Interior Ministry challenges SHC verdict on Ayyan Ali in Supreme Court
The federal interior ministry has challenged Sindh High Court ‘s verdict regarding withdrawal of Ayyan Ali’s name from exit control...
Supreme Court orders police to find ´tortured´ child maid
Supreme Court of Pakistan Friday ordered police to find a ten-year-old maid who was allegedly tortured by her employers,...
Justice Mian Saqib Nisar to take oath as CJP today
Supreme Court’s new Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar will take oath today (Saturday). Justice Mian Saqib Nisar will be...
Interior Ministry challenges SHC verdict on Ayyan Ali in Supreme Court
The federal interior ministry has challenged Sindh High Court ‘s verdict regarding withdrawal of Ayyan Ali’s name from exit control list (ECL) in Supreme Court of Pakistan. The ministry pleaded in its petition that Sindh High Court (SHC) didn’t decide on merit . Ayan Ali was put on ECL at... Read more
Supreme Court orders police to find ´tortured´ child maid
Supreme Court of Pakistan Friday ordered police to find a ten-year-old maid who was allegedly tortured by her employers, and demanded a full investigation into the case which has spotlighted rampant child labour in the country. The case has shocked many in Pakistan after social media images allegedly showing... Read more
Justice Mian Saqib Nisar to take oath as CJP today
Supreme Court’s new Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar will take oath today (Saturday). Justice Mian Saqib Nisar will be the 25th head of the Supreme Court with effect from December 31, 2016. Former CJP Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali retired on December 30 after serving for 15 months. The oath... Read more
Panamagates: SC resumes Panama Leaks hearing today
The Supreme Court will resume the Panama Leaks case hearing today (Monday). In the last hearing SC warned the sons and daughter of the prime minister to  submit their statements today. The SC will also decide on forming a one-judge judicial commission to hear the case.On the previous hearing, the... Read more
Supreme Court set to hear Asia Bibi’s final appeal against execution
A life and death countdown has begun in Pakistan, where the Supreme Court is due to hear a final appeal against the execution of a Christian woman for blasphemy. Some insist it is not just a fight for one life — but a battle for the nation’s soul as... Read more
PTI files appeal in SC against Panama Leaks plea rejection
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf has filed an appeal in the Supreme Court after registrar office had rejected petition submitted for investigations over allegations against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif over the Panama Leaks. Speaking to media after filing the appeal, PTI counsel Barrister Hamid said that the Registrar has no powers to... Read more
PTI files petition in Supreme Court to place names of Nawaz, Family on ECL
Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf  (PTI) filed a petition at the Supreme Court against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif  demanding Sharif and his family’s names be placed on the exit control list (ECL).  In the petition PTI has claimed that Nawaz Sharif and family has had sent billions of rupees abroad, which belonged... Read more
SC adjourns suo-moto case of illegal appointments in NAB
The Supreme Court on Wednesday adjourned hearing of the suo-moto case regarding illegal appointments in National Accountability Bureau (NAB) till third week of September. The three-member bench headed by Chief Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali comprising Justice Faisal Arab and Justice Qazi Faez Isa heard the case. The Chief Justice... Read more
SC seeks reports in human organ transplantation case
The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the federation and all four provincial health secretaries to submit concise reports in human organ transplantation case. The division bench of the apex court comprising Chief Justice Answer Zaheer Jamali and Justice Tariq Masood heard the suo-moto case regarding illegal human organs transplantation.... Read more
SC reserves judgement on five death sentences awarded by military courts
The Supreme Court on Monday reserved judgement on five appeals against death sentences announced by military courts after hearing detailed arguments of the counsels appeared before the court on behalf of the convicted. The court reserves verdict after completion of arguments on appeals of Qari Zubair, Fateh Muhammad, Muhammad... Read more
Ayyan Ali files contempt of court plea against interior ministry
Model girl Ayyan Ali on Monday submitted reply before the Supreme Court in Interior ministry’s application to include her name in Exit Control List (ECL) again and requested the Court for taking action in this regard. Sardar Latif Khosa submitted reply on behalf of Ayyan Ali and requested to... Read more
SC reserves judgment on 4 death sentences awarded by military courts
The Supreme Court earlier yesterday reserved its judgment on four appeals against death sentences announced by military courts. The court reserved verdict after completion of arguments on appeals of Muhammad Ghouri, Tahir, Fazl Ghaffar and Alif Khan. The five-member larger bench of the apex court headed by Chief Justice... Read more
Supreme Court directs the removal of all billboards in Karachi within 15 days
The Supreme Court (SC) earlier today ordered the removal of all the billboards fixed at public areas, flyovers, streets, green belts and footpaths in Karachi within 15 days. A three-member bench headed by Justice Saqib Nisar conducted the hearing in SC Karachi registry. Justice Saqib Nisar expressed concern over the... Read more
NA Standing Committee rejects bill to increase SC judges
The National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Law and Justice has out rightly rejected the draft bill to increase the number of Supreme Court judges. The committee met in Islamabad under the chair of Chaudhry Mahmood Virk today. Speaking on the occasion, Virk said the number of SC judges was... Read more