• Dawn

    PPRA Accused Of Making Over 30 ‘Illegal’ Appointments

    ISLAMABAD: The Public Procurement Regulatory Authority (PPRA), which was established to ensure transparency in procurements by all ministries and departments of the federal government, has been accused of making 32 appointments in a non-transparent manner. In the audit of the PPRA, the office of the Auditor General of Pakistan raised objection to these appointments. According […]

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  • Tribune

    Court Admits Reference About Illegal Housing Society

    KARACHI:  An accountability court has admitted the National Accountability Bureau’s reference, pertaining to the establishment of Income Tax Employees Cooperative Housing Society on the basis of fake documents, filed against four accused, for hearing. During a hearing on Friday, the court issued notices to the accused to appear before the court and also issued the […]

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  • Tribune

    Court Issues Arrest Warrants For Accused On The Run

    KARACHI:  An accountability court has issued notices to Nawaz Sharif’s former secretary, Muhammad Saeed Mehdi, and other accused, nominated in a reference filed against the award of illegal contracts for the sale and purchase of petroleum products. During a hearing in Karachi on Friday, the court summoned the accused at the next hearing and also […]

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  • Bol News

    Embezzlement Of Funds, Ministry Officials Summoned

    The Senate Standing Committee on Commerce and Textile Industry Chairman Senator Mirza Muhammad Afridi has summoned the officials of the ministry of commerce to clarify their position after receiving complaints regarding misuse of the Export Development Fund (EDF). The commerce officials have been asked to appear before the committee on October 22 and bring the […]

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  • Tribune

    FIA Files Cases Against 15 Employees For Electricity Theft

    LAHORE:  Federal Investigation Agency’s (FIA) Electricity, Gas, Oil Anti-Theft Unit has launched a crackdown in the provincial capital. The crackdown was followed by filing cases against more than 15 employees who were involved in the theft of electricity and gas. Further investigations are underway. Such thefts result in heavy losses to oil, gas and electricity […]

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  • Tribune

    ACE Recovers Land From Former Minister’s Relative

    LAHORE:  The Anti-Corruption Establishment Faisalabad (ACE) recovered an acre of land belonging to the Punjab Forest Department. The property had been occupied by the brother-in-law of former Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) federal minister Abid Sher Ali. The accused, identified as Qaiser Idrees, had constructed a dera and farm house on the land. An officer […]

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  • Daily Times

    NAB Arrests Akram Durrani’s Close Aides In Illegal Appointments Case

    The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has arrested two close aides of former minister for housing and works Akram Khan Durrani in illegal appointments case. The NAB Rawalpindi arrested member of the Departmental Selection Committee Mukhtar Badshah Khattak and Atif Malik in an inquiry against Akram Durrani and others in the case. The bureau claimed that […]

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  • Dawn

    Bid To Smuggle Foreign Currency Foiled

    RAWALPINDI: The Airport Security Force (ASF) offloaded a Chinese national and handed him over to Customs authorities at Islamabad International Airport (IIA) on Thursday for allegedly attempting to smuggle a large amount of foreign currency. According to airport sources, the passengers’ security check for an Emirates flight to Dubai was in process when ASF staff […]

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  • Dawn

    State Land Retrieved From Abid Sher’s Relative

    FAISALABAD: A team of the district administration and the Anti-Corruption Establishment (ACE) retrieved the state land allegedly occupied by the brother-in-law of former state minister for water and power Abid Sher Ali at Chak 46-GB, Samundri, on Thursday. The state land, belonging to the forest department, has been vacated after more than two years follow-up […]

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  • Dawn

    FBR Raids Auto Parts Manufacturers

    FAISALABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue, Directorate of Intelligence & Investigation, Faisalabad, conducted raids on premises of two manufacturing units allegedly involved in sales tax fraud. Sources said that on the basis of information of sales tax evasion by M/s Sardar Autos and M/s Shoaib Rasheed Autos, Mandi Bahauddin, the directorate led by Deputy Director […]

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