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  • Which is superior — Supreme Court or parliament?

    ISLAMABAD: The Senate Standing Committee on Finance on Wednesday was the scene of heated debate on a unique and pertinent question — which is superior, the Supreme Court or parliament?The argument was triggered by a resolution submitted to the committee by Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Senator Azam Khan Swati, demanding a briefing from the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on parliamentarians who have availed themselves of tax relaxations under...

  • OMCs resist proposal to sell superior petrol

    It has made acceptance of the government’s proposal conditional upon several incentives, including a permission to keep marketing the existing quality, for a few years, at the price of the superior variety so that oil companies could have adequate funds for technology up-gradation, a petroleum ministry official told Dawn...

  • NAB’s domain to probe cases pending in superior courts challenged

    ISLAMABAD: A citizen on Monday approached the Supreme Court challenging National Accountability Bureau (NAB)’s domain to probe into matters already pending adjudication before the superior courts...

    A three-judge Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar has already constituted a larger bench which on Dec 12 will consider the superior court’s jurisdiction about granting bail in cases where there is a statutory...

  • Cockroaches made me want new palace, says Erdogan

    The presence of cockroaches in his old offices, he revealed in an interview, were the reason why he needed a vast new presidential palace outside Ankara...

    Erdogan’s new $615 million presidential palace in the outskirts of Ankara has been ridiculed by the opposition as the tasteless and needless extravagance of an increasingly authoritarian leader...

  • Attack on Saudi palace in Jeddah kills 2 royal guards

    A gunman opened fire outside a Saudi royal palace in Jeddah on Saturday, killing two members of the Saudi Royal Guard, an official Saudi news agency reported...

    The Saudi Press Agency quoted the security spokesman for the Interior Ministry as saying that the attacker exited a vehicle and opened fire on the western gate of Al-Salam Palace early Saturday morning, killing two Guard members and wounding three others...

  • Palace stun Chelsea, City rout Stoke

    LONDON: Manchester City maintained their blistering start to the season as the Premier League leaders demolished Stoke City 7-2, while champions Chelsea crashed to a shock 2-1 defeat at lowly Crystal Palace on Saturday...

    Bottom of the table Palace had lost their opening seven league games without scoring a goal, the worst start to a season in English top-flight history...

  • United trounce Palace, Kane stars for Spurs

    LONDON: Romelu Lukaku extended his hot streak as Manchester United powered to a 4-0 victory against Crystal Palace, while Harry Kane inspired Tottenham Hotspur’s 4-0 demolition of Huddersfield Town on Saturday...

    Bottom of the table Palace arrived at Old Trafford as the first English top-flight team to lose their first six games without scoring a single goal...

  • Chelsea in line for Palace coronation

    LONDON: The stage is set for a Premier League coronation this weekend as champions-elect Chelsea host Crystal Palace on Sunday needing three points to claim a first league title since 2010...

    With Palace 12 points clear of the bottom three and safe from relegation, they would appear to represent perfect dupes for Chelsea’s title party...

  • Controversial replica of old palace opens in China

    BEIJING: A full size replica of parts of Beijing’s nationally sensitive Old Summer Palace has opened 1,000 kilometres away from China’s capital, state media reported on Monday, despite managers of the original threatening legal action...

    8bn) attraction some 620 miles from Beijing will eventually feature a replica of 95 per cent of the Old Summer Palace, state media said...

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