Masjid’s Ghazi murder case: Musharraf declared wanted
 A detailed court order issued in Islamabad declared former Pakistani President and Chief of Army Staff General (r) Pervez Musharraf wanted in the Abdul Rashid Ghazi murder case. According to details, the written decision which declares Musharraf wanted is a two-paged verdict. Additional Sessions judge Pervaiz-ul-Qadir wrote the decision in... Read more
Five ‘IS-linked’ navy officers get death sentence in dockyard attack case
Islamabad: A Navy tribunal sentenced five officers to death in the Sept 6, 2014, Karachi Naval Dockyard attack case, father of one of the convicts said on Monday. Retired Major Saeed Ahmed said that in a trial his son, Sub-Lieutenant Hammad Ahmed, and four other naval officers had been... Read more
Imran Farooq case: UK’s elite Scotland Yard team to meet FIA officials
A six-member Scotland Yard team has arrived in Pakistan to meet with senior officials of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) with regard to the Imran Farooq murder case. According to details, the Scotland Yard team arrived in Islamabad today morning and are expected to visit FIA headquarters today. The Scotland Yard... Read more