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Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif gets bail on medical grounds

Nawaz Sharif, in 2018, had been sentenced to 10 years in prison by an anti-corruption court in Islamabad.

Mar 27, 2019, 06:24 AM IST

No relief for Nawaz Sharif as Pakistan court rejects bail plea in corruption case

A court in Pakistan rejected the bail application of deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday, refusing to grant him relief on medical grounds in a corruption case.

Feb 25, 2019, 14:56 PM IST

Pakistan government refuses to remove names of Nawaz Sharif, daughter, son-in-law from Exit Control List

In October last year, Sharif, his daughter Maryam and son-in-law Mohammad Safdar had separately applied to the Interior Ministry seeking removal of their names from the ECL.

Feb 10, 2019, 06:36 AM IST

Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif to be shifted to cardiac facility: Official

Sharif was shifted to the Services Hospital from Kot Lakhpat jail Lahore on Saturday on the recommendations of the third special medical board.

Feb 06, 2019, 17:14 PM IST

Nawaz Sharif's treatment can be done in Pakistan, says head of medical board

Sharif, 69, is serving a seven-year jail term in the Al-Azizia Steel Mills corruption case. 

Feb 05, 2019, 21:14 PM IST

Pakistan: Jailed ex-PM Nawaz Sharif's lawyer files plea for suspension of sentence seeks bail on health grounds

A panel of experts appointed by the government to examine the former premier also recommended that he should be given proper medical attention.

Jan 26, 2019, 16:55 PM IST

Larger special medical board to be formed to assess Sharif's health condition

Sharif, who is serving a seven-year imprisonment in Lahore's Kot Lakhpat jail, was rushed to a hospital Tuesday after he complained of heart related complications.

Jan 25, 2019, 17:27 PM IST

Nawaz Sharif uses Ghalib poetry to explain his condition in jail

Un ke dekhey se jo ajati hai munh par rounaq, Woh samajhtey hain ke beemar ka haal achcha hai, said Nawaz Sharif.

Jan 24, 2019, 17:20 PM IST

Nawaz Sharif undergoes medical check-up, heart 'larger than normal'

Earlier this month, Sharif underwent a medical check-up in the jail.

Jan 22, 2019, 17:08 PM IST

Nawaz Sharif not completely well, special medical board says in its report

It is to be noted that 69-year-old Sharif is currently serving a seven years jail sentence in Lahore's Kot Lakhpat jail in the Al-Azizia Steel Mills graft case.

Jan 19, 2019, 11:36 AM IST

Pak SC dismisses appeal against suspension of Sharif's sentences in graft case

Sharif is currently in jail after an anti-corruption court sentenced him on December 24 to seven years in jail in the Al-Azizia Steel Mills graft case.

Jan 14, 2019, 17:36 PM IST

Nawaz Sharif's health deteriorates; daughter claims jail authorities not letting doctors examine him

Sharif, 69, had undergone an open-heart surgery about three years ago in London. 

Jan 12, 2019, 07:47 AM IST

Nawaz Sharif denied assistant, has to maintain jail room himself

It is reported that Nawaz Sharif is not even permitted to step outside his barracks within the prison - for security reasons. 

Jan 03, 2019, 10:11 AM IST

Jailed ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif challenges conviction in graft case

Sharif, 69, also filed an application seeking suspension of his sentence.

Jan 01, 2019, 22:44 PM IST

Ousted Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif to challenge conviction in graft case

An anti-corruption court had last week sentenced Sharif to seven years in jail in the Al-Azizia Steel Mills case.

Dec 30, 2018, 17:54 PM IST

Ousted Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif shifted to Kot Lakhpat jail in Lahore, given 'better class' facilities

Sharif, 69, was sentenced to seven years of rigorous imprisonment in the Al-Azizia Steel Mills graft case but was acquitted in the Flagship Investments reference by Islamabad-based Accountability Court on Monday.

Dec 25, 2018, 16:54 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif jailed for 7 years

A Pakistan court on Monday jailed former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for seven years on graft charges that he says were politically motivated. The anti-corruption court said in its ruling that the three-time prime minister was unable to prove the source of income that led to his ownership of a steel mill in Saudi Arabia.

Dec 25, 2018, 09:14 AM IST

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Dec 24, 2018, 23:14 PM IST

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Dec 24, 2018, 22:10 PM IST

5W1H: Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif gets 7 years in jail in Al-Azizia case

Pakistan's former prime minister Nawaz Sharif was on Monday sentenced to jail for seven years by the anti-corruption court in connection with the Al-Azizia case. In the other corruption case related to Flagship Investment, the court acquitted the former PM.

Dec 24, 2018, 17:18 PM IST