Mumtaz Qadri indicted in Suleman Taseer assassination case

Anti Terrorism Court (ATC) Rawalpindi has indicted Mumtaz Qadri accused in former governor Punjab Suleman Taseer assassination case.

Judge Ikhlaq Ahmad of ATC No 2 Rawalpindi heard the case in Adiala Jail here on Monday.

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A slippery slope

If a newspaper wanted to cover match-fixing, the last person they would ask to report the story is a Pakistani cricketer. No media organisation with a semblance of sense would expect a person to provide unbiased reporting on his greatest revenue stream. It is called conflict of interest and should govern every facet of journalism, . . . → Read More: A slippery slope

Police target top official in Delhi Games probe

Indian police said Thursday they had registered a case against the director-general of the Delhi Commonwealth Games, the most senior organiser of the tainted event named in a widening graft probe.

Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) spokeswoman Vineeta Thakur told AFP that police had registered a first information report against V.K. Verma, the first step . . . → Read More: Police target top official in Delhi Games probe

Sialkot lynching: Deceased brothers’ parents threatened

Parents of the two brothers who were lynched earlier this year in Sialkot have been threatened with dire consequences if they do not withdraw the case.

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Ex CJ LHC, CM Punjab named in lawyers’ torture case

Just one day after retirement of Kh Sharif as Lahore High Court chief justice, the Lahore Bar Association has nominated him, along with Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, in a case of torture on lawyers.

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