• The News

    NAB makes numerous cases against politicians but hardly ever gets anyone convicted

    ISLAMABAD: Although politicians remain the focus of the National Accountability Bureau’s anti-corruption drive, the Bureau has hardly ever managed – save in a handful of cases—to get any of them convicted. Many top politicians belonging to different political parties–including former prime ministers, chief ministers and ministers–have been accused of corruption by NAB, with references filed […]

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    Govt again files plea against Justice Isa

    ISLAMABAD: The federal government has filed a petition in the Supreme Court against the order of the majority in the review petitions of Justice Qazi Faez Isa, which has been returned by the registrar with objections. There were reports in the media that President Dr Arif Alvi and Prime Minister Imran Khan filed a petition […]

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  • The News

    Ali Zafar has concluded what govt didn’t hope for

    ISLAMABAD: Senator Ali Zafar has determined after conducting fact-finding that Jehangir Khan Tareen is being unfairly targeted by the government agencies, a conclusion that has been contested by the prime minister’s camp during a meeting held in this regard. A formal report hasn’t been submitted yet; however its key findings have been shared. The News […]

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    پھر یہ ملک کیسے چلے گا؟

    میرے ایک دوست ہیں‘ ایڈیشنل سیکریٹری ہیں‘ میری ان سے اکثر ملاقات رہتی ہے‘ میں انھیں پچھلے دو برسوں سے ’’بے کار‘‘ دیکھ رہا ہوں‘ یہ لنچ اور ڈنر کلب میں کرتے ہیں‘ شام کسی کافی شاپ میں گزارتے ہیں‘ روز جاگنگ کرتے ہیں‘ کتابیں پڑھتے اوردوستوں کے ساتھ دل کھول کر گپیں لگاتے ہیں۔ […]

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  • Business Recorder

    Petitioner seeks early hearing of case against Khusro, brother

    ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court was approached on Monday for the early hearing of an appeal against Khusro Bakhtiar, the federal Minister for Industries and Production, and Punjab’s Finance Minister Hashim Jawan Bakht in a corruption case. The application, moved by Advocate Muhammad Ahsan Abid, sought fixing of his original appeal at an early date, preferably […]

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  • Business Recorder

    FIA arrests former PIA official in mega corruption case

    Earlier, Supreme Court in Human Rights case no. 11827/S/2018 had ordered Special Audit of PIA which led to Audit Para No. 12.1.3 pertaining to corruption and corrupt practices by PIA management in practice of up-graduation of business class seats, In-flight Entertainment Service and integration of both resulting into pecuniary loss of Euro 5.3 million and […]

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  • The News

    MQM lashes out at Sindh govt for ‘bad governance, corruption’

    KARACHI: Reiterating their demand for the creation of more provinces in the country, leaders of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) on Monday alleged that the corrupt government of Sindh had completely failed to provide basic facilities to the residents of the province. Addressing a press conference, MQM-P Senior Deputy Convener Aamir Khan said Sindh’s devastated […]

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  • Business Recorder

    Re-investigation into Ring Road project demanded

    RAWALPIND: The victims of Rawalpindi Ring Road (RRR) project Sunday demanded the government to establish a judicial or Parliamentary commission to probe the multi billion corruption scandal. Head of the Ring Road affectees Action Committee, Abdul Aziz Kayani,along with Syed Fayyaz Hussain Gilani, coordinators Malik Mohammad Nadeem and Mohammad Miskin, made the demands during their […]

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  • Dawn

    PTI will remain unbowed amid ‘mafia’ pressure: PM

    ISLAMABAD: Ruling Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) on Sunday “vowed to face all mafias and their rhetoric and reaction” during the “process of their accountability”. A meeting of the PTI’s core committee chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan decided to face reaction of the Jehangir Khan Tareen (JKT) group as it was decided that no NRO-like concession […]

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  • Dawn

    ‘Modern form of colonisation’: APC terms Bahria Town Karachi illegal, demands the land be returned to original position

    An All Parties Conference (APC) on Sunday declared Bahria Town Karachi (BTK) “illegal and unconstitutional” and “a modern form of colonisation”, calling for the land to be returned to its original status. Held at the outskirts of Karachi’s Gadap Town in Hadi Bux Gabol Goth on the call of the Indigenous Rights Alliance and attended […]

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