President Mamnoon Hussain administered the oath to Justice Tassaduq, the senior most judge of the apex court.
A roadside remote-controlled bomb planted on a motorbike went off near a Rangers' mobile, wounding seven of them.
The AG, VC PBC, president SCBA and the CJ-designate paid rich tributes to the outgoing CJ at the full court reference.
SHC was moved against election tribunal's decision to conduct voter's thumb verification process in NA-215 and PS-29.
A robbery case suspect detained in Gulstan-i-Jauhar police station died under mysterious circumstances on Tuesday.
The apex court also ordered for the production of missing persons in front of the Director General of CID.
The resolution called drone strikes a violation of "the UN charter, international laws and humanitarian norms."
The chief justice directed the PM, the CM and Governor KP to ensure the missing persons are produced in one week.
The SC ordered PM Nawaz, KP Governor Engineer Shaukatullah and CM Khattak to recover missing persons within a week.
The top court said that Ogra must assess the prices of petroleum keeping in view the international market.
The ruling was issued on a petition filed by Tariq Asad regarding 11 Adiyala prisoners who had gone missing in 2010.
The Lahore police, along with the university administration, raided Hostels No 15 and 18 and arrested 15 persons.
The signatories include five Nobel prize winners as well as British-Pakistani author Hanif Kureishi.
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The Senator said despite being in power for six months, the PTI had failed to take steps for holding LG elections in KP.
He said the cases underway against former president Zardari were a means of exacting retribution against the PPP leader.
Naek informed the court that Zardari faced security threats due to which he could not appear in the court.
Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry said, “There is no law that allows enforced disappearances in the country.”
The report claims that the Obama administration used "cherry-picked" intelligence to argue for military action in Syria