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September 25, 2018 3:33 PM Where is Maryam Nawaz?

As we all know Maryam Nawaz was heading the social media of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) since last 5 years! But now she is nowhere. We saw that her Twitter account remained active during her imprisonment, but as per our sources her son Junaid Safdar was operating the account while she was in jail and he posted a few tweets during elections 2018. However 2

September 24, 2018 12:00 AM NCA acted on FIA claim Junejo laundered Rs180-250m from Pakistan

LONDON: Pakistan’s Federal Investigation (FIA) got former government official Farhan Junejo arrested by the National Crime Agency (NCA) on the basis of claims that the former aide of Makhdoom Amin Faheem allegedly laundered around Rs180 to Rs250 million out of Pakistani into his overseas accounts through “corruption and corrupt practices”. The News has obtained

September 23, 2018 12:00 AM Anti-graft activists march against Malawi president

LILONGWE, Malawi: Several hundred anti-graft activists took to the streets of Malawi on Friday to protest against alleged corruption in the government of President Peter Mutharika. Marchers in Malawi's largest cities chanted songs criticising Mutharika after a leaked Anti-Corruption Bureau report accused him of receiving a $195,000 (167,000 euros) kickback 1

September 21, 2018 12:00 AM Italy judge jails two in Nigeria oil graft case

MILAN: A Milan court sentenced two defendants in a Nigeria corruption case to jail on Thursday in what is a first ruling on one of the oil industry’s biggest graft scandals. Nigeria’s Emeka Obi and Italian Gianluca Di Nardo were both found guilty of international corruption and each given four-year jail sentences, two sources with knowledge of the ruling 4

September 20, 2018 12:00 AM Jang Economic Session: Good governance linked to effective accountability, political stability

LAHORE: Good governance and improvement in other sectors could not be achieved without effective coordination between the institutions and people. Revolution is required for socio economic growth. These views were expressed by the experts at Jang Economic Session on ‘how to ensure good governance for economic growth’. The panellists were Ansar Javeed 7

September 19, 2018 6:30 PM PTI respects court decision in Sharif family case: Fawad Hussain

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain Wednesday said Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) respected the decision of Islamabad High Court in the case of Sharif family. In a statement issued by Central Media Department of PTI in reaction to the verdict of Islamabad High Court, the minister said, "We totally respect the courts 3

September 19, 2018 11:27 AM What happens next after IHC orders Nawaz Sharif's release?

The Islamabad High Court on Wednesday suspended jail terms handed down to Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Captain (retd) Muhammad Safdar. The applicants have been asked to submit suerty bonds of Rs5 00,000 each before they are released from Adiala Jail. The decision to suspend the Accountability Court decision in Avenfield Reference against the Sharif 4

September 18, 2018 12:00 AM Guatemala court rules for return of chief of anti-graft body

GUATEMALA CITY: Guatemala’s constitutional court late on Sunday made a provisional ruling by a unanimous vote to allow the chief of a United Nations-backed anti-graft body to return to the country, a judge told a news conference at the court. President Jimmy Morales last month announced the shuttering of the International Commission Against Impunity

September 18, 2018 12:00 AM Spain’s PM vows to reform constitution

MADRID: Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez vowed on Monday to reform the constitution to end judicial privileges enjoyed by politicians, judges, royals and other top officials which can shield them from corruption charges. The Socialist prime minister said the measure was needed "to restore people’s confidence in politics" in a country which has been rocked

September 17, 2018 6:53 PM Pakistani couple arrested in London over money laundering charges

LONDON: The National Crime Agency (NCA) of Britain has arrested a Pakistani ‘politically exposed person’ and his wife over alleged money laundering. The couple was released after interrogation. Sources said International Corruption Unit of the NCA arrested the Pakistani couple from Surrey country. The couple was apprehended for not showing legitimate 4