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Pakistan's Accountability Court verdict against Nawaz Sharif means wriggle as ex-PM might, it's game over for now
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Pakistan's Accountability Court verdict against Nawaz Sharif means wriggle as ex-PM might, it's game over for now

One could hardly wish three-time prime minister Nawaz Sharif a happy birthday on a day when he was escorted to jail

ISI asked Chief Justice of Pakistan to ensure Nawaz Sharif stays in jail till election: Islamabad HC judge
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ISI asked Chief Justice of Pakistan to ensure Nawaz Sharif stays in jail till election: Islamabad HC judge

Speaking at the Rawalpindi Bar Association, Islamabad High Court's Justice Shaukat Siddiqui openly lashed out at the ISI for "controlling" the judiciary and media.

Islamabad HC rejects Nawaz Sharif, Maryam's bail pleas; PML-N leaders to remain in jail until July end
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Islamabad HC rejects Nawaz Sharif, Maryam's bail pleas; PML-N leaders to remain in jail until July end

Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law on Monday filed separate appeals in the Islamabad High Court against the verdict in a corruption case against them and sought their release on bail.

Nawaz Sharif, Maryam spend first night in Adiala jail; provided 'B' class facilities reserved for VIP prisoners
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Nawaz Sharif, Maryam spend first night in Adiala jail; provided 'B' class facilities reserved for VIP prisoners

Pakistan's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam have spent their first night in the high-security Adiala jail in Rawalpindi and the two VIP convicts were provided ‘B’ class facilities, media reports said on Saturday, a day after their arrest.

Nawaz Sharif verdict: Ahead of general elections, Pakistan Army exhibits super show of 'soft coup' to prop up extremist parties
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Nawaz Sharif verdict: Ahead of general elections, Pakistan Army exhibits super show of 'soft coup' to prop up extremist parties

What had irked the army further was Nawaz Sharif’s strategy of going after the militant and extremist groups -- strategic assets for the army for hitting at India.

Pakistan court sentences Nawaz Sharif to 10 years in jail in Avenfield case, daughter Maryam gets 7 years
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Pakistan court sentences Nawaz Sharif to 10 years in jail in Avenfield case, daughter Maryam gets 7 years

An anti-graft court in Pakistan sentenced former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif to 10 years in jail, and his daughter Maryam to seven years in a corruption case involving the purchase of four luxury apartments in London's Avenfield House.