ISLAMABAD– The Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar sternly remarked on Tuesday that those calling dam funds ‘begging’ should be ashamed of themselves. While hearing a case pertaining to early construction of Punjab Kidney and Liver Institute, the CJP said, “The construction of dam is in national interests and we are gathering funds for […]
A severe lack of funds provided to the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) police force in the run-up to the elections has raised fears that security arrangements for the polls ─ just six days away ─ in the province will be greatly affected. Police high-ups told DawnNewsTV on Thursday that despite the police department submitting a Rs369 million election […]
ISLAMABAD: The Elec-tion Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has proposed a bar on political parties from collecting money from aspiring electoral candidates.“No political party shall receive any amount from any of its prospective candidate in the name of party fund for issuance of party ticket to that candidate,” a draft code of conduct prepared by the […]
LAHORE:National Accountability Bureau has summoned former PM Nawaz Sharif for allegedly misusing public funds to build Raiwind to Jaati Umra road.According to sources, NAB has also accused Nawaz Sharif of misusing his authority to accrue personal benefits.If Nawaz fails to appear today, a reference is expected to be filed against him in this case.
Pakistani athletes struggling to keep the training camp open in order to prepare for the upcoming Asian Games, in August this year in Indonesia. A training camp for wrestling, karate and jujitsu was being held at Lahore, before the Pakistan Sports Board (PSB) told the team management that they could no longer keep the camp open […]
QUETTA: Taking nationalist parties to task for neglecting the people of Balochistan, Chief Minister Abdul Quddus Bizenjo has accused the former head of the provincial government and his associates of utilising Rs680 billion of the Rs880 billion Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) funds for their own benefit.“Abdul Malik Baloch, Mehmood Khan Achakzai and Hasil Bizenjo spent only […]
NAB Karachi has arrested two accused persons namely Inam Akbar and Yousuf Kabooro from Islamabad today, in media campaign funds scam, after the Supreme Court recalled their ad interim bail. .Inam Akbar is owner of media advertising company namely Messrs Evernew Concept and Yousuf Kabooro was serving as Deputy Director Information Department Government of Sindh. […]
KARACHI, November 2: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has lashed out at PML-N government for holding back 2 to 3 billion rupees Sindh Zakat Council fund since last three months without any known reasons. “This ugly act is tantamount to deprive province’s 90,000 Zakat beneficiaries who are innocently looking for what is due […]