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January 16, 2019 12:00 AM NAB summons Pervaiz Elahi in forest land case

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned Punjab Assembly Speaker Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi in connection with its probe into illegal allotment of forest land in Rawalpindi to a private housing society during his last tenure as Punjab chief minister. A senior NAB official told The News that the Bureau is probing the former Punjab 1

January 6, 2019 12:00 AM Police probe texts sent to referee

LONDON: Scottish police are looking into texts sent to referee John Beaton after his phone details were leaked online. Beaton found himself in an uncomfortable spotlight after taking charge of Rangers’ 1-0 win over arch Glasgow rivals and Scottish champions Celtic last weekend. Celtic fans were enraged by the 36-year-old Beaton’s failure to take action 2

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

January 4, 2019 2:07 PM NAB asks accountability court to shelve reference against Chaudhry brothers over lack of evidence

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has decided to shelve a pending inquiry against PML-Quaid leaders Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi and Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain over lack of evidence, NAB Prosecutor Waris Ali Janjua confirmed on Friday. NAB Chairman Javed Iqbal allowed withdrawing the inquiries pertaining to huge losses to the national exchequer after 3

January 4, 2019 2:05 AM Another JIT formed to probe Model Town case

LAHORE: The Punjab government on Thursday reconstituted a new five-member Joint Investigation Team (JIT) to probe the 2014 Model Town incident. The team will be headed by Inspector General of National Highways & Motorways Police (NH&MP) Allah Dino Khwaja. The members of the committee included a representative of the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) 5

December 27, 2018 1:36 PM SP Suhai Aziz included in special team to probe Ali Raza Abidi murder

KARACHI: Sindh police on Thursday constituted a seven-member special investigation team to probe the murder of former MQM-P MNA Ali Raza Abidi and arrest those involved in lawmaker’s brutal murder. The panel includes, Pir Muhammad Shah, SSP District South; Tariq Razzaq Dharejo, SP Investigation-I South Zone; Suhai Aziz, Acting SP CLifton Division; Mukhtar 5

December 24, 2018 12:00 AM Reclamation of land: NAB initiates probe against DHA management, others

KARACHI: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has initiated an investigation against the managements of Defence Housing Authority (DHA), Sindh Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA) and other departments for illegal reclamation of a land over Gizri Creek, delta area, course of Malir River near DHA Phase 8 Karachi. Taking cognizance of illegal reclamation 5

December 20, 2018 12:00 AM Sexual assault victim’s body found in TT Singh

TOBA TEK SINGH: The body of an 11-year-old boy Rizwan of Gojra's Nadeem Park was found from a garbage dump at Siraj Town on Wednesday. The boy was missing for the last five months. Rizwan’s parents identified the body from his clothes. Someone had dropped a letter in the house of Akbar, father of Rizwan, in which it was written that three boys of the same locality 8

December 15, 2018 2:44 PM Lahore court acquits two suspects involved in murder of Indian spy Sarabjit Singh

A district and sessions court in Lahore on Saturday acquitted two suspects accused of killing Indian spy Sarabjit Singh inside Kot Lakhpat jail in April 2013, DawnNewsTV reported. Additional District and Sessions Judge Moin Khokar issued directives to release Amir Tanba and Mudasir Munir from custody after all witnesses retracted their statements. The suspects 8

December 14, 2018 12:00 AM Trump denies directing lawyer to break law

Donald Trump on Thursday denied directing his ex-lawyer Michael Cohen to break the law after the US president’s longtime close ally was sentenced to three years for campaign finance violations and other crimes. "I never directed Michael Cohen to break the law. He was a lawyer and he is supposed to know the law," Trump tweeted. "It is called ‘advice of counsel 5