CM orders FBR chairman to return Edhi’s money

CM orders FBR chairman to return Edhi’s money

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has instructed the Chairman of the Federal Revenue Board (FBR), Shabbar Zaidi, to refund the money paid by the Edhi Welfare Foundation, the largest non-governmental organization in the country, as a customs duty on vehicle imports. In a letter to Zaidi, Shah said...

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Police authorities believe that Dua Mangi was kidnapped for ransom

Police authorities believe that Dua Mangi was kidnapped for ransom

The young woman and law student – Dua Mangi was abducted early on Sunday in the DHA by armed men from Bukhari Commercial while her friend Haris Fatah Soomro was shot and wounded. On Thursday, South Zone DIG Sharjeel Kharal said that ” it appears to be a case of...

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PM Khan frees Naya Pakistan Housing Scheme from taxes

PM Khan frees Naya Pakistan Housing Scheme from taxes

Under the Naya Pakistan Housing Scheme, Prime Minister Imran Khan has approved an exemption from sales tax and set construction tax declared Firdous Ashiq Awan, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister. The special assistant said the PM also approved the establishment of a mechanism to prevent adulteration of goods and...

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IHC orders PIMS board to examine Zardari’s health

IHC orders PIMS board to examine Zardari’s health

On Wednesday, the Islamabad High Court (IHC) ordered the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) to create a medical board to determine the health condition of former President Asif Ali Zardari and asked that a new medical report be submitted by December 11. A two-member bench convened by IHC Chief...

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Shahbaz Shareef asserts, ‘Niazi NAB nexus’ seized my property

Shahbaz Shareef asserts, ‘Niazi NAB nexus’ seized my property

President of PML-N Shehbaz Sharif held a press conference in London on Wednesday to announce that “Niazi-NAB nexus had once more been dealt a defeat”. Shahbaz said,“I have always said that an alliance between Imran Niazi and NAB exists,” “However, their alliance failed yet again.” Sharif said he was summoned...

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Hearing session of Zardari’s bail plea to take place today

Hearing session of Zardari’s bail plea to take place today

Former President Asif Zardari’s plea for bail on medical grounds will be heard by the Islamabad High Court on Wednesday (Today). PPPs chairperson, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that the party will file former President Zardari’s bail petition on medical grounds, days after former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was permitted to...

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Pakistan Stock Exchange is booming

Pakistan Stock Exchange is booming

The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) made a strong comeback after being the oddest-performing market in the near past to the greatest-performing market in the world, confirming a revival of investor confidence in the economy of the country. PSX index KSE 100-share index rose 36 percent in dollar terms, or around 10,500 points,...

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NAB withdraws the petition of Ashiyana scam against Shahbaz

NAB withdraws the petition of Ashiyana scam against Shahbaz

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) withdrew a set of appeals on Tuesday when it failed to convince the Supreme Court of the role played by former chief minister Shahbaz Sharif in the Ashiyana-i-Iqbal Housing Scheme to establish that he abused his authority. Senior counsel Naeem Bokhari, the NAB chairman consequently...

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The UK National Crime Agency agrees with Malik Riaz to settle £ 190m after an investigation into the frozen funds

The UK National Crime Agency agrees with Malik Riaz to settle £ 190m after an investigation into the frozen funds

A settlement figure has been negotiated by the National Crime Agency (NCA) with a group holding large property projects in Pakistan and elsewhere. The deal involves an estate estimated at around £50 million in the UK. The £ 190 million settlement is the outcome of an NCA inquiry into a...

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Girl’s Kidnapping From DHA Still Remains Unresolved

Girl’s Kidnapping From DHA Still Remains Unresolved

Police have struggled to find the whereabouts of the young woman, Dua Mangi, who was kidnapped on Saturday night from the Bukhari Commerical Area in Defense Housing Authority. While, at the Aga Khan University Hospital, Haris Fatah, who was with Dua at the time of the shooting and was shot...

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