• high treason case musharraf challenges appointment of judges

    High treason case: Musharraf challenges appointment of judges

    World | December 23, 2013 15:49 IST

    Islamabad: Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf today challenged the appointment of judges and a prosecutor to try him for high treason, just hours before appearing in a special court here.  Musharraf's advocate Khalid Ranjha

  • musharraf challenges treason trial in civilian court

    Musharraf challenges treason trial in civilian court

    World | December 21, 2013 15:44 IST

    Islamabad: Former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf today challenged the formation of a special court to try him for high treason, saying he had imposed emergency in 2007 as the army chief and could not

  • pakistan formally begins high treason trial of musharraf

    Pakistan formally begins high treason trial of Musharraf

    World | November 18, 2013 9:58 IST

    Islamabad: Pakistan Sunday announced to have formally started high treason proceedings against the former president Pervez Musharraf and will approach the country's top court to form a judicial commission.Musharraf, 69, in a bloodless coup, had

  • musharraf asks court to let him travel to dubai

    Musharraf asks court to let him travel to Dubai

    World | November 12, 2013 19:21 IST

    Karachi: Close on the heels of being granted bail in four major criminal cases, former president Pervez Musharraf today petitioned a court to allow him to leave Pakistan to visit his ailing mother in Dubai.The

  • musharraf files bail petition in lal masjid case

    Musharraf files bail petition in Lal Masjid case

    World | October 12, 2013 16:21 IST

    Islamabad: Beleaguered former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf today filed a petition seeking bail in a case related to the killing of a hardline cleric during the 2007 military crackdown on the radical Lal Masjid.  Musharraf's

  • musharraf gets bail in akbar bugti murder case

    Musharraf gets bail in Akbar Bugti murder case

    World | October 09, 2013 23:11 IST

    Islamabad: Former president General Pervez Musharraf has been granted bail by a High Court in Pakistan in connection with the death of Baloch nationalist leader Nawab Akbar Khan Bugti   This move will pave way for

  • watch rare pics of former pak military ruler pervez

    Watch rare pics of former Pak military ruler Pervez Musharraf's family

    World | April 09, 2014 8:23 IST

    New Delhi: General Pervez Musharraf, one of the most powerful Pakistani leaders during the first decade of 21st century, was born in Delhi on August 11, 1943. After partition, Musharraf's family migrated to Pakistan where

  • pakistani police to probe musharraf in mosque raid

    Pakistani police to probe Musharraf in mosque raid

    World | September 02, 2013 23:15 IST

    Islamabad: Pakistani police opened a new investigation Monday into former President Pervez Musharraf's role in the death of a radical cleric killed during a raid of a mosque in downtown Islamabad, police said.Police are investigating

  • fresh murder case filed against musharraf

    Fresh murder case filed against Musharraf

    World | September 02, 2013 17:09 IST

    Islamabad: Pervez Musharraf's legal woes were compounded today as Pakistani police registered a murder case against the former military ruler for the death of radical cleric Abdul Rasheed Ghazi and his mother during the 2007

  • musharraf s formal trial for benazir bhutto murder begins

    Musharraf's formal trial for Benazir Bhutto murder begins

    World | August 27, 2013 20:02 IST

    Islamabad: The formal trial of former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf on charges of involvement in the murder of Benazir Bhutto began today. “The trial began with the anti-terrorism court in Rawalpindi recording evidence of

  • musharraf to be charged with bhutto s murder next week

    Musharraf to be charged with Bhutto's murder next week

    World | July 30, 2013 18:47 IST

    Islamabad, Jul 30: Former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf will be charged with criminal conspiracy and murder of ex-Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto on August 6, even as his bail plea in the Akbar Bugti killing

  • pak sc order govt to initiate treason case against musharraf

    Pak SC order govt to initiate treason case against Musharraf

    World | July 03, 2013 17:24 IST

    Islamabad, Jul 3: Pakistan Supreme Court today directed the government to initiate a probe against former military ruler Pervez Musharraf in the high treason case and complete the investigation without “unnecessary delay”.  A three-member bench

  • pakistan to start probe into treason charges against

    Pakistan to start probe into treason charges against Musharraf

    World | June 26, 2013 20:39 IST

    Islamabad, Jun 26: Pakistan's prime minister ordered officials Wednesday to begin a treason investigation into ex-military ruler Pervez Musharraf, bringing the government closer to putting the former army chief on trial.The case sets up a

  • musharraf chargesheeted in bhutto killing case

    Musharraf chargesheeted in Bhutto killing case

    World | June 25, 2013 18:08 IST

    Islamabad, Jun 25: Compounding his legal woes, Pakistani investigators today included ex-military ruler Pervez Musharraf in the list of main accused who conspired to assassinate former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto in 2007. The Federal Investigative Agency

  • try judges who endorsed musharraf led coup too gilani

    Try judges who endorsed Musharraf-led coup too: Gilani

    World | June 25, 2013 16:16 IST

    Lahore, Jun 25: Former Pakistani Premier Yousuf Raza Gilani has demanded that Pakistani judges who endorsed the October 1999 coup led by former army chief Pervez Musharraf should also be charged with treason.Gilani, a senior

  • nawaz sharif musharraf should be tried

    Nawaz Sharif: Musharraf should be tried

    World | June 24, 2013 15:53 IST

    Islamabad, Jun 24: Pakistan's premier said on Monday that the military ruler who ousted him in a coup over a decade ago should be tried for treason, but the government stopped short of pressing official

  • tables turned sharif pm musharraf under arrest

    Tables turned: Sharif PM, Musharraf under arrest

    World | June 06, 2013 14:27 IST

    Islamabad, June 6: The "tables have turned" in Pakistan, said a leading daily Thursday pointing out that Nawaz Sharif is again occupying the prime minister's chair while erstwhile military strongman General Pervez Musharraf is under

  • musharraf to be tried at his farmhouse in judges case

    Musharraf to be tried at his farmhouse in judges case

    World | June 06, 2013 12:46 IST

    Islamabad, Jun 6: A Pakistani court today allowed the trial of former military ruler Pervez Musharraf for sacking and detaining dozens of judges in 2007 to be conducted at his farmhouse that has been declared

  • musharraf may leave pak to visit ailing mother in dubai

    Musharraf may leave Pak to visit ailing mother in Dubai: report

    World | June 03, 2013 17:21 IST

    Islamabad, Jun 3: Former President Pervez Musharraf, currently detained over several high profile cases, may leave Pakistan a day ahead of Nawaz Sharif's election as the premier to visit his ailing mother in Dubai, according

  • pak court extends musharraf s remand by 14 days

    Pak court extends Musharraf's remand by 14 days

    World | May 18, 2013 16:34 IST

    Islamabad, May 18: A Pakistani anti-terrorism court today extended by 14 days former President Pervez Musharraf's judicial remand over the detention of judges during the 2007 emergency.Judge Syed Kausar Abbas Zaidi of the anti-terrorism court