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  • TLAHORE  -  Considering Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar last hope, litigants on Saturday called for easy access to Human Rights Cell at the Supreme Court. There is only one door for litigants at the Supreme Court’s Lahore registry and it takes a litigant almost a day to ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Supreme Court of Pakistan Friday gave overseas Pakistanis right to vote, directing the Election Commission of Pakistan to ensure it during the upcoming by-elections in the country as a pilot project. A three-member bench, led by Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar, passed ...

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  • TLAHORE: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP), Mian Saqib Nisar on Sunday suspended Lahore High Court’s verdict about reversal of the changes made by the parliament in nomination papers, reiterating his observation that the election would be held in time on July 25th. The top judge ...

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  • TLAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Monday sought detailed report on steps taken by Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) to control broadcasting of alleged anti-judiciary speeches of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and other leaders of the ...

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  • TLAHORE: An appellate election tribunal of the Lahore High Court on Saturday allowed appeal moved by former finance minister Ishaq Dar challenging rejection of his nomination papers for Senate Election. Ishaq Dar, who is currently in London undergoing medical treatment was declared an ...

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  • TLAHORE -  Human rights icon and eminent lawyer Asma Jahangir was laid to rest in her family’s farmhouse on Bedian Road amid love and tears here Tuesday. Haider Farooq Maududi, son of famous scholar Abul A’la Maududi, led the funeral prayers at Gaddafi Stadium at 3pm. Senate ...

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  • TLAHORE - Friday formed the Standing Council on Climate Change, which would work as a link between the court and the government for implementation of the National Climate Policy. The National Climate Policy is aimed at checking impact of climate change on Pakistan. Chief Justice Syed Mansoor Ali ...

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  • TLAHORE - A three-member bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar observed on Sunday the Supreme Court would pay fee of two students who could not continue their medical education due to financial constraints despite meeting the criteria for admission. The chief justice was hearing ...

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  • TChief Justice of Pakistan  Mian Saqib Nisar on Saturday promised to protect  ‘democracy’ in the country, observing that they would be answerable to the people if they failed to live up to their commitment. “We’ll not let democracy be destroyed. ...

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  • TLahore - Opposition parties were determined to hold an anti-government protest today in Lahore, though the administration had refused to allow it citing ‘security threats’ and public inconvenience, while the Lahore High Court was also to decide if the demonstration should be allowed on ...

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  • TLAHORE - They have been staying at a camp set up in Cox Bazar in Southeast coast of Bangladesh, Azeem Ibrahim shares his experience of visiting Rohingya Muslisms displaced by the Burmese authorities. “A sea of people was there, all of them in apathetic condition,” he explains. "Thin and ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Thursday struck down composition of the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) and its 2016 regulations for admission to medical colleges. A division bench headed by Justice Ayesha A Malik and Justice Jawad Hassan heard the appeals moved by students and ...

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  • TLAHORE - A man on Wednesday was awarded 60-year imprisonment as cumulative sentence after he was found guilty of throwing acid on his 21-year old ex-fiancée. Anti-Terrorism Court-I Judge Sajjad Ahmad announced the verdict after the prosecution proved its case. The court also imposed fine of ...

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  • TLAHORE - A number of petitions against the PAT-PTI sit-ins in Islamabad about three years ago took a new turn last week when the Lahore High Court called for a 26-year-old official report, which reportedly deals with the mental health of Dr Tahirul Qadri. Prepared after PAT chief’s ...

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  • TLAHORE - Model Town inquiry report case, deportation of Turkish citizens, alleged mismanagement at public sector companies and MDCAT paper leak remained prominent cases at the Lahore High Court last week. The Punjab government defended issuance of the Model Town inquiry report on the one hand and ...

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  • TLHCBA Multan bench president has appeared before the full bench of the SC in contempt case.  Sher Zaman Qureshi, contemnor, has submitted written apology before the SC. The incident took place on July 24 when he along with others attacked courtroom of Justice Qasim Khan at Multan bench. This ...

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  • TLahore High Court (LHC) has once again adjourned the case that was related to 64 politicians accused of money laundering, till after eid vacations. Barrister Syed Javed Iqbal Jafree had moved the petition in 1992. He had made Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) leader Nawaz Sharif, Shehbaz Sharif, ...

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  • TLahore -  Taj Company Underpass Bridge is almost twenty feet high: a magnificent vantage point over the old city of Lahore. Take a U- turn from Niazi Adda towards the city and there it is, the first Lahori welcome for travellers coming in from Sheikhupura. But Monday night’s blast in a ...

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  • TLAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Tuesday dismissed the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf’s plea seeking disqualification of Punjab’s chief minister Shehbaz Sharif over corruption charges. Justice Shahid Karim held that the petition was not maintainable, and observed that the petitioner ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Federal Public Service Commission, which holds competetion examinations, last week told the Lahore High Court that it is not possible for the FPSC to hold the next CSS exams in Urdu. There is no syllabus in Urdu and no examiners are available, the court was told. To further strengthen ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Lahore High Court announced a verdict on ‘parking issue’ on several petitions moved by private contractors during the last week. The Lahore Parking Company has been ordered to devise a parking policy with proper parking spaces to meet the requirements of the provincial ...

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  • T LAHORE - In an important case about the issue of smog that has become the challenge of the day, the Lahore High Court last week observed that the Punjab government had failed to spread timely awareness among the public. Chief Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah sought evidences of the ...

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  • T LAHORE - The issue of Sales Tax collection through electricity bills from different companies remained as the prominent matter at the Lahore High Court during last week. LHC Justice Abid Aziz Sheikh restrained Lesco from collecting Sales Tax on Electricity bills and held that powers of ...

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  • TLAHORE - Jamatud Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed yesterday moved the Lahore High Court seeking directives to the federal government to highlight Kashmir issue at international forums, including Security Council of the United Nations. The petition was moved a day after Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif addressed ...

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  • TLAHORE - This week the Lahore High Court rejected the appeal of a man who killed his whole family in Gujranwala district. A division bench comprising Justice Syed Shahbaz Ali Rizvi and Justice Aalia Neelum held: “In our view, if for such heinous crimes the most deterrent punishment is not ...

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  • TLAHORE - It seems that exploitation of consumers will continue as around 700 cases are still pending before the Consumer Courts of the provincial capital. Sources have told the Nation that most of the cases pending before courts were filed at least one-year ago. Around 150 to 200 applications are ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Lahore High Court yesterday ordered cane commissioner to seal Brothers Sugar Mills for not paying dues to the farmers. Chief Justice-designate Syed Mansoor Ali Shah heard the case filed by a number of farmers against non-payment by the mills. During the hearing, Punjab Cane ...

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  • TLAHORE - “The Panama leaks controversy has damaged the ruling PML-N on moral grounds but it has no legal value as neither the judicial commission nor any other government agency has power and jurisdiction to probe it in different countries,” said Justice (r) Mian Aftab Farrukh in an ...

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  • TLAHORE - Additional District and Sessions Judge Shazib Saeed yesterday awarded 48-year jail to a man for burning his wife to death in South Cantonment six years ago. Sharafat Ali set his wife Nasreen on fire by using kerosene oil over a petty issue. Nasreen fell severely injured and was shifted to ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Lahore High Court yesterday issued notices to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and other members of Sharif family in a petition challenging their offshore companies and other assets outside Pakistan.Those who have been sent the court notices include first lady Kalsoom Nawaz and her children ...

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