• 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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  • The News

    Cop held for taking bribe

    SARGODHA: Anti-Corruption Establishment arrested a police constable for taking bribe from a citizen. Muhammad Ejaz through his application submitted to Regional Director ACE Asghar Joyea that constable Muhammad Shahid of Cantonment Police Station arrested him in a fake narcotics case and freed him after taking Rs 200,000. He further alleged the said constable was demanding […]

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  • The News

    Nishtar Hospital: MS suspended on corruption charges

    MULTAN: The Punjab Specialised Healthcare and Medical Education Department Monday suspended Medical Superintendent (MS) of Nishtar Hospital on corruption charges. Dr Ashiq Malik is suspended over inefficiency and misconduct and he is directed to report to the PSHMED. Dr Ashiq had been allegedly involved in massive corruption and fake purchase of life saving drugs. Anti-Corruption […]

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