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IHC to hear two references against Nawaz Sharif today

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court will start the process of declaring former prime minister Nawaz Sharif a fugitive in Azizia Steel Mills and Avenfield references. A two-member bench of the IHC comprising Justice Amir Farooq and Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani

Two lawyers recuse from assisting IHC in Kulbhushan Yadav case

ISLAMABAD: Two lawyers have refused to assist the court in the Islamabad High Court’s request to appoint a lawyer for Indian spy Kulbhushan Yadav. Senior lawyers Makhdoom Ali Khan and Abid Hassan Manto have submitted their replies to the court

IHC to hear plea against Shahzad Akbar’s appointment as advisor

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) will hear a petition against the appointment of Shehzad Akbar as an advisor to the Prime Minister on accountability today. Chief Justice Athar Minallah will hear the petition which has been filed by Syed

IHC forms larger bench to hear Indian spy case on Sept 3

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court (IHC) will hear a case related to granting counselor access to Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav on 3rd September. In this regard, the IHC has formed a larger bench including IHC Chief Justice Athar Minallah, Justice Amir

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

IHC reserves verdict on Faisal Vawda contempt case

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court has reserved its verdict on the case filed against the Federal Minister for Water Resources Faisal Vawda over contempt of court.  The hearing of the case was conducted by IHC Justice Aamir Farooq who reserved

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 issues show-cause notice to Firdous Awan

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court (IHC) issued show-cause notice to special assistant to Prime Minister on information and broadcasting, Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan. Sources said that Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan criticized the institution in a press conference when the former premier

IHC scraps petitions against JUI-F’s anti-govt march

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court on Wednesday scrapped all the petitions filed against Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-F (JUI-F)’s anti-government ‘Azadi March’. The High Court directed the local administration to decide on JUI-F chief’s application to hold the march at D-Chowk in Islamabad.

LNG case: Miftah Ismail remanded in NAB custody for 11-day

ISLAMABAD: Former finance minister Miftah Ismail has been handed over to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on 11-day physical remand in the LNG case today. The NAB will present the former finance minister in court on 19th August Miftah, who