• Tribune

    FBR To Launch Crackdown On Smugglers From Sept 1

    KARACHI:  Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Chairman Shabbar Zaidi has announced that a crackdown will be launched against smugglers next week as the inflow of goods through illicit channels has badly hit local industries. “Starting from the first of September, the FBR is declaring a war at the retail level where non-taxed imported goods are […]

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  • Dispatch News Desk DND

    Parliamentary Reporters Association Decided To Move NAB For Forensic Audit Of Nawa-e-Waqt Group

    Islamabad, Pakistan: Parliamentary Reporters Association has decided to move to NAB for forensic audit of Nawa-e-Waqt Group. According to details, Parliamentary Reporters Association (PRA) of Pakistan decided Thursday to contact National Accountability Bureau (NAB), a supreme anti-corruption body of Pakistan for forensic audit of of Nawa-e-Waqt Group of publications and other media houses of Pakistan. […]

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  • The News

    Accountability And Labor Rights

    The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has apparently become more prudent in reviewing and disposing of low-profile pending cases in recent days. According to the organisation’s officials, there was a realization at the institutional level to focus on larger issues affecting the national economy rather than being bogged down with petty cases. Low-profile cases against development […]

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  • Dawn

    Five Arrested For Human Organ Trade

    LAHORE: The Punjab Human Organ Transplantation Authority (PHOTA) in collaboration with the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has arrested five people allegedly involved in human organ trade. The authority’s deputy director, Adnan Ahmed, told a press conference here on Tuesday that five suspects had been arrested in the Mayo Hospital. He said the suspects were part […]

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  • Dawn

    NAB Officials Told To Respect Suspects’ Dignity In High-Profile Cases

    ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman retired Justice Javed Iqbal on Tuesday expressed satisfaction over performance of the bureau’s regional headquarters Rawalpindi and urged the officials to take care of respect and dignity of accused in high profile cases. “NAB officers are dealing with high profile white collar cases and each accused should be dealt […]

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  • Tribune

    Court Approves Bail Of Seven Accused

    KARACHI:   The Sindh High Court confirmed the bail pleas of seven persons accused of corruption in Thatta district education office. The bench remarked that everyone is a thief according to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). The prosecutor maintained that some accused had given statements against the others. “How can an accused give statement against another […]

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  • Dawn

    RCB Seeks Powers To Deal With Illegal Buildings

    RAWALPINDI: Noting an increase in unauthorised buildings, the Rawalpindi Cantonment Board (RCB) has sought help of the station commander to delegate it powers so that it could raze illegal construction without approval from the board. The civic agency also asked the city police officer for the deployment of a sub-inspector and five constables in its […]

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  • The News

    NAB Approves Reference Against Madras Cooperative Housing Society Officials

    The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Karachi approved reference against Honorary Secretary Haji Imam Bux, Ahsan Zubair, ex-secretary of the Madras Cooperative Housing Society and others. The spokesman for the NAB Karachi said that the bureau in its Regional Board Meeting (RBM) had approved reference them on allegation of illegally selling amenity plots and amalgamation of […]

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  • Business Recorder

    Man, His Five Children Go On Hunger Strike Against Land Mafia

    A resident of Gujrat has been staging hunger strike along with his five children near the Parliament House against illegal occupation on his 52 marlas of land by land mafia with the support of some influential people. Nasir Awan, a resident of Gujrat who has been on hunger strike at D-Chowk, while talking to Business Recorder said […]

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  • Business Recorder

    Mastermind Of Sales Tax Fraud: FBR Fails To Implement FTO Recommendations

    Despite confirmation by the Lahore High Court (LHC), key recommendations issued by Federal Tax Ombudsman (FTO) remains unimplemented by the Federal Board of Revenue wherein FTO ordered to launch an investigation why Directorate of Investigation & Intelligence did not file an appeal against light sentence awarded to mastermind of big sales tax fraud scam. According […]

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