NAB directed to facilitate Mir Shakil's meeting with family as per law
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NAB directed to facilitate Mir Shakil’s meeting with family as per law

LAHORE, Saturday, March 14, 2020 (WNP): An accountability court Saturday directed the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to facilitate the meetings of Jang Group editor-in-chief Mir Shakilur Rehman with his family members according to the law. Shakil’s son Mir Ibrahim Rahman, mother Mrs Khalilur Rehman and wife Shaheena Shakeel filed an application in the court, seeking […]

Mir Shakilur Rahman remanded into NAB's custody for 12 days
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Mir Shakilur Rahman remanded into NAB’s custody for 12 days

LAHORE, Friday, March 13, 2020 (WNP): An accountability court on Friday granted the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) 12-day physical remand of Jang Group’s Editor-in-Chief Mir Shakilur Rahman in a property case. The court had originally granted NAB an 11-day physical remand but extended it by a day when Rahman’s counsel Aitizaz Ahsan said that he […]

Peshawar high court strikes down law on retirement age increase
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PHC turns down law on retirement age increase

PESHAWAR, Wednesday, February 19, 2020 (WNP): The Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Wednesday declared unconstitutional the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government act of increasing retirement age of government servants from 60 to 63 years by amending the civil servants law. A bench comprising Chief Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth and Justice Mohammad Naeem Anwar accepted 10 petitions filed […]

MQM big hurdle in Baldia Town factory fire case investigation; court told
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MQM big hurdle in Baldia Town factory fire case investigation; court told

KARACHI, Monday, February 03, 2020 (WNP): The special public prosecutor, representing the Sindh Rangers in the Baldia factory fire case, told an antiterrorism court in Karachi on Monday that the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leaders had pressured police to halt investigations into the incident a week after the deadly inferno. It was unearthed within a […]