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China stops funding CPEC projects

Islamabad : China has reportedly withheld funding of some key China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) road projects in Pakistan over corruption-related concerns. In an indirect warning to Islamabad, Beijing has forwarded a come clean message. Pakistan’s Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal has confirmed this. The Dawn quoted Iqbal, as saying that Beijing has stopped funding

PTI to petition against Sharif for funding from Bin Laden

PTI to petition against Sharif for funding from Bin Laden. Islamabad, May 9 (IANS) The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) has decided to file a petition in the court against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to seek an investigation into allegations of receiving money from slain Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden during the 1990s, the media reported.PTI


Centre seeks Explanation of Overseas Funding From AAP

Stage is set for another round of confrontation between the Centre and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)with the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Friday asking the Arvind Kejriwal-led organisation to provide details of its overseas funding. The Centre has asked the Aam Aadmi Party into furnish details of its overseas funding. The Home Ministry asked

Investigate Sahara diaries adresses Delhi CM

Kejriwal accuses Akali Dal of funding Congress campaign in Punjab

New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convenor Arvind Kejriwal on Monday alleged that BJP ally Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) was funding Punjab Congress leader, Captain Amarinder Singh’s, poll campaign. “Sir, people talking in Punjab that you are using Majithia’s (Punjab Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia) drug money in your campaign. Is it true? You had

Andhra, Telangana criticised for funding river fest

Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh and Telangana governments have come under flak from rationalists and atheists for spending public funds on ongoing Krishna Pushkaralu river festival. They alleged that the governments in both the Telugu states were acting against the Constitution and promoting superstitions by spending people’s money on the 12-day festival. While Andhra Pradesh is

Give info on radical elements’ funding of AAP: Capt

Nawanshahr: Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh on Friday asked the Badal government to place in public domain any information it had on radical elements’ funding the AAP in the state as the people had a right to be privy to all such information. Captain said this in response to a recent statement by Deputy Chief

DyCM demands probe into AAP’s source of funding

Balachaur: Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Saturday demanded a probe into funding of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) by the Union government. Interacting with media persons on the sidelines of the second day of his Sangat Darshan programme, Badal slammed AAP for its alleged links and hobnobbing with radical elements. “The sources of funding

Rawat asks Centre to maintain 90:10 funding for U’khand      

Dehradun: Claiming that the circumstances in which Uttarakhand was given special category status still persist, Chief Minister Harish Rawat today asked the Centre to maintain the funding pattern for externally aided projects in the state in the ratio of 90:10. Making the request at a meeting with Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Rawat said with 65