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January 15, 2019 12:00 AM Newmont buys Goldcorp for $10bln

New York: US gold miner Newmont Mining Corporation said in a statement on Monday it was buying Canadian rival Goldcorp Inc for $10 billion, creating the world´s largest gold mining company.Colorado-based Newmont said it would buy all of Goldcorp´s outstanding common shares in a stock-for-stock transaction, acquiring each share for 0.3280 of a Newmont

January 14, 2019 2:17 AM HRW calls for sanctions against Afghan minister

KABUL: International rights group Human Rights Watch (HRW) has urged major donors to impose sanctions on Afghanistan’s newly appointed acting defence minister over alleged war crimes and human rights abuses. President Ashraf Ghani’s decision last month to appoint the fiercely anti-Taliban Asadullah Khalid prompted an outcry from human rights organisations 3

January 11, 2019 12:00 AM Corruption case: PPP leaders Alamgir, Asma indicted

PESHAWAR: An accountability court on Thursday indicted PPP leader and former federal minister for communications Dr Arbab Alamgir and his wife Asma Alamgir, a former MNA. National Accountability Bureau (NAB) had filed a reference against the couple for allegedly accumulating assets worth Rs332 million which were beyond their known sources of income 1

January 10, 2019 12:08 PM PTI lawmaker vows to approach SC to seek Zardari's disqualification

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) leader Khurram Sher Zaman on Thursday retracted a petition filed before the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) seeking disqualification of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari. During the hearing in the commission, the PTI MPA told the commission that he had found new evidence against 4

January 10, 2019 7:40 AM Hamza Shehbaz asked to appear before NAB today

LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned Hamza Shehbaz, the son of former Punjab chief minister Shahbaz Sharif. According to Geo News, the anti-graft body has summoned him in connection with an inquiry into assets beyond known sources of income. Geo News correspondent in Lahore said the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader had appeared 1

January 6, 2019 12:00 AM Money laundering case: JIT urges SC to freeze Zardari, Omni group assets

ISLAMABAD: The Joint Investigation Team (JIT) probing into the money laundering and fictitious bank accounts on Saturday recommended to the Supreme Court to freeze all the assets of the former president and the PPPP President Asif Ali Zardari, his sister Faryal Talpur and Zardari and the Omni group. The case pertains to laundering of around Rs220 billion 1

January 5, 2019 9:05 AM Accountability court extends remand of Khwaja brothers till Jan 19

An accountability court in Lahore on Saturday extended the physical remand of PML-N leader Khwaja Saad Rafique and his brother Khwaja Salman Rafique till January 19 in connection with the Paragon Housing Scheme ‘corruption’ probe. Accountability court judge Syed Najamul Hassan extended the remand after NAB representative Waris Ali Janjua claimed that billions 1

December 31, 2018 12:00 AM Omni shifted Rs27 bn from Dubai to other locations

LONDON/ISLAMABAD: A Dubai-based private company owned by Omni Group Chairman Anwar Majeed’s family made transactions worth around Rs27 billion from Dubai to various jurisdictions including around 20 payments of nearly £1 million into the account of the son of former High Commissioner to Britain, according to the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) report 1

December 31, 2018 12:00 AM Zardari, Talpur may face lifetime disqualification

KARACHI: Pakistan People's Part (PPP) Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur may be disqualified for lifetime for not revealing their complete assets in 2018 election. This was exposed in JIT report which also carried proofs of their properties. Shahzad Iqbal in his programme ‘Naya Pakistan’ of Geo TV on Sunday said that it was exposed 1

December 29, 2018 12:00 AM SC declares PakTurk Education Foundation ‘terrorist organisation’

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court (SC) on Friday declared the PakTurk International Cag Education Foundation a "terrorist organisation" in the light of the decisions of Organisation of Islamic Conference (OIC) and Asian Parliamentary Assembly. A three-member bench of the apex court announced the verdict, comprising 15 pages and written by Justice Ijazul Ahsan 8