“A decade of war is ending,” announced US President Barack Obama when he won this year’s presidential election. Foreign troops are set to pull out from Afghanistan by 2014 but the Pakistani casualties of war – citizens held in a detention facility in Afghanistan – do not know when their ordeal will end.
. . . →Read More:Ambiguous fate of Pakistani POWs in Afghanistan
An interesting situation emerged in the Lahore High Court during hearing of a love-marriage case when the relatives of the girl claimed that the groom was not a man but a girl.
Ayesha Butt and Shahzad Butt had filed the petition seeking cancellation of an FIR got registered by the family of the girl against . . . →Read More:The groom is the bride
Hafiz Muhammad Saeed,one of the world’s most wanted militant chiefs,has told Pakistani leaders they should aspire to be more like David Cameron and Boris Johnson,according to The Daily Telegraph.
. . . →Read More:David Cameron and London’s mayor get ringing approval from Hafiz Saeed
The Young Doctors Association (YDA),Punjab,has called off its strike and resumed treatment of patients in all departments of public sector hospitals in the province in compliance with orders of the Lahore High Court.
. . . →Read More:Young doctors get back to work
LAHORE:Joint secretary religious affairs Sher Ali on Monday offered the Lahore High Court (LHC) a conditional apology for accusing the court of being partial in the Haj corruption case,DawnNews reported.
Chief Justice LHC Umar Atta Bandial heard the case.
. . . →Read More:Secretary Religious Affairs apologizes for accusing court of partiality in Haj case
By Rana Tanveer
LAHORE: A full bench of the Lahore High Court (LHC) on Wednesday asked President Asif Ali Zardari to dissociate himself from political activities by September 5.
The bench was hearing a contempt of court petition against President Zardari for holding dual offices,as president of Pakistan and co-chairman of the . . . →Read More:Zardari cannot hold 2 post,step down as PPP co-Chairman:LHC
By Faisal Bari
RECENTLY,a new milk company has been running an advertisement campaign in the print media that says that consumers should choose pure and unadulterated milk,one that is good for their health,rather than milk that has all sorts of impurities and chemicals.
The campaign projects that the milk the new . . . →Read More:Advertising tactics to sell pure milk
By Qaiser Butt
The US military-controlled Bagram prison in Afghanistan is expected to release 33 Pakistani prisoners soon,an official from the ministry of foreign affairs told The Express Tribune.
Discussion was opened after a list of the 33 prisoners was handed over to the prison’s authority a long time ago. “Negotiations with US military . . . →Read More:Bagram prison may free 33 Pakistanis
The Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) on Saturday announced it would move the Lahore High Court (LHC) against Sheikh Zayed Medical College for charging its students annual fee of Rs 500,000.
. . . →Read More:PMA takes stand against high fees charged by Sheikh Zayed Medical College