CJP summons key session of judicial commission on April 4

The meeting will consider Justice (r) Qazi Muhammad Ameen's name for the appointment as SC judge

Courts not responsible of cases still pending to be wrapped up: CJP

We are still trying to wrap up the pending cases even with the shortage of judges, says CJP.

PM Imran welcomes CJP's vow to punish fake witnesses

Journey towards truth is a journey towards Naya Pakistan, said Imran Khan.

CJP directs to conclude criminal, revenue cases as soon as possible

CJP gave guidelines for the better judicial system in the country.

Justice Asif Saeed Khosa - The 26th CJP

Justice Khosa passed several remarks that attracted public attention.

Justice Asif Saeed Khosa to take oath as CJP today

Justice Asif Saeed Khosa will remain in office till December 20, 2019.

Farewell to historical era of judiciary - CJP Saqib Nisar

CJP Saqib Nisar transformed judiciary in a unique angle unlike the other traditional practices.

SC issues judgement on reduction in private schools' fee by 20 percent

However, schools which are charging less than Rs5,000 are excluded in the judgement.

Tried to work as per code of conduct in my tenure, says CJP

Mian Saqib Nisar was the 25th CJP who remained in the office for about two years.

Federal cabinet re-examines 172 people on ECL

The decision had been awaiting detailed judgement from the Supreme Court.

SC dismisses Sindh govt's application on 18th amendment

Senator Raza Rabbani had sought formation of a bench to resolve the issue.

Govt directed to inform SC over ECNEC decisions about Nai Gaj Dam

Matter regarding dam would be reviewed during a meeting of the ECNEC to be held on January 25.

Never crossed limits, says outgoing CJP

The CJP launched A Police Reforms committee Report at SC.

CJP to announce judgement on 'Population Control' case tomorrow

He expressed grave concerns on the measures being taken by the government to control population.

CJP Saqib Nisar to start free legal clinic after retirement

CJP said that it is up to all of us to take the country towards the path of progress and prosperity.

Not getting enough water under Indus Water Treaty: CJP

CJP says reasons why dams were not constructed cannot be shared with the public.

Tried to resolve Nai Gaj Dam case in my tenure, says CJP Nisar

The top judge summoned finance and energy ministers and cabinet secretary on January 15.

SC seeks schools' response following 20pc fee-reduction order

SC observed that schools had started decreasing the facilities they offer after its order.

Nawaz Sharif's appeal against Al-Azizia verdict to be heard on January 21

The accountability court sentenced Sharif to seven years in prison in Al-Azizia Reference case.

Bilawal Bhutto is innocent: CJP

SC heard money laundering through fake bank accounts case.

PKLI suo motu case: CJP expresses resentment towards Punjab government

The CJP headed a two-member bench and heard a suo motu case.

CJP orders recovery of 40-Kanal land occupied by Khokhar brothers within 10 days

ACE DG submitted assets detail of Khokhar brothers to the court on Sunday.

SC approves plea to unfreeze Bahria Town bank accounts

CJP said that the name of the Bahria Town should be changed now.

SC orders govt to devise 'action plan' on population control by Jan 14

The top judge said that the issue was far bigger than the need of dams.

Justice Asif Saeed Khosa appointed as new Chief Justice of Pakistan

CJP Mian Saqib Nisar will retire from his services on January 17

Sindh forest land lease case: SC expresses resentment on chief conservator

The bench noted with concern that no effort was made by the provincial government to retrieve land.

SC orders NAB to probe increased tax on POL, power tariff

CJP disposed of the case, saying that the court can’t hear it further.

CJP to leave a legacy of service and lifelong dedication ahead of his retirement

CJP lamented private institutions and hospitals for high-costs and tuition-fee

Siddique Kanju's son arrested over torturing maid sisters

Police has initiated the investigation into the matter after arresting Mustafa Kanju.

PMLN lawmaker Afzal Khokhar arrested in land grabbing case

CJP orders arrest of PMLN's Afzal Khokhar during case hearing in Lahore

CJP, Turkish President reaffirm commitment to further strengthen relation of love, friendship

Erdogan welcomed the Chief Justice to the city of Maulana Rumi.

