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January 16, 2019 12:00 AM Removal of committee head may turn situation sour in KP Assembly

PESHAWAR: The removal of Member Provincial Assembly (MPA) Khushdil Khan as chairman and member of a Standing Committee in the provincial assembly may strain the otherwise friendly relations between the treasury and opposition benches as the lawmaker has moved the court against the speaker Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly. Khushdil Khan, former deputy speaker

January 11, 2019 12:00 AM Al-Azizia sentence: IHC to hear Nawaz’s appeal on 21st

fix the earliest date possible for hearing Nawaz’ petition. Accountability Court Judge Arshad Malik had sentenced Nawaz to seven years in jail along with imposition of a fine of $25 million in Al-Azizia reference on Dec 24, 2018. However, he acquitted him in the Flagship Investment reference. Nawaz Sharif has challenged the Accountability Court-II decision 3

January 11, 2019 12:00 AM Schools fee case: Enforce order or get ready to close shop: CJP

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Thursday warned the management of private schools that strict action will be taken against them upon their failure to implement its order in letter and spirit regarding 20 percent reduction in students’ fee. The court clarified that its decision regarding 20 percent reduction will be applicable to all those private schools 2

January 10, 2019 12:08 PM PTI lawmaker vows to approach SC to seek Zardari's disqualification

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) leader Khurram Sher Zaman on Thursday retracted a petition filed before the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) seeking disqualification of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari. During the hearing in the commission, the PTI MPA told the commission that he had found new evidence against 4

January 10, 2019 7:40 AM IHC to hear Nawaz Sharif's appeal on January 21

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) has fixed for hearing on January 21 former prime minister Nawaz Sharif petition seeking bail and suspension of his sentence in the Al-Azizia reference, according to Geo News on Thursday. The Accountability Cour had sentenced Nawaz Sharif to seven years in jail along with a fine of $25 million in Al-Azizia reference 5

January 10, 2019 6:15 AM SC rejects Rao Anwar's plea seeking removal of name from ECL

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected Rao Anwar's application seeking removal of his name from the Exit Control List (ECL). According to Geo News, a three-judge bench of apex court headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar was hearing the plea filed by the former SSP of Karachi's Malir district who is accused of killing hundreds of people

January 8, 2019 2:20 PM Nawaz Sharif files supplementary plea in Al Azizia reference

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday submitted a supplementary appeal in Al Azizia reference before Islamabad High Court seeking early hearing of the case. The petition was submitted to the high court by Nawaz Sharif’s counsel Khwaja Haris. The petition maintained that former premier’s fundamental rights are being violated, hence 4

January 8, 2019 12:00 AM SL court refuses to test President’s sanity

COLOMBO: A Sri Lanka court on Monday rejected calls to subject the president to a mental health examination after he sacked a former ally, dissolved parliament and plunged the country into crisis. The Court of Appeal rejected a petition to force Maithripala Sirisena before a panel of psychiatrists to scrutinise his mental state in the wake of the political 1

January 6, 2019 12:00 AM Al-Azizia verdict: IHC to hear Nawaz’s appeal on January 7

ISLAMABAD: A division bench of the Islamabad High Court (IHC) will hear former prime minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif’s appeal against the Al-Azizia verdict on January 7. A division bench, comprising Justice Athar Minallah and Justice Aamir Farooq, will hear Nawaz’s plea. After removing objections raised by the IHC registrar, Nawaz’s defence counsel submitted

January 5, 2019 9:05 AM Accountability court extends remand of Khwaja brothers till Jan 19

An accountability court in Lahore on Saturday extended the physical remand of PML-N leader Khwaja Saad Rafique and his brother Khwaja Salman Rafique till January 19 in connection with the Paragon Housing Scheme ‘corruption’ probe. Accountability court judge Syed Najamul Hassan extended the remand after NAB representative Waris Ali Janjua claimed that billions 1