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Pakistan National Assembly to pick 18th prime minister today - Web India 123

Pakistan National Assembly to pick 18th prime minister todayWeb India 123The National Assembly of Pakistan will pick the country's 18th prime minister on Tuesday, following the July 28 landmark judgement in the Panamagate case, in which a five-judge bench unanimously disqualified Nawaz Sharif from holding any public office.and more »

Sit-ins, lockdown part of a 'deep conspiracy': Shehbaz - The Nation;

Sit-ins, lockdown part of a 'deep conspiracy': Shehbaz - The Nation

The NationSit-ins, lockdown part of a 'deep conspiracy': ShehbazThe NationLAHORE - Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif has said that Islamabad sit-ins and lockdown were part of a 'deep conspiracy' by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan against prosperity and wellbeing of people. However, he said, people foiled ...and more »

NAB to file four references against Sharifs, Dar - The Nation;

NAB to file four references against Sharifs, Dar - The Nation

The NationNAB to file four references against Sharifs, DarThe NationISLAMABAD - The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Monday decided to file four corruption references against Sharif family against the Sharif family and Senator Ishaq Dar in light of the Supreme Court's July 28 verdict in the Panama Papers case.and more »

RPT-WhatsApp enforcer: Brother of ousted Pakistani PM to bring new style - Reuters

RPT-WhatsApp enforcer: Brother of ousted Pakistani PM to bring new styleReutersISLAMABAD/LAHORE, Pakistan, Aug 1 (Reuters) - Politics is a family business in Pakistan and ousted leader Nawaz Sharif has looked no further than his brother Shahbaz for a successor, but the prime minister-in-waiting is no carbon copy and is likely to ...and more »

Nawaz successor must focus on economy - The News International

Nawaz successor must focus on economyThe News InternationalLAHORE: Political disruption occurred at a time when the progress of the economy was being hailed by all creditable multilateral institutions, although the IMF had already warned Pakistanis not to waste this opportunity. The question is will the ...and more »

PTI admitted getting prohibited funds: petitioner's counsel - The News International;

PTI admitted getting prohibited funds: petitioner's counsel - The News International

The News InternationalPTI admitted getting prohibited funds: petitioner's counselThe News InternationalISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court (SC) on Monday observed that the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) was not clear in the matter of foreign funding and said that the Election Commission of Pakistan had the right to have an inquiry in this regard. The apex ...and more »

Full of questions - The News International

Full of questionsThe News InternationalFor a judgment that is so sweeping in its effects – forcing the removal of a sitting prime minister – it seems it was based on very narrow grounds. This is the conclusion that many legal commentators seem to have reached after former prime minister ...and more »

Pakistan's Prime Minister Has Been Sent Packing. So What's Next? - The National Interest Online;

Pakistan's Prime Minister Has Been Sent Packing. So What's Next? - The National Interest Online

The National Interest OnlinePakistan's Prime Minister Has Been Sent Packing. So What's Next?The National Interest OnlineThe Pakistani military now finds itself in a familiar position—firmly ensconced in the catbird seat. Michael Kugelman. July 31, 2017. TweetShareShare · Printer-friendly version. For Nawaz Sharif, the third time was definitely not the charm. On July 28 ...and more »

What's Next: Aug 1, 2017 - The Straits Times;

What's Next: Aug 1, 2017 - The Straits Times

The Straits TimesWhat's Next: Aug 1, 2017The Straits TimesShahbaz Sharif, Chief Minister of Punjab Province, gestures after appearing before a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) in Islamabad, Pakistan on June 17, 2017. PHOTO: REUTERS. Published. 5 hours ago. Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Email More. Share Tweet ...and more »

Abbasi's nomination as interim PM challenged in SC - Daily Times;

Abbasi's nomination as interim PM challenged in SC - Daily Times

Daily TimesAbbasi's nomination as interim PM challenged in SCDaily TimesLAHORE: The nomination of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Shahid Khaqan Abbasi as interim prime minister has been challenged in Lahore registry of the Supreme Court (SC). A plea filed by local lawyer Syed Mahmood Akhtar Naqvi on ...and more »

What Pakistan might look like without ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif - Daily Mail;

