Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «nawaz sharif»

24 July, 2017 12:45 PM 22 dead, 30 injured in suicide blast near CM residence in Pakistan's Lahore

A powerful suicide blast near residence-cum-office of Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif in Pakistan's Lahore city on Monday killed at least 22 people, including policemen, and wounded 30 others. Lahore police chief Capt (R) Amin Wains said the "target of blast was police". LAHORE: A powerful suicide blast near residence-cum-office of Pakistan's Punjab 17

22 July, 2017 4:49 PM The defiant reign of Syed Salahuddin

On July 2, a few days after the U.S. designated Syed Salahuddin as a global terrorist, the Hizbul Mujahideen chief held a press conference in Muzaffarabad, the capital of the Pakistan-held Kashmir. Salahuddin has been on India’s most wanted list for a long time, but in Muzaffarabad, he’s seen as a hero by many. When he arrived for the press conference 22

22 July, 2017 1:07 PM Panama papers: Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif's defence minister to replace him in case of conviction?

LAHORE/ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's Defence Minister Khawaja Asif on Saturday emerged as the "most potential candidate" to replace beleaguered Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif if he is disqualified by the Supreme Court for alleged graft and money laundering in the sensitive Panama Papers case. Asif is most likely to become the interim prime minister for 45 days till 67-year-old 53

20 July, 2017 8:53 PM India's diplomacy power play pays off, Seoul pulls plug on PoK projects

India's diplomatic power play is paying off with countries rethinking and reviewing decisions to invest in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK). South Korea's Daelim Industrial Company Limited, which is leading a consortium to develop the 500 MW Chakothi Hattian Hydropower Project on the Jhelum in Muzaffarabad, is reconsidering its investment in the venture 16

20 July, 2017 12:51 PM Sharif family fulfils onus of proof responsibility

ISLAMABAD: While the four major successes termed as ‘critical evidence’ by the Panama Joint Investigation Team (JIT) have already been proved wrong or have failed to prove anything wrong, the JIT report couldn’t come up with even a single conclusive evidence to hold Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif or any other respondent responsible for any crime or even any wrongdoing 59

17 July, 2017 11:28 AM Nawaz Sharif's Legal Team Rejects Panamagate Probe Panel's Report

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's legal team rejected the findings of a panel investigating him, saying that the evidence collected would not hold valid in court. Islamabad: Embattled Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's legal team today dismissed as illegal and biased a probe panel's final report that recommended filing of a graft case against 29

17 July, 2017 8:19 AM Pakistan social media abuzz with talk of 'army conspiracy' in Nawaz Sharif probe

Speculation is rife on Pakistani social media that the country's army is using the Panama Papers investigation to destabilise the Nawaz Sharif government and the army is going blue in the face denying it, Pakistani media reported. NEW DELHI: Speculation is rife on social media in Pakistan that the country's army is using the Panama Papers investigation 33

16 July, 2017 4:51 PM Pakistan Army Says Four of Its Soldiers Drowned in River After Indian Attack

Islamabad: Pakistan's army said four of its soldiers drowned in a river in Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) after their vehicle was hit by shelling by Indian troops and plunged into the river Neelum. An official statement released by Pakistan Army on Sunday said the military vehicle was hit near Athmuqam by “unprovoked” Indian fire from across the Line of Control 28

15 July, 2017 7:08 AM US House imposes tougher conditions for defence funding to Pakistan

The conditions are related to Pakistan's support to terrorists and terror outfits. The US House of Representatives has voted for three legislative amendments to impose tougher conditions for reimbursement of defence funding to Pakistan, making it conditional to Islamabad showing satisfactory progress in the fight against terrorism. The conditions are related 74

13 July, 2017 5:23 AM Nawaz Sharif's loss may strengthen army, has India worried

Generate Enquiries for your Business by Listing on Economictimes.com ISLAMABAD/NEW DELHI: A serious setback to Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif following the disclosure that his daughter and putative heir apparent, Maryam Sharif, had concealed ownership of the family's offshore assets and companies threatens to create new security complications for India 23