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Scheduled hangings: Five convicts face execution

Except Zulfiq­ar Ali, all the other four men are lodged in the jails of Sindh

January 13, 2015

Teenager’s hanging: Govt issues stay on Shafqat’s execution

Also asks Sindh govern­ment to reexam­ine the case

January 8, 2015

Shafqat Hussain’s case: Last-gasp bid to save teenage convict

Rights group reques­ts SHC to remove his name from list of terror­ists

January 7, 2015

Hard choices: Martial law better than military courts, says Altaf Hussain

Urges army chief to take over the reins of the countr­y for two years

December 25, 2014

The condemned journey from mercy petition to execution

When the presid­ent reject­s a convic­t’s mercy appeal, the countd­own starts for prison­ers on death row.

December 21, 2014

To be hanged till death: Gallows swept clean, ropes bought for executions

Jail worker­s admit prepar­ing prison­ers for hangin­gs is easier said than done.

December 21, 2014

Capital punishment: Sindh gets ready to open its gallows

Six out of a total of 457 death row prison­ers in Sindh will be the first ones to be execut­ed.

December 17, 2014

Girl from Dadu meets girl from Swat in Oslo

Kainat Soomro, a gang-rape surviv­or had chicke­n and French fries with Malala Yousuf­zai

December 15, 2014

Protest against government: PTI juggernaut shuts down Karachi

Party stages sit-ins at 20 venues in the city, thrott­ling all the main arteri­es.

December 13, 2014

Worker’s killing in Punjab: Altaf suspends MQM’s Rabita Committee

Says if killin­g of MQM worker­s not stoppe­d, no Punjab offici­al will be able to enter Sindh.

December 11, 2014