News Bulletin

14-hour power outages hit Karachi

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- Amid soaring temperature, Karachiites are suffering more than 14 hours of power outage in several parts of the city. Without any prior intimation, the K-electric has increased load-shedding duration, causing tremendous problems and incurring severe public outrage. The sweltering metropolis of 23 million people accounts for half of Pakistan’s national revenues and

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ICJ didn’t accept Indian stance on Jadhav case: Asif

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Defence Minister Khawaja Asif has said International Court of Justice (ICJ) has not accepted India’s stance on its spy Kulbhushan Jadhav case. Talking to a news channel, he said, “Kulbhushan Jadhav is an issue of Pakistan’s national security and there will be no compromise on it.” The Minister said, “The RAW agent

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India eyes to utilize 10 lac acre-feet of Pakistan’s water

LAHORE (Sarzameen News) India Eyes to Utilize Pakistan’s water In yet another provocative move, India has devised strategy to use 10 lac acre-feet of Pakistan’s water of Ravi River. As per details available, India would distribute this water equally between Indian-held Kashmir (IHK) and Indian Punjab. Under the new plan, India would erect barrages and

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PAF jets strike militant hideouts in Khyber Agency

KHYBER AGENCY (Sarzameen News) Jet fighters of Pakistan Air Force (PAF) Jet fighters of Pakistan Air Force (PAF) pounded several militant hideouts in Khyber Agency on Friday. According to security sources, Pakistan Air Force F-16 aircrafts carried out an air strike at Rajgal area of Khyber Agency due to which three militant hideouts were destroyed.

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PTI’s rally in Quetta today

QUETTA (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) will put on a political power show in Quetta today (Friday) after a span of five years. The rally will be held at Quetta’s Ayoub Stadium where PTI Chairman Imran Khan will address thousands of his supporters. Several main roads leading to the stadium have been decorated with PTI

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Pakistan-Turkey discuss defence, security coop

RAWALPINDI (Sarzameen News) Defense, Security Coop Ambassador of Turkey in Pakistan Sadik Babur Girgin on Wednesday called on Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) General Zubair Mahmood Hayat at Joint Staff Headquarters. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), matters related to bilateral defence and security Cooperation came under discussion.

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Sri Lanka, Pakistan Friendship Ramazan Bazaar on Sunday

COLOMBO (Sarzameen News)- The Sri Lanka-Pakistan Friendship, Trade and Investment Association will hold its 4th Ramazan Bazaar on Sunday at the Dutch Burger Union, No. 114, Reid Avenue, Colombo 04. The Acting High Commissioner of Pakistan in Sri Lanka Dr. Sarfraz Ahmed Khan Sipra will be the chief guest on the occasion, said a press

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Gas pipeline blown up Manghopir

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- Miscreants in Karachi blew up a gas pipeline on Karachi’s outskirts, partially disrupting the fuel supply to different areas. According to our correspondent, terrorists in Manghopir locality blew up a 22-inch diameter pipeline using half kg explosive material. The blast that occurred near Hub River disrupted gas supply to nearby localities. Meanwhile,

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Pakistan rejects Afghanistan’s demand to evacuate Kali Luqman, Kali Jahangir

CHAMAN (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan has rejected Afghanistan’s demand to evacuate Kali Luqman and Kali Jahangir as the flag meeting ended without any result, however, both countries agreed to maintain ceasefire till a consensus is reached. Bab-e-Dosti remained closed for the 14th day (Thursday) after the cowardly attack of Afghan forces on Pakistan’s census team in

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No load shedding during Sehar, Iftar: Asif

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif has said that there will be no load-shedding during Sehar and Iftar in the holy month of Razaman. In an interview, he said high capacity of hydel energy will be available by July this year, which will help overcome the gap between demand and

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