NOKHAIZ SAHI

  • ISLAMABAD - The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has forwarded three names to the Supreme Court to pick out one of them for the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) in Panama Leaks case. Interestingly, of the three recommended officers, two are facing internal inquiries, The Nation has learnt. Well ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - In a major reshuffle in the federal bureaucracy, the government has transferred 11 officers of grade 20 and grade 22, and assigned them new assignments. According to the Establishment Division’s notifications, Mohsin S. Haqqani, a grade-22 officer of the Pakistan Administrative ...

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  • islamabad - The federal government Tuesday appointed Flight Lieutenant (Retd) Muhammad Khalid Khattak as Inspector General Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) Police on regular basis. According to the Establishment Division’s notification, “Khalid Khattak, a BS-20 officer of Police ...

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  •   ISLAMABAD: In a major reshuffle in the federal bureaucracy, the government has transferred five secretaries and gave them new assignments. The Establishment Division has issued notifications about the transfers and postings on Monday. Shoaib Ahmed Siddique, a BS-22 officer of the Pakistan ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -  The federal government Friday appointed Azmat Ali Ranjha, a grade-22 officer of the Pakistan Administrative Service (PAS), as Rector of the National School of Public Policy for a period of four years. According to the notification, the competent authority has been pleased to ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -  The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) will soon nominate three officers for the Joint Investigation Team to probe Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family in Panama leaks case. The Supreme Court (SC) on Friday asked the NAB to forward names of three officers and it would pick ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court yesterday said that NAB Chairman Qamar Zaman Chaudhary’s appointment as head of the national accountability watchdog was tantamount to legalizing corruption in the country. In a short order, the Supreme Court said, “in normal circumstances, such exercise ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) will issue show cause notices to more than 100 officials including four director-generals next week in illegal appointments case, The Nation has learnt. Sources said that a three-member new inquiry committee had been notified under the chair of ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -  The Executive Board Meeting (EBM) of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has decided to file two corruption references and authorised four inquiries and an investigation in different multi-billion corruption scams. The meeting was held in the chair of Chairman NAB Qamar Zaman ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has appointed a ‘controversial’ officer as its Karachi chapter director general, The Nation has learnt. Sources said newly-appointed DG Altaf Bawani was facing an inquiry over his appointment made in the bureau during the tenure of ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The army has sought to reject the impression it has any special interests in soon-to-be-delivered Panamagate verdict, saying a recent statement by its spokesman was misrepresented. In a press conference in London on Wednesday last, the media had quoted ISPR DG Maj-Gen Asif Ghafoor as ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Aliya Rasheed, former tennis star, who was removed from the post of DG Awareness NAB, is all set to be appointed again as consultant of the anti-corruption body, it has been learnt. The NAB will appoint her as consultant once she is de-notified, most likely today (Thursday), said the ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -  The government has appointed Nasir Iqbal, a BPS-20 officer of the Inland Revenue Services, as Director General NAB Rawalpindi. The officer took less than a month to reach the office of DG NAB Rawalpindi when was transferred to the Bureau from the Inland Revenue Service. Sources in ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - In a major reshuffle in the bureaucracy, the federal government on Friday transferred/posted four secretaries including Water and Power Secretary Younis Dhaga. According to the Establishment Division’s notification, Younis Dhaga, a BS-22 officer, was transferred and posted as ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -  After the Supreme Court’s short order regarding removal of four director-generals of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), the bureau on Friday transferred three DGs and posted them to the vacant positions. According to the notification, Major (retired) Shahzad Saleem, ...

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  • ISLAMABAD: The Federal government has appointed Lt-Gen Omar Hayat as the new chief of the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA). According to the Establishment Division’s notification, “Lt-Gen Omar Hayat is transferred and posted as NDMA chairman with effect from April 8, 2017, ...

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  •   Islamabad: Pakistan on Thursday offered training and technical support to the armed forces of Iraq. The offer was made by Defence Secretary Lt-Gen (retd) Zamir-Ul-Hassan Shah to Iraq ambassador to Pakistan Dr Ali Al-Rahmani during a meeting at the Ministry of Defence. The defence secretary ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -  Despite a court order, Sardar Sohail Ahmed Sukhera assumed charge as Secretary Ministry of Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage yesterday, sources said. On Friday last, the federal government had issued a notification transferring Sukhera, who worked as Secretary ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Defence Minister Khawaja Asif has confirmed that the government has given permission to former army chief Raheel Sharif for heading the Saudi-led 39-nation Islamic military alliance.  In a TV interview, he said the Pakistani government had received a written request in this ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) has issued show cause notice to nine satellite TV channels for airing fake news of a plane crash in Kallar Syedan near Rawalpindi. All nine TV channels aired the news of a plan crash in Kallar Syedan between 8.00pm and 9.00pm on ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -  Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Friday inaugurated Forest Services Academy at Ghora Gali under the PM’s Green Pakistan Programme. The academy will provide in-service and post-graduate training in forest sciences. The prime minister unveiled the plaque of the Forest Services ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -  The federal government has appointed Sardar Ahmed Nawaz Sukhera as permanent secretary information. According to Establishment Division notification, Sukhera, a BS-22 officer of the Pakistan Administrative Service, presently posted as Secretary Privatisation Commission, is ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Deputy Chairman National Accountability Bureau Imtiaz Tajwar has been sent on forced leave till he comes clear in a corruption case registered by the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) against him.  Tajwar is accused of committing Rs 6.3 million corruption when he was serving as ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Executive Board Meeting of National Accountability Bureau has authorised complaint verification against Speaker Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly Asad Qaiser for allegedly collecting assets beyond his known sources of income. The meeting, which was held in the chair of Chairman NAB Qamar ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -  Politicians may be thinking that a few glib punch-lines and smooth-talking will pull them closer to the target audience and, in return, TV channels may be hoping to rope in maximum viewers to boost their rating. Of late, a new trend has been observed in the electronic media as ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -  The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has asked the Pakistan Railways to submit an inquiry report about 22 tons of missing coal. According to documents available with The Nation, NAB Deputy Chairman and President of Prevention Committee on Pakistan Railways Imtiaz Tajwar ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb on Thursday said the Election Commission of Pakistan has dismissed the disqualification references against Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf`s leaders Imran Khan and Jahangir Tareen on technical grounds. Addressing a news ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - President Mamnoon Hussain has given the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) green signal for continuing with the investigation against his secretary over allegations of receiving illegal plot from the National Police Foundation (NPF), The Nation has learnt. Well placed sources informed ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -  Senate Select Committee on the Right to Information Bill 2016 Tuesday decided that the “Whistle-blower Law” would not be made part of the Bill. The Senate Select Committee on RTI Bill 2016 met with its Chairman Senator Farhatullah Babar in the chair at the Parliament ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -  The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) recovered Rs45 billion of ill-gotten gains in the last two-and-a-half-year. While chairing a meeting on Friday, NAB Chairman Qamar Zaman Chaudhry said that the recovery was a huge achievement.   He urged NAB officials to double ...

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