Breaking news
Archive

IHC

There is complete lawlessness in country: CJ IHC

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Islamabad High Court (IHC) has said that there is complete lawlessness in Pakistan and it seems that the state does not exist anywhere. A case against illegal constructions along Rawal Dam was heard in the IHC.

IHC issues Nawaz Sharif’s non-bailable arrest warrants

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) has rejected the exemption plea of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and released his non-bailable arrest warrants in Al-Azizia and Avenfield cases. The PML-N chief through his counsel Khawaja Haris had moved two applications

IHC issues stay order on Cynthia Ritchie’s deportation

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday issued a stay order on the Interior Ministry’s decision rejecting a visa extension for US blogger Cynthia D. Ritchie. IHC Chief Justice Athar Minallah heard the petition and stopped the Interior Ministry

Flag hoisting ceremony held at Islamabad High Court

ISLAMABAD: On the occasion of Independence Day, a graceful and simple flag hoisting ceremony was held in Islamabad High Court to celebrate the 73rd Independence Day. Islamabad High Court Chief Justice Athar Minallah and the other honourable judges and lawyers

SC rules NAB convicts cannot be reinstated after suspension

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court has ruled that suspects apprehended by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) cannot be reinstated after being suspended. While granting the government’s appeal, the Supreme Court nullified the decision of the Islamabad High Court in which a

Online gamers thank Waqar Zaka after court revokes PUBG ban

KARACHI: Gamers have thanked renowned social media influencer Waqar Zaka after the Islamabad High Court ordered to unban online game PlayerUnknown’s Battleground (PUBG). Earlier, the PTA decided to maintain the ban on an online gaming app. However, earlier this morning,

AC adjourns indictment proceedings against Zardari till July 29

ISLAMABAD: An accountability court has adjourned indictment proceedings against former President Asif Ali Zardari till 29th July. The court approved exemption from the appearance of both Asif Ali Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur in the same case. As per

IHC orders PTA to lift PUBG ban

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) has ordered the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) to unban online game PlayerUnknown’s Battleground (PUBG). According to details, the IHC Justice Amir Farooq nullified the decision of the PTA regarding the ban on PUBG and

Govt moves IHC to appoint lawyer for Indian spy Jadhav

ISLAMABAD: A petition has been filed in the Islamabad High Court (IHC) for a lawyer to be appointed for an Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav. The Federal Ministry of Law and Justice filed a petition in the IHC for Kulbhushan Jadhav’s

PIA-owned Roosevelt hotel not being privatised: IHC informed

NEW YORK: The Roosevelt Hotel located in New York owned by Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) is not being privatized and will remain the national carrier’s property. A federal law officer on Tuesday informed the Islamabad High Court (IHC) Justice Amir

SC turns down govt’s plea in sugar probe report

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court has turned down the federal government’s plea challenging the Sindh High Court’s stay order preventing it from taking action against sugar mill owners. The hearing was conducted by Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP), Gulzar Ahmed. The

IHC issues notice to CDA against construction of temple

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court (IHC) has issued a notification to Capital Development Authority (CDA) regarding the construction of a Hindu temple in the federal capital. IHC’s Justice Amir Farooq heard the petition of lawyer Chaudhry Tanveer Akhtar who said the

IHC reserves verdict on petition against aviation minister’s removal

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Wednesday reserved verdict on a petition seeking the dismissal of Federal Minister for Aviation Ghulam Sarwar Khan. IHC Chief Justice Athar Minallah took up the petition that called for a judicial commission to

IHC launches e-court system

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court (IHC) has launched an e-court system by allowing lawyers to use Skype video conference facilities for arguments.  A circular has been issued in this regard by the Additional Registrar Judicial on the direction of Chief Justice

IHC bars govt from taking action on sugar inquiry commission report

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday issued stay order in a petition challenging the report of the Sugar Inquiry Commission barring the government from taking any action. IHC Chief Justice Athar Minallah conducted hearing of the petition moved

