Ashraf Javed

  • TLAHORE - Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif believes that he would be out of jail very soon. The PML-N chief while talking to party leaders at Lahore’s Kot Lakhpat Jail on Thursday said, “I will soon be among people.” According to party sources, Nawaz Sharif expressed his ...

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  • TLAHORE - Lahore DIG (Operations) Waqas Nazir last week reshuffled station house officers in almost all police stations of Lahore. In the latest reshuffle, inspector-rank officers have been posted as SHOs in the city in order to replace the sub-inspector rank SHOs. These transfers and postings were ...

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  • TLAHORE - A 65-year-old man died and several others wounded during an anti-encroachment operation at Sabzi Mandi near Multan Chungi on Friday evening. The deceased was identified as Muhammad Shareef, a local vendor. Eyewitnesses said that violent clashes erupted between police and traders as the ...

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  • TLAHORE - Chairman National Accountability Bureau Justice (r) Javed Iqbal yesterday made it clear that the anti-graft body would never surrender to any kind of pressure. “If the opposition leader could face the NAB proceedings, then prime minister has no indemnity to skip NAB ...

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  • TLAHORE - Several PML-N leaders including Maryam Nawaz on Thursday met former prime minister Nawaz Sharif at Lahore’s Kot Lakhpat Jail. The visitors left back after spending a few hours with him inside the prison. Maryam Nawaz along with her son Junaid Safdar visited the prison cell on ...

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  • TLAHORE - Another teen was killed in the latest kite-flying related incident in Lahore on Wednesday. Fourteen-year-old Sohaib was electrocuted as he tried to pull the string of a stray kite in a street of Misri Shah, a densely-populated locality. Rescue workers said the boy died on the spot. The ...

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  • TLAHORE - Two weeks after a nine-year-old girl was found dead in the Walled City, Lahore police are yet to find any leads about the killers. Some suspects have been grilled so far, but there has been no major breakthrough. The latest victim of child abuse, identified as Ayesha, was the resident of ...

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  • TLAHORE - More than 30 others were injured after being hit by stray bullets on New Year night, reports said on Tuesday. Rescue workers said at least 34 persons including women and children sustained bullet injuries in parts of the metropolis. All the injured and were shifted to different public ...

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  • TLAHORE - A complaint cell at the Central Police Office in Lahore has literally exposed police working at stations across the Punjab province. The station house officers and sub-divisional police officers are struggling to conceal major crime incidents particularly armed robberies. Most of the ...

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  • TLAHORE - The recent actions taken by country’s top judge against influential individuals have virtually shaken the land mafia particularly those involved in the business of ‘disputed properties’ in this sprawling metropolis. According to investigations conducted by The Nation, ...

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  • TLAHORE - A university professor arrested by anti-graft staffers two months ago on allegations of corruption died in a high-security prison in Lahore on Friday. A spokesman for the National Accountability Bureau claimed that Professor Mian Javed Ahmad, who was in his late 50s, died because of heart ...

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  • TLAHORE - A 9-year-old girl, who was found murdered at a house in the Walled City late Wednesday, was killed after being raped by unidentified men, police said on Thursday. Police official Moaz Zafar said the autopsy report of the victim also confirmed that she was raped before murder. The police ...

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  • TLAHORE - The National Accountability Bureau has launched investigation into hundreds of illegal appointments made in the Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited in recent years. A large number of senior officers including Executive Presidents and Senior Vice Presidents are among the illegal appointees hired ...

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  • TLAHORE - The new government has appointed a new officer to lead the largest law enforcing agency –the Punjab Police. And the new police chief has decided to restore the old uniform for his force, no matter it will cost the public exchequer in billions. The police uniform is being changed for ...

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  • TLAHORE - The National Accountability Bureau is working on a “complaint of corruption” filed by an anonymous source against PML-N leader Rana Sanaullah. An official onl Friday told The Nation that the Lahore NAB received a complaint against MNA Rana Sanaullah and, “it was sent to ...

