Syed Sabeehul Hussnain

  • TISLAMABAD - Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, while taking notice of the missing persons, has summoned officials of law enforcement and intelligence agencies, including provincial heads of Inter-Services Intelligence and Military Intelligence, today (Sunday). Besides Pakistan Army’s ISI and MI, ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - A staggering $15.253 billion (over 1.82 trillion rupees) was transferred abroad by individual account holders during the financial year 2016-17 ‘through normal banking channels’. A substantial amount was also shifted out of the country through illegal means of Hundi and ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a request of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader Talal Chaudhry to adjourn the contempt of court proceedings against him until the general elections. While rejecting the plea, the top court observed that it shall decide the case in one or two ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Chairman Executive Committee of Pakistan Bar Council on Thursday urged the Election Commission of Pakistan and caretaker government to take all steps necessary to ensure general elections in erstwhile FATA along with rest of the country. A press release issued by the PBC’s ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  Attorney General for Pakistan (AGP) Ashtar Ausaf Ali on Wednesday tendered his resignation from the post. “It has indeed both an honour and privilege to have served this country as Attorney-General for Pakistan,” said Ali in his resignation sent to President ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  Justice Qazi Faez Isa of the Supreme Court has questioned the jurisprudence regarding disqualifications of parliamentarians developed by other judges through the Panama Papers judgment wherein Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz Quaid Nawaz Sharif was ousted and declared ...

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  • T­ ISLAMABAD - One month ahead of General Elections 2018, the Supreme Court will announce the fate of Awami Muslim League Chief Sheikh Rasheed as to whether he is qualified or disqualified to become a member of the Parliament. The top court will announce its judgment on an appeal seeking ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Former federal minister Abida Hussain on Monday denied the allegations of receiving money from the Inter-Services Intelligence during the 1990 general election. TThe allegations contained in the affidavit of Lt-Gen (retd) Asad Durrani are incorrect and are denied. The Answering ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Khadija Siddiqui, who was stabbed by the son of a senior lawyer, on Saturday filed an appeal in the Supreme Court requesting it to set aside the Lahore High Court’s June 4 judgment, acquitting the main accused, Shah Hussain, of all charges on the basis of benefit of ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz Quaid Nawaz Sharif and the Jamat-e-Islami have denied allegations of receiving millions of rupees from the Inter-Services Intelligence during the 1990 general election to defeat the Pakistan People’s Party led by the late Benazir Bhutto. In their ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar on Friday took notice of a letter written by the Sindh High Court registrar to Gilgit-Baltistan Chief Court, with directives to provide a full protocol and security to an SHC judge and his family during their visit to GB. Taking notice of the issue, ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court on Friday directed the government of Balochistan to conduct an inquiry into the delay in disbursing the compensation amount to the victims of Quetta Church blast and submit a report within a month. On December 17, 2017, nine people were killed and 30 others ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court Thursday conditioned the decision regarding qualification of former military ruler Pervez Musharraf to contest election to his appearance before the court. The top court also rejected Musharraf’s plea to suspend the verdict of Peshawar High Court barring him ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  In order to minimise the influence of federal government on the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority, the President of Pakistan has promulgated an Ordinance minimising Authority’s members and giving representation to Pakistan Broadcasting Association and ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Election Commission of Pakistan on Thursday revealed before the Supreme Court that overseas Pakistanis could not exercise their right of franchise through electronic voting in the upcoming general elections scheduled to be held on July 25. Secretary ECP Babar Yaqub Fateh further ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that all the candidates contesting general elections will have to submit an affidavit along with nomination forms that would require them to disclose the information omitted in the new forms. The top court further ruled that the contesting candidates ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Defence Ministry to submit its stance on a Rs40 million transfer to the General Headquarters of the Pakistan Army and disbursement of Rs30 million to an NGO run by a friend of ex-army chief Mirza Aslam Beg. Hearing a case relating to ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court Wednesday dismissed appeals of officials of Capital’s administration and police involved in manhandling the former chief justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhary in 2007 at the Constitutional Avenue, Islamabad. IGP Islamabad Iftikhar Ahmed, then Chief ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court on Tuesday remarked that it may constitute a commission for recovery of money from those non-entitled persons who had been using state-owned luxury cars. The top court rejected a report presented by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) chairman and directed him to ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar Monday took notice of the acute shortage of water and lack of supply throughout the country and decided to hear all the pending cases pertaining to water resources on priority basis. The top court has fixed the matter with the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD  -  Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar observed on Monday that the Supreme Court set aside the Lahore High Court verdict regarding nomination forms keeping in view the supremacy of Parliament. Once again reiterating that there was no possibility of a delay in the upcoming general ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - A report submitted by the scrutiny committee to the Supreme Court regarding illegal appointments in the National Accountability Bureau is conspicuously silent on the show-cause notice issued to NAB Director-General Rawalpindi Irfan Naeem Mangi, who was also a member of the Panama ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - State Minister for Interior Talal Chaudhry Monday told the Supreme Court that he never intended to commit contempt of court. While recording his statement, Talal said he would produce his defence, on which the court directed him to submit evidence, besides furnishing list of witnesses ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court Monday questioned if the raise in salary of former foreign minister Khawaja Asif by his employer in UAE was based on his performance or it was due to the reason that he (Asif) was holding a public office in Pakistan. Justice Umar Ata Bandiyal also observed that ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Federal Board of Revenue on Saturday informed the Supreme Court that it collected over Rs51 billion in withholding tax from cellular companies for the fiscal year 2016-17. It also said that the rate of sales tax on calls and SMS in the Islamabad Capital Territory was 17 ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court on Friday issued a list of 222 individuals who got their loans written off to the tune of Rs54 billion from different banks. On May 13, a two-member bench headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar and comprising Justice Mushir Alam heard the suo motu case of 2007, ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court was informed on Wednesday that the assistant commissioner and in-charge of the Levies police station of the area, where the six labourers were killed by terrorists, had been suspended while the deputy commissioner had also been transferred. Balochistan Chief ...

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  • TISLAMABAD = The Supreme Court will take up the application of foreign company ‘M/s Broadsheet LLC’ for hearing wherein it has requested for the provision of Volume 10 of the Panama Joint Investigation Team report to submit the same as evidence in the International Arbitration to ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court on Tuesday reserved judgment on the appeals of the Capital administration and police officials involved in manhandling of former Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry in 2007 at the Constitutional Avenue Islamabad. Acting Chief Justice Asif Saeed Khosa observed that ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Dr Fowzia Siddiqui, sister of detained Dr Aafia Siddiqui, on Monday moved an application to the Supreme Court requesting it to direct the government to declare a moratorium on prisoners’ transfer to the US unless the detained Pakistani is sent back. The petition filed under ...

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