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August 11, 2018 9:55 AM Sessions court issues notices to Punjab interim CM, home minister

A sessions court in Lahore on Saturday heard an appeal against Punjab's caretaker Chief Minister Hasan Askari and Home Minister Shaukat Javed for allegedly taking discriminatory measures against PML-N workers. The petition, filed by PML-N leader Rana Mashhood, was heard by Additional Sessions Judge Mohammad Arif Mujahid. In his appeal, Mashhood claimed 2

August 7, 2018 7:24 AM BHC dismisses plea filed by Hazara MPA-elect in nationality case as non-maintainable

The Balochi­stan High Court on Tuesday dismissed a petition filed by MPA-elect of Hazara Democratic Party (HDP) Ahmed Ali Kohzad, who had challenged the National Database and Registration Authority’s (Nadra) move to block his computerised national identity card. A division bench comprising Justice Naeem Akhtar Afghan and Justice Abdullah Baloch rejected 5

August 2, 2018 11:51 AM PB-26 Quetta-III winner is 'non-Pakistani', Quetta DC tells court

Deputy Commissioner (DC) Quetta declared that PB-26 (Quetta-III) winner Ahmed Ali Kohzad is a "non-Pakistani", in a letter to submitted to Balochistan High Court (BHC) on Thursday. BHC was hearing a petition filed by Kohzad, a Hazara Democtratic Party (HDP) candidate who has been declared the winner from PB-26. Kohzad's Computerised National Identity 22

July 18, 2018 12:00 AM PTI funding case enters final phase at ECP

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) 2014 foreign funding case at the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has apparently entered the final phase, as the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) is in the process of sharing funding details with it, having received from banks across Pakistan. The ECP had written to the SBP on July 03 this year and sought 2

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Chitral, Tank districts have one seat each in both NA, KP Assembly

PESHAWAR: There are two districts in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) where the number of votes for the National Assembly and provincial assembly seats is the same. Chitral, the northern-most district of Pakistan and Tank, the southern-most district in the province, have one seat each in the National Assembly and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly. This makes the two districts 4

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 5

July 14, 2018 12:00 AM Wapda chief briefs CJP on dams committee proceedings

ISLAMABAD: Implementation Committee of Diamer-Bhasha and Mohmand dams (ICDBMD) Chairman Lt Gen (R) Muzammil Hussain on Friday called on the Chief Justice of Pakistan, Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, and briefed about the proceedings of implementation committee and its future roadmap for moving ahead to achieve milestone in stipulated time, constituted by the Supreme 4

July 13, 2018 12:00 AM SC directs media campaign for dams fund

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court (SC) on Thursday directed the Information Ministry and Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) to ensure an efficient media campaign for the fund announced by Supreme Court of Pakistan for Diamer-Bhasha and Mohmand Dams for raising public awareness. A four-member bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) 4

July 10, 2018 12:00 AM SC orders handing over Gun and Country Club to PSB

ISLAMABAD: Declaring the Gun and Country Club as illegal, Supreme Court (SC) on Monday ordered handing over possession of the venue to the Pakistan Sports Board (PSB) which originally owns the land. “The Club has no legal status,” Chief Justice Saqib Nisar who headed the bench, said. The bench that also included Justice Ijazul Ihsan reached verdict on the petition 1

July 2, 2018 12:00 AM Review petitions moved to ECP for holding election in tribal districts

PESHAWAR: Several petitions have been moved to the Election Commission of Pakistan for holding the general election in the tribal districts that were recently merged with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. The review petitions were filed by Malik Habib Orakzai, Mian Mohibullah Kakakhel and Shah Muhammad Jatoi. The petitioners requested the Election Commission 4