You are here:    Home      Posts tagged "apex court"

NA passes bill to extend apex court, High Court jurisdiction to FATA

ISLAMABAD: National Assembly here on Friday passed the Supreme Court and Peshawar High Court (Extension of Jurisdiction to Federally Administered Tribal Areas) Bill 2017 after clause by clause reading. The bill was tabled by the Minister for Law and Justice Mehmood Bashir Virk which was passed by the House. Statement of Objects and Reasons of…

Read More
 

Many secrets are hidden behind Imran’s bail: Nawaz Sharif

ISLAMABAD: PML-N President and former Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif said on Wednesday that many secrets lay hidden behind Imran Khan’s pre-arrest bail in the 2014 PTV attack case.¬† Speaking to media personnel outside the accountability court where Nawaz had appeared alongside Maryam and Captain (r) to attend the NAB corruption references hearing, the…

Read More
 

Chief Justice to hear case pertaining to environmental pollution

ISLAMABAD:¬†A four member bench, headed by the Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, and comprising other three judges will hear a case pertaining to environmental pollution on Saturday. Names of the other judges who will also be part of the bench are Mr. Justice Umar Ata Bandial, Mr. Justice Faisal Arab and…

Read More
 

Imran Khan remains safe, Tareen disqualified by apex court

LIVE UPDATES 16: 23 pm: Qatari letter is a fraud, says Imran 16: 22 pm: Sharif family does not have any evidence to make their case, all they can show to the world is the Qatari letter, says Imran 16: 21 pm: I was investigated and I’m grateful everything related to me came to the…

Read More
 

Imran Khan should be disqualified: Ayesha Gulalai

ISLAMABAD: Estranged PTI leader Ayesha Gulalai said on Friday that party chief Imran Khan should be disqualified since there were quite discrepancies in his case. Speaking during SAMAA TV’s live transmission, Gulalai said that Imran Khan was a habitual liar. Also read: LIVE UPDATES: SC to announce verdict in Imran, Tareen disqualification case soon “First…

Read More
 

FLASHBACK: Here’s what Imran had said about his possible disqualification

ISLAMABAD: PTI chief Imran Khan has said multiple times in the past on several forums that he would resign from politics if he was disqualified by the apex court. Also read: LIVE UPDATES: SC to announce Imran, Tareen disqualification case soon In one of his speeches, Imran even said that if he was disqualified he…

Read More
 

SHOCKING: Report finds 12,000 Sindh Police officers involved in crimes

KARACHI: A report submitted by the Inspector-General of Sindh at the Supreme Court of Pakistan contained details of 12,000 police officers involved in corruption, Samaa reported on Tuesday.¬† The Supreme Court of Pakistan was conducting a hearing pertaining to the illegal activities and the complicity of Sindh police officers in it. Inspector-General Allah Dino Khawaja…

Read More
 

Hudaibiya Paper Mills case: SC summons complete record from NAB

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Tuesday summoned complete record pertaining to the Hudaibiya Paper Mills case from NAB.¬† The apex court was hearing NAB’s appeal to reopen the Hudaibiya Paper Mills case against the Sharifs. Justice Qazi Faez Esa remarked that suspects in the case were present in Pakistan but NAB had not…

Read More
 

Every third woman is victim of torture: LHC CJ

LAHORE: Lahore High Court Chief Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah on Monday said that every third woman was a victim of torture in the province. Addressing inauguration of first Gender Based Violence Court here, he said, “We have to keep our mothers, sisters and daughters in mind to understand gender based violence cases.” He said,…

Read More
 

Will return to the country before October 26: Nawaz Sharif

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif said on Thursday that he would return to the country before October 26.¬† The former prime minister said that he was being denied justice in the country. “This is not justice, but the murder of justice,” he said. Nawaz Sharif also slammed the Joint Investigation Team that had probed…

Read More
 

Confrontation with judiciary not in Nawaz’s interest: Chaudhry Nisar

ISLAMABAD: Former Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan said on Thursday that a confrontation with the country’s judiciary was not in Nawaz Sharif’s interest.¬† During a press conference in Taxila, Nisar said that courts in the country were giving correct decisions. He urged former prime minister Nawaz Sharif to take notice of statements that were…

