Pakistan’s ex-PM Sharif, daughter released for his wife’s funeral

By Mubasher Bukhari LAHORE, Pakistan, Sept 12 : Pakistani authorities on Wednesday temporarily released former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter from prison to attend funeral services for his wife, Kulsoom, who died of cancer the day before in London. Video footage from Geo TV showed Sharif walking through Islamabad’s airport amid tight security […]

Doctors say jailed former Pakistani PM Sharif should be transferred to hospital

By Mubasher Bukhari LAHORE, July 29 : Doctors are concerned about the health of jailed former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and have requested prison authorities in Rawalpindi to transfer him to a hospital, a government official said on Sunday. Sharif and his daughter Maryam were arrested on July 13, minutes after they returned to […]