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Pervez Musharraf

Govt wants to deny provinces their constitutional rights: Zardari

KARACHI: Former president Asif Ali Zardari has expressed disappointment that the incumbent government wants to seize constitutional and financial authorities of provinces. In a telephonic conversation with PPP leader Qamar Zaman Kaira, Asif Ali Zardari expressed doubts over the government policies.

LHC declares special court formation against Musharraf ‘unconstitutional’

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday termed as ‘unconstitutional’ the formation of a special court that had tried former president General (retd) Pervez Musharraf for high treason.  The high court also ruled that the amended Article 6 of the

LHC to hear Musharraf’s plea against high treason case today

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) is scheduled to hear on Thursday three civil miscellaneous applications moved by convicted former president Pervez Musharraf opposing multiple actions against him, including the high treason case verdict. Judge Syed Mazahar Ali Akbar Naqvi,

Pervez Musharraf challenges verdict against him in LHC

DUBAI: Former president Pervez Musharraf has filed a petition in the Lahore High Court in which he challenged the verdict against him in the high treason case. The petition filed by Azhar Siddique on behalf of Pervez Musharraf stated that

Media misrepresented my stance on Musharraf verdict: CJP Khosa

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice Asif Saeed Khosa said that the media has misrepresented my stance on a verdict of former president Pervez Musharraf. Asif Saeed Khosa said that he would not support the special court verdict against a Pervez Musharraf. The

Pakistani army is being targeted on Musharraf’s name: Minister

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhary has said that the Pakistani army was being targeted on the name of Pervez Musharraf. Fawad Chaudhary in a series of tweets claimed that the case of Pervez Musharraf was not

Mufti Naeem opposes treason case verdict against Musharraf

KARACHI: Islamic scholar Mufti Muhammad Naeem has opposed a special court’s detailed verdict in the high treason case against former president Pervez Musharraf. Mufti Naeem opposed the verdict which stated dragging and hanging of Musharraf’s corpse, billed the ruling as

Govt to file reference against judge over Musharraf treason verdict

ISLAMABAD: The government has decided to take legal action against the judge who gave a controversial observation in the high treason case against former military ruler Pervez Musharraf. Addressing a press conference, Federal Law Minister Farogh Naseem said that the

Special court issues detailed verdict of Musharraf’s treason case

ISLAMABAD: The special court had issued a detailed verdict of the high treason case against former president Pervez Musharraf today. According to the verdict, Pervez Musharraf has been found guilty in the high treason case in accordance with Article 6

Man who won war for country is declared traitor: Sheikh Rasheed

RAWALPINDI: Railways Minister Sheikh Rasheed said that the person who gained victory on the war front for the country was declared traitor. While addressing an event in Rawalpindi today, verdict over former president Pervez Musharraf has built differences among state

Lawyer Cadman claims flaws in verdict of Pervez Musharraf

LONDON: London-based human rights lawyer Toby Cadman has claimed that there were flaws in the verdict over former president Pervez Musharraf’s death penalty in the high treason case. Barrister Toby Cadman, also a former representative of Pervez Musharraf at the

Musharraf convicted

A special court has announced the long-standing verdict in high treason case against former military dictator General retired Pervez Musharraf. The former president has been sentenced to death under Article 6 for subverting the constitution. This is a historic day

Musharraf verdict received with ‘pain and anguish’: DG ISPR

RAWALPINDI: The Pakistan Army has reacted over the verdict that former army chief and president General retired Pervez Musharraf has been sentenced to death in the high treason case for suspending the constitution. In a statement issued following the verdict

Musharraf handed death sentence in high treason case

ISLAMABAD: The special court on Tuesday awarded the death sentence to former military dictator General retired Pervez Musharraf after he was found guilty in the high treason case. The three-member bench of the special court headed by Peshawar High Court

From Dictatorship to Death penalty: Tale of Musharraf

Former Pakistan Army Chief and ex-president General (retired) Pervez Musharraf has been awarded the death sentence in a treason case by a special court. The special court’s bench comprising Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth of the Peshawar High Court, Justice Shahid

