Free Press Journal
  • Man sneaks into hospital room of Nawaz Sharif’s wife, creates panic

    London : A man allegedly sneaked in former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s wife, Kulsoom Nawaz’s hospital room without permission at London’s Harley Street Clinic on June 16. This sparked ala-rm among members of the Sharif family, Dawn reported.

  • 26/11: Nawaz Sharif admits Pakistan’s hand

    Lahore : For the first time, Pakistan’s ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif has publicly acknowledged that militant organisations are active in the country and questioned the policy to allow the “non-state actors” to cross the border and “kill” people in Mumbai, a media report said. Sharif, who has been disqualified to hold public office for life by the Supreme Court in the Panama Papers case, said Pakistan has isolated itself. “We have

  • Pakistan Supreme Court disqualifies Sharif as PML-N chief

    Islamabad: Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Wednesday disqualified former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif as the president of the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), saying that all the decisions made by him as the party chief stand “null and void”.

  • Nawaz Sharif names brother as PM candidate for 2018 election

    Islamabad: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz President Nawaz Sharif has nominated his brother and Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif as the candidate for the Prime Minister’s office in the next parliamentary elections.

  • Imran free of Panama-like suspicion, rules SC judge

    Islamabad : Justice Faisal Arab, a member of a Supreme Court bench that exonerated the PTI Chairman, has said that Imran Khan did not incorporate offshore company Niazi Services Limited to park assets acquired through embezzlement, bribery or tax evasion to keep them hidden from the public eye.

  • Pak court defers Sharif’s indictment till October 19

    Islamabad : An anti-corruption court on Friday postponed the indictment of Pakistan’s ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law in the Panama Papers case till October 19 after the PML-N lawyers and supporters tried to barge into the courtroom.

  • 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

  • It’s time to say goodbye to US aid: Pak’s Punjab CM Shahbaz Sharif

    Lahore : Pakistan’s Punjab province Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said that it is time to say goodbye to US aid after President Donald Trump made harsh remarks and “exaggerated statements” about the financial assistance to Islamabad.

  • Pakistan: Go for early election, Nawaz Sharif told

    Islamabad: A Pakistani newspaper on Friday suggested to former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to go for a snap election instead of taking out rallies denouncing the Supreme Court for unseating him on corruption charges. The Dawn complained in an editorial that governance was taking a back seat as Sharif pursues his Islamabad-to-Lahore rally, with leaders of the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz busy mobilizing crowds along the route.

  • Musharraf ready to challenge Sharif and Zardari politically

    Islamabad : Stressing the need for a third political force in the country, former Pakistan military dictator General (Retd.) Pervez Musharraf has said he would try to unite all political forces to challenge the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif-led Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and Asif Ali Zardari- Bilawal Bhutto Zardari-led Pakistan People’s Party (PPP).