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Rawalpindi: CJP to undergo medical examination as health improves

Rawalpindi: CJP to undergo medical examination as health improves

RAWALPINDI – Doctors at Rawalpindi Institute of Cardiology on Monday (RIC) will carry out medical examination of Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Saqib Nisar as his health s indicators continue to show improvement. Sources at RIC told our correspondent that CJP’s blood pressure and pulse rate is normal.Earlier yesterday, CJP Justice Saqib Nisar was rushed […]

Money laundering case: Sindh CM meets CJP as JIT complains lack of cooperation

Money laundering case: Sindh CM meets CJP as JIT complains lack of cooperation

KARACHI  – Sindh Chief Minister (CM) Murad Ali Shah along with Sindh advocate general and Sindh chief secretary on Saturday met Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Saqib Nisar in Supreme Court of Pakistan s Karachi Registry in case pertaining to lack of cooperation in money-laundering scam.Earlier, Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) and joint investigation team (JIT)—constituted […]

Judges will be held accountable: CJP

Judges will be held accountable: CJP

Chief Justice Saqib Nisar on Friday said the time had come for judges to be held accountable, reported.The top judge made the comment while hearing a case pertaining to rules governing the subordinate judiciary of the Lahore High Court (LHC). The bench comprised Justice Umar Ata Bandial and Justice Ijazul Ahsan. IHC judge Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui sacked […]

CJP orders arrest of PTI MPA-elect for alleged torture of SHO in Lahore

CJP orders arrest of PTI MPA-elect for alleged torture of SHO in Lahore

Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar on Sunday directed the Punjab inspector general to arrest a Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) MPA-elect for allegedly torturing police officers in Lahore and holding them hostage. The CJP took notice of the alleged torture of Hanjarwal Station House Officer (SHO) Rana Afzal and his driver, Mumtaz, at the […]

CJP denies giving order to place Zardari, Talpur’s names on ECL in fake accounts case

CJP denies giving order to place Zardari, Talpur’s names on ECL in fake accounts case

Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar on Thursday denied that he had ordered former president Asif Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur’s names be placed on the Exit Control List (ECL) in connection to a probe regarding suspicious transactions through 29 ‘benami’ accounts in mainstream banks. On Monday, Attorney General Khalid Javed told DawnNewsTV that […]

Suspension of tax deductions on cellphone top-up cards will remain till next orders: CJP

Suspension of tax deductions on cellphone top-up cards will remain till next orders: CJP

Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar on Thursday said that the Supreme Court’s directives barring the deduction of taxes imposed on the top-up of prepaid cards has not expired and that it will continue to hold until the court delivers a second order in the case, DawnNewsTV reported. On June 11, the apex court had restrained the […]

‘ISI not exempt from court orders against encroachment of public roads,’ says CJP

‘ISI not exempt from court orders against encroachment of public roads,’ says CJP

The Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday asked the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) to specify a date by which it would remove the blockades from the main road in front of its headquarters. The three-member bench, however, suspended an earlier Islamabad High Court (IHC) directive to the agency to clear the roadblocks within a week. On June […]

CJP dispels impression of running someone’s poll campaign

CJP dispels impression of running someone’s poll campaign

ISLAMABAD: ChiefJustice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar on Monday rejected a perception that he was running someone’s election campaign and explained that it was his passion that took him to visit a hospital in Rawalpindi on Sunday. “Yesterday an impression was created as if I am on someone’s election campaign,” the chief justice said while […]

Can the country afford seven children per family, asks CJP

Can the country afford seven children per family, asks CJP

Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar on Tuesday expressed surprise over a debate regarding family planning and its connection to religion, wondering “what the nation had gotten itself into”. Is the country capable of supporting seven children per family, he asked. “The rate at which the population is growing in the country is […]

CJP sends appeal against suspect’s acquittal in Khadija case to Justice Khosa

CJP sends appeal against suspect’s acquittal in Khadija case to Justice Khosa

LAHORE ;The Supreme Court on Sunday has forwarded the appeal against the suspect’s acquittal in Khadija stabbing case to Justice Asif Saeed Khosa.A two-judge bench headed by the Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar heard the case against the key suspect’s acquittal.During the hearing CJP inquired the accused Shah Hussain’s father, “How you […]