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November 15, 2021 11:00 PM
♦ Former Chief Justice GB Justice ® Rana Shamim reveals Former Chief Justice of Pakistan Saqib Nisar had ordered the judge of the High Court Amir Farooq that Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz should not come out of jail before the 2018 election; says he first gave instructions to his registrar and then to the judge.
♦ Former Chief Justice Saqib Nisar and Rana Shamim comes face to face; Saqib Nisar says Rana Shamim had asked for an extension as Chief Judge of Gilgit-Baltistan; says what should I answer to the white lie; Gilgit and Kashmir courts are not subordinate to the Supreme Court of Pakistan say Saqib Nisar
♦ Chief Justice of Islamabad High Court took notice of the matter; former Chief Justice Rana Shamim summoned tomorrow on personal capacity; the court also summoned journalist Ansar Abbasi.
♦ Chairman Standing Committee on Information Mian Javed Latif summoned former Chief Justice Saqib Nisar on November 22. All concerned including former Chief Justice Rana Shamim was also summoned to the next meeting of the committee.
♦ Opposition leader Shehbaz Sharif says conspiracy to target Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz has been exposed; says this is another proof of the innocence of Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz
♦ Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Khawaja Asif say who authorized the Chief Justice to interfere in the elections evidence came to light; how did Imran Khan come to power? All constitutional institutions were questioned; PML-N raises the issue of Rana Shamim's revelations in Parliament
♦ PM Khan says PML-N has a history of influencing the courts; says PML-N has always attacked state institutions; says PML-N can do anything to avoid these cases
♦ Joint sitting of Parliament will be held on Wednesday; Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry confirmed the news of 24 News; 24 News had reported two days ago that the joint meeting would be held on Wednesday; Sheikh Rasheed says that eight bills will be presented in the meeting
♦ United opposition has announced to fight government legislation’ Let's see how government passes bill; united opposition has announced to fight the government legislation; steering committee meeting has consulted on EVM and electoral reforms
♦ Government active in selling former PM Nawaz Sharif's property; Board of Revenue posted notices at the Jati Umra residence; Jati Umra property to be auctioned on November 19
♦ Shortage of flour and sugar at utility stores; it has become difficult for the citizens of Karachi to get cheap flour
♦ Lahore lists first in air pollution; Air Quality Index in the city reaches 419
♦ 77 more cases of dengue were reported in Lahore; 1,222 patients in hospitals; 12 more cases were reported in Islamabad; 108 cases reported in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
♦ Series of fire incidents in Karachi. Hundreds of shops were destroyed due to fire in Cooperative Market; fire also broke out at a factory in the site area and a hotel on Shahrah-e-Faisal
♦ Investigation into the murder of Nazim Jokhio in Karachi intensifies; investigation team wrote letters to several countries, including Dubai and Saudi Arabia
♦ Car bomb has exploded outside a hospital in the British city of Liverpool, killing one person and injuring another; police termed the blast as terrorism; the investigation is underway against three arrested persons
♦ Voting for Independent Khalistan Referendum in Birmingham; Despite the cold weather, thousands of people cast their votes; referendum time had to be extended by two hours due to the rush
♦ Taliban holds Military parade in Kabul; modern weapons, armoured vehicles and military helicopters; the Taliban army displayed modern military equipment
♦ Pakistan skipper Babar Azam named captain of ICC Team of the Tournament; paceman Shaheen Afridi, Australian opener David Warner, English wicketkeeper Jose Butler, Sri Lankan batsman Charith Asalanka and Wanindu Hasaranga are also part of the team; there is no Indian player in the team of the tournament
♦ David Warner named Player of the Tournament in the T20 World Cup. David Warner scored 289 runs in the tournament while Babar Azam scored the most 303 runs; social media users criticized the decision of ICC; Rawalpindi Express Shoaib Akhtar termed the decision “unfair”
♦ Big upset in the qualifying round of the football world cup. Serbia defeated Portugal and won a ticket for the Qatar 2022 World Cup. Ronaldo cried when the game turned in at the last minute. Tennis star Novak Djokovic celebrates Serbia's qualification; Qatar, Germany, Brazil, Denmark, France, Belgium, Croatia, Serbia and Spain will play in the World Cup
♦ "Eternals" ruled the American box office; the film grossed another $27.5 million