July 20, 2017

Seeking PM resignation portrays no-confidence in SC; JIT over stepped from its mandate Islamabad Senior leader of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) Daniyal Aziz Tuesday castigated some opposition parties for changing their stance on Panama Papers case. Talking to media, he pointed out that some political parties, despite having no link with the case, have […]

ISLAMABAD – The government Thursday told the Senate that the SC-sanctioned joint investigation team (JIT) on the Panama Papers case “exceeded” its mandate. It also said that the demand for the resignation of prime minister was out of question in the wake of the JIT report which was dubbed as “flawed report”. Law Minister Zahid […]

SADIQABAD-PPP MPA Syed Murtaza Mehmood said that Panama Papers exposed corruption and money-laundering of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and made him unable to serve as premier of the country.He was talking to media after inquiring health of PPP leader Sardar Saeed Ahmed Dhakkar at his house here the other day. He said that the Sharif […]

The first-ever major report looking into the secretive workings of the Big Four accountancy firms that assist individuals and companies to evade taxes has been released by members of European Parliament from the European United Left-Nordic Green Left (GUE/NGL) who sit on the European Parliament’s Panama Papers inquiry committee. Co-authored by Professor Richard Murphy — […]

ISLAMABAD: Lawmakers in the Senate Wednesday called for a new law for across-the-board accountability of all the institutions including judiciary and military. The temperature is expected to rise Thursday afternoon, when the House will initiate debate on the Joint Investigation Report (JIT). Law Minister Zahid Hamid opposed the opposition’s motion and said that the matter […]

Mossack Fonseca is a Panamanian law firm that helps clients hide their wealth using offshore bank accounts and shell companies. Eleven million documents have been leaked from this law firm. Among the named clients were Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s family members. As owners of a range of companies from steel to sugar mills, the […]