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Vietnam urges Facebook to open office ahead of controversial cyber law

Vietnam urges Facebook to open office ahead of controversial cyber law

HANOI:Vietnam has asked Facebook to open a local office as the Communist-ruled country increases pressure on global technology firms to abide by a controversial cybersecurity law.Critics of the law, which takes effect on January 1, 2019, say it gives Hanoi more power to crack down on dissent because it would require Facebook, Google and other […]

Women herded to polling station to meet condition of election law

Women herded to polling station to meet condition of election law

PESHAWAR: The women, barred from voting in general elections for long, were forced to cast vote to save results of a constituency from becoming null and void yet many in conservative areas of the province preferred to stick to their old tradition of not casting vote. After promulgation of Election Act, 2017 that required Election […]

New police rules: IG expresses reservations on draft law

New police rules: IG expresses reservations on draft law

KARACHI: Sindh Inspector-General of Police Allah Dino Khowaja has expressed reservations over a proposed law that is viewed as curtailing the functional autonomy of the police department and arming the provincial government with powers to control the affairs of the department. In a letter addressed to the provincial law secretary, the IG, while acknowledging the receipt […]

Ex-Prime Minister Nawaz Sharief and his family’s names included in ECL

By:Asghar Ali Mubarak, March, 17, 2018 Islamabad, Ex-Prime Minister Nawaz Sharief and his family’s names included in ECL. The names of Nawaz Sharief, his daughter Maryam Nawaz, Son, Hassan Nawaz, younger son Hussain Nawaz and son in law Capt (r) Muhammad Safdar included in exit control list issued by Ministry of Interior. developing story…..

Standing Committee on Law and Justice was held today under the Chairmanship of Chaudhry Muhammad Ashraf, MNA

Standing Committee on Law and Justice was held today under the Chairmanship of Chaudhry Muhammad Ashraf, MNA

Islamabad, 8th February, 2018; 45th meeting of the Standing Committee on Law and Justice was held today under the Chairmanship of Chaudhry Muhammad Ashraf, MNA. The meeting started with the recitation from the Holy Quran. Then, the Committee decided to proceed with the agenda. The Committee unanimously confirmed the minutes of its previous meetings held on 25-10-2017 and 25-01-2018. The […]

Road Safety law and rules may be revised, Standing Committee

Road Safety law and rules may be revised, Standing Committee

NTRC is directed to furnish its research about road safety. Islamabad(Imran Shah) The laws and rules about road safety may be revised and a briefing of the same may be given in the next meeting. These directions were issued by the Standing Committee on Communications in its meeting held today in National Transport Research Centre […]

Rawalpindi Law College arranged well come ceremony for New  Students    

Rawalpindi Law College arranged well come ceremony for New  Students    

Report by: Azmat Ali  and  Ahsan Ali  Hashmi Rawalpindi :The  principal and staff of the Rawalpindi Law College Rawalpindi arranged a well come party for the new students LLB -1 on other day at Celebration Marquee 6th Road Rawalpindi. Mr.Peerzada Rahat Masood Qaddusi the ruling party  Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz seasoned politician and Chief Executive Rawalpindi […]

‘We will make sure no one misuses the blasphemy law again’

‘We will make sure no one misuses the blasphemy law again’

Agencies Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan hosted a press conference Tuesday alongside Mashal Khan’s father in which he issued a strongly worded condemnation of the 23-year-old’s lynching on what have so far proven to be baseless allegations of blasphemy. “As a father, I can understand what Iqbal Khan [Mashal’s father] is going through,” Imran […]

Imran Khan condemns lynching of Mardan student: ‘law of the jungle cannot prevail’

Imran Khan condemns lynching of Mardan student: ‘law of the jungle cannot prevail’

Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chief Imran Khan on Friday condemned the lynching of a 23-year-old student of Abdul Wali Khan University, Mardan over alleged blasphemy. Khan, in a tweet said: “I am in touch with the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Inspector General since last night on condemnable lynching of student in Mardan.” The PTI chief noted, “Law of […]

Jude Law will play young Albus Dumbledore in next ‘Fantastic Beasts’

Jude Law will play young Albus Dumbledore in next ‘Fantastic Beasts’

British actor Jude Law has been cast to play a young version of Hogwarts’ venerable headmaster Albus Dumbledore, a key character in the second film of J.K. Rowling’s Fantastic Beasts movie spinoff, Warner Bros. said on Wednesday. Law, 44, best known for his role as Dr. John Watson in the Sherlock Holmes action movies, will […]

Major protest in Hungary over Soros university law

Major protest in Hungary over Soros university law

By AFP BUDAPEST:  Hungary saw the biggest anti-government protest in three years on Sunday, as tens of thousands demonstrated against new higher education legislation seen as targeting the respected Central European University. The marchers included students and staff of the university, many wearing the blue of the CEU and some waving Hungarian, EU as well […]