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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court said yesterday it had shown ‘extra care’ in Panama leaks case and ex-PM Nawaz Sharif’s disqualification was based on just “the tip of one iceberg”. Hearing review pleas filed against July 28 judgment, a five-judge bench told the defence ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court on Friday disqualified Nawaz Sharif for life and ordered the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to file references against him, his children and ex-finance minister Ishaq Dar. Nawaz has been ousted from the premiership for the third time, and the top leader of most ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan on Saturday filed incomplete money trail in the Supreme Court, admitting no salary record of English counties was found. The statement, filed by Imran Khan in the Supreme Court in the foreign funding case through his counsel Naeem Bukhari, ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed Hussain Nawaz’ petition seeking court order to stop the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) from video recording the witness statements. A three-judge Special Bench, set up for implementation of April 20 verdict in Panama leaks case, expressed ...

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  • TISLAMABAD/THE HAGUE - The UN’s top court on Thursday ordered Pakistan to stay the execution of an Indian national convicted of spying and running a terrorist network, in a decision hailed by New Delhi. Pakistan, on the other hand, said the decision of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court on Thursday directed for halting operations of the Ittefaq, Haseeb Waqas and Chaudhry sugar mills till final adjudication of the matter by the Lahore High Court. A three-judge bench, headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, was hearing an appeal against the interim ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that parliament is not an island where the members can do and say whatever they like, and the prime minister doesn’t have the kind of immunity to prosecution that the president and the governors enjoy. “Committing a crime is not performance ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court, while hearing the Panamagate case on Tuesday, said it would not set any example by disqualifying a prime minister over speeches. A five-member bench, headed by Justice Asif Saeed Khosa, resumed the hearing in which Justice Aijaz-ul-Ahsan said the decision of ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter Maryam Nawaz was the focus of Tuesday’s hearing of the Panama leaks case as the Supreme Court raised several questions about Maryam’s finances and legal status of dependency on her father, the offshore companies and whether the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court yesterday hinted at summoning Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif if the federal government continued to delay the matter of population census in the country. The Attorney General for Pakistan (AGP) said the arrangements for the census could be completed in three months, on ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court yesterday questioned the money trail of the Sharif’s London flats and asked the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf to establish that the flats were in possession of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s sons before 2006. As a five-member bench resumed hearing of the case, ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - PML-N MNA Capt (r) Muhammad Safdar and AML President Sheikh Rashid yesterday filed in the Supreme Court the terms of reference for proposed commission on Panama leaks controversy. Whereas the Awami Muslim League chief’s ToRs targeted the Sharifs, Safdar wanted the commission to ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - A local court yesterday declared former General-President Pervez Musharraf proclaimed offender and ordered confiscation of his properties in the country. Islamabad Additional District and Sessions Court decided this while hearing Lal Masjid operation case and adjourned proceedings till ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court Friday stopped short of issuing contempt of court notice to the prime minister but warned it would do so if the constitutional obligation of holding local government (LG) elections was not fulfilled.A two-judge bench, comprising Justice Jawwad S Khawaja and Justice ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court Thursday observed that action will be taken against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif if it is proved that he has violated his oath by lying in the Parliament about his meeting with Army Chief General Raheel Sharif.A three-judge bench headed by Justice Jawwad S Khawaja heard ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - The special court hearing treason charges against ex-ruler Pervez Musharraf on Friday rejected his plea for trial in a military court and summoned him on March 11 for indictment, a decision termed by a defence counsel ‘black decision’ by ‘paid murderers’.Lawyers ...

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