Shehbaz Sharif

Pakistan PM Sharif convenes NSC meet amid faultlines between judiciary, government

Pakistan's parliament on Thursday passed a resolution rejecting the country's SC's decision about the Punjab elections delaying the case and demanding a full court to decide on this vexing issue.

published on : 6th April 2023

Pakistan PM Sharif hits back at Chief Justice Bandial for his critical remarks

The stark reference was interpreted as a jibe at the Prime Minister who was arrested twice during the government of Imran Khan on the charges of alleged corruption but was bailed out by the courts.

published on : 3rd April 2023

No talks with Imran Khan unless he apologises: Pakistan PM Shehbaz

Calling out Khan for pushing the country towards bankruptcy, the prime minister reiterated that the current coalition headed by the PML-N government "saved the country."

published on : 29th March 2023

Army versus Imran: Battling the enemy within

Clearly, Imran’s open attack on the all-powerful army is the red rag to the military-establishment bull.

published on : 25th March 2023

Pakistan economy in 'collapse' as IMF visits

The world's fifth-biggest population has less than $3.7 billion in the state bank -- enough to cover just three weeks of imports.

published on : 31st January 2023

INTERVIEW | 'Greater onus on Modi to bring peace': Pak ex-foreign minister Khurshid Kasuri

Kasuri spoke to Preetha Nair about current Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif’s recent call for peace talks with India and more.

published on : 24th January 2023

Pakistan regional assembly dissolved on ex-PM Imran Khan's orders

Khan's PTI held a majority or was in a coalition government in two of Pakistan's four provincial parliaments.

published on : 18th January 2023

Pakistan PM offers peace talks, but ties it to Article 370

Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif created a flutter by claiming his country had learnt a “lesson” and wanted the UAE’s help to set up a peace talks table with India.

published on : 18th January 2023

Pakistan has learnt its lesson: PM Sharif calls for 'sincere' talks with India

Prime Minister Sharif made these comments during an interview with the Dubai-based Al Arabiya news channel on Monday.

published on : 17th January 2023

Pakistan PM Sharif holds talks with IMF chief to break deadlock over next tranche of assistance

He also sought relaxation in the demand to increase electricity prices to compensate for the deviation of around Rs 500 billion from the annual circular debt management plan.

published on : 6th January 2023

Pak central bank criticises Shehbaz Sharif govt's policy of prioritising growth over financial stability 

The present government led by Prime Minister Sharif avoided focusing on growth for the fiscal year FY23 with the result that a steep fall in the growth is expected.

published on : 24th December 2022

Pakistan names former spymaster as new army chief

The powerful Army, which has ruled Pakistan for more than half of its 75-plus years of existence, has hitherto wielded considerable power in matters of security and foreign policy.

published on : 24th November 2022

Decision on next Pakistan Army chief being made in London, says Imran Khan

Criticizing Pakistan's PM for consulting PML-N supremo Nawaz, Khan said that he went to a house "made of stolen money" to meet a "convict" in London.

published on : 13th November 2022

Shehbaz Sharif accuses Imran Khan of ruining Pakistan through agitation

Shehbaz, who is on a visit to the UK said that defeat is for those who are participating in the long march, reported Geo News.

published on : 11th November 2022

Imran Khan gives six-day ultimatum to Pakistan government to announce fresh polls

Khan said the government would be happy if he staged a sit-in in Islamabad as it would lead to clashes between the people and police and the army, the Dawn newspaper reported.

published on : 26th May 2022

'Imran Khan out to begin civil war', alleges Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif

Khan (69), the cricketer-turned politician, was removed from power through a no-confidence vote in parliament by the Opposition parties last month.

published on : 23rd May 2022

PML-N to appoint Shehbaz Sharif as PM if party wins next election

The top leadership of Pakistan's ruling party has decided to appoint ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif's brother Shehbaz Sharif as premier if it wins next year general elections.

published on : 1st November 2017

Nawaz Sharif to chair crucial party meet to choose successor

Shehbaz Sharif cannot immediately replace his brother Nawaz Sharif as he is not a member of parliament.

published on : 29th July 2017

If Nawaz Sharif is convicted in Panama case, brother Shehbaz will replace him as Pakistan PM: Report

The Supreme Court yesterday concluded hearing the sensitive Panama Papers case against Sharif  but hasn't given the verdict yet. 

published on : 22nd July 2017