Faisal Raza Abidi indicted over contemptuous remarks against CJP

The former senaor was arrested in October over contemptuous remarks against CJP.

CJP Nisar visits Tharparkar, reviews health facilities

People of Thar have been facing problems like water shortage, food scarcity and different epidemics.

CJP asks Chairman Water Commission to continue work till Jan 15, 2019

Justice (retd) Ameer Hani sighted personal reasons for not seeking an extension his tenure.

CJP urges judges to play their role in strengthening institutions

He said this while addressing the foundation laying stone ceremony of SC Registry in Karachi.

Encroachments operation: CJP determined not to surrender before land mafia

The top judge will also lay foundation of a new building of SC Karachi registry.

Won't allow injustice with Balochistan: CJP Mian Saqib Nisar

Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar inaugurated newly constructed building of SC Registry in Quetta.

CJP takes notice of murder of mother, daughter in Jehanian

The CJP has directed inspector general of police (IGP) Punjab to submit report within three days.

CJP to arrive in Quetta today to inaugurate new SC registry building

The Supreme Court Bar Association will also organise a dinner party for the top judge.

People face lack of basic health facilities, says Chief Justice

The CJP was speaking during the heart stroke conference.

For the first time in country's history, CJP hears cases in evening

The cases will be heard at Supreme Court (SC) Lahore registry. ‎

CJP to visit Turkey to attend spiritual night Shab-e-Arus

CJP will attend spiritual night Shab-e-Arus organized in Koniya, Turkey to commemorate Maulana Rumi.

Will run an effective campaign to control population: PM Imran

Khan said that the only that society progress which upholds supremacy of the law

Population control is symbol of Pakistan's survival, says Chief Justice

The CJP was addressing a symposium hosted in Supreme Court.

PM Imran, CJP attend symposium on population control

Issues regarding new demographic realities and family planning will be discussed in the event.

CJP warns action against mineral water companies if they violate court's orders

The top judge reprimanded the companies and ordered them to provide relief to the general masses.

CJP Nisar returns to Pakistan after London visit

The top judge said that he will also visit United States for fundraising campaign.

Indiscriminate accountability process will be launched against corrupt people: CJP

The top judge asked the nation to remain calm and believe in courts for justice

Failure to construct uncontroversial dams was criminal negligence: CJP Nisar

CJP said climate change has reduced rains as a result underground water level is falling rapidly.

London: Dunya Media Group to host fundraising event for Diamer-Bhasha dam

CJP Justice Saqib Nisar will be chief guest of the ceremony.

Those who laundered money abroad will be made accountable: CJP

CJP Nisar said that nobody can stop Pakistan from construction of dams.

Nobody can stop Pakistan from construction of dams: CJP Nisar

Justice Saqib Nisar said that we will construct as many dams as we wish on Indus River.

Construction of dams imperative for Pakistan: CJP

The CJP visited the committee room of Britain parliament.

Chief Justice to address international conference in London today

The CJP is on a tour to Britain from November 20 to 28.

CJP visits PKLI, UCH hospitals in Lahore

Justice Saqib Nisar also summoned record of cases pertaining to occupation of UCH’s land.

Board of Punjab Healthcare Commission dissolved

The top judge heard the case at Supreme Court (SC) Lahore registry.‎

Lahore: CJP to visit United Christian Hospital today

Christian community should not feel deprived, CJP said. ‎

CJP takes notice of GB Tourism Minister's misbehavior at Islamabad airport

Chief Justice of Pakistan issued notices to Fida Hussain and airport's arrival incharge.

CJP takes notice of poor condition at UCH, announces to visit on Saturday

Christian community should not feel deprived, he added.

Pay Re1 per litre or leave, SC warns mineral water companies

AG told court that all mineral water companies were ready to pay Rs1 tax on every litre.

Six policemen injured as vehicles of CJP's protocol meet accident

CJP reached DHQ and inquired health of the injured policemen.

CJP takes notice of damage to properties during TLP protest

The CJP sought a report from federal and provincial governments

JIT probing fake accounts case submits 15-day report to SC

The case was to be heard Monday but was de-listed due to the absence of Chief Justice Saqib Nisar.

