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IHC TO Hear A Contempt Of Court Petition Against Nawaz

The Islamabad High Court has accepted a petition alleging former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has committed contempt of court. According to Express News, the petition was accepted by IHC judge, Mohsin Akhter Kiyani. The petitioner, Makhdoom Niazi Inqalabi, has maintained that Nawaz, in his August 25 speech in Lahore, committed contempt of court. The petition […]

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Nawaz And Sons Summoned By Accountability Court

An Islamabad-based accountability court has issued summons for deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his sons Hussain and Hassan Nawaz for September 19 in the reference regarding Flagship Investments (an offshore firm owned by Nawaz’’s children) filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) over alleged corruption of the ruling family. The development came on Wednesday […]

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Nawaz, Family And Dars’s Tax Returns Submitted

Former Premier Nawaz Sharif, his family and Finance Minister Ishaq Dar’s tax return data of last 20 years have been submitted to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR). The graft watchdog has also acquired the details of bank accounts of the Sharif family from the State Bank of Pakistan […]

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Nawaz Children Challenged Panama Verdict

Deposed premier Nawaz Sharif’s children and son-in-law have challenged the Supreme Court’s July 28 verdicts in Panama Papers case, in which the top court, besides disqualifying the PML-N chief from public office, directed the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to file accountability references against the Sharifs. The review petitions by Nawaz’s children — Hussain, Hassan and […]

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I Have Been Fighting For Pakistan’s Democracy: Nawaz

“I have been fighting for Pakistan’s democracy and the case of its people in the courts,” former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Friday as he addressed an increasingly noisy lawyer’s convention at Aiwan-i-Iqbal in Lahore. Lauding the members of the legal fraternity for their struggle against dictatorship, the former premier recalled that “in the […]

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Nation Rejected Disqualification: Nawaz

Ousted Premier Nawaz Sharif believes that the people of Pakistan have rejected his disqualification by coming out of their homes for his rally. A five-judge bench of the Supreme Court unanimously ruled last month that Sharif was not Sadiq (truthful) and Ameen (trustworthy) and therefore not qualified to become a member of parliament. Speaking from […]

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Overthrown PM Gets Two SPs As Security Officers

Ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has two senior police officials as security officers which is in a deviation from the standard practice. They were appointed by the federal government. According to the standard operating procedure mentioned in the ‘Blue Book’, only the sitting prime minister and the president are entitled to the services of a […]

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PM Nawaz Disqualified

And Pakistan has seen a historic moment today. Supreme Court of Pakistan has announced Panama verdict and Nawaz Sharif is disqualified. Supreme Court Justice Asif Saeed Khosa started the court’s announcement of its verdict on the Panama Papers case shortly after 12:00pm. Apologising for the delay, he gave the podium to Justice Ejaz Afzal Khan, […]

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Nawaz Leaves Abroad Amidst Panama Bedlam

Amidst all the chaos Panamagate has created in politics of the country, Premier Nawaz Sharif looked unfazed as he is leaving for Maldives on a three-day trip. The move is seen as a push to assert that the beleaguered prime minister is still in control of the government and calls the shots in all key […]

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Banners In Favor Of Punjab CM; Is Something Fishy Cooking Inside N-League

Banners preferring Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif over Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif appeared in Lahore. Banners asked the Premier Nawaz to step down and let his younger brother take the seat. The banners were put up outside the Lahore Press Club at Shimla Pahari by ‘NGO Pakistan’. Opposition parties, including the Pakistan Peoples Party, Pakistan […]

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Nawaz Fears Back Door Opportunists Are Behind His Resignation Stresses

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is convinced that those who are demanding his resignation by asking him to step down are actually against Pakistan. Mian Sahab believes that such people simply doesn’t wish to see Pakistan going towards stability. He also ponders if they, themselves want to come in power through back door. “These people [opposition] […]

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