Sharif's brother to replace him in case of conviction: report

By Sajjad HussainIslamabad, Jul 22 Beleaguered Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's younger brother and Punjab province Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif is expected to replace him if he is...

Jul 22, 2017 12:39 PM | Newsscroll

Sharif chairs meeting of PML-N leaders after Pak SC reserves verdict in Panama case

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 21 : Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is chairing a high level meeting of Pakistan Muslim League - Nawaz (PML-N) leaders at PM House following the reservation of...

Jul 20, 2017 6:37 PM | Newsscroll

Sharif meets top aides to deal with JIT report fallout

(EDS: Updating with fresh quotes of ministers)By Sajjad HussainIslamabad, Jul 11 Amid calls for his resignation, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today got into a huddle with his top aides to...

Jul 11, 2017 11:11 PM | Newsscroll

Sharif meets top aides to deal with JIT report fallout

(EDS: Updating)By Sajjad HussainIslamabad, Jul 11 Amid calls for his resignation, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today got into a huddle with his top aides to chalk out a strategy to deal with...

Jul 11, 2017 7:55 PM | Newsscroll

Panama probe: JIT finds disparities in Sharif family income

(Eds: Updating with Sharif govt reax)By Sajjad HussainIslamabad, Jul 10 In a setback to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, a Supreme Court ordered probe panel in its final report on the...

Jul 10, 2017 10:55 PM | Newsscroll

Panama probe: JIT finds disparities in Sharif family income

(Eds: Updating with more inputs)By Sajjad HussainIslamabad, Jul 10 In a setback to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, a Supreme Court ordered probe panel in its final report on the Panamagate...

Jul 10, 2017 8:50 PM | Newsscroll

Panamagate JIT to submit final report in Pak SC

Lahore [Pakistan], July 10 :The Joint Investigation Team (JIT) probing the offshore assets of Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family in connection with the Panamagate case, will...

Jul 09, 2017 4:17 PM | Newsscroll

Opponents hiding behind Panama Papers to oust govt: Sharif

From M ZulqernainLahore, Jul 7 Embattled Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who is facing graft allegations, today attacked his detractors, saying they are "hiding behind Panama Papers...

Jul 07, 2017 10:08 PM | Newsscroll

Oil tanker fire overshadows Eid celebration in Pak, death toll

rises to 157Lahore, Jun 26 Eid celebrations in Pakistan were today overshadowed by the grisly oil tanker explosion as the death toll in the catastrophic fire rose to 157 with families rushing to...

Jun 26, 2017 1:32 PM | Newsscroll

151 killed, 140 injured in Pakistan oil tanker fire

(EDS: Updating toll)By M ZulqernainLahore, Jun 25 An oil tanker overturned and burst into flames as crowds rushed to collect fuel that spilled over on a highway in Pakistan's Punjab Province,...

Jun 25, 2017 8:34 PM | Newsscroll