CJP gives first statement after getting discharged from hospital

CJP made these comments outside Rawalpindi Institute of Cardiology.

CJP discharged from hospital after angioplasty

Doctors had carried out a thorough medical examination before discharging the top judge.

SC seeks report on offshore properties within 10 days

The court ordered persons concerned to approach FBR with complete data by Tuesday.

PM Imran forms committee to negotiate with protesters

The body has been tasked to devise strategies in the wake of any untoward incident in the country.

CJP says ready to sacrifice life for Prophet's (PBUH) honour

He made these remarks during hearing of petition seeking appointment of new Islamabad IG.

COAS, PM Imran discuss country's security situation

We will protect people's properties and lives, we will not allow any sabotage

Private schools to remain shut following protests

The association said any decision to reopen schools on Friday will be taken in light of security.

Islamabad IG fiasco: CJP accepts Fawad's explanation, hints at constituting committee

CJP invited federal minister to read with him section-4 of the constitution.

SC summons Fawad Chaudhry over remarks about Islamabad IG transfer case

Apex court has summoned the information minister and Azam Swati today.

Suspects accused of attacking Azam Swati's house granted bail

Accused were granted bail on surety bonds worth 10,000 rupees by the judicial magistrate.

Family in dispute with Azam Swati demands his resignation

Abdullah alleged that the men who attacked his brother’s house also humiliated the women.

SC suspends notification of Islamabad IG's transfer

Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) has taken suo motu notice of the transfer.

Islamabad IG transferred without consulting secretary interior, SC told

CJP summoned Establishment Division secretary at 3:30 PM today.

Diamer Bhasha and Mohmand dams fund surges to Rs7.07 bn

By contributing Rs1 million, CJP became the first donor.

CJP takes suo motu of Islamabad IG's transfer

CJP remarked writ of the law will be established.

PM Imran should set example by paying fine to regularize Bani Gala land: CJP

CJP clarified that PM Imran will have to appear in the court if he fails to pay fine on time.

CJP angry over providing facilities to Shahrukh Jatoi in jail

The top judge ordered the jail authorities to shift Jatoi to death cell.

Pakistani channels barred from airing Indian content

CJP suspended verdict of the high court in this regard.

FIA arrests Omni Group chairman's son in money laundering case

CJP resumed hearing of the money-laundering case here in SC's Karachi Registry today.

CJP termed condition of Sindh's hospitals better than KP, claims Shah

FIA is probing 32 people in money-laundering scam.

Neither any agenda nor have plans to step into politics: CJP

Justice Nisar says he is only interested in the construction of dams purely on merit

CJP meets protesters outside SC Karachi registry

The top judge met with the protesters and guaranteed to resolve issues of protesters one by one.

Court rejects bail plea of Faisal Raza Abidi

Abidi's counsel said the case was framed up against his client through a television programme.

CJP directs federal govt to verify claims of media houses

The CJP asks all the media houses and owners, not to deprive the media workers of their jobs

SC reconstitutes bench hearing Sharifs' plea

SC replaced Justice Umar Ata Bandial with Justice Mazhar Alam after the latter recused himself.

Faisal Vawda calls on CJP Mian Saqib Nisar

CJP appreciates the efforts of Federal Minister Vawda regarding water ministry

Make Pakistan darling for a year, asks CJP

Justice Nisar said that there should be a council regarding Diamar Bhasha Dam

Experts deliberate on water resource management on Day 2 of symposium

CJP Saqib Nisar will chair the concluding session of the moot.

SC directs Sindh, Balochistan govts to pay salaries to LHWs

The court was informed that federal, Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa governments have paid salaries

Faisal Raza Abidi sent to Adiala jail on judicial remand

The Federal Investigation Agency produced Abidi before Senior Civil Judge Amir Aziz in Islamabad.

President Arfi Alvi stresses proactive role to address water crisis

Alvi said construction of water reservoirs was the topmost priority of the incumbent government.

Water reserves have decreased to alarming level in Pakistan: CJP Nisar

CJP said humans can live without food, but cannot survive without water.

SC dismisses review petition seeking PM's disqualification

Abbasi challenged the decision which was also penned in favour of the prime minister

SC gives 45 days to remove illegal billboards

CJP Nisar said huge billboards have been installed in the vicinity of cantonment and other areas.

