NAB files reference against property magnate Malik Riaz

NAB files reference against property magnate Malik Riaz

The National Accountability Bureau on Wednesday filed a reference against Bahria Town’s chairman Malik Riaz and several others for unlawful allotment of an amenity plot in Karachi’s Clifton area where the real estate colossus built Pakistan’s tallest building, Bahria Icon Tower. As per details, the reference is an offshoot of...

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Apex court grants govt 90 days to rectify NAB law

Apex court grants govt 90 days to rectify NAB law

The Supreme Court on Wednesday gave the federal government three months to decide on Section 25(a) of the National Accountability Ordinance 1999, otherwise it would intervene and adjudicate as per law and merit. Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Gulzar Ahmed said modifying the NAB laws was parliament’s privilege, adding...

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Ishaq Dar’s house to be auctioned on Jan 28

Ishaq Dar’s house to be auctioned on Jan 28

The federal government on Tuesday began the process to auction the extensive house of former finance minister Ishaq Dar in a high-end neighborhood of Lahore, in the wake of its confiscation by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) over a reference about assets beyond means. The former finance minister has been...

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PPP terms NAB law ‘mother of all NROs’

PPP terms NAB law ‘mother of all NROs’

The Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) has termed the highly critical National Accountability Bureau Amendment Ordinance 2019 as “mother of all NROs”. In a news conference on Sunday, the PPP’s Punjab president Qamar Zaman Kaira lashed out at the new law, saying it will be mother of all previous NROs. Chaudhry...

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NAB eyes Lahore’s Ring Road for mega graft probe

NAB eyes Lahore’s Ring Road for mega graft probe

The Lahore Ring Road mega project has appeared on NAB’s radar after its audit divulged anomalies worth billions of rupees. According to reports, National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal has ordered an investigation to fix responsibility for financial misappropriation. The chairman directed the NAB Lahore DG to...

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SHC directs NAB to complete investigation against Siraj Durrani in four weeks

SHC directs NAB to complete investigation against Siraj Durrani in four weeks

A Sindh High Court bench has ordered the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to wind up its investigation against Agha Siraj Durrani within four weeks, media sources reported on Wednesday. During the hearing of the case, SHC Judge Justice Ahmed Ali Sheikh asked the NAB investigating officer how far along the...

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Ramzan Sugar Mills case: NAB summons Hamza Shehbaz today

Ramzan Sugar Mills case: NAB summons Hamza Shehbaz today

According to media sources, Leader of the Opposition in the Punjab Assembly Hamza Shehbaz will appear before the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) today (Monday). Hamza is being probed in cases pertaining to assets beyond known sources of income, Saaf Pani case and Ramzan Sugar Mills case. A NAB team will...

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LHC to hear Hamza Shehbaz’s bail petition today

LHC to hear Hamza Shehbaz’s bail petition today

According to sources, PML-N leader and Opposition Leader in the Punjab Assembly, Hamza Shehbaz will appear before the Lahore High Court today (Monday) regarding his bail petition. LHC Chief Justice Sardar Shamim Ahmed had barred the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) from arresting Hamza, earlier on April 6. A two-judge bench...

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NAB team conducts raid at Shehbaz Sharif’s residence to arrest Hamza Shehbaz

NAB team conducts raid at Shehbaz Sharif’s residence to arrest Hamza Shehbaz

According to media reports, NAB is conducting a raid at 96-H Model Town-Shehbaz Sharif’s residence in order to arrest Hamza Shehbaz. Shehbaz Sharif along with his sons Hamza and Salman are facing multiple NAB inquires, including those into the Ashiana Housing scandal, Ramzan Sugar Mills and assets beyond means. “NAB...

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PPP workers clash with police as Bilawal, Zardari enter the NAB office

PPP workers clash with police as Bilawal, Zardari enter the NAB office

ISLAMABAD: Former president Asif Ali Zardari and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) chairperson Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Wednesday appeared before the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in Islamabad in pursuance of its call-up notice in the Park Lane Estate case, media sources reported. They reached the NAB office in a convoy comprising over...

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