• Dawn

    Plea bargain between ex-banker and NAB approved

    KARACHI: An accountability court on Wednesday approved a plea bargain between a former banker and the National Accountability Bureau in a case pertaining to accumulating Rs20.7 million assets beyond his known sources of income. Accused Mohammad Asif, who had been declared a proclaimed offender by the accountability court in connection with a reference filed in […]

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  • Dawn

    Five accused walk out after SHC dismisses their interim bails in NAB cases

    HYDERABAD: Five suspects, including two senior officers of Hyderabad Development Autho¬rity, chairman of Hyderabad Railway Employees Cooperative Society and its administrator, easily walked out of court after Sindh High Court’s Hyderabad circuit bench dismissed their interim bails in different cases on Wednesday. A division bench comprising Justices Mohammad Iqbal Kalhoro and Fahim Ahmed Siddiqui dismissed […]

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  • The News

    ‘Taking mega corruption cases to logical end NAB’s top priority’

    ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (R) Javed Iqbal Wednesday said NAB is committed to eradicate corruption from country through National Anti-Corruption Strategy for logical conclusion of mega corruption white collar crimes cases by adopting “Accountability for All” Policy. He chaired a meeting to review performance of operation and prosecution divisions of NAB at […]

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  • Dawn

    MoU signed on anti-terror financing coordination

    ISLAMABAD: In a significant move towards effectively checking terror financing, the National Counter Terrorism Authority (Nacta) has organised the signing of a multilateral memorandum of understanding (MoU) among over a dozen relevant institutions and departments. Those who signed the multilateral MoU included the National Accountability Bureau, Federal Investigation Agency, Federal Board of Revenue, Financial Monitoring […]

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  • Dawn

    FIA wants powers like NAB to obtain record

    ISLAMABAD: A senior official of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has sought powers like National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in accessing the government’s records and data while carrying out investigations in money-laundering cases. The demand was made by FIA’s Additional Director General Basharat Mehmood Shehzad during a briefing to the members of the National Assembly Standing […]

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  • Dawn

    Auction of residential plots fetches Rs1.25bn

    ISLAMABAD: The Capital Development Authority (CDA) has fetched Rs1.25 billion from the auction of residential plots. During the first two days, 31 out of 38 residential plots were auctioned. Auction of commercial plots in different developed sectors of Islamabad will be held on April 10 and 11. During the second day of auction, six residential […]

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  • Dawn

    Dist govt retrieves state land worth Rs3bn

    SAHIWAL: The district government on Monday retrieved two acres state land worth Rs3bn. The land was retrieved in the two-hour long operation conducted under the supervision of Deputy Commissioner Muhammad Zaman Wattoo. The authorities claimed the contractor was running a marquee and a Chinese restaurant at the land owned by the Sahiwal Club which had […]

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  • Dawn

    Land consolidation cases pending for years

    MUZAFFARGARH: More than 800 cases of land and 42 mauzas of Muzaffargarh and Layyah districts have been pending with the collector of consolidation for the last many years. The collector office has been vacant since Feb 22 after collector Malik Nasir Awan was transferred and posted district monitoring officer in Muzaffargarh. Mr Awan, however, moved […]

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  • Dawn

    Sindh to approach high court against FBR for Rs7bn refund

    KARACHI: The Sindh government has decided to approach the high court against the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) for a refund of over Rs7 billion deducted at source from the provincial consolidated fund (PCF) during 2012, 2015 and 2016. This decision was taken by Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah during a meeting held on […]

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  • Dawn

    NAB files reference against four ex-officials

    QUETTA: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has filed a reference against four retired officials of the Balochistan government for their alleged involvement in corruption. According to NAB officials, an accountability court has issued notices to former executive engineer of Public Health Engineering Ghulam Sarwar, former deputy secretary of the finance department Qaim Lashari, two other […]

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