News Bulletin

PTI to approach court against Section-144 in Punjab

LAHORE (Sarzameen News) – Leader of the Opposition in Punjab Assembly Mian Mehmood-ur-Rasheed has said that his party will change the imposition of Section 144 in the province in the court of law. Rasheed, speaking in a press conference on Sunday, said that they will take legal action if the government seals Lahore with containers

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No record of who leaked ‘false story’ of high-level meeting: Nisar

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Federal Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan Sunday said that there is a consensus between the civilian and military leadership that whoever leaked the ‘false story’ of a high-level meeting should be exposed. Briefing the media about Pervaiz Rashid’s suspension as information minister, Nisar said that on the basis of initial

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CPEC to continue despite govt ouster: Parvez Elahi

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Muslim League (PML) senior central leader and former Deputy Prime Minister Ch Parvez Elahi has said that threat is to N-League government and not to CPEC project. He said this while talking to a representative delegation of traders at his residence here Sunday. He said that this project is not between

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Bilawal breaks down into tears after visiting injured police cadets in Quetta

QUETTA (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Sunday visited the injured police cadets in Quetta. Militants’ raid on a police training center killed 61 people on October 24, the deadliest assault on a security installation in Pakistan’s history. He was in tears on meeting the wounded cadets. While talking to

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PTI workers clash with police near Bani Gala, 70 detained

ISLAMABAD(Sarzameen News) Islamabad police on Sunday barred the caravan of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) from going to Bani Gala. Police and protesters once again clashed with each other on University Road. In order to prevent the workers from moving forward police fired shells on them filling the atmosphere with smoke. Retaliating to the action, PTI workers

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Saudi-led airstrikes kill 60 prisoners in Yemen Red Sea city

SANAA (Monitoring Desk) At least 60 prisoners were killed and 38 others injured when Saudi-led airstrikes hit a prison in Yemeni Res Sea port city of al-Hodayda on Sunday morning, medics, residents and Houthi-controlled state Saba news agency said. The targeted prison, located in al-Zaydiya district of al-Hodayda, was bombed to the ground in a

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70 militants, 9 soldiers killed in Afghanistan within day

KABUL(NNI) Some 70 militants were killed after Afghan army, police and intelligence agency personnel launched wide-scale operations against militants’ hideouts within the past 24 hours, said the country’s Defense Ministry on Sunday. Up to 15 armed Taliban insurgents were also wounded and 20 persons were detained by the joint forces during the raids launched in

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Five Kalashnikovs, alcohol recovered from Amin Gandapur’s car, claim police

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) Tensions gripped Islamabad on Sunday as Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) workers clashed with police near Bani Gala. All roads and passages have been sealed and security is on high alert. Police fired tear gas shells at PTI workers in Rukhsana Bangash Road area to prevent their caravan from reaching party chief Imran Khan‘s

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Pakistan, China sign MoU to strengthen trade ties

LAHORE (Monitoring Desk)  The Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Weihai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, China have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to strengthen trade and investment ties. According to the MOU, both the Chambers would promote mutual cooperation in the sectors of construction, infrastructure, agriculture, livestock, renewable energy, mining, information technology, textile, machinery. LCCI

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Khawaja Asif arrives back home; pokes fun at Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)  Dispelling all the rumours and speculations, Defence Minister Khawaja Asif has reached back Islamabad on Sunday after attending a wedding in Duabi.  “Just landed back Alhamdolillah… Ab tera kaya bane ga kaliya,” Khawaja Asif said on Twitter confirming his returning back, using famous dialogue from Indian film “Sholay” to poke fun atPakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf

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