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    Ahead of arrest, Nawaz Sharif plays victim, says returning to face jail for people

    Abu Dhabi: Ahead of his imminent imprisonment, former prime minister of Pakistan, Nawaz Sharif urged his followers to stand with him to “change the fate of the country.” Maryam Nawaz, who is enroute to Pakistan from London, along with her father Nawaz Sharif, tweeted a video message by the deposed prime minister in which he said, “I am aware that I have been sentenced to 10 years and I will

  • London Police arrest PML-N leader Maryam Sharif’s son

    London (United Kingdom): The Metropolitan Police has arrested the son of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Maryam Nawaz, Junaid Safdar over a physical assault.

  • Nawaz Sharif arrives at court for trial in corruption case

    Islamabad: Former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday arrived at an accountability court in Islamabad for a hearing in connection with the corruption references filed against him by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). According to the Dawn news, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law retired Captain Safdar are also expected to arrive at the court.

  • Accountability court grants bail to Nawaz Sharif’s daughter Maryam

    Islamabad: An accountability court on Monday granted bail to ousted Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter Maryam Nawaz over a reference filed against her by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) pertaining to London properties owned by the family.

  • Nawaz Sharif to be re-elected PML-N President on October 3

    Lahore: Ousted Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif will be re-elected as the President of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) during the party’s general council meeting at Islamabad Convention Centre on October 3. The first meeting of the council would be held at the Islamabad Convention Centre on Oct 2 after a meeting of the Central Working Committee (CWC) earlier in the morning to amend the PML-N constitution that also barred a disqualified person

  • NAB recommends seizure of Sharif family’s assets freezing accounts

    Pakistan Supreme Court had directed the anti-corruption body to file four reference cases by September 8 against Nawaz Sharif, his children. These relate to the Sharif family’s four upscale flats in London and 16 offshore companies held by the family.

  • Sharif family files petition to review Supreme Court‘s Panamagate verdict

    Islamabad: The family of former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif has filed a review petition against the Supreme Court‘s July 28 verdict, which disqualified him from holding any office. On behalf of Sharif’s daughter Maryam Nawaz, sons Hussain Nawaz and Hassan Nawaz and son-in-law Captain Safdar, lawyer Salman Akram Raja filed the review petition on Friday, The Express Tribune has reported.

  • Sharif family to file review petition to challenge Nawaz’s disqualification

    Lahore: Senior Lawyer Khawaja Haris is set to file a review petition against the Supreme Court’s July 28 verdict regarding the disqualification of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and its direction asking the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to file references against him and his children.

  • Panamagate case: Nawaz Sharif’s daughter accused of submitting false documents to JIT

    Islamabad: The Panamagate joint investigation team (JIT) has accused Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter, Maryam Nawaz, of submitting fake documents. According to the JIT report, she and her brothers Hussain and Hassan Nawaz, as well as her husband retired Captain Mohammad Safdar, had signed falsified documents to mislead the Supreme Court, reports the Express Tribune.

  • Maryam Nawaz denies UK visit linked to Panama Papers

    Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter Maryam Nawaz today dismissed as “ridiculous” reports that her week-long UK visit was linked to Panama Papers leaks case, a major legal battle that could alter the premier and his family’s political future.

  • Sharif’s recovery ‘on course’, says daughter

    Islamabad: Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s recovery is on track, his daughter Maryam Nawaz has said, nearly a week after he underwent surgery. “PM’s recovery on course. Was made to walk several times in the corridor during the day, and up and down a flight of stairs twice,” Maryam tweeted.

  • Sharif undergoes successful open heart surgery in London

    London/Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif successfully underwent open heart surgery at a private hospital in central London on Tuesday, the premier’s second cardiac procedure in five years, his family and hospital officials confirmed. “Surgery successful by The Grace Of Almighty. The Prime Minister is off the pump now. Will be shifted to ICU in the next 60 mins or so,” Sharif’s daughter Maryam Nawaz said in tweets sent out

  • Nawaz Sharif to undergo open-heart surgery in UK

    Islamabad: Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who is in London for medical check-up, will undergo an open-heart surgery on Tuesday, according to his daughter.

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