• The Nation

    ‘Local govts have to work under provincial administrations’

    Prime Minister Imran Khan is free to introduce any kind of local government system in the country but no matter what that new system be, the local governments will ultimately remain under the provincial governments. Sindh Local Government Minister Saeed Ghani said this as he spoke to The News on Sunday. When asked if he […]

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  • Business Recorder

    The economics of Corruption

    Prime Minister Imran Khan while addressing the opening ceremony of the second Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) in Beijing on “Shaping a Brighter Future” highlighted five impediments to achieving sustainable development goals including his pet theme: white collar crime. While his audience was not domestic yet few Pakistanis who listened to the speech were unaware […]

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  • ARY News

    NAB releases prime accused Shahid Rafi in Rental Power Corruption Case

    Former Federal Secretary Shahid Rafi has been released by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), sources revealed to ARY News. The former water and power secretary Shahid Rafi is one of the prime suspects in Karkey rental power projects corruption case. Rafi was released after he agreed to return millions he had looted from corrupt practices […]

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  • Business Recorder

    Five bills introduced in the Senate

    ISLAMABAD: As many as five different bills introduced in the upper house on Monday including the anti money laundering bill, Negotiable instrument act 1881, companies act, 2017, the criminal laws bill 2019 and bill to amend the constitution of Pakistan, 1973. The bills were presented by Senator Muhammad Ateeq Shaikh, Senator Ghous Muhammad Khan Niazi […]

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  • The News

    Corruption, uplift cannot co-exist: Imran

    LAHORE/OKARA: Prime Minister Imran Khan stressed on Saturday the elimination of corruption was foremost priority of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government as it could not go along with national development. The Prime Minister, in a meeting with Director General Anti-Corruption Ijaz Hussain Shah here, called for indiscriminate action against corrupt elements and assured government’s all-out support […]

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  • Dawn

    EPI head sacked

    ISLAMABAD: Ministry of National Health Services (NHS) has dismissed the head of Expanded Programme on Immunisation (EPI) Dr Saqlain Gilani. Gilani was suspended after a team of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) recovered Rs18 million during a raid on his house in December 2018. “He was arrested by NAB after his bail was cancelled by the […]

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  • The Nation

    Go after big fish, PM tells Punjab ACE

    Assures officers of his full cooperation in fight against corrupt elements, India can be a great tourism client, Corruption has inflicted an irreparable loss to the country and the future of next generations…. Owing to the unprecedented corruption in the past, the government has no option but take loans. LAHORE – Prime Minister Imran Khan […]

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  • The News

    Bad governance: The mother of corruption all over the world

    LAHORE: Bad governance is the root cause of all ills in Pakistan. Absence of government writ is the worst kind of governance. One glaring example of this is that Federal Board of Revenue, despite having undeniable evidence of tax evasion by the over two million individuals, just doesn’t take action against them. It is bad […]

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  • The Nation

    Elimination of corruption Govt’s foremost priority: PM Khan

    Prime Minister Imran Khan has said eliminating corruption is foremost priority of the present government. Talking to the Director General Anti-Corruption Ejaz Hussain Shah in Lahore on Saturday, he said the curse of corruption has not only inflicted irreparable damage to the economy but also destroyed the institutions, affecting the lives of the common man. […]

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  • Business Recorder

    Govt lays revolutionary bills in NA; expects opposition’s positive role for their passage: PM

    ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday said the government had introduced revolutionary bills in the National Assembly on Thursday proposing reforms in civil procedures, whistleblower protection commission and women property rights to serve the fundamental needs of the common man. The prime minister, in an interaction with senior newsmen here, said the police and […]

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