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  • Three men in Hyderabad detained for refusing to have children vaccinated

    HYDERABAD: Three men of two families were detained by police on the directives of an assistant commissioner for their refusal to have polio drops administered to their children and misbehaving with vaccinators during the catch-up campaign being carried out in the area to cover the ‘missed children’...

    According to Latifabad Assistant Commissioner Faraz Siddiqui, union committee medical officer (UCMO) Dr Imam Bux was manhandled by...

  • Suit over ‘Happy Birthday’ copyright settled

    A US judge had ruled in September that Warner/Chappell Music, the global publishing arm of Warner Music, never had the right to charge for for-profit use of the song...

    Terms of the settlement were not disclosed, but US media reports suggested that based on the September ruling, the lyrics to the song will now be free for anyone to use...

  • 2 Muslim drivers win discrimination suit in US

    PEORIA: A jury in the United States on Friday awarded $240,000 to two Muslim men who claimed they were fired from an Illinois trucking company after refusing to deliver alcohol...

    A 2013 lawsuit filed by US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said the men were fired in 2009 after they wouldn’t deliver alcohol because it was against their religious values as practising Muslims...

  • ‘Dragon in a three-piece suit’

    For the first couple of months, I was told, the new neighbours rarely ventured out of their residences for anything other than commuting to work...

    They go out for walks during the evenings, lounge around in a nearby park on weekends, shop regularly at the local supermarket, and even greet other residents on the street...

  • Shahbaz seeks verdict in damages suit against Imran

    LAHORE: Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif on Wednesday requested a sessions court to decide without delay his Rs10 billion suit for damages filed against Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan...

    Submitting a written application before the court to this effect, counsel of Mr Sharif stated that a suit was required to be decided within 90 days under the law...

  • Thai lawyer drops defamation suit against BBC reporter

    A Thai lawyer has dropped a criminal defamation suit against a BBC journalist over his investigation into foreigners being scammed out of retirement homes in the country, the broadcaster said on Thursday...

    The lawyer who brought the suit — Pratuan Thanarak — decided to drop the charges against Head on the first day of the trial on Wednesday...

  • PTI chief challenges legality of suit filed by ex-CJP

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Saturday challenged the legality of a Rs20 billion defamation suit filed against him by the former Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhry...

    Mr Khan through his counsel Dr Babar Awan filed an application before the district and sessions judge (DSJ) Tanvir Mir that the DSJ could not take cognizance of the defamation suit of Rs20 billion, as under the...

  • Nine banks will pay $2bn to settle forex rigging suit

    Thursday’s agreements are distinct from proceedings led by US and British regulators, which in May ordered $6bn in fines on six major banks — Barclays, JPMorgan Chase, Citigroup, Royal Bank of Scotland, UBS and Bank of America — for rigging foreign exchange market and Libor interest rates...

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