Pak PM Shehbaz Sharif quits as PML-N chief, Nawaz Sharif to assume post

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Monday resigned as the President of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), paving the way for his elder brother and former premier Nawaz Sharif to retake the helm of the ruling party amid internal strife. In his resignation letter addressed to the PML-N secretary general, Shehbaz cited the tumultuous events of … Read more

Chinese Living In Pakistan Don’t Want To Follow Security Discipline: Punjab CM Maryam Nawaz

Lahore, Apr 6 (PTI) Punjab Chief Minister Maryam Nawaz on Friday said that Chinese nationals living in Pakistan get “resentful” when they are asked to follow security protocols, a week after five Chinese engineers were among six killed in a suicide bombing in the restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. Maryam, the daughter of three-time former prime … Read more

Who Is Mian Javed Latif? Senior Nawaz Sharif Party Leader Who Has Called Shehbaz A ‘Puppet’ Of Military | World News

LAHORE: A senior Pakistani politician has stirred a big controversy by making a bold statement against the incumbent PML-N government in the country that has caught everyone’s attention. Mian Javed Latif – the man at the centre of the controversy – is a close aide of former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif. He has suggested … Read more

Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif Sons Return To Pakistan After Self Exile UK Hassan Nawaz Hussain Nawaz Panama Paper

New Delhi: Pakistan’s former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s sons, Hassan Nawaz and Hussain Nawaz, returned to the country from the UK on Tuesday after six years of self-exile. Their return follows the suspension of their arrest warrants by an accountability court, which stems from their involvement in the Panama Papers scandal dating back to 2016. … Read more

Maryam Nawaz Makes History As Punjab’s First Woman CM, Says ‘My Father Trained Me How To…’

Maryam Nawaz, the senior vice president of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party, has been elected as the Chief Minister of Punjab, making her the first woman to hold this position in Pakistan’s history. During the chief ministerial elections, Maryam Nawaz secured 220 votes, triumphing over her opponent, Rana Aftab of the PTI-backed Sunni Ittehad … Read more

Nawaz Sharif, Bilawal Bhutto’s Parties Strike Deal On Pak Coalition Government

Nawaz Sharif’s PML-N won 75 seats while Bilawal Bhutto’s PPP came third with 54 seats in Pakistan polls. Islamabad: The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz and the Pakistan Peoples Party have finally reached an agreement to form a new coalition government after days of intense negotiations, senior party leaders have announced. In a joint news conference late … Read more

Amid Election Debacle In Pakistan Bilawal Bhutto Anticipates Stalemate Formation New Government Imran Khan Nawaz Sharif

New Delhi: PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari on Tuesday said he foresees a stalemate in the formation of a coalition government in Pakistan “if someone is not ready to change their stance”, indicating deepening fissures in the country’s political landscape. His remarks came a day after the latest round of talks between the top leaders of … Read more

Pakistan’s 2 major parties to meet today to end stalemate over government formation

Pakistan’s two major parties are set to meet on Monday to try and bridge differences over forming a minority coalition government after an inconclusive election, a top party official said, underscoring its political and economic instability. Analysts say the nuclear-armed nation of 241 million, which has been grappling with an economic crisis amid slow growth … Read more

Army Chief Backs Nawaz Sharif’s Call For Coalition Government As Pakistan Faces Hung Parliament | World News

New Delhi: As the general elections in Pakistan resulted in no clear majority for any party, the country’s army chief Gen Asim Munir on Saturday supported former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s proposal to form a coalition government with other democratic forces. Sharif, who has the backing of the Pakistan Army, made the appeal on Friday … Read more