Tag: Parliamentary

Incomplete parliamentary body may hinder LHC CJ’s appointment

ISLAMABAD: Differences within the ruling coalition on nomination of members for the parliamentary committee for judges' appointment may hinder the nod for the appointment of the new chief justice of the Lahore High Court (LHC).
Although the Judicial Commission of Pakistan on Saturday finalised the name of Justice Ijaz Ahmad Chaudhry to replace the outgoing LHC CJ, his nomination needs a nod by the parliamentary committee. But the indifference of the prime minister to nominate

Judges’ appointment – PML-N and PML-Q agree on names for parliamentary...

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Muslim League-N and the Pakistan Muslim League-Q on Thursday reached a consensus over nominations for parliamentary committee for the appointment of judges to superior courts.
In Senate, Leader of Opposition Wasim Sajjad replaced his name with PML-N's Senator Ishaq Dar, while Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain will still be the nominee of his party. In National Assembly, Opposition Leader Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan nominated Sardar Mehtab Abbasi from the PML-N and

PML-Q parliamentary party to meet tomorrow

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) has summoned its joint parliamentary party meeting on Thursday at Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain's residence to discuss prevalent political situation in the country.
Sources told Pakistan Today on Tuesday that party's top brass particularly the Chaudhry brothers would take the party lawmakers into confidence over the PPP and PML-Q parleys as well as the party's stance on a PML unification move.
They said a number of party MNAs