Islamabad, May 5 (IANS) Pakistan's new National Judicial Policy mandates a three-month time frame for deciding criminal cases, while cases attracting the death penalty have to be resolved in six months.
Tuesday, May 05, 2009 5:22:14 PM
Islamabad, May 5 (IANS) The Pakistani government had 'shot itself in the foot' with the controversial Swat deal, an editorial in a leading English daily said Tuesday, while another said the pact was 'never likely to make it past infancy'.
Tuesday, May 05, 2009 3:59:54 PM
Karachi, May 5 (IANS) The Pakistani community in United Arab Emirates (UAE) has protested against the 'wild ways' of some of the Pakistani cricketers during the recently-concluded one-day-series against Australia there, media reports said.
Tuesday, May 05, 2009 3:48:45 PM
Islamabad, May 5 (IANS) The residents of Swat in Pakistan's troubled northwest were Tuesday asked to move to safer areas as the Pakistani military seemed to be opening a third front against the Taliban, which violated a controversial peace accord in the area.
Tuesday, May 05, 2009 2:08:41 PM
Islamabad, May 5 (DPA) A suicide bomber attacked a security checkpost in Pakistan's north-west Tuesday, killing at least five people and wounding several more, police said.
Tuesday, May 05, 2009 12:45:51 PM
Islamabad, May 5 (DPA) At least four soldiers were killed Tuesday and more than a dozen people, including schoolchildren, were injured in a suicide car bombing in north-western Pakistan, police said.
Tuesday, May 05, 2009 9:46:25 AM
Islamabad, May 4 (IANS) The provincial government in Pakistan's troubled northwest alone can appoint judges under the Sharia laws imposed in the region, a minister asserted Monday.
Monday, May 04, 2009 9:55:16 PM
Islamabad, May 4 (IANS) The Taliban in Pakistan's restive northwest are using civilians as human shields to forestall the security forces action against them, the military said Monday as six soldiers and 10 militants were killed in the fighting.
Monday, May 04, 2009 8:32:32 PM
Islamabad, May 4 (IANS) Pakistan's ordnance factories are executing orders worth Rs.6.4 billion ($80 million) and the country has achieved self-sufficiency in the production of arms and ammunition, a top official said Monday.
Monday, May 04, 2009 7:19:16 PM
Karachi, May 4 (IANS) Pakistan Monday snubbed its three Indian Cricket League (ICL) players while announcing the 15-man squad for next month's World Twenty20 Championship in England.
Monday, May 04, 2009 6:57:29 PM
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