Shehbaz Sharif

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Pakistan PM's ex-wife Reham Khan wins defamation case against news-channel

13 Nov 2019

Pakistan PM's ex-wife Reham Khan wins defamation case against news-channel

Journalist and Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's former wife Reham Khan has won a defamation case against a Pakistani news channel in a UK High Court.

Imran Khan's PTI wins Pakistan elections, but needs an ally

27 Jul 2018

Imran Khan's PTI wins Pakistan elections, but needs an ally

More than a day after results were due, Imran Khan's PTI has emerged the winner, winning 109 seats out of the contested 269 in the Pakistan assembly. Votes are still being counted.

Pakistan polls: Imran Khan inches towards victory amid mass-rigging allegations

26 Jul 2018

Pakistan polls: Imran Khan inches towards victory amid mass-rigging allegations

Hours before results of the Pakistan general elections are to be officially declared, PTI Chief Imran Khan took a clear lead, even as rivals alleged their agents were being thrown out of polling stations.

Pakistan election: Imran Khan's vote may be cancelled over code-violation

25 Jul 2018

Pakistan election: Imran Khan's vote may be cancelled over code-violation

The vote of PTI Chief Imran Khan in Pakistan's general elections might be cancelled, after reports emerged that his voting had been recorded on camera.

Pakistan-polls: Top players and what their win means for India

24 Jul 2018

Pakistan-polls: Top players and what their win means for India

Pakistan will vote to choose its next prime minister (PM) tomorrow, and the stage is all set.

Pakistan: Doctors say Sharif not well; jailed ex-PM demands medical-facilities

24 Jul 2018

Pakistan: Doctors say Sharif not well; jailed ex-PM demands medical-facilities

A medical board which examined Nawaz Sharif yesterday recommended the immediate shifting of the jailed former Pakistani PM to a hospital but Sharif insisted that the medical facilities should be provided to him in the jail itself.

Indians will call Pakistanis their 'master': PML-N Chief Shehbaz Sharif

23 Jul 2018

Indians will call Pakistanis their 'master': PML-N Chief Shehbaz Sharif

Shehbaz Sharif, the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Prime Ministerial candidate, said that people can change his name if he doesn't take Pakistan ahead of India after coming into power, The Express Tribune reported.

Nawaz Sharif's wife Kulsoom suffers cardiac arrest in UK

15 Jun 2018

Nawaz Sharif's wife Kulsoom suffers cardiac arrest in UK

Pakistan's ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's ailing wife Kulsoom Nawaz (68) suffered a cardiac arrest on Thursday.

Pakistan: Nawaz Sharif names brother Shehbaz as 2018 PM candidate

23 Dec 2017

Pakistan: Nawaz Sharif names brother Shehbaz as 2018 PM candidate

Ousted Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif has appointed his brother Shehbaz Sharif as the Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) prime ministerial candidate for the 2018 general elections.

Pak SC absolves Imran Khan, won't reopen case against Sharif

16 Dec 2017

Pak SC absolves Imran Khan, won't reopen case against Sharif

The Pakistani Supreme Court (SC) has rejected a petition seeking cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan's disqualification as an MP for not declaring his assets.

Pakistan: Thousands attempt procession in support of ousted Sharif

11 Aug 2017

Pakistan: Thousands attempt procession in support of ousted Sharif

A so called "caravan" procession in support of Sharif was attended by thousands of people.

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi becomes 18th Pakistani prime minister

01 Aug 2017

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi becomes 18th Pakistani prime minister

After Nawaz Sharif's resignation, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has been elected Pakistan's 18th prime minister.

Pakistan: Could Shehbaz, Nawaz Sharif's brother be the next PM?

28 Jul 2017

Pakistan: Could Shehbaz, Nawaz Sharif's brother be the next PM?

Nawaz Sharif has stepped down as Pakistan PM for the third time after being disqualified from office in the Panama Papers case.

Shehbaz Sharif target of suicide bombing: Pak Minister

15 Feb 2017

Shehbaz Sharif target of suicide bombing: Pak Minister

Law Minister of Punjab Rana Sanaullah said that according to intelligence reports, the target of the suicide bomber was Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif, younger brother of PM Nawaz Sharif.

14 killed in Lahore Assembly blasts

14 Feb 2017

14 killed in Lahore Assembly blasts

A suicide bomb attack outside of Lahore Assembly killed 14 people including senior police officers and injured 73.

Bomb explosion on Lahore's Mall Road

13 Feb 2017

Bomb explosion on Lahore's Mall Road

According to reports, a bomb has exploded outside the Punjab Assembly in Lahore in the midst of a large protest in the area.