• The Nation

    PM wants US voting system in Pakistan for transparency

    ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday reiterated his commitment to bring the latest technology to ensure transparency in elections. “We can’t have the kind of elections which have happened in the past,” the prime minister said. “We need to use EVM technology for transparent elections and I want regular updates on it,” he […]

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  • Dawn

    Rs417m graft case against govt officials, foreign contractors sent for trial

    KARACHI: The administrative judge of the accountability courts on Tuesday admitted a reference against 12 suspects pertaining to alleged corruption of Rs417.409 million through illegal tax duties’ exemption. Judge Abdul Ghani Soomro admitted the reference and sent the same to the Accountability Court-III for initiating trial and disposal according to the law. The National Accountability […]

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  • Jung

    لندن کے پاکستانی بینک نے پاکستان کے ایک ملین پاؤنڈ منجمد کردیئے

    لندن (مرتضیٰ علی شاہ) پاکستانی بینک لندن برانچ نے لندن ہائیکورٹ کی جانب سے براڈشیٹ کے حق میں 3ہفتے قبل دیئے گئے ایک فیصلے کے تحت پاکستان ہائی کمیشن لندن کے اکائونٹ میں موجود ایک ملین پائونڈ کی رقم منجمد کردی ہے۔ یو بی ایل نے براڈشیٹ اور لندن ہائیکورٹ کو تحریری طور پر رقم […]

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  • Urdu Point

    Nawab Raisani, Eight Others Indicted In Million Of Rupees Corruption Case

    Accountability Court (AC) Quetta on Thursday indicted eight accused including former Chief Minister Balochistan Nawab Aslam Riasani in a case of irreparable damage to national exchequer by illegally obtaining millions of rupees in damages. Illegal action of the accused had caused a loss of Rs. 817 million to the national exchequer, said NAB press release […]

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  • Urdu Point

    2 Officials Of SBCA Suspended On Corruption Charges

    The Sindh Building Control Authority (SBCA) has suspended two officers for their alleged corruption and patronage of unauthorized construction while also initiating inquiry against them. According to a notification issued by Director General SBCA Shamsuddin Soomro on Thursday, BPS-18 Director Afzal Ahmed and BPS-17 Assistant Director Aurangzeb Raziuddin had been put under suspension. They had […]

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  • Urdu Point

    Opposition Uses Corruption Money For Buying Votes In Senate Elections: Shafqat

    Minister for Federal education and Professional Training Shafqat Mahmood Thursday said the opposition had used the corruption money for buying votes in Senate elections. The disequilibrium in number of votes was due to horse-trading, he stated while talking to a private television channel. The opposition parties had purchased votes through corruption money to upset the […]

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  • The News

    NAB Karachi disburses Rs13 bn to affected people of FHSK

    ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Karachi has distributed Rs13.958 billion to 5,410 affected people of Fazaia Housing Scheme Karachi (FHSK) and others regarding cheating public at large. This was revealed during a meeting, chaired by NAB Chairman Justice (R) Javed Iqbal, to review performance of NAB Karachi on Tuesday. DG NAB Karachi briefed NAB […]

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  • Dawn

    Justice Isa says he’s fighting for future of judiciary

    ISLAMABAD: Justice Qazi Faez Isa of the Supreme Court on Tuesday insisted that he was fighting for the future of Pakistan as well as the institution of the judiciary. “We are living in a gutter contrary to what the founding father Quaid-i-Azam had envisioned, but they say as if I will be dusted out at […]

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  • Business Recorder

    LNG case: NAB fails to submit report before AC

    ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB), on Monday, failed to submit a report before the Accountability Court regarding issuance of non-bailable arrest warrants of the two co-accused staying abroad in the liquefied natural gas (LNG) corruption case against the former Prime Minister, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, and others. The Accountability Court-I judge, Muhammad Bashir, while hearing […]

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  • The News

    Caught in the act?

    The ECP’s decision to hold fresh elections in the NA-75 constituency is certainly an unprecedented and bold decision. Events like the controversial 2008 polls and the inordinate delay in the foreign funding case against the PTI had considerably eroded the moral authority and credibility of the ECP. According to some political observers, it was the […]

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