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  • PTI challenges Sindh’s accountability law in Sindh High Court

    KARACHI: The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf on Tuesday moved the Sindh High Court (SHC) against a new provincial law that repeals the applicability of the National Accountability Ordinance (NAO), better known as the NAB Ordinance, in the province...

    The SHC on Friday directed the Sindh and federal governments to respond to the constitutional petitions filed by the two opposition parties against the new provincial law repealing the...

  • Military court verdict challenged in high court

    LAHORE: A member of a proscribed organisation, convicted for sectarian killing by a military court, has challenged his death sentence before the Lahore High Court...

    The military court had awarded death sentence to Muhammad Sabir Shah for abetting murder of a lawyer, Syed Arshad Ali, in Lahore...

  • Dar challenges accountability court indictment in Islamabad High Court

    Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Monday filed two petitions before the Islamabad High Court challenging his indictment by an accountability court in a reference pertaining to his ownership of “assets beyond his known sources of income”...

    Last Monday, the court had rejected a request by Dar’s counsel, Amjad Pervez, to grant them seven days to peruse the record, saying that since the Supreme Court had set a six-month deadline, he could...

  • Supreme Court, Islamabad High Court jurisdiction extended to Fata

    ISLAMABAD: The federal cabinet on Tues­day approved extension of the jurisdiction of the Supreme Court and the Islamabad High Court (IHC) to the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) as a first step towards implementation of the long overdue reforms in the country’s restive tribal areas...

    In the initial draft that had been prepared in the light of suggestions of a six-member special committee that had proposed merger of the...

  • Peshawar High Court seeks Imran Khan's reply over contempt of court

    PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court on Thursday asked Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan to submit a written reply over his insulting remarks against doctors opposing Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Medical Teaching Institutions Reforms Act, 2015...

    A two member bench of Peshawar High Court (PHC) comprising Justice Waqar Sethi and Muhammad Younus ordered the PTI chief to submit a written reply before November 12 to PHC chief justice,...

  • SC asks military court convict to appeal before high court

    ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked a convict – who had been sentenced to death by a military court – to avail himself of the right of appeal by first approaching the high court under the Pakistan Army Act, 1952, instead of coming directly to the apex court...

    A three-judge bench headed by Justice Ejaz Afzal Khan directed senior counsel Dr Khalid Ranjha, representing Lahila Bibi – the mother of death row convict Sabir Shah –...

  • Peshawar High Court stays execution awarded by military court

    PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Tuesday suspended the execution of a death-row inmate, who was sentenced to death by a military court for involvement in terrorism...

    A few weeks ago the family was informed that Amir had been awarded the death sentence by a military court, his brother maintained in court...

  • Peshawar High Court halts execution of another military court convict

    A Peshawar High Court bench on Thursday stayed the execution of another militant sentenced to death by a military court on different counts of terrorism and suspended his death sentences...

    A divisional bench of the high court heard a judicial review of the petition filed by family members of the convicted TTP militant Syed Qasim Shah...

  • AJK apex court sends Kashmiri refugees seats' case to high court

    MUZAFFARABAD: The Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Supreme Court on Friday remanded an important case to the high court in which the 12 seats of AJK legislative assembly for the Pakistan based Kashmiri refugees has been challenged...

    The court has been directed to conduct proceedings as required under law and decide the same after providing opportunity of hearing to the parties concerned...

  • Defying court order: High court orders LDA director’s removal

    LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Friday got arrested a director of the Lahore Development Authority (LDA) for defying a judicial order, summoned the director general of the authority and ordered the delinquent officer’s removal from his post...

    A citizen, Muhammad Mian, had filed a petition against the LDA for not issuing him exemption letter for allotment of 20-kanal land despite an order passed by the court...

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