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Former PM Nawaz Sharif from holding office for life

Pakistan’s Supreme Court disqualified deposed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from holding office for life on Friday, television news channels reported. Sharif, 67, resigned in July after the Supreme Court disqualified him from holding office over an undeclared source of income, but the veteran leader maintains his grip on the ruling …

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New Deputy Speaker to be elected on April 19

Parliament is scheduled to meet on April 19 and one of the first tasks on the agenda is to appoint a Deputy Speaker. The post of Deputy Speaker fell vacant with the resignation of Thilanga Sumathipala.   It is the responsibility of the SLFP to nominate one of its members …

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