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Money laundering: PSX chairman Hussain Lawai, Taha Raza sent on physical remand

KARACHI (Web Desk) – Karachi’s city court on Saturday approved four-day physical remand of Pakistan Stock Exchange chairman Hussain Lawai and Taha Raza in money laundering case. Defence lawyer Shaukat Hayat maintained that the physical remand was not necessary. He said that Lawai is the president of the bank and operating accounts is a part

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Elderly couple alleges Salman Khan of harassment for property

MUMBAI (Web Desk) – Bollywood stunning actor Salman Khan is being accused of harassing his farm house’s elderly neighbors for property. Ketan Kakkar and his wife Anita Kakkar had shifted to Mumbai from America three years ago and they wanted to build a bungalow in Panvel. The couple alleged that earlier Salman Khan used to

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PSX remains under pressure due to political chaos

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – The Pakistan Stock Exchange remain under pressure for the whole week and also during the last session before the weekend also recorded a decline owing to political happenings- announcement of Avenfield properties case against former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. The trend on Friday was not different and the index at the

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PM chairs 26th meeting of NSC

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Prime Minister Justice (Retd) Nasir-ul-Mulk has chaired 26th meeting of the National Security Committee at Prime Minister’s House on Friday. The meeting was attended by Lt. Gen (R) Naeem Khalid Lodhi, Minister for Defence, Mr. Abdullah Hussain Haroon, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ms. Shamshad Akhtar, Minister for Finance, Mr. Muhammad Azam Khan, Minister

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FIA arrests ex-president Asif Zardari’s close ally in money laundering scandal

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Friday arrested ex-president Asif Ali Zardari’s close ally Hussain Lawai over money laundering scandal in Sindh. As per details garnered, Hussain Lawai is charged with Rs 25billion money laundering. It is pertinent here to mention that Hussain Lawai is also chairman of Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) who

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Avenfield reference decision: Nawaz Sharif sentenced to 10 years in jail, Maryam 7 years

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – An accountability court on Friday jailed former prime minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif, daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Captain (r) Muhammad Safdar for 10, 7 and 1 year respectively. Announcing verdict judge, Muhammad Bashir ruled that the Avenfield apartments of the Sharif family shall be seized by

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Shehbaz terms NAB’s decision against Nawaz ‘unjust’

LAHORE (Sarzameen News) – Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif Friday blasted a court judgment that found his brother and former prime minister Nawaz guilty of corruption. This will be remembered as one of the darkest chapters in Pakistan’s political history, Shahbaz said at a press conference. The PML-N party rejects (this) unjust verdict.

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Nawaz Sharif is reaping what he sowed: Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan asserted on Friday that Nawaz Sharif is reaping what he had sowed. He credited his party for taking the Panama scandal into the court. Khan held a consultation meeting with party leaders in Bani Gala which was attended by senator Shibli Faraz, senator Faisal Javed

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Ashiana Housing Scam: Fawad Hassan Fawad handed over to NAB on 14-day physical remand

LAHROE (Web Desk) – The Accountability Court of Lahore on Friday handed over ex-Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif s principal secretary, Fawad Hassan Fawad to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on 14-day remand in Rs14 billion Ashiana Housing Scheme scam. The senior bureaucrat was produced before the accountability court. The court while approving the request of NAB

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LHC order to remove Zulfi Bukhari’s name from blacklist

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Friday directed the federal authorities to remove the name of Syed Zulfiqar Bukhari aka Zulfi Bukhari from the blacklist. Justice Amir Farooq of the high court gave this direction on a petition filed by Mr. Bukhari against restrictions on his travelling abroad. On July 3, the bench

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