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Navjot Singh Sidhu Lashes On Captain Amarinder Singh; Terms Him ‘A Lost Cause’

Nov 03, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Punjab Congress Chief Navjot Singh Sidhu lashes on his former party leader Captain Amarinder Singh,after he launched his own political party Lok Punjab Congress.

Former Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain Passes Away

Jul 15, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Hussain, who was born in Agra in 1940 and migrated with his parents to Pakistan in 1947, served as the 12th President of Pakistan

Why The Army Runs Pakistan, And Why It Doesn’t Matter

The real problem is not democracy, but good governance, which politicians have failed to deliver

Former Pak PM Accuses Imran Khan Of Receiving Rs 32 Crore For Senate Seat

Mar 12, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Abbasi has requested the election commission to take notice of selling the Senate seat by the prime minister to the business tycoon.

Nawaz Sharif's Passport Will Be Cancelled On February 16, Says Pakistan Minister

'(We) will cancel Nawaz Sharif's passport on February 16,' Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed told reporters here in response to a query.

19 December, 2020

Days After Court Declared Nawaz Sharif 'Fugitive', Pakistan Starts Extradition Process

Associated Press (AP)

'We are trying, we have tried and we will try' to bring back Sharif, Information Minister Shibli Faraz said.

18 December, 2020

PM Modi Offers Condolences To Nawaz Sharif On His Mother's Death


Prime Minister Modi recalled his interaction with Sharif’s mother during his brief surprise visit to Lahore in 2015, saying: 'Her simplicity and warmth was indeed very touching.'

23 October, 2020

Pak’s Anti-Corruption Body Approves Fresh Case Against Nawaz Sharif


Nawaz Sharif, supremo of the Pakistan Muslim League was ousted from power in 2017 by the Supreme Court on corruption charges, and is currently in London for medical treatment.

21 October, 2020

Clashes Break Out Between Pakistani Army And Police In Karachi: Reports

Outlook Web Bureau

Pakistani Army has reportedly taken over all police stations in Karachi.

17 October, 2020

Nawaz Sharif Targets Pak Army Chief, Accuses Of Rigging 2018 Elections


Nawaz Sharif accused the military and the ISI of "installing" their puppet government by bringing Imran Khan into power.

18 September, 2020

Pak Govt Sends Arrest Warrants for Nawaz Sharif In London


Nawaz Sharif was serving a seven-year prison sentence in Lahore’s Kot Lakhpat Jail before being allowed to go to the UK.

02 November, 2019

A Day After Showing Signs of Improvement, Nawaz Sharif's Health Critical Again


The Islamabad High Court on Tuesday suspended Sharif's sentence for eight weeks in a corruption case, paving way for his release on medical grounds.

29 October, 2019

Nawaz Sharif, Ex-Pakistan PM, 'Fighting For Life': Doctor

Outlook Web Bureau

Former Pakistan Prime Minister 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.

28 October, 2019

'Only Moderate': Pakistan Bars TV Anchors From Giving 'Opinions' In Talk Shows


Pakistan Electronic Media Regulator warned the media houses there that non-compliance with its directives/guidelines and orders of the Superior Court shall compel the authority to initiate legal action

24 October, 2019

Have Asked Pak Army Chief To Effectively Deal With 'Any Misadventure' By India: Imran Khan

Outlook Web Bureau

During an interaction with journalists in Islamabad, Pakistan PM Imran Khan said, 'I have asked Army Chief General Bajwa to keep his troops fully prepared for a befitting response to any such misadventure (along the LoC).'

22 October, 2019

Former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif's Son-In-Law Capt (Retd) Mohammd Safdar Arrested In Hate Speech Case

Outlook Web Bureau

Capt (Retd) Mohammad Safdar during his court appearance on October 13 targeted Army chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa. He alleged that Imran Khan's government was installed only to secure 'extension' and 'promotions'.

02 August, 2019

Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif's Nephews Offloaded From Haj-Bound Flight

Outlook Web Bureau

Yousuf Abbas and Abdul Aziz Abbas were going to Saudi Arabia to perform Haj when they were offloaded on Thursday from the Madina-bound flight at Allama Iqbal International Airport on the request of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB).

19 June, 2019

Former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif Appeals To Court For Permission To Submit Additional Medical Reports

Outlook Web Bureau

Pakistan's jailed prime minister, Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday filed an appeal in the Islamabad High Court (IHC), seeking permission to submit additional medical reports as the court resumed the hearing of his bail plea on medical grounds in a corruption case.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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