Posts tagged as: Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui

Pervez Musharraf offers arrest after court order

Former President Pervez Musharraf was arrested early Fridaya day after a court ordered his arrest for imposing emergency rule in 2007.   Musharraf appeared before a court of a local magistrate in Islamabad and formally offered his arrest, his defence lawyer, Qamar Afzal, said.   The judicial magistrate Abbas Shah granted a two-day transit remand […]

President Asif Ali Zardari inks presidential reference in judges appointment case

President Asif Ali Zardari has inked a presidential reference seeking guideline from the Supreme Court over the procedure of the appointment of the judges.   According to Law Minister Farooq H. Naek, the president asked for the advice from the apex court under the Article 186 of the constitution. The reference would be filed tomorrow […]

Scientists warn against melting glaciers in Kashmir

Scientists warn against melting glaciers in Kashmir The glaciers in occupied Kashmir are melting by more than half a meter every year, but its long-term impact remains unknown in the absence of water data from downstream rivers, European scientists have warned. Norwegian scientist Andreas Kaab at the University of Oslo in a media interview said: […]

The burden of Siachen – Part 2

Troop withdrawal, a necessary step Though easier said than done, it may be more practical for both nations to slowly start pulling their troops away from Siachen in order to save their soldiers from further misery. When the Gayari depot was built back I 1984, it was due to the fact that many experts claimed […]

Siachen and the burden it is – Part 1

Siachen, a mysteriously beautiful piece of a white sheet of ice has been yet another bone of contention between two states for whom, the smallest of the crisis always has serious and sometimes, bizarre repercussions. The politics between the two countries is a series of bizarre tactics in which both sides strive to surpass each […]

Islamabad High Court orders arrest of DG CDA over contempt charges

Islamabad High Court (IHC) has ordered to arrest Director General Planning of Capital Development Authority (CDA) Ghulam Sarwar Sindhu over contempt of court charges. Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui of the IHC issued these orders while hearing the case against former chairman of the prime minister’s task force on CDA Faisal Sakhi Butt. During the course […]


Photo Gallery

Unique Auction UAE
Log in