• Tribune

    Court adjourns corruption case hearing

    KARACHI: An accountability court adjourned the hearing on Saturday of the Rs5.76 billion corruption reference in Sindh Information department. Jail authorities produced former minister Sharjeel Memon, Inam Akbar and other accused before the court. The hearing was adjourned till April 29 due to the absence of the judge. According to National Accountability Bureau, the accused […]

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  • The Nation

    NAB gets further remand of ex-SSP

    LAHORE- An accountability court on Friday extended physical remand of former senior superintendent of police (SSP) Junaid Arshad in an assets beyond means case till May 6. The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) officials produced the accused in the court of Muhammad Wasim Akhtar on expiry of his physical remand. The investigation officer submitted a progress […]

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  • Business Recorder

    NA adopts Elections (Amendment) Bill amid opposition’s protest over PM’s remarks

    The National Assembly Thursday passed ‘the Elections (Amendment) Bill, 2019’ amid opposition’s protest against Prime Minister Imran Khan for calling PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari with suffix Sahiba (a term to address a woman) during his Wednesday’s speech in South Waziristan. The bill was moved by Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Ali Muhammad Khan. The […]

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  • Dawn

    Shahid Masood to be indicted on 29th

    ISLAMABAD: A special court of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has rejected a plea by anchorperson Dr Shahid Masood and decided to indict him in the PTV corruption case on April 29. Special Judge (Central) Kamran Basharat Mufti had earlier reserved the order on an application filed by Dr Masood seeking acquittal under Section 265-K […]

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  • Daily Times

    Sindh CM worried about Rs 119bn shortfall this year

    Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah, presiding over a cabinet meeting on Thursday, said that the federal government, during nine and half months of the current financial year, had transferred Rs 406 billion against a share of Rs 526 billion; thereby making a shortfall of Rs 119 billion. “This has badly affected the development […]

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  • The News

    NAB receives complaints against land frauds

    The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Karachi on Thursday held a monthly public hearing (Khuli Kachehri) at the NAB office and received various complaints from the general public. A spokesman for the NAB Karachi said that a large number of complainants submitted their applications regarding land frauds committed by government officials in connivance with private persons. […]

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  • Dawn

    Alvi stresses corruption-free environment to attract investment

    FAISALABAD: President Arif Alvi said that Faisalabad has become the centre stage of trade and business activities in the wake of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project. Addressing the Export Excellence Award ceremony organised by the Pakistan Textile Exporters Association (PTEA) here on Thursday, he said that Pakistan is expanding its business ties with more nations […]

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  • Tribune

    ‘Govt, opposition in talks for NAB reforms’

    ISLAMABAD: The government and the opposition are holding negotiations on amending the law governing the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). Law Minister Farogh Naseem said on Thursday that he and Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi frequently met opposition members to discuss the matter. “But the opposition’s response to the government’s recommendations has not been positive so […]

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  • Tribune

    Apex court summons FIA, anti-corruption in disabled job quota case

    ISLAMABAD.: The Supreme Court on Thursday summoned members of the anti-corruption establishment and the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to court to probe allegedly the unlawful recruitment on quotas originally meant for persons with disabilities. A three-judge bench headed by Justice Azmat Saeed decided that action would be taken against all individuals found facilitating undeserving people […]

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  • The News

    NAB chairman to review performance of bureaus, headquarters

    ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (Retd) Javed Iqbal directed all Director Generals of NAB to conduct all complaint verifications, inquiries and investigations according on merit in accordance with law. The NAB chairman chaired the monthly meeting of NAB Regional Bureaus to review the performance of all Regional Bureaus and NAB Headquarters in order […]

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