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December 17, 2017 12:00 AM Former govts looted exchequer, says CM adviser

PESHAWAR: Adviser to the Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Shakeel Ahmad Khan Advocate Saturday said former public representativeshad looted the national exchequer and made properties in Dubai and other European countries. He made it clear that they would be made accountable in courts. He was speaking to a public meeting held at near Batkhela which was also addressed

December 17, 2017 12:00 AM Dar’s guarantor challenges AC’s order for seizure of property

ISLAMABAD: The guarantor of finance minister Senator Muhammad Ishaq Dar, in assets beyond means case, Ahmed Ali Qaddoosi, has challenged the Accountability Court’s (AC) verdict of seizure of his property in the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Saturday. Dar’s guarantor has submitted to the high court that there is no element of dishonesty in absence of Dar from the Accountability

December 17, 2017 12:00 AM Relief given in Imran case, says Iftikhar Ch

LAHORE: Former chief justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry has said relief has been given in Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan’s case. He said that Nawaz and Imran cases were same but one was given relief. The former chief justice expressed these views while addressing a reception held in his honour in the Mugalpura area here on Sunday. He said that the same situation

December 17, 2017 12:00 AM Billionaire founder of Canada drug firm in ‘suspicious’ death

OTTAWA: Canada´s global pharmaceutical giant Apotex has confirmed the death of its billionaire founder Barry Sherman, after police reported two “suspicious” deaths at the couple´s upscale Toronto home. Police did not identify the victims, who were found on Friday, but Canadian media named them as Sherman and his wife Honey, prominent Canadians whose

December 17, 2017 12:00 AM Ex-wrestler Mian Aziz dies

LAHORE: Former national wrestler and Old Ravian Mian Abdul Aziz of Gawalmandi breathed his last at the age of 80. He won Inter-collegiate flyweight mat wrestling championship in Govt Collge in early 60s. He was uncle of ex-international; weightlifter Akeel Javed Butt. He was father of Mohsin Aziz, Ahmed, Haseeb and Faisal. Qul of Mian Abdul Aziz will be held on Sunday

December 16, 2017 12:00 AM Champions League hurting Chelsea’s chances: Hazard

LONDON: Eden Hazard admits Chelsea are experiencing a more gruelling December than during last season’s Premier League title-winning campaign because of the club’s involvement in the Champions League. Antonio Conte’s side welcome Southampton to Stamford Bridge this weekend after recovering from the shock defeat at West Ham United with a convincing 3-1 midweek

December 16, 2017 12:00 AM Putin’s ex-minister awarded 8-year jail over $2m bribe

MOSCOW: A Russian court on Friday sentenced former economy minister Alexei Ulyukayev to eight years in a penal colony for taking a $2 million bribe from an ally of President Vladimir Putin. Ulyukayev is the highest-ranking official arrested in Putin's 17 years in power. The Moscow court ruled he must also pay a fine of 130 million roubles ($2.2 million)

December 16, 2017 12:00 AM Sheikh Rasheed advises Imran to remarry Jemima

ISLAMABAD: Awami Muslim League (AML) chief Sheikh Rasheed on Friday gushed over Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan’s former wife Jemima Goldsmith, saying that after Allah, she saved Imran in the disqualification reference. Talking to Geo News, the AML chief said that in the above case, Jemima Khan played a key role in the proceedings, adding

December 15, 2017 12:00 AM Pak players fail to impress in Kulsum Int’l Tennis

ISLAMABAD: All local players made exit from the men’s singles of the Begum Kulsum ITF Futures Tennis Tournament following second round defeats at the hands of foreign players at the PTF Complex clay courts Thursday. Pakistan main hope Aqeel Khan and Samir Iftikhar lost in straight sets. Though Aqeel showed some resilience, he was defeated by the top seed Ivan Nedelko 1

December 15, 2017 12:00 AM NAB appeal against acquittal: PHC puts former ANP MNA, brother on notice

PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Thursday put on notice former Awami National Party (ANP) MNA Naseemur Rehman and his two brothers in an appeal of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) against the acquittal by the accountability court in assets case. A division bench comprising Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth and Justice Musarrat Hilali admitted 1