Pakistan Supreme Court Disqualifies PM Gilani

Pakistan’s top court Tuesday disqualified Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani from holding office, two months after convicting him for contempt for refusing to ask Swiss authorities to reopen corruption cases against the president, state TV reported.

Pakistan Supreme Court disqualifies PM

Islamabad: The Supreme Court of Pakistan has disqualified Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani in contempt court of court case, setting aside speaker ruling of the Nationa

Pakistan’s top court Tuesday disqualified Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani from holding office, two months after convicting him for contempt for refusing to ask Swiss authorities to reopen corruption cases against the president, state TV reported.

The Supreme Court ordered President Asif Ali Zardari to take steps to elect a new prime minister, PTV reported.