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Ayyan Ali challenges non-bailable arrest warrants

RAWALPINDI: Supermodel Ayyan Ali on Saturday challenged non-bailable arrest warrants issued for her by the Customs Court last month, in currency smuggling case, ARY News reported. The model's new counsels argued that the warrants were issued despite her requesting for sick leave and submitting medical certification.  "Due to my health issues plus my mental health therapies I wasn’t able to lead my cases the way I wanted to before," she has said in a tweet earlier. However, her counsel has assured that she would…

NAB issues arrest warrants for ex-Sindh minister Jam Khan Shoro

KARACHI: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Thursday issued arrest warrants for former Sindh Local government minister Jam Khan Shoro on charges of illegal allotment of plots, ARY News reported. Shoro is currently the MPA elected from PS-62 Hyderabad-I on the PPP ticket. According to sources, the Pakistan People’s Party leader is accused of embezzlement in the funds of local government and special teams have been constituted for his arrest. The sitting MPA has reportedly approached the Sindh High Court to…

KPT corruption case: Investigation officer seeks more time to arrest Ghauri, others

KARACHI: An accountability court on Thursday re-issued arrest warrants for MQM leader Babar Ghauri in a corruption case of more Rs 3 billion in Karachi Port Trust. The investigation officer sought extension in time to arrest the absconders in the case including the MQM leader. Ghauri is facing charges of massive corruption when he was federal minister for ports and shipping between 2008 and 2013. Member Sindh Assembly Javed Hanif and others appeared before the court today as they were also nominated under several…

Court issues non-bailable arrest warrants for Ayyan Ali

RAWALPINDI: A special customs court has issued non-bailable arrest warrants for model Ayyan Ali, in currency smuggling case. The money laundering accused has been absconding from trial of the case after going abroad under different pretenses. In fresh orders, the court directed the custom officials to arrest the accused and present her in court by Oct 22. Customs prosecutor Amin Feroz noted that Ayyan Ali had not turned up in court since December 8, 2015. The accused model's lawyer, Sardar Latif Khosa, didn’t make…

Customs court once again issues arrest warrants for Ayyan Ali

RAWALPINDI: Ordering arrest of Ayyan Ali, a special court on customs, excise and taxation in Rawalpindi on Saturday issued bailable warrants for her in the currency smuggling case owing to her continual absence from court. Presiding over the court, Judge Arshad Hussain Bhutta said that the model failed to show up despite repeatedly being summoned at the hearings. The court warned that if the accused was not produced before it on October 6 then strict action would be taken against her. Read More: Customs court issues…

FIA registers case against Hussain Haqqani over financial irregularities

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has registered a case against former diplomat Hussain Haqqani for allegedly embezzling secret funds and misusing his authority during his stint as Pakistan’s ambassador to the United States.   Haqqani, who is at the center of the Memogate scandal, has been booked under Section 3, 4, 409, and 109 of Pakistan Penal Code by the agency’s anti-corruption circle. The registration of a case against the former envoy is likely to help the government secure his arrest through…

Touting democracy turns into criminal offence, says Maryam Nawaz

ISLAMABAD: Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter Maryam Nawaz on Thursday said that the evidences were being cooked up rather than being provided. Talking to media persons outside the accountability court, she deplored the graft proceedings against the family members, complaining that the verdict of the case announced prior to the trial. Applauding PML-N endeavours for upholding democracy, Maryam said that the country is passing through a phase in which touting democracy is being deemed as a criminal offence.…

ECP asks Islamabad SSP to execute arrest warrants for Imran

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has written to the Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Operation for execution of non-bailable warrants for the arrest of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan. The Commission’s Director General (Legal) wrote a letter to the SSP Operation, Islamabad, asking him to arrest and produce Khan before the ECP on Oct 26 when it is scheduled to take up a contempt of court case against him. A day earlier, the PTI chief had decided to ‘voluntarily’ appear before…

Bailable arrest warrants of Sharif children received at Pakistan HC in London

LAHORE: The Pakistan High Commission in London on Friday received the bailable arrest warrants for former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s three children, dispatched by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). The warrants for Maryam, Hussain, and Hassan Nawaz were issued on Tuesday after they did not turn up before the accountability court in three graft references filed against them by the NAB. Sharif’s son-in-law Captain (retd) Safdar has also been served a subpoena at his London address. The Sharif family members…

Arrest warrants issued for actor Sanjay Dutt

MUMBAI: An arrest warrant was issued against Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt in an old case related to filmmaker Shakeel Noorani. It all began in 2002 when Noorani apparently signed Dutt for his film titled Jaan Ki Baazi, for Rs 50 lakhs. Sanjay began shooting for the movie, but quit midway, which cost Noorani a loss of Rs 5 crores. Reportedly, Noorani has claimed that when he contacted Dutt over this a few times, the actor sent him death threats, also using his underworld connections.. “This warrant is because of his…