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May 19, 2018 12:00 AM IHC bars schools from receiving fee during vacations

Islamabad: Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui of the Islamabad High Court (IHC) here on Friday through an interim order has restrained private educational institutions of Islamabad from receiving monthly fee from the students during summer vacations. Secretary Capital Administration & Development Division (CADD) Furqan Bahadur Khan and Chairman Private Education

May 19, 2018 12:00 AM Ali Siddiqui’s appointment not within our purview: IHC

ISLAMABAD: Hearing a petition challenging the appointment of Ali Jehangir Siddiqui as Pakistan’s ambassador to Washington, Justice Athar Minallah of Islamabad High Court (IHC) Friday remarked that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has raised no objection to Siddiqui’s appointment and it did not affect the career diplomats. The judge also observed that Siddiqui’s

May 19, 2018 12:00 AM EU launches measures to protect European business in Iran

BRUSSELS: The European Commission said on Friday it had started the process of renewing a sanctions-blocking measure to protect European businesses in Iran, after the United States pulled out of the Iran nuclear accord and reimposed sanctions on Tehran. The Commission said in a statement it had "launched the formal process to activate the Blocking Statute

May 17, 2018 12:00 AM PML-N leader resigns from basic membership

Islamabad: Chaudhry Ashraf Gujjar, an ex-candidate of PML-N from old NA-48 Islamabad on Wednesday resigned from basic membership of the party while criticising policies of Muhammad Nawaz Sharif and other party leader. Chaudhry Ashraf Gujjah lost to Asad Umar of Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI), was awarded PML-N ticket from NA-48 in 2013 bye-elections

May 15, 2018 12:00 AM SECP unveils new regulations

ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has notified the Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) Regulations 2018 under the LLP Act 2017. LLP is an alternative form of business establishment, which has the flexibility of a general partnership as well as the advantages of a limited liability company, a statement said on Monday

May 13, 2018 12:00 AM Hafeez questions ICC’s process for calling suspect actions

LAHORE: A veteran now of the ICC’s illegal bowling actions policy, Mohammad Hafeez is not apparently a believer in the system. Two weeks after being cleared to bowl in international cricket once again, Hafeez has raised doubts about how the ICC calls and reports bowlers with suspect actions. He said he found the way some bowlers were called for their 1

May 11, 2018 3:35 PM SC sets one-month deadline for disbursement of compensation to Quetta church attack affectees

Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar on Friday set a one-month deadline for Balochistan government to ensure the payment of compensation to the affectees of attack at Quetta's Bethel Memorial Methodist Church last year, DawnNewsTV reported. At least nine people were killed and 30 injured in a suicide attack on the church on December 17, 2017 — following which

May 11, 2018 2:27 PM PML-N decides to take legal action against NAB chief

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz on Friday decided to take legal action against National Accountability Board Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal over false allegations of money laundering leveled against Nawaz Sharif, Geo News reported. A meeting of party's Central Executive Committee, attended by PML-N's senior leaders, was held today to mull the response 10

May 11, 2018 12:00 AM IHC sets aside ECP ban on recruitment, development works

ISLAMABAD: A division bench of the Islamabad High Court (IHC) Thursday set aside an April 11 notification of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) through which the electoral body had stopped recruitment in the government departments and imposed a ban on development works. The ECP in its April 11 notification had said, “All kinds of recruitment in any ministry

May 11, 2018 12:00 AM Romanian ex-PM cleared of fraud charges

BUCHAREST: Former Romanian prime minister Victor Ponta was on Thursday cleared of fraud and other charges by the country’s high court after a corruption probe. Ponta, 45, had been accused of 17 separate counts of forgery, complicity in tax evasion and money laundering, all dating from 2007-2011 while Ponta was working as a lawyer. Ponta, who was leader 1