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Former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif's wife wins Lahore by-poll

Former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif's wife wins Lahore by-poll

Ousted Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif's wife Begum Kulsoom Nawaz has won the crucial by-election in Lahore.

Sep 18, 2017, 07:29 AM IST
Thousands attend events for ousted Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif

Thousands attend events for ousted Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif

Nawaz Sharif launched the so-called "caravan" procession from Islamabad to his eastern hometown of Lahore, despite the concerns of advisers about security.

Aug 10, 2017, 00:06 AM IST
Imran Khan sent me ''inappropriate'' text messages: Former Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf member Ayesha Gulalai

Imran Khan sent me ''inappropriate'' text messages: Former Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf member Ayesha Gulalai

Former PTI MNA Ayesha Gulalai, while addressing a press conference, called for an inquiry into her allegations against Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan.

Aug 02, 2017, 06:50 AM IST
Shahid Khaqan Abbasi - a bizman-turned-politician: All you need to know

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi - a bizman-turned-politician: All you need to know

Pakistani lawmakers on Tuesday elected former petroleum minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi as the country's 18th Prime Minister, replacing veteran leader Nawaz Sharif over the Panama Papers scandal.

Aug 01, 2017, 19:03 PM IST
After Pakistan SC verdict on Nawaz Sharif, all eyes on Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa

After Pakistan SC verdict on Nawaz Sharif, all eyes on Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa

Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa, who has till now kept himself away from Panama Papers probe against Nawaz Sharif, could be eyeing the vacant post.

Jul 28, 2017, 15:14 PM IST
Panama Papers case: Know more about the SC judges who unanimously ruled against Nawaz Sharif

Panama Papers case: Know more about the SC judges who unanimously ruled against Nawaz Sharif

It is the third time Nawaz Sharif's term as premier has been cut short.

Jul 28, 2017, 14:46 PM IST
Pakistan SC disqualifies Nawaz Sharif from office: Not a single PM completed five-year term in the country since 1947

Pakistan SC disqualifies Nawaz Sharif from office: Not a single PM completed five-year term in the country since 1947

Nawaz Sharif "stands disqualified", the Supreme Court said in its highly anticipated ruling over the allegations stemming from the Panama Papers leak last year.

Jul 28, 2017, 13:47 PM IST
Panama Papers case: Pakistan's Supreme Court disqualifies PM Nawaz Sharif

Panama Papers case: Pakistan's Supreme Court disqualifies PM Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan`s Supreme Court ordered to register a case against Nawaz Sharif and directed the National Accountability Board to file its reference against him and his family within six weeks.

Jul 28, 2017, 12:43 PM IST
Pakistan`s Supreme Court disqualifies PM Nawaz Sharif from office: Facts you must know about Panama Papers case

Pakistan`s Supreme Court disqualifies PM Nawaz Sharif from office: Facts you must know about Panama Papers case

Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has alleged a conspiracy against him, although he has not named anyone.

Jul 28, 2017, 11:27 AM IST

Talk of new Pakistan PM just speculation, says Defence Minister Khawaja Asif

Amid talk that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif may have to quit over the Panama Papers case, Pakistan Defence Minister Khawaja Asif on Saturday said the notion of appointing a new Prime Minister was just a speculation.

Jul 22, 2017, 21:21 PM IST
D-Day for Nawaz Sharif as Pakistan SC resumes hearing in Panamagate case

D-Day for Nawaz Sharif as Pakistan SC resumes hearing in Panamagate case

Strict security measures are in place in and around the Supreme Court. Around 700 policemen, along with Rangers personnel and officials of the local administration, have been deployed for the hearing.

Jul 17, 2017, 10:50 AM IST

Nawaz Sharif to appear before Panama Papers probe panel

Nawaz Sharif on Thursday will become the first sitting Pakistani Prime Minister to appear before an investigating agency, reports Dawn news.
 

Jun 12, 2017, 10:04 AM IST
PML-N to pass law against honour killing, says PM Nawaz Sharif's daughter

PML-N to pass law against honour killing, says PM Nawaz Sharif's daughter

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif`s daughter, Maryam Nawaz, has said that the Pakistan Muslim League-(Nawaz) plans to pass the much delayed legislation against "honour killings" within weeks in the wake of the murder of outspoken social media star Qandeel Baloch.

Jul 21, 2016, 13:45 PM IST
Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif recovering after heart surgery: Family

Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif recovering after heart surgery: Family

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is fast recovering after an open heart surgery in a London hospital on Tuesday, his family said.

Jun 01, 2016, 02:57 AM IST
PM Sharif among Pak's richest politicians

PM Sharif among Pak's richest politicians

Amidst the Panama Papers leak row, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has emerged as one of the richest politicians in Pakistan with a personal assets of Rs 2 billion, an increase of over a billion in just four years.

Apr 22, 2016, 15:01 PM IST
Protests in Pakistan over Modi's remarks, Rohingyas' genocide

Protests in Pakistan over Modi's remarks, Rohingyas' genocide

Protests were held across Pakistan`s Sindh province to voice anger over what people described as "Indian war hysteria and inhuman brutalities being meted out to the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar".

Jun 13, 2015, 12:47 PM IST

Pakistan court throws out petitions seeking to oust Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan's Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed three petitions seeking the ouster of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for allegedly lying in Parliament.

Dec 09, 2014, 19:16 PM IST

`Outcast` Pervez Musharraf regaining political support in Pakistan

Former Pakistani president General Pervez Musharraf is reportedly regaining political support with parties realising the relevance of the Army in politics lately.

Jan 07, 2014, 15:53 PM IST

Not plotting move to oust Ashraf, says Sohail

Pakistan`s former captain, Aamir Sohail has reacted strongly to reports that he was engineering a move to oust Zaka Ashraf as chairman of the PCB after the Pakistan Muslim League`s victory in the general elections.

May 16, 2013, 23:34 PM IST

‘Remove extra security provided to Sharifs’

The Election Commission of Pakistan has ordered the Punjab government to withdraw extraordinary official security provided to Nawaz Sharif and Shahbaz Sharif.

Apr 13, 2013, 11:25 AM IST