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Panamagate Case: Maryam Nawaz submits property details ISLAMABAD: Maryam Nawazs counsel Shahid Hamid presented the details of the assets purchased in his clients name at the Supreme Court o Thursday, during the ongoing hearing of Panamagate case.A larger bench of the apex court comprising of five judges Justice Asif Saeed Khosa, Justice Azmat Saeed, Justice Ijaz Afzal, Justice Gulzar Ahmed and Justice Ijaz-ul-Hasan, were hearing the case linked with last years Panama Papers disclosures of the offshore wealth of the family members of the prime minister.According to latest reports, Counsel of the Prime Minister Makhdoom Ali Khan continues arguing his side of the case from yesterday when the court adjourned the hearing after summoning written details of all the gifts given by Hussain Nawaz to his father Nawaz Sharif and those given by Nawaz Sharif to his daughter Maryam Nawaz.Today, at the start of the hearing Maryam Nawazs counsel Shahid Hamid presented the details of the ...

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South Korea court rejects arrest warrant for Samsung heir SEOUL: A South Korean court on Thursday refused to authorise the arrest of the heir to the Samsung business empire, in a setback to prosecutors probing a corruption scandal engulfing President Park Geun-Hye. Officials on Monday sought the arrest of Lee Jae-Yong on charges of bribery, embezzlement and perjury, sending shock waves through the group, which is a major part of the South Korean economy and includes the world's largest smartphone maker.It is already reeling ...

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RECORDER REPORT-PSX mid day update KARACHI: On Thursday, until mid day, KSE-100 Index was at 48919.56 with a positive change of 277.35 and volume of 91,279,990 shares.High and Low were 48928.41 and 48642.21 respectively. Total volume traded in the market was 230,761,020 shares with 350 total traded companies out of which 247 were up, 90 were down and 13 were unchanged.COMMERCIAL BANKS was the top traded sector with total traded volume of 27,995,100 shares. It was followed by ENGINEERING with ...

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Obama says in US interest to have 'constructive' ties with Russia WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama said Wednesday it was in America's interest to have "constructive" ties with Russia, but admitted the relationship had reverted to an "adversarial spirit" when Vladimir Putin regained the presidency."I think it's in America's interest and the world's interest that we have a constructive relationship with Russia. That's been my approach throughout my presidency," Obama said at his final press conference before handing power to Donald Trump.But he said that when Putin ...

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BBC investigating reporter for publishing misleading story on Park Lane flats ISLAMABAD: The BBC has started internal investigation against the reporter who has been accused by BBC itself of "misusing the platform of BBC" to publish a story on Park Lane flats owned by sons of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.Highly reliable sources in BBC have confirmed that reporter Ather Kazmi has been accused by the BBC management of playing into the hands of a Pakistani political party by getting uploaded "an old story as new" and ...