PSX crashes after Pervez Musharraf’s high treason verdict

KARACHI: Pakistan Stock Exchange earlier today crashed after Special Court announced the high treason case verdict against former President Pervez Musharraf but recovered soon. It lost almost 500 points just moments after the verdict in the high treason case was

Musharraf challenges formation of special court in LHC

ISLAMABAD: Former president retired Gen Pervez Musharraf on Saturday challenged the formation of the special court that has reserved its verdict in the treason trial against him as “unconstitutional” with the Lahore High Court (LHC). The former president has pleaded

Treason case: Musharraf challenges special court in LHC

LAHORE: Former president Pervez Musharraf has challenged the formation of a special court in Lahore High Court (LHC) in the high treason. The counsel of Pervez Musharraf, Khawaja Tariq Rahim on behalf of him, filed a petition in the high

Treason case: Court to announce Musharraf’s verdict on Dec 17

ISLAMABAD: A special court will announce the verdict in the high treason case against former president Pervez Musharraf on 17th December. Earlier in the week, the Islamabad High Court (IHC) ruled that its order of stopping the special court from

Mehwish Hayat comes out to defend Pervez Musharraf

KARACHI: Pakistani Model, Tamgha-e-Imtiaz Award recipient Mehwish Hayat has raised her voice in defense of former president General (retired) Pervez Musharraf. Musharraf, who has been residing in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for a while now, felt under the weather last

High treason case verdict to be announced on Dec 17

RAWALPINDI: Special court on Thursday has decided to announce the verdict of high treason case against former president Pervez Musharraf on December 17. During the hearing, the special court has clarified that the no extension will be given after this

High treason case: LHC to resume Musharraf’s petition today

LAHORE: Lahore High Court (LHC) will resume hearing the petition filed by former president Pervez Musharraf against his reserved verdict in the high treason case. Justice Syed Mazhar Ali Akbar Naqvi will resume hearing of the reserved verdict. On the

Pervez Musharraf hospitalised as his health worsens

DUBAI: Former president Pervez Musharraf has been hospitalised after his health condition worsened.  Secretary-general All Pakistan Muslim League (APML), Mehrene Malik Adam said, “Former president General (retired) Pervez Musharraf was rushed to hospital after his health suddenly deteriorated. Former president’s

Court adjourns hearing of Musharraf treason case till Dec 5

ISLAMABAD: A Special Court has adjourned the hearing of the high treason case against former president Pervez Musharraf till 5th December.  During the hearing, the special court judge remarked that the court was only obliged to follow the orders of

Court resumes hearing of Pervez Musharraf in High treason case

ISLAMABAD: A Special Court has resumed hearing of the high treason case against former president Pervez Musharraf. The two-member judge consisting of Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth, head judge of the special court heard the case. During the hearing, the judge

Pervez Musharraf meets Pir Pagara in Dubai

DUBAI: Former president Pervez Musharraf on Thursday met the leader of Pakistan Muslim League Functional (PML-F) Pir Pagara Sibghatullah Shah Rashdi in Dubai. The two politicians exchanged ideas and held an important discussion on the current political scenario in the

High treason case: LHC to resume Musharraf’s petition today

LAHORE: Lahore High Court (LHC) will resume hearing the petition filed by former president Pervez Musharraf against his reserved verdict in the high treason case. Justice Syed Mazhar Ali Akbar Naqvi will resume hearing today. On 26th November, Pervez Musharraf

Musharraf treason case

The highly-anticipated verdict in a treason case against former military ruler retired General Pervez Musharraf has been halted just a day before it was set to be announced. The former self-proclaimed president may never be brought to justice. When a

LHC hears Pervez Musharraf’s petition in high treason case

ISLAMABAD: Lahore High Court (LHC) has heard a petition of former president Pervez Musharraf challenging the special court’s decision to reserve its verdict of high treason case against him. A high court bench comprising of Justice Mazahir Ali Akbar Naqvi

Musharraf challenges court’s verdict in high treason case

ISLAMABAD: Former president Pervez Musharraf has filed a petition in Lahore High Court (LHC) challenging the special court’s decision to reserve its verdict of high treason case against him. The former military ruler said that the special court has reserved