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July 16, 2018 12:00 AM Waseem goes down in IBF flyweight world title bout

KARACHI: Pakistan’s professional boxer Mohammad Waseem on Sunday went down against South Africa’s Moruti Mthalane in the International Boxing Federation (IBF) flyweight world title shot in Kuala Lumpur. The former IBF world champion Mthalane regained the belt as he prevailed over the former two-time WBC world silver flyweight champion Waseem through

July 14, 2018 9:15 PM Saad Rafique lashes out at Aitzaz Ahsan’s statement

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Saad Rafique on Saturday lashed out at PPP leader Aitzaz Ahsan for his conflict-gearing remarks on Nawaz Sharif and his daughter’s arrest. The PML-N leader clarified that he accompanied the PML-N rally from beginning till end to welcome the party quad. Slamming a response at the senator’s attempts for revolts

July 14, 2018 12:00 AM Netflix taken to court in India

MUMBAI: An Indian politician has taken streaming giant Netflix to court, asking that it delete “offensive scenes” and derogatory remarks about former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi in its first Indian original series. The Delhi High Court adjourned the case on Thursday to give judges and respondents time to study the petition filed by Nikhil Bhalla, a lawyer 3

July 14, 2018 12:00 AM Most senior judge not made part of IHC bench

ISLAMABAD: Senior most judge of the Islamabad High Court (IHC) has not been made part of the only division bench constituted for hearing the cases for the next week-- from July 16 to 20, 2018. The only division of the IHC for the next week comprises two junior most judges of the IHC ie Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani and Justice Miangul Hassan Aurangzeb 3

July 11, 2018 2:08 AM Ruling on declaration of ‘true faith’ to be challenged, says minister

ISLAMABAD: The caretaker Minister for Informa­tion and Law, Syed Ali Zafar, has said that making declaration of faith compulsory before joining the judiciary and civilian and military services is discriminatory and will be challenged. “The government cannot discriminate in service laws in matters of employment. I believe that our judges are… learned 1

July 11, 2018 12:00 AM Switzerland launches WTO action

GENEVA: Switzerland has launched a complaint at the World Trade Organization against U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminium, it said on Tuesday, the eighth WTO member to start such a challenge. "From Switzerland´s point of view, the additional duties, which according to the U.S. have been introduced to protect national security, are unjustified," the statement

July 8, 2018 12:00 AM SC full court meeting: Three-member panel formed to amend rules

ISLAMABAD: A full court meeting was held here on Saturday in the Supreme Court of Pakistan Islamabad under the chairmanship of Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar. The meeting was attended by all judges of the apex court. Arbab Muhammad Arif. Registrar of the Supreme Court, also attended the meeting. At the beginning of the meeting, the chief justice welcomed

July 8, 2018 12:00 AM SJC to conduct open trial of Justice Siddiqui

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) which hears complaints of misconduct against superior court judges on Saturday made history by deciding to conduct trial of a sitting judge in open court for the first time. Media reports said the chief justice of Pakistan (CJP) led SJC accepted Islamabad High Court judge Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui’s plea to conduct

July 7, 2018 12:04 PM Justice Shaukat Aziz to become first judge to have an open trial hearing

The Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) declared on Saturday their decision to hold an open trial for Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui. Amid the trial headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar, a significant judgment was concurred of carrying out an open trial for Islamabad High Court’s Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui who had plead for an open court 10

June 30, 2018 12:00 AM SHC orders inclusion of name of ex-Sindh CM adviser in FIR

SUKKUR: A double bench of the Sindh High Court, Sukkur bench, Justice Sallahuddin Panhwar and Justice Adnan Chaudhry, has ordered the police to include the names of Sardar Chandio and his brother Burhan Chandio in a murder case on Friday, of three persons Karamullah, Mukhtiar and Qabil. The judges also rejected their bail and ordered the police to ensure