- Doubts raised over NAB's expertise in ex-PM questioning(23:02)
Islamabad, July 20 (IANS) The questioning of former Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi facing charges of corruption by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has revealed interesting insight into the legal knowledge and technical skills of the former PM, so much so that even NAB expertise appeared subdued, a media report said on Saturday.
- Shehbaz Sharif says Pak govt planting fake news(21:34)
Islamabd, July 20 (IANS) Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz group chief and Opposition leader in the National Assembly Shahbaz Sharif on Saturday accused the Imran Khan government of defaming him.
- NAB launches money laundering probe against Maryam Nawaz(16:12)
Lahore, July 20 (IANS) Pakistan's anti-corruption watchdog has initiated another probe against former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's daughter and PML-N leader Maryam Nawaz after the Islamabad accountability court rejected its application seeking legal proceedings against her for using a bogus trust deed in the Avenfield graft case.
- Pakistan faces UK aid cut as pressures grow(17:10)
London, July 19 (IANS) Britain's aid to Pakistan could reduce significantly by next year as pressure on the government grows to cut foreign aid to all countries amidst Brexit crisis, rise in poverty at home and a parliamentary inquiry into aid for Pakistan reviewing aid from 2013 to 2018, Geo News has reported.
- Won't bow down before traders' pressure, says Imran(22:04)
Islamabad, July 18 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has told the trading community in the country that he will not bow down before any pressure and asserted that the government won't take back any decision that has been taken to kick-start the economy.