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  • Amnesty International urges ban on pellet shotguns in held Kashmir

    SRINAGAR: An international human rights group urged India on Wednesday to immediately ban the use of shotguns by government forces in suppressing protests against Indian rule in India-held Kashmir, saying pellets fired by the weapons have blinded and killed people indiscriminately...

    There is no proper way to use pellet-firing shotguns,” said Aakar Patel, head of the group’s Indian chapter...

  • Threatening SMS sender booked under ATA

    RAWALPINDI: The police have registered a terrorism case against an unidentified person for sending a threatening text message to the crisis control centre of the Nur Khan Airbase...

    Mohammad Bilal Zaidi, a senior officer at the control centre, complained to the Airport police that he received a threatening text message on his mobile phone at his workplace on Friday
  • Kasur child abuse case: LHC CJ seeks report on inclusion of ATA clauses

    The report will describe what sections of the Anti-Terrorism Act ? in particular, Section 7 of the ATA, "Punishment for acts of terrorism" ? are applicable to the case in order to decide whether the case can be tried in an ATC...

    Also read: Child abuse case: Accused says children abused in his presencePolice have contacted victims' families to inform them that Section 7/ATA has been included in the seven First Information Reports...

  • ATA sections dropped from Kasur child abuse case

    LAHORE: An anti-terrorism court on Tuesday dropped Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA) sections in the Kasur child abuse case...

    Arguing before the court, the defence counsel submitted that Ganda Singhwala police had registered FIRs against the accused under ATA sections under media pressure...

  • Hundreds of protesters booked under ATA

    RAWALPINDI: Activists and leaders of the Sunni Tehreek (ST) – including those residing abroad who came to Pakistan to participate in the protest against the execution of Mumtaz Qadri – were among hundreds of religious workers booked by the police under the Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA)...

    However, ST’s central leadership is, so far, not among the 528 religious workers arrested by Rawalpindi police under the ATA, Protection of Pakistan...

  • Tenants booked under 7-ATA

    SAHIWAL: At least 51 tenants belonging to the Anjuman Mazareen?,? Pakpattan chapter, were booked under 7-ATA, and the PPC 324, 452, 148, 149 by Chak Badian police on Saturday...

  • ATA case against MPA’s son for injuring councillor

    RAHIM YAR KHAN: Police on Monday registered a case under 7 Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA) against the son of ruling party MPA and his six supporters on charges of torturing a councillor-elect and damaging his car in Zahir Pir Town, some 70km from here...

    Later, the district police officer visited the spot and after investigating the matter, he ordered registration of FIR under 7-ATA aginst Qamar and his six supporters...

  • Qadir, Sohail, Azhar, Ijaz and Ata feted at grand reception

    KARACHI: Former Test players Abdul Qadir and Aamir Sohail fear the worst for Pakistan cricket if concrete measures are not taken by the authorities...

    Speaking at the eighth tribute of ‘An Evening with the Legends’ at the Five Star Marquee in Lahore recently, both Qadir and Sohail were critical of the present Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) regime and urged the patron of the board to take serious notice of the irregularities taking place...

  • Names of Hafiz Saeed, aide added to ATA’s fourth schedule

    LAHORE: The Punjab government has included names of Jamaatud Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Muhammad Saeed and one of his close aides, Qazi Kashif, in the fourth schedule of the Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA)...

    The names of three prisoners transferred to Pakistan from Guantanamo Bay had also been placed on the list, he said...

  • LHC quashes Gullu Butt’s penalty under ATA

    The court upheld his conviction under provisions of the Pakistan Penal Code...

    Now he would be a free man any time since the high court set aside the five-year term under section 7-ATA and he had completed his maximum imprisonment of two years under the PPC...

  • Police want 93 Sindh seminaries placed under fourth schedule of ATA

    KARACHI: The Sindh police have proposed to the provincial government to place the names of more than 90 seminaries in different cities and districts under the fourth schedule of the Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA) to monitor their ‘affairs’ and ‘other’ activities due to their suspected terror links, it emerged on Sunday...

    ”The fourth schedule is a section of the ATA under which someone who is suspected of terrorism is kept under...

  • Centre asked to create fifth schedule of ATA to monitor errant seminaries, says IGP

    Khowaja has said that the Sindh government has, on the recommendation of police, asked the federal government to put in the fifth or sixth schedule of the Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA) all the seminaries involved in promoting terrorism...

    He said the Sindh government had, for the first time, taken up the matter with the federal government, which would have to formulate a new provision in the ATA, 1997 in order to monitor seminaries since...

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