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PML-N: Nawaz Sharif denied personal...

PML-N: Nawaz Sharif denied personal...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 23 2018

Officials at Adiala jail in Rawalpindi where Sharif is being held could not be reached for comment

Many elections and no superheroes

Many elections and no superheroes

Irfan Chowdhury

Mon, Jul 23 2018

What do elections mean in a state like Pakistan?

Hospitalization of ousted Pakistan PM...

Hospitalization of ousted Pakistan PM...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 23 2018

Ousted Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif fell ill on Sunday as he suffered from heart and kidney problems,...

Pakistan court jails Nawaz Sharif aide...

Pakistan court jails Nawaz Sharif aide...

South Asia

Sun, Jul 22 2018

In the election, Abbasi would have faced Khan's close aide Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad, who is allied with...

Hardline Islamists push religion to...

Hardline Islamists push religion to...

South Asia

Sun, Jul 22 2018

Liberal and secular-minded Pakistanis say the sheer number of religious party candidates, combined with...

Pakistan gives army broad election powers...

Pakistan gives army broad election powers...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 21 2018

Some political parties objected to the move, saying the military's traditional election duties have...

Pakistan army's long history of political...

Pakistan army's long history of political...

South Asia

Fri, Jul 20 2018

A brief overview of Pakistan’s troubled path to democracy under the shadow of military rule

Police open criminal cases against 17,000...

Police open criminal cases against 17,000...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 17 2018

The military, which has ruled the nuclear-armed country for almost half its history and ended Sharif's...

Pakistan opens terrorism investigation...

Pakistan opens terrorism investigation...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 16 2018

National polls indicate a close race between the ruling PML-N and the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf

Forces behind the scenes

Forces behind the scenes

Mani Shankar Aiyar

Sat, Jul 14 2018

Whoever wins the election, nothing will change for the people of Pakistan

Nawaz Sharif heading back to Pakistan...

Nawaz Sharif heading back to Pakistan...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 12 2018

Sharif was sentenced by a court in Islamabad last week over the purchase of high-end properties in...

PML-N picks replacement election candidates...

PML-N picks replacement election candidates...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 7 2018

Maryam’s husband and PML-N lawmaker Captain (retd) Mohammad Safdar was handed a year in jail

Pakistan ex-PM Nawaz Sharif sentenced...

Pakistan ex-PM Nawaz Sharif sentenced...

South Asia

Fri, Jul 6 2018

Prosecution lawyer said the court had ordered the properties be confiscated

Pakistan's top court, election panel...

Pakistan's top court, election panel...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 28 2018

Under Pakistan's election rules, candidates can contest several constituencies

Pakistan ex-PM banned in one seat as...

Pakistan ex-PM banned in one seat as...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 28 2018

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi was named prime minister last year after the Supreme Court disqualified then-premier...

Pakistan's younger Sharif launches election...

Pakistan's younger Sharif launches election...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 27 2018

Shahbaz Sharif, a former chief minister of Punjab, is seeking to become prime minister in what would...

Imran Khan kicks off Pakistan election...

Imran Khan kicks off Pakistan election...

South Asia

Mon, Jun 25 2018

The upcoming elections are expected to pit the PML-N against its main rival, the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf...

Nawaz Sharif links Pakistan return with...

Nawaz Sharif links Pakistan return with...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 24 2018

The disqualified prime minister asserted his intent to return

Pakistan's 'disqualified' ex-foreign...

Pakistan's 'disqualified' ex-foreign...

South Asia

Fri, Jun 1 2018

Asif, one of Pakistan’s most prominent politicians, is part of Sharif’s inner circle and...

Imran Khan eyes victory as Pakistan...

Imran Khan eyes victory as Pakistan...

South Asia

Sun, May 27 2018

Khan is hoping to achieve a years-long dream of leading the country as its prime minister, and his Pakistan...

Pakistan military summons ex-spy chief...

Pakistan military summons ex-spy chief...

South Asia

Sat, May 26 2018

Media reports said Durrani had admitted Pakistan's role in the unrest in Indian-administered Kashmir...