Politics

Govt won’t become hurdle in path to accountability: Fawad Chaudhry

Govt won’t become hurdle in path to accountability: Fawad Chaudhry

ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) – Federal Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry on Wednesday said that the government won’t interfere in National Accountability Bureau (NAB) investigations.While speaking to the National Assembly session Federal Minister said that opposition is making noise because they do not want accountability but government has no intentions to interfere in accountability process.During the NA […]

Cabinet Division issues new list of Federal Cabinet members

Cabinet Division issues new list of Federal Cabinet members

ISLAMABAD  – Cabinet Division on Tuesday issued new lists of Federal Ministers, State Ministers, Advisers and Spacial Assistants to Prime Minister.The list also contains the name of former federal minister Azam Swati who has resigned from his post few days ago.Yousaf Baig Mirza has been appointed Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Media Affairs, […]

No gas load shedding being carried out, NA told

No gas load shedding being carried out, NA told

ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly was informed on Tuesday that no gas load shedding is being carried out in any part of the country.Responding to a calling attention notice moved by Agha Hassan Baloch, Minister for Petroleum Ghulam Sarwar Khan admitted there is issue of low gas pressure in different cities.He said Sui Southern Gas Pipelines Limited […]

PM Imran to review ministries’ performance every three months

PM Imran to review ministries’ performance every three months

ISLAMABAD: A special meeting of the federal cabinet on Monday reviewed performance of each ministry with a view to enhancing their performance and improving quality of life of the people, a statement issued by the media wing of the Prime Minister’s Office said.The six-hour marathon session, chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan, decided to task each […]

Govt to unveil new economic roadmap: PM

Govt to unveil new economic roadmap: PM

KARACHI: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday announced launching a new economic roadmap envisaging a strategy to overcome challenges and reset the country on the path to progress in the next six to nine months.The prime minister was on a day-long visit to the provincial metropolis during which he met representatives of the business community, Sindh Governor […]

NAB summons Zardari, Bilawal on Dec 13

NAB summons Zardari, Bilawal on Dec 13

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Sunday summoned Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) supremos Asif Zadari and Bilawal Bhutto on December 13.According to NAB spokesperson, Zardari and Bilawal have been called at NAB office in Rawalpindi on the aforementioned date.Sources say that Bilawal has been called in the capacity of shareholder of a private firm.PPP leader […]

US pushed Pakistan away, we are not your hired gun: PM Imran

US pushed Pakistan away, we are not your hired gun: PM Imran

Prime Minister Imran Khan reflected on the tumultuous bilateral relationship between Islamabad and Washington and said it was the “United States which basically pushed Pakistan away”.In an interview with The Washington Post, the premier stressed on two-dimensional ties. “Our relationship with China is not one-dimensional. It’s a trade relationship between two countries. We want a similar […]

Usman Dar submits evidence against Asif

Usman Dar submits evidence against Asif

ISLAMABAD:Prime Minister’s Special Assistant on Youth Affairs Usman Dar has submitted evidence in the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) against alleged money laundering by Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Khawaja Asif.According to details, the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader submitted proofs against Khawaja Asif about foreign investments made by him and details of benami transactions made through his […]

SC asks timeframe for Diamer-Bhasha dam

SC asks timeframe for Diamer-Bhasha dam

ISLAMABAD:Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar has asked the timeframe from Water and Power and Development Authority (Wapda) for Diamer-Bhasha dam.He said that the court’s decision on Diamer-Bhasha and Mohmand dams has become final as no review petition was filed against it.In a hearing on Thursday, Justice Nisar said that an implementation bench […]

Delay in medical board for Shehbaz ‘raises questions’

Delay in medical board for Shehbaz ‘raises questions’

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb has said immediate steps should be taken for the medical treatment of National Assembly Opposition Leader Shehbaz Sharif.Addressing the media on Wednesday after former PM Nawaz Sharif’s hearing in the accountability bureau, she said National Accountability Bureau’s (NAB) detention of suspects in closed cell violates conventions of basic human rights.The […]

SC to hear Model Town case today

SC to hear Model Town case today

ISLAMABAD  – A five-member larger bench of the Supreme Court (SC) will hear the case pertaining to the Model Town tragedy today (Wednesday), Dunya News reported.The SC five five-member larger bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Mian Saqib Nisar and comprising of Justice Asif Saeed Khosa, Justice Azmat Saeed, Justice Faisal Arab […]