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Govt to approach political leadership over new NAB ordinance

ISLAMABAD: National Assembly Asad Qaiser on Saturday government has decided to take coalition and opposition parties into confidence before issuing an amended National Accountability Bureau (NAB) ordinance. In a message posted on Twitter, Asad Qaiser said that a consultative meeting

LHC raises objection against plea challenging NAB ordinance

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) has raised an objection against the petition filed challenging the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Amendment Ordinance 2019. The petitioner Advocate Ishtiaq Chaudhry filed the plea against the plea stating that the ordinance was against

Govt committed to ensure accountability, says PM’s aide

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister’s Special Assistant on Accountability Shehzad Akbar has clarified that the government cannot compromise on its core pledge of ensuring accountability of corrupt people. Addressing a joint news conference with Communication Minister Murad Saeed, he said the new

Resolution submitted in Punjab Assembly against NAB Ordinance

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) MPA Samiullah Khan on Saturday submitted a resolution in Punjab Assembly against the promulgation of the National Accountability Ordinance 2019. In the resolution, it was mentioned that the object of the ordinance was only to

A toothless NAB

In a deeply controversial move termed as another NRO, the federal government has introduced the NAB Ordinance 2019 promulgated through a presidential ordinance clipping the wings of the anti-corruption watchdog, rendering it completely toothless and virtually ineffective. According to the

President promulgates NAB Ordinance 2019

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi has promulgated the National Accountability (Second Amendment) Ordinance, 2019 barring the anti-corruption watchdog from acting against the business community. The new law offers more protection to public office-holders or government officials while at the same