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Taseer case judge seeks refuge in Saudi Arabia

October 26, 2011 12:22 am

The Pakistani judge who gave the death sentence to Governor Salmaan Taseer’s self-confessed assassin has sought refuge in Saudi Arabia with his family after receiving death threats from religious extremists.

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October 20, 2011 2:15 am

Lahore-based Beygairat Brigade’s Aalu Anday goes viral on the Net

Taseer's son alive and is being held near Afghan border: Malik

October 17, 2011 4:49 pm

27-year-old Shahbaz Taseer was kidnapped from Lahore on Aug 26 while he was driving to work.

High court stays Qadri execution

October 12, 2011 12:58 am

The Islamabad High Court stayed the execution of Malik Mumtaz Hussain Qadri,who has been sentenced to death for killing Governor Salmaan Taseer,pending his appeal against the verdict.

Pak court stays implementation of death sentence to Taseer's killer

October 11, 2011 1:52 pm

Qadri gunned down Taseer outside restaurant for criticising country's controversial blasphemy law.

Pak police trace mobile numbers in Shahbaz Taseer abduction case

August 31, 2011 11:10 am

Shahbaz was abducted on gunpoint by unknown men from Lahore's Gulburg area last Friday.

PPP under pressure to revisit 'go soft' policy on extremists

March 04, 2011 2:30 pm

Zardari and Gilani had taken a soft stand against religious extremists following Taseer's killing.

Muslim scholars to look into abuse of blasphemy law in Pak

January 16, 2011 2:43 pm

A group of Muslim religious scholars will form a committee to address concerns over it's misuse.

Two Christian women beaten in Pak over blasphemy allegations

January 15, 2011 3:16 pm

The women were publicly humiliated by angry mob over allegations of frivolous religious sacrilege.

Taseer’s killer tells court he acted alone

January 11, 2011 2:34 am

The assassin of Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer Monday confessed in court that he had acted alone in killing the politician and that he he had been planning the attack before being deployed to guard him.


Pak convict hanged for killing Punjab Governor

February 29, 2016 6:04 am

Pakistan, Feb 29 (ANI): Mumtaz Qadri, the security guard who killed Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer, has been hanged to death in Adiala Jail in Pakistan’s Rawalpindi city. Qadri had earlier filed a mercy plea before President Mamnoon Hussain after the Supreme Court maintained his conviction in October last year.