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Former Pakistan PM Shahid Abbasi seeks better facilities in jail

Shahid Abbassi, 60, is accused of awarding a 15-year contract for an LNG terminal against the rules while he was petroleum minister in the cabinet of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif.

Ex-Pak PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi held in multi-billion rupee case

Last year, the NAB ordered an inquiry into both Abbasi and former prime minister Nawaz Sharif over a liquefied natural gas terminal project.


Pak ex-PMs Nawaz, Abbasi appear before Lahore Court in treason case linked to Mumbai attack

Journalist Cyril Almeida, Assistant Editor for the Dawn newspaper is also a respondent in the case being heard by a three-member bench headed by Justice Mazahar Ali Naqvi, The Express Tribune reported.

Former Pakistan PM Abbasi gets High Court nod to contest election from Rawalpindi

Abbasi was on June 27 disqualified by the Punjab Election Appellate Tribunal for "not fully revealing" his assets. He had challenged the order in the Lahore High Court (LHC).

Pak HC overturns tribunal's verdict barring ex-PM Abbasi from contesting polls

Abbasi on Thursday challenged the decision in the Lahore High Court where a two-member bench headed by Justice Mazahir Ali Akbar Naqvi suspended his disqualification till final adjudication of his appeal.

Ex-Pak PM Abbasi moves HC against disqualification to contest election from Rawalpindi

Abbasi had filed nominations for NA-53 Islamabad and NA-57 Rawalpindi seats. Initially, election officials had rejected his nomination from Islamabad but accepted his bid from Rawalpindi.


Former Pakistan PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi barred from contesting elections from Rawalipindi

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, who was appointed as premier after Nawaz Sharif was disqualified by the Supreme Court in July last year, can now appeal in a three-member bench of the Lahore High Court against the tribunal's decision.

Pakistan Election Commission rejects nomintation papers of Imran Khan, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

The nomination papers of Abbasi and his covering candidate Sardar Mehtab Khan for NA-53 were rejected by the returning officer after the candidates failed to fill the affidavit as per the requirements, Dawn reported.

Pakistan PM Abbasi seeks national debate on civil-military ties, role of judiciary

Abbasi cited the Panama judgment and removal of Sharif as PM as the major cause for political instability and hampered progress in Pakistan.

Justice (retd) Nasirul Mulk to serve as caretaker Pakistan PM

Pakistan will be holding its parliamentary and provincial assembly elections on July 25.