All stories by M Zulqernain
Over 100 arrested for attacks on churches, Christian homes in PakistanRediff.com17 Aug 2023
Scores of churches and homes belonging to Christians in Jaranwala tehsil of Faisalabad district, some 130 km from the provincial capital, were burnt down on Wednesday by a mob enraged over reports that two Christians had desecrated the Quran.
In Pakistan, blasphemy is now terrorismRediff.com18 Jun 2023
Succumbing to the demands of a radical Islamist party, the Pakistan government has agreed to try blasphemy suspects under terrorism charges in addition to the other sections of the country's penal code.
LeT terrorist who trained 26/11 attackers dies in Pak jailRediff.com31 May 2023
Hafiz Abdul Salam Bhuttavi, an United Nations-designated terrorist who trained the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) attackers for the 2008 Mumbai terror attack and acted as the outfit's chief on at least two occasions, died in a prison in Pakistan's Punjab province while serving a sentence for terror financing, his aide said on Wednesday.
Pak: Punjab govt gives Imran 24-hr ultimatum to 'hand over terrorists'Rediff.com17 May 2023
The interim government in Pakistan's Punjab province on Wednesday claimed that some '30 to 40' terrorists are hiding at the Lahore residence of former prime minister Imran Khan, giving him an ultimatum of 24 hours to hand them over or face stern action.
Imran Khan says Pak military plans to jail wife Bushra BegumRediff.com15 May 2023
'My message to the people of Pakistan; I will fight for Haqeeqi Azaadi till the last drop of my blood because for me death is preferable than to be enslaved by these assortments of crooks'
You were not even born when...: Imran slams Pak army officerRediff.com14 May 2023
Khan took strong exception to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) allegations against him and said the spokesperson of the army's military wing was not even born when he represented Pakistan in the world.
Imran Khan, 1,500 PTI workers booked for attack on army officer's houseRediff.com11 May 2023
Pakistan's Punjab police have booked former prime minister Imran Khan and 1,500 of his party workers for attacking and setting on fire a top army officer's house in Lahore.
Imran Khan's supporters attack Pak PM Shehbaz Sharif's houseRediff.com11 May 2023
According to police, over 500 miscreants from Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party reached the Model Town Lahore residence of the prime minister in the early hours of Wednesday and set ablaze vehicles parked over there.
Imran Khan supporters storm Pak army headquarters, corps commander's homeRediff.com9 May 2023
In unprecedented scenes, supporters of former prime minister Imran Khan on Tuesday stormed the Pakistan Army headquarters in the garrison city of Rawalpindi and the Corps Commander's residence in Lahore after his dramatic arrest in a corruption case.
Khalistani terrorist Paramjit Panjwar shot dead in LahoreRediff.com6 May 2023
Panjwar, 63 was involved in drug and weapons smuggling and was designated as a terrorist under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act in July 2020.
Either Imran Khan will get murdered or...: Pak ministerRediff.com27 Mar 2023
Khan is now our enemy and he will be treated like that," Pak's Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah declared.
10,000 cops storm Imran Khan's house in Lahore, dozens arrestedRediff.com18 Mar 2023
The police personnel removed barricades from the entrance of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party chief's residence and removed all camps the PTI activists had erected to protect their leader.
Imran Khan supporters clash with police, foil his arrestRediff.com15 Mar 2023
Scores of PTI workers and policemen suffered injuries in the violent clashes. So far, no casualty has been reported.
Holi celebration stopped in Pak varsity, 15 injuredRediff.com7 Mar 2023
At least 15 students from Pakistan's minority Hindu community were injured on Monday after members of a radical Islamic student organisation allegedly stopped them from celebrating Holi at the Punjab University premises in Lahore.
Imran Khan dodges arrest, says will appear before court on Mar 7Rediff.com5 Mar 2023
The Lahore police closed the main road leading to the Zaman Park residence of Khan by placing containers. Riot police and water cannons are currently present near Khan's residence.
26/11 attackers still roam free, says Javed Akhtar in PakistanRediff.com21 Feb 2023
Netizens applauded him for calling out terrorism stemming out of Pakistan on Pakistani soil.
Never met Osama, says 'global terrorist' Makki from jailRediff.com20 Jan 2023
'I believe that the grounds for my listing are based on heresy and disinformation by the Indian government'
Gen Bajwa called me playboy: Imran KhanRediff.com3 Jan 2023
It was my great mistake to grant extension to Gen Bajwa. Bajwa started showing his 'true colour' after getting extension, Khan said.
Imran Khan to resume march from the same point where he was attackedRediff.com6 Nov 2022
Imran Khan on Sunday announced that his party will resume the march to Islamabad from the same spot where he survived an assassination attempt but sustained bullet injuries during a rally in Punjab province, saying he prefers 'death instead of living the life of a slave'.
1,200-yr-old temple in Pak, occupied after Babri demolition, to be restoredRediff.com4 Aug 2022
A 1,200-year-old Hindu temple in Pakistan's Lahore city will be restored after 'illegal occupants' were evicted from it following a lengthy court battle, the federal body overseeing minority worship places in the country said on Wednesday.