Monthly archives: January, 2017

PM, children change legal team,

PM, children change legal team, once again Makhdoom Ali Khan to represent Nawaz instead of Salman Aslam Butt * Instead of Akram Sheikh, Shahid Hamid to plead case of Maryam, SafdarISLAMABAD: The Prime Minister and his children have once again shown the door to their legal team and hired new counsel to plead the Panamagate …

PTI allegedly reveals trail of emails

PTI allegedly reveals trail of emails   Last Updated On 03 January,2017 10:16 pm Maryam was declared owner of two companies in a letter written by another entity: Imran Khan ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) – Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has allegedly revealed trail of emails on Tuesday before media over Panama Leaks case. Chairman of PTI, Imran Khan …

Prime Minister, children have new counsel team

Prime Minister, children have new counsel team January 04, 2017KHUDAYAR MOHLA The prime minister’s daughter Maryam Safdar and her husband Safdar Awan had been represented respectively by advocates Akram Sheikh and Salman Aslam Butt. Now they will be represented by Shahid Hamid, a lawyer who is a former governor of Punjab. Meanwhile, the Tehreek-e-Insaf submitted …

Every country of the world has a plea bargain

LAHORE: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Qamar Zaman Chaudhry on Monday said NAB is bound to exercise plea bargain on the application by any convict, following the relevant law. He was addressing a meeting with senior editors and reporters organised by Council of Pakistan Newspaper Editors (CPNE) at a hotel. Chaudhry said that almost every …

NAB facilitating corruption: SC

NAB facilitating corruption: SC  Top court says NAB taking undue advantage of voluntary return provision * Asks govt to explain whether NAB and FIA’s Anti-Corruption Wing share same powers By: Syed Sabeeh ul Hussnai   ISLAMABAD: He said this while hearing the NAB law on voluntary return of money case. A two-member bench led by Justice …

by anyone against plea bargain

ISLAMABAD: Despite severe universal denunciation and rejection of the plea bargain facility in the wake of a high-profile transaction, a question that circulates in many minds is as to who will bell the cat — amend the National Accountability Ordinance (NAO) 1999 to scrap this clause. Everybody who is anybody across the political spectrum is …

Rs 285 billion recovered under plea bargain: NAB Chairman Last Updated On 02 January,2017 06:16 pm

NAB chief addressed a ceremony organised by APNS in the provincial capital LAHORE (Dunya News) – Chairman of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chaudhry Qamar Zaman has said on Monday that around Rs 285 billion have been added to the national treasury under plea bargain clause. NAB chief addressed a ceremony organised by All Pakistan Newspapers …

Unanimously passes Hindu Marriage Bill 2016

Unanimously passes Hindu Marriage Bill 2016 AAPP January 02, 2017 Pakistan ISLAMABAD: The committee met here Monday with Senator Nasreen Jalil in the chair. Senator Sitara Ayaz, Muhammad Mohsin Khan Leghari, Mufti Abdul Sattar, Nisar Muhammad, Aitzaz Ahsan, Farhatullah Baber, Dr. Ashok Kumar, Dr. Ramesh Kumar Vankwani and Dr. Darshan were also present at the …

Federal govt failed to fulfill responsibilities on NAP: Sindh CM

KARACHI (Dunya News) – Chief Minister of Sindh (CM) Murad Ali Shah on Monday has expressed resentment over government’s responsibilities on National Action Plan (NAP). According to details, a session of apex committee chaired by Sindh CM approved hearing of another nine cases in military courts. The House also accepted suggestion to form special force …