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Khawar Maneka attack case: ATC dismisses PTI lawyer’s pre-arrest bail petition

Khawar Maneka attack case: ATC dismisses PTI lawyer’s pre-arrest bail petition

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Khawar Maneka attack case: ATC dismisses PTI lawyer's pre-arrest bail petition

Islamabad’s anti-terrorism court (ATC) has dismissed the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) lawyer’s pre-arrest bail petition in Khawar Maneka attack case.

Islamabad ATC’s judge Tahir Abbas Sipra heard the filed petition for pre-arrest bail in Khawar Maneka attack case.

The court has dismissed the PTI lawyer Fatehullah Barki’s bail plea meanwhile, the court has extended the bail of other PTI lawyers.

Riasat Hussain Azad advocate, Masroof advocate and other lawyers representing the petitioners appeared before the court.

Read more: Terrorism case registered against suspects after attack on Khawar Maneka

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While, Usman Riaz Gul and others accused in the case also appeared before the court.

It is pertinent to note that PTI lawyers including Usman Riaz Gul, Fatehullah Barki and Zahid Bashir Dar have filed bail petitions in the Khawar Maneka attack case.

Mirza Asim Baig, Ansar Mehmood Kiyani and Saeed Khan were also included in the accused in the case.

It is worth noting that PTI lawyers assaulted Khawar Maneka in the court premises when he appeared for nikkah during iddat case hearing.

Also read: PTI lawyers attack Khawar Manika after Imran Khan’s plea hearing

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Bushra Bibi challenges her likely detention in undisclosed cases

Bushra Bibi challenges her likely detention in undisclosed cases

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Bushra Bibi challenges her likely detention in undisclosed cases

 PTI founder’s wife Bushra Bibi challenged her likely detention in the undisclosed cases in the Lahore High Court (LHC).

Justice Tariq Saleem Shaikh will hear the petition on Tuesday.

More to read: ‘Being treated like a terrorist in jail’, claims Imran Khan

The petitioner’s lawyer said that the details of the cases registered against Bushra Bibi are not being provided. Moreover, the inquiries against Bushra Bibi in anti-corruption, NAB and FIA-related cases are also not being provided, the application said.

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The court should order all the agencies to provide the details of the cases. Moreover, the court should also order to stop Bushra Bibi from being arrested in any hidden case. 

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Cabinet meeting with PTI ban on agenda postponed

Cabinet meeting with PTI ban on agenda postponed

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Cabinet meeting with PTI ban on agenda postponed

A meeting of the federal cabinet to give approval for ban on Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) was postponed on Monday, sources said. 

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif was scheduled to chair the meeting on Tuesday, July 23, when the cabinet members were likely to nod the ban on the political party.

The cabinet was also expected to give approval for pursuing cases under Article 6 of the Constitution against former President Arif Alvi, PTI founder Imran Khan, and Deputy Speaker Qasim Suri.

On July 15, Information Minister Atta Tarar said that the ruling coalition had decided to move for a ban on the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI).

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Addressing a press conference, he said the federal government will file a case to ban the PTI. The government would keep the current situation in mind before taking a step in this regard, he added.

“The PTI and the country cannot go together,” he categorically stated.

He claimed that the government was trying to stabilise the country politically and economically, while efforts were being made to thwart its efforts.

Tarar also announced that the PML-N led government has decided to file a review appeal against the decision of the Supreme Court granting reserved seats to the PTI.

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Dar discusses mutual ties with Omani counterpart

Dar discusses mutual ties with Omani counterpart

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Dar discusses mutual ties with Omani counterpart

 Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Ishaq Dar and Oman Foreign Minister Syed Badr bin Hamd bin Hamood Al Busaidi have discussed bilateral ties on telephone.

According to Foreign Office, both the leaders condemned the recent terrorist attack on a mosque in Wadi Kabir, Mascat.

Dar reiterated Oman’s full support in combatting terrorism.

The deputy PM lauded Oman’s care for dead and injured Pakistani citizens in the Omani hospitals.

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Both the leaders deliberated on bilateral relationship ranging from political, economic and defence cooperation to public ties.

The two leaders have agreed to exchange delegations between the two countries.

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