• Dawn

    SHC Calls Two Secretaries For Assistance In Consumer Courts, Council Case

    KARACHI: The Sindh High Court on Wednesday asked the secretaries of the finance and agricultural and livestock departments to appear on Aug 27 in a petition about consumer courts and council. A non-governmental organisation through an official had petitioned the SHC in 2016 against non-implementation of the Sindh Consumer Protection Act, 2014 and on a […]

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  • Dawn

    NAB To Be Stripped Of Powers To Probe Private Citizens: Minister

    ISLAMABAD: The government has decided to strip the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) of powers to investigate the affairs of persons other than holders of public offices by amending the National Accountability Ordi­nance (NAO), commonly known as the NAB law. Speaking at a press conference on Wednesday, the federal Minister for Law and Justice, Dr Farogh […]

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  • ARY News

    NAB Approves 10 Inquiries Against Various Entities, Individuals

    ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau on Wednesday approved 10 inquires against various entities and individuals, Radio Pakistan reported.   The Executive Board Meeting of the anti-graft body was held in Islamabad today with retired Justice Javed Iqbal in the chair. The board also authorized two investigations as well as transferring other cases to concerned departments […]

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  • Dawn

    Cabinet Mulls Steps To Rein In NAB Over Complaints By Businessmen

    ISLAMABAD: The federal cabinet has decided to make some procedural changes in the working of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to provide “fearless” environment for business activities and investment for the revival of crippling economy. “In the light of complaints of business community against NAB, the federal cabinet discussed how the practice of arm-twisting and […]

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  • Tribune

    SC Accepts Factory Owners’ Pleas Against SESSI

    KARACHI:  The Supreme Court accepted on Tuesday the plea filed by factory owners regarding the mandatory contribution to the Sindh Employees Social Security Institution (SESSI). A two-member bench comprising Justice Faisal Arab and Justice Sajjad Ali Shah was hearing the plea at Supreme Court Karachi registry. Counsel for factory owners, Zaheeruddin Minhas argued that the […]

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  • Business Recorder

    100 Percent Recovery Of Agriculture Loans: Minister Distributes Certificates Among Officers

    Punjab Minister for Cooperative Mahar Muhammad Aslam Bharwana has said that new reforms were being introduced in cooperative system in order to further accelerate the pace of economic development. He stated this while distributing the commendation certificates among the officers of the Cooperative Department Faisalabad division showing excellent performance in 100% recovery of Agriculture loans […]

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  • The News

    Govt Reviewing NAB Laws For Bureaucrats, Businessmen

    ISLAMABAD: The federal cabinet on Tuesday decided in principle to review those NAB laws or procedures which scared businessmen and deterred bureaucrats to sign files and take independent decisions. The cabinet met here with Prime Minister Imran Khan in the chair. Speaking to reporters after the cabinet meeting, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) […]

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  • Dawn

    Seven Cops Booked For Embezzlement

    LODHRAN: Seven police officials were booked for alleged embezzlement and ‘faulty’ investigation of cases here on Tuesday. According to police, a station house officer, three sub-inspectors and as many assistant sub-inspectors were found guilty of embezzlement, negligence and faulty investigation at Lodhran police station. A case has been registered against them. SI Amir Nadeem was […]

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  • Dawn

    Tax Notices Issued To Private Schools, Tuition Centres

    ISLAMABAD: Regional tax offices have widened the scope of issuing tax notices to the owners of private schools and tuition centres over their failure to come into the tax roll and pay their due taxes despite having booming business in big cities. The notices have been issued to unregistered private schools and tuition centres by […]

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  • Dawn

    Four MC Workers Booked For ‘Not Cooperating’ In Fraud Probe

    DERA GHAZI KHAN: Circle officer of the anti-corruption police station has registered a case against four officers of the Dera Ghazi Khan Municipal Corporation (MC) for not providing relevant record regarding their alleged embezzlement in the MC. The case was registered on the orders of Anti-Corruption Establishment (ACE) Regional Director Agha Ali Abbas against former […]

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