Deposed Pakistani PM calls for 'revolution' in talk to crowd
LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Deposed Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif called Saturday for "a change and revolution" in the country to ensure the sanctity of the vote as he addressed a large gathering of his supporters in his home town of Lahore.
30 June, 2017 Pakistan PM condemns US-India 'silence' on Kashmir violence ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday expressed his disappointment over what he termed Washington's "silence" despite human right violations in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, where scores of youths have been killed or wounded in months-long […]
29 July, 2017 Brother of ousted Pakistani PM seen as successor By Drazen Jorgic ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan's ruling party plans to appoint the brother of ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif as his successor to fight the 2018 general elections, local media reported on Saturday, but will first have to appoint an...
29 July, 2017 Pakistan names Abbasi interim prime minister ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's ruling party named senior lawmaker Shahid Khaqan Abbasi as successor to the deposed prime minister on Saturday, a day after the Supreme Court removed Nawaz Sharif from office for concealing assets.
10 July, 2017 Graft probe of Pakistan PM finds wealth 'disparity' ISLAMABAD (AP) — An official investigation into corruption allegations against Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family has found a "significant disparity" between their declared wealth and known sources of income.
22 February, 2017 Pakistan to send paramilitaries to fight Punjab militants ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan said Wednesday it will send paramilitary forces to crack down on Islamic militants in the Punjab province, a move that the ruling party of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had long rejected because of opposition among its Islamist supporters.