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  • TLAHORE - In a major development, two senior leaders of Pakistan Muslim League-N, Khawaja Saad Rafique and his brother Khawaja Salman Rafique, were arrested by the National Accountability Bureau after the Lahore High Court rejected their request for extension in pre-arrest bail on Tuesday. Both the ...

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  • TLAHORE - College and university students have become prime target of drug peddlers, particularly in the big cities of the country. The drug overdose deaths of young people, reported by police in recent years, indicate the problem is growing rapidly. Last month, a university girl was found dead in ...

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  • TLAHORE - After several months of investigations and detention of government officials and Parliamentarians, the National Accountability Bureau on Monday filed a corruption reference against 20 persons in connection with Punjab Saaf Pani Company. PML-N leader and former MPA Raja Qamar-ul-Islam is ...

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  • TLAHORE - Crime against person and crime against property is on the rise across the Punjab province. The latest police data shows that incidents of murder, kidnapping, rape, dacoities, armed robberies and vehicle theft have swelled to an alarming level throughout the province. According to police ...

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  • TLAHORE - Sindh Police SSP Rai Ejaz Ahmad and nine others were arrested by National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in a corruption case late Friday night. An official told The Nation that the police officer was detained by the anti-graft officials in Sindh province and nine other suspects were arrested ...

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  • TLAHORE - The National Accountability Bureau on Wednesday arrested another leader of the Pakistan Muslim League-N in connection with a corruption case. Hafiz Mian Muhammad Nauman, former MPA and Chairman Lahore Parking Company, was detained by the anti-graft agents soon after a two-judge bench of ...

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  • TLAHORE/Rawalpindi - More than 1,100 followers of Tehreek Labbaik Pakistan including the top leadership have been sent to jails for one month as authorities imposed Section 144 to maintain public order in Punjab. The provincial government Saturday banned all types of public gatherings, use of ...

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  • TLAHORE   -  Tehreek Labbaik Pakistan leader Khadim Hussain Rizvi, his close aides, and hundreds of supporters were arrested in police crackdown across Punjab on Friday night. Police mounted one of the biggest security operations in big cities to counter backlash as violent clashes ...

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  • TLAHORE  -  A 50-year-old woman and her daughter were stabbed to death by a relative in Sabzazar on Friday evening, police said. Another two girls were also wounded in the knife-attack and shifted to hospital with multiple injuries, rescue workers said. Initial police investigations ...

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  • TLAHORE - A man shot dead his two wives at a house in Satu Katla police precincts early on Thursday and fled. Police shifted the bodies to the morgue for autopsy. The deceased women were identified by police as Bushra Bibi, 42, and Nasrin Bibi, 44. A police investigator said both the victims ...

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  • TLAHORE - Three policemen, who intercepted the car of a provincial minister in Lahore’s Ghalib Market early last month, were booked by police in a criminal case and sent to the lockup on Monday. Constables Nadeem Iqbal, Usman Saeed and Usman Iqbal had developed a dispute with the son of ...

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  • TLAHORE   -  The police performance is gradually going down throughout the Punjab province while violent crime is on the rise. The latest data compiled by the Punjab’s Central Police Office shows that the police performance has descended to an alarming level in the province with ...

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  • TLAHORE - The National Accountability Bureau has requested the Interior Ministry to place on the exit control list the names of Opposition Leader in the Punjab Assembly Hamza Shehbaz Sharif and his brother Salman Shehbaz. A NAB spokesman on Friday told reporters in Lahore that the authority had sent ...

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  • TLAHORE  -   A girl student of a private university was found dead in hostel room in Johar Town on early Thursday. Her body was moved to morgue for autopsy.  Police indentified the deceased as 20-year-old Rozina, a resident of Sialkot. Rozina, a medical student in Lahore, was ...

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  • TLAHORE - A woman and her two daughters were killed and another wounded critically during a gun attack at a graveyard in the Shadbagh police precincts on Wednesday morning. Police sources said three of the four victims expired on the spot while another girl was shifted to a hospital with multiple ...

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