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Commission records statements

The Abbottabad Commission on Wednesday recorded statements of military and police officers in Abbottabad and sought their perspective on the events following the US special forces operation conducted in Abbottabad on May

‘Sanaullah issuing false statements’

SAHIWAL – Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) MPA Muhmmad Hafeez Akhter said the Punjab government had engaged Provincial Law Minister Rana Sanaullah for making false propaganda.
He said the provincial law minister stated that all the matters with Provincial Civil Service (PCS) officers had been settled, but, 100 PCS officers were arrested outside the Secretariat. He said the point of prestige would be placed in the provincial assembly due to the false statement of the law minister.

‘Summon ministers over contradictory statements on Davis immunity’

LAHORE – A writ petition has been moved in the Lahore High Court to summon former foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and PPP information secretary Fouzia Wahab for giving contradictory statements on the issue of diplomatic immunity to double murder accused American national Raymond Davis.
The court has ordered the accused to divulge material before the court to substantiate their respective statements. Advocate Muhammad Azhar Siddique filed a petition stating Shah Mahmood

Statements of intent in club soccer

COMMENT – On is back from his sojourn in Australia, where the focus was on the tennis action in Sydney and Melbourne. And now back to football, where much has happened since the New Year. The January transfer window for club football closed Monday night, and the frenzy in the closing stages was such that none could have predicted where we would be come Tuesday.
In a tremendous spending spree that caught everyone unawares, the British transfer record was broken when Chelsea bought

Six wardens record statements on Davis incident

LAHORE – Officials investigating the Raymond Davis case on Thursday recorded the statements of six traffic wardens, who were on duty around the crime scene when Davis killed two youths – Faizan and Faheem – Pakistan Today learnt on Thursday. According to police sources, all six traffic wardens recorded their statements, briefing the investigators about the crime scene and all the incidents that took place at Qartaba Chowk.
The wardens told the investigators that Raymond had

ST warns Taseer’s daughter for making statements against Qadri

RAWALPINDI – Leaders of the Sunni Tehreek (ST) on Tuesday warned the daughter of the slain Punjab Governor, Salmaan Taseer, for making statements against Taseer’s murderer, Mumtaz Qadri, warning her that she should not forget what happened to her father.
The ST leaders warned the governor’s daughter against giving statement in the media against Qadri and the blasphemy law.
Shadab Qadri, a leader of the ST said, “We read the statement of the slain governor’s daughter in a

spot-fixing scandal – Different statements may land trio in trouble

LAHORE – Pakistan players Salman Butt, Mohammad Amir and Mohammad Asif have submitted different statements over the bowling of no-balls at the ICC tribunal hearing the trio’s case in a spot-fixing scandal.
According to BBC, the explanation by each player widely differed from the other two when the tribunal asked them various questions.
Two players reportedly said that they did not know why the no-balls were bowled, while one said he did it by mistake.
“During this

Statements being drafted to weaken charges against Zardari

ISLAMABAD – In a bid to weaken cases against President Asif Ali Zardari, top legal wizards associated with the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) and holding top government positions have undertaken an exercise to draft ‘deviatory’ statements to be presented in courts of law on behalf of investigation officers and other prosecution witnesses.
A source privy to this development on Sunday told Pakistan Today that the exercise, which seemed to be an attempt to pave the way for of

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