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Maintenance of lavish residences of Punjab govt officials cost 10 billion a year

LAHORE -UNS-With more than 19 thousand servants, lavish and extravagant government residences spread over the land on 8975 kanals worth more than 403 billion rupees and with residential and camp office’s repair and renovations cost hundreds of millions after every two years from discretionary developmental …

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Kulsoom Nawaz laid to rest at Jati Umra

LAHORE -UNS – Begum Kulsoom Nawaz, wife former prime minister and Pakistan Muslim league-Nawaz (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif, was laid to rest in Jati Umra next to the resting place of her father-in-law Mian Sharif and brother-in-law Abbas Sharif. Her funeral prayers had been offered …

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Kulsoom’s funeral prayers on Friday evening

LAHORE -UNS – The funeral prayers of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz will be offered at Sharif Medical City Friday evening, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb said Thursday. The funeral prayers will be offered at 5pm on Friday and Rasm-e-Quul would take place at Jati …

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Bailable arrest warrants issued for Shahid Khaqan Abbasi’s arrest

LAHORE -UNS- Bailable arrest warrants have been issued for former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in a case of leaking sensitive information. Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and Dawn reporter Cyril Almeida have also been issued notices by the Lahore High Court. On June 26, …

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Plaza containing Punjab Saaf Pani Company’s record ‘catches fire’

LAHORE -UNS – A multi-story shopping mall owned by former Punjab chief minister and Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) president Shebaz Sharif’s son-in-law Ali Imran on Saturday mysteriously caught fire killing one while injuring two others. Well-informed sources told Dunya News that office of Ali …

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Probes Punjab companies scam: NAB seizes properties worth billions

LAHORE -UNS – The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has seized the property of Ikram Naveed, the alleged frontman of Imran Ali Yousuf, as part of its investigation into the Punjab companies scandal. The anti-graft watchdog has seized Rs100 billion worth of properties, including three shops. …

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Australia now has its own ‘Karachi, Multan and Quetta’!

AUSTRALIA -UNS : It seems like the good people of Riverstone have taken a liking towards our Pakistani cities much so that they now have one of their own! Australia has named some of its Streets in Riverstone area, New South Wales after popular Pakistani …

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Four independents MPAs join PTI

ISLAMABAD: Four successful independent Punjab Assembly candidates announced on Saturday to join the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf as the party faces tough competition from Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz to form the government in the province. PTI and PML-N are locked in a battle to form the next Punjab …

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

LAHROE -UNS – 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 …

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Huge corruption charges: NAB arrests powerful bureaucrat Fawad Hasan Fawad

LAHORE -UNS – The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Thursday arrested a powerful bureaucrat and ex-PM principle secretary  Fawad Hasan Fawad in the Ashiana Housing scam. The officer appeared before the court after the anit-graft body summoned today. It is pertinent ot remember that Fawad …

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