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Pakistan's Former dictator Pervez Musharraf sentenced to death in high treason case
A three-member bench of the special court, headed by Peshawar High Court Chief Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth, handed Musharraf, 76, death sentence in the long-drawn high treason case against him for suspending the Constitution and imposing emergency rule in 2007, a punishable offence for which he was indicted in 2014.
Appoint judges within 6 months, Supreme Court tells Centre
SC said that the government must clear all appointments to the superior courts wit...
Punjab CM promises special courts for NRIs
The NRIs expressed concern that many of the persons who had immigrated abroad were unable to visit...
UK High Court uphelds India’s claim in 70-year-old Hyderabad funds case
The Court has issued a wide-ranging judgment today after analysing documentation going back more than 70 years.
Drag his corpse to central square in Islamabad, hang it for 3 days: Pakistan court on Musharraf's sentence
In its 167-page detailed judgement authored by Peshawar High Court Chief Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth, who headed the bench, the court on Thursday said the "convict be hanged by his neck till he dies on each count as per charge."
Nizam’s £35M belong to his descendants, India, says UK Court
The ruling ends over 70 years legal dispute over the beneficiary of the funds the Nizam sought back after his kingdom became part of India.
High Court to examine Indiabulls plea for perjury proceedings against Prashant Bhushan
IBHFL has claimed that the NGO and Bhushan made allegations against the company without doing necessary research or verifying the facts from statutory authorities.
Indian banks pursue Vijay Mallya in UK High Court for assets disclosure
The consortium of PSU banks led by State Bank of India (SBI) have been pursuing the 63-year-old former Kingfisher Airlines boss in their attempt to recover some of the funds.
Vijay Mallya's UK High Court extradition appeal to be heard in February 2020
"The appeal hearing has been listed on 11 February 2020 with a time estimate of three days," a UK High Court official said.
Citizenship law: Students, opposition leaders step up protests; SC rejects inquiry panel plea
Fresh cases of violent protests were reported from some places, including in the national capital and Kerala, while a group of injured Jamia students alleged "barbaric" beatings, abuse and humiliation by the police during their crackdown on those protesting against the new law on Sunday.
Nawaz Sharif's travel to London for treatment in limbo as his name figures in no fly list
Sharif is going to London after doctors categorically told him that they had exhausted all options available in Pakistan and seeking treatment abroad was the only one option left. The PML-N leader chided Prime Minister Imran Khan for backing out of its commitment in which he said that he had no objection on Sharif's travel abroad for treatment.
Islamist terrorist who spent late teens in Pakistan identified as London Bridge attack suspect
Usman Khan left school with no qualifications after spending part of his late teens in Pakistan, where he lived with his mother when she became ill, it said. The BBC reported that Khan was out on licence from prison when he killed two people and injured three others in the stabbing attack on Friday, before he was shot dead by the Scotland Yard.
Appointments, transfers pivotal to justice system; interference doesn't augur well: SC
The apex court made the observations after it decided to keep the plea of the Gujarat High Court Advocate Association pending.
Nawaz Sharif may travel to London for further treatment: Report
Sharif was shifted to his Jati Umra Raiwind residence in Lahore on Wednesday after his two-week stay at a Pakistani hospital for treatment of multiple diseases.
UK High Court allows Vijay Mallya to appeal against his extradition
Mallya sought permission to appeal against an order signed off by UK home secretary Sajid Javid for him to be extradited to India to face alleged fraud and money laundering charges amounting to Rs 9,000 crore.
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