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Pakistan: Imran Khan breaks silence on corruption charges against wife's friend Farah Khan
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Pakistan: Imran Khan breaks silence on corruption charges against wife's friend Farah Khan

While addressing a press conference in Islamabad, the former Pakistan prime minister said that NAB charges against Farah Khan were unfounded and claimed that her only ‘fault’ was her close ties with his wife Bushra Bibi

Nawaz Sharif unlikely to travel to London for treatment after Pakistan govt delays move to remove ex-PM name from no-fly list
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Nawaz Sharif unlikely to travel to London for treatment after Pakistan govt delays move to remove ex-PM name from no-fly list

Ailing former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif may not travel to London on Sunday for treatment as government delayed removal of his name from the no fly-list

Ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif 'fighting for life' after platelet count drops to critical level, says personal physician
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Ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif 'fighting for life' after platelet count drops to critical level, says personal physician

Nawaz Sharif, 69, was admitted to the Services Hospital on Monday night from the anti-graft body's custody after his platelets dropped to a critical low level of 2,000.

Islamabad HC grants bail to Nawaz Sharif in Al-Azizia corruption case day after ex-Pakistan premier suffers minor heart attack
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Islamabad HC grants bail to Nawaz Sharif in Al-Azizia corruption case day after ex-Pakistan premier suffers minor heart attack

The Islamabad High Court on Saturday evening granted the bail to Nawaz Sharif till Tuesday on medical and humanitarian grounds after his younger brother Shehbaz approached the court

Pakistan arrests convicted ex-PM Nawaz Sharif's daughter Maryam in Chaudhry Sugar Mills money laundering case
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Pakistan arrests convicted ex-PM Nawaz Sharif's daughter Maryam in Chaudhry Sugar Mills money laundering case

Maryam Nawaz was detained outside the Lahore prison where ex-PM Nawaz Sharif, who was Pakistan's prime minister three times, is serving a seven-year term for corruption

Maryam Nawaz to appear in court on 19 July in connection with high-profile Avenfield Apartments graft case
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Maryam Nawaz to appear in court on 19 July in connection with high-profile Avenfield Apartments graft case

Maryam Nawaz has been summoned by an anti-corruption court to appear before it on 19 July for allegedly submitting a fake trust deed in the high-profile Avenfield Apartments case

Former Pakistani president Asif Ali Zardari produced before court; anti-corruption body demands physical remand
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Former Pakistani president Asif Ali Zardari produced before court; anti-corruption body demands physical remand

Pakistan's former president Asif Ali Zardari was produced before an accountability court on Tuesday by the anti-graft body seeking his physical remand, a day after he was arrested from his residence in the fake bank accounts case.

NAB arrests Pakistan's former president Asif Ali Zardari in money laundering case after Islamabad HC rejects extension of pre-arrest bail
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NAB arrests Pakistan's former president Asif Ali Zardari in money laundering case after Islamabad HC rejects extension of pre-arrest bail

Pakistan's former president Asif Ali Zardari was arrested on Monday from his residence in Islamabad in a fake bank accounts case by the country's top anti-corruption body, officials said.

Pakistan Supreme Court dismisses appeal against suspension of Nawaz Sharifs' sentences in graft case
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Pakistan Supreme Court dismisses appeal against suspension of Nawaz Sharifs' sentences in graft case

In a relief to jailed former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif, the Supreme Court on Monday dismissed the anti-graft body's appeal against the suspension of his jail sentence and that of his family in one of three corruption cases faced by the embattled leader.

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

Pakistan SC rejects petition for Imran Khan's disqualification as PM, says plea filed before election 'rendered ineffective'
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Pakistan SC rejects petition for Imran Khan's disqualification as PM, says plea filed before election 'rendered ineffective'

Pakistan's Supreme Court on Monday rejected a petition seeking disqualification of Prime Minister Imran Khan for not being truthful and righteous as required under the Constitution.

Nawaz Sharif, daughter and son-in-law brought to Lahore aboard special plane after release from Islamabad prison
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Nawaz Sharif, daughter and son-in-law brought to Lahore aboard special plane after release from Islamabad prison

Deposed Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law were brought to their home turf, Lahore, in a special plane after their release from prison in Islamabad.

Nawaz Sharif, daughter and son-in-law freed from jail after Islamabad HC suspends sentences in Avenfield case
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Nawaz Sharif, daughter and son-in-law freed from jail after Islamabad HC suspends sentences in Avenfield case

After the Islamabad High Court's verdict, Nawaz Sharif said Allah will grant justice to him, reiterating that he was innocent and had done nothing wrong.

Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan gets first jolt as top aide quits after corruption case filed
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Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan gets first jolt as top aide quits after corruption case filed

Awan, while stepping down, said the rule of law of must start from himself. He said he has forwarded his resignation to the prime minister.

Pakistan airport security staffer penalised for lip-synching to Indian song while wearing flag on official uniform
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Pakistan airport security staffer penalised for lip-synching to Indian song while wearing flag on official uniform

Pakistan's Airport Security Force on Monday penalised its young female staffer for lip-synching to an Indian song while wearing a cap with the country's flag on it.

Imran Khan seeks Theresa May's help to curb money laundering in Pakistan, promises to use amount for health, education
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Imran Khan seeks Theresa May's help to curb money laundering in Pakistan, promises to use amount for health, education

Newly elected Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan sought the help of his UK counterpart Theresa May to curb money laundering in his country

Pakistani authorities blacklist Nawaz Sharif's sons, block passports; court issues non-bailable arrest warrants against them
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Pakistani authorities blacklist Nawaz Sharif's sons, block passports; court issues non-bailable arrest warrants against them

Nawaz Sharif's sons were declared as absconders by a court after they failed to appear in any of the three corruption cases lodged again them.

Imran Khan questioned by Pakistan's anti-graft body in connection with misuse of government helicopters
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Imran Khan questioned by Pakistan's anti-graft body in connection with misuse of government helicopters

Imran Khan, who is set to become Pakistan's new prime minister, was questioned on Tuesday by the country's anti-graft body in connection with the misuse of helicopters of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government which allegedly caused Rs 2.17 million loss to the exchequer.

Pakistan PM-in-waiting Imran Khan to appear before anti-graft body for misusing government helicopters
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Pakistan PM-in-waiting Imran Khan to appear before anti-graft body for misusing government helicopters

Imran Khan, who is set to become Pakistan's new prime minister, is expected to appear before the country's anti-graft body in connection with the misuse of government helicopters which caused Rs 2.17 million loss to the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa exchequer

Pakistan's anti-corruption body summons PML-N chief Shehbaz Sharif in Ashiana housing scandal case
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Pakistan's anti-corruption body summons PML-N chief Shehbaz Sharif in Ashiana housing scandal case

Shehbaz Sharif has been ordered to appear before the accountability bureau on 20 August for the hearing of Ashiana housing scandal as well as the power company case.