Pakistan Supreme Court

Pakistan's decision to hold elections in Gilgit-Baltistan is illegal: Amjad Ayub Mirza

The Indian government has already lodged a strong protest with Pakistan against the Pak SC order on "Gilgit-Baltistan”.

May 12, 2020, 01:03 AM IST

Pakistan Supreme Court to hear Pervez Musharraf's plea today

The former leader had filed the appeal in the apex court in January, seeking to overturn the special court`s verdict, reports The Express Tribune.

Feb 24, 2020, 09:18 AM IST

Pervez Musharraf may return to Pakistan on May 1: Lawyer

Musharraf has been indicted on charges of treason by the Pakistan Supreme Court for suspending the Constitution in 2007. A conviction of high treason usually carries death penalty or life imprisonment.

Apr 28, 2019, 07:15 AM IST

Pakistan's top court hints at nationalising private schools

A three-judge bench of Pakistan's Supreme Court has said that private schools are not money-making industries after fees were 'abruptly' hiked by many of them.

Feb 11, 2019, 17:15 PM IST

Pakistan Supreme Court to review Asia Bibi's blasphemy acquittal

A three-judge panel, including new Supreme Court Chief Justice Asif Saeed Khosa, is due to hear the case.

Jan 28, 2019, 18:17 PM IST

Pak SC dismisses appeal against suspension of Sharif's sentences in graft case

Sharif is currently in jail after an anti-corruption court sentenced him on December 24 to seven years in jail in the Al-Azizia Steel Mills graft case.

Jan 14, 2019, 17:36 PM IST

Pakistan Supreme Court bans Indian films, television shows again

Pakistan's Supreme Court has reintroduced a ban on Indian films and television shows being broadcast on the country's local channels.

Oct 27, 2018, 20:13 PM IST

Over 470 Indians languishing in Pak jails, most are fishermen: Report

In its report furnished before the apex court, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said about 357 Pakistanis were confined in the Indian jails.

Jul 29, 2018, 20:21 PM IST

Pakistan Railways has losses worth billions, functions on obsolete model

An audit officer has revealed to the country's top court that Pakistan Railways has seen no major development in the last 70 years.

Jul 24, 2018, 18:43 PM IST

How can a commando be so afraid to return to his country: Pakistan SC asks Pervez Musharraf

Former military ruler Pervez Musharraf did not appear in the court for a lifetime disqualification case filed against him by the Peshawar High Court. SC also unblocked his passport and computerized national identity card (CNIC) to facilitate his travel.

Jun 13, 2018, 14:48 PM IST

Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif faces inquiry for allegedly laundering billions to India

Pakistan's Geo News -quoting a statement released by The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) - has reported that an inquiry has been ordered against the former PM of the country for $4.9 billion across the border. 

May 08, 2018, 16:31 PM IST

Pakistan man freed after spending nine years in jail on false blasphemy charges

Put in jail in September of 2008, the accused was let off by Pakistani Supreme Court due to lack of evidence.

Dec 30, 2017, 12:37 PM IST

Nawaz Sharif re-elected head of Pakistan's ruling PML-N

Nawaz Sharif was on Tuesday re-elected as the president of the ruling PML-N, allowing the ousted Pakistan prime minister to stage a political comeback with "full force".

Oct 03, 2017, 20:36 PM IST

Pakistan court summons Nawaz Sharif, children in two more corruption cases

Pakistan's ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his children were on Thursday summoned by an anti- graft court to appear before it on September 19 in two more corruption cases.

Sep 14, 2017, 13:54 PM IST

'Aggressive' Nawaz Sharif attacks judges for ousting him as Pakistan Prime Minister

An aggressive Nawaz Sharif, leading a mammoth rally from Islamabad to his hometown Lahore, on Thursday launched a scathing attack on the Supreme Court for ousting him as Pakistan`s Prime Minister.

Aug 10, 2017, 22:35 PM IST

Nawaz Sharif's brother Shehbaz Sharif to be next Pakistan PM, Shahid Abbasi as interim PM

Shehbaz Sharif, the chief minister of Pakistan's Punjab has been announced as the next prime minister of Pakistan whereas former Petroleum Minister and senior PML-N leader Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will be appointed as the interim Prime Minister, Pakistani media said on Saturday. 

Jul 29, 2017, 17:40 PM IST

Shehbaz Sharif to be next Pakistan PM as Nawaz Sharif quits after Panama Papers case verdict

Nawaz Sharif's brother and Pak's Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif has been appointed as the next Prime Minister of Pakistan. 

Jul 28, 2017, 18:53 PM IST

Nawaz's days are not over, party stands united, says PML-N after Pakistan SC ruling in Panama Papers case

Pakistan's ruling party - PML-N - put up a brave front after the country's top court disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for life in the Panama Papers case on Friday.

Jul 28, 2017, 17:40 PM IST

Three strikes for Pakistan`s political survivor Sharif

The corruption controversy erupted with the publication last year of 11.5 million secret documents from Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca documenting the offshore dealings of many of the world`s rich and powerful.


Jul 28, 2017, 16:32 PM IST

Nawaz Sharif quits as PM after being disqualified by Pakistan SC in Panama Papers case

Nawaz Sharif stepped down as the Prime Minister of Pakistan minutes after the country's highest court unanimously disqualified him for life after an investigative panel found his family's wealth was far above their earnings in the Panama Papers case.

Jul 28, 2017, 14:25 PM IST