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Shahbaz visits Lahore blast victims at Ittefaq hospital

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif on Tuesday visited Ittefaq Hospital in Lahore and inquired about the well being of the victims of suicide blast in Sabzi Mandi near Arfa Software Technology Park. He met every injured civilian and policeman individually and directed the authorities to provide them with best medical facilities. Punjab

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26 killed, over 56 wounded in suicide blast near Lahore’s Arfa technology park

LAHORE (Web Desk) – A suicide blast in Sabzi Mandi near Arfa Software Technology Park on Monday claimed lives of nine police among 26 persons and left over 56 wounded. Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Operations Wing of Punjab Police Dr Haider Ashraf confirmed in a media talk that it was a suicide blast. Preliminary probe suggested that

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Commander of US Forces in Afghanistan admires efforts of Pak Army

RAWALPINDI (Sarzameen News)- Commander of US Forces in Afghanistan and Resolute Support Mission (RSM), General John W. Nicholson, called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at General Headquarters in Rawalpindi on Monday where the two discussed terrorism and regional security situation. According to Inter-Services Public Relations, the army chief raised concern over the blame game perpetrated by

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SC says it seems Nehal Hashmi committed contempt of court

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Hearing a suo-motu case against PML-N Nehal Hashmi in connection with threats to Joint Investigation Team (JIT), the Supreme Court of Pakistan said he apparently committed contempt of court. Three-member bench headed by Justice Ejaz Afzal Khan, comprising Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed and Justice Ijaz-ul-Hassan expressed displeasure on the Pakistan Electronic Media

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Orders of govt undermining my control, Sindh IGP tells CM

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- Sindh Inspector General of Police (IGP) AD Khawaja has complained to Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah about administrative orders of the home department and S&GAD undermining his control over the department, Dunya News learnt Sunday. A letter written to Sindh CM earlier this month states that, “Since last one month number of

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Pakistan to become unstable if PM removed in undemocratic manner: Sana

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah on Monday said that Pakistan will become unstable if Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is removed from office in an undemocratic and non-public manner. Talking to media in Faisalabad, he said, “If such a leader who has been elected by millions as Prime Minister is removed in an

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PM embarks on three day visit to Maldives

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will embark on a three day official visit to Maldives today (Tuesday). According to Foreign Office, the PM will be visiting Maldives on the invitation of Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom to be the Chief Guest at the celebrations of the 52nd Independence Day of Maldives. The

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SBP to maintain policy rate at 5.75pc

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- The Monetary Policy Committee of the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has decided to maintain the policy rate at 5.75 percent. The decision was made following detailed deliberations and taking into consideration the strong likelihood of continued growth momentum, contained inflation and the challenges on the external front, said the Monetary Policy

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Imran Khan admits to having incomplete money trail of London flat

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman on Saturday submitted written statement in the Supreme Court (SC) regarding his London flat and admitted that he does not have complete money trail. The declaration was submitted by PTI Chief’s counsel Naeem Bukhari in the apex court in which it has been stated that county cricket does

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Hajj flight operation to begin from Monday

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Flight operation for pilgrims under government Hajj scheme will begin from Monday and continue till August 26. According to Ministry of Religious Affairs, the intending pilgrims are being intimated about their flights through letters and SMS. The flight schedule is also available on the website of Ministry of Religious Affairs. This year,

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