NAB interrogates Khawaja Asif in assets beyond means case

NAB interrogates Khawaja Asif in assets beyond means case

RAWALPINDI: Former defence minister Khawaja Asif on Tuesday appeared before a joint investigation team of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in Rawalpindi to record his statement in assets beyond means case. Reportedly, the investigation team interrogated him while asking about his net assets in the country. “How many assets do you possess abroad and where […]

Court approves physical remand of Muhammad Mushtaq till April 23

Court approves physical remand of Muhammad Mushtaq till April 23

LAHORE: Alleged front man of Sharif family Muhammad Mushtaq on Tuesday appeared before accountability court in connection with money laundering case. During the hearing, National Accountability Bureau (NAB) official said that the accused had transferred Rs50 crore into account of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president Shehbaz Sharif’s son Salman Shehbaz. Mushtaq was manager at Ramzan […]

50 percent work on Kartarpur Corridor has been completed: FO

50 percent work on Kartarpur Corridor has been completed: FO

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Office spokesman Dr Mohammad Faisal on Tuesday has told that more than 50 percent work on Kartarpur Corridor has been completed as terminals and roads are almost constructed.  In a statement, the spokesman said that there are few matters with India including construction of bridge over the river and other technical aspects that still […]

Nawaz Sharif seeks exemption from Al-Azizia appeal hearing in IHC

Nawaz Sharif seeks exemption from Al-Azizia appeal hearing in IHC

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday will resume hearing of an appeal filed by former premier Nawaz Sharif against his conviction in the Al-Azizia reference. The division bench comprising Justice Aamer Farooq and Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani are scheduled to preside over hearing of the appeal. However, Sharif has sought exemption from personal […]

Repetitions don’t make truth of a lie: DG ISPR

Repetitions don’t make truth of a lie: DG ISPR

RAWALPINDI: Claiming possession of evidence on shooting F16, Indian Air Force still completely failed to present this evidence. In a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Director General ISPR Maj General Asif Ghafoor said that Pakistan Air Force, shot down two Indian Air Force (IAF) jets and the wreckage was seen on ground […]

US acknowledges Pakistan’s sacrifices in war against terror

US acknowledges Pakistan’s sacrifices in war against terror

ISLAMABAD: The United States on Monday acknowledged Pakistan’s sacrifices in war against terrorism. According to the declaration issued on Monday, US CENTCOM Commander General Kenneth F. McKenzie’s was in Pakistan on two-day official visit. During the visit, the US CENTCOM Commander discussed matters pertaining to Pakistan’s role in facilitating for peace talks in Afghanistan. “In […]

Inzamam-ul-Haq picks Pakistan as 2019 World Cup favorite

Inzamam-ul-Haq picks Pakistan as 2019 World Cup favorite

LAHORE: Chief selector of Pakistan cricket team and legendary middle order batsman Inzamam-ul-Haq said Pakistan are more than capable of winning the 2019 World Cup. Pakistan cricket team with head coach Mickey Arthur was thrashed 5-0 by Australia last month in UAE. The chief selector expressed that series was not a fair reflection of the […]

Taliban kill 12 Afghan security forces in western Afghanistan

Taliban kill 12 Afghan security forces in western Afghanistan

KABUL: Taliban fighters have killed 12 security forces in the last 48 hours in ongoing fighting in Afghanistan’s western province of Badghis, the defence ministry said Monday. In the latest assault on Afghan forces — who have faced devastating losses in recent years — Taliban fighters last week smashed through government lines near the city of […]

‘Not a world I want my children to see’: Matuidi blasts racism scourge

‘Not a world I want my children to see’: Matuidi blasts racism scourge

PARIS: Blaise Matuidi echoed the disillusionment of other black footballers when he said on Sunday that the events of the week suggested “this is not a world I want my children to see.” Matuidi was one of the three Juventus players abused with monkey noises during a victory at Cagliari during the week. Teenage team-mate Moise Kean attracted […]

Country’s economy has been weaned off ICU: Asad Umar

Country’s economy has been weaned off ICU: Asad Umar

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Asad Umar said on Monday that talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have entered the final stage, and the economy has been recovered from an “ICU state.” Reportedly, he addressed an event in Islamabad where he asserted that “the phase of crisis has ended” and now the country is heading towards development […]

I am known as a six machine: Chris Gayle

I am known as a six machine: Chris Gayle

JAMAICA: West Indian master blaster talked about his six-hitting ability in an interview with former cricketer Ian Bishop and said he is known as a six machine. The 39-year-old left-handed batsman said it is natural for him to try to hit sixes. Seeing the ball flying over the boundary gives me joy, he said. “Someone […]

NAB summons Hamza Shahbaz on April 10 in assets beyond means case

NAB summons Hamza Shahbaz on April 10 in assets beyond means case

LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Monday issued another summon to Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) senior leader and Punjab Assembly’s opposition leader Hamza Shahbaz to appear before its investigation team on April 10 at 11am in an ongoing probe into assets beyond known sources of income and money laundering case against him. Earlier today, […]