World | Reuters | Wednesday September 17, 2014
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, weakened by weeks of demonstrations calling for him to resign, threatened on Wednesday to clear a protest camp established more than a month ago outside government offices in Islamabad.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 17, 2014
A murder case has been registered against Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his ministers and other top officials for their alleged involvement in the killing of anti-government protesters, police said today.
World | Reuters | Saturday September 13, 2014
A court in Pakistan ordered on Saturday that 100 opposition activists be sent to jail for holding illegal protests and other violations, prompting a tense confrontation between demonstrators and police in the centre of the capital.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday September 12, 2014
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's advisor Sartaj Aziz today exchanged pleasantries at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Summit.
World | Reuters | Friday September 12, 2014
Arshad Shah, a Pakistani protester, feels trapped: worn out after weeks of street demonstrations against the government, he wants to go home but protest organisers will not let him.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 11, 2014
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader Imran Khan today alleged that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif owned a property in a posh area of London and had invested millions of dollars in Europe.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 9, 2014
Signs of a possible solution to the political crisis engulfing Pakistan emerged today with the embattled government saying it has reached an agreement with Imran Khan's party on most of their demands, except that of Premier Nawaz Sharif's ouster whic...
India | Agencies | Monday September 8, 2014
The prime ministers of India and Pakistan have offered to help each other in efforts to alleviate flood havoc in Kashmir. Both sides have been ravaged by floods that have killed over 200 people as rivers burst their banks after heavy rain.
India | NDTV.com | Monday September 8, 2014
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying his offer of assistance in flood relief efforts is "thoughtful", adding that "such solidarity in the face of adversity is indeed valuable."
India | Indo Asian News Service | Monday September 8, 2014
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today did not rule out a meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif on the margins of a United Nations General Assembly session later this month, saying the governme...
India | Press Trust of India | Monday September 8, 2014
Pakistan on Sunday condoled the loss of lives in Jammu and Kashmir and offered help to India in whatever way possible to mitigate the suffering of the people affected by the floods in the state.
India | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Monday September 8, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has written to his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif, offering assistance in flood relief operations in areas "across the Line of Control".
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 6, 2014
Pakistan's powerful army and the ISI are using "terrorist brinkmanship" to threaten India and undermine their own Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to secure domestic gains against their civilian leaders, a former CIA analyst has said.
World | Reuters | Friday September 5, 2014
Weeks of mounting anti-government protests in Pakistan had been enough to convince five of the powerful army's 11 Corps Commanders that it was time for them to step in and force embattled Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to resign.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday September 5, 2014
Several cases of mangoes have been delivered to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday. The sender: his Pakistani counterpart, Nawaz Sharif.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday September 3, 2014
Pakistani opposition groups agreed Wednesday to resume talks with the government about a political crisis that has rocked the country but a stalemate over demands for Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's resignation dragged on.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 3, 2014
Pakistan's Parliament today became the new battleground in the ongoing political turmoil with pro-government leaders and lawmakers of Imran Khan's party accusing each other of undermining democracy, even as protesters returned to the negotiating tabl...
World | Reuters | Wednesday September 3, 2014
Rival Pakistani politicians on Wednesday explored the possibility of a negotiated solution to weeks of protests aimed at the removal of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif that eased after turning violent at the weekend.
World | Reuters | Tuesday September 2, 2014
Pakistani protest leader Imran Khan said on Tuesday he would hold talks with a conservative Islamist politician who has been trying to mediate between Khan's political party and the government since the beginning of a political crisis.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday September 2, 2014
Pakistan's interior minister on Tuesday slammed violent anti-government protests as a "revolt against the state" as lawmakers met to discuss the political crisis shaking Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.