SC has suspended all high court orders for release of prisoner on bail due to fear of coronavirus spread.
Details sought about training, PPE's given to medical staff, steps taken to ensure availability of ventilators and meds.
Case challenging IHC's suo motu powers to be heard today.
Restrains high courts, provincial govts from releasing prisoners in the wake of Covid-19
The virus outbreak is also endangering the lives of inmates, reads statement.
Appellant questions whether Islamabad High Court has jurisdiction to exercise suo motu powers.
Waives limitation period for filing applications, petitions, appeals and reviews.
“It is an activity merely to linger on the proceedings," says Justice Gulzar.
No case to be dismissed for non-prosecution if lawyer cannot appear before apex court to plead the case.
Human Rights organisations say rapid action is required to ensure inmates and staff in jails remain safe.
Rights activists say funds received for construction of dams should be used on coronavirus curtailment.
Hamza is facing a corruption reference for allegedly misusing a grant of Rs360m released by the Punjab govt in 2015.
It ill behoves a judge of superior judiciary to create such a controversy, says SCBA chief.
Three-judge SC bench restores Arshad Malik as PIA chief.
Shahid Khaqan Abbasi demands immediate resignation of NAB chairman
The NJPMC meeting will be held at the Supreme Court building at 4pm on Thursday.
UC secretary’s appeal against SHC order of denying him bail rejected.
The petitioners pleaded before SC that the products manufactured and marketed by them cannot be equated with Gutka.
Justice Manzoor says state has to ensure no death-row convict should suffer from any physical or mental health issue.
The bench has taken up over 70 appeals moved by the defence ministry against the PHC judgement.