IHC reinstates Islamabad Mayor Sheikh Ansar Aziz

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court on Thursday reinstated Islamabad Mayor Sheikh Ansar Aziz and allowed him to resume his official duties The court heard the plea filed by the federal capital’s mayor who challenged a order from Interior Ministry suspending

Ex-PM Abbasi, former petroleum secretary granted protective bail

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday granted protective bail to former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in a case related to alleged illegal appointments at the Pakistan State Oil (PSO). Chief Justice Athar Minallah headed a two-member bench and

Fake Bank accounts case: IHC grants bail to Abdul Ghani Majeed

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) granted bail to Abdul Ghani Majeed in fake bank accounts case on medical grounds for the purpose of medical treatment. A three-member bench, comprising of Justice Miangul Hassan Aurangzeb and Justice Fayyaz Anjum heard

IHC to hear Iqbal, Abbasi’s bail petitions tomorrow

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) will take up bail petitions filed by former Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and former Minister of Interior Ahsan Iqbal on Monday (tomorrow). A two-member bench headed by IHC Chief Justice Islamabad high court

LNG scandal: Shahid Khaqan Abbasi files bail plea in IHC

ISLAMABAD: Former Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has filed a bail petition in Islamabad High Court (IHC) in LNG reference today (Saturday). PML-N leader Shahid Khaqan Abbasi’s counsel Barrister Zafarullah Khan filed the petition. A copy of the court decision

IHC seeks Faisal Vawda’s answer on plea for his disqualification

ISLAMABAD: On Wednesday, the Islamabad High Court (IHC) ordered Federal Water Resources Minister Faisal Vawda to provide an answer while hearing a petition demanding his disqualification for allegedly hiding his U.S. citizenship while filing his nomination papers during the 2018

IHC sets up implementation body on jail reforms across country

ISLAMABAD: The Chief Justice of Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday has stated that the wretched condition of prisoners held in various prisons across the country is “a classic example of a failure of rule of law.” In the written

FIA chief receives contempt notice in video scandal case

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) issued a notice to the Director-General of Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on a petition seeking to initiate contempt of court proceedings against him and other officials on alleged harassment of the petitioner in violation

IHC extends appointment case of ECP members for 15 days

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court (IHC) has extended the appointment of two members of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) case.for 15 days.  CJ IHC Justice Athar Minallah while conducting the hearing designated an interval to the federal government to build

IHC to hear appointment of two ECP members on Dec 31

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) will hear the appointment of two members of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) case on 31st December. Chief Justice Athar Minallah will conduct the hearing of the case from Sindh and Balochistan over

IHC grants Faryal Talpur bail in fake bank accounts case

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) has granted Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader Faryal Talpur the bail in the fake bank accounts case. The IHC as per sources has directed Faryal Talpur to submit surety bond worth Rs10 million. The

ECP member appointment: IHC once again grants 10 days to govt

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) has once again granted  10 days to the government over the issue of appointment of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP)’s members. The hearing was conducted by the IHC Chief Justice Athar Minallah. On

Fake bank accounts: Court to hear case of Zardari and Talpur

ISLAMABAD: The accountability court will hear the case of the fake bank accounts today against former president Asif Ali Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur. Accountability Court Judge Mohammad Bashir will hear the case of both accused in the same

IHC to hear corruption cases against political leaders

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court (IHC) is scheduled to conduct all the hearings of political leaders accused in corruption cases. The list issued by the registrar office of the IHC has fixed the date 16th December in which the court will

IHC gets first woman judge as Justice Lubna Pervez takes oath

ISLAMABAD: Justice Lubna Saleem Pervez becomes the first woman in the history of Islamabad High Court to take oath as the Additional Judge of IHC today. Earlier, the Ministry of Law issued a notification that Lubna Saleem Pervez, Fayyaz Ahmad

<