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July 22, 2018 12:00 AM Ephedrine quota case: Hanif Abbasi awarded life sentence

RAWALPINDI: The Special Narcotics Court (SNC), Rawalpindi on Saturday sentenced the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Hanif Abbasi to life imprisonment in the ephedrine quota case, four days ahead of the general elections. Later the Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) officials arrested Hanif Abbasi from the courtroom to send him to Adiala Jail. Judge 126

July 16, 2018 5:54 AM Nawaz Sharif challenges Avenfield verdict in IHC

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and daughter Maryam Nawaz, whom the accountability court had awarded eleven and eight year imprisonment respectively, have challenged accountability court's verdict in Avenfield case in the Islamabad High Court on Monday. The accountability court indicted the father-daughter duo with £8-million and £2-million 7

July 13, 2018 12:00 AM Former deputy Iranian PM dies aged 86

TEHRAN: A former Iranian deputy prime minister who spent years in jail on charges of spying for the US died on Thursday at the age of 86, state media reported. Abbas Amir-Entezam, regarded as a liberal, had spent decades in jail after being found guilty of espionage and treason shortly after the 1979 Islamic revolution. Amir-Entezam, who was in poor health 3

July 9, 2018 12:00 AM Lula should remain in prison, rules Brazil appeals court judge

SAO PAULO: The Brazilian appeals court judge responsible for the bribery case that has imprisoned former President Lula da Silva overruled an order to release the leftist icon on Sunday. Earlier in the day, another appellate judge had issued a decision to free Lula, which was blocked by Federal Judge Sargio Moro, who sent Lula to prison on the corruption 2

July 8, 2018 11:01 AM Nawaz Sharif to challenge Avenfield verdict tomorrow

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and daughter Maryam, whom the accountability court had awarded eleven and eight year imprisonment, respectively, are set to challenge the Avenfield verdict against them in the Islamabad High Court on Monday. The accountability court indicted the father-daughter duo with £8-million and £2-million fines, whilst

July 7, 2018 1:53 AM NAB fails to arrest Safdar, plans to get warrants

ISLAMABAD: The Natio­nal Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Friday failed to arrest any of the Sharifs after the pronouncement of the accountability court’s verdict in the Avenfield property reference despite having received an original certified copy of the judgement. While former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz were in the United 7

June 21, 2018 12:00 AM Argentine Kicker gets six-year suspension for match-fixing

BUENOS AIRES: Argentine tennis player Nicolas Kicker has been suspended for six years and fined $25,000 by the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) after being found guilty of match-fixing and other offences. The 25-year-old, who reached a career-high ranking of 78 in June 2017, was found guilty of attempting to fix two ATP Challenger matches in Italy and Colombia 4

June 20, 2018 12:00 AM Pak woman reaches home after serving 12 years in Indian jail

ISLAMABAD: After serving 12 years in an Amritsar jail, 64-year-old Pakistani woman Nasreen Akhtar was freed and handed over to Pakistan. India on Tuesday repatriated six Pakistani civil prisoners who arrived home through the Wagah border crossing. The prisoners were handed over to Pakistani authorities in the presence of officials from the Pakistan High Commission 2

June 19, 2018 12:00 AM Graft: Spain king’s brother-in-law starts jail term

MADRID: The Spanish king’s brother-in-law began a six-year jail sentence on Monday, drawing a line under a long-running corruption scandal that enraged the public and brought shame on the royal family. Inaki Urdangarin, the husband of King Felipe’s sister Cristina, arrived at a prison north of Madrid early on Monday after losing an appeal at the Supreme 1

June 14, 2018 12:00 AM Khadija stabbing case: SC accepts appeal against acquittal

LAHORE: The Supreme Court on Wednesday accepted for regular hearing an appeal against acquittal of Shah Hussain in the case pertaining to stabbing law student Khadija Siddiqui. During a hearing at Supreme Court’s Lahore Registry on Wednesday, a two member bench led by Justice Asif Saeed Khan Khosa issued bailable arrest warrants for Hussain and ordered 12