• Dawn

    Illegal assets case against ex-minister, wife adjourned

    PESHAWAR: An accountability court on Tuesday adjourned until April 29 the trial of former federal minister Dr Arbab Alamgir and his wife and former MNA, Asma Alamgir, in the illegal assets case filed by the National Accountability Bureau, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Judge Ishtiaq Ahmad summoned four prosecution witnesses on the next hearing. An official of the […]

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  • Dawn

    Govt to compensate transporters of BRT route

    PESHAWAR: The TransPeshawar company on Wednesday began registration of the public transport vehicles plying the Bus Rapid Transport route for the payment of compensation to their owners as they will not be allowed to operate after the bus service is launched. Currently, over 650 buses, minibuses and wagons operate on the route. The TransPeshawar, which […]

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  • Dawn

    CDA issuing final notices to wedding marquee owners

    ISLAMABAD: The Capital Development Authority (CDA) is planning to seal most of the city’s wedding marquees, saying that these establishments are operating in violation of rules and regulations. There are 77 marquees in Islamabad, according to the CDA, and only one holds a no-objection certificate Another’s case is in its final stages, while the remaining […]

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  • Dawn

    Production orders issued for ex-KDA chief, two others in plots’ auction case

    KARACHI: An accountability court on Wednesday issued production orders for the former director general of the Karachi Development Authority and two others asking the jail authorities to produce them in court on April 19 in a reference pertaining to alleged illegal allotment of 65 plots. The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) filed a reference against then […]

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  • Dawn

    Plea bargain between ex-banker and NAB approved

    KARACHI: An accountability court on Wednesday approved a plea bargain between a former banker and the National Accountability Bureau in a case pertaining to accumulating Rs20.7 million assets beyond his known sources of income. Accused Mohammad Asif, who had been declared a proclaimed offender by the accountability court in connection with a reference filed in […]

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  • Dawn

    Five accused walk out after SHC dismisses their interim bails in NAB cases

    HYDERABAD: Five suspects, including two senior officers of Hyderabad Development Autho¬rity, chairman of Hyderabad Railway Employees Cooperative Society and its administrator, easily walked out of court after Sindh High Court’s Hyderabad circuit bench dismissed their interim bails in different cases on Wednesday. A division bench comprising Justices Mohammad Iqbal Kalhoro and Fahim Ahmed Siddiqui dismissed […]

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  • The News

    ‘Taking mega corruption cases to logical end NAB’s top priority’

    ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (R) Javed Iqbal Wednesday said NAB is committed to eradicate corruption from country through National Anti-Corruption Strategy for logical conclusion of mega corruption white collar crimes cases by adopting “Accountability for All” Policy. He chaired a meeting to review performance of operation and prosecution divisions of NAB at […]

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  • Dawn

    MoU signed on anti-terror financing coordination

    ISLAMABAD: In a significant move towards effectively checking terror financing, the National Counter Terrorism Authority (Nacta) has organised the signing of a multilateral memorandum of understanding (MoU) among over a dozen relevant institutions and departments. Those who signed the multilateral MoU included the National Accountability Bureau, Federal Investigation Agency, Federal Board of Revenue, Financial Monitoring […]

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  • Dawn

    FIA wants powers like NAB to obtain record

    ISLAMABAD: A senior official of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has sought powers like National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in accessing the government’s records and data while carrying out investigations in money-laundering cases. The demand was made by FIA’s Additional Director General Basharat Mehmood Shehzad during a briefing to the members of the National Assembly Standing […]

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  • Dawn

    Auction of residential plots fetches Rs1.25bn

    ISLAMABAD: The Capital Development Authority (CDA) has fetched Rs1.25 billion from the auction of residential plots. During the first two days, 31 out of 38 residential plots were auctioned. Auction of commercial plots in different developed sectors of Islamabad will be held on April 10 and 11. During the second day of auction, six residential […]

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