News Bulletin

COAS reaches Peshawar, offers condolences to Bilour family

PESHAWAR (Sarzameen News)-  Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Thursday visited Balour House in Peshawar and offered condolences to the family over the demise of Haroon Bilour in suicide blast. Army Chief met with Haroon Bilour’s family and Ghulam Bilour and offered deep sympathies. Strict security arrangements were made on General Bajwa’s

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Haroon Bilour’s funeral prayers to be offered today

PESHAWAR (Sarzameen News) – The funeral prayers of martyred Awami National Party (ANP) leader Haroon Bilour will be offered at 5:00pm today (Wednesday) in Peshawar, He will be laid to rest at the Wazir Bagh Graveyard. He has left behind a widow and two sons to mourn his death. Haroon Bilour and 12 other people

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Money laundering case: Zardari, Faryal Talpur submit reply in FIA

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – Former president Asif Ali Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur on Wednesday has submitted their reply in Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) as they failed to appear in money laundering case. Both accused have sought time from the agency till polls, stating that they are busy in election campaign. Asif Ali Zardari,

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PTI to observe one-day mourning on Bilour’s demise: Fawad Chaudhry

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Wednesday announced to observe one-day mourning and postponed its political activities in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, following the sad demise of Awami National Party (ANP) leader Haroon Bilour and other party workers. In a statement, Central Information Secretary and Spokesman PTI Fawad Chuadhry said that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) expressed solidarity with the

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Armed forces to contribute in dams’ construction: ISPR

RAWALPINDI (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan’s armed forces will make contributions to the fund opened to facilitate the construction of Diamer-Basha and Mohmand dams. Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement on Monday. It may be noted that the Supreme Court on Wednesday directed authorities concerned to construct the two dams on priority basis. The judgement stated

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Imran Khan unveils PTI manifesto for general elections 2018

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Monday has unveiled his party’s manifesto for general elections 2018 during a ceremony in Islamabad. Imran Khan said that the manifesto we present is no ‘easy-solution’ and that there is a need to make major changes. He said that PTI’s performance in KP was

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NAB court sends Captain (r) Safdar to Adiala Jail

RAWALPINDI (Sarzameen News)- Ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s son-in-law Captain (r) Safdar on Monday has been shifted to Adiala Jail for one year after brief appearance in accountability court. The convict was taken to the jail amid tight security. Captain (r) Safdar on Sunday had surrendered after which National Accountability Bureau (NAB) team arrested him from Liaquat

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Lahore airport to be sealed on Nawaz, Maryam’s arrival

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- The security departments have decided to seal Allama Iqbal International Airport on ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz’s arrival. The law enforcement agencies have prepared a security plan as per which, Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz will be sent to Islamabad on another plane immediately after their arrival at Lahore

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CJP warns Dar of canceling passport for skipping hearings

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar on Monday has warned former finance minister Ishaq Dar of canceling his passport over persistent absence in assets beyond income reference. During the hearing of case related to managing director of Pakistan Television Corporation, CJP said that Ishaq Dar is not taking the judicial proceedings

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Ali Pervaiz to contest general election from NA-127

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Following the Avenfield verdict against Maryam nawaz, PML-N Lahore President Pervaiz Malik’s son Ali Pervaiz was awarded the party ticket for NA-127 constituency. PML-N president Shehbaz Sharif awarded tickets to the new candidates. Irfan Shafi Khokhar has been allotted the ticket for PP-173. Previously, Maryam Nawaz was contesting the election from both the

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