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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

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

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

Safdar, Sanaullah’s bail extended till October 23

LAHORE: An anti-terrorism court (ATC) has extended the bail of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) leaders Rana Sanaullah and Capt (retd) Safdar till 23rd October in a clash outside National Accountability Bureau (NAB) office case. The ATC accepted the plea

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 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

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

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

NAB once again summons Sindh CM in Sindh Roshan case

KARACHI: Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah has been summoned by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Rawalpindi on 6th July in the Sindh Roshan case. The chief minister was earlier summoned by the NAB earlier this month on 4th June

Corruption in BISP: NAB files reference against PPP leader Farzana Raja

RAWALPINDI: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has filed a reference against Farzana Raja – former chairperson of Benzair Income Support Programme (BISP) – and 18 others over alleged corruption in the initiative. The reference comprised of 32 volumes has been sent

NAB files new reference against Asif Zardari, Nawaz Sharif, Yousuf Gilani

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has filed a new reference against former PM Nawaz Sharif, Yousuf Raza Gilani and former president Asif Ali Zardari in fake accounts case.  The owners of the OMNI group, Khawaja Anwar Majeed and his

NAB to challenge Shahid Khaqan, Ahsan Iqbal’s bail in SC

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has decided t0 challenge the bail of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leaders Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Ahsan Iqbal in Supreme Court of Pakistan. According to details, Chairman NAB Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal chaired a

NAB shifts Ahsan Iqbal to Adiala Jail

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Ahsan Iqbal has been shifted to Adiala Jail by National Accountability Bureau (NAB) today (Monday). Accountability court (AC) has ordered a 14-day judicial remand of former finance minister Ahsan Iqbal. The PML-N leader is

PM never created hurdles over Nawaz’s health: Sheikh Rashid

RAWALPINDI: Railways Minister Sheikh Rashid has said that Prime Minister Imran Khan never create hurdles when it came to former premier Nawaz Sharif’s health. Sheikh Rashid said that Nawaz Sharif was being given relief on humanitarian grounds. The federal minister

Corruption cases: Akram Durrani summoned on Nov 12

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Fazl (JUI-F) senior leader Akram Durrani on November 12 in multiple corruption cases. Akram Durrani is currently facing probe in connection with assets beyond known sources of income, illegal recruitment,

ECP to announce Maryam Nawaz’s verdict today

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) will announce its verdict on a petition challenging the appointment of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PMLN) vice president Maryam Nawaz on Tuesday. Appearing before a three-member bench of the commission headed by Chief Election

Khaqan and Miftah’s physical remand extended by 14 days

ISLAMABAD: An Accountability Court has extended the physical remand of former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and former finance adviser Miftah Ismail by 14 days in the LNG case. The physical remand of both former prime minister and former finance

NAB grills Khuhro over acquiring assets beyond means

SUKKUR: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Sindh President Nisar Khuhro on Thursday appeared before the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Sukkur in cases related to assets beyond known means and undeclared accounts and submitted his written reply to the questionnaire. According to

LNG case: Miftah Ismail remanded in NAB custody for 11-day

ISLAMABAD: Former finance minister Miftah Ismail has been handed over to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on 11-day physical remand in the LNG case today. The NAB will present the former finance minister in court on 19th August Miftah, who

Sugar Mills case: NAB apprehends Maryam Nawaz

LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau has apprehended Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Maryam Nawaz Sharif in the Chaudhry Sugar Mills case today. The PMLN leader was arrested for skipping appearance in Sugar Mills and money laundering cases. Maryam Nawaz went