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Prosecution head in treason case against Musharraf quits

  • ISLAMABAD: The high treason case against former military dictator retired Gen Pervez Musharraf suffered a blow on Monday as head of the prosecution Mohammad Akram Sheikh tendered his resignation. In his resignation letter sent to the interior secretary, Advocate Sheikh expressed his inability to proceed with the case after the imminent change of government at […]

  • Building dams not judges’ job, says CJP

    ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar has said it is not the judiciary’s job to build water reservoirs in the country, and that it is the responsibility of the executive. His comments came weeks after he had initiated the donation fund for the Diamer-Bhasha and Mohmand dams. The CJP said that the […]

  • NAB arrests Navid Sadiq involved in pilgrims (Hujjaj) scam

    PESHAWAR, Jul 18 (APP):National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Wednesday arrested Navid Sadiq resident of Kohat allegedly involved in the offence of cheating public at large with more than 51 potential pilgrims (Hujjaj) worth millions of rupees. The spokesperson said that in the light of directions of Chairman NAB Justice Javed Iqbal to arrest absconders in corruption […]

  • Federal cabinet, employees to donate portion of salary in dams fund

    ISLAMABAD, July 18 (APP):The caretaker federal cabinet Wednesday decided to contribute a portion of its salary in the fund meant for construction of Diamer Basha and Mohmand dams. The cabinet meeting, chaired by Prime Minister Justice (R) Nasir-ul-Mulk here at the PM Office, gave its seal of approval to the plan, under which the cabinet […]

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    Candidates funding dams should be voted for: Bhutta

    BAHAWALPUR, Jul 18 (APP):Social leader and researcher on water issues, Malik Habibullah Bhutta has urged the candidates contesting general election, They must donate for construction of new dams in Supreme Court Fund. In a statement issued here on Wednesday, he said that Pakistan has been facing water scarcity at alarming level. He feared that the […]

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    Political party candidates using all tactics to grab voters attention : Report

    ISLAMABAD, July 18 (APP):Ahead of general elections 2018 in Pakistan, Amid the charge and fueled fanaticism of election campaigning, political parties are using all the tactics to allure the voter to remain intact the support till the polling day. A report aired by a private news channel said, From shouting the glittering and enchanting slogans […]