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  • Raped woman had to ‘bribe’ police for filing case

    RAHIM YAR KHAN: A married woman who was allegedly raped and blackmailed because of a video clip of the rape made by her tormentors, had to bribe lower police staff to get a case registered against the suspects after a senior officer declined to help her in getting justice...

    Later, she lodged an FIR (No 250/17) on Aug 31, 2017, against the suspects under Section 376 of the Pakistan Penal Code after paying Rs15,000 bribe to a...

  • Commissioner’s office demanded bribe against compensation sum, claims slain KU professor’s son

    KARACHI: The son of assassinated dean of the faculty of Islamic Studies in University of Karachi, Professor Dr Mohammad Shakeel Auj, has alleged that he was asked for Rs5,000 bribe by the office of Karachi commissioner for receiving compensation against his father’s killing, and that too after more than three years...

    Author of over a dozen books, he was Pakistan’s second and the subcontinent’s third DLitt in Islamic Studies...

  • Man jailed, fined over bribe offer

    5 million fine after he was found guilty of receiving bribe from a private contractor on the pretext of quashing an inquiry against him in a high-profile arms corruption case...

    Judge Tariq Yousafzai ruled that the prosecution had proved its case against Akhtar Mohammad, who has received bribe from contractor Arshad Majeed promising him that he would influence the National Accountability Bureau for quashing inquiry against him in the...

  • Lesco official held for taking bribe

    LAHORE: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Thursday arrested a Lesco official on charges of taking bribe for installing a meter...

    An FIA team arrested Rashid red-handed while taking the bribe from the complainant...

  • Revenue official jailed in bribe case

    BADIN: Hyderabad Anti-corruption Court Judge Fahim Ahmed Mirza on Wednesday sentenced a revenue official to one-year rigorous imprisonment for taking Rs10,000 bribe for making the entry of a land transaction in the record of the Badin taluka mukhtiarkar...

    An FIR was registered against tapedar Rasool Bukhsh Bhurgari, posted at the Badin taluka mukhtiarkar’s office, in 2010 on a complaint of Ali Nawaz Dasti, who stated in his...

  • Zimbabwe's Sikandar Raza takes shot at media over ‘bribe’ claims

    Zimbabwe's batting mainstay Sikandar Raza took a shot at the media for dampening the significance of his team's tour to Pakistan by insinuating that the visitors had been ‘paid out’...

    Zimbabwe became the first Test team to tour Pakistan since terrorist attacks on the Sri Lankan team bus in Lahore in March 2009, suspending all international cricket in the country...

  • Bribe allegation: Shahbaz serves notice on Imran

    LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has served a legal notice on Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chairman Imran Khan for levelling a “baseless” allegation of offering him bribe of Rs10 billion to remain silent on Panama case...

    Criticising the PPP for holding a protest camp at Nasser Bagh against loadshedding, Malik Ahmed said: “Ours [protest camp] at Minar-i-Pakistan was different from PPP’s because we were protesting against...

  • Shahbaz Sharif files Rs10bn defamation suit against Imran Khan over bribe allegation

    Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has filed a Rs10 billion defamation lawsuit against Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chairman (PTI) Imran Khan for alleging that he was offered a Rs10bn bribe by a close associate of the chief minister to drop the Panama Papers case against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif...

    Filed in the court of Lahore additional sessions judge Azfar Sultan under sections 4 and 9 of the Defamation Ordinance 2002, the lawsuit...

  • Shahbaz Sharif demands public apology from Imran Khan for Rs10bn bribe allegations

    Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif on Monday issued a legal notice to Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan, demanding a public apology for Khan's allegation that he was offered a Rs10 billion bribe by a close associate of CM Punjab to drop the Panama case against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif...

    Despite stirring up a hornet's nest, Khan has yet to reveal the identity of the individual who offered the bribe, although he...

  • Oil mafia tried to bribe me on LNG: minister

    Speaking at a press conference – his second in as many days – the minister criticised PTI chief Imran Khan for issuing “irresponsible statements unbecoming of a national leader” regarding Qatar and said that Pakistan was receiving messages asking that the country not be brought into disrepute, irrespective of whether or not the government was interested in the LNG purchases...

    He said that SNGPL’s system losses on the distribution...

  • SHO releases theft accused after taking ‘bribe’

    JHANG: Complainants of a theft committed at the shrine of Sufi saint Mureed Husain Shah in Pirkot Sadhana village boycotted the investigation of the case alleging that the Massan police SHO had released the accused after taking a bribe...

    Complainants/caretakers Sajjad Husain Bhatti and Peer Wilayat Ali Shah alleged that SHO Mazharul Haq was falsely involving some local politicians in a bid to give cover to the bribe he had taken from...

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