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Awais Sheikh


Sarabjit lawyer gets asylum in Sweden

March 14, 2014 12:40 pm

Awais Sheikh,the Pakistani counsel for Sarabjit Singh who died after he was assaulted in jail,and his family have taken asylum in Sweden after receiving threats.

Sarabjit lawyer gets asylum in Sweden

October 01, 2013 1:14 am

It is most unfortunate that both countries detain POWs of 1971,but deny their presence in custody.

Gunmen abduct Sarabjit's lawyer,son,free them later

May 17, 2013 1:37 am

Awais Sheikh had Wednesday night written to Amnesty International about threat to life

Sarabjit's lawyer freed after being briefly abducted in Pak

May 16, 2013 1:12 pm

Sheikh and his son Shahrukh had gone to a village in Burki Hudaira area to buy land for a farmhouse.

Sarabjit’s lawyer facing threat in Pak: Human Rights body

April 14, 2014 6:07 pm

In a letter to caretaker chief minister of Punjab Province (Pakistan) Najam Sethi,Chairperson of Human Rights Commission of Pakistan Zohra Yusuf sought immediate security to Sarabjit Singh’s lawyer Awais Sheikh who is allegedly being threatened in Pakistan for taking up the Indian prisoner's case.

To seek advice,Sarabjit’s family to return to India

April 15, 2014 5:38 pm

Sarabjit Singh is in a comatose condition after being assaulted by inmates last week in a Pakistani jail.

Sarabjit Singh's condition deteriorates,say Pak doctors

April 30, 2013 1:44 pm

It is not yet clear whether Sarabjit's wife and two daughters would also return to India.

Sarabjit Singh's family to return to India for advice

April 30, 2013 12:30 am

They plan to consult people in India on what to do next: Sarabjit's lawyer

Sarabjit’s lawyer denied permission to meet him in Pak jail,moves court

September 25, 2012 6:35 am

Awais Sheikh,the lawyer of Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh who is languishing in a Pakistani jail for over two decades,on Monday moved court in Pakistan after he was denied permission to meet Sarabjit.

Sarabjit's lawyer highlights flaws in his trial

July 07, 2012 11:24 am

He aslo demanded that the Pakistan government to commute his death sentence to life imprisonment.