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  • Petition filed against detention

    KARACHI: The wife of a man in custody of law-enforcement agencies petitioned the Sindh High Court on Monday against his detention...

    She said that members of the family immediately contacted the Azizabad police station to seek information on the whereabouts of her husband but the police feigned ignorance about his detention...

  • Prime suspect in Imran Farooq murder placed under 90-day preventive detention

    Pakistan Rangers informed the ATC about a 90-day preventive detention of the suspect Moazzam Ali for questioning...

    The paramilitary force informed the court that they have credible information about his involvement in target killings and other offences which fall under the domain of the anti-terrorism act (ATA)The suspect was subsequently placed under preventive detention for three months under Section 11 EEEE and in compliance with...

  • SHO suspended over ‘illegal detention’ of youth

    KARACHI: The Landhi police SHO and five other policemen were suspended and booked on charges of illegally confining a young man following a protest by relatives and neighbours, officials said on Friday...

    He added that the Landhi police registered an FIR (142/2015) against SHO Saadat Butt and five other policemen on a complaint of the detained person’s father, Mohammed Qasim, under Sections 365 (kidnapping or abducting with intent...

  • Hafiz Saeed set to be freed after LHC turns down extension in detention order

    A review board comprising judges of the Lahore High Court on Wednesday refused to extend the detention orders of Jamaatud Dawa’s (JuD) chief Hafiz Mohammad Saeed...

    During the last hearing, the government while seeking extension in the detention orders had argued that Saeed could not be released because the move would result in financial sanctions and a halt in foreign funding to the country...

  • JuD men’s detention: Fresh plea sought against home dept’s latest order

    LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Tuesday directed the counsel for Jamatud Dawa’s (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed to file a fresh application against the latest order of the Punjab home department extending detention of his client for another 30 days, starting from Sept 25...

    Earlier, an official of the home department presented the latest detention order of the petitioner before the court during hearing of a plea challenging previous...

  • Saeed’s plea against detention deferred

    LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Friday adjourned hearing of a petition of Jamaatud Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed against his detention to wait for a decision on the matter by a provincial review board...

    As Justice Qazi Muhammad Amin Ahmad resumed hearing, a deputy attorney general stated that a provincial review board comprising judges of the high court was scheduled to take up the detention matter of Mr Saeed on Nov 21...

  • SHC summons Hyderabad jail chief in detention case

    Hearing of poll plea against CBH officer todayCantonment Board Hyderabad (CBH) returning officer Omer Siddique Chaudhry on Monday issued notices to CBH hospital medical superintendent Dr Fareed Shaikh and two Pakistan Peoples Party candidates asking them to appear before him on Wednesday (April 22) after the candidates accused him of interfering in the election in their respective wards...

    The ward-4 candidate Mohammad Ibrahim Qureshi...

  • Rangers chief, others told to file comments in ‘illegal’ detention cases

    KARACHI: The Sindh High Court on Tuesday directed the home secretary, provincial police chief, director general of Rangers and others to submit their comments in petitions against illegal detention of workers of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement and other people...

    The bench took up the petition filed by Shugufta Parveen against the detention of her husband, Muhammad Aslam Kamal...

  • Ehtesab commission gets time for reply in detention case

    PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court on Friday gave the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Ehtesab Commission (KPEC) time to file response to a PTI MPA’s petition against the KPEC Act and detention of his father by the commission...

    The petitioner requested the court to declare the arrest and detention of his father, Noor Daraz Khan, who is the chief coordinating officer of Kohat district council, and all subsequent proceedings thereto as illegal and...

  • Detention extended

    LAHORE: A provincial review board comprising judges of the Lahore High Court on Saturday extended detention of Usman Ishaq, son of a Malik Ishaq, a leader of a banned outfit, and his associate Haq Nawaz for further 90 days...

    After hearing both sides, the Review Board extended their detention for 90 days...

  • DCOs want LEAs to seek detention with evidence

    LAHORE: Embarrassed over the release of nearly half of the detained alleged hardcore elements across the province for lack of evidence, almost all DCOs have reportedly asked police and other law-enforcement agencies to seek detention orders of only those against whom they have solid material for their involvement in any subversive activity...

    But the objectivity element in their detention was missing which was exposed when they...

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