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CJ summons May 12 case record

ISLAMABAD -UNS- Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar has sought the record of May 12 case on Saturday. CJP heard the case in the Karachi Registry of the Supreme Court. The chief justice asked Barrister Faisal Siddiqui if any investigation into the case was held. The …

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Is probing corrupts an offence, asks NAB chairman

ISLAMABAD -UNS – Responding to Nawaz Sharif’s demand of either submitting evidence or tendering resignation, National Accountability Chairman (NAB) Javed Iqbal on Thursday stated that if carrying out accountability was a crime, then it would continue [in the future]. Iqbal inquired that whether it was …

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Wajid Zia records statement in Al-Azizia Steel Mills reference

ISLAMABAD-UNS – Head of Panama Joint Investigation Team (JIT) on Thursday Wajid Zia is recording statement in Al-Azizia Steel Mills reference against Sharif family. During the hearing headed by Justice Mohammad Bashir, ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz appeared in the court. …

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CJ says will conduct forensic audit of petroleum prices

ISLAMABAD -UNS – A three-member bench of Supreme Court headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar heard the suo motunotice case against the undue taxes on petroleum products. “25 percent tax is imposed on the petroleum products. Whenever the prices fell down in international market …

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ECP mulls over holding 2018 polls on July-25 or July-26

ISLAMABAD-UNS – Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) is mulling over holding general polls 2018 on July-25 or July-26, well-informed. Sources privy to ECP told our correspondent that ECP had finalized aforementioned dates for holding much-anticipated general polls 2018 whereas a summary to seek formal approval …

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SC suspends Dar’s membership of Senate

ISLAMABAD -UNS – The Supreme Court of Pakistan has suspended Ishaq Dar’s membership of Senate. The SC bench led by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar heard the case regarding the qualification for Senate elections and inquired about the former Finance Minister. Ishaq Dar’s lawyer Salman …

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PTI,PPP workers clash over May 12 public meeting venue

KARACHI-UNS – Workers of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf clashed with each other at the Hakeem Saeed Ground in Karachi’s Gulshan-e-Iqbal area, the venue for May 12 public meetings announced by both parties. Hakeem Saeed Ground turned into a battle field as PPP …

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Army Chief condemns attack on Ahsan Iqbal

RAWALPINDI -UNS – Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has condemned firing on Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal and wishes him early recovery. “COAS condemns firing on Federal Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal. Expresses best wishes for early recovery,” Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Director …

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No murder attempt was made on Naeem Bukhari:Police

LONDON: Prominent lawyer and PTI leader Naeem Bukhari says he was “asleep” when he fell at a London underground tube station and ended up breaking four ribs and injuries to the head. In an interview with Geo News on Sunday, Bukhari rubbished reports on some …

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Bukhari incident: UK police treating as ‘attempted murder’

By Majid Sheikh POLICE in London are treating the April 27 incident involving Naeem Bukhari as ‘attempted murder’, it is learnt through official sources. Investigators are looking for a man who might have followed Mr Bukhari, a prominent lawyer associated with the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI), …

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