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28 July, 2017 9:23 AM Panama case: Sharif steps down after SC disqualifies him

Islamabad, Jul 28 (PTI) Nawaz Sharif today resigned as Pakistan Prime Minister after the Supreme Court disqualified him from holding public office and ruled that graft cases be filed against the beleaguered leader and his children over the Panama Papers scandal. It is the third time the 67-year-old veteran politicians term as premier has been cut short 18

28 July, 2017 9:02 AM The SC Order On Sec 498A Addresses The Demands Of 'Men's Rights' Activists

According to reports, no coercive action would be taken against the accused, or arrests would be made, till the veracity of the allegations made by the victim are confirmed. These exceptions would apply to only such cases where there's no visible sign of injury suffered by the complainant. To this end, the court has defined specific guidelines for the police 24

28 July, 2017 8:02 AM Abuse of anti-dowry law: Supreme Court says no arrest till charges verified

The Supreme Court has voiced concern over "abuse" of the anti-dowry law and has directed that no arrest should "normally be effected" without verifying allegations as violation of human rights of innocents cannot be brushed aside. The Supreme Court has voiced concern over “abuse” of the anti-dowry law and has directed that no arrest should “normally 17

28 July, 2017 7:02 AM Panama Papers verdict: Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif disqualified, can't hold office, says Supreme Court

Trial against Nawaz Sharif in Panama Papers case began in January this year in the Supreme Court of Pakistan. The matter was heard over 50 sittings of the Supreme Court. The Supreme Court of Pakistan today disqualified Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif as a member of the National Assembly in Panama Papers leak case. He has been found guilty of corruption 15

28 July, 2017 3:27 AM BCCI not keen on ending monopoly, nepotism: Lodha

A day after Justice (retired) RM Lodha expressed shock over the BCCI's SGM expressing reservations over five major reforms, the former Chief Justice of Supreme Court made more scathing remarks on the cricket board officials on Thursday (July 28). He said reforms like cooling-off period between two terms, age cap and nine-year tenure are supposed to end monopoly 18

27 July, 2017 6:49 PM CPI(M) vows to stand by Devarapalli Dalit families

Raghavulu to join agitation tomorrow The CPI(M), along with like-minded opposition parties and Dalit organisations, will step up the agitation in support of the displaced Dalits of Devarapalli, party’s Prakasam district secretary P. Anjaneyulu has said. CPI(M) Polit Bureau member B.V. Raghavulu would join the agitation seeking justice for the Dalits 15

27 July, 2017 3:33 PM Nitish Kumar is CM again; murmurs of dissent in JD(U)

PATNA: Backed by the BJP, Nitish Kumar on Thursday returned as the Bihar chief minister for the sixth time barely a day after his dramatic resignation that dented opposition's unity which could have a bearing on the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. But the JD(U)'s return to the NDA fold after four years by walking out of the Grand Alliance less than two years after 20

27 July, 2017 3:26 PM Pakistani council orders 'revenge rape' of 16-year-old girl

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani police have arrested 25 members of an informal village council accused of ordering the rape of a 16-year-old girl as revenge for her brother's alleged sexual assault of another girl. The Supreme Court also requested a report on the case, which echoed a notorious case from 2002 in which another teenager was gang-raped on a local council's 17

27 July, 2017 12:50 PM Virender Sehwag, PT Usha named in 12-member Khel Ratna, Arjuna Award committee

New Delhi: Former India opener Virender Sehwag and celebrated athlete P T Usha have been named in a 12-member Committee which has been handed the job to pick this year's Khel Ratna and Arjuna awardees. The Committee, to be headed by Justice (retd) C K Thakkar, will meet on August 3 to select this year's awardees. The Committee has Mukund Killekar (boxing) 21

27 July, 2017 12:25 PM Panama Papers: Pakistan Supreme Court Verdict On Nawaz Sharif Tomorrow

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's family was named in the Panama Papers, which comprised 11.5 million documents, showing how some of the world's most powerful people secreted away their money in offshore holdings. Islamabad: The Pakistan Supreme Court will announce the Panama Papers verdict involving Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family on Friday 31