Zainab murder case: Convict Imran Ali to be hanged today

Imran Ali will be hanged in the Central Jail Kot Lakhpat at 5:30am.

ATC hands over Mansha Bomb on transit remand

SP Sadar Muaz Zafar said that the suspected land grabber is involved in as many as 82 cases.

PM Khan to pay fine if residence not regularized: CJP

The top court also directed to revoke the lease of the companies violating their lease obligations.

Legacy of the Human Rights Icon continues - The Two-Day Asma Jahangir Conference concluded

The two day event was attended by the heavyweights and general public in a large numbers.

CJP snubs NAB DG over handcuffing PU's faculty members

What is your progress apart from ridiculing people, remarked CJP.

No step against constitution will be tolerated, clarifies CJP

The top judge said that Pakistan enjoys best democratic system.

Sub-Inspector torture case: CJP Nisar threatens to resign over lawyers' protest

CJP reprimanded the lawyers for chanting slogans in the courtroom.

CJP Nisar takes suo moto notice of putting handcuffs on former PU head

Justice Nisar summoned the director general of National Accountability Bureau's Lahore office.

Delay in justice has become cancer in the society: CJP

The CJP says judicial system needs to be modernized

CJP takes notice of encroachment of properties owned by Hindus in Sindh

Taking notice of the issue, the CJP has fixed the case for hearing on October 18

Action shall ensue against judges over underperformance: CJP

The top judge said people are crying for justice.

Zainab Murder case: CJP takes suo motu notice of delay in convict's hanging

Zainab was found dead in a rubbish dump on January 9 in Kasur

CJP reprimands PTI's lawmakers over shielding land grabber group

CJP resumed hearing of petition against land grabber Mansha Bam in Lahore.

Donations for Dam - PM Imran Khan's bid to crowdfund $14bn

Few would deny Pakistan desperately needs new reservoirs.

SC forms bench to oversee proceedings of missing persons commission

All cases related to enforced disappearances were being sent to the missing persons commission

NRO case: CJP assures Musharraf of Rangers security on his return

CJP has ordered to open former army general’s farm house in Chak Shahzad.

CJP dissatisfied with inquiry into Amal's killing in police encounter

The top judge has ordered to constitute a judicial committee to probe into the case.

SC sends Anwar Majeed, son to jail in fake accounts case

CJP Nisar said his message should be delivered to the Sindh chief minister.

Sharjeel Memon declared co-accused in liquor case

The court while declaring Memon as co-accused adjourned the hearing of the case till October 2

Musharraf announces to donate Rs15 million for dams construction

In 2006, Musharraf had inaugurated work on the construction of Diamir-Bhasha dam

CJP Nisar orders forensic audit of mineral water company in 15 days

The top judge has ordered to check water samples of all the companies.

CJP links construction of Kalabagh dam with national consensus

CJP has clarified not to tolerate water theft at any cost.

Railways losses case: Saad Rafique seeks one-month time to submit reply

What has been written in the report regarding me? Am I alleged of any corruption? asked Saad.

CJP Nisar takes suo motu notice of expensive facilities in private hospitals

CJP summoned the owners of more than ten private hospitals on Sunday.

Won't tolerate water theft at any cost, clarifies CJP Nisar

I was surprised after watching that how water is being wasted, said CJP.

Wapda receives pre-qualification bids for Diamer-Bhasha dam

Wapda said it received bids from five joint ventures of foreign and local firms.

Those opposing dams' construction implementing someone else's agenda: CJP

Chief Justice's remarks came during the hearing of Dadhocha dam case.

Provision of basic rights to trangender community our first priority: CJP Nisar

Court wants resolution to transgender community’s issues, said the top judge.

CJP Saqib Nisar condoles Kulsoom Nawaz's death

The funeral prayers will be offered at Regent's Park in London on Thursday.

Those calling dam funds 'begging' should be ashamed: Chief Justice

The construction of dam is in national interests and we are gathering funds for it, said CJP.

Pak Army donates over Rs1bn to dam fund

General Bajwa handed over the cheque to Chief Justice Saqib Nisar.

