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Talks with IMF extended for three days

Talks with IMF extended for three days

ISLAMABAD – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday agreed to extend for another three days the ongoing talks for setting new benchmarks for Pakistan to revive the $11.3 billion standby arrangement facility that is suspended since May last year.
The government had invited the IMF mission for talks to revive the suspended programme by finalising new benchmarks. However, both sides, led by Finance Minister Abdul Hafeez Shaikh and IMF Mission Chief for Pakistan Adnan

Lahore Mass Transit System suspects remand extended

LAHORE – An accountability court on Monday extended the physical remand of Danish Shamshad, accused of involvement in the Lahore Mass Transit System Project scam until February 26. Danish is a shareholder in more than 10 properties purchased by his father and key accused in the said reference.
Former Punjab Transport Department cashier Shamshad Gulzar embezzled Rs 401.155 million from funds allocated for the Lahore Mass Transit System Project. Separately, National Accountability

Saud, Shahzad’s remand extended

RAWALPINDI – An anti-terrorism court (ATC) on Saturday extended for ten days physical remand of former city police officer (CPO) Saud Aziz and SP Khurram Shahzad in the Benazir murder case.
FIA brought both before ATC Judge Rana Nisar Ali Khan to seek an extension in their physical remand on the grounds that their cell-phones had not yet been found yet.
FIA prosecutor Chaudhry Zulfiqar informed the court that the accused officers had handed over unused SIMs and phones, and

Airport entry passes validity extended

Lahore – The validity of all categories of airport entry passes and vehicle entry stickers for 2010, issued by the HQs ASF and various airports, has been extended up to February 15, 2011, according to Lahore Airport ASF AD Mohammad Abbas Khan.

Kanal Motors director’s physical remand extended

LAHORE – An accountability court on Tuesday extended the physical remand of Kanal Motors Director Usman Yousaf until December 23.
Yousaf was accused of embezzling public money worth millions of rupees, which he had collected after offering attractive profit packages on investment in car trading.
Earlier, the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) produced the accused in the trial court and sought his physical remand for three more days in order to further investigate him.

Haj joint secretary’s remand extended

ISLAMABAD: A local court on Monday extended for three days the physical remand of joint secretary, Ministry of Religious Affairs, Raja Aftab-ul-Islam, who is under trial for his alleged involvement in the Haj scam. Raja Aftab was arrested by FIA when he appeared in the Supreme Court on December 9.
Senior Civil Judge Kamran Basharat Mufti, while extending the remand, ordered the FIA to submit all details of the case on December 16, the next date of hearing. An FIA official told

Hamesh Khan’s remand extended

LAHORE: An accountability court on Saturday extended the judicial remand of former Bank of Punjab (BOP) president Hamaish Khan, Haris Steel Mills Director Sheikh Muhammad Afzal and Seth Nisar till December 22.
Earlier, the court on an application filed by Hamaish, directed NAB authorities to make arrangement for medical checkup of the accused in Services and Dental Hospital. The accused are involved in BOP fraud case in which 12 billion rupees have been embezzled.
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Judicial remand of Hamaish Khan, Nisar and Afzal extended till December 11

LAHORE: An accountability court on Monday extended the judicial remand of former President Bank of Punjab (BOP) Hamaish Khan, and former honorary consulate in Qazikistan Seith Nisar, and Sheikh Muhammad Afzal till December 11. The Accused are alleged to be involved in the BOP fraud case in which Rs 12 billion has been embezzled.
American nationality holder Hamesh Khan is the key figure of BOP fraud case in which 12 billion rupees have allegedly been embezzled. Hamish is alleged

Merchant Of Venice extended

Broadway producers are in talks with Al Pacino to extend his critically acclaimed run in The Merchant Of Venice.
The Godfather star tackles the role of money-lender Shylock, opposite actress Lily Rabe in the Shakespeare play, and has won high praise from critics for what they insist is the best performance of the current theatre season.
The New York revival of the classic play is making in excess of £670,000 a week at the box office – unprecedented figures for a non-musical

Judicial remand of Hamesh extended to October 22

LAHORE
The judicial remand of Bank of Punjab (BOP) former President Hamesh Khan was extended till October 22, by an accountability court on Thursday. The court directed the national accountability bureau (NAB) to file the fraud reference against the accused by the next date of hearing.
American nationality holder Hamesh Khan is the key figure of BOP fraud case in which 12 billion rupees have allegedly been embezzled. Hamesh is charged with the illegal issuance of loans

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