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Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

NAB gets 13-day remand of former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

The NAB is probing alleged corruption in the award of a contract to import LNG from Qatar by Abbasi

19 Jul 2019 8:26 PM

Former Pak PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi arrested: Pak media

Abbasi was arrested by the National Accountability Bureau.

18 Jul 2019 3:18 PM

PM-FM combo in Pak another fiasco in the making

The spike in oil prices during Zardari’s initial spell all but economically sealed the government’s fate.

03 Dec 2018 12:00 AM

Nawaz Sharif, Dawn journalist appear in Pak court over 26/11 interview

The court ordered Nawaz Sharif, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Cyril Almeida to submit written replies to the court by the next hearing.

08 Oct 2018 5:01 PM

Top politicians in Pak suffer 'shocking' defeat' in elections: Local media

Former Pak PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, party prez Shehbaz Sharif, Jamat-i-Islami Sirajul Haq were among ones who suffered defeat in elections.

26 Jul 2018 7:17 PM


Former CJ Mulk takes oath as Pak caretaker PM

Mulk’s name was announced at a joint presser by PM Abbasi and Opposition Leader Khurshid Shah on May 28.

02 Jun 2018 4:55 AM

Pakistan to hold general election on July 25

The Election Commission of Pakistan is likely to announce the election schedule within two or three days.

28 May 2018 5:43 AM

Strong India protest over Gilgit order to Pak envoy

Civil rights groups in Pakistan have criticised the order, and Pakistani media reports said that protests were taking place in the region.

28 May 2018 4:19 AM

India lodges protest with Pak deputy envoy over so-called Gilgit-Baltistan order

'Instead of seeking to alter status of occupied territory, Pak should immediately vacate all areas under its illegal occupation,' MEA said.

27 May 2018 6:19 PM

Report on Xi Jinping asking Pak to relocate Hafiz Saeed shocking, baseless: China

According to report, a close aide of Pak PM said that Xi made suggestion to during their meeting on sidelines of the Boao Forum in China.

24 May 2018 2:20 PM


Nawaz Sharif to soften stance after 26/11 statement

PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif chaired a meeting of the ruling party. The meeting was attended by Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi.

18 May 2018 5:44 AM

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi clarifies Nawaz Sharif's 26/11 remark

It is unacceptable that Nawaz is being branded as a traitor, Abbasi highlighted.

16 May 2018 8:51 AM

Pak PM seeks probe into report by NAB against Nawaz Sharif

Abbasi urged the Opposition to consider bringing amendments to the Accountability Law.

10 May 2018 7:24 AM

Indus Water Treaty: Pak asked to forcefully pursue violations with India

The last round of talks between India and Pakistan over the issue was facilitated by the World Bank in Washington in September.

03 May 2018 5:57 PM

US designating party as terror outfit ‘matter of honour’ says Hafiz Saeed

‘Well, a party’s that is banned by the US is the one that actually holds some credibility’, Saeed said.

07 Apr 2018 9:06 PM


Kabul has agreed to revive peace talks with Taliban: Pakistan PM Abbasi

Pakistan has praised Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani’s overture to the Taliban offering to recognize the group as a political party.

07 Apr 2018 6:57 PM

Pakistan, Afghanistan agree to work for common goal

The two sides discussed the counter-terror cooperation, the regional situation, repatriation of Afghan refugees and combating drug production.

07 Apr 2018 6:47 AM

Abbasi seeks ‘help’ for J&K

Pak PM wants to send teams for human rights investigation.

07 Apr 2018 5:37 AM

Only state, not individual, has right to wage jihad: Pak PM

The Prime Minister pronounced that peace in Pakistan came following the sacrifices of army, political parties and public.

06 Apr 2018 7:13 AM

Will raise Kashmir issue, says Pakistan PM

Abbasi said that he himself has highlighted the Kashmir issue in all his meetings at the UN and the Organisation of Islamic Conference.

05 Apr 2018 2:46 AM