No 'long or short march' can derail democracy: Nawaz Sharif

Embattled Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday hit back at protesters, saying no "long or short march" can derail the government, even as Imran Khan vowed to continue his sit-in indefinitely till the Premier resigns.

No dialogue till release of protesters: Imran Khan

Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has said that there would be no dialogue with the government until his party cadres who were arrested for demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif were released.

Pakistan court acquits PM Sharif, brother in money laundering case

A Pakistani court on Friday cleared Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his brother, Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif of all charges pertaining to a money laundering case filed 14 years ago.

Pakistan court to try Sharif, Zardari, others for money transfer

The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Friday decided to start ex-parte proceedings against 61 politicians, including Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and former president Asif Ali Zardari, in a case against alleged illegal transfer of assets to foreign countries.

Nawaz Sharif to address UN assembly September 26

 Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will address the UN General Assembly (UNGA) Sep 26, the day his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi is likely to reach there, an aide to Sharif said Thursday.

New Pakistan ISI chief to be named next week: Report

 The new chief of Pakistan's powerful spy agency ISI is likely to be named next week amid political turmoil in the coup-prone country, according to a media report.

Imran Khan to address Karachi rally Sunday

 The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) has decided that party leader Imran Khan should go to Karachi and address protesters Sunday, media reported Thursday.

Pakistan PM threatens to clear protesters camped in capital

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, weakened by weeks of demonstrations calling for him to resign, threatened on Wednesday to clear a protest camp established more than a month ago outside government offices in Islamabad.

Protesters press fresh murder charges against Pakistan PM

 Anti-government protesters in Pakistan have pressed fresh murder charges against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, police confirmed Wednesday, as demonstrations that rocked the capital last month appear to lose steam.

Pak police registers murder case against Nawaz Sharif, ministers

A murder case has been registered against Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his ministers and other top officials for their alleged involvement in the killing of anti-government protesters here, police said today.

Imran Khan urges court to stop police brutality

Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan Tuesday appealed to the Supreme Court to play its role in stopping police brutality in Islamabad where protestors are engaged in sit-ins against the government.

Pak court orders filing of murder charges against Nawaz Sharif

A Pakistani court on Monday ordered framing of murder charges against Nawaz Sharif and others over the alleged killing of two protestors during ongoing anti-government demonstrations, the second criminal case to be filed against the embattled Prime Minister.

No proposal for Modi-Sharif meeting in New York: Pak envoy

Pakistan Monday said it was not aware of any proposal for a meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif in New York on the margins of UN General Assembly this month.

Imran booked for forcing police to release his party workers

 Opposition leader and Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaaf chief Imran Khan has been booked for forcing police to release his party workers arrested in violation of Section 144 here, officials said today.

Pakistan remains China's priority: Xi Jinping tells Sartaj Aziz

President Xi Jinping, who had put off his visit to Islamabad due to the political turmoil there on Friday assured all-weather ally Pakistan that China has always seen the bilateral relations with it as a diplomatic priority.

Badal asks PM to ensure safety of Sikhs in Pakistan

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take up with his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif the issue of safety and security of life and property of people belonging to the Sikh and other minority communities in Pakistan.

Pakistan court orders first civilian execution in six years

A judge in Pakistan has ordered a murderer to be hanged next week, officials said on Friday, in what would be the country`s first civilian execution in six years.

Imran Khan seeks explanation over Sahrif's overseas assets

Pakistan opposition leader Imran Khan today alleged that Minister Nawaz Sharif owned a property in a posh area of London and invested millions of dollars in Europe and demanded an explanation from him.

Pakistan crisis: Nawaz Sharif calls for joint session of Parliament

As the Pakistan crisis intensifies,Nawaz Sharif called for joint session of Parliament to garner support for his party.

Imran Khan to celebrate one month of protests

Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) leader Imran Khan said that he would be celebrating completion of a month of anti-government protests, media reported on Thursday.