Tassaduq Hussain Jillani | Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)

Paksitan Press Foundtion

SC takes up case for implementation of its directives on minority rights today

Pakistan Press Foundation

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court will take up on Tuesday a case related to implementation of directives outlined by it through its June 19 verdict on minority rights. Headed by Chief Justice Nasir-ul-Mulk, the three-judge bench includes Justice Gulzar Ahmad and Justice Mushir Alam. Attorney General Salman Aslam Butt will appear on court notice to explain […]

Human Rights , , , , ,

No anchor or TV show can sabotage pledge rule of law : CJ

Pakistan Press Foundation

QUETTA: The Chief Justice of Pakistan, Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani, has said that no one can sabotage their pledge for democracy and supremacy of the law through any anchorperson or TV programme. He noted that they were keeping the pledge for the independence of the judiciary, supremacy of the law and democracy, and would always […]

Media Ethics , , ,

SC likely to take up TV programme case tomorrow

Pakistan Press Foundation

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of the Supreme Court Tassaduq Hussain Jillani on Saturday constituted a three-member bench to hear the matter of an allegedly contemptuous programme aired by ARY News. The bench, consisting of Justice Ejaz Afzal, Justice Ejaz Ahmed Chaudhry and Justice Musheer Alam, is expected to take up the matter on Monday. Justice Jawwad […]

Media Ethics , , , , , ,

CJ hints at guidelines for protecting minorities

Pakistan Press Foundation

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani on Tuesday hinted at framing guidelines for law-enforcement agencies for protection of minorities’ rights. “We believe that the Constitution has set goals, pledges and commitments that the nation has vowed to live by and to achieve these dreams we may develop guidelines for the protection of rights of minorities,” […]

Human Rights , , , , ,

Minorities’ rights: Top court takes notice of threats to Kalash

Pakistan Press Foundation

ISLAMABAD: A three-judge bench of the apex court headed by Chief Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani on Thursday took suo motu notice of news reports that the Taliban have warned members of the indigenous Kalash community to convert to Islam or face death. The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa government revealed before the Supreme Court that the nearly 3,500 inhabitants […]

Human Rights , , , , , ,

Private TV channels submit replies on footage issue

Pakistan Press Foundation

ISLAMABAD: Private TV channels who were deprived of covering the proceedings of the Supreme Court’s full court reference have submitted their replies with the additional registrar of the apex court on the issue. On Tuesday, the Supreme Court reporters from different private TV channels submitted their replies before Additional Registrar Muhammad Ali who was appointed […]

Media Ethics , , , , ,

SC to probe exclusive footage of Full Court reference

Pakistan Press Foundation

ISLAMABAD: Soon after taking oath of office, Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Tassaduq Hussain Jillani on Thursday ordered an inquiry into the exclusive footage of the proceedings of the Full Court reference held in the honour of former CJP Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry on the eve of his retirement and directed the apex court’s additional registrar […]

Front Page, Media Ethics , , , , , ,