Free Press Journal
  • Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif’s wife Kulsoom Nawaz to be laid to rest on Friday

    Lahore: Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s wife Kulsoom Nawaz will be laid to rest here on Friday. A flight carrying Kulsoom Nawaz’s casket landed in Lahore from London in the morning. Her body was received by members of the Sharif family, including PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif’s son Hamza Shahbaz, Dawn online reported.

  • Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif’s wife Kulsoom Nawaz passes away after prolonged illness

    London: Former three-time Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s wife, Kulsoom Nawaz, breathed her last at a London hospital on Tuesday. She was 68 years old. Geo News reported that the health of Kulsoom, who was admitted at London’s Harley Street Clinic for cancer treatment in June, deteriorated last night. She was placed on life support earlier in the day. Sources added that she had also developed a lung-related problem.

  • Pakistan court hears remaining 2 graft cases against Nawaz Sharif

    Islamabad: Pakistan’s jailed former prime minister Nawaz Sharif today appeared before an accountability court hearing corruption cases against him and his family, the first court appearance in the remaining two graft cases following his incarceration.

  • Pakistan Cabinet okays open trial of Nawaz Sharif in remaining two graft cases

    Islamabad: Pakistan’s caretaker government today approved the open trial of jailed premier Nawaz Sharif in the remaining two graft cases against him,  withdrawing an earlier notification about his jail trial. Sharif, 68, along with his daughter Maryam, 44 and his son-in-law Capt (retd) Muhammad Safdar are serving jail terms of 10-years, seven years and one year respectively in Adiala jail in Rawalpindi, after an accountability court convicted them on July 6 over the family’s