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June 19, 2018 12:00 AM Graft: Spain king’s brother-in-law starts jail term

MADRID: The Spanish king’s brother-in-law began a six-year jail sentence on Monday, drawing a line under a long-running corruption scandal that enraged the public and brought shame on the royal family. Inaki Urdangarin, the husband of King Felipe’s sister Cristina, arrived at a prison north of Madrid early on Monday after losing an appeal at the Supreme

June 14, 2018 12:00 AM Khadija stabbing case: SC accepts appeal against acquittal

LAHORE: The Supreme Court on Wednesday accepted for regular hearing an appeal against acquittal of Shah Hussain in the case pertaining to stabbing law student Khadija Siddiqui. During a hearing at Supreme Court’s Lahore Registry on Wednesday, a two member bench led by Justice Asif Saeed Khan Khosa issued bailable arrest warrants for Hussain and ordered 5

June 12, 2018 4:20 PM Supreme Court upholds capital punishment for Zainab’s killer Imran Ali

LAHORE: The Supreme Court has rejected the appeal of a man who was sentenced to death for the rape and murder of minor girl Zainab in Kasur. The convict Imran Ali's appeal was turned down and the death sentence given to him by an anti-terrorism court (ATC) was upheld by a three-judge bench consisting of Justices Asif Saeed Khosa, Manzoor Ahmed Malik 9

June 7, 2018 12:00 AM PHC suspends death sentence awarded by military court

PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Wednesday stayed execution of another convict and suspended the death sentence awarded by a military court to Muhammad Zeb of Swat for his involvement in an attack on security forces in which five soldiers were killed. It was the third execution stayed by the high court out of 11 convicts confirmed by the chief 1

June 7, 2018 12:00 AM Stanford rape case judge removed from office

LONDON: A US judge who was widely criticised for his leniency towards a campus rapist has been removed from office by voters, BBC News reported. Judge Aaron Persky handed Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner a six-month sentence in June 2016.But county judges in California are elected, and if a petition to remove them from office garners enough signatures 1

May 27, 2018 12:00 AM Amir sparks England collapse

LONDON: Mohammad Amir took two wickets in three balls as Pakistan closed in on an innings victory inside three days in the first Test against England at Lord’s on Saturday. England were 111 for six in their second innings at tea on the third day, still needing a further 68 runs to make Pakistan bat again in the first of this two-Test series. And after 6

May 18, 2018 12:00 AM PHC seeks reply from KP govt in case of Indian prisoner

PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Thursday sought reply from the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government and the Prisons Department in the case of an Indian prisoner who filed an application for shifting him to the Peshawar Central Prison as he was facing life threats at the Mardan Central Prison. Hamid Nehal Ansari, the Indian national who was sentenced 3

May 16, 2018 12:00 AM Prosecutors request jail for Romania ruling party leader

BUCHAREST: Romanian anti-corruption prosecutors have requested seven and a half years in jail for ruling party leader Liviu Dragnea in the final hearing of a trial over fake jobs, local media reported Tuesday. “The actions of the accused were likely to compromise the concept of public service,” the lead prosecutor for the DNA anti-corruption unit said. The DNA has also asked 5

May 15, 2018 2:43 PM National security shouldn't be put at stake for political gains: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has called for an end to a debate that Nawaz Sharif sparked with his controversial remarks about Mumbai attacks. Expressing his views in the National Assembly, he said that Sharif's remarks were misreported by Indian media. "Nawaz Sharif didn't say Mumbai attackers were dispatched from Pakistan. The sentence 4

May 9, 2018 12:00 AM Canada school shooter sentenced to life in prison

OTTAWA: A student who shot dead four people and injured seven others at a home and a school in the remote Canadian indigenous community of La Loche was sentenced on Tuesday to life in prison. Under the terms of the concurrent sentence, he would not be eligible for parole for at least 10 years. The young man, who cannot be identified under Canadian law, was only 17 years 6