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IHC

Government to change Blasphemy laws and punishments

Govt to change law and severely punish accusers who falsely allege blasphemy, Islamabad High Court told (Pakistan Press Club – Islamabad) Government to change Blasphemy laws and punishments! The Interior Ministry on Friday submitted to the Islamabad High Court (IHC) a draft of proposed amendments to the Prevention of Electronic Crimes Act (Peca) 2016 which […]

Will not allow PM, CM to act against Constitution: Supreme Court

Will not allow PM, CM to act against Constitution: SC  Pakistan Press Club KARACHI: The Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday observed that the judiciary does not want to interfere in the affairs of the executive but would also not overlook denial of fundamental rights to citizens and if necessary the prime minister, chief minister or […]

Model Town report released

Model Town report released on LHC orders Pakistan Press Club LAHORE: Dismissing the Punjab government’s appeal, the Lahore High Court on Tuesday ruled it had failed to establish that publication of Justice Najfi’s inquiry report into the Model Town killings would harm public order or administration of justice. Soon after the order, the provincial government […]

Model Town : Judiciary upheld law & justice: Tahir ul Qadri

Judiciary upheld law & justice: Qadri   Pakistan Press Club LAHORE: Terming the Lahore High Court (LHC) decision on making the Model Town report public as historic, which upheld law and justice, PAT chief Dr Tahirul Qadri has said both the Sharif brothers would be behind the bars very soon. “Our demand is the resignation […]

Alibaba face lawsuit over IPO: U.S. appeals court

Alibaba must face renewed lawsuit over IPO: U.S. appeals court NEW YORK (Pakistan Press Club) – A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday revived a lawsuit accusing Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA.N) of defrauding shareholders by concealing a regulatory warning about counterfeiters that the Chinese online retailer had received shortly before going public. The 2nd U.S. […]

Supreme Court of Pakistan

Verdicts given on merit not prejudice: Chief Justice

Verdicts given on merit not prejudice: Chief Justice of Pakistan Pakistan Press Club KARACHI: The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Sindh chief minister and former city mayor to appear before the court over the government’s failure to supply potable water to citizens and lack of treatment of raw municipal and industrial sewage being discharged […]

KP – Provincial Assembly condemns Peshawar attack

KP Assembly condemns Peshawar attack Pakistan Press Club PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly on Monday condemned the recent attack on the Agriculture Training Institute (ATI) in the city and extended sympathies to the families of the martyrs and the injured.   The lawmakers called for investigation into the gory incident, which has raised some questions. […]

Contempt case against Imran: ECP adjourns hearing

Contempt case against Imran: ECP adjourns hearingtill 18th December   Pakistan Press Club ISLAMABAD: The ECP on Monday adjourned contempt of court proceedings against PTI chief Imran Khan until December 18. A four-member Commission, headed by Chief Election Commissioner Justice Sardar Muhammad Raza (retd) heard the proceedings and adjourned the hearing as Imran’s petition on […]

Extremism threat to country’s progress, prosperity: President Mamnoon Hussain

Extremism threat to country’s progress, prosperity: Mamnoon Hussain   Pakistan Press Club ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain has said terrorists have no religion and extremism was a threat to the country, according to Geo News report. Addressing the International Seeratun Nabi (PBUH) conference here on Saturday, he said miscreants carried out an attack in Peshawar on […]

Pak-Saudia counterterrorism exercise underway – ISPR

Pak-Saudi counterterrorism exercise in Riyadh underway   Pakistan Press Club RAWALPINDI: Pak-Saudi Special Forces joint counter-terrorism exercise ‘Al-Shehab-2’ is under way at the Prince Naif Security City, Riyadh, says an ISPR press release on Sunday. The two-week-long exercise started on 25th November and will continue till 10th December. The “Al-Shehab-1” was held last year in […]