Articles Tagged 'Pakistan'
Pervez Musharraf: Pakistan ex-leader sentenced to death for treason
General Pervez Musharraf, Pakistan’s former military leader, has been sentenced to death at a special court hearing in Islamabad.
The three-member court sentenced him over… READ MORE
Pakistan reacts to India’s revoking of Kashmir’s special status amid rising tensions
Pakistan has blamed India for illegally scrapping Kashmir’s special status, as tensions rise between the two nations.
On Monday, Pakistan government said that New Delhi’s… READ MORE
Overturned blasphemy conviction of Christian woman blindsides Imran Khan’s Pakistani government
LAHORE, Pakistan — It was already an eventful first 100 days for Prime Minister Imran Khan, the onetime cricket star who broke the mold of… READ MORE
Pakistan blasphemy case: Asia Bibi freed from jail
Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy after spending eight years on death row, has been freed from prison.
Last week’s Supreme Court… READ MORE
Pakistan’s High Court Acquits Asia Bibi, Christian Woman On Death Row For Blasphemy
Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Wednesday announced the acquittal of Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Catholic woman who was convicted and sentenced to death in 2010 for… READ MORE
Pakistan’s new prime minister: Khan he do it?
Pakistan’s July 25 election, which brought the former cricket star Imran Khan into power as prime minister, was a landmark event.
It marked the second… READ MORE
Trump withholding $255M in aid to Pakistan, as he accuses country of giving ‘safe haven’ to terrorists
The Trump administration has decided to withhold millions in military aid to Pakistan as the president accuses the Muslim-majority nation of harboring terrorists and telling… READ MORE
Suicide bombers attack church in Pakistan’s Quetta before Christmas, killing nine
QUETTA, Pakistan/ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Two suicide bombers stormed a packed Christian church in southwestern Pakistan on Sunday, killing at least nine people and wounding up… READ MORE
Pakistan Criticized for ‘Surrendering’ to Protesting Islamist GroupISLAMABAD —
A controversial deal the government in Pakistan struck with an Islamist group Monday has forced the federal law minister out of office and… READ MORE
Trump administration slams Pakistan’s release of Hafiz Saeed
The White House Saturday slammed Pakistan’s release of a U.S.-wanted militant, calling it a “step in the wrong direction” that will damage America’s relations with… READ MORE