Corruption

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has threatened to shut Islamabad and not the Nawaz Sharif government to function after Muharram if the prime minister did not present himself for accountability on account of the offshore companies. The PTI chief said he would have launched a sit-in at the rally place right from today […]

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LAHORE: Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan has given another ultimatum to both Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and the state institutions, threatening that he will not allow the PML-N government to function after Muharram if the premier did not present himself for accountability and the state institutions failed to take any action against him […]

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The article by Rajal Dubal and Adam Tymowski, AlixPartners LLP, and Nicholas Berg and David Rojas, Ropes Gray LLP, was originally published in Law360 on July 5, 2016. Latin American countries continue to be a source of potentially lucrative investment opportunities for U.S. and multinational corporations. At the same time, operating in Latin America may […]

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LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan has said the PTI will continue its struggle till the rulers present themselves for accountability. Addressing different public gatherings during his visit to PTI camps in various constituencies of Lahore, Imran said the PTI was fighting a battle to protect the future of Pakistan. He said the “accountability movement” […]

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Malta’s Minister without a portfolio Konrad Mizzi will most likely be called before the Pana committee, dealing with the Panama Papers scandal, chairman of the European Parliament’s Committee Werner Langen said in a press conference. “I’m assuming we will be inviting active members of governments, with the energy minister from Malta is one possible minister, […]

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KARACHI: The Sindh Assembly on Monday unanimously passed a resolution calling upon the government to conduct a comprehensive, impartial, and transparent inquiry into the Panama Papers’ scandal implicating the members of the prime minister’s family to save the entire nation “from the agony of confusion and national disrespect”. Sindh Parliamentary Affairs Minister Nisar Ahmed Khuhro […]

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KARACHI: The Sindh Assembly on Monday unanimously passed a resolution calling upon the government to conduct a comprehensive, impartial, and transparent inquiry into the Panama Papers’ scandal implicating the members of the prime minister’s family to save the entire nation “from the agony of confusion and national disrespect”. Sindh Parliamentary Affairs Minister Nisar Ahmed Khuhro […]

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KARACHI: Imran Khan, Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf, said on Saturday his party would stand with the armed forces and set aside political differences with the government in case tension with India mounts. “We will see to what levels it goes to. If it heightens we will support the armed forces and set aside our political differences,” […]

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Home » Articles Letters » Articles HUZAIMA BUKHARI AND DR IKRAMUL HAQ We all know that National Accountability Bureau (NAB) played an active role in securing secure “political allegiance” for General Musharraf from a number of politicians of opponent political parties, notably PPP and PML (Nawaz) after 2002 general elections. During his seven-year-long rule (1999-2007), […]

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Countries need to work together to make this happen. To fight transnational crime, international cooperation on investigations, prosecutions, and anti-corruption legislation is essential. That’s where the SDGs, the international community, the United Nations and civil society should come in. … read more at: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/josa-ugaz/ending-corruption-will-he_b_12154766.html

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A senior editor of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists offered a glimpse into the work that led to the leak of the Panama Papers Thursday, speaking about the role of journalism in combating corruption in business and government. Michael Hudson spoke at the Yale Law School before an audience of about two dozen, explaining […]

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-File Photo -Opinion WEB DESK: We all know that National Accountability Bureau (NAB) played an active role in securing secure “political allegiance” for General Musharraf from a number of politicians of opponent political parties, notably PPP and PML (Nawaz) after 2002 general elections. During his seven-year-long rule (1999-2007), General Musharraf kept on publicly appreciating the […]

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