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  • My family migrated from India for its love for Pakistan: Nawaz Sharif tells court

    Lahore: Deposed former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday told a court here that he is not a traitor as his family migrated from India for its love for Pakistan. The Lahore High Court on Monday held the hearing on a petition seeking action against 67-year-old Sharif under treason charges for claiming that those involved in the 2008 Mumbai terror attack belonged to Pakistan.

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    The winds of detente could blow amongst us

    Passing through his honeymoon period in power when the Pakistan army establishment is relieved that it does not have to deal with a Nawaz Sharif who they felt was getting too big for his boots, new prime minister Imran Khan is currently better off. But for how long, one does not know.

  • 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.

  • Begum Kulsoom Nawaz passes away: Mortal remains of ex-Pakistan first lady to arrive on Friday

    Karachi: The mortal remains of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz, the wife of jailed former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, will be flown to Pakistan on Friday. The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Wednesday took to Twitter to inform that the funeral prayers for Begum Kulsoom will be held in London at the Regent Park Islamic Centre on Thursday at a local mosque, reported GeoTv.

  • 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.

  • $300 million not aid, US owes this money to Pakistan, says Qureshi 

    Islamabad : The USD 300 million that the Pentagon has decided to scrap is not a military aid to Pakistan, but what it owns to Islamabad for its support in the war against terrorism and should reimburse it, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has asserted, sparking fresh bilateral tensions ahead of a key visit.

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    Shatrughan Sinha defends Sidhu on hug row, says even PM Modi and Vajpayee hugged Pakistanis

    Kolkata: Under attack for hugging Pakistan’s Army chief, Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu received support from BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha who said Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Narendra Modi had hugged their Pakistani counterparts during their visits to that country. Sinha said Sidhu had already made himself clear on the issue and “I don’t think there is any scope for any controversy”.

  • Eid-al-Adha: Nawaz and Maryam Sharif to spend Eid in jail

    Islamabad: Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Mohammad Safdar will spend their Eid-ul-Zuha in jail after the Islamabad High Court (IHC) deferred its ruling on pleas seeking their release. The PML-N leader appeared before the IHC on Monday for hearing in the remaining Al-Azizia Steel Mills and the Hill Metal Establishment cases.

  • 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 blacklists Sharif’s sons, block passports

    Islamabad: Pakistan’s jailed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s sons Hassan and Hussain were placed on the blacklist by the authorities, barring them from travelling on Pakistani passports, media said on Wednesday.

  • Kill this Referendum 2020

    Expect no change in India policy once Imran Khan takes over as the prime minister of Pakistan. No, not even a wee-bit, bar a slight change in rhetoric. Prime ministers come and go but the India policy of Rawalpindi-Islamabad establishment remains constant. Indeed, Pak army chiefs come and go but anti-India animus alone informs Pakistan’s approach towards this country. It is one long constant since the founding of the separate Islamic State

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    Pakistan court moved for deletion of ‘N’ from Nawaz Sharif’s PML-N

    Peshawar: A petition has been filed in the Peshawar High Court seeking deletion of the word ‘N’ from the Pakistan Muslim League-N party after conviction of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif in a corruption case, according to a media report today.

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