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Missing Malir courts staffers: ISI DG ordered to submit statement by 28th

KARACHI – The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Wednesday ordered the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) director general (DG) to submit a statement on two missing employees of the Malir District Courts by April 28. A division bench comprising Justices Maqbool Baqar and Ghulam Sarwar Korai was hearing the disappearance case of Shafqat Brohi and Agha Yasir, who were allegedly abducted on February 22.
After Brohi and Yasir went missing, SHC Chief Justice Mushir Alam took suo motu notice of

ATC records statement of Taseer’s cousin

RAWALPINDI – An Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) hearing Salmaan Taseer murder case on Saturday recorded the statement of Salman Ghani, a cousin of the slain Punjab governor.
Salman had received Taseer’s body after postmortem. However, the ATC could not record the statements of Islamabad Magistrate Muhammad Ali Randhawa and Sheryar Taseer, son of Taseer.
The court accepted a plea by Malik Mumtaz Hussain Qadri, the self-confessed assassin of Salmaan Taseer, to submit a written

Law Ministry seeks statement of key ZAB case witness

ISLAMABAD – Senior consultant to the Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Ministry, Arif Chaudhry on Friday wrote a letter to the District Magistrate Islamabad seeking certified copy of the statement of Masood Mahmood, an ‘approver’ in the case of former Prime Minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto (ZAB).
In a one-page letter to the District Magistrate Islamabad, Arif Chaudhry stated that FIR No. 402 was registered against then prime minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto on November 11, 1974

Politicians decry statement on match-fixing

ISLAMABAD – Strongly disapproving the demoralising statement by Interior Minister Rehman Malik about the Pakistani cricket team, various political parties Monday demanded an immediate apology from him. Talking to Pakistan Today, PML-Q General-Secretary Mushahid Hussain Sayed termed the comments an insult to the whole nation and demoralising for the cricketers who were battling out a national cause on the enemy’s soil. “It is like a devil quoting verses,” he said, adding that the

FIA records statement of Haj operators

ISLAMABAD – A Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) team has started recording statements of private tour operators to investigate the statement of Umer Sherazi, ambassador of Pakistan in Saudi Arabia, that former Religious Affairs Minister Hamid Saeed Kazmi had received Rs 10,000 from every tour operator for each pilgrim.
The FIA team will investigate the documents and record the statements of owners of 630 tour operating companies across the country. “A total of 630 tour operators

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