Thu, Aug 24, 2017 | updated 05:04 AM IST

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 23 (ANI): Pakistan's Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal on Wednesday said that the country's former military dictator Pervez Musharraf should face the trial like the one faced by ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif.

Sharif's wife Kulsoom diagnosed with lymphoma
Updated: Aug 23, 2017 20:03 IST

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 23 (ANI): Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif's daughter Maryam Nawaz on Wednesday revealed that her mother Begum Kulsoom Nawaz is suffering from lymphoma, a type of cancer that starts in the lymph nodes.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug. 23 (ANI): Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa had called former prime minister Nawaz Sharif to convey his wishes for the health of the latter's wife Kulsoom Nawaz, who has been diagnosed with throat cancer.

Lahore [Pakistan], Aug.22 (ANI): Kulsoom Nawaz, the wife of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, has been diagnosed with throat cancer, a report has claimed.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 21 (ANI): Opposition Leader in Pakistan's National Assembly Khursheed Shah has said that any court in the country can ask the military to arrest former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his family members as it has right to exercise Article 190 over non-compliance.

Lahore [Pakistan], Aug 21 (ANI): Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's brother and Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif will be appointed as the president of the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) next month.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug. 20 (ANI): Former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif will leave for his first London trip after his removal from power by the country's Supreme Court in Panama case.

Lahore [Pakistan], August 20 (ANI): Pakistan's top graft organisation National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his family to appear before it in Lahore on Sunday in a reference related to the Sharifs' Avenfield properties.

Sharif, sons to defy NAB summons order
Updated: Aug 18, 2017 13:53 IST

Lahore[Pakistan],August 18 (ANI): Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his two sons will show defiance by skipping the National Accountability Bureau's (NAB) investigation meeting on Friday into the Al-Azizia Steel Mills case till the Supreme Court decides on his review petition against the apex court's July 28 verdict to disqualify him from office.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 17 (ANI): The Supreme Court (SC) of Pakistan on Thursday allowed the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to access to the confidential volume X of the final report compiled by six-member Joint Investigation Team (JIT) that probed former prime minister Nawaz Sharif family's offshore wealth in relation to the Panama Papers leaks.

Nawaz Sharif, sons to appear before NAB on Friday
Updated: Aug 17, 2017 11:08 IST

Lahore[Pakistan], August 17 (ANI): The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned disqualified prime minister Nawaz Sharif and both of his sons to appear before it on Friday in connection with the Al-Azizia Steel Mills case.

PPP will not join hands with Sharif: Zardari
Updated: Aug 16, 2017 17:25 IST

Lahore [Pakistan], Aug 16 (ANI): Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari has said that his party will not join hands with ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif.

Lahore [Pakistan], August 16 (ANI):The Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and the Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) on Tuesday filed separate letters of objection with the returning officer, challenging the nomination submitted by Kulsoom Nawaz, the wife of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, for National Assembly-120 seat.

Lahore [Pakistan], August 16 (ANI):The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has begun fresh investigations to prepare four references against ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif's family in accordance with the July 28 Supreme Court verdict for his disqualification.

PML-N ponders over options for new party chief
Updated: Aug 16, 2017 10:10 IST

Lahore[Pakistan], August 16 (ANI):Shahbaz Sharif will continue as Punjab Chief Minister as leaders of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) are mulling over options, who would replace former prime minister Nawaz Sharif as the party chief, in regard to a notice from election commision, following Sharif's disqualification from office.

Lahore [Pakistan], Augusts 15 (ANI): Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday has filed three separate petitions in the Supreme Court of Pakistan to challenge the July 28 Panamagate verdict, which disqualified him from holding any office.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 13 (ANI): A lawyer in Pakistan has challenged the nomination papers of former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif's wife Kalsoom Nawaz for NA-120 seat, on the grounds that a candidate cannot use the name of a disqualified person's party in the election.

Lahore [Pakistan], August 11 (ANI): Former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif's wife Kalsoom Nawaz has signed nomination papers for the NA-120 by-election, after the seat fell vacant following the disqualification of her husband by the Supreme Court.

Rawalpindi [Pakistan], Aug 10 (ANI): Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that millions of people had voted to elect their leader, but unfortunately a few had conspired to overthrow the democratic government.

Trouble in Nawaz Sharif's family
Updated: Aug 09, 2017 16:31 IST

Lahore [Pakistan], August 9 (ANI):Tehmina Durrani, the fourth wife of Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif, has voiced her protest over her husband being given the responsibility of tightening security measures for former prime minister Nawaz Sharif two-day's rally from Islamabad to Lahore.

Lahore [Pakistan], Aug.9 (ANI): Ignoring security threats, former prime minister Nawaz Sharif began his two-days journey for Lahore via G T Road on Wednesday, saying "his innings was not over " .

Lahore [Pakistan], Aug.8 (ANI): Former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif's wife, Begum Kulsoom Nawaz, or their daughter Maryam Nawaz, are emerging as top nominees to occupy the National Assembly seat vacated by Sharif after he was disqualified from holding office by the nation's Supreme Court last month.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug.7 (ANI): A petition was filed in the Supreme Court on Monday challenging its move to appoint a judge to oversee proceedings of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) references against former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family.

Lahore [Pakistan], August 6 (ANI): The PML-N has planned to hold a major two-day road show when former prime minister Nawaz Sharif returns to his hometown Lahore on Wednesday, to get the much-needed political mileage in the face of the challenges its government is facing.

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 5 (ANI): Former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday said that the country will remain stable if it remains on the path of democracy, otherwise there will be chaos.

Lahore [Pakistan], August 5 (ANI): Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has shattered the dreams of his younger brother Punjab chief minister Shehbaz Sharif of becoming prime minister and of his nephew (Hamza) to take up the reins in Punjab.

Lahore [Pakistan], August 4 (ANI):The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has again decided to move the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) against former prime minister Nawaz Sharif for holding the post of PML-N party president in violation of law.

Shahbaz Sharif may not contest for PM
Updated: Aug 03, 2017 12:26 IST

Lahore [Pakistan], Aug 3 (ANI): Punjab chief minister Shahbaz Sharif may not be contesting for the National Assembly constituency, NA-120 by poll in Lahore as former prime minister Nawaz Sharif is set to hold a high level meeting of PML-N leaders to review his decision of elevating Shehbaz to the Centre.

Lahore [Pakistan], Aug 3 (ANI): Senior Lawyer Khawaja Haris is set to file a review petition against the Supreme Court's July 28 verdict regarding the disqualification of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and its direction asking the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to file references against him and his children.

Shehbaz Sharif barred from election campaigning
Updated: Aug 03, 2017 09:25 IST

Lahore [Pakistan], Aug 3 (ANI): Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif has been barred from taking part in his own poll campaign for a by-election to National Assembly (NA) seat no 120 left vacant by elder brother and former prime minister Nawaz Sharif.