News Bulletin

PM takes notice as five players arrested over chanting anti-govt slogans

LAHORE,(sarzameen news): Prime Minister Pakistan Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has taken notice of arrests made by police at Railway Stadium.   It so happened that the Federal Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique was addressing a function at Railway Stadium when some of the players start chanting anti-government slogans.   The police officials, who were

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Two FIA officials top contenders to head JIT in Panama case

ISLAMABAD,(sarzameen news): Implementation on the Supreme Court’s orders in Panama case has already been started and two names reportedly have been suggested for the head of Joint Investigation Team (JIT) which would probe the offshore properties of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and the money trail.   According to a private television channel report Saturday, the

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COAS Bajwa condemns Taliban attack on Afghan military base

RAWALPINDI,(sarzameen news): Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa strongly condemned the terrorist attack at Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan.   He expressed sorrow on loss of numerous innocent lives. COAS Bajwa extended his full support and solidarity with Afghan security forces and brotherly resilient Afghan Nation.   Gen Qamar Bajwa said, “Terrorists are our common enemy and we

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Zardari root cause of all evils in Pakistan: Abid Sher Ali

FAISALABAD,(sarzameen news): Minister of State for Water and Power Abid Sher Ali on Saturday bashed Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari over his current remarks and declared him the root cause of all evils in Pakistan. Talking to media at headquarters of Faisalabad Electric Supply Company (FESCO), the minister demanded that military court

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PM Nawaz eyes end to power cuts in March next year

ISLAMABAD,(sarzameen news): Amidst soaring load shedding and consequent protests, a special briefing was given to prime minister reiterating complete elimination of power cuts by March-2018. Prime minister was further informed that 8000MW of electricity will be added in national grid by March next year and either one or two new power projects will start giving

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PML-N to cooperate with jit in probe into panama papers case: Asif

ISLAMABAD,(sarzameen news): Minister for Defence Khawaja Asif has said the people have expressed full confidence in leadership of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. In an interview, he said prime minister was ready for investigation of baseless allegations levelled against him in Panama Papers. He said Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) would cooperate with Joint Investigation Team and

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Punjab CM announces province-wide rallies in support of Nawaz Sharif

KASUR,  (sarzameen news): Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday has termed Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif as ‘strongman’.   Addressing the media after inaugurating Wheat Harvesting Campaign in Kasur, Shehbaz Sharif said that Nawaz is PM and will be on the post till the completion of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) tenure.   He announced

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Zardari rejects Panama Leaks case verdict

ISLAMABAD,(sarzameen news): Former President Asif Ali Zardari has rejected the verdict of Supreme Court of Pakistan issued today on Thursday in Panama Leaks case.   However, the former President has said that the prime minister should tender resignation on moral grounds after the court decision.   Zardari addressed a press conference in Islamabad Thursday and

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Imran Khan demands Nawaz Sharif to step down

ISLAMABAD,  (sarzameen news): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan Thursday demanded Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to step down as he lost his moral authority to stay in his office. “The Joint Investigation Team (JIT) cannot work freely and independently without the resignation of Nawaz Sharif,” he said while addressing a press conference in Bani Gala

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PSX 100-index gains more than 1200 points in aftermath of Panama verdict

LAHORE,(sarzameen news): The Pakistan Stock Exchange 100-index gained more than 1200 point soon after the Panama Papers verdict was declared by the Supreme Court (SC) on Thursday. Earlier, the Pakistan Stock Exchange climbed more than 300 points as financial institutions and some of the mutual funds took fresh positions in leading stocks and some of

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