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Open trial for Nawaz Sharif as caretaker govt reverses order

The caretaker government withdrew the notification, paving the way for Nawaz Sharif to attend court hearings outside the jail

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NAB summons Imran Khan over his excessive use of official helicopters

Imran Khan says in his official documents that he used the helicopters for 74 hours while in reality he used them for 166 hours: NAB

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How will you rehear the arguments you rejected, Khawaja Haris asks accountability court judge

The court adjourned the hearing of the Al-Azizia Steel Mills and Flagship references until July 30

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Sharif family’s lawyers to appeal Avenfield verdict on Monday

The Sharif family’s lawyers will file an appeal against the decision with the Islamabad High Court on Monday

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Nawaz Sharif’s homecoming ends up with his arrest

Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz were arrested by NAB on their return to Pakistan on Friday. Both have been sentenced to lengthy jail terms in Avenfield reference case involving the purchase of luxury London flats. Uniformed men escorted Sharif and Maryam from the airplane soon after it landed at Lahore. They…

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Zardari, Faryal are not suspects, says CJ during money-laundering hearing

Aitzaz Ahsan, Farooq H Naik and Hussain Lawai have arrived at the court

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For the 4th time, SC extends deadline for Sharif family cases

The top court gave the accountability court another six weeks to complete the proceedings

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NAB summons Musharraf, family members

The National Accountability Bureau has summoned former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, his wife, children and son-in-law in a corruption case. Retired Colonel Inam ur Reheem advocate had submitted an application against Pervez Musharraf. According to officials, NAB has directed Musharraf and his wife Sehba Musharraf and son Bilal Musharraf to appear personally in the Rawalpindi…

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Nawaz Sharif and Maryam get 10 and 7 years

If a general writes the verdict, it will be against former PM Nawaz Sharif just like it was on July 28, said Capt (retd) Safdar

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Analysis: Is Nawaz Sharif the only rotten egg in Pakistan?

According to Agenda 360 host Moiz Jaferii, the “powers that be” had decided that it was time for Mr Sharif to be held accountable

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Maryam Nawaz behind Nawaz Sharif’s downfall, says Imran Khan

The PTI chief said that the verdict in the Avenfield reference would prove that the former PM was involved in money-laundering

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Former Malaysian PM pleads not guilty to breach of trust, abuse of power

In a stunning fall from grace, Malaysia’s former Prime Minister Najib Razak was charged in court on Wednesday as part of an investigation into allegations of extensive corruption and misappropriation at a state fund he founded. Najib pled not guilty to three charges of criminal breach of trust and one count of abuse of power,…

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Ex-Malaysian PM Najib charged with corruption

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was charged with corruption on Wednesday for allegedly accepting millions of dollars in bribe money, in a stunning fall from grace just months after his shock election defeat. Najib, the first ex-premier in Malaysia to appear in front of a judge, is accused of pocketing 42 million ringgit ($10.4…

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Former Malaysian premier Najib arrested amid graft probe

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was arrested on Tuesday, three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters, amid an investigation into how billions of dollars went missing from a state fund he founded almost a decade ago. Authorities picked up Najib from his home after serving him with a remand order, two sources close…

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NAB initiates inquiries against three KP depts for corruption during PTI tenure

NAB has initiated inquiries against three departments of the previous PTI-led government in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. NAB chairperson Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal presided over the board meeting of the corruption watchdog’s Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (KP) chapter on Monday. KP’s local government department came under fire for the delay in completing the Peshawar Metro Bus project. “Why was the project…

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Imran renews vows to strengthen institutions, eliminate corruption

PTI chief Imran Khan told his workers to stop voting for leaders who do not care about them.  Speaking to workers at the Islamabad Convention Centre, he announced that he will hold a big rally in Islamabad on July 23. Nawaz Sharif, Shehbaz Sharif, Ishaq Dar, Kulsoom Nawaz and Captain (retd) Safdar have all gone…

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Israeli PM Netanyahu’s wife charged with fraud: justice ministry

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s wife Sara was charged on Thursday with fraud and breach of trust after a long police investigation into allegations that she falsified household expenses, the justice ministry said. “The Jerusalem district prosecutor a short time ago filed charges against the prime minister’s wife,” the ministry said. The allegations announced last year are…

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Nawaz Sharif leaves for London to spend Eid with ailing wife

Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif flew to London on Thursday to spend Eid with his ailing wife, Kulsoom Nawaz. His daughter, Maryam Nawaz Sharif, accompanied him. Kulsoom is being treated at a London facility for throat cancer. Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar had said on Sunday that Sharif and his daughter can go to London…

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NAB orders probe of former PMs over LNG terminal

Pakistan’s anti-corruption agency has approved an inquiry into former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and his predecessor Nawaz Sharif over a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal project, the agency said on Wednesday. The news comes less than a week after the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), founded by Sharif, finished its five-year term, handing power…

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Pre-poll rigging has begun, says Nawaz Sharif

Pre-poll rigging has begun in the country, said former PM Nawaz Sharif. He had an informal talk with reporters at the accountability court on Wednesday. The court resumed hearing the Avenfield reference against the Sharif family. According to Mr Sharif, pre-poll rigging began the day when he was removed from his post as president of…

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Shahid Masood seeks bail before arrest in PTV corruption case

Anchorperson Dr Shahid Masood has approached the High Court to seek bail before arrest in PTV corruption case. The coordinator of Shahid Masood submitted the bail plea in the court on behalf of the anchorperson. Mr. Masood has requested the court to suspend his arrest warrants and stop FIA from arresting him when he comes…

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