Fri, Jan 20, 2017 | updated 01:20 PM IST

Davos [Switzerland], Jan. 20 (ANI): Microsoft founder and head of the Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates met Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum at Davos on Thursday and appreciated the country's effort in eradication of polio.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 20 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has raised the issue of Kashmir with United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres, saying that the Kashmir issue is an international dispute, which remains on the agenda of the Security Council.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 19 (ANI): Pakistan Senate chairman Raza Rabbani has asked Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif-led government to take parliamentary leaders in the Senate into confidence on the discussion of legislation for reinstating military courts that is currently underway.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 19 (ANI): Advisor to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz, has asked Afghanistan to stop blaming Pakistan for the deteriorating security situation in the country and advised them to instead review their 'fragmented' approach to peace talks with the Taliban militant group.

Davos [Switzerland], Jan. 19 (ANI): Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba's chairman Jack Ma, in a meeting with Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Davos, has said that his company has a lot of interest in investing in the country.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 19 (ANI): The Pakistan Supreme Court (SC) has directed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's son Hussain Nawaz to explain how he earned USD 1.9 million which he remitted to his father as a gift in 2011.

Davos [Switzerland], Jan. 19 (ANI): Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba's chairman Jack Ma, in a meeting with Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Davos, has said that his company has a lot of interest in investing in the country.

CPEC moving ahead at fast pace, says Nawaz Sharif
Updated: Jan 19, 2017 04:04 IST

Davos [Switzerland], Jan. 19 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that the projects under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) are being completed at a faster speed and this project is being witnessed as economic game changer in the region.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 17 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has left for Switzerland to attend the World Economic Forum (WEF)'s Annual Meeting at Davos.

Sharif's regime is going to end soon, says Imran
Updated: Jan 16, 2017 08:45 IST

Dera Ghazi Khan (Punjab) [Pakistan], Jan. 16 (ANI): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's regime is going to end soon as his corruption has been exposed by the Panama Paper leaks.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 16 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will participate in the World Economic Forum (WEF)'s Annual Meeting at Davos in Switzerland.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 14 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has declined a proposal to set aside a planned 1,200-megawatt LNG-based power plant in Muzaffargarh, Punjab as it is likely to get completed after the end of his tenure.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan.14 (ANI): The ongoing investigations into the Panamagate scandal has taken a new twist with media reports in the United Kingdom claiming that four apartments in London's upscale Park Lane neighbourhood have been owned by the family of Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif since the 1990s.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 14 (ANI): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has said that it is Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif who needs to be replaced rather than the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) ordinance.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 13 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that government is determined to provide standard health care facilities to the people.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 13 (ANI): Pakistan's Finance Minister Mohammad Ishaq Dar has said the export package provided by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif would provide a major boost to economic growth in the country.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan.12 (ANI): The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has called on the government of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to protect the interests of the fishermen of Gwadar Port, most of whom have reservations about the over 50 billion dollar China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project.

Katas Raj (Punjab) [Pakistan],Jan. 12 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has assured of safeguarding rights of religious minorities in the country and said that every effort would be made to give them due status in the society.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan.11 (ANI): Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said the day is not far when Pakistan will be recognised as a "minorities-friendly country" during a visit to the Katas Raj Temples complex in Chakwal.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 11 (ANI): Despite the opposition rejecting the timing of the amendment, when Panama Papers case against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is being heard by the Supreme Court, the federal government has approved the twenty-fourth Amendment Bill in the National Assembly Standing Committee on Law and Justice.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 10 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has announced Rs180 billion package for exporters in order to give a boost to exports.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 8 (ANI): Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif-led government has said it is planning to introduce uniform prayer timings for all religious sects across the country.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 8 (ANI): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Andleeb Abbas, in a letter to the Principal Secretary of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, has asked about the legal expenses that Premier and his family members were bearing with regards to the Panamagate case.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 6 (ANI): Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has asserted that Qatar's former prime minister Hamad Bin Jassim Bin Jaber Al Thani would be jailed if he appeared before the Supreme Court (SC) to authenticate the letter he had sent to rescue Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in the Panamagate case.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 6 (ANI): The Pakistan Supreme Court on Friday said that if Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's family is unable to establish ownership of Minerva Financial Services Limited, the court would have to assume that charges leveled against the Premier's family by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) are true.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 5 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday said that family members of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif can be summoned if they contradict their stance regarding the London flats owned by them.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 5 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday said that the country needs an operation "Zarb-e-Qalam" besides anti-terror operation Zarb-e-Azb to fight its ongoing war on terror.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 5 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that international investors are now showing keen interest for investing in the country which is a manifestation of our successful economic policies and investor friendly environment.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 4 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is a cornerstone of Islamabad's own quest for regional connectivity and shared prosperity.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Dec. 30 (ANI): As Justice Mian Saqib Nisar on Saturday will take oath as the new Chief Justice of Pakistan, his first challenge will be the composition of the larger bench that will hear the Panamagate case.