Thu, Mar 30, 2017 | updated 12:17 PM IST

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar. 22 (ANI): Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has claimed that former military ruler General (Retd.) Pervez Musharraf had offered him an "underhanded" deal to form a joint government in 2008.

Pak NA votes in favour of military courts
Updated: Mar 22, 2017 08:05 IST

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar. 22 (ANI): The Pakistan National Assembly has passed the 28th Constitutional Amendment Bill to reinstate military courts with 255 votes in favour and four against.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar. 20 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has ordered the reopening of the Pak-Afghan border with immediate effect as a goodwill gesture, considering the two countries' religious, cultural and historical relations.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar. 20 (ANI): Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain has given his approval to the much awaited Hindu Marriage Bill, 2017on the advice of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, turning it into a law.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar. 17 (ANI): Some land owners have filed a complaint before Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif against the forced acquisition of the land they inherited for the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project by the Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) administration.

London [United Kingdom], Mar. 16 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's Advisor on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz, and Afghanistan's National Security Advisor Hanif Atmar discussed the issue of Afghan-based militants carrying out attacks on Pakistani soil during their meeting in London.

Karachi [Pakistan], Mar. 15 (ANI): While delivering his Holi address in Karachi, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif spoke on a range of issues including protection of minorities in Pakistan, but the speech took an awkward turn when he brought PML(N) leader Khialdas Kohistani into the conversation and then proceeded to talk about his 'weight'.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar. 14 (ANI): Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday directed the state machinery to bring to justice those responsible for putting blasphemous content on social media and demanded removal of such content from all social platforms.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar. 14 (ANI): The Pakistan Government has decided to take action against Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan under cybercrime and defamation laws for what it described as trying to influence the Supreme Court's judgement in the Panama Papers case and damage Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's reputation through vilified media campaigns.

Karachi [Pakistan], Mar. 14 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif expressed satisfaction on the progress made by the army and other law enforcement agencies in the Operation Raddul Fasaad.

Nawaz Sharif wishes Hindus in Pak on eve of Holi
Updated: Mar 13, 2017 06:57 IST

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar. 13 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif greeted the minority Hindu community of the country on the eve of Holi.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar. 11 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday urged religious scholars to help the state eradicate terrorism from the country and promote peace and tolerance.

Lahore [Pakistan], Mar. 10 (ANI): Lahore High Court Chief Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah on Thursday observed that the powers of a foreign minister could not be exercised by an advisor while hearing a petition against appointments of two advisors to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

Sharif on two-day official visit to Kuwait
Updated: Mar 06, 2017 13:07 IST

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar.6 (ANI):Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif left for Kuwait from here on a two-day official visit.

Lahore [Pakistan], March. 5 (ANI): The Lahore High Court has observed that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's family flouted the court orders by disregarding the ban imposed by the government on the establishment of new mills, adding they even not bothered to seek permission for relocating it under the 'Relocation Policy'.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar. 3 (ANI): Adviser to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz informed the Senate on Friday that the government is not planning to extradite the alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb.28 (ANI): Describing the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) as a game changer that would transform the lives of the billions of people in Asia, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif told a visiting Chinese delegation that Pakistan and China are iron brothers and Islamabad's friendship with Beijing is the cornerstone of his government's foreign policy.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb.28 (ANI): Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's Advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Tuesday called for joint efforts to transform ECO into a formidable economic block through full exploitation of its human and material resources.

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.