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ECP rejects Ayaz Sadiq, Pervez Khattak’s reply in offensive language case

ECP rejects Ayaz Sadiq, Pervez Khattak’s reply in offensive language case

LAHORE: – The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Saturday rejected the replies of former National Assembly (NA) speaker Ayaz Sadiq and ex Chief Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak in offensive language case. A four-member commission headed by Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) heard the cases. KP member maintained that Ayaz Sadiq violated ECP’s code […]

Taliban rejects pleas by Afghan elders for a ceasefire extension

Taliban rejects pleas by Afghan elders for a ceasefire extension

KABUL (Reuters) – The Taliban on Monday rejected pleas by Afghan elders and activists for an extension of this month’s ceasefire and said they amounted to a call for surrender to foreign forces, as local groups continued to push for an end to fighting. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid dismissed the peace “slogans” and urged civil […]

SC rejects Imran Ali’s appeal against death penalty in Zainab murder case

SC rejects Imran Ali’s appeal against death penalty in Zainab murder case

The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday rejected the appeal of convict Imran Ali against the death sentence handed to him for the rape and murder of six-year-old Zainab Amin in Kasur earlier this year. A three-judge bench at the Lahore registry, comprising Justices Asif Saeed Khosa, Manzoor Ahmed Malik and Mansoor Ali Shah, rejected Imran’s […]

Opposition rejects move in NA to increase president’s salary

Opposition rejects move in NA to increase president’s salary

ISLAMABAD: The opposition on Monday protested in the National Assembly over the government’s move to introduce a bill seeking an exorbitant increase of over 530 per cent in the president’s salary, terming it “unnecessary and illogical”.The bill was introduced by minister in charge of the cabinet secretariat Sheikh Aftab Ahmed soon after failing to give […]

NSC rejects Nawaz Sharif’s statement regarding Mumbai attacks controversy

NSC rejects Nawaz Sharif’s statement regarding Mumbai attacks controversy

National Security Committee (NSC) presided over by Prime Minister (PM) Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Monday has rejected the statement of Nawaz Sharif regarding Mumbai attack controversy. According to details, the participants termed the remarks as contrary to the facts and said that Indian government didn’t present evidence for investigation. They observed that it was very […]

SC rejects Aslam Beg, Asad Durrani’s review petitions in Asghar Khan case

SC rejects Aslam Beg, Asad Durrani’s review petitions in Asghar Khan case

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Monday rejected the review petitions of former army chief General Mirza Aslam Beg and former Inter-Services Intelligence DG Lieutenant General Asad Durrani against the 2012 Asghar Khan case judgment. A three-member bench of the apex court, headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar, was hearing the review petitions filed by […]

Pakistan rejects US designation of Pakistan in “Special Watch List for Severe Violations of Religious Freedom”

Pakistan rejects US designation of Pakistan in “Special Watch List for Severe Violations of Religious Freedom”

Islamabad rejects US Designation Pakistan Special Watch List for religious freedom By.Asghar Ali Mubarak Islamabad:Pakistan rejects the US designation of Pakistan in the “Special Watch List for severe violations of religious freedom.” The report is not based on objective criteria. This placement on special watch list is a new categorization and we would be seeking […]

SC rejects Nawaz’s plea for clubbing NAB references for a second time

SC rejects Nawaz’s plea for clubbing NAB references for a second time

  BY.AZMAT ALI ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court (SC) in an in-chamber hearing on Thursday rejected former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s petition to club together the three references filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) against him. This was the second time that the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader had sought the clubbing of NAB references […]

Indian court rejects bid to stop world release of ‘Padmavati’

Indian court rejects bid to stop world release of ‘Padmavati’

India’s top court Tuesday rejected a legal attempt to block the global release of a Bollywood film that has sparked violent protests, warning against pre-judging the controversial historical epic. Caste-based groups have been staging violent demonstrations against Padmavati amid rumours that it will depict a romance between a Hindu queen and a Muslim ruler. The epic was […]

NA rejects PPP’s bill for inquiry into names of every Pakistani named in Panama Papers

NA rejects PPP’s bill for inquiry into names of every Pakistani named in Panama Papers

A vast majority in the National Assembly on Tuesday rejected a PPP bill demanding an inquiry into every Pakistani named in the Panama Papers. Minister for Law Zahid Hamid strongly opposed the bill, tabled by Naveed Qamar, saying there is no need for such proceedings as the matter had already been taken care of in […]

PPP rejects bills tabled by federal govt for revival of military courts

PPP rejects bills tabled by federal govt for revival of military courts

PPP rejects bills tabled by federal govt for revival of military courts  TOP SOTRY The PPP on Friday rejected two separate bills pertaining to the reinstatement of military courts presented to parliament by the federal government. The government had tabled the 28th Constitutional Amendment Bill and the Army Act Amendment Bill 2017 for input from […]

Pakistan Army rejects Indian concerns of terrorist movement along LoC

Pakistan Army rejects Indian concerns of terrorist movement along LoC

Pakistan Army rejects Indian concerns of terrorist movement along LoC By News Desk Pakistan Army Director General Military Operations opposes claims during telephonic conversation with counterpart. PHOTO: AFP The Pakistan Army on Thursday ‘strongly’ rejected India’s concerns regarding the movement of terrorists along the Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir. The Pakistan Army Military Operations Director […]