SC gives verdict on former Premier’s fund distribution

The Supreme Court Thursday announced its verdict in the case pertaining to the distribution of development funds among parliamentarians by former prime minister Raja Pervez Ashraf, declaring the dispensation as illegal and ordered authorities to take appropriate action as per the law, DawnNews reported.

A three-member bench of the apex court, headed by Chief Justice . . . → Read More: SC gives verdict on former Premier’s fund distribution

Rs 20 billion contract awarded to blacklisted company for project at new Islamabad airport

The government awarded a contract of over Rs20 billion to a blacklisted firm for a project at a new airport in Islamabad, according to an audit report (2011-12), which also found irregularities worth billions of rupees in Civil Aviation Authority accounts.

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New criteria for bid evaluation: OGDCL denies wrong-doing or favour to any party

Apropos to the news item published in the daily Express Tribune, Islamabad on December 21, 2010 titled “OGDCL finds ways to hire costliest contractor” New ‘criteria’ adopted for Kunnar Pasakhi Deep Project” OGDCL’s Management would like to place on record that all the allegations raised therein are baseless and OGDCL’s new criteria of bid . . . → Read More: New criteria for bid evaluation: OGDCL denies wrong-doing or favour to any party

NICL land fraud: Transparency chief under FIA probe

In what appears to be a dramatic twist in the ongoing investigations into the multi-billion-rupee landscam related to the National Insurance Company Limited (NICL), the FIA has invited Transparency International (TI)’s chairman Syed Adil Gilani to join the probe.

On his refusal to travel all the way to Lahore to join the investigation, the FIA . . . → Read More: NICL land fraud: Transparency chief under FIA probe