PM Imran Khan's days are numbered, says Nawaz Sharif at Pakistan opposition rally

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan is facing a serious outburst from the opposition parties, who have now joined together and launched an anti-government campaign, aimed at toppling the ruling government.

Oct 17, 2020, 17:18 PM IST

PML-N President Shahbaz Sharif, younger brother of Nawaz Sharif, arrested in money laundering case

PML-N President Shahbaz Sharif was arrested on Monday after the Lahore High Court rejected his bail plea in a Rs 7 billion (USD 41.9 million) money laundering case.

Sep 28, 2020, 19:26 PM IST

Pakistan Army Chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa and ISI boss Lt Gen Faiz Hameed held secret meeting with Opposition leaders, here’s why

Pakistan Army Chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa and ISI boss Lt Gen Faiz Hameed held a secret meeting with the key Opposition leaders just days before a multi-party conference, said reports on Wednesday.

Sep 23, 2020, 12:54 PM IST

Pakistan court issues notice to Imran Khan in Shahbaz Sharif's defamation case

A Pakistani court has issued a notice to Prime Minister Imran Khan in a defamation case filed by PML-N president Shahbaz Sharif seeking early hearing of his suit against the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman, pending for three years.

Jun 06, 2020, 11:09 AM IST

Nawaz Sharif to travel to London on Tuesday: PML-N

In a statement, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb said that the process of administering a high dose of steroids to Sharif was underway so that his platelet count could be brought to a suitable level for travel.

Nov 17, 2019, 14:02 PM IST

Nawaz Sharif to fly to London for further treatment on Monday

Sharing details of the confirmation of Sharif`s travel, sources told Geo News on Saturday that the former prime minister`s air ticket has been confirmed.

Nov 10, 2019, 07:58 AM IST

Maryam Nawaz gets bail in Chaudhry Sugar Mills case

The PML-N leader has been ordered to furnish two surety bonds, each worth Rs 10 million, and deposit an additional Rs 70 million and surrender her passport to secure her release, said the report.

Nov 04, 2019, 18:12 PM IST

Azadi March: PPP, PML-N to stay away from sit-in announced by JUI-F

The leaders and office-bearers of the two parties said on Friday that they had already told Rehman in categorical terms that they would only attend the public meeting and would not support any sit-in, Dawn news reported.

Nov 02, 2019, 09:28 AM IST

Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif suffers heart attack: Report

According to Geo News, the former Prime Minister's health had deteriorated since he was rushed to Services Hospital earlier this week with critically low platelet count in his blood.

Oct 26, 2019, 16:06 PM IST

Pakistan PM Imran Khan dismisses fears of Islamabad lockdown on October 27

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has dismissed fears of an Islamabad lockdown on October 27 by Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman, saying he would not be able to exploit the `religious card` against the government at the behest of the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N).

Oct 05, 2019, 19:11 PM IST

Won't let Imran Khan become Pakistan's Adolf Hitler, says PML-N leader over Abbasi's arrest

After former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi was arrested on corruption charges, PML-N leader Ahsan Iqbal attacked Prime Minister Imran Khan, saying the party will never allow the leader to become Pakistan's 'Adolf Hitler'.

Jul 19, 2019, 13:18 PM IST

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

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

Sharif's PML-N improves showing in Pak by-polls; Imran's PTI front runner

Pakistan's deposed premier Nawaz Sharif's PML-N recovered some ground in the by-elections by eating up the votes of prime minister Imran Khan's PTI, winning four out of 11 parliamentary seats which went to the polls, according to the results on Monday.

Oct 15, 2018, 11:09 AM IST

Pakistan by-election: Initial results show tough competition between ruling PTI and opposition PML-N

The polling for 11 national and 24 provincial assembly seats started at 8 am and closed at 5 pm local time, according to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP).

Oct 14, 2018, 23:31 PM IST

Nawaz Sharif's wife Kulsoom laid to rest as thousands attend her funeral

Kulsoom passed away in London after a year-long battle with throat cancer.

Sep 14, 2018, 19:52 PM IST

Red Corner notices sought against ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif's sons

Hasan and Hussain Nawaz already have permanent arrest warrants issued against them in Pakistan.

Aug 04, 2018, 18:17 PM IST

Pakistani opposition to challenge Imran Khan with own PM candidate in parliament

Imran Khan`s party, which won 116 of the 272 elected seats in the National Assembly, is believed to have enough would-be coalition partners among smaller parties and independents to win a majority vote to form a government.

Aug 03, 2018, 06:35 AM IST

Democracy won't be held hostage: Opposition parties in Pakistan cry foul

Rival parties held a joint-meeting in which they decided to hold protests demanding a 'transparent' re-election.

Jul 28, 2018, 06:45 AM IST