Former Maldives president injured in blast outside home

Former Maldives president injured in blast outside home

Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih and former president Mohamed Nasheed arrive at an election campaign rally ahead of their parliamentary election on Saturday, in Male, Maldives April 4, 2019. — Reuters/FileFormer Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed injured in a blast outside his family home.He was the country’s first democratically elected president after winning the first multi-party…

Session courts can now hear rape cases

Session courts can now hear rape cases

A judge holding a gavel. — File photo President Alvi approves appointment of 13 judges in LHCHe also approves hiring two additional judges in BHC.President relaxes prisoners’ sentences on occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.President Arif Alvi on Thursday promulgated an ordinance that has given the authority to session courts to hear rape cases.The president has permitted session courts…