Journalists,politicians and lawyers have decried ‘discrimination’ by the Supreme Court on Wednesday after the court staff gave only one news channel access to the full-court reference in honour of outgoing chief justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry.
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The Supreme Court on Friday ordered the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to start an enquiry against those involved in creating hindrance in the Hajj corruption case investigation, Express News reported.
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Chief Justice (CJ) Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry on Wednesday observed that there would be no need for the IMF loans if Customs theft was prevented as the Supreme Court directed Customs and Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to ensure zero tolerance for evasion of tax and import duties to eradicate corruption.
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Health Watch on Sunday said it has calculated impact of unlawful drug price hike on the masses by pharmaceutical companies at Rs 90 billion annually.
It lauded the Supreme Court (SC) for putting pharmaceutical firms on notice for overpricing of drugs on false grounds pushing healthcare out of the reach of millions of the downtrodden.
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President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif have reached an understanding that no case against Zardari will be opened and in return the PPP will act as a friendly opposition,the Indian media has claimed in a latest report.
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Once a staunch opponent of deployment of military troops in Karachi,Muttahida Qaumi Movement chief Altaf Hussain called upon the Nawaz Sharif government on Tuesday to hand over the city to the army for maintenance of law and order.
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The Supreme Court on Monday resumed hearing the petition challenging the appointment of Admiral (retd) Fasih Bukhari as chairman of the country’s top corruption watchdog,National Accountability Bureau (NAB).
The five judge bench – headed by Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jilani – questioned whether the Prime Minister sent a proposal to President Asif Ali Zardari when . . . →Read More:SC probes into NAB chairman appointment
Former prime minister Raja Pervez Ashraf has been summoned for questioning by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in the Rental Power Projects (RPP) corruption case on Tuesday.
On the request of NAB,the names of all the suspects in the RPP case have been put on the Exit Control List (ECL). Ashraf,who had not . . . →Read More:NAB summons Raja Rental