What Pakistan might look like without ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif - Daily Mail

Daily MailWhat Pakistan might look like without ousted Prime Minister Nawaz SharifDaily MailThe Pakistan Supreme Court's verdict is out. Nawaz Sharif has followed the Pakistani tradition of vacating the Prime Minister's chair before completing his term. He has been replaced by his brother Shahbaz Sharif, who until now was the chief minister ...and more »

Indeed, a proud moment - Daily Times;

Indeed, a proud moment - Daily Times

Daily TimesIndeed, a proud momentDaily TimesThe unanimous Supreme Court decision to disqualify Nawaz Sharif could potentially unravel divergent and powerful currents in the country to rebuild democracy along inclusive, egalitarian and sustainable lines. While such a need had been felt for a long ...and more »

In line with SC judgment: NAB to file references against Sharifs by Sep 8 - The Express Tribune;

In line with SC judgment: NAB to file references against Sharifs by Sep 8 - The Express Tribune

The Express TribuneIn line with SC judgment: NAB to file references against Sharifs by Sep 8The Express TribuneISLAMABAD: The country's top corruption watchdog will file four separate references against the deposed prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, his three children, son-in-law, and former finance minister by September 8. In its July 28 landmark judgment in the ...and more »

Papers filed for Pak interim PM - Gulf Today

Papers filed for Pak interim PMGulf TodayISLAMABAD: Six candidates on Monday filed their nomination papers for the Pakistan interim prime minister's election to be held on Tuesday, the National Assembly (NA) secretariat's officials said. The opposition failed to agree on one nominee, with ...and more »

PML-N believes PTI chief submitted fake documents - Pakistan Today;

PML-N believes PTI chief submitted fake documents - Pakistan Today

Pakistan TodayPML-N believes PTI chief submitted fake documentsPakistan TodayThe Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) on Monday said that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan has submitted fake documents in foreign funding case. Talking to media outside the Supreme Court, senior PML-N leader Hanif Abbasi said that ...and more »

NAB decides to file four references against Sharifs - Pakistan Today;

NAB decides to file four references against Sharifs - Pakistan Today

Pakistan TodayNAB decides to file four references against SharifsPakistan TodayThe National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Monday decided to file four references in the accountability courts of Islamabad and Rawalpindi in compliance of the Supreme Court judgment announced July 28, 2017, regarding the Panama Papers case.and more »

Exit Nawaz - Greater Kashmir;

Exit Nawaz - Greater Kashmir

Greater KashmirExit NawazGreater KashmirSupreme Court of Pakistan's verdict causing Nawaz Sharif's exit may have a wider impact than being Pak-specific. It is already causing ripples across subcontinental divide. While the verdict is being debated in political and legal circles in Pakistan ...and more »

Talking Turkey: Pak melodrama is full of twists - Deccan Chronicle;

Talking Turkey: Pak melodrama is full of twists - Deccan Chronicle

Deccan ChronicleTalking Turkey: Pak melodrama is full of twistsDeccan ChronicleMr Nawaz Sharif and his children will be subjected to further legal proceedings, which promise to be a long process. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. So another Prime Minister of Pakistan has been knocked off his pedestal, this time through a court order ...and more »

CPEC Definitely Is 'Not In Danger' After The Ouster Of Nawaz Sharif - ValueWalk;

CPEC Definitely Is 'Not In Danger' After The Ouster Of Nawaz Sharif - ValueWalk

ValueWalkCPEC Definitely Is 'Not In Danger' After The Ouster Of Nawaz SharifValueWalkAfter the ouster of Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif CPEC is not hanging by a thread despite many thinking the future of CPEC is in danger. As experts fear that CPEC, a flagship project of the Belt and Road initiative between Pakistan and China, could be ...and more »

Election , Oath taking of new PM today - International News Network;

Election , Oath taking of new PM today - International News Network

International News NetworkElection , Oath taking of new PM todayInternational News NetworkISLAMABAD: The election of new Prime Minister of the counry will be held in the Parliament House today(Tuesday). For this purpose President Mamnoon Hussain has called the session of National Assembly at 3:00 PM. After the disqualification of former ...and more »