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Road to Jati Umra: Nawaz skips NAB hearing

Road to Jati Umra: Nawaz skips NAB hearing

LAHORE: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Sunday did not appear before the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Lahore, in “illegal” construction of a road leading to his residence in Jati Umra, Raiwind. Earlier, the bureau had sent the PML-N supreme leader a notice asking him to appear before its combined investigation team …

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Govt not to be dictated by two allies over Fata-KP merger

Govt not to be dictated by two allies over Fata-KP merger

PESHAWAR: The overdue Fata Reforms Bill seeking merger of the tribal region with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will be tabled in the National Assembly on Wednesday, two credible sources told Dawn. They said that the bill that was earlier expected to be presented in the assembly on Friday had to be put off on …

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PTI unveils plan for first 100 days in office if elected to power

PTI unveils plan for first 100 days in office if elected to power

The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) on Sunday presented its agenda to be completed within the first 100 days of government — if the party is elected to power. PTI leaders Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Asad Umar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Chief Minister Pervaiz Khattak and former secretary-general Jahangir Tareen — who was disqualified …

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Islamabad review: SSP tells police to pull up socks

Islamabad review: SSP tells police to pull up socks

Senior Superintendent of Police (Operations) Najeebur Rehman Bugvi has warned that sluggish policing practices would not be tolerated and performance would be reviewed on a regular basis to ensure effective performance of police officials. He stated this while reviewing last fortnight performance report and action taken against criminal elements. He also asked …

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Foreign firm moves SC to seek Volume 10 of JIT report

Foreign firm moves SC to seek Volume 10 of JIT report

ISLAMABAD: An international firm has approached the Supreme Court to seek a copy of Volume 10 of the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) on the Panama Papers case for a final decision on the quantum of damages Pakistan may face over an international dispute with the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). Justice …

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‘Nawaz will soften his rhetoric’, Shahbaz assures concerned PML-N lawmakers

'Nawaz will soften his rhetoric', Shahbaz assures concerned PML-N lawmakers

Several members of PML-N’s parliamentary party on Thursday voiced their reservations regarding a recent controversial interview of their party’s supreme leader published by Dawn, DawnNewsTV reported citing unnamed sources who attended the meeting. Nawaz, the former prime minster, in an interview to Dawn had said: “should we allow them [non-state actors] to cross the border and kill 150 people …

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