December 2, 2022
PAKISTAN Politics

Azam Swati approaches IHC, ‘fearing custodial killing’

ISLAMABAD: On Monday, PTI leader Senator Azam Khan Swati went to the Islamabad High Court to inquire about the complaints made against him for tweeting disparaging remarks about top military commanders. In a petition, Swati claimed that the Federal Investigation Authority (FIA) had brought an action against him in accordance with the Prevention of Electronic […]

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IHC asks PTI for assurances about maintaining calm during jalsa

The Islamabad High Court (IHC) issued a directive to PTI on Thursday directing them to maintain peace wherever they are granted permission to hold sit-ins and jalsa. The comment was made during the hearing on PTI’s complaint that the government failed to provide it a certificate of no objection for its sit-in in Islamabad. The […]

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Imran’s terror charges are dropped by IHC

Imran Khan, the leader of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI), was arrested under the ATA after allegedly threatening a sessions court judge and senior police officers during a public gathering in the federal capital. The Islamabad High Court (IHC) dismissed the terrorism charges against Khan on Monday. The PTI head is still facing additional allegations in […]

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Imran’s contempt case will be heard by IHC today

Later today, the Islamabad High Court (IHC) is expected to reopen its contempt case against PTI Chairman Imran Khan for his ill-fated comments regarding a female judge who had authorized Shahbaz Gill’s physical detention in a sedition case. At 2:30 pm, the hearing is scheduled to begin. Following Imran’s tirade against Additional District and Sessions […]

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PEMRA cautions TV networks against airing material critical of government organizations

PEMRA claims that despite numerous orders, TV networks still disobey them. It issues a warning about punishing individuals who disobey orders. Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) Monday reprimanded TV broadcasters, instructing them to avoid telecasting any content against the state institutions. The regulatory authority ordered that any content against institutions that was broadcast during […]

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Shahbaz Gill asks the IHC for bail in a case involving sedition

Shahbaz Gill, a senior PTI politician, approached the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Friday after unsuccessfully attempting to obtain bail from a lower court in a sedition case brought against him.Gill, the chief of staff for PTI Chairman Imran Khan, has been detained since last month when he was taken into custody following the filing […]

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Imran Khan is the subject of a new FIR

ISLAMABAD: Imran Khan, the leader of the PTI, is the subject of a brand-new FIR that has been filed at the Abpara police station in Islamabad.In the federal capital, Imran Khan and a number of PTI leaders, including Asad Umar, Murad Saeed, Fawad Chaudhary, and Faisal Javed, have been detained for violating Section 144. The […]

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In the Gill remand case, IHC summons the advocate general of Islamabad and police authorities

In order to summon them for the hearing of the PTI’s appeal against the physical detention of senior PTI leader Shahbaz Gill by police in a sedition case, the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday sent letters to the Islamabad advocate general, additional attorney general, and other authorities. Gill, who has been detained since August […]

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A larger IHC bench was assembled to hear cases involving unlawful funding

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) ruling regarding the case of prohibited funding is being appealed by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), and an expanded bench of the Islamabad High Court has been convened to hear the case. Justice Miangul Hassan Aurangzeb and Justice Babar Sattar will make up a three-person bigger bench that would be […]

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Shahbaz Gill’s legal remand in the sedition case is being argued in court in Islamabad

According to the orders of the Islamabad High Court, an Islamabad district and sessions court took up the review petition on Wednesday asking for the judicial remand of PTI senior leader Shahbaz Gill in a sedition case filed against him (IHC). The government had filed a motion appealing the duty magistrate’s decision to dismiss Gill’s […]

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