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    26/11 remarks: Pak court issues notice to Sharif

    Lahore : A Pakistani court has issued a notice to ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif on a petition seeking action against him for claiming that those involved in the 2008 Mumbai terror attack belonged to Pakistan.

  • Pak court halts airing Sharif’s speeches for 15 days

    Lahore : A Pakistani court on Monday ordered the country’s electronic media watchdog to stop the TV channels from airing anti-judiciary speeches by ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and his other aides, and submit a report within 15 days.

  • Sharif barred from contesting polls for life after Pak SC verdict

    Islamabad : Pakistan’s deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif  on Friday became ineligible to hold public office for life after the Supreme Court unanimously ruled that the disqualification of two lawmakers, including him was permanent, in a landmark verdict ending the political future of the three-time premier ahead of general elections this year.

  • Sharif says efforts being made  to ‘oust’ him from politics for life            

    Islamabad : Pakistan’s deposed premier Nawaz Sharif today alleged that efforts were being made to “oust” him from politics for life, a day after he was disqualified by the Supreme Court from leading his party. Sharif spoke to the media after appearing before the accountability court in Islamabad where he is being tried for alleged corruption in the Panama Papers case.

  • Sharif cannot head a political party

    Sharif, 68, was disqualified by the apex court in the Panama Papers case in July last year under Article 62 for failing to declare a receivable salary as an asset.

  • 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.

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    Foreign funding case: Imran not out, close aide disqualified in fgn funding

    Islamabad : Pakistan’s cricketer-turned- politician Imran Khan on Friday survived being disqualified from parliament as the Supreme Court dismissed a petition against him in a foreign funding case, months after prime minister Nawaz Sharif was forced to quit by the court in the Panama Papers case.

  • ED seizes properties worth Rs 48.87 cr in Panama Papers Case

    New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate on Friday seized properties in the form of immovable assets worth Rs 48.87 crore from Ahmedabad-based company in connection with the Panama Papers case.

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    Nawaz Sharif leaves for London to visit ailing wife

    Lahore : Former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam left for London from Lahore’s Allama Iqbal International Airport on Tuesday after he was granted an exemption for a week from appearing in the court for corruption references filed against him in the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) court.

  • 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.

  • Sharif’s indictment in graft cases postponed by a week

    Islamabad :  Pak ‘s ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday appeared before an anti-corruption court for the second time in a week but his indictment was postponed till October 9 as his children, who are also been named in the high-profile Panama Papers case, failed to appear in court.

  • 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

  • Sharif to return to Pakistan this week

    Lahore: Ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif is likely to return on Friday to Pakistan to face cases against him, days after he went to London to see his ailing wife who underwent a throat cancer surgery.

  • Abbasi likely to continue as Pak Premier for rest of govt’s tenure

    Lahore : Pakistan’s newly-elected Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi is likely to continue as premier for the remaining 10-month tenure of PML-N as the party chief Nawaz Sharif has hinted retaining his younger brother Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif in the key province.

  • Panamagate: Nawaz’s brother may replace him in case of conviction

    Islamabad : Beleaguered Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s younger brother and Punjab province Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif is expected to replace him if he is disqualified by the Supreme Court for alleged corruption and money laundering in the sensitive Panama Papers case, according to a media report.

  • Nawaz Sharif’s brother to replace him in case of conviction: report

    Islamabad: Beleaguered Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s younger brother and Punjab province Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif is expected to replace him if he is disqualified by the Supreme Court for alleged corruption and money laundering in the sensitive Panama Papers case, according to a media report.

  • Pakistan SC concludes Panama case hearing against Sharif, family

    Islamabad : Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Friday concluded hearing the high-profile Panama Papers case against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family for alleged corruption, but reserved its verdict that could jeopardise his political future.

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