SUPREME COURT UPHOLDS CCP’S ENQUIRY & INFORMATION GATHERING POWERS ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) In a historic judgment, the Supreme Court of Pakistan has unanimously upheld the statutory powers of the Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP). The powers relate to gathering of information and conducting of enquiries. A three-member benchRead More →

Apex Court rejects the previous PDM govt’s objections to bench hearing pleas against audio leaks commission Order says objections were ‘an attack on the independence of the judiciary’ 32-page long detailed judgment written by CJP Justice Umar Ata Bandial issued ISLAMABAD (  Web News ) The Supreme Court of PakistanRead More →

CJP Umar Ata Bandial seeks updated lists of those who benefited from new NAB law Court also seeks an updated list of NAB cases transferred after the amendments were introduced Says Chief Justice has been made rubber stamp in SC practice and procedure and review act Syed Mansoor Ali ShahRead More →

SC adjourns hearing of ECP review plea after AGP objects to bench under new law The new law deprived the CJP of powers to take suo motu notice in an individual capacity. A three-member bench headed by Chief Justice Umar Ata Bandial heard the case You must have read ourRead More →

How long the democracy will be sacrificed by postponing the polls: CJP Umar Ata Bandial Says negative powers got active in the country when elections were delayed Justice Ijazul Ahsan says 90-day period for holding election had been given in the Constitution ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) The Supreme CourtRead More →

ISLAMABAD (WEB DESK) Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) filed a constitutional petition in the Supreme Court of Pakistan against delay in elections in Punjab. PTI Secretary General Asad Umar, Mian Mahmoodur Rashid, Abdul Rehman Khan, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly Speaker Mushtaq Ahmad Ghani and Punjab Assembly Speaker Mohammad Sibtain Khan haveRead More →

Incumbent govt had dragged the country into a quagmire: Imran Khan Says only case against Shehbaz Sharif was registered in our tenure LAHORE ( Web News ) In connection with the Punjab Assembly elections, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman and former prime minister Imran Khan pinned hope on the Supreme CourtRead More →

Supreme Court is a constitutional institution which is being ‘maligned’ via audio tapes: CJP Umar Ata Bandial Says these audio tapes defaming constitutional institutions are of no importance Court disposes of appeal of ex-CCPO Lahore Ghulam Mehmood Dogar against his transfer as it was taken back by the petitioner ISLAMABADRead More →

Chief election commissioner alone, without consultation of other members, cannot approve transfers: SC Apex court suspends transfer order of Ghulam Mahmood Dogar as Lahore CCPO Court says it is unable to understand what is being done by ECP to hold elections in Punjab & KP as the 90-day time periodRead More →

Payment of conveyance allowance to the teachers cannot be stopped during summer or winter vacations: SC Says public functionaries are supposed to ensure the elimination of all forms of exploitation Says terms & conditions of service of civil servants cannot be varied to their disadvantage or less favourable in viewRead More →

CJ IHC Athar Minallah asks whether Imran Khan wanted to hurt morale of the armed forces by delivering anti-military speeches Says will everything be put at stake just for the sake of a ‘Game of Thrones’? ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday asked whetherRead More →

Supreme Court says it did not want to interfere in the legislation process Court says members sitting in assembly are legislating for the sake of their personal benefits ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) In the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) law amendments case, the Supreme Court of Pakistan has stated thatRead More →