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Four other suspects in killing of North Korean Kim Jong Nam named in court

Four other suspects in killing of North Korean Kim Jong Nam named in court

New Video Shows Kim Jong Nam’s Accused Killers Knew They Had Poison, Police Say The women accused of murdering the half-brother of North Korea’s dictator hurried to separate restrooms immediately after smearing liquid on his face Previously unreleased airport security video shows that the women accused of murdering the half-brother of North Korea’s dictator hurried […]

Court orders repatriation of 350 Indian fishermen

Court orders repatriation of 350 Indian fishermen

By Zubair Ashraf KARACHI:  A court in Karachi on Tuesday ordered repatriation of 350 Indian fishermen after they pleaded guilty of fishing in Pakistani territorial waters. Judicial magistrate Salman Amjad Siddiqui visited the district jail in Malir to indict the fishermen, who have been detained since January 27. Cases were registered against them under Sections 3/4 […]

Sisters move court after marriages threatened

Sisters move court after marriages threatened

Our Correspondent LAHORE: Husbands threatened two sisters with divorce after a cyber criminal uploaded their pictures on fake Facebook profiles. The two victims of this crime reached a district and sessions court to seek the filing of a case against unidentified suspects. Nabila, a petitioner, said in the plea that they sought the immediate arrest of […]

FBI obtained court order to monitor ex-Trump adviser in Russia probe

FBI obtained court order to monitor ex-Trump adviser in Russia probe

By Reuters The FBI secured a court order in 2016 to secretly surveil the communications of Carter Page, a foreign policy adviser to Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, as the agency investigates possible ties between the campaign and Russia, the Washington Post reported on Tuesday. Citing law enforcement and other US officials the Post reported that […]

Philippine court upholds guilty verdict on US Marine in transgender woman’s killing

Philippine court upholds guilty verdict on US Marine in transgender woman’s killing

by: Agencies     MANILA, PHILIPPINES:  The Philippine Court of Appeals has upheld a guilty verdict on a US Marine for killing a transgender woman nearly three years ago, a case that stirred debate over the US military presence in its former colony. A lower court had found Lance Corporal Joseph Scott Pemberton guilty of […]

Historic decision: Court refers three cases to LCCI for mediation

Historic decision: Court refers three cases to LCCI for mediation

By Our Correspondent LAHORE: In what appears to be a monumental moment for Pakistan’s business community, the Lahore High Court (LHC) referred three disputes to the Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) for mediation. In only two hours, one case was resolved amicably, while the other two were under process. It is expected that this […]

Newborn kidnapping case: court remands 11 suspects to police custody

Newborn kidnapping case: court remands 11 suspects to police custody

Eleven suspects arrested in connection with the kidnapping of a newborn child in Karachi were presented in court on Saturday. According to police, the main suspect, a woman named Musarat Anwar Khan, had admitted to the crime and a First Investigation Report against her and all her accomplices has been registered at the Orangi Town […]

India’s SC favours out-of-court settlement for Ayodhya dispute NEW DELHI: The new Hindu hardline chief minister of Uttar Pradesh promised on Tuesday to work impartially for all communities and the Supreme Court, in an apparently unrelated move, offered him a chance to show his constitutional credentials, suggesting that the Ayodhya dispute be settled amicably between […]

India’s top court urges negotiated settlement to end Babri Masjid dispute

India’s top court urges negotiated settlement to end Babri Masjid dispute

India’s top court urges negotiated settlement to end Babri Masjid dispute Web Desk NEW DELHI: India’s top court on Tuesday urged all parties in the Babri Masjid – Ram Mandir dispute to resolve matters through a negotiated settlement. The Indian chief justice J S Khekhar said he was ready to sit as an arbitrator in […]

Court gives 2 Indian rivers same rights as a human

Court gives 2 Indian rivers same rights as a human

Court gives 2 Indian rivers same rights as a human NEW DELHI – A court in northern India has granted the same legal rights as a human to the Ganges and Yamuna rivers, considered sacred by nearly a billion Indians. The Uttaranchal High Court in Uttarakhand state ruled Monday that the two rivers be accorded […]

Islamabad High Court acquits former religious affairs minister in Hajj corruption case

Islamabad High Court acquits former religious affairs minister in Hajj corruption case

ISLAMABAD:  The Islamabad High Court (IHC) hearing the Hajj corruption case on Monday acquitted former Religious Affairs Minister Hamid Saeed Kazmi, Rao Shakeel and Raja Aftabul Islam, suspending an earlier decision of a special trial court that had sentenced them to prison.On March 3, 2016, a special court had sentenced Hamid to 16 years in […]

Sattar should be presented in court on Monday, orders ATC

Sattar should be presented in court on Monday, orders ATC

Sattar should be presented in court on Monday, orders ATC An Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) once again declared MQM’s Farooq Sattar an absconder in multiple cases on Saturday and ordered that he be presented before the ATC on March 20. In the hearing of a case involving Sattar and various other MQM leaders who were charged […]