Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan court indicts former PM Nawaz Sharif for corruption

Pakistan court indicts former PM Nawaz Sharif for corruption

A Pakistani anti-corruption court on Thursday indicted ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter over allegations linked to ownership of London properties, opening a trial that could see the former leader jailed.

Oct 19, 2017, 17:54 PM IST
Panama Papers case: Pakistan court defers Nawaz Sharif's indictment after protest by lawyers

Panama Papers case: Pakistan court defers Nawaz Sharif's indictment after protest by lawyers

An anti-graft court in Pakistan today postponed the indictment of ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam and son-in-law Muhammad Safdar in Panama Papers case till October 19 due to protests by lawyers.

Oct 13, 2017, 11:37 AM IST

Nawaz Sharif's sons likely to skip anti-corruption court hearing

Nawaz Sharif's two sons Hussain and Hassan left for London to be with their mother, Kulsoom, who is battling throat cancer.

Oct 10, 2017, 20:17 PM IST
Sharif's daughter, son-in-law gets bail in Panama Papers case

Sharif's daughter, son-in-law gets bail in Panama Papers case

The Supreme Court initially declined to dismiss Nawaz but ordered an investigation into his family`s wealth. After the probe it disqualified him and ordered a NAB investigation and trial into the family.

Oct 09, 2017, 13:50 PM IST

Ousted Pak PM Sharif's son-in-law Safdar arrested by NAB officials

According to reports, ousted Pak PM Sharif's son-in-law Safdar arrested by NAB officials. Captain (Retd) Safdar apprehended from outside Islamabad Airport.

Oct 09, 2017, 10:36 AM IST
Nawaz’s son-in-law arrested on return to Pakistan

Nawaz’s son-in-law arrested on return to Pakistan

Safdar and his family members, including father Nawaz, were asked to appear before a court here on Monday over graft charges. 

Oct 09, 2017, 08:10 AM IST
Pervez Musharraf was a better ruler of Pakistan than Benazir Bhutto, says survey

Pervez Musharraf was a better ruler of Pakistan than Benazir Bhutto, says survey

In a survey conducted by a media organisation in Pakistan, Pervez Musharraf has been adjudged a better ruler than Benzair Bhutto of the neighbouring country.

Oct 05, 2017, 19:48 PM IST

Ex-chief justice's party files petition against Nawaz Sharif in SC

The petition filed by 68-year-old Chaudhry's Pakistan Justice and Democratic Party vice president Ahsanul Din Sheikh said Sharif has not accepted the apex court's verdict and has been criticising it in his speeches.

Oct 04, 2017, 19:37 PM IST
Nawaz Sharif re-elected head of Pakistan's ruling PML-N

Nawaz Sharif re-elected head of Pakistan's ruling PML-N

Nawaz Sharif was on Tuesday re-elected as the president of the ruling PML-N, allowing the ousted Pakistan prime minister to stage a political comeback with "full force".

Oct 03, 2017, 20:36 PM IST
Pakistan's ousted PM Nawaz Sharif "back with full force" as PML-N chief

Pakistan's ousted PM Nawaz Sharif "back with full force" as PML-N chief

Pakistan`s ruling party on Tuesday re-elected ousted premier Nawaz Sharif as its leader, saying he was "back with full force", a day after using its parliamentary majority to amend a law to allow him to re-take the job.

Oct 03, 2017, 14:56 PM IST
Graft accused Nawaz Sharif set to return as PML-N chief

Graft accused Nawaz Sharif set to return as PML-N chief

PML-N's Central Working Committee (CWC) has agreed to amend the party's constitution, paving way for his return, the Pakistani daily Dawn reported.

Oct 02, 2017, 16:49 PM IST
Nawaz Sharif's indictment in graft cases postponed

Nawaz Sharif's indictment in graft cases postponed

The NAB has filed cases of corruption and money laundering against Sharif, his family members and Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in the Accountability Court in Islamabad and Rawalpindi.

Oct 02, 2017, 16:00 PM IST

Pakistan's Nawaz Sharif to be present in court for indictment proceedings

Ousted Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif will be present during his indictment proceedings in the accountability court here on Monday in three corruption and money laundering cases involving his family's offshore properties, his party said today.

Oct 01, 2017, 16:43 PM IST
Nawaz Sharif may regain PML-N's leadership

Nawaz Sharif may regain PML-N's leadership

Pakistan's ousted premier Nawaz Sharif is expected to regain the leadership of his PML-N party next week under a proposed new law that will allow a disqualified legislator to head a political party.

Sep 30, 2017, 12:02 PM IST

Pakistan Finance Minister indicted in corruption case, pleads not guilty

Ishaq Dar pleaded not guilty to all charges, terming them baseless

Sep 27, 2017, 12:16 PM IST

Arrest warrants against ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif's children

An anti-corruption court in Pakistan issued arrest warrants on Tuesday against the three children and son-in-law of the former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif after they failed to appear for a hearing.

Sep 26, 2017, 14:08 PM IST
Panama case: Nawaz Sharif appears before accountability court

Panama case: Nawaz Sharif appears before accountability court

An accountability court in Islamabad allowed former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to leave after he briefly appeared before the court on Tuesday for hearing of references filed against him by the National Accountability Bureau in connection with Panama Papers scandal.

Sep 26, 2017, 11:35 AM IST
Panama case: Nawaz Sharif to appear before accountability court today

Panama case: Nawaz Sharif to appear before accountability court today

Pakistan's ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif will today appear before a court here to face the corruption references filed against him by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in the Panama Papers scandal.

Sep 26, 2017, 10:57 AM IST

Ousted Pak PM Nawaz Sharif to appear before accountability court today

Ousted Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will appear before the accountability court today. He's facing corruption and money laundering charges in Panama Papers scandal.

Sep 26, 2017, 10:16 AM IST
Nawaz Sharif returns to Pak to face charges in Panama Papers scandal

Nawaz Sharif returns to Pak to face charges in Panama Papers scandal

Sharif, 67, decided to return after consultations with senior party leaders including his younger brother and Punjab province Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif in London, party officials said.

Sep 25, 2017, 11:08 AM IST