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  • Retired Justice Altaf Ibrahim Qureshi takes oath as acting chief election commissioner

    Retired Justice Altaf Ibrahim Qureshi on Friday took the oath as the acting chief election commissioner (CEC), a day after the retirement of retired Justice Sardar Muhammad Raza as CEC...

    According to Article 217 of the Constitution, the most senior member in age of the members of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) acts as the CEC if:A senior official of the ECP earlier told Dawn that many important activities of the poll body,...

  • Justice Ejaz Afzal takes oath as acting CJP

    Justice Ejaz Afzal of the Supreme Court on Friday took oath as the acting chief justice of Pakistan...

    Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed administered the oath to to Justice Afzal at a ceremony attended by Supreme Court judges, senior lawyers and members of the judicial staff...

  • Justice Saqib takes oath as acting CJP

    LAHORE: Justice Mian Saqib Nisar of the Supreme Court on Saturday took oath as acting chief justice of Pakistan...

    Justice Asif Saeed Khosa administered oath to Justice Nisar at a ceremony held at Lahore registry of the apex court...

  • Justice Qaiser becomes acting CEC

    ISLAMABAD: Retired Jus­tice Irshad Qaiser, a Mem­­ber of the Election Com­mission of Pakistan (ECP) from Khyber Pakhtun­khwa, took the oath as the acting Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) on Monday...

    Under Article 214 of the Constitution, the oath to the CEC is administered by the chief justice of Pakistan, but to the surprise of many, it was done by the most junior member of the ECP, retired Jus­tice Shakeel Ahmad Baloch — the only...

  • Justice Gulzar Ahmed takes oath as acting CJP

    KARACHI: Senior judge of the Supreme Court of Pakistan Justice Gulzar Ahmed took the oath as the acting Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) on Saturday...

    Justice Mushir Alam administered the oath to the acting CJP at a simple ceremony held at the Karachi registry of the Supreme Court...

  • Justice Azmat Saeed takes oath as acting CJP

    ISLAMABAD: Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed, senior judge of the Supreme Court, was on Tuesday sworn in as acting Chief Justice of Pakistan...

    Justice Umar Ata Bandial administered the oath in a simple and dignified ceremony at the Supreme Court...

  • Justice Isa’s wife accuses FBR officers of acting on ‘instructions’

    ISLAMABAD: The wife of Justice Qazi Faez Isa of the Supreme Court on Thursday accused the officers of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) of losing their credibility and ability to act independently...

    “Clearly, they are acting on instructions,” Sarina Isa alleged in a one-page statement issued to the media, highlighting how she personally delivered again her July 21 letter to FBR Commissioner Zulfiqar Ahmed that she wrote in reply to...

  • Acting CJ Umar Ata Bandial holds meeting with Justice Qazi Faez Isa

    ISLAMABAD: Acting Chief Justice Umar Ata Bandial spent a busy day on Friday with an over two-hour-long meeting with Justice Qazi Faez Isa before the latter’s departure for the USA for treatment of his ailing wife, and a meeting with Attorney General for Pakistan (AGP) Khalid Jawed Khan...

    The meetings were held a day after a five-judge bench of the Supreme Court recalled a two-member bench’s Aug 20 order, authored by Justice Isa, in...

  • Justice Tahira Safdar likely to become first woman chief justice of Balochistan High Court

    The Balochistan High Court (BHC) may have its first woman chief justice following the retirement of incumbent BHC Chief Justice Mohammad Noor Muskanzai, who is reaching superannuation on August 31...

    The Dawn Newspaper has learned that the Judicial Commission, which is expected to meet on July 30 under the chairmanship of Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, may consider the elevation of Justice Syeda Tahira Safdar as BHC chief justice... ...

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