Explains that suo motu notices are taken purely on bench's discretion and not on someone else's wishes.
Claims vindication after Rebecca Grant says his anti-US policies were partially responsible for him being voted out.
During a hearing earlier this week, Justice Akhtar had likened defection to devastation wrought by cancer on human body.
Justice Ameer Bhatti says governor has no justification to delay new CM-elect's oath.
Chief justice remarks that the basic purpose of Article 63-A is to ensure loyalty to the party.
Hearing adjourned after PPP's lawyer Farooq H Naek concludes his arguments.
Justice Bandial makes the observation during hearing of presidential reference seeking its interpretation of Article 63-A.
Court to take a decision itself after PML-Q and PML-N fail to reach an agreement.
Party leader Fawad Chaudhry says the Supreme Court should form an independent commission to probe the matter.
Former prime minister Imran Khan takes decision during party meeting at Parliament House today.
Announces instant relief measures, including upping of minimum wage to Rs25,000; Sanjrani administers oath in president's absence.
Decision taken after the court's instructions for Hamza and Elahi to mutually decide date for CM election did not bear fruit.
A restraining order may be sought to stop dissidents from taking part in vote.
"I will relinquish as the governor after Shehbaz Sharif becomes the prime minister," Shah Farman says.
The unprecedented crisis Khan created came to encompass all the country’s institutions.
"There is no truth in the fake story whatsoever and clearly seems part of an organised disinformation campaign," ISPR says.
How has Imran Khan, the face of promised tabdeeli, changed the game?
Though inexperience ultimately became its undoing, the PTI did also record some commendable achievements.
Ultimately, it is the people of Pakistan who are the enforcers of the Constitution.
All this throwing the toys out of the pram will reflect poorly on Imran Khan and some of his top aides.
History has not been kind to those who violated the Constitution in the past.
Castigates premier for causing delay in voting on the no-confidence motion against him.
It was a tiring and nerve-wracking day as the government tested the patience of opposition members.
Immigration staff at all international airports placed on high alert.
Deputy State Department Spokesperson Jalina Porter says Washington supports Pakistan’s constitutional process.
Imran Khan is the first prime minister who has been removed through a no-confidence motion.
The result received a mixed response, ranging from the ecstatic to the disappointed and from the angry to the hilariously funny.
A pre-emptive measure to restrain PM, the petition was filed but never fixed for hearing as govt denied having any such plans.
The Speaker adjourned the session four times during the day amid the opposition's protest.
The petition has not yet been technically filed as the court's working hours had lapsed by the time it was received by officials.