The Supreme Court of Pakistan has stayed the execution of actress Veena Malik, who was convicted along with her husband, TV host Shaista Lodhi and leading media group owner Mir Shakeelur Rehman on charges of blasphemy .
Pakistan Supreme Court today threatened to issue notices against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly Syed Khursheed Shah if they failed to appoint a permanent Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) by its December 5 deadline.
The Supreme Court Tuesday issued notices summoning all parties after hearing a set of petitions against the sit-in protests by the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) and the Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) here.
Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf`s counsel Thursday filed an appeal in the Supreme Court against the decision of a special court not to allow the high treason case against his client to be held in a military court.
Pakistan`s Supreme Court has sought excerpts from former military ruler Pervez Musharraf`s 2006 book to help it probe the fate of hundreds of Pakistanis caught and handed over to foreign powers for bounty after the 9/11 attacks in the US.
The Pakistan Supreme Court Thursday rejected as "not based on merit" and "irrelevant" a plea by former president Pervez Musharraf seeking review of the apex court`s July 31, 2009 ruling denouncing proclamation of emergency by him Nov 3, 2007.
In a setback to embattled former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf, the Supreme Court on Monday rejected his petition to move the hearing of the Akbar Bugti murder case from Quetta to Islamabad.