Pakistan SC

Govt institutions are tampering with records: Panamagate JIT to Pak SC

The Pakistan Supreme Court-appointed Joint Investigation Team (JIT), which is probing the Panama Papers case, has informed the country`s apex court that not only have some governmental departments shown reluctance in handing over relevant records, but some records have also been tampered with.

Jun 12, 2017, 19:17 PM IST
Pakistan SC may summon PM Nawaz Shairf in Panamagate

Pakistan SC may summon PM Nawaz Shairf in Panamagate

The Pakistan Supreme Court on Tuesday said it may summon Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to record his statement in the ongoing Panamagate case trial.

Jan 24, 2017, 18:53 PM IST

26/11 plotter Lakhvi to remain in jail: Pakistan SC

The Supreme Court of Pakistan, Wednesday, set aside Islamabad High Court's (IHC) decision to suspend the detention of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi.

Jan 07, 2015, 14:42 PM IST

Pak SC adjourns Sharif disqualification hearing till Oct 2

Pakistan's Supreme Court on Monday adjourned till October 2 the hearing of a plea to disqualify Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for allegedly lying to the parliament over asking the army to mediate a truce with anti- government protesters.

Sep 29, 2014, 22:46 PM IST

Pak SC criticizes govt for failing to take action against Musharraf

The SC of Pakistan said that the federal government has failed to take action against ex-president Pervez Musharraf for violating the Constitution.

Apr 16, 2013, 14:47 PM IST

Pak SC bans land deals around minority shrines

Pakistan`s SC imposed a complete ban on the transfer and development of land around shrines of minority communities.

Feb 06, 2013, 23:32 PM IST

Dual nationality case: Malik asked to appear before court

The apex court recently disqualified 11 federal and provincial lawmakers and said Malik stands to lose his membership of the Senate or upper house of parliament.

Sep 30, 2012, 00:21 AM IST

Pak SC takes up petitions against new contempt law

Pakistan`s Supreme Court began hearing a bunch of petitions against a new contempt of court law aimed at protecting top government functionaries.

Jul 23, 2012, 15:13 PM IST

Gilani could be disqualified for 5 years: Pak SC

Earlier, Pakistan SC convicted Gilani of contempt and gave him a symbolic sentence of less than a minute on April 26.

May 08, 2012, 19:17 PM IST

No more hearing opportunity to Musharraf: Pak SC

The FIA has accused Musharraf of failing to
cooperate with investigators probing the assassination.

Apr 09, 2012, 23:29 PM IST

Pak: Abducted Hindu females sent to women`s house

A three-judge bench ordered police officers to escort Rinkle Kumari and
Lata Kumai to the Panah women`s
shelter.

Mar 26, 2012, 21:40 PM IST

Gilani in for more trouble?

Gilani faces the possibility of another case being
filed against him for alleged misuse of authority.

Jan 17, 2012, 23:09 PM IST

PM Gilani not an honest man: Pakistan SC

The Prime Minister had shown loyalty to his political party rather than the Constitution, the Supreme Court said.

Jan 10, 2012, 17:13 PM IST

Pak SC rejects govt petition seeking review of NRO ruling

The government sought a review of SC`s December 2009 ruling declaring as unconstitutional the National Reconciliation Ordinance.

Nov 25, 2011, 13:44 PM IST

Pak SC presses govt to reopen graft cases against Zardari

Pakistan`s Supreme Court on Friday
directed the Law Ministry to prepare a fresh proposal for the
Prime Minister regarding the implementation of its verdict
annulling a graft amnesty that benefited President Asif Ali
Zardari.

Jun 11, 2010, 21:42 PM IST

Pak SC would deliver verdict on unconstitutional actions: Chaudhry

Pak SC Chief
Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry on Wednesday said a larger bench hearing
challenges to a constitutional reforms package would deliver a
verdict that will scuttle the possibility of unconstitutional
actions in future.

Jun 09, 2010, 23:26 PM IST

Pak SC to take up Zardari graft amnesty case on May 25

A 17-member bench of Pakistan`s Supreme Court will take up on May 25 a petition filed by the government seeking a review of the court`s verdict annulling a graft amnesty that benefited President Zardari and thousands of others.

May 19, 2010, 20:35 PM IST

Pak SC adjourns Lakhvi`s hearing in a 26/11case

Pakistan`s Supreme Court on Tuesday
adjourned for two weeks the hearing of LeT commander Zakiur
Rehman Lakhvi`s petition seeking his acquittal in a case
related to the Mumbai attacks.

May 11, 2010, 19:45 PM IST

Mush ‘equal beneficiary’ of NRO, must be held accountable: Pak SC

Holding former president General Pervez Musharraf an ‘equal beneficiary’ of NRO, the Supreme Court has called Musharraf to be held accountable for giving shape to the controversial law.

Jan 21, 2010, 14:52 PM IST

Petition for trial of Musharraf for treason filed in SC

In what could spell fresh trouble for the ex-Pak President, a petition was filed in Supreme Court on Saturday seeking the trial of former military ruler Pervez Musharraf for high treason, a news
report said.

Aug 22, 2009, 23:32 PM IST