Mian Dawood

  • LAHORE - Finally, a 74-year-old prisoner have succeed to get justice, what his sons say, just before his death as a Lahore High Court division bench has acquitted Bashir Bhatti, murder accused, by deciding his appeal after a period of 10 years.The relatives of the citizen and his counsel have held ...

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  • LAHORE - The Supreme Court of Pakistan has held Justice Mazahar Ali Akbar Naqvi of the Lahore High Court responsible for ‘misconduct’ and expressed extreme displeasure over years’ long pattern he followed to grant bails to the convicts.A three-member bench headed by Justice Asif ...

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  • LAHORE - Legal experts have opposed the Protection of Pakistan (Amended) Ordinance, 2014, saying its provisions were a blatant violation of articles 9, 10, 14 and 25 of the Constitution. President Mamnoon Hussain had promulgated the ordinance, designed to fight terrorism and lawlessness in Karachi ...

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  • LAHORE - The names of two former judges and five advocates would be considered at the next Judicial Commission of Pakistan (JCP) meeting for appointment as judges of the Lahore and Islamabad high courts, sources said.Supreme Court Chief Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani had asked the chief justices ...

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  • LAHORE - The PML-N heavy mandated federal government is working to ‘increase the powers’ of the Parliamentary Committee for Appointment of Judges in the high courts and the Supreme Court, automatically lessening the powers of the Judicial Commission of Pakistan (JCP) after amending ...

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  • LAHORE - The Punjab government, which had been saying it would not challenge the LHC’s annulment of constituencies’ delimitation in the Supreme Court, is now considering of doing so.A Lahore High Court (LHC) full bench hearing a set of petitions had on December 31, 2013 annulled the ...

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  • LAHORE- A poor vegetable vendor died at the hands of ruthless officials of a market price control committee in sprawling Lahore city on Sunday morning. What claimed the life of the 65-year-old was undue pressure from the committee officials, threat of imposition of an unjustified fine of ...

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  • LAHORE - The PML-N top brass is reportedly inclined to soften its stance against former military ruler Pervez Musharraf following contacts by his wife Sehba Musharraf.According to a confidant of the former first lady, direct and indirect contacts between Musharraf family and PML-N leadership have ...

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  • LAHORE - No politician accused of receiving money out of Rs 60 million allegedly distributed by ex-army chief Mirza Aslam Beg and former ISI DG Asad Durrani among the country’s politicians to influence the general elections 1990 has responded to the notices issued by the FIA probe team ...

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  • LAHORE - MIAN DAWOOD and Sajid Zia - After Sindh, holding of local bodies elections in Punjab on January 30 has also become doubtful as the Lahore High Court has scrapped delimitation of constituencies carried out by the government, which now says the polls could be delayed for up to one and a half ...

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  • LAHORE - The Punjab Prosecution Department has appointed nine additional prosecutors general (AGPs) who don’t possess the mandatory 10-year experience of practice in the Lahore High Court and also don’t have licences of Supreme Court Bar Association, The Nation has learnt.According to a ...

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  • LAHORE - A three-member bench of the Supreme Court on Tuesday observed that sufficient evidence was available with the court to establish that 35 missing persons were in army custody, hence the military authorities were bound to produce them before the court. Chief Justice of Pakistan Iftikhar ...

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  • LAHORE  -  Lahore High Court judge Yawar Ali has a close association with former Supreme Court judge Khalilur Rehman Ramday, who is the son-in-law of former chief justice of Pakistan Yaqoob Ali Khan, father of Justice Yawar Ali. Before he was appointed a high court judge on February 19, ...

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  • LAHORE - A Lahore High Court division bench on Thursday annulled section 18 of Punjab Local Government Act (PLGA) 2013 under which the provincial government had announced holding local governments elections on non-party basis.Except Punjab, the other three provinces have already announced to hold ...

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  • LAHORE - Chief Justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry has said justice could not be termed justice without conducting transparent and timely hearing.“No society can survive without justice as injustice compels people to take law into their own hands, creating problems for the ...

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  • LAHORE  - Chief Justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry stated on Saturday the judiciary, executive and legislature – the three main organs of the state – were all powerful within their domain, but cannot go beyond their constitutional ambit.In his address to a roll signing ...

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  • LAHORE - Nearly 400 lawyers including women, who had actively participated in the Lawyers Movement for restoration of judiciary in 2009, have submitted a resolution in the Lahore High Court Bar Association to call its General House meeting to express solidarity with the superior courts especially ...

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  • LAHORE - A confrontation between the bar and the bench is imminent, as the Lahore High Court Bar Association has gone on the front foot against the chief justice of Pakistan and some other judges after Supreme Court’s contempt notice issuance to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan for ...

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  • LAHORE - PTI Chairman Imran Khan may face disqualification for five years from the Assembly membership and from the party office if the Supreme Court convicted him in the contempt case, legal experts say. While, the PTI’s legal advisers think that Imran Khan has not committed any contempt of ...

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  • LAHORE - The Lahore High Court on Saturday was requested through a writ petition to strike down luxury tax on residential houses by declaring it discriminatory and inconsistent.Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah will hear the petition, moved by Khawaja Muhammad Akram through Barrister Mian Bilal Ahmad ...

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