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In Pakistan, Growing Concern Over Tensions Between Military And Civilian Leaders - NPR

When the Pakistani interior minister went to attend a controversial court hearing on Oct. 2, the paramilitary force securing the area blocked him from entering. When he demanded to speak to a higher-up, he was told to wait. The minister, Ahsan Iqbal ...and more »

Panama Papers case: Nawaz Sharif's daughter, son-in-law get bail - Livemint

Islamabad: The daughter and son-in-law of ousted Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif were on Monday granted bail by the country's anti-graft court in the Panama Papers scandal as they appeared before it following their return from London. Maryam ...and more »

Graft charges: Court to indict Sharif, Maryam, Safdar on Oct 13 - The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: An accountability court on Monday set October 13 as the date for the indictment of deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz, and son-in-law Captain (retd) Safdar in a NAB reference pertaining to the Avenfield ...and more »

Nawaz Sharif's son-in-law calls for 'complete curbs' on Ahmadis - Daily Pakistan

ISLAMABAD – Captain (r) Safdar Awan, the son-in-law of deposed PM Nawaz Sharif, has demanded strict actions against Ahmadis who are declared as non-Muslims in the constitution of Pakistan. Addressing the National Assembly on Tuesday, the PML-N ...and more »

Sharif's sons declared POs, Maryam and husband granted bail in graft reference - Pakistan Today

–Accountability court issues perpetual arrest warrants for Hassan and Hussain Nawaz. –Rejects Sharif's counsel's plea for permanent exemption from personal appearance. –Maryam says Pakistani laws don't apply to her brothers as they are British citizens.and more »

Capt Safdar held by NAB on return from London -

KARACHI: Retired Captain Muhammad Safdar was taken into custody by a team of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) minutes after he landed at Benazir Bhutto International Airport along with his wife Maryam Nawaz from London in the early hours of ...and more »

Court approves Maryam, Safdar's bail; separates cases of Nawaz's sons - Geo News, Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: The accountability court hearing corruption cases against the Sharif family approved on Monday the bail of Maryam Nawaz and her husband MNA Capt (retd) Safdar after they appeared in court. Judge Mohammad Bashir also approved the ...and more »

'Not afraid of arrests': Maryam, Capt Safdar granted bail in NAB reference -

Maryam Nawaz, daughter of ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif, and her husband retired Captain Muhammad Safdar appeared before an accountability court in Islamabad on Monday in connection with a reference prepared against them by the National ...and more »

If Sharif convicted, Shehbaz will be PML-N candidate for PM slot - The Express Tribune

KARACHI: In case Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz are convicted in the ongoing corruption cases, Shehbaz Sharif will be Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) candidate for premiership while his son Hamza Shehbaz will be vying for the ...and more »

PML-N probe body to fix blame for controversial Khatm-i-Nabuwwat amendment -

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief and former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday constituted a three-member committee of the ruling party to fix responsibility for the controversial amendment to the Khatm-i-Nabuwwat ...and more »