SC directs govt to constitute a new special JIT comprising intelligence officials to probe the killing of journalist Arshad Sharif Summons names of the officials for JIT till today The mother of the slain journalist got emotional as she appeared in court to witness the proceedings. “Mrs Alvi is theRead More →

ECP has no jurisdiction under the Constitution to decide upon the pre-election disqualification of a lawmaker: SC CJP Umar Ata Bandial issue four-page short order relating to Faisal Vawda’s lifetime disqualification case ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Sunday ruled that the Election Commission ofRead More →

CJP Umar Ata Bandial summons records of last 23 years from NAB in Imran Khan’s plea challenging NAB amendments Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah questions the petitioner’s claim of NAB amendments violating fundamental rights ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Tuesday summoned 23 years’ worthRead More →

Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah says Imran Khan could have raised objections to new NAB law if he had stayed in the assembly ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) Supreme Court of Pakistan on Wednesday observed that former prime minister and Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf  Imran Khan could have take up allRead More →

CJP Umar Ata Bandial says SC to hold daily hearings on Imran Khan’s plea against NAB amendments Says we only have to see the basic rights & violation of the Constitution ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) The Supreme Court of Pakistan will hold hearings on Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan’sRead More →

Robberies at ATM machines denting people confidence in bank: SC Court expresses displeasure over delayed investigation of the matter ISLAMABAD  ( Web News ) Supreme Court of Pakistan on Tuesday said that due to robberies at ATM machines, people were losing confidence in banks. A three-member bench headed by JusticeRead More →

Overseas Pakistanis bring in foreign exchange to country & must be facilitated on a priority basis, SC observes in voting rights’ case ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) The Supreme Court (SC) observed on Wednesday that overseas Pakistanis bring in foreign exchange to the country and must be facilitated on aRead More →

SC issues notices to govt in connection with Imran Khan’s petition challenging recent amendments to the NAB ordinance Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah says court could only exercise its authority over matters of parliament when they were unconstitutional ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) The Supreme Court of Pakistan on FridayRead More →

It is the fundamental right of political parties that its members remain loyal to it: CJP Umar Ata Bandial Says defection was no small matter, it’s about a person’s conscience ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Umar Ata Bandial on Tuesday observed that the loyalty ofRead More →

Election of new CM will be held on 22nd July after the bye-election on 20 constituencies of Punjab going to be held on 17th July: SC  Court declares that Muhammad Hamza Shahbaz Sharif will continue as chief minister Punjab till 22nd July ISLAMABAD ( Web News ) Special Bench of the Supreme CourtRead More →

SC bench headed by CJP Umar Ata Bandial expresses concern over removal of names from ECL in ‘perceived interference’ suo motu case ISLAMABAD ( Web News )  A five-member bench of the Supreme Court of Pakistan on Friday expressed concern over the removal of names from the Exit Control ListRead More →

SC bars authorities from transferring & making new appointments in high-profile cases related to NAB & cases heard by special courts CJP expresses concerns over transfers & appointments of officials in high-profile cases refraining prosecution from withdrawing such cases Court stops the FIA & the NAB from withdrawing cases tillRead More →