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Gunman shoots at house of Pakistan Supreme Court judge

Gunman shoots at house of Pakistan Supreme Court judge

Opposition leader Imran Khan, who was central to starting legal proceedings against Sharif, suggested there may have been a political motive for the shooting to "pressurise" the judiciary. He gave no evidence for his view.    

Apr 16, 2018, 00:11 AM IST
Panama Paper verdict: Pakistan Supreme Court dismisses review petition filed by Sharif family

Panama Paper verdict: Pakistan Supreme Court dismisses review petition filed by Sharif family

Pakistan Supreme Court also dismissed a similar review petition filed by Finance Minister Ishaq Dar against the Panama Papers.

Sep 15, 2017, 12:46 PM IST

US looks forward to 'smooth' political transition in Pakistan

"We look forward to a smooth transition as Pakistan's parliament selects the next prime minister,” a State Department official said when asked about the disqualification of Sharif for dishonesty.

Jul 28, 2017, 21:26 PM IST

Nawaz Sharif's son appears before JIT in Panamagate probe

"I received a notice from the JIT yesterday [Saturday] which asked me to appear within 24 hours," Hussain told journalists outside the Federal Judicial Academy, Islamabad.

May 28, 2017, 16:47 PM IST
Musharraf be tried on charge of treason for subverting constitution: Pak SC

Musharraf be tried on charge of treason for subverting constitution: Pak SC

The apex court accepted former chief justice Abdul Hameed Dogar's appeal to exclude him from the investigation against 72-year-old Musharraf.

Feb 26, 2016, 19:14 PM IST

Pak court refers PM's disqualification case to Chief Justice

Pakistan Supreme Court on Monday referred Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's disqualification case to the Chief Justice, saying only he has the constitutional mandate to make a decision on the case.

Nov 10, 2014, 22:39 PM IST

Sharif to visit UK to seek investment in energy sector

After visiting China and Germany, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will be on a two-day visit to Britain this week to seek investments in energy sector to overcome the power crisis in the country.

Nov 10, 2014, 22:38 PM IST

Pak SC bars any unconstitutional steps against Govt

Pakistan Supreme Court on Friday issued an order against any unconstitutional step to remove the civilian government as anti-Sharif protests threatened political instability and possible military intervention in the coup-prone country.

Aug 16, 2014, 00:50 AM IST

Pakistan CJ steps down after longest term in country`s history

Pakistan`s assertive and controversial Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry on Wednesday bid farewell to his office after the longest term at the helm of the Supreme Court in the country`s history.

Dec 11, 2013, 18:10 PM IST

Pakistan SC directs govt to produce detainees in 7 days

Ordering the government to produce 35 "missing persons" before it in seven days, Pakistan`s Supreme Court on Tuesday declared as illegal the secret detention of any individual by the Army.

Dec 10, 2013, 19:31 PM IST

Pak SC takes action against lawmakers over fake degrees

Pakistan`s Supreme Court on Thursday took action against three lawmakers, including a parliamentarian from Imran Khan`s party, for possessing fake educational degrees.

Jul 19, 2013, 00:53 AM IST

Quit by tonight: Pak cleric`s ultimatum to govt

In a rambling three-hour speech loaded with religious imagery, Qadri repeatedly attacked politicians of both the ruling and opposition parties.

Jan 16, 2013, 13:50 PM IST

Pakistan apex court resumes memo hearing

The Pakistan Supreme Court Monday resumed hearing of the memo controversy involving President Asif Ali Zardari.

Nov 12, 2012, 15:29 PM IST

SC has final say over constitutional matters: Pak CJ

Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry Tuesday asserted that the Supreme Court has the final jurisdiction over constitutional matters.

Nov 06, 2012, 21:02 PM IST

Remove encroachments from Hindu graveyard: Pak SC

Pakistan`s Supreme Court on Monday directed authorities in Punjab province to remove encroachments from a Hindu graveyard in Lahore within 30 days.

Aug 13, 2012, 22:28 PM IST

Yousuf Raza Gilani disqualified, Pakistan to get new PM

Pakistan faced a fresh political crisis on Tuesday when its Supreme Court ruled Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani "ceased" to be in office.

Jun 19, 2012, 16:25 PM IST

Stay Feb 25 by-poll: Imran Khan asks Supreme Court

PTI chief Imran Khan has approached the SC for staying by-polls to the national and provincial assemblies till the EC issues new voters`

Feb 04, 2012, 18:08 PM IST

Pak SC indicates it could summon PM in NRO case

Pak govt had filed a petition for review of a verdict scrapping National Reconciliation Ordinance.

Apr 19, 2011, 18:13 PM IST

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