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  1. Will Model Town perpetrators follow Zahid Hamid's precedent?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | The Nation

    Zahid Hamid has set an excellent example and exhibited moral high ground by stepping down as federal minister for science and technology after the special court, hearing high treason case against former military president Pervez Musharraf, directed the government to enlist him along with former Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz and ex-chief justice of Pakistan Abdul Hamid Dogar as co-accused. What Zahid Hamid did rarely finds a precedent in our national ministerial history though at times some were made scapegoats to end rising tensions or to gain political vantage.

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  2. Special court order to be challengedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | The Nation

    Consultations have been started by the relevant functionaries about the government's future course of action after the special court's Friday order on Gen Pervez Musharraf's petition in the high treason case against him. Knowledgeable sources said on Saturday that challenging the order is the only option available to the government.

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  3. Pakistan court orders co-defendants be added to case against ex-presidentRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | Jurist

    ... website] has ordered that Pakistan's government amend or re-file its complaint against former president Pervez Musharraf [JURIST news archive] for treason to include the former prime minister Shaukat Aziz, law minister Zahid Hamid, and judge Abdul ...

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  4. Aitzaz Ahsan calls PTI's Larkana rally massiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | The Nation

    ... y uncertain law and order situation created due to rallies will facilitate the third force. On the issue of Pervez Musharraf's trial, he said the inclusion of three names in the treason trial will result in further delay.

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  5. PTI public gathering won't bring any change: Aitzaz : November 22, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Daily Times

    ... party needs to think on the issue of deaths in the famine-hit Tharparkar. On the issue of former president Pervez Musharraf treason trial, the PPP senior leader said that inclusion of three names in the treason trial would result in further delay. ...

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  6. India win S. Asia ChampionshipRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | Arab Times

    ... went out in the first round. Women's sports were once taboo in Islamic Pakistan, but military ruler General Pervez Musharraf opened the way during his near decade-long tenure from 1999 to 2008. The first women's national championship was held in ...

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  7. Preparations finalised to shift Dr AfridiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Nation

    ... prison from Peshawar Central Jail. Niaz Muhammad, a terrorist involved in an attack on former President Pervez Musharraf, will be transferred to Mardan high security jail from Haripur. Moreover, Maulana Sufi Muhammad of banned Nafaz-e-Shariat ...

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  8. Zahid Hamid tenders resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Nation

    ... Musharraf had imposed a state of emergency in the country. The Special Court in the high treason trial of Pervez Musharraf under article 6 of the Constitution has directed the federal government to include Zahid Hamid in this case as he was the Law ...

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  9. Court orders trial of Mush abettorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Nation

    The Special Court on Friday accepted former military ruler Pervez Musharraf's plea to include ex-PM Shaukat Aziz, former law minister Zahid Hamid and Justice Abdul Hameed Dogar as co-accused in the high treason trial, directing the federal government to submit amended or additional statement and formal charges against them within a fortnight. A three-member Special Court, comprising Justice Faisal Arab of Sindh High Court, Justice Tahira Safdar from Balochistan High Court and Justice Yawar Ali of Punjab High Court, passed the judgment with majority on former President Pervez Musharraf's application.

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  10. Court extends Musharraf treason trial to abettors : November 22, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Daily Times

    ... Abdul Hameed Dogar in charge-sheet in 15 days ISLAMABAD: The special court trying former military ruler Pervez Musharraf on high treason charges accepted his appeal on Friday to include alleged co-conspirators in the case against him. The court has ...

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  11. Hamid quits ministerial portfolio after verdict : November 22, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Zahid Hamid Khan on Friday tendered his resignation following the inclusion of his name in the high treason case against Pervez Musharraf. The minister has confirmed his resignation and that it had been forwarded to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for approval.

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  12. Former PM to be chargesheeted in Musharraf caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Peninsula

    ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani court trying former military ruler Pervez Musharraf for treason yesterday ordered the government to add a former prime minister, law minister and chief justice to the charge sheet. The move will further prolong proceedings against Musharraf over his decision to suspend the constitution and impose emergency rule in 2007.

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  13. Court adds ex-PM to Musharraf treason caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Al Jazeera

    A Pakistani court trying former military ruler Pervez Musharraf for treason has ordered the government to add a former prime minister, law minister and chief justice to the charge sheet. A special court ruled on Friday that the three civilians who served under the former president should also stand trial for suspending the constitution and imposing emergency rule in 2007.

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  14. Pakistan court orders former PM charged in Musharraf ca...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Peninsula

    ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani court trying former military ruler Pervez Musharraf for treason on Friday ordered the government to add a former prime minister, law minister and chief justice to the charge sheet. The move will further prolong proceedings against Musharraf over his decision to suspend the constitution and impose emergency rule in 2007.

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  15. India Warns China Over Incursions; Names Added in Musharraf Case;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Foreign Policy

    ... living in villages defecating in the open ( BBC ). On Friday the special court trying former military ruler Pervez Musharraf for treason has ordered the government to amend the complaint to include charges against additional individuals who served ...

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  16. Pak special court accepts Musharraf's plea seeking trial of co-accused in treason caseRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Pakistan's special court has ordered the federal government to re-file its complaint in the treason case against Pervez Musharraf while accepting the former military ruler's plea seeking trial of the three co-accused. According to Dawn, the court has directed the federal government to include the names of former prime minister Shaukat Aziz, former law minister Zahid Hamid, former chief justice Abdul Hameed Dogar and other office holders to the charge sheet.

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  17. Pakistan Court Orders Charges Against Others in Musharraf TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    A special court hearing a treason case against former military ruler Pervez Musharraf ordered prosecutors to charge other former senior officials, including one current minister in the government of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, defense lawyers said.

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  18. Court orders to include co-accused in Musharraf treason case : November 21, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Daily Times

    The Special Court hearing treason trial against former president General Pervez Musharraf ordered on Friday to include co-accused in the matter and proceed against those people who advised him for imposing emergency on November 3, 2007. The court, in a majority decision, directed the government to include then prime minister Shaukat Aziz, then law minister Zahid Hamid and then chief Justice Justice Abdul Hameed Dogar in the list of abettors which has names of 600 civil and military officials, and adjourned the hearing till December 9. The court announced the judgment on the plea filed by the former president, seeking his acquittal in the high treason case as well as to involve co-accused in the case.

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  19. Zahid Hamid Khan tenders resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Nation

    According to our sources, the resignation came hours after the special court trying former president Pervez Musharraf for treason directed the government to add Hamid's name to the charge sheet. Hamid was born on October 24, 1947 in Lahore.

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  20. Top Pakistan rights activist hopeful on blasphemy chang...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Peninsula

    ... Pakistan's bar association. The 62-year-old was arrested in 2007 by the government of then military ruler Pervez Musharraf, and two years ago claimed her life was in danger from the country's feared ISI spy agency. She recently engaged in a war of ...

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