September 2017

LONDON: The leadership of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has decided to remove Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in the wake of inquiry into corruption allegations against him, Samaa reported. According to our correspondent, the decision to take resignation from Ishaq Dar was taken at a high-level consultative meeting chaired by ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in […]

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When the Panama Papers were released in 2016, the investigative report led to protesting in countries around the globe and deposed several world leaders. “The Panama Papers is the largest leak… of secret financial information ever obtained by journalists. It’s 11.5 million records of secretive, offshore structures belonging to thousands of people around the world, […]

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SWABI: Vowing to make Pakistan corruption-free, Jamaat-i-Islami (JI) chief Senator Sirajul Haq said on Sunday that his party’s fight against the corrupt practices and tainted leaders would continue. Talking to reporters before leaving for Buner district where he was scheduled to address a public meeting, he said the amendment passed in the Senate under which […]

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Former Prime Minister and Chairman of the Progressive Party Sigmundur Davið Gunnlaugsson announced in a letter on his website he will be leaving the party to form a new one. The letter, released yesterday, is a lengthy one which traces his career in politics from when he was elected chairman of the Progressive Party in […]

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SWABI: Vowing to make Pakistan corruption-free, Jamaat-i-Islami (JI) chief Senator Sirajul Haq said on Sunday that his party’s fight against the corrupt practices and tainted leaders would continue. Talking to reporters before leaving for Buner district where he was scheduled to address a public meeting, he said the amendment passed in the Senate under which […]

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By Sajjad Hussain Islamabad, Sep 25 Pakistan Finance Minister Ishaq Dar today appeared before an accountability court here in connection with the Panama Papers scandal and submitted surety bonds worth Rs 1 million to secure his bail. The court, which is hearing graft cases filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on September 8 against […]

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Iceland will hold a national election on Oct. 28 after the governing coalition collapsed amid a scandal about a proposed pardon for a sex offender. President Gudni Th. Johannesson said Monday it was clear there was no chance of forming a new government from the existing parliament. Prime Minister Bjarni Benediktsson resigned Saturday after one […]

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‘Changing of the guard’ In a brief ceremony at the Nationalist Party headquarters, outgoing PN leader Simon Busuttil handed over the keys of his office to his successor, Adrian Delia. What made the headlines One in five is victim of online fraud: One in five Maltese has been a victim of online shopping fraud, according […]

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Many times man is confronted by circumstances that tend to dehumanize him. On daily basis, diverse forces combine to divest him of the trappings of humanness. In such situation he reacts to the vagaries of his own existence, desperate to fill a perceived void.  Desperation is an inevitable factor of humanity however; the difference is […]

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The European Commission is keeping tabs on Malta’s failure to implement the EU’s latest anti-money-laundering rules, The Sunday Times of Malta has learnt. Malta was supposed to transpose the latest EU rules aimed at combating money laundering and terrorist financing by June 26. The government’s failure to do so has led the European Commission to […]

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