Fake trust deed: Accountability court turns down NAB’s plea against Fake trust deed: Accountability court turns down NAB’s plea against Maryam Nawaz

Fake trust deed: Accountability court turns down NAB’s plea against Fake trust deed: Accountability court turns down NAB’s plea against Maryam Nawaz

Accountability court on Friday has turned down petition of National Accountability Bureau (NAB), claiming Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) vice president Maryam Nawaz had produced a bogus trust deed in Avenfield reference. During the proceedings, judge Mohammad Bashir declared anti-corruption watchdog’s appeal as inadmissible and ruled that no action can be...

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NAB arrests Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

NAB arrests Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has on Thursday arrested former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in Lahore.   Shahid Khaqan Abbasi had skipped the NAB Rawalpindi appearance in a case pertaining to the LNG scandal earlier today. The erstwhile premier had written a letter to the anti-corruption watchdog and sought...

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DG ISPR Asif Ghafoor hails verdict of ICJ as win for Pakistan

DG ISPR Asif Ghafoor hails verdict of ICJ as win for Pakistan

Spokesperson to Pakistan Armed Forces, Director General (DG) Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor on Wednesday hailed the verdict of International Court of Justice (ICJ) over not releasing the alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav as a victory for Pakistan. According to Pakistan Army’s Public Relation division, Maj Gen...

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Kulbhushan Yadav case: ICJ to announce verdict today

Kulbhushan Yadav case: ICJ to announce verdict today

International Court of Justice (ICJ) will decide the fate of Indian spy Kulbhushan Yadav case by announcing a verdict today (July 17) in The Hague, Netherlands whereas Pakistani team has reached the destination.   Pakistani team headed by the attorney general has reached The Hague to hear the verdict. The team...

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CTD Punjab arrests Hafiz Saeed: sources

CTD Punjab arrests Hafiz Saeed: sources

The Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) of Punjab has on Wednesday arrested Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) Chief Hafiz Saeed. According to details, the outlawed JuD head was arrested when he was en route to Gujranwala from Lahore. He has been sent to jail on judicial remand. The CTD had filed cases against Hafiz Saeed...

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SC adjourns hearing of judge Arshad Malik’s video scandal case till July 23

SC adjourns hearing of judge Arshad Malik’s video scandal case till July 23

A three-judge Supreme Court (SC) bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Asif Saeed Khosa on Tuesday conducted hearing on petitions to probe alleged video scandal of former accountability court judge Arshad Malik. During the hearing, the plaintiff’s lawyer completed his arguments and suggested to form neutral inquiry...

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NAB decides to freeze Shehbaz Sharif’s properties in illegal assets case

NAB decides to freeze Shehbaz Sharif’s properties in illegal assets case

 National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Monday has decided to freeze properties of Opposition Leader in National Assembly (NA) Shehbaz Sharif in illegal assets case. The decision came day after Britain-based publication Daily Mail exposed an alleged money launderingscandal of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president Shehbaz Sharif from the UK government aid...

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Controversial video: IHC decides to remove Arshad Malik as accountability judge

Controversial video: IHC decides to remove Arshad Malik as accountability judge

The court’s spokesman said that acting chief justice of IHC Justice Amir Farooq has written a letter to law ministry, seeking to withdraw services of Arshad Malik. Islamabad High Court has also directed to put together affidavit of judge Arshad Malik with the bail pleas of ex-PM Nawaz Sharif in Al-Azizia...

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Rahim Yar Khan: Eleven killed in collision between two trains

Rahim Yar Khan: Eleven killed in collision between two trains

At least eleven persons were killed and 60 others were wounded when Akbar Express collided with a goods train standing at Walhar Railway Station near Rahim Yar Khan in the wee hours of Thursday, According to initial reports, the passenger train was going to Quetta from Lahore when it collided...

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White House has not confirmed PM Imran’s visit, says US State Dept

White House has not confirmed PM Imran’s visit, says US State Dept

The United States (US) Department of State on Wednesday said the White House has not confirmed reports of Prime Minister Imran Khan’s visit to the US. During a press briefing, US State Department Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus said that a meeting between Prime Minister Imran Khan and President Donald Trump is...

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