Pakistan has deviated from Quaid's vision, says CJP Nisar

CJP said that there is a need to ensure transparency and supremacy of law in the motherland.

US congratulates new President Arif Alvi

Alvi was sworn-in as the 13th president on Sunday.

Will guard dam after retirement: CJP Nisar

Supreme Court (SC) will soon conduct international conference on water, said CJP.

CJP expresses grave concern over issue regarding Ishaq Dar's return

The top judge asked for the requirement to cancel passport of Dar.

CJP hears money laundering case in Supreme Court

The top judge expressed resentment over illness of the accused.

Evidence in Sharjeel Memom liquor case has been destroyed, believes probe committee

The samples of liquor were swapped in the hospital s room, remarked CJP.

Liquor samples were 'tampered with' in hospital room: CJP

As per details garnered, CJP resumed hearing of the case here in Islamabad today.

Investigation officers reject Memon's blood sample, chemical examiner reports

The suspicious packets were delivered in and outside the jail without checking, report revealed.

Sharjeel Memon's blood sample tested negative for alcohol

Three other tests related to alcohol also came negative.

PPP to devise strategy after acquiring Memon's blood report: Nisar Khoro

Khoro regretted absence of NFC award is prime minister Imran Khan’s agenda.

Committee to probe recovery of liquor bottles from Sharjeel Memon's room

CJP responded Karachi’s situation was better than past.

Sharjeel Memon shifted to jail from hospital, CJP orders probe into liquor bottles recovery

Justice Nisar also photographed liquor bottles and warned of consequences to those who broke the law

Torture on local: CJP directs PTI's Imran Shah to submit Rs3 million in dam fund

The CJP allowed the lawmaker to use only a 1800 CC car.

Alcohol bottles recovered from Sharjeel Memon's room as CJP visits Ziauddin Hospital

The top judge went to Ziauddin Hospital and met Sharjeel Memon for three minutes.

Voter registration for overseas Pakistanis begins September 1

Overseas Pakistanis will be given 15 days to register themselves.

What was the need to issue transfer order of Pakpattan DPO at 1am, asks CJP

A three-member bench of the apex court headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar heard the case.

Someone at CM House insisted Gondal apologise to Manika: sources

Gondal was indulged in verbal duel with RPO during the same meeting.

CJP takes suo motu notice of Pakpattan DPO Rizwan Gondal's transfer

The apex court has also summoned inquiry report of the incident.

Orange Line Metro Train service likely to start from July 30, 2019

The court has ordered to inform till 2pm after holding meeting.

NRO case: Zardari denies offshore properties in affidavit to SC

A three-member SC bench will hear the case on Wednesday.

CJP takes suo motu notice of PTI MPA Imran Ali Shah's torture on local

The top judge has sought report of the incident in three days.

FIA to grill Anwar Majeed, son in fake accounts case

The investigation agency Thursday sent notices to the factories of the accused.

'Chaudhry Nisar included intelligence officials in Panama JIT'

The chief justice said he was unaware about the inclusion of intelligence officials in the JIT.

Is there any possibility to bring back Nawaz sons, Ishaq Dar and Haqqani?

This is almost next to impossible task to bring back all of them, who have been declared absconders

Opposition's protest: Case registered for chanting slogans against CJP

The FIR, under the provision of terrorism, was registered at secretariat police station.

CJP expresses resentment over delay in Nandipur corruption case's probe

A three-member bench conducted hearing over the restored 2011 petition of Khawaja Asif.

CJP lambastes ECP over RTS failure

Chief Justice Saqib Nisar said ECP spent millions on the technology yet it failed.

Shaheen flight brings back stranded Pakistanis from China

The flight NL-891 with 214 passengers on-board reached Lahore on Monday.

CJP takes suo moto notice of brutal torture on 10-year-old boy

CJP has issued notice to DPO Shaikhupura to appear in court on August 7

Shaheen flight may leave for China tonight to bring back stranded Pakistanis

According to CAA, faulty parts of the Shaheen Air's plane have arrived and will be fixed.

Dunya Media Group employees donate two-day salary to dams fund

The cheque worth Rs10 million was handed over to Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar.

