Pak SC adjourns hearing of petition against Zardari

Pakistan`s Supreme Court on Tuesday adjourned till September 10 the hearing of a petition asking it to bar President Asif Ali Zardari from travelling abroad after he completes his term.

Pak SC issues notice to ex-PM Gilani over Haj corruption case

Pakistan`s SC issued notices to Gilani and other officials to respond to allegations that the previous Pakistan Peoples Party-led government closed a probe into corruption in organising the Haj pilgrimage.

Anti-graft official committed suicide, Pak SC told

Officials of Islamabad Police submitted an initial investigation report regarding the death of Kamran Faisal, an Assistant Director of the National Accountability Bureau, to the Supreme Court yesterday.

Pak govt files review petition against SC verdict

The government stated in the review petition that the Supreme Court did not have the authority to issue such an order regarding the President.

Pak SC withdraws contempt notice against PM Ashraf

Pakistan`s Supreme Court Wednesday withdrew a contempt notice issued to Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf earlier this year.

`Pak SC order on ex-Generals may have implication for Prez`

Pak SC`s ruling holding two ex-generals responsible for rigging 1990 general election could affect Asif Ali Zardari`s ability to engage in active politics.

Pak EC issues Gilani`s disqualification notice

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Tuesday issued a formal notice disqualifying Yousuf Raza Gilani as a Member of Parliament.

Gilani verdict: Zardari cancels Russia visit

President Asif Ali Zardari on Tuesday called off a planned visit to Russia to attend a summit.

Gilani verdict: PPP asks workers to remain calm

The ruling PPP on Tuesday asked its workers to remain calm following Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani`s disqualification by the Supreme Court.

PPP accepts SC decision to disqualify Pak PM

The ruling PPP on Tuesday accepted the Supreme Court`s ruling disqualifying Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani`s membership of Parliament.

9-judge bench to be formed if Gilani appeals: CJ

Iftikhar Chaudhry on Tuesday said a nine-judge bench will be formed if the government files an appeal against PM.

Gilani`s contempt brings judiciary to ridicule: SC

Gilani was convicted for contempt of court and awarded a symbolic sentence of about 30 seconds by the Supreme Court.

Pak SC to hear Haqqani`s plea to testify via video

Haqqani contended in his petition that he could not return to Pakistan as he had grave security concerns.

Reopen graft cases against Zardari: Pak SC to Gilani

Pakistan`s Supreme Court on Thursday directed Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani to ask Swiss
authorities to revive graft cases against President Asif Ali
Zardari.

Gilani`s lawyer for summoning 3 in contempt case

Gilani`s lawyer moved an application seeking the summoning of three witnesses as court witnesses in the interest of a fair trial.

Pak SC suspends election of 28 lawmakers

The Pak SC said the 28 members will remain suspended
until the 20th constitutional amendment is passed to
legitimise their election.

Ijaz appeals to Pak SC to record his statement abroad

Mansoor Ijaz asked
the Supreme Court to allow him to record his statement before
a judicial commission outside Pakistan.

Army subordinate to executive: Pak Bar Association

Pakistan Supreme Court Bar Association president Yasin Azad said the army was subordinate to the executive.

`Situation in Pak moving towards confrontation`

Experts foresee a
situation of "head-on confrontation" where the judiciary,
military and executive will try to assert themselves.

Pak SC issues notices to four PPP leaders

The apex court was not satisfied with this explanation
and Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry asked the two-judge bench
to look into the matter.