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November 29, 2018 12:00 AM Justice Athar Minallah sworn in as IHC CJ

ISLAMABAD: Justice Athar Minallah on Wednesday took oath as Chief Justice of Islamabad High Court (IHC). President Dr. Arif Alvi administered the oath at a ceremony held at Aiwan-e-Sadr Islamabad. Judges, lawyers, federal ministers and parliamentarians attended the ceremony. Justice Athar Minallah has succeeded Justice Mohammad Anwar Khan Kasi, who retired 4

November 22, 2018 11:34 AM Faizabad sit-in case: Attorney General's absense angers SC

"Is Attorney General the biggest law officer of the state or the personal servant of the prime minister," remarked the judge when Deputy Attorney General told the bench that his boss couldn't make it to the court for he was busy attending Economic Coordination Committee (ECC). "Is he an economic expert? What is he doing at ECC meeting," asked Justice 3

November 21, 2018 12:00 AM JS Global, Isra Young Traders launch Competition

Grand Finale of Isra Young Traders Challenge Isra Economic and Finance Society in collaboration with JS Global Capital Limited Hyderabad Branch launched its 5th sequel of Isra Young Traders Challenge from 3rd October to 15th November 2018. The Grand Finale held at Asadullah Kazi Auditorium on 20th November 2018. Top Ten Teams presented the trading strategies 2

November 21, 2018 12:00 AM Justice Gulzar Ahmed takes oath as acting CJP

ISLAMABAD: Justice Gulzar Ahmed on Tuesday took oath as Acting Chief Justice of Pakistan. The oath was administered by Justice Sh. Azmat Saeed in a ceremony held here in the Supreme Court. Justice Gulzar Ahmed will act as Chief Justice of Pakistan during the period, Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, Chief Justice of Pakistan and Justice Asif Saeed Khan Khosa 3

November 17, 2018 12:00 AM Tariq Ramadan wins bail

PARIS: Tariq Ramadan, a leading Islamic scholar held in France since February on charges he raped two women, on Thursday won conditional release after testifying in an appeals court. A Paris court ruled in favour of Ramadan after the 56-year-old Swiss academic made, who has been in custody since February 2, an impassioned argument for release. His bail was set at 300,000 euros 3

November 11, 2018 12:00 AM Teen skater Kihira wins on GP debut

HIROSHIMA, Japan: Japanese schoolgirl Rika Kihira marked her Grand Prix figure skating debut with a stunning victory at the NHK Trophy on Saturday. Olympic silver medallist Shoma Uno beat defending champion Sergei Voronov to win the men’s competition in Hiroshima at the fourth of the six-event grand prix series and make it a Japanese double 2

November 9, 2018 12:00 AM MPs confirm Justice Minallah as IHC CJ

ISLAMABAD: Parliamentary Committee on Appointment of Judges on Thursday accorded confirmation for Justice Athar Minallah as the new CJ of the Islamabad High Court (IHC). The approval was made at a meeting of the committee chaired by Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Ali Muhammad Khan. The meeting was attended by Senator Farooq H Naek and Raja Pervaiz 1

November 7, 2018 2:17 PM Asia Bibi still in Multan jail one week after acquittal

ISLAMABAD: One week after the Supreme Court ordered her release, Asia Bibi who has spent eight years on death row for blasphemy was still in prison Wednesday, with no immediate prospect of freedom. Thousands of protesters poured onto the streets in protest after Supreme Court judges overturned Asia Bibi´s conviction in blasphemy case. The protesters 10

November 5, 2018 12:00 AM Avoiding bloodshed sends dangerous message to non-state actors: Mazari

ISLAMABAD: The Minister for Human Rights, Dr Shireen Mazari, on Sunday said appeasement to avoid bloodshed sends a dangerous message to the non-state actors, undermining the concept of democratic peaceful protest. In a number of tweets, the minister expressed her views on the three-day agitation and rioting across Pakistan, which hit the country following 2

November 5, 2018 12:00 AM Justice Isa, Gen Lodhi, Hina Rabbani speak at LSE

LONDON: Justice Qazi Faez Isa has said that judges are servants of the state and accountable to the public because they get salaries from the public kitty and politicians are accountable to the electorates as it’s the voters who decide the fate of politicians seeking public office through votes. The senior Supreme Court judge was addressing a packed 3