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28 July, 2017 11:03 AM News Analysis: Who lost, who gained, and what next after Nawaz Sharif’s resignation

Nawaz Sharif was less than a year away from becoming the first Pakistani Prime Minister to complete a full term in office. But Pakistan will have to wait longer for a leader to reach that milestone as the Supreme Court on Friday disqualified Mr. Sharif from office after an investigation found that his family concealed offshore assets from tax authorities 15

28 July, 2017 10:10 AM The Panama Papers in Pakistan: a timeline

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday formally stepped down from his post after the Supreme Court disqualified him and barred him from holding any public office for life. Mr. Sharif has been under pressure to resign since 2016 when leaked documents from a Panama-based law firm disclosed his family’s offshore accounts. In April, the court acting 16

28 July, 2017 9:36 AM Ajit Doval Meets Xi Jinping Amid India-China Standoff

Beijing: Amid heightened tensions over the border standoff at Sikkim, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval met with Chinese President Xi Jinping today. China's State Councillor Yang separately met senior security representatives from South Africa, Brazil and India and "set forth China's position on bilateral issues and major problems", said news agency 16

28 July, 2017 9:23 AM Panama case: Sharif steps down after SC disqualifies him

Islamabad, Jul 28 (PTI) Nawaz Sharif today resigned as Pakistan Prime Minister after the Supreme Court disqualified him from holding public office and ruled that graft cases be filed against the beleaguered leader and his children over the Panama Papers scandal. It is the third time the 67-year-old veteran politicians term as premier has been cut short 18

28 July, 2017 7:43 AM Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif sacked because he used wrong Microsoft font

On Friday, Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif was disqualified from holding a government office by the supreme court of the country. The court, in its ruling said that Sharif was no longer "eligible to be an honest member of the parliament". it's a damning verdict for Sharif and automatically disqualifies him for the post of prime minister in the country 21

28 July, 2017 7:02 AM Panama Papers verdict: Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif disqualified, can't hold office, says Supreme Court

Trial against Nawaz Sharif in Panama Papers case began in January this year in the Supreme Court of Pakistan. The matter was heard over 50 sittings of the Supreme Court. The Supreme Court of Pakistan today disqualified Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif as a member of the National Assembly in Panama Papers leak case. He has been found guilty of corruption 15

28 July, 2017 5:40 AM Army Chief Bipin Rawat to visit Jammu and Kashmir

The Indian and Pakistani Army have been engaging each other in frequent firing exchanges on the LoC in these two districts. Jammu: Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat will arrive in Jammu and Kashmir on Friday to visit forward positions on the Line of Control (LoC), Defence Ministry officials said. "After chairing the security review meeting, the Chief 21

28 July, 2017 5:29 AM Pakistan's Supreme Court to rule on fate of PM Sharif

Pakistan Supreme Court was set to announce a new judgement that could topple PM Nawaz Sharif who is embroiled in a long-running corruption case that has gripped the country. Around 3,000 police and paramilitary forces are deployed around the court in Islamabad ahead of the ruling, due to be announced today morning. ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's Supreme Court 23

28 July, 2017 5:03 AM Will Nawaz Sharif go? Big Panama Papers verdict in Pakistan Supreme Court today

Pakistan's Supreme Court will announce today whether it will disqualify Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif after an investigative panel alleged his family's wealth was far above their earnings in a scathing corruption report. Supreme Court of Pakistan is all set to announce its reserved verdict on the Panama case after findings of the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) 21

28 July, 2017 12:20 AM Musa named as chief of Al Qaeda-linked outfit in J&K

Alarm bells are ringing for the security forces after radical commander Zakir Musa was named the Ameer (chief) of the new Al Qaeda-linked jihadist group, Ansar Ghazwat-Ul-Hind, in Kashmir. This is the first time in 27 years of insurgency history that the global terror group Al Qaeda has made an entry into the restive Jammu and Kashmir region. Musa — a former 21