• The News

    FBR Asked To Resolve Textile Issues

    ISLAMABAD: National Assembly Standing Committee on Commerce and Textiles on Tuesday stressed the need for evolving a comprehensive strategy to increase the country’s external trade. The committee also sought a report from the Federal Board of Revenue to resolve the issues of textile industry to promote growth and productivity of the industry. Secretary Commerce and […]

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  • Dawn

    IHC Issues Contempt Notice To Pemra Chairman

    ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday issued a contempt of court notice to Pakistan Electronic Media Regu­latory Authority (Pemra) chairman Saleem Baig for using the court’s name to issue strict guidelines to media houses and anchorpersons. Pemra recently issued a notice to private TV channels, restricting appearance of anchorpersons on different television channels as analysts. […]

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  • Tribune

    SHC Orders Strict Action Against Illegal Allotment Of State Land In Sindh

    KARACHI:  The Sindh High Court (SHC) directed the Sindh chief minister and the chief secretary on Tuesday to take strict action against people involved in illegal allotment of land in the province. A two-member bench headed by SHC Chief Justice Ahmed Ali Shaikh and comprising Justice Omar Sial heard the case pertaining to the illegal […]

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  • Business Recorder

    Four Co-Accused Get Bail In Funds Embezzlement Case

    The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Monday approved the bail of four co-accused in embezzlement of public funds worth Rs 5.75 billion in Information Department of Sindh. A division bench of the SHC reserved the judgment on bail plea of Zaulfiqar Shalwani, Yousaf Kaboro, Altaf Memon and Sarang Latif Chandio, who are co-accused in the […]

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  • Dawn

    Five Striking Medics Terminated In Punjab

    LAHORE: The Punjab government has intensified action against striking medics and terminated services of five medical officers (MOs) on account of misconduct besides issuing show-cause notice to three others for being involved in disruption of services to patients in state-run teaching institutions of the province. The government has also initiated action under the Punjab Employees […]

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  • Dawn

    Revenue Officials On Strike Over Embezzled Amount Issue

    KASUR: Revenue officials of Kasur tehsil observed a strike on Monday, locked the rooms of the tehsil office and held a sit-in against the decision of the district administration to declare an embezzled amount worth Rs25.6 million as land revenue. They said the deputy commissioner (DC) got issued a fake letter that patwaris had defaulted […]

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  • Dawn

    Revenue Officials On Strike Over Embezzled Amount Issue

    KASUR: Revenue officials of Kasur tehsil observed a strike on Monday, locked the rooms of the tehsil office and held a sit-in against the decision of the district administration to declare an embezzled amount worth Rs25.6 million as land revenue. They said the deputy commissioner (DC) got issued a fake letter that patwaris had defaulted […]

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  • The News

    NAB Seeks Detail Of Illegal Private Varsities

    LAHORE:National Accountability Bureau Lahore on Monday while taking notice of alleged un-approved and illegal private universities called a briefing from Higher Education Commission (HEC) Islamabad, Punjab Higher Education Commission (PHEC) and Punjab Higher Education Department (PHED) officials. Additional Secretary HED Tariq Hameed Bhatti, DG Accreditation HEC Tahir Abbas Zaidi, Director PHED Dr Shahbaz Shamsi and […]

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  • Dawn

    121 Housing Societies, 10 Plazas Served Tax Notices

    BAHAWALPUR: The regional tax office has served notices on the owners of 121 unregistered housing societies and 10 ‘illegal’ commercial plazas in the city for payment of tax dues amounting to millions of rupees. Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Chief Commissioner Dr Ashfaq Ahmed Tunio told Dawn here on Monday that the housing societies that […]

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  • Daily Times

    Officers To Double Their Efforts To Eradicate Corruption: NAB Chairman

    Logical conclusion of mega corruption cases is the top most priority of NAB. NAB officers to double their efforts in eradication of corruption which is our national duty. This was stated by Honorable Justice Mr. Javed Iqbal, Chairman NAB while chairing a meeting to review operational methodology of NAB at NAB Headquarters. He said that […]

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