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    Lahore, Sep 19 (PTI) Following is the chronology of the major events leading to the arrest and imminent release of Pakistan’s ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif:     April 4, 2016: The International Consortium of Investigative Journalism publishes the Panama Papers, exposing tax evasion by the world’s elite through off-shore accounts and shell companies. The documents include […]

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Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif has been released from prison after a court suspended his sentence of 10 years in jail over corruption charges. The Islamabad High Court made the decision after Sharif petitioned to appeal his sentence. Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law were released on Wednesday night. A large crowd of supporters gathered […]

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Islamabad: Ousted Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law were released from prison on Wednesday, hours after a top court suspended their sentences in a major corruption case that wrecked their political career. In a relief to the still-grieving Sharif family, a two-judge bench of the Islamabad High Court suspended the jail sentences […]

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Islamabad: Ousted Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law were released from prison on Wednesday, hours after a top court suspended their sentences in a major corruption case that wrecked their political career. In a relief to the still-grieving Sharif family, a two-judge bench of the Islamabad High Court suspended the jail sentences […]

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Following is the chronology of the major events leading to the arrest and release of Pakistan’s ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif: April 4, 2016: The International Consortium of Investigative Journalism publishes the Panama Papers, exposing tax evasion by the world’s elite through off-shore accounts and shell companies. The documents include the name of the Sharif […]

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The typhoon that has been battering parts of Asia in the past week is named Mangkhut. What does the name mean, and why did the Philippines call the storm Ompong instead? “Mangkhut” is Thai for mangosteen, a reddish-purple fruit native to Southeast Asia, pictured above. The longtime New York Times journalist and food writer R.W. […]

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Nexia BT partner Karl Cini risks facing an investigation by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, the Times of Malta has learnt. In a letter sent to the global network of accountants, Nationalist MEP David Casa listed cases of alleged wrongdoing resulting from the Panama Papers and involving Mr Cini. He accused Mr Cini of […]

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Sharif, daughter and son-in-law released from jail after Pak court suspends sentences in corruption case Ousted Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law were released from prison on Wednesday, hours after a top court suspended their sentences in a major corruption case that jeopardised their political career. In a relief to the still-grieving […]

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