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Court moves to declare Shehbaz Sharif’s daughter a proclaimed offender

LAHORE: An accountability court has started the proceedings to declare Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Shehbaz Sharif’s daughter a proclaimed offender in a money laundering case. Following the court order, the investigation officer of the case put up proclamations of

NAB accuses Shehbaz Sharif of not cooperating in investigation

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has accused the leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif of not cooperating in the investigation. A money laundering case investigation report from Shehbaz Sharif came to light in which he

Shehbaz Sharif sent to jail as court rejects remand extension

LAHORE: An accountability court on Tuesday sent Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif to Kot Lakhpat Jail on judicial remand in the money laundering and assets beyond means case. The court directed jail authorities to present

NAB to close corruption inquiry in ‘Saaf Pani’ scam

LAHORE: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Lahore has decided to close the corruption inquiry in the ‘Saaf Pani’ scam. According to sources, the NAB Lahore sought approval from the bureau chairman to close the inquiry. It was stated that no concrete

NAB Chairman takes notice of Roosevelt Hotel’s closure in US

ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (retired) Javed Iqbal has taken notice of the closure of Roosevelt Hotel owned by the national airline PIA in the United States. Chairman NAB has directed DG NAB Rawalpindi to investigate the matter.

NAB holding politicians unilaterally accountable: Shahid Khaqan

KARACHI: Former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) is holding politicians unilaterally accountable.  Speaking to the media outside the court on the occasion of his appearance in the case related to illegal recruitment,

NAB recommends cancellation of Nawaz Sharif’s passport, ID

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has recommended the cancellation of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s passport and identity card. According to Home Ministry sources, NAB Rawalpindi has received a letter from the Interior Ministry. The NAB wrote in the

NAB releases its performance report for year 2019

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has released its performance report for the year 2019. A meeting was held at NAB headquarters under the chairmanship of the NAB) Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal in which the overall performance of NAB

NAB decides to close inquiry against Saad Rafique

LAHORE: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has decided to close an inquiry against Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Khawaja Saad Rafique regarding embezzlement in the sale of railway lands. The DG NAB forwarded the recommendations to close the inquiry into leasing

NAB submits Nawaz Sharif’s assets details

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has submitted a detailed report on Nawaz Sharif’s assets to the accountability court. The assets include the former prime minister’s name in agricultural land, vehicles, bank accounts, and shares in various companies. NAB investigating

NAB arrests PPP leader Jamil-uz-Zaman

HYDERABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has arrested Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Makhdoom Jamil-uz-Zaman. Makhdoom Jamil-uz-Zaman is the son of deceased PPP leader Makhdom Amin Fahim and the former Nazim of Taluka Hala. He is accused of misuse of power

Nisar Khuhro moves SHC seeking pre-arrest bail

KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Nisar Khuhro has moved the Sindh High Court (SHC) seeking pre-arrest bail against the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). The PPP Sindh President has filed a petition through his counsel in the high court stating

NAB never filed a case against any innocent: Javed Iqbal

ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (retired) Javed Iqbal has said that the anti-graft body never filed a case against any innocent. Javed Iqbal while addressing the function said that the NAB believes in a transparent accountability process and

SHC restrains NAB from raiding houses without search warrants

KARACHI: The Sindh High Court has restrained the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) from carrying out raids on the residences of Sindh Irrigation Minister Sohail Anwar Siyal. A two-judge bench gave the order while hearing bail petitions of the Sindh minister

IHC objects to NAB petition seeking Nawaz Sharif’s bail cancellation

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court has raised objection over a petition filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) seeking cancellation of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s bail in the Avenfield reference. The Registrar’s Office of the Islamabad High Court has

Zardari’s indictment in money laundering case deferred till Sept 17

ISLAMABAD: An accountability court on Wednesday deferred the indictment of former president Asif Ali Zardari in the money laundering case till September 17. The PPP co-chairman appeared before an accountability court but the indicted after his consel submitted a new

NAB summons Rana Sanaullah on Sept 10 in assets case

LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Rana Sanaullah in assets beyond means case on 10th September. The NAB Lahore asked Sanaullah to appear before a combined investigation team at its Thokar Niaz Baig

Opposition and FATF laws

The government is working against a ticking clock to pass FATF-related legislation before the progress is reviewed. These efforts to avoid a blacklist and triggering sanctions suffered a setback as two bills were blocked in the opposition-dominated Senate, leading the

NAB summons Maulana Fazl’s brother in graft cases

PESHAWAR: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has initiated an inquiry against Zia-ur-Rehman, a grade-19 officer and brother of JUI-F chief Maulana Fazl-ur-Rehman. NAB Peshawar has issued a notice to appear for questioning in graft cases on 25th August. He also

Opposition does not want to see Buzdar as Punjab CM: Chohan

LAHORE: Punjab Information Minister Fayyazul Hassan Chohan has expressed disappointment that the opposition does not want to see Usman Buzdar as Punjab Chief Minister. Fayyazul Hassan Chohan said that it has been two years since Usman Buzdar is serving as

CM Punjab to appear before NAB today

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar will appear in the office of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) today in the liquor license case. During the last hearing, the NAB ordered Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar to submit his reply by

Man impersonating as NAB chairman’s adviser likely to go scot-free

ISLAMABAD: The bureaucracy is riffled with the arrest of a man impersonating as the legal adviser of the Chairman National Accountability Bureau (NAB) and efforts are being made to let him go scot-free, it has been learnt. On 6th August,

Maryam Nawaz’s return

Maryam Nawaz made a comeback to the political spotlight but it was unlike what most had expected. NAB had summoned the presumed PML-N political heir for questioning in a land case involving the Sharif family. Maryam had the blessings of

At least 58 PML-N workers arrested over attacking NAB office

LAHORE: At least 58 Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) workers have been arrested following yesterday’s clash outside the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) office to jail on 14-day judicial remand. The local court on Wednesday sent 58 workers to the prison. The accused

AC turns downs Zardari’s plea against NAB in Park Lane case

ISLAMABAD: The Accountability Court (AC) has rejected the petition of former President Asif Ali Zardari against the jurisdiction of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in the Park Lane reference. The accountability court, after hearing arguments from both sides, delivered its

Man arrested for impersonating as NAB Chairman’s legal adviser

ISLAMABAD: A man has been arrested for falsely claiming to the legal adviser of the Chairman National Accountability Bureau (NAB) and fraudulently receiving vast amounts from various individuals. The fraudster was arrested by Margalla police station and used to identify

Supreme Court takes notice of illegal appointments in NAB

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court has taken a suo-motu notice of the appointment of illegal appointments in the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). The Supreme Court took suo motu notice of the written verdict in the bail case of accused Muhammad Nadeem,

AC indicts Shehbaz, Hamza in Ramzan Sugar Mills case

LAHORE: An Accountability court has indicted Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif and his son Hamza Shehbaz in the Ramzan Sugar Mills case. During the hearing, the court directed to start indictment proceedings over which, the PML-N leader’s lawyer

Abbasi deplores NAB for not filing LNG case reference

ISLAMABAD: An Accountability Court on Thursday adjourned proceedings hearing of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) case against former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi. The hearing was adjourned without any proceedings till 7th September due to unavailability of Accountablity Court Judge Azam

Zardari’s indictment deferred in two NAB references

ISLAMABAD: An Accountability Court on Wednesday deferred indictment of former president Asif Ali Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur in two corruption references. The court deferred proceedings in money laundering and Pink Residency references filed by the National Accountability Bureau