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Pak HC resumes case of prez Nawaz Sharif

Islamabad: Pakistan’s Supreme Court today resumed the hearing of high-profile Panamagate graft case against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family, a week after a probe panel in its final report recommended filing of a graft case against him and his children. Strict security measures are in place in and around the Supreme Court. Around 700 policemen, along with Rangers personnel and officials of the local administration, have been deployed

Sharif to consult Cabinet amidst calls for resignation

Islamabad: Amid demands for his resignation, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today convened an emergency Cabinet meeting to chalk out a strategy to counter the Panama case probe panel’s damning report that recommended filing of a graft case against him and his family. Sharif, 67, is expected to seek an endorsement from the Cabinet in the form of a resolution or a declaration, apart from briefing members about the party’s

Pak PM Sharif appears before SC

Islamabad: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif  appeared before a Supreme Court appointed team probing the Panamagate graft case, becoming Pakistan’s first sitting premier to depose before such a panel. “The day that creates history and sets a much required and welcome precedent for others to emulate,” Sharif’s daughter Maryam Nawaz tweeted along with pictures of the Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) leader and his top aides just before leaving for the Judicial