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NAB files another reference against Zardari in fake bank accounts case

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has filed a reference against former president Asif Ali Zardari into a multi-billion rupees fake accounts case. The Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) co-chairman along with a former employee of the President House, Mushtaq Ahmed,

Rangers to be deployed during Maryam Nawaz’s appearance before NAB

LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has decided to implement fool-proof security measures and will deploy Rangers due to the expected appearance of PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz. The anti-graft watchdog has summoned Maryam Nawaz for questioning in an illegal

Ramzan sugar mills case: NAB summons Maryam Nawaz on March 26

LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Vice-president Maryam Nawaz in the Chaudhry Sugar Mills case on March 26. The anti-corruption watchdog has reportedly obtained new evidence in the case and will investigate the PML-N

LHC to hear NAB’s plea seeking Maryam Nawaz’s bail cancellation today

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) will hear a plea by the National Accountability Bureau’s (NAB) seeking cancellation of post-arrest bail granted to PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz. A two-member bench of the Lahore High Court comprising Justice Sardar Muhammad

Illegal land transfer case: NAB summons Maryam Nawaz

LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz in a case related to the illegal transfer of 180 acres of land in Raiwind. According to sources, the NAB has directed Maryam Nawaz to appear before

NAB makes ‘biggest ever’ Rs21bn plea bargain deal

RAWALPINDI: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has approved the ‘biggest ever’ plea bargain of Rs21 billion from an accused in the famous bank accounts case. Under the deal, approved by accountability court of Islamabad, the anti-graft watchdog has retrieved billions of

NAB moves LHC against Rana Sanaullah’s bail in assets case

LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has moved the Lahore High Court (LHC) to hear the case against the bail granted to Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) leader Rana Sanaullah’s in assets beyond income case. The anti-corruption watchdog stated that

JUI-F chief’s brother Zia-ur-Rehman appears before NAB

PESHAWAR: The younger brother of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman has appeared before the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). Zia-ur-Rehman was summoned by NAB for the second time. He is facing allegations of assets beyond income, illegal appointments and

Chairman NAB summoned in National Assembly, Standing Committee

ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs has summoned the Chairman NAB for a briefing on the issues of Broadsheet. A meeting of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs of the National Assembly will be held on 18th

Broadsheet revelations exposed massive corruption of ruling elites: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan said the after the Panama Papers, the revelations by UK-based firm Broadsheet had exposed the massive scale of corruption and money laundering by ruling elites. “Panama Papers exposed our ruling elites corruption & money laundering

Nation benefits when state institutions are allowed to function independently: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has shared that Anti Corruption in Punjab recovered Rs.206 billion in 27 months in comparison to only Rs.3 billion in the past 10 yrs under corrupt rulers. Taking to Twitter, the prime minister stated that

SHC orders Sindh govt to suspend 500 officials facing corruption cases

KARACHI: Sindh High Court (SHC) has ordered the provincial government to remove all officials facing corruption and criminal cases from their posts and return their ill-gotten wealth. The SHC’s division bench, headed by Justice Nadeem Akhtar, heard the plea filed

NAB’s questionnaire to Maulana Fazlur Rehman sent back undelivered

PESHAWAR: A questionnaire sent by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Peshawar to Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman was sent back undelivered. NAB Peshawar had sent a questionnaire by post but the delivery staff of the concerned post office

NAB sends questionnaire to JUI-F chief over corruption allegations

ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has sent a 26-point questionnaire to Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman to proceed with investigation into corruption cases. The JUI-F chief has been directed to submit the response till December 24 along with

NAB seeks arrest warrants for Maulana Fazlur Rehman’s close aides

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has sought arrest warrants for two close aides of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman. NAB Khyber Pakhtunkwa has written a letter to chairman NAB Justice retired Javed Iqbal to issue arrest warrants

SC issues notice to NAB on bail application of Hamza Shehbaz

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court has issued notice to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on the bail application of Hamza Shehbaz.  The court also expressed disappointment over the non-arrest of co-accused including Salman Shehbaz. Justice Yahya Afridi remarked that it would

Holding NAB accountable

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) is once again in the crossfire, this time by Deputy Senate Chairman Saleem Mandviwalla who said it is now time to hold the anti-graft watchdog accountable. The Supreme Court is also displeased over lengthy ninety

Finance Ministry denies Hafeez Shaikh received NAB notice

ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Finance clarified that Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh has not received any notice so far from the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). “In response to media reports claiming that

NAB files corruption reference against Ahsan Iqbal in Sports City scandal

LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has filed a corruption reference against Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Ahsan Iqbal in the accountability court. The text of the reference filed by NAB states that Ahsan Iqbal misused his powers in the

Court grants bails to PML-N MPA in NAB attack case

LAHORE: An anti-terrorism court in Lahore on Thursday granted bail to Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) MPA Khawaja Imran Nazir. ATC judge Arshad Hussain Bhatta heard the bail plea of the PML-N provincial lawmaker in a case related to the

NAB arrests son of former Gilgit-Baltistan governor

RAWALPINDI: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Rawalpindi has arrested the son of former Gilgit-Baltistan governor Mir Ghazanfar. NAB has arrested Saleem, son of former Gilgit-Baltistan governor, in a fraud case. He is accused of fraud of five crores from the National

Court issues written order declaring Nawaz Sharif a fugitive

LAHORE: The Lahore accountability court has issued a written order declaring Nawaz Sharif, former prime minister, a fugitive. The written order stated that Nawaz Sharif did not appear in court despite repeated summons. The former prime minister did not appear

DMC Korangi contractor commits suicide after NAB summons

KARACHI: A contractor who use to supply petrol and diesel to the District Municipal Corporation (DMC) Korangi has committed suicide. The deceased identified as Tariq Khawaja and was the frontman of Noor Petroleum company. Police said that a case involving

Rs9bn plea bargain approved against Bahria Town director

ISLAMABAD: The accountability court of Islamabad has approved plea bargain of Bahria Town’s director Zain Malik for over Rs9 billion plea with the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). NAB Chairman Javed Iqbal chaired a meeting to review the performance of NAB

SC rejects NAB’s plea for placing Shehbaz Sharif’s name on ECL

LAHORE: The Supreme Court has rejected a petition filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) seeking the inclusion of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Shehbaz Sharif in the Exit Control List (ECL). A two-member bench headed by Justice Mushir Alam

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.