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Pakistan court extends by 7 days Maryam's remand period in graft case

Maryam, 45, the Vice President of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz, is in the National Accountability Bureau's custody since August 8 in connection with the Chaudhry Sugar Mills (CSM) case.

Pakistan military manipulated polls to oust Nawaz Sharif: US Report

The report prepared for US lawmakers by the bipartisan Congressional Research Service (CRS) said Khan had no governance experience prior to winning his current office and analysts contend that Pakistan's security services manipulated domestic politics during elections with a motive of removing Nawaz Sharif.

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Nawaz Sharif disqualified for concealing assets, submitting fake testimony: Pakistan SC

The apex court said 69-year-old Sharif had concealed assets of the Capital FZE while filing his nomination forms in 2013, Dunya News TV reported.

Specialised ambulance facility denied to Nawaz Sharif by two govt hospitals in Pak

The provision of "inadequate" healthcare to the incarcerated PML-N leader Nawaz Sharif by the Punjab government has generated controversy, bringing the two political parties – PML-N and PTI – to the verge of collision.

Nawaz Sharif made laws to launder money: Special assistant to Pak PM

Sharing details of alleged telegraphic transfer of Rs 17 million to Sharif's daughter Maryam Nawaz, Shahzad Akbar said the family built an empire through corruption.

Two nephews of former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif offloaded from Haj-bound flight

Yousuf Abbas and Abdul Aziz Abbas were going to Saudi Arabia to perform Haj when they were offloaded on Thursday from the Madina-bound flight at Allama Iqbal International Airport on the request of the NAB.

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Pakistan's anti-corruption body launches fresh money laundering probe against Nawaz Sharif, daughter

The development came a day after an anti-corruption court dismissed a plea filed against the 45-year-old vice president of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) for submitting a fake document in the high-profile Avenfield Apartments case.

Pakistan anti-corruption court dismisses fake deed case against PML-N leader Maryam Nawaz

Maryam, 45, the vice president of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) was accused of providing a fake trust deed during the hearing of the case.

Pakistani mafia using bribe, blackmailing to put pressure on Judiciary: Imran Khan

Imran Khan's statement came after a video surrounding the trial of Sharif was leaked by PML-N leader Maryam Nawaz.

Islamabad HC to hear pleas of Nawaz Sharif, NAB in Al-Azizia and Flagship cases on Sept 18

The court set the date for the hearings, a day after the law ministry relieved accountability court judge Justice Arshad Malik, who sentenced Sharif in the Al-Azizia steel mills case, from his position on the recommendation of the IHC.

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Imran Khan's PTI celebrates ouster of Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

The Pakistan Supreme Court disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from holding public office in its verdict on the Panama Papers scandal.

Top Frames: Sushma Swaraj meets Nawaz Sharif, Beijing issues red alert for pollution

Sushma Swaraj with Nawaz Sharif during the Ministerial Conference of Heart of Asia - Istanbul Process in Islamabad, China's capital issues its first ever "red alert" for pollution.

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World leaders meet at United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris

More than 150 world leaders are meeting under heightened security, for the 21st Session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP21/CMP11), also known as "Paris 2015" from November 30 to December 11.

PM Modi meets Sharif in Ufa; Dalai Lama's birthday and monsoon in Delhi

Narendra Modi accepts Nawaz Sharif's invitation to visit Pakistan for SAARC summit in 2016; a three day celebration of Dalai Lama's 80th birthday; monsoon arrives in Delhi.

Narendra Modi, Nawaz Sharif agree to resume dialogue process

Narendra Modi today accepted an invitation from Nawaz Sharif to visit Pakistan to attend the SAARC Summit in 2016.

2014: The year of PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was the top news and newsmaker in 2014. He led BJP to a historic election victory and formed a stable government at the Centre.

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PM Narendra Modi to Sant Rampal: The best of Indian Express photos

22 photographs that showcase events from a water shed year in Indian history.

