Sat, Feb 25, 2017 | updated 07:07 PM IST

Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb. 25 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has lifted a ban on gas connections for 55 constituencies, consisting of influential politicians and union ministers from the ruling Pakistan Muslim League (N) party, including his son-in-law Mohammad Safdar, while others wait for the waiver.

Pakistan wants good ties with India: Sharif
Updated: Feb 24, 2017 18:14 IST

Ankara [Turkey], Feb. 24 (ANI): Asserting that Pakistan wants to have good ties with India, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said both sides should maintain good relations and avoid indulging in conspiracies against each other.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb. 23 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif arrived at the Esenboga Airport in Ankara on a three day official visit to Turkey.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb. 22 (ANI): Pakistan's Supreme Court has observed that the corruption allegations against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's family in connection with Panamagate case were not frivolous' as they could be right or wrong.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb. 21(ANI): Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will visit Turkey from February 22 to 24 for the fifth session of the Pakistan-Turkey High Level Strategic Cooperation Council (HLSCC).

Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb. 18 (ANI): Adviser to the Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has urged the Afghan Government to take strong action against terror elements, to reaffirm that its soil was not being used for terrorism in Pakistan.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb. 16 (ANI): A day after the Pakistan Supreme Court asked for 'actual documents' that establish Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's eldest son Hussain Nawaz's ownership of the London flats, the latter's counsel Salman Akram Raja submitted new documents before it on Thursday.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb.16 (ANI): Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chief and former cricketer Imran Khan has called on the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) to reveal the trail of the USD three million transferred by the family of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from Dubai to London.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb 14 (ANI): Asserting that the fight against terrorism is about right and wrong, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday said the country is on the right side of history in this war.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb 13 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that his government is focusing on development for the people of Sindh.

New Delhi [India], Feb 13 (ANI): Downplaying Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif 's adviser on foreign affairs Sartaj Aziz's comments where he held India responsible for the 'nuclearisation' of the Indian Ocean, Defence experts have opined that Islamabad is perturbed because New Delhi is getting equipped

Karachi [Pakistan], Feb. 12 (ANI): Looking forward to better ties with the Donald Trump administration, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's Advisor on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz, has said the house arrest of Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed is part of the National Action Plan (NAP) and has nothing to do with the foreign policy.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb.9 (ANI): Pakistan's Supreme Court on Thursday halted crushing operations at three sugar mills owned by the family of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

Pakistan is on suicidal course: Kashmiri Activist
Updated: Feb 06, 2017 06:07 IST

New Delhi, [India], Feb. 06 (ANI): Condemning Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's statement on Kashmir being a 'dispute' between India and Pakistan, Kashmiri activist Sushil Pandit on Monday said that Pakistan is on a suicidal course and a strong Pakistan is in India's interest.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb. 5 [ANI]: Adding fuel to the Kashmir issue, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that Kashmir is an 'incomplete agenda of the division of the sub-continent' and without its solution, peace and prosperity of the region will remain elusive.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb. 5 (ANI): Special Assistant to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Foreign Affairs Tariq Fatemi has said that Pakistan is willing to hold negotiations with the Trump administration over the release of Dr Shakil Afridi, who helped the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) pinpoint 9/11 mastermind and al-Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden's presence in Abbottabad.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb. 4 (ANI): Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's Special Assistant on Foreign Affairs, Tariq Fatemi, in a meeting with U.S. Ambassador David Hale on Friday, finalised the likely meetings Pakistani officials will have in coming months with the Trump administration.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb. 2 (ANI): The Pakistan Air Force (PAF) has denied reports that its aircraft was used to airlift a horse to Qatar as a gift from Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani.

Karachi [Pakistan], Feb. 2 (ANI): Indian films could now return to Pakistani theatres as Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has given thumbs up to the information, broadcasting and heritage ministry to uplift the ban.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 30 (ANI): Palestine President Mahmoud Abbas will arrive on a three-day visit to Pakistan on Monday during which he will hold talks with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

Karachi [Pakistan], Jan. 29 (ANI): Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has formed a special committee for the clearance of movies to be screened in the nation that will initiate the process of issuing no objection certificates (NOCs) from Monday.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 29 (ANI): The opposition parties in Pakistan want Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's intervention to defuse the prevailing tense political situation in the Parliament following a scuffle between lawmakers from the opposition Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) and the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N).

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 29 (ANI): Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is likely to appoint Tehmina Janjua as the new foreign secretary in February. If appointed, she will be the country's first woman to hold the post.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 27 (ANI): German newspaper Suddeutsche Zeitung has once again released some more documents supposedly linking Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's daughter Maryam Nawaz Sharif to the company that owns the Park Lane flats in London despite the Sharif family pleading innocence in the Panamagate case before the Supreme Court.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 26(ANI): World Bank Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Kristalina Georgieva on Thursday called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Islamabad to discuss implementation of the Indus Waters Treaty (IWT).

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan.26 (ANI): Pakistan's Supreme Court, which is hearing the Panama Gate case, has asked Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's daughter Maryam to give honest replies to the questions asked and to avoid inconsistencies in her replies.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 25 (ANI): The Pakistan Supreme Court has asked Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family to present documents related with the distribution of properties after the demise of Mian Muhammad Sharif in 2004.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 25 (ANI): Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif during his four-day stay in Davos to attend the World Economic Forum was not allowed to deliver any speech following his alleged involvement in corruption, according to local media.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 24 (ANI): The Pakistan Supreme Court (SC) has said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif can be summoned for recording his statements in the ongoing Panamagate case.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 23 (ANI): German newspaper 'Süddeutsche Zeitung' on Monday tweeted documents linking the role of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's daughter Maryam in the Panama Papers scandal.