Constitutional Matters Precedents

Judges’ Case 2010

Text of Supreme Court Order on judges’ appointments:  Today two notifications, one relating to the appointment of Mr. Justice Khawaja Muhammad Sharif, Chief Justice of the Lahore High Court as a Judge of the Supreme Court and the other with regard to the appointment of Mr. Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, Senior Puisne Judge of the […]

Constitutional Matters Precedents

Short Order of Supreme Court of Pakistan on NRO?

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF PAKISTAN (Original Jurisdiction) Present Mr. Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry, CJ. Mr. Justice Javed Iqbal Mr. Justice Sardar Muhammad Raza Khan Mr. Justice Khalil-ur-Rehman Ramday Mr. Justice Mian Shakirullah Jan Mr. Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani Mr. Justice Nasir-ul-Mulk Mr. Justice Raja Fayyaz Ahmed Mr. Justice Ch. Ijaz Ahmed Mr. Justice Muhammad […]

Precedents Taxation

2006 P T D (Trib.) 2291 – Goodwill Assessed

 2006 P T D (Trib.) 2291  [Income-tax Appellate Tribunal Pakistan] Before Khawaja Farooq Saeed, Chairperson and Shaheen Iqbal, Accountant Member I.T.A. No.1640/KB of 2004, decided on 24th March, 2006. (a) Income Tax Ordinance (XXXI of 1979)— —-S. 27—Capital gain—Goodwill—Assessee was engaged in manufacturing and distribution of’ non-pharmaceutical skin and beauty-care product under the exclusive agency […]

Pages From Pakistan Statutes

Freedom of Information Ordinance 2002

October 27, 2002 The President promulgated an Ordinance called “Freedom of Information Ordinance 2002.” This Ordinance has been enacted to ensure transparency by providing access to information. Following is the text of the Ordinance: ORDINANCE NO. XCVI OF 2002 AN ORDINANCE: to provide for transparency and freedom of information; WHEREAS it is expedient to provide […]

Pages From Pakistan

Constitution of Pakistan (A Summary)

The Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan (Urdu: ???? ??????? ) is the supreme law of Pakistan. It is also known as the Constitution of 1973, and is the successor to two earlier documents, the Constitution of 1956 and the Constitution of 1962. Pakistan’s constitution provides for a semi-presidential system of government with the […]