CJP takes suo motu notice of schools' burning in Gilgit-Baltistan's Diamer district

CJP has summoned report from GB government and interior secretary in 48 hours.

Punjab police to contribute to dams fund

IG Punjab said the police personnel would collectively contribute Rs12.38 million to the fund.

Money of written off loans to be used for dams' construction, says CJP

Banking courts would be asked to decide the cases within six weeks, CJP said.

Justice Siddiqui reference hearing adjourned till Tuesday

CJP says references against Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui will be disposed of in three days.

PP-161: CJP orders to arrest PTI's Nadeem Abbas in firing case

The top judge also directed to include anti-terrorism clauses in the case.

CJP Nisar forwards Punjab companies scam case to NAB

The top judge said that he will force the corrupt leaders to return money of the nation.

Couldn't do much to bring change in every department: CJP

Weakening Pakistan with regards to water shortage is an international conspiracy

SC bars PKLRIC head from travelling abroad

Justice Nisar dismissed a plea by PKLRIC counsel seeking ban on media coverage of court proceedings.

In Pictures: Big wigs cast votes for a better Pakistan

General Elections are being held all across Pakistan.

Justice Tahira Safdar appointed first female CJ of Balochistan High Court

The legal community has hailed the appointment of Safdar.

CJP summons reply from Pakistan Railways on forensic audit report

CJP Mian Saqib heard the suo motu case pertaining to huge losses of railways.

CJP to hear Sheikh Rashid's plea against LHC verdict on NA-60 polls deferral

Chief Justice will conduct hearing over Rashid's petition in Supreme Court Lahore registry.

Fund for Bhasha & Mohmand dams: Rs276.64mn received so far

The Fund has been established by the SBP on the directions of the Supreme Court

CJP seeks IHC CJ's opinion over Justice Siddiqui's statement

The IHC judge had alleged intelligence agency of manipulating the judicial procedures

Efforts underway to malign judiciary: CJP

CJP was addressing ceremony in Lahore.

Justice will be delivered to Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui: CJP

The IHC judge had alleged intelligence agency of manipulating the judicial procedures

CJP Nisar pledges to hold probe into Justice Shaukat's remarks

The top judge said that the judiciary is working independently and free from any pressure.

CJP inaugurates water treatment plant III in Karachi

CJP said that the people of Gilgit are happy on the construction of Diamer-Bhasha Dam.

LHC approves amendment in Civil Code's Rule 74 after 118 years

Hearing of civil cases will be held on daily basis and decisions will be announced within six months

Zardari, Talpur's names removed from ECL

The two had been barred from leaving Pakistan over their alleged involvement in money laundering.

Amir Khan announces Rs1 million in Dams Fund

He urged other celebrities and locals to contribute to Chief Justice of Pakistan Saqib Nisar’s fund

CJP Saqib Nisar joins locals for traditional dance in Gilgit-Baltistan

The locals also apprised the chief justice of their demands.

Five sub-committees to be formed for dams' construction, CJP told

The progress report would be submitted to the Supreme Court of Pakistan in line with its directions.

CJP expresses resentment over insufficient facilities at Polyclinic hospital

CJP also visited the slum areas in Section F-7 and heard the problems of the people living there.

Didn't order to put Zardari, Faryal Talpur's names on ECL: CJP

Uproar was created on what the court has not ordered, Justice Saqib added.

Hamza Ali Abbasi donates Rs300,000 for construction of dams

Abbasi also asked his followers to take part in the cause.

ECP disqualifies PTI candidate over use of COAS, CJP's posters

Nasir Cheema was contesting election from PP-53 constituency.

'Water' a rare sight in Bahawalpur

The poor residents of Toba Sohab, a small town in Bahawalpur, are forced to survive on rainwater.

Armed forces to contribute in dams' construction: ISPR

The apex court has directed authorities concerned to construct the two dams on priority basis.

Those who are donating money for dams' construction should be encouraged: CJP

CJP has summoned finance secretary in personal capacity on Tuesday.

CJP warns Dar of canceling passport for skipping hearings

CJP said that Ishaq Dar is not taking the judicial proceedings seriously.

CJP asks to brief over procedure for fixing petroleum prices

CJP said that increase in the petroleum prices is just a source to earn capital for government.