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Supreme Court gives reprieve to Sharif, but no clean chit -

Originally published in Dawn, April 21st, 2017. A jubilant Nawaz Sharif hugs brother Shahbaz Sharif after the announcement of the Panama Papers case verdict on Thursday. —Online. • Verdict in Panama Papers case orders formation of JIT to investigate ...and more »

Losing the money trail: What Pakistan must do with Panama Leaks -

The Panama Leaks case is the latest instance of trial of a politician, and a sitting prime minister at that, in a long sequence of efforts to establish the rule of probity and propriety in politics that have been going on since independence. The case ...and more »

Pakistan court: Insufficient evidence to remove Sharif -

Islamabad, Pakistan - Pakistan's Supreme Court has ruled that there was insufficient evidence to oust Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif over corruption allegations, but has ordered a high-level investigation into the charges. The court issued its verdict on ...and more »

Clean chit or conviction? What analysts are saying about Pakistan's Panama verdict -

All eyes are on the Supreme Court as we inch closer to the Panamagate verdict. On Thursday afternoon a five-member larger bench, headed by Justice Asif Saeed Khosa will announce the judgement. All kinds of theories, fears and hopes have been ...and more »

Losing power, keeping office -

Maryam Nawaz Sharif posted a tweet on December 11, 2016, quoting from a popular American television drama series, Grey's Anatomy: “There's an end to every storm. Once all the trees have been uprooted, once all the houses have been ripped apart, the ...and more »

Pakistan Court Keeps Nawaz Sharif in Power but Orders Inquiry of Family - New York Times

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Pakistan's highest court ordered an investigation on Thursday into offshore wealth held by the family of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, but it stopped short of removing him from office over allegations of corruption and money ...and more »

Panama Papers: Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif survives corruption ruling - BBC News

Pakistan's Supreme Court has ruled there is insufficient evidence of corruption to remove Nawaz Sharif from the role of prime minister. It instead ordered a further investigation into money transfers. Questions arose over the business dealings of Mr ...and more »

Nawaz Sharif Case: Pak SC Quotes The Godfather in Panamagate Order - The Quint

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on 20 April narrowly survived being disqualified from his top post after the country's apex court ordered a two-month-long probe into the allegations of money laundering against his family.. In a 3-2 split decision, ...and more »

Panama Papers Verdict: Pakistan SC's split decision in favour of Nawaz Sharif will keep PM from being disqualified - Firstpost

In a temporary relief to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, a five-judge bench of the Supreme Court on Thursday ordered a extensive probe into the money trail in the Panama Papers scandal citing "insufficient evidence", The Express Tribune reported.and more »

Political parties mull post-verdict strategies -

ISLAMABAD: As the countdown to the eagerly-awaited Supreme Court verdict in the Panamagate case began on Wednesday, the three main political parties — the Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N), Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and Pakistan ...and more »