Tag Archives: Right

‘No right to information still’

The right to information was made part of constitution through the 18th Amendment but till now the ordinance has not been fully implemented and accessing information is still difficult. This was observed

Trains still not on the right track

While the intense summer sun blazed down on railway stations across the country, hundreds of passengers sat on platforms waiting for several unending hours for their respective trains to arrive. The failure

Costa Rica right back in Copa America

A fiery encounter saw special guests Costa Rica get back into contention on Thursday for a place in the Copa America quarter-finals with a 2-0 victory over nine-man Bolivia. Bolivia’s ability to

SC has right to take suo motu notice: counsel

ISLAMABAD – The Supreme Court was told on Tuesday that it had the jurisdiction and power to review the decisions of the Parliamentary Committee under the Article 184 of the constitution.
A four-member special bench comprising Justice Mahmood Akhtar Shahid Siddiqui, Justice Jawwad S Khawaja, Justice Tariq Parvez and Justice Khilji Arif Hussain was hearing the government’s review petition against the apex court’s March 4 decision, which set aside the committee’s decision to reject

Father has no right to illegimate child: LHC

LAHORE – The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Friday gave the custody of a Canadian child born out of wedlock to his unmarried Indian-origin Canadian national mother Roshni Desai and held that the mother should move a Canadian court for getting compensation, if any, from the Canadian national father of Pakistani origin who unlawfully brought the child to Pakistan.
The court also returned the passport of the mother so that she might travel back to Canada with her three and a half year

MQM’s rally a right step for national politics: Badr

LAHORE – Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Secretary General Senator Jahangir Badr on Saturday said that PPP Co-chairman President Asif Ali Zardari would make a final decision on whether or not the PPP would attend the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM)’s meeting today (Sunday).
On Saturday, an MQM team led by Farooq Sattar met Jehangir Badr at his residence and invited the PPP to attend MQM’s Istehkam-e-Pakistan rally today. Badr welcomed the call but made it clear that a final decision

India peaking at right time: Dhoni

MUMBAI – Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni warned rivals Sri Lanka to expect a tough contest in Saturday’s World Cup final, saying his team had yet to play its best cricket. “There is plenty more to come from us,” Dhoni said ahead of the all-Asian clash at the Wankhede stadium.
“We gained momentum as the tournament went on and we are now peaking at the right time.” Dhoni said India’s intensity had picked up in the knock-out rounds, which helped to defeat defending champions