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Five Pakistani peacekeepers honoured with UN medals posthumously

NEW YORK  (Sarzameen News) – The United Nations has honoured at a solemn ceremony 117 military, police and civilian personnel from 43 countries, including five Pakistanis, who lost their lives while serving in peacekeeping operations during 2016. The ceremony marked the annual International Day of Peacekeepers during which the Dag Hammarskjold Medal was awarded posthumously

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Ex-Pakistan Army officer conquers Mount Everest

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- A retired Pakistan Army lieutenant colonel Abdul Jabbar Bhatti became the fourth Pakistani to successfully climb on top of Mount Everest. According to reports, it took the ex-Pakistan Army soldier him 90 days to achieve the feat. An esteemed mountain climber and previous winner of Tamgha-e-Basalat amd Pride of Performance award, he

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Poetess, journalist Nasira Zuberi praised, honored at book launch

KARACHI  (sarzameen News) – Pakistan’s eminence poetess and famed journalist Nasira Zuberi’s book, Teesra Qadam, was launched at the Karachi Press Club (KPC) on Saturday evening. The event kick started with renowned Journalist Kashif Raza, who described the traits that Nasira possessed: kind-hearted and down to earth. He shared his experience where he had to work

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“Pakistan Fashion Week” at historic Lancaster House

ISLAMABAD  (sarzameen News) Pakistan Fashion Week: The High Commission for Pakistan in London is all set to showcase flourishing fashion and design industry of Pakistan at the “Pakistan Fashion Week (PFW)” on 20-21 May 2017. The event will take place at the Lancaster House, a prestigious venue overlooking Buckingham Palace and will feature Pakistan’s leading designers.

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Aizaz congratulates Akbar Ahmed on achieving Scholar-Teacher Award

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Ambassador to the US Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry commended Ambassador Akbar Ahmed on his winning of ‘Scholar/Teacher of the Year Award for 2016-17’ by the American University School of International Service (SIS). As a leading faculty member of SIS, one of the top ten schools of international affairs in the US, Ambassador

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Aseefa, Bakhtawar have happy moments with Amir Khan

DUBAI (Sarzameen News) Pakistani boxer Aamir Khan spent a day with the daughters of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari in Dubai  Pakistan-origin British boxer Aamir Khan and his wife spent a day with the daughters of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari in Dubai. Accompanied with his wife, Faryal, the

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PNCA hosts photo exhibition to showcase 70 years of Pak-UK relationship

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- British High Commissioner Thomas Drew CMG has inaugurated a photography exhibition at the Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) in Islamabad. The exhibition titled ‘Shared History. Shared Future.’ showcases the UK and Pakistan’s 70th Anniversary of bilateral relations and will continue from May 9-10, 2017 for the general public at gallery

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NBF publishes third edition of English Book “Books That Changed My Life

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – The Third edition of Maj. General (R) Muhammad Tahir’s English book titled “Books That Changed My Life” has been published by the National Book Foundation (NBF) in a very befitting manner containing 478 pages with a tag price of Rs.850/=, the members of Readers Book Club may have it at 55% discount

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Box Office: ‘Beauty and the Beast’ smashes records, proves to be beast in sales

Monitoring Desk – Disney’s Beauty and the Beast premiered in Cinemas in Pakistan on the 18th of March, last Friday. Smashing box office records in its opening there-day weekend, it has hit an unexpected $17o million according to industry estimates and is soaring high in the hearts and minds of people likewise, within the country. “Harry Potter”

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Mahira Khan inspires everyone with her speech at Global Teacher Prize ceremony

Sarzameen News – Pakistan’s diva Mahira Khan inspires everyone with her views about the role of teachers at Global Teacher Prize ceremony organised by Varkey Foundation in Dubai. In her impassioned speech, Mahira said, “Teachers have the power to make a shy little girl like me believe in her dreams, so yes, teachers do matter.”

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