Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan must end reliance on US aid: Former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan must end reliance on US aid: Former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif

Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday urged Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi to devise a strategy to make the country self-sufficient and independent of the need for US aid.

Jan 03, 2018, 22:45 PM IST
Pakistan anti-graft body gives nod for corruption case against Sharif family

Pakistan anti-graft body gives nod for corruption case against Sharif family

Pakistan's National Accountability Bureau has been given the nod to launch a corruption case against ousted premier Nawaz Sharif and his younger brother Shahbaz Sharif.

Dec 28, 2017, 19:10 PM IST
Sharif appears before accountability court in Pakistan

Sharif appears before accountability court in Pakistan

Pakistan's ousted premier Nawaz Sharif today appeared before an accountability court here to face the corruption charges filed against him by the National Accountability Bureau in the Panama Papers scandal.

Dec 19, 2017, 11:05 AM IST
Nawaz Sharif's daughter Maryam in NYT powerful women list

Nawaz Sharif's daughter Maryam in NYT powerful women list

Maryam was chosen for the article run under the NYT`s Saturday Profile section.

Dec 18, 2017, 16:17 PM IST
Imran not out, close aide disqualified in foreign funding case

Imran not out, close aide disqualified in foreign funding case

However, Imran's close aide and the secretary general of the party, Jahangir Tareen was disqualified for life by the apex court.

Dec 16, 2017, 00:12 AM IST
Anti-graft court adjourns hearing against Nawaz Sharif family till Dec 4

Anti-graft court adjourns hearing against Nawaz Sharif family till Dec 4

The cases were registered by the NAB on September 8 against 67-year-old Nawaz Sharif and his family in Islamabad.

Nov 28, 2017, 12:22 PM IST
 Nawaz Sharif was ousted because he developed friendship with Narendra Modi: Hafiz Saeed

Nawaz Sharif was ousted because he developed friendship with Narendra Modi: Hafiz Saeed

Hafiz Saeed spoke after being freed earlier in the day from 11 months of house arrest by a court that said there was no evidence to hold him.

Nov 24, 2017, 16:33 PM IST
Pakistan parliament rejects bill to remove Nawaz Sharif as PML-N chief

Pakistan parliament rejects bill to remove Nawaz Sharif as PML-N chief

Opposition parties have been demanding an amendment to restore the previous law which stated that a disqualified person was not eligible to lead a political party.

Nov 22, 2017, 19:30 PM IST
Pakistan anti-graft court begins trial of Sharif, his family

Pakistan anti-graft court begins trial of Sharif, his family

Pakistan's ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family members today appeared before an anti-graft court here as trial resumed into the corruption cases filed against them in the high-profile Panama Papers scandal.

Nov 22, 2017, 11:38 AM IST

Pakistan court declares FM Ishaq Dar proclaimed offender in graft case

Pakistan's anti-graft body has also sought the inclusion of Dar's name on the Exit Control List after he repeatedly failed to appear before the anti-corruption court in the Panama Papers case.

Nov 21, 2017, 14:05 PM IST

Court decision can't weaken my relationship with people: Nawaz Sharif

Kicking off his ruling partys mass contact campaign, disqualified Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Sunday that no decision of the court can weaken his relationship with the masses.

Nov 20, 2017, 00:29 AM IST

Sharif, family members may face travel restrictions: Report

Ousted premier Nawaz Sharif and four of his family members can soon be barred from leaving Pakistan in connection with the Panama Papers case as the country's anti-graft watchdog has initiated a process to place their names on the Exit Control List, a media report said today.

Nov 18, 2017, 14:34 PM IST
Panama Papers scandal: Witnesses record statement against Nawaz Sharif

Panama Papers scandal: Witnesses record statement against Nawaz Sharif

Two prosecution witnesses on Wednesday recorded their statements against ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his family members in an accountability court which formally began trial proceedings against them in corruption cases linked to the Panama Papers scandal.

Nov 15, 2017, 16:00 PM IST
Pakistan accountability court inches towards indicting Sharif's sons

Pakistan accountability court inches towards indicting Sharif's sons

A Pakistani accountability court today inched closer to declare the London-based sons of ousted premier Nawaz Sharif as proclaimed offenders in the Panama Papers case.

Nov 14, 2017, 15:44 PM IST
Ousted Pak PM Sharif appears before court to face trial in corruption cases

Ousted Pak PM Sharif appears before court to face trial in corruption cases

  Pakistan's ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today appeared before an anti-graft court to face trial in corruption cases against him in the Panama Papers scandal that forced him to resign.

Nov 07, 2017, 11:51 AM IST
Pak court adjourns hearing in corruption cases against Sharif

Pak court adjourns hearing in corruption cases against Sharif

Sharif had gone to London last month to be with his ailing wife Kulsoom Nawaz who is battling throat cancer.

Nov 03, 2017, 17:04 PM IST
Pakistan's anti-graft body challenges Nawaz Sharif son-in-law's release

Pakistan's anti-graft body challenges Nawaz Sharif son-in-law's release

Pakistan`s anti-corruption body on Friday petitioned the High Court against the accountability court`s order to release former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif`s son-in-law Captain Muhammad Safdar (retd) on bail after he was taken into custody on October 9.

Nov 03, 2017, 14:14 PM IST
Panama Papers: Nawaz Sharif appears in Pak court, case adjourned to Nov 7

Panama Papers: Nawaz Sharif appears in Pak court, case adjourned to Nov 7

Pakistan's ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif appeared in court on Friday, a day after returning from overseas to face corruption allegations that saw him ejected from office and targeted with an arrest warrant.

Nov 03, 2017, 12:06 PM IST
Sharif returns to Pakistan, to appear before accountability court

Sharif returns to Pakistan, to appear before accountability court

Ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif arrived in Pakistan on Thursday and will appear before a court on Friday in connection with the corruption references filed against him by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB).

Nov 02, 2017, 12:35 PM IST
Panama Papers case: Pakistan court issues bailable warrant against ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

Panama Papers case: Pakistan court issues bailable warrant against ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

Last week, the court had indicted Sharif and his daughter over allegations linked to ownership of London properties, opening a trial that could see the former leader jailed.

Oct 26, 2017, 14:41 PM IST