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January 15, 2019 12:00 AM Haripur district nazim removed through no-trust vote

HARIPUR: District Nazim Adil Islam was removed through a no-confidence vote by members of Haripur District Council here on Monday. Majority of the members of the district council, including PTIf and PML-N members, had formally submitted no-trust resolution against Adil Islam a few days ago. After mandatory debate on the motion on Friday, the convener 12

January 14, 2019 12:00 AM PPP to move court against PM, others, says Nafeesa

LAHORE: Pakistan People’s Party-Parliamentarians Central Secretary Information Nafeesa Shah has said the corruption tales related to Imran government are coming to surface on everyday basis and PPP would move court against Prime Minister Imran Khan, Jehangir Tareen and Aleema Khan over their corruption. Addressing a press conference on Sunday, Nafeesa 13

January 13, 2019 12:00 AM New alliance increases pressure on India’s ruling party

LUCKNOW: Two regional parties that were former bitter rivals announced an unlikely alliance Saturday to fight Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ruling Hindu nationalist party in a looming general election. The Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) — key players in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh — said they would set aside their 18

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 11

January 10, 2019 9:01 AM PPP leaders Arbab Alamgir, wife Asma Arbab indicted in corruption reference

PESHAWAR: An accountability court on Thursday indicted Pakistan People's Party leader Arbab Alamgir and his wife Asma Arbab in a corruption reference. According to Geo News, a corruption reference of Rs30.321 million was filed against the couple. Judge Muhammad Ishtiaq who conducted the hearing indicted the PPP leaders after completion of argument from both sides 16

January 10, 2019 12:25 AM NAB arrests builder for cheating public

KARACHI: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Karachi on Wed­nesday claimed to have arrested a builder for allegedly occupying official land and cheating the general public out of millions of rupees. “NAB arrested Zafar Nehal, chairman of Arisha Cooperative Society,” said the spokesperson. He was allegedly involved in corruption and corrupt practices 18

January 9, 2019 12:00 AM 50 kanal state land retrieved

TOBA TEK SINGH: The authorities Tuesday claimed to have retrieved 50 kanal state land from encroachers by demolishing structures erected illegally in Chak 327/GB. Talking to reporters, Pirmahal AC Syed Jamil Haider and Anti-Corruption Establishment Assistant Director Wajid Ali Bharwana said illegally constructed houses and shops were razed. Woman electrocuted 9

January 9, 2019 12:00 AM Engro Corp wins UNGC Award

KARACHI: Engro Corporation Limited was awarded the first prize for “Living the UN Global Compact Business Sustainability Award 2018”, in Large National Category, a statement said on Tuesday. The award was presented at the Business Sustainability Moot and Living the Global Compact Best Practices Sustainability Award ceremony held on January 7, it added 12

January 6, 2019 12:18 PM CJP orders ACE to end land occupation at Khokhar Palace

Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar on Sunday ordered the Anti-Corruption Establishment (ACE) to put an end to the illegal occupation of land by Khokhar Palace in Lahore. A two-member bench headed by the top judge, while hearing a suo motu case at the Lahore registry on alleged land grabbing by the Khokhar brothers, ordered the ACE to take action 15

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 11