It said that the three had been sentenced to death by a specialist court after a fair trial
The applications were filed by two citizens in Nawabshah area of the Sindh province and Bahawalpur district of the Punjab province.
Nine of them were handed jail terms and three were fined.
Imran Khan said the NRO had made corrupt politicians 'fearless'
Facebook has removed “treason” as a keyword to identify its users’ interests for advertisers, it said on Wednesday, after Danish state broadcaster DR revealed its existence. In an article published on Wednesday, DR cited experts expressing concerns that the tag - that Facebook called an “interest category” - could be used by intelligence services in authoritarian regimes to identify people considered subversive. Facebook, the world’s largest social network with more than 2 billion users, creates categories such as…
EL ALAMEIN: Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi told media on Thursday they should prevent defamation of the military, which he warned would be seen as "high treason" amid a campaign to crush Sinai militants. Sisi's comments at a ceremony to inaugurate the "New El Alamein" city in western Egypt come after complaints by authorities against foreign and local media coverage of the campaign in Sinai. Government rebukes to media have increased ahead of a presidential election this month that Sisi is expected to win…
KABUL: Former Afghan president Hamid Karzai accused his successor on Saturday of committing treason by allowing the US military to drop the largest conventional bomb ever used in combat during an operation against Islamic State militants in Afghanistan. Karzai, who also vowed to "stand against America", retains considerable influence within Afghanistan's majority Pashtun ethnic group, to which President Ashraf Ghani also belongs. His strong words could signal a broader political backlash that may endanger the U.S. military…
LAHORE: The hearing of the treason case against Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief was adjourned to an unspecified date due to non-availability of a bench to hear the matter, ARY News reported.