Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

Pakistan PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi expresses concern over situation in Kashmir

He alleged that the security forces have arrested the Hurriyat leadership while using force against peaceful protesters. He claimed that 14 people were killed in the last 36 hours.

published on : 7th May 2018

Pakistan PM Abbasi summons security meet over Donald Trump tweet

The Prime Minister will chair the huddle to discuss the future course of action following the US President's scathing statement against Pakistan.

published on : 2nd January 2018

Short-range nuclear weapons to counter Indian army's 'cold start doctrine': Pakistan PM Abbasi 

The Pakistan premier sought to dispel the notion surrounding the country's alleged inability to handle its nuclear programmes properly.

published on : 21st September 2017

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi: A Nawaz Sharif loyalist at helm in Pakistan

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Pakistan's interim Prime Minister, is a long-time loyalist of ousted premier Nawaz Sharif and one of the wealthiest parliamentarians in the country.

published on : 1st August 2017

Pakistan National Assembly elects Shahid Khaqan Abbasi as new prime minister

Abbasi will be sworn-in in later at a special ceremony at the President's House, where President Mamnoon Hussain will administer the oath to him.

published on : 1st August 2017

Six candidates to contest Pakistan Prime Minister poll on Tuesday

President Mamnoon Hussain has summoned National Assembly, the lower house of parliament, tomorrow at 3:00 PM to elect the new leader of the house.

published on : 31st July 2017

Interim Pakistan PM candidate Shahid Abbasi faces Rs 220 billion corruption inquiry

The country’s interim Prime Ministerial candidate Shahid Khaqan Abbasi is facing an inquiry by the National Accountability Bureau over an illegal contract to import Liquefied Natural Gas.

published on : 31st July 2017