• ARY News

    Three Held For Selling Govt’s Land Worth Rs7bn In Karachi

    KARACHI: The anti-corruption department on Tuesday claimed to have arrested three suspects, including two police officials, on charges of illegal sale of official land in Karachi, ARY News reported. Anti-corruption department’s deputy director said that the suspects were involved in selling government land worth Rs 7 billion through fake documents. He said that the suspects […]

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  • Dawn

    Two Car Dealers Held In Rs3bn ‘Investment Scam’

    LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has arrested two car dealers of Gujranwala for their alleged involvement in a Rs3bn investment scam. According to NAB Lahore, the suspects, Javed Muzaffar Butt and Malik Usman Riaz, owners of Toyota Gujranwala Motors, are allegedly involved in receiving investments illegally from different people, promising hefty profits. It said […]

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  • The News

    ACE Starts Crackdown On Illegal Housing Schemes

    LAHORE:Anti-Corruption Establishment (ACE), Punjab, has started a crackdown on illegal housing schemes in Kalar Kahar, District Chakwal, The News has learnt. According to the source in ACE, in the limits of beautiful and recreational place Kalar Kahar, housing societies, including Shalimar Farm covering 2,045-Kanal and six marlas, Falcon Town on 322-Kanal, Bismillah Farm 4,943-Kanal and […]

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  • Tribune

    3 Kallar Kahar Housing Societies Probed For Harming Environment

    RAWALPINDI:  An anti-corruption unit of the garrison city has launched an inquiry against three housing societies and district administration officials for harming the environment by wiping away the green cover and destroying scenic mountains near the tourist site of Kallar Kehar through illegal construction. Punjab Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) Director Gohar Nafees had taken notice of […]

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  • Tribune

    LDA Notifies New Building Laws For Implementation

    LAHORE:  In order to overcome the shortage of new housing units, the Lahore Development Authority (LDA) has notified new building and zoning regulations (BZRs) for implementation in the provincial capital. The new BZRs are aimed to pull real estate, housing and construction sectors out of stress as construction activity has come to a grinding halt […]

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  • Dawn

    LHC Stays Drive To Retrieve Land

    CHAKWAL: The local administration’s drive against ‘illegal occupation of government land’ has hit controversy as Lahore High Court (LHC)’s Rawalpindi bench has restrained it from further action and directed it to maintain status quo on at least six properties till the next order. Hearing four writ petitions regarding Chakwal administration’s drive against illegal land occupation […]

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  • Dawn

    Illegal Intercity Bus Terminal In Saddar Challenges Govt Writ

    KARACHI: The Sindh government has so far failed to remove illegal bus terminal from the busiest residential and commercial area of Saddar despite an intercity bus terminal on M-9 motorway near Sohrab Goth has been functional for the past several years. The illegal bus terminal at Taj Complex, Saddar, is a nuisance for residents of […]

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  • The News

    Two Hotels, General Store Sealed In Swat

    MINGORA: Khyber Pakhtun-khwa Food Safety and Halal Food Authority on Sunday sealed two hotels and a general store for allegedly selling substandard food items and ignoring safety measures in Barikot tehsil. The raids were conducted by officials of Food Authority, including Assistant Director Abbas Khan, Shakil Khan, Shahab Khan and others on the complaints lodged […]

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  • Dawn

    Islamabad Municipal Corporation Mayor Files Petition Against CDA

    Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad’s (MCI) Mayor Sheikh Anser on Monday submitted an appeal in the Supreme Court against the Capital Development Authority (CDA), saying that the latter had not handed over powers that the MCI was entitled to under the Islamabad Local Government Act, 2015. The petition, filed by Advocate Ahmed Nawaz on Anser’s behalf, said […]

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  • The Nation

    Foreign Countries Show Non-Cooperation During Proceedings: NAB

    The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has issued its annual report in which it has been revealed that the proceedings are facing delay due to non-cooperation of foreign countries. According to media reports, the anti-corruption watchdog wrote 50 letters in one year including the extradition of seven wanted suspects, but only five of them were answered. […]

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