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Mubasher Bukhari

Pakistan arrests four aides of alleged mastermind of Mumbai terror attacks

10 Oct 2019

LAHORE Pakistani authorities on Thursday arrested four aides of Islamist leader Hafiz Saeed, the suspected mastermind of a four-day militant attack on the Indian city of Mumbai in 2008, on terrorism financing charges, counter-terrorism police said.

Brother found guilty of 'honor killing' of Pakistan social media star

27 Sep 2019

LAHORE A Pakistan court on Friday convicted the brother of social media star Qandeel Baloch of her murder, a 2016 killing that sparked a change in laws and ignited fierce debate over the prevalence of 'honor killings' of women.

Brother found guilty of 'honour killing' of Pakistan social media star

27 Sep 2019

LAHORE A Pakistan court on Friday convicted the brother of social media star Qandeel Baloch of her murder, a 2016 killing that sparked a change in laws and ignited fierce debate over the prevalence of 'honour killings' of women.

Brother found guilty of 'honour killing' of Pakistan social media star

27 Sep 2019

LAHORE, Sept 27 A Pakistan court on Friday convicted the brother of social media star Qandeel Baloch of her murder, a 2016 killing that sparked a change in laws and ignited fierce debate over the prevalence of 'honour killings' of women.

Twenty suspects held in child serial killer investigation in Pakistan

24 Sep 2019

CHUNIAN, PAKISTAN Pakistani police have detained 20 suspects as they investigate the possibility of a serial killer being behind the suspected murder and sexual assault of three boys in a district which has a history of child abuse and abduction. | Video

Indian pilgrim corridor to Pakistan Sikh temple planned for November opening

16 Sep 2019

KARTARPUR, Pakistan A corridor for Indian Sikh pilgrims travelling to a holy temple in Pakistan will open in November, in time for one of the religion's most sacred festivals.

Pakistan cuts last remaining transport link to India over Kashmir dispute

10 Aug 2019

ISLAMABAD/LAHORE Pakistan said on Saturday it had cancelled a bus linking Lahore with India's capital New Delhi, the last remaining public transport link between the neighbours divided by a dispute over the Kashmir region.

Pakistan court remands opposition leader to custody on graft charges

09 Aug 2019

LAHORE Some supporters of Pakistan's largest opposition party threw punches on Friday in clashes with police as a top leader, Maryam Nawaz, was remanded to custody on corruption charges filed by a national anti-graft agency.

Pakistan opposition leader Maryam Nawaz arrested in graft probe

08 Aug 2019

LAHORE/ISLAMABAD Pakistan's anti-corruption bureau arrested opposition leader Maryam Nawaz on Thursday, the agency and a spokeswoman for her political party said, the latest high-profile detention of a member of the Sharif political dynasty.

Former Pakistani PM Abbasi arrested by anti-graft agency

18 Jul 2019

LAHORE, Pakistan Pakistan's anti-corruption agency arrested former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Thursday, prompting opposition accusations that the government was trying to silence criticism.

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