Nawaz Sharif(Search results - 18)
IndiaFeb 19, 2020, 6:54 PM IST
When Vajpayee Took A Peace Offering Bus Ride To Lahore; And Pakistan Responded With Kargil War
It was a short-lived thaw in stormy relations between India and Pakistan When former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee took a bus from Amritsar to Lahore on February 19, 1999 and hugged his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif leaving an endearing image that symbolised hope in bilateral ties. Atal Bihari Vajpayee had made a significant diplomatic breakthrough and the move was hailed as the dawn of a new era in Indo-Pak relations. Little did he know then that within just months of his historic initiative, India and Pakistan would be embroiled in the 1999 Kargil War.
ViewsFeb 26, 2019, 6:51 PM IST
Silence of Jaish lambs and other signs of Balakot airstrikes’ success
We have now established that it was Balakot not Balakote that was hit. Why is this important? Mostly because Pakistan will tend to play down anything that hits it severely. For example, the Kargil retreat negotiated by Nawaz Sharif was portrayed as nothing much and the casualties of that war which Sharif claimed were greater than the 1965 war were suppressed completely with funerals held in secret. Clearly then, the blow is severe
WorldJan 3, 2019, 12:51 PM IST
‘Help’ yourself, Punjab government tells jailed Nawaz Sharif
Former Prime minister Nawaz Sharif was entitled to an orderly who is from prisoners but the Punjab government refused his request and asked him to maintain his own jail room
WorldDec 24, 2018, 5:01 PM IST
Nawaz Sharif jailed, fined in corruption case: Check out main highlights here
Nawaz Sharif was accused of holding assets beyond his known sources of income. The court has now ordered that his properties be seized.
WorldOct 8, 2018, 6:55 PM IST
Nawaz Sharif, 2 others appear in court over treason allegations: Here's what the case is all about
A petition was filed against Sharif for defaming the country through an interview on the Mumbai terror attack and against Abbasi for supporting the former prime minister's stance and sharing minutes of the National Security Council's (NSC) meeting in violation of his oath