LAHORE: A Lahore High Court appellate tribunal on Tuesday rejected an appeal challenging the returning officer’s decision to accept nomination papers of PTI leader Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan for NA-72 Sialkot. Justice Syed Shehbaz Rizvi, who headed the tribunal, rejected the appeal filed by Zaid Latif, a voter registered in the constituency the PTI leader is contesting from, who raised objections to the relevant RO’s decision to accept her nomination papers. He alleged the PTI leader concealed details of her assets and…
LAHORE: A petition challenging a decision of the returning officer to accept nomination papers of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan for NA-131 Lahore was filed on Friday. The petition was filed before a Lahore High Court appellate tribunal, which states the RO illegally approved the papers of the PTI chief while overlooking certain facts. It was argued that Mr. Khan is ineligible to contest the election for he was not honest and trustworthy as per the purport of Article 62 and 63 of the Constitution.…
LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Monday formed a three-member tribunal headed by a retired judge to investigate a spot-fixing case allegedly involving two players in a recent Twenty20 league match. Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif were unceremoniously sent home after the first match of the Pakistan Super League last month and were later charged in a corruption probe that threatened to undermine the tournament. British police have arrested three suspects in connection with the case including discarded Pakistan…
LAHORE: Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan has filed a petition against the scrutiny commission probing the rigging evidences in NA-122 Lahore constituency in an election tribunal, ARY News reports on Wednesday.
KARACHI: Election Tribunal on Friday adjourned the hearing of petitions challenging the victories of Chief Minister Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah and Nawab Wassan in the general elections of 2013, ARY News reports.
DHAKA: Bangladesh's war crimes tribunal sentenced the chief of Jamaat-e-Islami Bangladesh to death on Wednesday for his involvement in crimes against humanity, including genocide, torture and rape, during the country's 1971 war for independence from Pakistan.
LAHORE: The authorities on Monday submitted the mobile phone record of Punjab chief minister and other officials concerned before the judicial commission in connection to Model Town tragedy, ARY News reported.
KARACHI: The Sindh High Court on Monday lifted the stay on appeals against election tribunal orders and asked the tribunal to resume work on all applications as per law, ARY News reported.