Panama papers: Nawaz Sharif given 7 days to resign

nawazjpgPakistan Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif has been given 7 days to resign.The Supreme Court Bar Association and the Lahore High Court Bar Association have threatened to launch a countrywide movement if Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif doesn’t resign in seven days. In a joint declaration issued by the two bar associations, they said that following the Supreme Court’s order on the Panama Papers case, the Prime Minister should no longer hold the position and resign within seven days, The Dawn reported.

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Why did you discuss Jadhav? Nawaz Sharif gets an earful from Pak Army chief

nawazjpgAs reports emerged that the death sentence awarded to Kulbhushan Jadhav was to stall peace talks with India, Prime Minister of Pakistan, Nawaz Sharif has told the army chief that the meeting with Sajjan Jindal was part of back-channel talks. Jindal had met with Sharif and this is said to have angered the Pakistan army chief, General Qamar Bajwa.

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Nawaz Sharif, Pak army chief in huddle after ICJ order on Kulbhushan Jadhav

After the order by the International Court of Justice which stayed the hanging of Kulbhushan Jadhav, Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif met with the army chief to discuss the next course of action. The meeting between Sharif and army chief, General Qamar Bajwa was also attended by ISI Director General, Lt Gen. Naveed Mukthar.
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Nawaz Sharif took $1.5 billion from Osama Bin Laden to promote Kashmir jihad

nawazIn more trouble for Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Pakistan’s opposition leader Imran Khan’s party has said it would sue Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for allegedly taking money from Osama bin Laden to promote jihad in Kashmir.

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Panama papers: Reprieve for Nawaz Sharif, SC order JIT probe

nawazThe Supreme Court of Pakistan ordered the formation of a joint investigation team to probe prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his family in connection with the Panama papers case. A five-judge bench comprising Justices Asif Saeed Khosa, Gulzar Ahmed, Ejaz Afzal Khan, Azmat Saeed and Ijazul Ahsan delivered a 3-2 split verdict in the matter.

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Why Nawaz Sharif was kept in the dark on Jadhav’s death sentence

nawazThe Kulbhushan Jadhav verdict by a military court in Pakistan is a pointer to how things work in Pakistan. The all powerful Pakistan army went ahead and sentenced Jadhav to death and the Prime Minister of the country, Nawaz Sharif was totally unaware of it.

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Heart of Asia Summit- How India plans on cornering Pakistan

sartaj_azizNew Delhi, Dec 3 The Heart of Asia summit gets underway and all the focus would be on the visit by Sartaj Aziz, the strategist and advisor to Pakistan’s Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif.
Aziz will be attending the summit on Sunday and India says that there is no bi-lateral that is on the anvil.

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Trump rings Sharif- Has America’s relationship with India and Pakistan been upturned?

trumpIslamabad, Dec 2: The you are a terrific guy comment by Donald Trump while referring to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had many heads turning.

Many news outlets described Trump’s call to Sharif as something that may have upturned America’s relationship with both India and Pakistan.

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Trump calls Pakistanis intelligent people, Nawaz Sharif a terrific guy

trumpNew York, Dec 1: In a phone call made to the Pakistan Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif, US president elect, Donald Trump, has said that he is ready to play any role to resolve the country’s problems.
Trump also praised the people of Pakistan by saying the country is amazing with tremendous opportunities” and “Pakistanis are one of the most intelligent people”.

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You are too cool about Kashmir, Hafiz Saeed tells Pakistan

hafizsaeedBengaluru, Nov 5: Lashkar-e-Taiba chief, Hafiz Saeed has accused the Pakistan government of being too cool about the Kashmir issue. Response by the Nawaz Sharif government is too cool about the Kashmir issue, Saeed said.
According to a report in the Dawn, Saeed said that there is no value in just issuing statements in favour of the Kashmir people. “Instead offer full and practical support,” Saeed says.

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