Corruption Archive

Blast from the past: An incomoplete list of Nawaz Sharif’s lifafa journalists: Related posts: نواز شریف حکومت سے پیسے لینے والے دیوبندی اور لبرل صحافیوں کی فہرست – عامر حسینی Pakistani Media Gate: 19 anchors and journalists are on ISI’s payroll via Malik Riaz Based on Asad Kharal’s tweets Since 1986,
FIR against management of Capital TV: Protest against Capital TV by Pakistani journalists: Based on Asad Kharal’s tweets and emails by other journalists: I am just sharing a text SMS, received from a senior Police Officer who received the same by Reporter Huzaifa Rehman. Dear Sir, Interior Ministry and IG Punjab has
Judicial report on Jang Group’s Aman Ki Asha: “the footprints lead to Indian sponsors including Indian state TV”: Islamabad, July 13, 2013:  Findings of Supreme Court’s Media Commission reveal that content and discourse in Pakistani media, particularly in Jang Group / Geo TV is largely influenced by non-transparent foreign sources of funding and dubious advertising. In particular,
Raymond Baker’s book on dirty money highlights Nawaz Sharif’s corruption: Raymond Baker in his book Capitalism’s Achilles Heel: Dirty Money and How to Renew the Free-Market System explains the dynamics of how dirty money works. In his book he elaborately covers the corruption in Pakistan by thrice PM Nawaz Sharif: Corruption and
Audit of secret fund exposes anomalies in ministry – by Nasir Iqbal:   ISLAMABAD, July 6: The audit of the information ministry’s special publicity funds, popularly known as List A, carried out by the Directorate General of Audit has exposed weak internal controls and expenditures made without adhering to legal procedures.
عوام اور نوکر شاہی: گجرات کے ایک گاؤں سے چلنے والی اسکول وین کے اندر شارٹ سرکٹ سے بھڑکنے والی آگ میں درجنوں بچوں کے جھلس کر مرنے سے پیدا ہونے والی سوگواریت ختم ہونے میں ابھی کچھ وقت لگے گا-لیکن اس سانحے
Senator Rehman Malik exposes corruption by Sharif Brothers: Senator Rehman Malik’s press conference on Sharif Brothers and corruption/Money laundering. LAHORE: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader, Rehman Malik on Monday exposed modus operandi of corruption how Nawaz Sharif and Shahbaz Sharif’s family multipled their wealth. Mr. Malik also
18 politicians named in ISI funds scam contesting polls – by Amir Mir: ISLAMABAD: At least 18 politicians belonging to several mainstream political parties, including Nawaz Sharif and Shehbaz Sharif, who had been named in the Mehrangate scandal as the alleged recipients of millions of rupees dished out by the ISI before
Election Commission and Lahore High Court must not favour corrupt Sharif brothers of PML-N – by Ali Asad: An advertisement being shown on TV channels with former Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif asking a Judge Malik Malik Qayum to spare an MNA of PML-N on behalf of the then prime minister Nawaz Sharif has been banned by the
Supreme Court rejects request by Raza Rumi and Saleh Zaafir to remove their names from secret funds list: Related posts: Misuse of taxpayer money: Raza Rumi, Saleh Zaafir among corrupt Pakistani journalists who gained from secret fund Mehran Bank Scam Part 2: Is ISI pumping money into Jinnah Institute via Tameer Bank? ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on
Misuse of taxpayer money: Raza Rumi, Saleh Zaafir among corrupt Pakistani journalists who gained from secret fund: ISLAMABAD (22 April 2013): The list of the 282 journalists who received payments and gifts from the secret fund of the information ministry was made public following a Supreme Court order. The complete list can be viewed as a PDF here. The list
2013: A highly critical year for Pakistan – by A Z: This year promises to be of great significance for Pakistan in more respects than one. A change of government is already in the making. Kayani makes way for a successor to be appointed. The US and NATO begin to
Hold your breath, Shias of Pakistan: Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry is in Karachi again! – by Mahpara Qalander: In 2009, Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry visited the Karachi jail where he held his court and took a personal look at the prisoners. The result was that he set free 92 terrorists belonging to the ASWJ/LeJ. In his order he
