Monday , June 18 2018
Breaking News
Home / Lahore

Lahore

Pakistan’s first in-depth newspaper that presents balanced news reports, analysis and reviews regarding Customs, Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) and Sales/Income Tax Departments beside covering import and export sectors comprehensively. Up-to-the-minute news bulletins regarding Customs and FBR departments are also displayed regularly on both website and face book for the interest of common people

New JIT constituted to support high-level JIT to probe attack on Asad Kharal

asadddd

LAHORE: Shahzad Sultan, head of JIT formed to investigate attack on senior journalist Asad Kharal, has constituted a sub-JIT to take the case ahead speedily. Asad Kharal was attacked few days ago by armed assailants, most probably for pursuing billions of rupees corruption and green channel smuggling cases. It is reported that sub-JIT comprises four officers including SP Naveed, DSP ... Read More »

Asad Kharal grateful to CJP, Army Chief, Chairman NAB for best treatment

mix

LAHORE: Senior investigative journalist Asad Karal thanked Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar for ordering his admission to CMH Lahore. Asad Kharal said, “I was treated properly as per advise of the three Brig doctors. I am really thankful to Honorable Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, worthy Chief of Army staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa and worthy ... Read More »

Customs Preventive holds auction of foreign origin apples

e2d2e366-a0ed-4682-82f5-5a5c171994d5-660x330

LAHORE: Collectorate of Customs Preventive on Wednesday generated Rs5.5 million through auction of non-duty paid apples on Thursday. Earlier Customs Preventive cancelled the auction as there were only a few purchasers that were interested in auction of the apples and they gave fewer rate against apples of worth Rs8.1 million. Highest rate that was announced by a purchaser was only ... Read More »

Customs I&I raids godown, recovers Indian spices worth Rs15m

RUBAB SIKANDAR

LAHORE: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation raided a godown located near Koral Ghati and recovered huge quantity of Indian origin species. The market value of recovered species is Rs15 million. Sources told Customs Today, that Director Customs I&I Rubab Sikandar received credible information that huge quantity of Indian origin species is dumped in Koral Ghati. She immediately constituted a ... Read More »

Customs Preventive field formations staff leaves cancelled

images

LAHORE: Customs Preventive Deputy Collector Moazzam Raza cancelled leaves of field formation staff and issued a notification no: 01/HRD/Circular/92/19/PT/518 dated 13.6.2018. According to the notification that no officers/officials of all field formations will take/avail, leave of any kind during the period falling after the Eidul Fitr holidays i.e. 19th June to 30th June. The notification further stated that leaves already ... Read More »

JIT formed to investigate ‘attack’ on Asad Kharal for pursuing billions of rupees corruption cases

asadddd

LAHORE: Senior Journalist Asad Kharal informed police that he was attacked for pursuing important cases of billions of rupees corruption in the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) and the Supreme Court. He said Punjab police shared these details with chairman of the standing committee on human rights Mustafa Nawaz Khokhar and Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar in a report. ... Read More »

Supreme Court reserves verdict of foreign accounts, assets, amnesty scheme

Chief Justice Saqib Nisar

LAHORE: Supreme Court of Pakistan on Tuesday reserved verdict in case pertaining to foreign assets, foreign accounts, and amnesty scheme. A three-member bench of the Supreme Court, led by Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, Justice Umar Atta Bandial, and Justice Ejaz-ul-Ahsan, was hearing the case. During the proceedings, the CJP remarked that Justice Bandial will announce ... Read More »

Customs Preventive cancels auction of smuggled apples  

auction

LAHORE: Collectorate of Customs Preventive on Tuesday canceled the auction of apples that were confiscated from Lahore. There were only few purchasers who were interested in auction of the apples and they gave fewer rates against apples of Rs8.1 million. Highest rate that was announced by a purchaser was only Rs3.2 million which is far less than the real rate ... Read More »

CJP seeks details of Swiss accounts from FBR

Chief Justice Saqib Nisar

LAHORE: Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar on Monday remarked that every newborn in Pakistan owes a heavy loan due to failed policies of previous governments. CJP Nisar’s remarks came as he headed a three-judge bench at the top court’s Lahore Registry which was hearing a case regarding foreign assets and bank accounts held by Pakistani citizens. Justice ... Read More »

Customs Wagha foils bid to smuggle huge quantity of Indian cloths & jewelry

trade at wagha

LAHORE: The Customs Appraisement team deputed at Wagha border foiled an attempt of smuggling of huge quantity of Indian cloths and other household goods. Sources told Customs Today that on suspicious movement, customs team intercepted three passengers at Wagha border and checked their luggage. During search they found that Indian passengers were trying to smuggle big quantity of cloths, jewelry ... Read More »

