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PM Nawaz addresses media as he leaves judicial academy

PM Nawaz addresses media as he leaves judicial academy

News Desk ISLAMABAD:  Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday made his maiden appearance before a joint investigation team (JIT) probing Sharif family’s offshore properties in line with the apex court’s verdict in Panamagate case. The premier who arrived amid tight security was accompanied by his brother Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif and one of his sons. Television […]

Prime suspect in Azam Tariq murder case sent on judicial remand

Prime suspect in Azam Tariq murder case sent on judicial remand

By Our Correspondent ISLAMABAD:  A magistrate, on Tuesday, sent a suspect arrested in connection with the murder of Maulana Azam Tariq to jail on judicial remand. The suspect, identified as Syed Muhammad Sibtain Kazmi, was arrested by the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) at Benazir Bhutto International Airport on May 11. Tariq, the then MNA, was […]

Mashal murder case: SC bars KP from forming judicial commission to probe lynching

Mashal murder case: SC bars KP from forming judicial commission to probe lynching

Special Correspondent The Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday expressed its displeasure over Khyber Pakhtun­khwa Chief Minister Pervez Khattak initiating the process for formation of a judicial commission to probe the lynching of Mardan university student Mashal Khan last week. Hearing a suo motu case into the student’s brutal murder at the hands of a mob, […]

Civil society wants judicial probe into KE ‘overbilling’

Civil society wants judicial probe into KE ‘overbilling’

THE NEWSPAPER’S STAFF REPORTER KARACHI: As street protests broke out against excessive billing by K-Electric (KE) in different parts of the city, civil society organisations, labour and human rights activists on Saturday asked the Sindh High Court to appoint an independent judicial commission to investigate ‘overbilling’ and other issues related to the private power utility. […]

Saleem Shahzad sent to jail on judicial remand

Saleem Shahzad sent to jail on judicial remand

KARACHI: Politician Saleem Shahzad reached the Anti-terror Court on Tuesday, where he sent to jail on judicial remand till February 18. A lawyer for Saleem Shahzad presented the court his medical reports. He maintained that the politician was seeking treatment for cancer, and he should be released. Speaking to journalists, Saleem Shehzad expressed his faith […]