A village where Shahbaz Sharif is a villain – by Mirza Khurrum Shahzad: ISLAMABAD: When Shahbaz Sharif and his Punjab government will go out following an announcement for new elections, people in Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s village will be very happy. In the ancestral village of Dr. Manmohan Singh, Gah, Shahbaz
The Bureaucrat – by Waseen Altaf: Imran Rasheed qualified the CSS and was 38th on the final merit list. He later got allocated to the Customs Group, though his first choice was DMG. The Common Training Program at Walton Lahore was sheer fun, but the
A poem on Rehman Malik’s utterings about low cost of human life – by Zulfiqar Ali: LIKE THIS If anyone asks you, How the prefect satisfaction, Of all our minorities’ wanting Will look? Lift you gun. And say,   ‘Like this’   When someone mentions the gracefulness, Of education, Show him Malala. Climb upon the
(کرپٹ” زرداری اورصادق وامین فرشتوں کی اصل کہانی (2″: تحریر: امام بخش پاکستان میں “صادق و امین “گوئبلز گروپ شروع سے ہی اسٹیبلیشمنٹ اور اِس کے تراشیدہ جموروں پر مشتمل رہا ہے۔ اس گروپ میں شامل شعبدہ بازوں کی طلسم گری پہلے بھی کم نہ تھی مگر اس
Imran Khan’s Interview with US Homeland Security: Another view: In two recent articles, Imran Khan has been exposed as both a Taliban apologist and as a cowardly liar.  In the following article in the Toronto Sun, the reader gets to see another version of an important incident that
Imran Khan demands strict action against Nawaz Sharif, Qazi Hussain Ahmed and other ISI-affiliates: LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan Saturday said those who accused his party of enjoying a patronage of ISI and its former Chief General (Retd) Ahmed Shuja Pasha have been exposed following the landmark judgment of the Supreme Court
WEF appraisal of PPP govt’s performance: The World Economic Forum has released its annual Global Competitiveness Report 2012-2013 which assesses the business environment in individual countries and domestic conditions that improve or impede it. “The Global Competitiveness Report 2012-2013 assesses the competitiveness landscape of 144 economies, providing
Three generals reinstated for court martial: ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau on Thursday revealed to the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) that the GHQ had re-entered into active service three retired generals involved in the mega billion National Logistic Cell (NLC) scam to initiate their court
Arsalan Iftikhar’s (probable) supplication for his Chief Justice daddy – by Riaz Malik Hujjaji: LUBP pay aati hai dua bun kay tamana meri Zindagi Abbu ki soorat ho Khudaya meri Dosto aao karo tum bhi dua sub mil kar Chaudhry aur Arsalan ki bahali hojaiy Dear Ghairatmand and those liberal fascist “scum” who
ay khuda mere abbu salamat rahen – by Nazir Naji and Asma Jahangir: Related post: LUBP Special: Documentary evidence of payments made to Pakistan’s Chief Justice’s son Arsalan Iftikhar Leading human rights lawyer and former president of the Supreme Court Bar Association, Asma Jahangir on Monday (3 Sep 2012) said that the
Extremism and Solution – by Ali Taj: What is the bigger sin? Dancing (or watching dance) in a private party within one’s four walls – or beheading someone? This is a question asked by a christian friend after reading this news: Taliban behead 17 caught dancing
The tale of Pakistan’s most successful entrepreneur and fatherly love – by Shahzad: If you thought Agha Waqar and his amazing water car was a big deal then this story about a young Pakistani entrepreneur will inspire you. A 32 year old Pakistani doctor from Faisalabad has managed to build a business
SGS Cotecna, judiciary and the so called free media – by Muhammad Amjad Cheema: It is a well known fact that false cases are framed in Pakistan against politicians solely on the vengeance basis to malign them so that political system may be discredited to pave the way for undemocratic forces. It mostly