Read More
 

SC dismisses Sharif family review petitions, politicians react

ISLAMABAD: Leaders of various political parties reacted on Friday after the apex court rejected Sharif family’s review petition pertaining to Nawaz’s disqualification.¬† Awami Muslim League chief Sheikh Rashid Ahmed said that Nawaz Sharif’s lawyer could not provide a single proof to make his case. PTI leader Fawad Chaudhry said that Nawaz Sharif, his son and…

Read More
 

Justice Ijaz said this is just the tip of the iceberg: Fawad Chaudhry

ISLAMABAD: PTI leader Fawad Chaudhry said on Wednesday that Justice Ijaz-ul-Ahsan had said during proceedings that this was just the tip of the iceberg on which the decision was given. Fawad said that the case went to court since PML-N had refused to draft the terms of reference. He said that judges of the supreme…

Read More
 

SC orders removal of Dr Asim’s name from ECL

ISLAMABAD: In a ruling on Tuesday, the Supreme Court of Pakistan issued directives to remove Dr Asim’s name from the Exit Control List (ECL).¬† According to details, the apex court ordered Sindh High Court to return Dr Asim’s passport to him as it allowed the former petroleum minister to fly out of the country for…

Read More
 

Imran told me SC would dissolve parliament: Hashmi

MULTAN: Javed Hashmi said on Monday that PTI chief Imran Khan had told him a couple of years ago that the apex court would dissolve the parliament and Nawaz would be forced to resign.¬† Addressing a press conference in Multan, Hashmi said that Imran Khan had told him in 2014 that a technocrat government would…

Read More
 

Imran summons PTI leadership for emergency meeting

ISLAMABAD: PTI chief Imran Khan has summoned the party’s senior leadership to Islamabad for an emergency meeting, following news that the Supreme Court will announce the Panama Leaks case verdict tomorrow.¬† According to details, the party’s senior leadership will conduct an advisory meeting in context with the decision of the Prime Minister’s disqualification case. The…

Read More
 

SC expresses displeasure over lack of progress on Quetta inquiry commission report

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Wednesday expressed displeasure over the lack of progress made on the recommendations of the Quetta inquiry commission. A three-member SC bench headed by Justice Asif Saeed Khosa heard the suo moto notice case pertaining to the suicide bombing in Quetta on August 8, 2016, which had claimed 76 lives, including…

Read More
 

Want to tell Imran, JIT and rivals, no one will accept this accountability: Nawaz

CHITRAL: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif warned his political rivals, the Joint Investigation Team and PTI chief Imran Khan that no one would accept this type of accountability.¬† Addressing a public gathering after inaugurating the Lowari Tunnel, Nawaz¬†said that the people of Chitral did not vote for PML-N during the general elections of 2013. “I want…

Read More
 

Video: JIT couldn’t prove PM embezzled funds–Marriyum

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb said on Tuesday that the JIT couldn’t prove that Nawaz Sharif had acquired assets by embezzling funds.¬† Speaking to media personnel, Marriyum said that attempts were made to book the Prime Minister in a fake case. She said that documents were not obtained from a…

Read More
 

PM objects to ISI official’s inclusion in JIT

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif¬†on Monday filed objections against the JIT members, one week after the report by the investigative team was made public. The premier¬†has also objected to the inclusion of the¬†ISI officer in the Joint Investigation Team. According to details, the Prime Minister’s attorney¬†alleged that when the JIT was formed, the ISI official…

Read More
 

We are waging Jihad against the Godfather of mafia: Imran

ISLAMABAD: PTI chief Imran Khan slammed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday by stating that his party was involved in a Jihad against the Godfather of mafia in Pakistan. Addressing a press conference from Nathia Gali, Imran said that there was a clear distinction in Pakistani politics at the moment. He said that on one…

Read More
 
 

Must See

 

Samaa Cartoons

 
 
 

Most Read

 

Most Popular

 

In the News