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September 19, 2018 11:27 AM What happens next after IHC orders Nawaz Sharif's release?

The Islamabad High Court on Wednesday suspended jail terms handed down to Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Captain (retd) Muhammad Safdar. The applicants have been asked to submit suerty bonds of Rs5 00,000 each before they are released from Adiala Jail. The decision to suspend the Accountability Court decision in Avenfield Reference against the Sharif 4

September 15, 2018 10:13 AM NAB moves SC to stop IHC from hearing Sharif family petition for suspension of Avenfield verdict

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Saturday knocked on the Supreme Court's door in an effort to keep the Islamabad High Court (IHC) from ruling on an application from the Nawaz family seeking the suspension of the Avenfield verdict. Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law retired Captain Mohammad Safdar had moved the IHC to suspend 1

September 14, 2018 12:00 AM Decision to halt Pak military aid not taken lightly: US NSA

WASHINGTON: US National Security Adviser (NSA) John Bolton has said that the Trump administration’s decision to suspend military assistance to Pakistan was not taken lightly. In an apparent address to a local think tank, the Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies, Bolton had said that the decision was taken before he joined the administration 1

September 13, 2018 2:03 AM Suspending aid to N-state not done lightly: US

WASHINGTON: US National Security Adviser John Bolton said that the decision to suspend military aid to Pakistan was not taken lightly as the Trump administration was fully aware of the consequences of taking such an action against a nuclear weapons state. In his address to a Washington think-tank — the Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies

August 30, 2018 12:18 PM No decision to expel Dutch envoy over sacrilegious sketches: Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office on Thursday said no decision had been taken so far on expelling the Dutch ambassador over the issue of blasphemous sketches contest. Foreign Office Spokesman Muhammad Faisal at a weekly press briefing said Pakistan had taken serious note to the nefarious plan of the Dutch parliamentarian on holding a blasphemous caricature

July 18, 2018 12:00 AM Egypt targets social media with new law

CAIRO: Egypt’s parliament has passed a law giving the state powers to block social media accounts and penalise journalists held to be publishing fake news. Under the law passed on Monday social media accounts and blogs with more than 5,000 followers on sites such as Twitter and Facebook will be treated as media outlets, which makes them subject to prosecution 4

July 2, 2018 12:00 AM PPP seeks suspension of local bodies in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: In-charge central elections cell of the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) and former senator Taj Haider has written a letter to Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sardar Raza Khan demanding suspension of local bodies functions in Islamabad. Senator Taj Haider in his letter stated that local bodies elections were held in Islamabad in 2015 and alleged 4

June 16, 2018 12:00 AM Policy flaws forcing consumers to foot inflated bills for wheat, sugar

LAHORE: Consumers in the country have to pay far higher prices for domestically produced wheat and sugar because the rates of these two commodities are much higher compared to the international market. Massive devaluation has further highlighted the inefficiencies of our agricultural production as even after rupee lost Rs18 against the US dollar, since 12

May 17, 2018 12:00 AM India to halt operations in IHK for Ramazan

SRINAGAR: India will suspend operations against militants fighting its rule in Indian Held Kashmir (IHK) during the holy Muslim month of Ramazan, the government said on Wednesday. The move follows weeks of sporadic violence in the Muslim majority territory at the heart of decades of hostility between India and Pakistan, both of which claim the region 10

May 4, 2018 12:00 AM Ethiopia suspends football championship after attack on referee

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia: The Ethiopian Football Federation decided Thursday to suspend the country’s football championships because a team manager beat up a referee on Monday after he had awarded a goal to their rivals. During a special meeting to discuss the incident, the federation took the decision to allow time for discussions on recurring security 10