Customs I&I seizes Iranian origin milk from Badami Bagh

RUBAB SIKANDAR

LAHORE: Directorate of Customs Intelligence ad Investigation team intercepted a Mazda truck near Badami Bagh and recovered huge quantity of Iranian origin milk. Sources told Customs Today, after receiving credible information the anti smuggling squad under supervision of Superintendent Mohammad Sarwar, Intelligence Officer Zulfiqar Ali Dogar, Agha Sultan Haider, Sohail Murtaza, Hamid Babar and Nadeem Ahsa intercepted a Mazda truck ... Read More »

Lahore ASO seizes smuggled apples worth Rs8.1m

washingtonapples

LAHORE: The Customs Preventive’s Anti-smuggling organization (ASO) has seized a huge quantity of smuggled apples worth Rs8.1 million. MCC Preventive Collector Faiz Ahmed received information that attempt would be made to transport smuggled commodity from Quetta to Lahore. The ASO team supervised by Deputy Collector ASO Mohammad Moazzam Raza and comprising Superintendent Agha Qadeer Jaider, Inspectors Nasir Saeed, Azam Wattoo, ... Read More »

Customs Court approves remand of accused involved in mobile smuggling

MOBILE SHIPMENTS

LAHORE: The Special Federal Court of Customs Taxation and Anti-Smuggling has handed over three accused to Customs I&P team for interrogation in a mobile phones smuggling case. Customs Court has approved their physical custody for two days. Earlier the Customs Collectorate of Preventive Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) seized large quantity of smuggled mobile phones in an enforcement activity. Sources told Customs ... Read More »

Customs Court issues arrest warrants of accused involved in ACs case

arrestwarrant

LAHORE: The Special Federal Court of Customs Taxation and Anti -Smuggling issued arrest warrants of the accused in a case of non-duty paid air conditioners smuggling case. According to details the customs court has issued warrants of the accused Majeed Khan. Earlier, the Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) had seized huge quantity of smuggled air conditioners in an enforcement activity. Sources told that ... Read More »

Customs Appellate Tribunal remands back appeal filed by M/s Meena Brokly

court adjourned - case adjournes

LAHORE: Customs Appellate Tribunal on Saturday has set aside the order in appeal and remanded back the appeal filed by M/s Meena Brokly against Collector of Customs (Appeals) and others. Omer Arshed Hakeem, member judicial bench-II heard arguments and examined the record produced by the parties during the hearing. The same appeal decided with remarks that appeal is liable for ... Read More »

FTO seeks record to conclude tax refund case

FTO

LAHORE: The hearing of tax refund appeal entered into the final phase as Federal Tax Ombudsman (FTO) sought record from the parties. On Friday, FTO heard appeal filed by proprietor of M/s Arslan Rubber Works, against Regional Tax Office (RTO-II), the same appeal was postponed until the next date of hearing. FTO Advisor Muhammad Zahir ud Din heard the case ... Read More »

CJP takes notice of customs green channel mega scam, calls for report in 10 days

Chief Justice Saqib Nisar

LAHORE: Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar took notice of a complaint filed against illegal clearances through green channel and ordered report/comments from concerned quarters within 10 days while the court associate sent the order copy to the Chairman NAB for necessary action. According to details, the chief justice took notice on a complaint accompanied by an appeal published ... Read More »

CJP takes notice of assault on senior journalist Asad Kharal

chief justice

LAHORE: Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar on Wednesday took notice of the assault on senior journalist Asad Kharal and directed inspector general Punjab to submit a report on the incident in 24 hours. Senior journalist and anchorperson Asad Kharal was attacked by ‘masked men’ near Allama Iqbal International Airport in the wee hours of Wednesday. Superintendent of Police (SP) Cantonment Bilal ... Read More »

Asad Kharal’s FIR hints at Rs1000b corruption cases in SC, NAB as motive behind attack

asadddd

LAHORE: Senior journalist and anchorperson Asad Kharal registered an FIR under Section 7 of Anti-Terrorism Act against unknown assailants who attacked him near Allama Iqbal International Airport in wee hours of Wednesday. He is associated and contributes to Customs Today. His investigative journalism strength has enabled Customs Today to unearth many huge mega scams in customs department including Rs 1,000 ... Read More »

Customs I&I recovers huge quantity of non-duty paid shoes near Saggian bridge

RUBAB SIKANDAR COLLECTOR

LAHORE: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&) detained two containers and recovered huge quantity of foreign origin joggers and shoes near Saggian Bridge. These shoes were being supplied to Shah Alam Market. Sources told Customs Today that Deputy Director Customs I&I Usman Tariq received credible information about some smuggling attempts. He immediately constituted a raiding team under the supervision ... Read More »