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19 September, 2017 8:00 AM Nawaz Sharif skips Pakistan court hearing on corruption cases

Islamabad: Ousted Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif today failed to appear before a court hearing corruption cases against him as he was in London to take care of his ailing wife. The accountability court is hearing the corruption cases filed against 67-year-old Sharif after the Supreme Court on July 28 disqualified him in the Panama Papers scandal 48

17 September, 2017 9:12 PM Nawaz Sharif's wife wins Lahore by-poll

LAHORE: Ousted Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's ailing wife today won the crucial by-election in Lahore that was seen as a test of support for the family after the Supreme Court dismissed Sharif from the office in the Panama Papers scandal. Begum Kulsoom won the NA-120 seat in a close contest with cricket-turned-politician Imran Khan's Pakistan 32

15 September, 2017 8:41 AM Panama Paper verdict: Pakistan Supreme Court dismisses review petition filed by Sharif family

Lahore: The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Friday dismissed the review petitions filed by Nawaz Sharif and his family in the Panama Papers Case verdict of July 28. The country's top court upheld the verdict of dismissal of Nawaz Sharif, reported a leading Pakistani daily. Pakistan Supreme Court also dismissed a similar review petition filed by Finance 44

29 August, 2017 11:26 AM Medical visa to be given to Pakistan child with heart ailment: Sushma Swaraj

“We will give medical visa for his treatment in India,” the External Affairs Minister tweets External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday said India would grant medical visa for treatment of a newborn baby from Pakistan whose family said he is suffering from a cardiac ailment. Ms. Swaraj’s assurance to the family from Lahore came after Rohaan’s 28

22 August, 2017 6:34 PM Nawaz Sharif's wife Kulsoom Nawaz diagnosed with throat cancer: Aide

Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's wife Kulsoom Nawaz has been diagnosed with throat cancer, PTI quoted an aide saying on Tuesday.  Islamabad: Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's wife Kulsoom Nawaz has been diagnosed with throat cancer, PTI quoted an aide saying on Tuesday. The former first lady, who is currently in London, will undergo 71

15 August, 2017 6:15 PM Sushma Swaraj Has An Independence Day Gift For Pakistani Patients

Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj's announcement comes as a relief for patients who had not been unable to qualify for medical visa because former foreign minister Sartaj Aziz wouldn't give them the recommendation letter that New Delhi had demanded. NEW DELHI: In a goodwill gesture, Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj said New Delhi will give medical visa for Pakistani 50

13 August, 2017 11:10 PM Will bring law that ensures no PM can be ousted: Sharif

Sharif also demanded accountability from military dictators and judges who he said have been sending PMs packing home in the last 70 years. He also criticised the five judges who disqualified him in the Panama Papers case. LAHORE: Deposed Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif said on Sunday that he will strive hard to replace the country's old and "flawed" system 35

7 August, 2017 8:37 PM Lahore: 2 dead, 35 injured in blast near Sagiyan bridge

Two people were killed and scores injured in a powerful blast in Lahore's Bund area. The Punjab province capital has witnessed a series of blasts in the recent past. At least 2 people were killed and 35 injured in a truck blast in Lahore's Bund road area today evening. Initial reports indicate that a truck loaded with fruits got tangled with high tension 59

5 August, 2017 1:06 PM Nawaz Sharif To Travel To Lahore Via GT Road To Show Popularity

Islamabad: Pakistan's ousted premier Nawaz Sharif will travel to Lahore from Islamabad via the famous Grand Trunk Road next week in a bid to show his popularity among the people. Sharif has not visited his home town and his stronghold, Lahore, since he was disqualified by the Supreme Court last week over the Panama Papers scandal. The former premier 34

5 August, 2017 1:06 PM Will any court punish Pervez Musharraf for subverting constitution, asks Nawaz Sharif

Islamabad: Pakistan`s former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in his first interaction with the media a week after he was disqualified by the Supreme Court, on Saturday asked if any court in the country will ever punish former military ruler Pervez Musharraf. Sharif, speaking to reporters at the Punjab House, asked: "When will the court punish the dictator 54