The Modi-Sharif handshake at SAARC summit in Kathmandu

The exchange of pleasantries between the two leaders came a day after Modi raised the issue of 26/11 attacks and terrorism in the presence of Sharif.

Islamabad on the edge as Imran Khan leads massive protest rally

Tens of thousands of protesters armed with wire cutters and backed by cranes broke through barriers protecting Pakistan's parliament and other government buildings Tuesday night.

Today in pics: Narendra Modi's mother receives gift from Pak PM Nawaz Sharif

Hiraben was gifted a sari by Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Gandhinagar.

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On Doklam and surgical strikes, Modi says Congress' comments were childish

Replying to the no-confidence motion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that when it came to Doklam, the Congress was all over the place when asked about meeting Chinese officials. And on surgical strikes, he said, the party's comments were childish.

Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif Disqualified By Court

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who was named in the Panama Papers investigation, has been disqualified from holding public office in a unanimous verdict by the Supreme Court of Pakistan. It has also ordered a case against the prime minister to be referred to the NAB (National Accountability Bureau). Justice Ejaz Afzal Khan said on […]

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Pakistani nationals condemn Pathankot terror attack

Chakhan-Da-Bagh (Poonch), Jan 13 (ANI): Pakistani nationals condemned the recent Pathankot terror attack saying the attack was abhorrent. They are of the view Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif would be taking steps to control terrorism and bring justice to the Pathankot martyrs. They said that they wanted the two nations to live in peace and harmony. The residents also believe that Nawaz Sharif’s course of action regarding the Pathankot terror attack would help in improving the relations between the two nations.

Politicos react to Pakistan's enquiry panel on Pathankot attack

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Reacting to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's decision to set up a joint investigation team to investigate the links of the Pathankot air base attackers with Pakistan, Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar has put the onus on the Indian Government to take the next step. Aiyar said if this is true then it is the first step but it is not the last step because we have been through this before. He added that a special court had also been set up at the time of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks. Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Srikant Sharma lauded Islamabad's initiative, saying the entire nation is upset over the Pathankot attack.

Farahnaz lauds PM Sharif for setting up probe panel on Pathankot attack

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Pakistan writer and politician Farahnaz Ispahani on Monday appreciated Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for setting up a commission to conduct a joint probe on Pathankot attack and also called it a good move. She also said that terrorism is not good for either of the countries and so strict actions must be taken against it.

Talks with Pakistan should not stop: Amarinder Singh

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Congress leader Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday said that talks with Pakistan should not be stopped as peace cannot be achieved without dialogue.The former Punjab chief minister also said that India cannot afford to lose its soldiers every day.

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Pakistan’s reaction on Pathankot terror attack not different: Congress

New Delhi, Jan 09 (ANI): Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Saturday said Pakistan’s reaction is not very much different, adding that earlier Pakistan’s former prime minister Yusuf Gilani did the same thing after 26/11 attack and spoke to former prime minister Manmohan Singh, and now Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is also doing the same, after the Pathankot attack. He added that India has given them lot of evidences but Pakistan’s court is not treating those evidences with respect.

Sharif failed to take action against Pathankot attack culprits: BJP

New Delhi, Jan 06 (ANI): The former union home secretary and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP RK Singh on Wednesday said that if Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif would have kept a control on his country then Pathankot terror attack would not have taken place. He also said that Sharif is not in a condition to take any action against the culprits, and it also shows that he did not take Pakistan army in his confidence. He further stated that Pathankot terror attack and Mazar-i-sharif attack is coordinated with each other.

Nawaz Sharif holds no supreme power in Pakistan: Congress

New Delhi, Jan 06 (ANI): Congress leader Manish Tewari on Wednesday said that Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif accounts for nothing in Pakistan and that the real ruler of the country is General Raheel Sharif. He stated that both General Sharif and his Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) are equally complicit in the Pathankot attack. Tewari also raised questions on the surprised Lahore visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and stressed that foreign secretary level talks should be immediately called off.

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