Al-Azizia Reference: IHC to hear Nawaz Sharif ’s plea on Sept 18

ISLAMABAD – The Islamabad High Court on Saturday fixed September 18 as the date for the hearing of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s plea for the suspension of his sentence in the Al-Azizia Steel Mills reference. Contrarily, on the same date, the court will take up an appeal filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) […]


Nawaz Sharif again seeks suspension of sentence in Al-Azizia Steel Mills reference

ISLAMABAD – Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has again moved Islamabad High Court seeking suspension of sentence in Al-Azizia Steel Mills reference on medical grounds. Medical reports and opinion of the doctors have also been affixed with the petition. Islamabad High Court had earlier rejected Nawaz Sharif’s petition seeking suspension of sentence in the case on […]

Nawaz Sharif handed 7 years imprisonment

IHC reserves judgement on Nawaz’s appeal challenging Al Azizia reference verdict

ISLAMABAD – Islamabad High Court has reserved judgment on maintainability of appeal filed by Nawaz Sharif challenging the Al Azizia reference verdict of Accountability Court, Islamabad. A two-member bench comprising Chief Justice Athar Minallah and Justice Aamir Farooq heard the case in Islamabad on Monday. Nawaz Sharif`s counsel Khawaja Haris appeared before the Court and […]

Nawaz Sharif handed 7 years imprisonment

Nawaz Sharif challenges Al-Azizia reference conviction in IHC

LAHORE – Ex-Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif has challenged his conviction in Al-Azizia reference in the Islamabad High Court, on Tuesday. According to private TV channel, filed through his  lawyer, Sharif said in his application that the punishment handed down to him was  against the law. He also prayed the court to suspend the punishment and release […]