Pakistan

Court throws out plea to pardon Qandeel Baloch’s ‘killers’

By The Frontier Post | August 22, 2019

F.P. Report MULTAN: A Multan court dismissed on Thursday a plea from the parents of slain model Qandeel Baloch to pardon her brothers accused of killing her. District and Sessions Judge Imran Shafi said the court would decide the ‘honour killing’ case after the testimonies of all witnesses are recorded. Baloch’s parents, Muhammad Azeem and…

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NAB makes Nawaz Sharif part of Chaudhry Sugar Mills probe

By The Frontier Post | August 22, 2019

F.P. Report LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Thursday made Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif part of Chaudhry Sugar Mills investigation. According to sources, the NAB had reportedly traced numerous telegraphic transfers (TTs) from foreign countries to Nawaz Sharif’s account. The anti-graft watchdog sent a questionnaire to Nawaz Sharif in Kot Lakhpat…

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World Bank president to visit Pakistan in Nov

By The Frontier Post | August 22, 2019

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh said on Thursday Pakistan is pursuing a growth-oriented programme for institutional reforms and economic revival. He made this statement while talking to Patchamuthu Illangovan, the World Bank’s country director in Pakistan, who along with his team met the adviser…

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