The Pakistani government has decided to investigate alleged cases of financial mismanagement and corruption committed in the Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP).
Abu Yazeed, a spokesperson for the outfit calling itself Al-Mansooreen Brigade, said Ali Haider Gilani was in their custody and safe.
Former premier Yousuf Raza Gilani has said he would prefer going to jail rather than appear before Pakistan`s anti-corruption watchdog.
The Pakistani Police are still hunting for former prime minister Yousuf Raza Gilani`s son Ali Haider Gilani who was abducted last week.
Former premier Yousuf Raza Gilani`s son Ali Haider was kidnapped by gunmen while campaigning for Pakistan`s landmark elections.
It`s been a day since the abduction of Ali Haider Gilani, but police have yet to find any clue which could help them in cracking down the case.
Ali Haider Gilani, the son of Pakistan’s ex-prime minister Yousuf Raza Gilani, has been kidnapped by unidentified men in Multan.
Ali Musa Gilani was arrested upon his arrival at the Supreme Court premises for the hearing of the ephedrine quota case.
Pakistan`s Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf sought more time to write to Swiss authorities to reopen corruption cases against President Asif Ali Zardari.
The Supreme Court dismissed Yousuf Raza Gilani as premier on June 19, after convicting him of contempt in April.
Former Pakistani premier Yousuf Raza Gilani said Raja Pervez Ashraf`s removal by the judiciary would amount to disintegration of Pakistan.
Pakistan’s Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf has been ordered to appear before the Supreme Court on August 27.
Pakistan People’s Party Senator Faisal Raza Abidi pointed out that his party has been victimised in the past and is being victimised now.
The ruling Pakistan People`s Party sees the by-polls in Multan as a contest between itself and the judiciary and right wing parties.
Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari gave his assent to the Contempt of Court Bill of 2012 after it was passed by two houses of Parliament.
Pakistan`s Parliament has passed a bill aimed at protecting top government leaders from contempt of court proceedings.
The government intends to get the Contempt of Court Bill 2012 passed by the National Assembly and the Senate before July 12.
Pakistan`s Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf said it was his desire that the people themselves should realise improvement in power crisis.
Pakistan faces the prospect of having a series of prime ministers until the next election, warned a daily.
New PM Raja Pervez Ashraf has a chequered past, which definitely needs scrutiny.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai