November 15, 2023

UK Parliamentarians To Vote on Gaza Ceasefire Today

LONDON: Members of the UK House of Commons are likely to vote on Wednesday on an amendment brought by the Scottish National Party on an immediate […]
November 3, 2023

Schools Warned Against Smog Laxity

The District Education Authority warned on Thursday that legal action would be taken against the heads and administrators of schools ignoring the anti-smog standard operating procedures […]
June 13, 2023

First woman set to lead judiciary in 755 years of England and Wales

Lady Chief Justice? The judiciary of England and Wales is to be headed by a woman for the first time in 755 years. Dame Victoria Sharp, […]
May 18, 2023

Time for Stocktaking

PAKISTAN’S per capita carbon emissions have been declining, mainly due to the country’s rapidly increasing population and decreasing economic growth rate. The population has exceeded 246 […]
May 16, 2023

Leveraging COP28

AS we gear up for the 28th Conference of Parties (COP) in December 2023, it is important to remember that laggard momentum is no longer an […]
April 3, 2023

How AI ‘revolution’ is shaking up journalism

PARIS: Journalists had fun last year asking the shiny new AI chatbot ChatGPT to write their columns, most concluding that the bot was not good enough […]

Case Reports

July 6, 2024

Qudrat Ullah v. Additional District Judge, Renala Khurd District Okara, etc. (Regarding whether “maintenance of child includes educational expenses?”)

Case Title: Qudrat Ullah v. Additional District Judge, Renala Khurd District Okara, etc. Case Citation: 2024 SCP 55 Court: The Supreme Court of Pakistan Parties: Qudrat […]
September 27, 2019

Human Rights Case No. 17599 of 2018 (Regarding high population growth rate in Pakistan)

Court: The Supreme Court of Pakistan (Original Jurisdiction) Date of hearing: 03.01.2019 Judges Present: Mr. Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, Honourable CJP,  Mr. Justice Faisal Arab and […]
January 28, 2019

Constitution Petition 134/2012 (Requiem for private legal education in Pakistan)

Date of hearing: 20.08.2018 & 24.8.2018 at Lahore and 28.8.2018 at Islamabad. Court: Supreme Court of Pakistan Judges Present: Mr. Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, HCJ; Mr. […]
February 27, 2024

Labour Crisis: How Artificial Intelligence Revolutionising the Entertainment Industry

Artificial intelligence(AI) has taken center stage in a rapid era of change, ushering in a wave of  transformative technological possibilities. It is a field of computer […]
July 20, 2023

Key Issues in the Criminal Justice Sector of Pakistan

A well-built criminal justice sector is essential for the prevalence of the rule of law in any state. It is a method to grant social and […]
March 9, 2023

Dissolution of Marriage: Court Involvement and Jurisprudential Reforms

Abstract Islamic jurisprudence is a vast subject and the Hanafi school of thought has always dominated the legal realm in South Asia. From the Mughal period […]
February 27, 2024

Courting The Climate Crisis in Pakistan

The global community has witnessed a surge in climate change litigation since 2015, underscoring the pivotal role that robust judiciaries play in advancing climate action. In […]
November 21, 2023

Understanding the Interest-Free System

Introduction  It has been years that different terms and policies have been applied to overcome Riba (interest) to make Pakistan an interest-free bank according to Islamic […]
November 14, 2023

Advanced Emerging Technologies: A Crime Catalyst Or A Crime Deterrent?

Introduction  The emerging era of advanced technology has not only changed the societal structure but has also aided the criminal justice system significantly. Crime fighters use […]