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.
Nawaz Sharif was sentenced in absentia last week to 10 years in prison by a corruption court.
Junior interior minister Talal Chaudhry said Ahsan Iqbal was hit by a bullet in his arm in the attack in Narowal district, his constituency in central Punjab province.
A Pakistani court on Thursday issued arrest warrants for ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif in two cases of corruption spiralling from the Panama Papers leak, his lawyers said.
Pakistan's ruling party on Tuesday re-elected ousted premier Nawaz Sharif as its leader, saying he was ‘back with full force’, a day after using its parliamentary majority to amend a law to allow him to re-take the job.
Catalonia's overwhelming vote for independence looked set to increase tensions between Madrid and the powerful region after a defiant referendum marred by violence.
Sacked Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif made a second appearance before an anti-corruption court Monday, as reports said he was expected to be indicted on corruption ...
Interim Pakistani leader Shahid Khaqan Abbasi took control of prime ministerial duties on Thursday after a guard of honour amid growing uncertainty that the brother of ousted leader Nawaz Sharif ...
Pakistan on Sunday began fencing off its 2430-kilometre border with Afghanistan to restrict the movement of Islamist militants and end allegations of cross-border incursions.
Pakistan's political and military leaders on Friday said they would go to any length to crush extremists after more than 100 people were killed in a latest wave of violence this week ending a period of fragile calm.
Pakistan "completely rejected" India's claim to have sent troops across its disputed border in Kashmir to kill suspected militants, as India evacuated villages near the frontier amid concerns about a military escalation.