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January 19, 2018 9:52 AM CJ takes suo motu notice of 'extra judicial murder' of Naqeebullah Mehsud

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar on Friday took suo motu notice of alleged extra judicial killing of Naqeebullah Mehsood, Geo TV reported. According to the TV channel, the Supreme Court chief justice have sought a report from the Inspector General Sindh Police within seven days. Family and friends of Naqeebullah Mehsood, a youth

January 19, 2018 12:00 AM Stokes court date clashes with T20 return

LONDON: Ben Stokes’s return to international cricket could be further delayed as he faces having to be in court the day he was due to play a T20 match in New Zealand, police revealed on Thursday. The talismanic 26-year-old has been included in the squad to play a triangular T20 tournament being co-hosted by Australia and New Zealand in February but according

January 19, 2018 12:00 AM India SC lifts ban on ‘Padmaavat’

NEW DELHI: India’s top court on Thursday overturned a ban imposed by several states on the release of a Bollywood epic about a mythical Hindu queen. The Supreme Court said the ban, which followed violent protests by members of the Hindu right who claimed the film falsely depicted a romance between the queen and a Muslim ruler, violated creative freedoms

January 17, 2018 12:00 AM Justice Faez’s remarks about Nisar not to be treated as SC findings

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday held that Justice Qazi Faez Isa's findings against ex-interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan was not to be treated as findings of the apex court. This was stated by a three-judge bench, headed by Justice Asif Saeed Khosa, which issued a five-page written order in a suo moto case regarding the August 8, 2016 Quetta 5

January 16, 2018 7:53 PM CM Sindh orders Judicial Inquiry into Intizar murder

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has ordered Judicial Inquiry into murder of Intizar Ahmed, the boy shot dead by Anti-Car Lifting Cell (ACLC) officials in the upscale Defence locality. The CM Sindh said this heinous crime would be judicially inquired in order to ascertain the motive and intention of the assailants and to clearly identify 5

January 16, 2018 5:06 AM Witnesses record statements in corruption references against Sharifs

KARACHI: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law captain (retd) Safdar on Tuesday appeared before the Accountability Court that is hearing corruption references against them. The court was due to record statements of three witnesses today. Sharif’s lawyer Khawaja Haris cross examined prosecution witness Nasir Januja 6

January 16, 2018 12:00 AM CoCo in hot waters after going bananas at Open

MELBOURNE: Ailing American 10th seed CoCo Vandeweghe lost the plot over a lack of bananas as she was dumped out in straight sets in the first round on Monday. “I’m waiting for the bananas,” she told chair umpire Fergus Murphy after the first set when asked why she wasn’t ready to play. “Why should I feel uncomfortable because the court is ill-prepared 3

January 14, 2018 12:00 AM False propaganda against private bank

KARACHI: Aqeel Karim Dhedhi did not appear in a court on Saturday during the hearing of a false propaganda case against a private bank. Dhedhi’s counsel submitted his medical certificate taking the stance that his client was ill due to which he could not come to the court. Dhedhi’s guarantor was also absent. The court accepted the petition of Haji Ghani 3

January 14, 2018 12:00 AM JI celebrates extension of higher courts jurisdiction to Fata

KHAR: The Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) on Saturday staged a ‘thanksgiving’ rally to celebrate the passage of a bill in the National Assembly extending the jurisdiction of the superior courts to the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata). Local JI leader Sardar Khan led the rally. A number of other JI workers joined him in the rally. JI Bajaur chapter leaders 2

January 14, 2018 12:00 AM Bautista Agut beats del Potro

AUCKLAND: Roberto Bautista Agut received a big confidence boost going into the Australian Open when he beat Juan Martin del Potro in three sets in the ATP Auckland Classic final on Saturday. Del Potro, who had not dropped a set all week, was unable to hold serve once in the first set as the Spaniard fought his way to a 6-1, 4-6, 7-5 win. Both players 2