Shahid Rao

  • ISLAMABAD - The Islamabad High Court (IHC) Wednesday granted post-arrest bail to former president Asif Ali Zardari on medical grounds in two corruption references. The bail plea was accepted against two surety bonds worth Rs10 million each. A division bench comprising Chief Justice Athar Minallah ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court Tuesday exonerated former Chairman National Insurance Company Limited (NICL) Ayaz Khan Niazi and all the co-accused from charges in the Rs6 billion corruption scam. A three-member bench of the apex court headed by Justice Manzoor Malik heard the NAB appeal against the ...

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  • Islamabad - In a major response to ‘one day’ suspension by the Supreme Court of service extension ‘notification’ relating to incumbent Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Tuesday, the Federal Cabinet unanimously decided to defend Prime Minister’s decision ...

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  • ISLAMABAD   -    The Islamabad High Court (IHC) Friday acquitted Irfan Siddiqui, a close aide to former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, in a case pertaining to the violation of tenancy law. A single bench of IHC comprising Justice Aamer Farooq conducted hearing of ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - In response to recent remarks by Prime Minister Imran Khan about the judiciary, Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Asif Saeed Khosa Wednesday said that it is the government, not the courts, which permitted former prime minister Nawaz Sharif to go abroad for treatment. The Chief Justice ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The Islamabad High Court (IHC) will today take up another contempt of court petition against Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan for commenting on the “axle load policy” in sharp contrast to an order passed by the ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The Special Court hearing the high treason case against former army chief general (retd) Pervez Musharraf Tuesday reserved its verdict which will be announced on November 28. A three-member Special Court headed by Justice Waqar Ahmed Seth and comprising Justice Nazar Akbar and Justice ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court of Pakistan (SCP) on Monday stopped the federal government from selling the Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM) lands in order to pay gratuity and the provident funds to its former employees. A two-member bench of the apex court, headed by Justice Gulzar Ahmed, conducted ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The Islamabad High Court (IHC) Monday issued notices to Federal Minister Ghulam Sarwar Khan in a contempt of court petition filed against him for terming the release of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif a result of a ‘deal’ between the government and Sharif. A single bench ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday suspended a presidential notification about the appointment of two ECP members and ruled that the matter be resolved by the parliament. An IHC single bench consisting of Chief Justice Athar Minallah took up three petitions filed by Senator Javed ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The Islamabad High Court (IHC) Wednesday turned down a petition seeking ban on Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) and its chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman over an anti-army statement. A single bench of IHC comprising Chief Justice of IHC Justice Athar Minallah conducted hearing of a petition ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) leader and opposition leader in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) assembly Akram Durrani Tuesday approached the Islamabad High Court (IHC) for seeking bail before arrest. A division bench of the IHC will take up the petition today. Durrani filed the petition ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The Islamabad High Court (IHC) will today resume hearing in the peti­tions challenging eligibility of three PTI MNAs including Maleeka Ali Bokhari, Tashfeen Safdar and Kan­wal Shauzab. A single bench of IHC comprising Justice Aamer Farooq will conduct hearing of three identical ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The Islamabad High Court (IHC) will today resume hearing in three identical petitions challenging the appointment of two members of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP). A single bench of IHC comprising Chief Justice of IHC Justice Athar Minallah will conduct hearing of the ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-The Islamabad High Court on Tuesday directed secretaries of Interior, Law and Justice and Human Rights ministries; chief commissioner Islamabad and IHC registrar to jointly visit the designated family courts at District Courts of Islamabad Capital Territory to ensure welfare of children ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Islamabad High Court will today (Monday) take up a petition of Private School Association challenging a notice of Private Educational Institutions Regulatory Authority regarding calculation and fixation of grade-wise basic fee of all private educational institutions of the federal ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-The Islamabad High Court (IHC) has directed Chief Commissioner Islamabad Amir Ali Ahmed to submit a written report of actions taken against drug abuse in schools on the next hearing.A single bench of IHC comprising acting Chief Justice of IHC Justice Aamer Farooq issued these directions ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Islamabad High Court on Thursday declared an office of Islamabad Traffic Police located in a greenbelt as encroachment and directed for removal of the office. A single bench of the IHC comprising Justice Miangul Hassan Aurangzeb issued these directions while hearing a petition filed by ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday issued notices to provincial President of Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N) Balochistan Lt General (Retd) Abdul Qadir, Central Secretary General Ahsan Iqbal and Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) in a petition moved against the ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The Islamabad High Court Wednesday issued notices to Secretary to President and other respondents in a petition against the appointment of two members of the Election Commission of Pakistan. A single bench of IHC comprising Chief Justice of IHC Justice Athar Minallah conducted hearing ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) will today produce Tariq Mehmood, an accused allegedly involved in the video leak controversy surrounding accountability court judge Mohammad Arshad Malik, before a local court. The investigation agency will present the accused before the court of ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The Islamabad High Court Tuesday extended interim pre-arrest bail to Nasir Janjua, who was nominated as an accused by the former accountability judge Mohammad Arshad Malik in the video leak case. A single bench of IHC comprising Acting Chief Justice Aamer Farooq conducted hearing of the ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - A local court Sunday granted bail to Irfan Siddiqui, a close aide to former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, a day after he was sent to jail on a 14-day judicial remand. Later, he was released from Adiala jail. Assistant Commissioner (AC) Mehreen Baloch granted him the bail and directed his ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - A local court Monday sent Tariq Mehmood, an accused allegedly involved in the video leak controversy surrounding accountability court judge Mohammad Arshad Malik, to jail on 14-day judicial remand. Civil judge Shaista Kundi turned down the FIA request to extend his physical remand and ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - An anti-electronic crimes court of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Thursday acquitted former senator of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Faisal Raza Abidi in a contempt of court case. In this regard, Tahir Mahmood judge of the court announced the verdict which he had reserved ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court Tuesday summoned attorney general for Pakistan (AGP) to assist the court regarding three petitions seeking probe into the video leak controversy involving accountability court judge Mohammad Arshad Malik. A three-member bench of the apex court headed by Chief Justice ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The model criminal trial courts across the country have continued expeditious dispensation of justice and these courts on Thursday disposed of total 174 cases related to murder and narcotics across the country. In this connection, office of Director General Monitoring and Evaluation ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Acting Chief Justice of Islamabad High Court (IHC) Justice Aamer Farooq Thursday held a meeting with Accountability Court (AC) judge Arshad Malik in the backdrop a “leaked video” wherein he apparently appears confessing before a PML-N sympathiser that he was ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Asif Saeed Khan Khosa Tuesday met Acting Chief Justice of Islamabad High Court Justice Aamer Farooq in his chambers to discuss the matter related to the “leaked” video of Accountability Court Judge. Sources said the meeting between Justice ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The National Accountability Bureau Thursday moved the Islamabad High Court challenging the acquittal of former law minister Dr Babar Awan and Justice (Retd) Riaz Kayani in Nandipur power project case. NAB filed its petition through Deputy Prosecutor General (DPG) NAB Sardar Muzafar ...

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