Corrupt Imran Khan -by Sikandar Mehdi: After stunning defeat by Gilani Jr. to the united candidate of Nawaz, Imran Khan, establsiment, Sipah e Sahaba & Judiciary things were very quiet. People were talking of patch up between Imarn & Nawaz for the sake of defeating
Two plots are kosher but only for Pakistan’s Supreme Court judges: While one residential plot may be an elitist entitlement for top serving bureaucrats and judges in Pakistan, it is commonly known that the allotment of two residential plots is an act of institutional bribery. In the past military generals
The laptop distribution game by the Punjab government: In the absence of any substantial evidence of performance, yet enjoying ‘high ratings’ due to their alliance with the media, the PML-N government in Punjab has in the last few months on an ambitious plan of winning over youngsters
CJ’s next frontier: Sir who can we turn to if not you?: I try my best not to read The News, as it is an anti government, pro-PML-N, pro-military and pro-CJ newspaper. Whenever I do, there is one reason or the other to write something about it. In The News, of
Trophies and plots are kosher, only for Imran Khan: Apparently trophies and plots are kosher only if they are received by our hero Imran Khan (Chairman PTI) notwithstanding the fact that the person handing over the trophy is a Black Sindhi, Mr. 10 per cent Asif Zardari or
Corrupt generals or corrupt politicians?: سالا کیریکٹر ڈھیلا ہے وسعت اللہ خان بی بی سی اردو ڈاٹ کام، کراچی    اتوار 8 جنوری 2011 وہ اچھے بھلے چلتے نظام کا تختہ الٹ کر میرے ہی اوپر بیٹھ جائے تو نظریہ ضرورت۔ میں فیڈریشن کو
Dear Supreme Court, Let’s go back to March 2007: “no rebutting of charges, allegations to be considered correct” – Let’s go back to March 2007 The Supreme Court of Pakistan under the leadership of Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry commenced proceedings in the “memogate” case on December 19, 2011. Heading
Imran Khan’s Political Innings – by Atif Salahuddin: Imran Khan and his Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) have spent many years in Pakistan’s political wilderness. Despite his platform for change and condemnation of the incessantly corrupt Pakistani political culture, PTI has had very little to show for itself in
Supreme Court, a circus for the media circus – by Shiraz Paracha: The Judiciary in Pakistan was not free in the past and it is not independent now. The military has been using the Supreme Court of Pakistan as a rubber stamp but now there are serious questions about the integrity
Kaptaan’s double face: A critical view on Imran Khan’s interview with Karan Thapar: The new puppet show was set in motion on Pakistan’s political screen in Lahore when diverse affiliates of Pakistan’s security establishment both from right wing and fake liberals gathered at the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s Lahore rally and showed their full support
I’m not ready to live in Imran’s Pakistan – by Nadya V: Its 2013 and by some unlikely miracle of sheer inqilabi (revolutionary) voting, Imran Khan has been elected prime minister and his party is in power. Wait a minute – what party? That’s right, a hefty gang full of loafers
Liberal fascists launch an attack on Imran Khan’s financial credibility – by Riaz Malik Hajjaji:     About the author As the tail wind of the Hazrat Imran Khan Tsunami, I want to inform you, my millions of readers, of the latest media attacks by the liberal fascists on Imran Khan.  We all know
Criminal cricketers and their accomplices — by Abbas Zaidi: The three cricketers are proven guilty and are thus criminals. They are shameless too. They never accepted their crime. Amir did confess, but only when it was too late and that too on the advice of his lawyer Now
Imran Khan: the myth and the reality -by Badar Alam: WHEN Imran Khan launched the Pakistan Tehrik-i-Insaf in 1996, then Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto rhetorically asked, “Can Imran win 51 per cent seats in parliament to form a government?” A decade and a half later, the same question haunts