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To the gallows

The Rawalpindi Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) on Saturday awarded the death penalty to Malik Mumtaz Hussain Qadri, the self-confessed murderer of former Punjab governor Salmaan Taseer. Taseer was an outspoken critic of the

To each his constituency

Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) expressing satisfaction over the decision in Punjab Governor Salman Taseer murder case stressed upon more work on the religious tolerance in the country while majority of other political

Citizens suffer for Qadri verdict

Flouting the ban on all sorts of rallies on the Mall, religious parties staged protests throughout Saturday against the death sentence awarded to former Punjab governor Salmaan Taseer’s killer Mumtaz Qadri, which

ST demands Qadri’s release

The Sunni Tehreek (ST) on Friday staged a protest outside the Lahore Press Club demanding release of slain Punjab governor Salmaan Taseer’s killer Mumtaz Qadri. Protesters were carrying Qadri’s photos, placards and

Four arrested in Shahbaz Taseer case

The Gulberg Police arrested four people on Friday on suspicion of being involved in the kidnapping of former Punjab governor Salmaan Taseer’s son Shahbaz Taseer. Heavy police contingents raided a katchi abadi

Can the CIA recover Shahbaz Taseer?

Finally, the Lahore Police on Wednesday handed over the investigations of the Shahbaz Taseer’s kidnapping case to the Crime Investigation Agency (CIA) for further investigation. Sources said that the decision was taken