• Dawn

    NAB seeks record of PU teachers hired under TTS

    LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has sought the record of over 100 Punjab University teachers hired under the Tenure Track System (TTS) till 2016 to probe into allegations that their appointment was made in violation of the Higher Education Commission statutes. In a letter the NAB Lahore asked the PU administration to provide legible […]

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  • Dawn

    SC seeks workable plan from Bahria Town in land case

    ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked property tycoon Messrs Bahria Town (Pvt) Ltd to come up with a workable plan showing a way forward in cases related to the encroachment on forest and Shamlat lands in the areas of Rakh Takht Pari, Rawalpindi and Sulkhtar-Manga lands, Murree. A three-judge bench, headed by Justice Sheikh […]

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  • Tribune

    Court tells Sindh government to finalise law on police reforms by May 21

    KARACHI: Sindh High Court (SHC) directed the provincial government on Tuesday to finalise laws for police reform by May 21. A two-member bench comprising Justice Hasan Azhar Rizvi and Justice Mahmood A Khan heard the contempt of court plea pertaining to non-compliance with judicial orders to make reforms in the police department. Sindh advocate-general Salman […]

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  • Dawn

    BISE to probe into exam raid issue

    BAHAWALNAGAR: The Bahawalpur Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education chairman, taking notice on the incident at McLeodganj examination centre, constituted a three-member inquiry committee on Tuesday which will furnish a report within three days, BISE Controller Tahir Husain Jafri said. The Minchinabad assistant commissioner (AC) conducted a raid on an examination centre on Monday and […]

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  • The Nation

    AJK AB recovers Rs0.8m embezzled amount

    Rs7b Greater Mirpur Water Supply and Sewerage Corruption Scam MIRPUR (AJK)-The AJK has recovered embezzled amount of Rs0.8 million from an Assistant Engineer accused in the mega Project Management Unit (PMU) corruption scam of over Rs7 billion in the Mirpur Greater Supply and Sewerage Project, official sources said. An AJK Accountability Bureau’s spokesperson informed on […]

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  • Dawn

    Two account officers in Balochistan dismissed

    QUETTA: The Accounts Department of Balochistan on Tuesday dismissed a senior district account officer and a sub-accountant from service on corruption charges. Nassirabad senior district account officer Mohammad Fazal and sub-accountant in Loralai Mohammad Akbar were allegedly involved in forgery in releasing pay orders. They allegedly caused a loss of millions of rupees to the […]

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  • The News

    Smuggling, tax evasion more damaging than terrorism

    LAHORE: We generally conceive that a satisfactory law and order situation indicates the control of the state on its affairs. But smuggling, tax evasion and under-invoicing are more destructive for the country and these menaces indicate lack of government writ. The economy is as important as law and order is, and does not flourish in […]

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  • Pakistan Today

    NAB all set to file reference against Peshawar archaeologist Dr Samad

    PESHAWAR: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Wednesday forwarded a corruption reference against Peshawar’s Director of Archaeology Dr Abdul Samad to NAB Chairman Justice (r) Javed Iqbal for approval. The reference alleges Dr Samad’s involvement in the alleged theft of a copy of the Quran lettered with pure gold along with a statute which had […]

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  • ARY News

    SHC directs NAB officer to finish probe in DMC Malir corruption case soon

    KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Wednesday sniped at the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) investigation officer (IO) for delay in inquiry against the suspect involved in embezzlement in petrol, ARY News reported. The court said this while hearing the case against Shafqat Mumtaz pertaining to corruption in petrol allotted to the District Municipal Corporation […]

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  • Dawn

    Ufone moves court against NAB inquiry

    ISLAMABAD: A cellular company has moved the Islamabad High Court (IHC) against the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) for initiating an inquiry in connection with alleged illegal award of next generation mobile service. Last month, NAB had issued a call-up notice to Naveed Butt, chief regulatory head of Ufone, in connection with an “inquiry against management […]

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