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13 April, 2018 7:22 AM Nawaz Sharif, former Pakistan PM, disqualified from politics for life

Friday's ruling addressed an ambiguity over Mr. Sharif's disqualification and whether he was barred from office for life or a specific period. Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Friday, in a unanimous decision, declared that any person proved to be dishonest or not righteous is barred from politics for life or holding any public office. This will effectively 36

26 October, 2017 5:57 AM Arrest Warrant Issued Against Nawaz Sharif By Pakistan Court: Lawyer

Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is currently in London with his wife Kalsum as she undergoes cancer treatment. Islamabad: A Pakistani court on Thursday issued arrest warrants for ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif in two cases of corruption spiralling from the Panama Papers leak, his lawyers said. Sharif is currently in London with his wife Kalsum 78

20 October, 2017 1:07 AM Graft case: Nawaz Sharif and Maryam indicted

Islamabad: Pakistan’s ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law were indicted on Thursday by an anti-graft court in a corruption case related to the Avenfield property in London. The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) had registered three cases of corruption and money laundering against 67- year-old Sharif, his family members 57

19 October, 2017 9:00 AM Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif, daughter, son-in-law indicted on corruption charges

Pakistan's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has been indicted on corruption charges stemming from leaked documents known as the Panama Papers. An accountability court on Thursday indicted Sharif, as well as his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Mohammad Safdar. A lawyer for Sharif, who is currently in London, where his wife is receiving medical 95

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 61

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 44

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 80

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 40

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 94

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 57