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February 21, 2018 5:55 PM Disqualified person can’t head political party, SC rules against Nawaz Sharif

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that a person disqualified under Article 62 and 63 of the Constitution cannot head a political party. A three-member bench of the Supreme Court headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar and comprising Justice Umer Ata Bandial and Justice Ijazul Ahsen was hearing into the petitions, challenging the controversial 1

February 21, 2018 3:42 PM Bilawal says Nawaz not serious in bringing reforms in judiciary

LAHORE: Pakistan People's Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Wednesday said there was no doubt that constitution is above the parliament but the parliament can make amendments to the constitution. Speaking to media, the PPP chairman came down heavily on ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif who he said was not serious in bringing reforms in judiciary 1

February 20, 2018 9:57 AM NAB launches probe into Imran's use of KP govt helicopter

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau has started investigation into Imran Khan's use of helicopter owened by Kyhyber Paktunkhwa government. Sources in the NAB told Geo News that a combined investigative team has been set up under the NAB Director Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Naveed Haider to probe the scandal. The sources said the team consists of legal 4

February 20, 2018 5:37 AM 2 lawyers killed in firing at Lahore sessions court; LHC CJ summons security meeting

Lahore High Court (LHC) Chief Justice (CJ) Muhammad Yawar Ali called a security meeting on Tuesday after a firing incident at a sessions court earlier today left two lawyers dead. A lawyer opened fire outside the court of sessions judge, Taseerur Rehman, killing two other lawyers, police told DawnNews. Both the perpetrator, identified as Kashif Rajput 2

February 19, 2018 10:05 AM IHC upholds AC verdict of granting bail to Capt Safdar

ISLAMABAD: A division bench of the Islamabad High Court (IHC) here Monday rejected appeal of National Accountability Bureau against the accountability court order of granting bail to Captain (retd) Muhammad Safdar. The bench had reserved its judgment on Dec 14 in the petition of NAB, seeking judicial custody of Captain Safdar, and revoking of his release 3

February 19, 2018 12:00 AM Zardari, Bilawal oppose privatisation of PIA, Steel Mills

ISLAMABAD: PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has warned Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi to defer privatising PIA and Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM) or get ready to face tough resistance from his party both inside and outside the Parliament, Geo News reported. While chairing a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Privatisation (CCoP), Abbasi approved 3

February 19, 2018 12:00 AM Lawyers, civil society protest for judges’ family protection

KARACHI: Legal fraternity and civil society demanded for foolproof security for a family of two serving judges, one retired judge and a senior lawyer, under attack from last three years and has lost the lives of three family members in a feud with another clan. Servants of Sindh (SoS) a human rights organisation comprised of writers, intellectuals, educationists 3

February 19, 2018 12:00 AM Telling lies again and again doesn’t make a truth: PPP

LAHORE: The Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leaders Maula Bukhsh Chandio and Chaudhry Manzoor have said that by telling lies again and again will not turn lies into the truth. They said that Nawaz Sharif was upset for not being the darling anymore but not for democracy. While reacting to Nawaz Sharif’s speech on Sunday, PPP Punjab Secretary General Chaudhry 5

February 19, 2018 12:00 AM Judiciary handed weak verdict against Nawaz: Imran

ISLAMABAD: The people are stunned that PTI Chairman Imran Khan’s has proved himself as a politician or a player. Has he delivered a loose ball to help Nawaz Sharif to achieve victory by criticising the judiciary for disqualifying former prime minister Nawaz Sharif? The question has arisen on account of “Iqama” (residential visa) and he termed it as a “weak verdict 3

February 19, 2018 12:00 AM Geo, The News, Jang report proves true: Imran, 66, confirms third marriage

LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has confirmed the party chairman Imran Khan’s third marriage with Bushra Bibi, reports Geo News. "Wishing Chairman PTI Imran Khan and his wife a happy married life. May Allah bless the couple," read a tweet on PTI's official Twitter on Sunday. The party issued pictures of Imran's Nikah with Bushra Bibi, in which 4