Condolences pour in over demise of PHC Chief Justice

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan, President Arif Alvi and Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa have expressed their condolences on the passing of Peshawar High Court (PHC) Chief Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth who died due to COVID-19.

Contempt of court notices issued to Farogh Naseem, Fawad Chaudhry, Shahzad Akbar

PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court (PHC) has issued a contempt of court notices to Barrister Farogh Naseem, Science and Technology Minister Fawad Chaudhry, and Special Assistant Shahzad Akbar regarding insulting statements of federal ministers. The court also issued contempt notices

Petition filed in PHC seeking ban on TikTok

PESHAWAR: A citizen has submitted a petition in the Peshawar High Court (PHC) for imposing strict censorship on the popular Chinese-owned Video app TikTok in the country. Petitioner Asmat Asim in his petition stated that Islam and our society do

Pakistan Hindu Council condemns inhuman acts against Muslims in India

KARACHI: Member of National Assembly and Patron-in-Chief of Pakistan Hindu Council (PHC) Dr. Ramesh Kumar condemned the inhuman acts against the Indian Muslim Minority. In a meeting of Hindu Council, Patron-in-Chief Dr. Ramesh Kumar said, “Narendra Modi is Hitler of

PHC directs lawyer to file written argument of military court convictions

PESHAWAR: On Tuesday the Peshawar High Court ordered military court convicts lawyers, federal and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa governments to submit written appeals on about 230 applications against those prosecutions until 20 February. A bench comprised of Chief Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth

BRT project: PHC’s jurisdiction challenged in Supreme Court

Peshawar: The Peshawar Development Authority on Tuesday has challenged the Peshawar High Court’s jurisdiction in the Supreme Court for ordering the FIA to conduct an inquiry into the BRT project. The Peshawar Development Authority and the project director of the

Section 3 of high treason act, 1973 challenged in PHC

PESHAWAR: A lawyer on Thursday moved the Peshawar High Court against a provision of the high treason law that empowers only the federal government to authorize a person to file a complaint of high treason. In the petition, Ali Azim

Accused involved in explosion near PHC arrested

PESHAWAR: The Police has arrested the accused who were involved in the explosion near Peshawar High Court (PHC). The accused named Ikramullah is a resident of Afghanistan and entered Pakistan via Chaman on 12th December 2019. He was staying near

PHC releases JUI-F leader Mufti Kifayatullah on bail

ABBOTTABAD: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) leader Mufti Kifayat­ullah has been released on the bail on the orders of the Peshawar High Court (PHC). A two-member bench of the high court based in Abbottabad comprising Justice Ijaz Anwar and Justice Shakeel Ahmad

PHC orders to keep roadways open for Azadi March

PESHAWAR: Peshawar High Court0 (PHC) has issued directives to the local government to ensure no roadways are forcibly shut down in reference to the ‘Azadi March’. The court ordered concerned authorities to keep roadways open till the city of Attock