The IHC had last week sentenced both the judge and his wife to one year in prison in the case which surfaced in 2016.
violence against children
violence against children
The move is seen as an effort to signal the government's commitment to fighting sexual crimes against young girls.
Police dismiss father's allegations that victim was raped before murder.
Dozens of young girls and civil society activists staged a demonstration in Muzaffarabad, asking UN to "wake up".
"The arrested ones are the wrong persons," says PPP lawmaker Nadir Magsi.
IHC finds ADSJ Raja Khurram, his wife guilty of torturing child maid Tayyaba and keeping her in wrongful confinement.
Indian tribal communities are fighting a desperate battle for survival against a predatory state backed by big money.
Lawyer representing the victim's family says she has been receiving death threats for “daring to pursue the case”.
CBI arrests Shashi Singh, after arresting UP lawmaker Kuldeep Sengar last week in its ongoing investigation of the rape.
Eight men accused of young girl's rape and murder are being protected by ministers close to Indian prime minister.
Four-member investigation team formed by Punjab CM starts probe into the incident.
The suspect is accused of raping at least five girls; DNA results are a match, according to DIG east zone.
Residents, family members take to streets to protest the murder as strike is observed in the area.
Medico-legal officer says postmortem report "doesn't clearly state whether the child was sexually assaulted or not".
Father says the girl was subjected to rape before murder; police await postmortem examination report.
Tamimi's lawyer says legal proceedings a farce; father says they agreed to deal because threatened with 3 years in jail.
Victim's family accuses influential landlord, his servant of kidnapping and raping minor girl, wants both investigated.
Girl's father thanks civil society and media "for highlighting the issue and making sure that justice was served."
Corporal punishment is damaging our national psyche.
Police launch a hunt after registering a case.
Three other suspects were acquitted by the court due to lack of evidence.
"Disrespect shown by any person in uniform towards the public will not be tolerated," asserts DPO Sialkot.
Father of the minor girl accuses his neighbour of rape; police take suspect into custody.
Girl’s body found hidden in a steel trunk in neighbour's house, father says.
Initial reports from lady doctors at THQ hospital confirm that the girl had endured rape.
Body of boy recovered from gunny sack in fields near house; Protesting locals demand arrest of assailant.
Victim's parents say daughter's backbone fractured by torture; demand CJP take suo motu notice of case.
Police arrest the accused groom and the girl's father, who allegedly received money to agree to the marriage.
Victim's family say influential figures forcing them to strike a 'deal'; police unsuccessful in arresting the suspect.
Police have arrested all five suspects after registering case against them.