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Judgment leaves Nawaz Sharif free to prepare for elections - Financial Times

For months Pakistanis have been engrossed in a case being heard in the supreme court that could have led to the dismissal of the prime minister on charges of corruption. But on Thursday, the verdict came that there was insufficient evidence to remove ...and more »

Panama papers: Pakistan on edge ahead of SC verdict on PM Nawaz Sharif - Times of India

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is waiting with bated breath for the Supreme Court's decision in the high-profile Panamagate case+ against Prime Minster Nawaz Sharif and his children amid speculation that the adverse ruling may force him to step down. The Supreme ...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 »

In Case By Imran Khan, Pak's Nawaz Sharif Gets Breather In Supreme Court: 10 Points - NDTV

New Delhi: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today dodged disqualification after a split decision by the Supreme Court which ordered a joint investigation in allegations against him in the "Panama Papers" leaks. Mr Sharif, 67, has denied any ...and more »

Nawaz Sharif gets SC relief in Panama graft case - Times of India

ISLAMABAD: Embattled Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif got a temporary breather from the Supreme Court on Thursday that said there was "insufficient evidence" to remove him from office but ordered setting up of a Joint Investigation Team to probe graft ...and more »

Nawaz Sharif Narrowly Escapes Disqualification as PM in Panama Papers Case - The Wire

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif of Pakistan addresses attendees during the 70th session of the UN General Assembly at the UN headquarters in New York, September 30, 2015. Credit: Reuters/Carlo Allegri. Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz ...and more »

What next for Pakistan's Nawaz Sharif after Supreme Court Corruption Ruling? - Newsweek

Support Nawaz Sharif Supporters of Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif celebrate following the Supreme Court's decision in Lahore, Pakistan April 20, 2017. REUTERS/Mohsin Raza. Share. World Nawaz Sharif Pakistan corruption Panama Papers Court Money ...and more »

Pak. SC orders probe into graft charges against Sharif, family - The Hindu

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday narrowly escaped disqualification from Parliament after the Supreme Court gave a split verdict in favour of him over corruption allegations against his family members. But the top court directed the ...and more »

Deciphering Pakistan Supreme Court's Panama Papers Verdict - The Diplomat

The Supreme Court's verdict in the Panama Papers corruption scandal opens another phase of controversy in Pakistani politics. By Umair Jamal for The Diplomat. April 21, 2017. On April 20, the Supreme Court (SC) of Pakistan in its Panama Papers case ...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 associated ...and more »