News Bulletin

Panama JIT summons three children of Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif on July 5

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen  News)- Panama Joint Investigation Team (JIT) on Tuesday has summoned all the three children of Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif in the first week of July. According to the details, Hassan Nawaz has been called on July 3, Hussain Nawaz will appear on July 4 while Maryam Nawaz will attend hearing on July

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Ruet-e-Hilal Committee sights moon, Eid-ul-Fitr on Monday

LAHORE (Web Desk) – Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee Chairman Mufti Muneebur Rehman has announced positive Shawwal moon-sighting on Sunday confirming that Pakistan is to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr on Monday. The moon-sighting committee convened a meeting today to sight Shawwal moon. Saudi Arabia, Middle East and Gulf countries are celebrating Eid today. The special day started with Eid prayers

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Pak to continue role for regional peace, COAS tells Chinese FM

RAWALPINDI (Sarzameen News)- Chief of the Army Staff (COAS), General Qamar Javed Bajwa convened a meeting with Chinese foreign minister on Sunday and reiterated that Pakistan would continue to play part for peace and stability in the region. The two leaders met in General Headquarters (GHQ) Sunday and during the sitting, the army chief thanked the Chinese

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CM Shehbaz visits victims of Ahmadpur Sharqia incident

BAHAWALPUR (Sarzameen News)- Chief Minister of Punjab, Shehbaz Sharif has visited Bahawalpur hospital on Sunday and inquired on health of the victims of Ahmadpur Sharqia incident. The top Punjab official reviewed treatment facilities at the hospital and inquired on conditions of the patients admitted in Bahawal Victoria Hospital there. On the occasion, CM Shehbaz announced ex gratia

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COAS Bajwa asks Afghanistan to ‘do more’ against terrorism

RAWALPINDI (Web Desk) – In the backdrop of recent spate of terrorist activities in the country, a high level security meeting chaired by Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa was held today. COAS was briefed in detail about the recent incidents and their manifest linkages with terrorist sanctuaries in Afghanistan operating under

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RAW’s role in recent wave of terrorism cannot be ignored: Zakaria

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Foreign Office Spokesperson Nafees Zakaria on Saturday said that Indian intelligence agency Research and Analysis Wing’s (RAW) involvement in recent wave of terrorism in Pakistan cannot be ignored. Talking to a private news channel, he said, “Pakistan has concrete evidence regarding Indian agency’s involvement in sabotaging peace in Balochistan and Karachi.” “We

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Rain likely on eid holidays in Punjab, coastal areas

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Eid holidays are likely to witness heavy rainfall with thunderstorm and gusty winds in Punjab and upper parts of the country as a spell of monsoon season will start on Monday, said the meteorological department. An official of the department said a westerly wave is likely to enter the upper parts of the

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Tragedy as over 140 burnt alive in Ahmadpur Sharqia oil tanker explosion

BAHAWALPUR,  (Sarzameen News)-  At least 140 people were killed and scores injured when an ‘over speeding’ oil tanker overturned on National Highway near Ahmedpur Sharqia, Bahawalpur early Sunday, officials said. Rescue officials said when the oil tanker overturned, leakage of oil started from the tanker and people of nearby localities started collecting oil from the tanker.

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Eid-ul-Fitr being celebrated in Saudi Arabia, Middle East, Gulf countries today

RIYADH (Sarzameen News) – Eid-ul-Fitr is being celebrated in Saudi Arabia, Middle East and Gulf countries today (Sunday) with religious fervor on the completion of the holy month of Ramazan. The special day started with Eid prayers in Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, Jordan, Palestine and other Gulf countries, whereas, the

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ECP provides Captain Safdar’s assets details to JIT

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Saturday provided complete details of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s son-in-law Captain (R) Safdar’s assets to the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) that was constituted to probe Panama Leaks case. JIT was informed that PM’s son-in-law holds a plot worth Rs 2.5 lac in Islamabad and a car

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