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CJP to inaugurate newly constructed building of SC’s Registry in Quetta

QUETTA: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP), Justice Mian Saqib Nisar will arrive in Quetta on a two-day long visit on Sunday(today). According to details, CJP Saqib Nisar will be arriving in provincial capital of Balochistan, Quetta to inaugurate the new building of Supreme Court Quetta Registry. Moreover, the top judge Mian Saqib Nisar will also hear different cases in the new building of the apex court in Quetta tomorrow. Yesterday, Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar had took suo motu notice of unavailability…

CJP Saqib Nisar not operating any social media account: SC spokesman

ISLAMABAD: Supreme Court of Pakistan on Saturday issued a clarification regarding a number of social media accounts operating with the name of Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar, ARY News reported. According to the apex court's spokesman, CJP Saqib Nisar is not operating any personal or official account on Twitter or any other social media website. The SC spokesman maintained that the accounts operating with CJP's name on any social media platform are all fake and the court has directed Federal…

CJP calls for immediate steps to control population

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar on Wednesday called for  immediate steps to control over increasing population in the country, ARY News reported. Addressing a symposium on population control, organized by the Law and Justice Commission here in Islamabad, the CJP said that increasing population of the country demand immediate attention, as underdeveloped countries like Pakistan, have limited resources. "No attention was paid to control population in the country for last 60 years," lamented…

Workers Welfare Fund ka istemaal qanoon kay mutabiq hona chiye, Chief Justice

Islamabad: Supreme court of Pakistan main workers welfare fund case ki samaat kay doraan chief justice nay remarks diye kay workers welfare fund hukaam ka kehna hai hukumat apna hissa nahi daal rahi. Tafseelat kay mutabiq chief justice miyan saqib nisar ki sarbarahi main supreme court main welfare fund case say muttaliq samaat hui. Additional attorney General nay samaat kay doraan adalat uzma ko bataya kay wazarat e khazana nay muamlay par jawab dena hai, jo jawab aaya hai vo nakafi hai. Chief justice of Pakistan…

CJP Nisar says he doesn’t have any political agenda

ISLAMABAD: Staving off the criticism of him for allegedly impinging on the domain of the executive, Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar on Tuesday made it clear that he doesn’t have any political agenda. The chief justice, who was hearing a case pertaining to prices of medicines, observed, “I don’t have any political agenda.” He stressed that he didn’t even want to touch political cases, but the situation warranted so. "Our intentions are clear, anybody can test us in any way," he said in what appears to be…

Attorney General earns apex court ire for no-show in disqualification case

ISLAMABAD: Expressing extreme displeasure over absence of Attorney General (AG) Ashtar Ausaf Ali, Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar on Monday imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 for not turning up at court. A five-judge larger bench, headed by the CJP, heard the petitions seeking a fixed time-period of the parliamentarians’ disqualification under Article 62(1)(f) of the constitution. At the outset of the court proceedings, Justice Nisar inquired about the whereabouts of the AG as he was summoned by the court to…

Zainab murder case: SC summons representatives of press bodies tomorrow

KARACHI: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar on Saturday issued notices to representatives of several press bodies and journalists to appear before the Supreme Court’s Lahore Registry tomorrow (Sunday).  The court will resume the suo motu hearing of Zainab murder case tomorrow. The summons to media representatives were issued at the heels of false claims made by TV anchorperson Shahid Masood about the suspect recently arrested in Zainab murder case. The chief justice was hearing the case of Naqeebullah…

Chief justice expresses regret over ‘sexist’ remark

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar on Wednesday expressed regret over his remarks in a recent speech in which he compared the length of a good speech to a woman’s attire. The chief justice during a speech made on January 13, 2018 in Karachi had quoted former British prime minister Winston Churchill as saying, “A good speech should be like a woman’s skirt, long enough to cover the subject and short enough to create interest.” His remark didn’t seem to go down well with women as a group of female…

SSP Rao Anwar put on ECL after attempt to flee country

ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Interior on Tuesday put the name of former SSP Malir Rao Anwar on the Exit Control List (ECL) in compliance with the apex court's order. Earlier in the day, Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar, who headed a three-judge bench, directed the authorities to place SSP Anwar's name on the ECL. The apex court's direction came on the heels of the beleaguered police officer's bid to flee the country to avoid a probe into the alleged extrajudicial murder of Naqeebullah. The chief justice…

SC to step in, if govt fails to break impasse over NAB prosecutor appointment: CJP

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Monday asked the federal law secretary to come up with suggestions as to what orders it can pass to break a deadlock over the appointment of a new National Accountability Bureau (NAB) prosecutor general. The matter of the prosecutor’s appointment has reached a stalemate as the federal government and the bureau have failed to reach an agreement over the name for the slot. A bench, headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar, directed the secretary to submit his response in next…