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Nawaz Sharif

Nawaz Sharif

In May, the Supreme Court reversed its earlier decision which had barred Nawaz and Shahbaz Sharif, from holding public office. It has now held that they may.

The Return Of Nawaz Sharif

The return of Nawaz Sharif

Dhobi Ghaat, Faisalabad, Nov 20 marked a resumption of sorts for the PML-N. The speech at the big rally nicely summed up the foursome task Nawaz Sharif has at hand.…

The rise of Maryam Nawaz

Whether one likes her or hates her, one cannot ignore the phenomenal rise of Maryam Nawaz on the political stage in Pakistan. For her supporters, Maryam represents the hopes and…

CPEC after Nawaz’s ouster

The Chinese government has made it clear that disqualification of Nawaz Sharif is an "internal affair of Pakistan" and "it will not impact China-Pakistan strategic cooperative partnership involving 'One Belt,…

Sharifs still have a future

This is apropos a Business Recorder op-ed "Whither is the Nawaz League bound?" carried by the newspaper yesterday. The writer, Saida Fazal, has argued that "meanwhile, the question agitating the minds of his party…

‘Honestly, Mr Sharif…

‘Honestly, Mr Sharif…

The case of Capital FZE is quite curious and injurious. It is not about the iqama, that you had so diligently declared, but about the non-declaration of the ‘receivables’ that…

Nawaz 3.0

Nawaz 3.0

Nawaz Sharif wants a third incarnation in a country where one life is too many for an elected prime minister. In his third life, he wants to change the rules…

Whither is the Nawaz League bound?

Senior PML-N leaders who had gone to London to convince ousted prime minister Mian Nawaz Sharif to make a strategic retreat seem to have failed in their effort. Considering the…

Nawaz disqualified; long live Abbasi

The much-quoted refrain, the king is dead, long live the king refers to a seamless continuity of a political system with the old being replaced by the new king; and…

Can Nawaz survive the fourth-year itch?

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s rule experienced the fourth-year itch in 2017 – much like the year 2012 was to Zardari’s rule. The patience of political stakeholders is running out before…