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CJ says SC will create gender-based violence courts

Pakistan's top judge has vowed to set up more than 100 gender-based violence courts in the patriarchal country regularly ranked as among the most dangerous in the world for women. Chief Justice Asif Saeed Khosa said the Supreme Court is…

SC wraps up Memogate case

The Supreme Court today wrapped up a prolonged suo motu case related to the all known Memogate scandal that unearthed in 2011 in which the former ambassador to US Hussain Haqqani was accused.

Daughters of Asia Bibi in Canada: source

The daughters of Pakistani Christian woman Asia Bibi, whose blasphemy case spotlighted religious extremism in her country, are now in Canada, a source close to the case said Wednesday.

CJP suspends Khizar Hayat’s execution

Lahore: Chief Justice of Pakistan Saqib Nisar suspended the execution of 60-year-old schizophrenic prisoner Khizar Hayat till further orders. The matter has been fixed for hearing on January 14. The suspension came in the wake of a…