News Bulletin

Bilawal Bhutto terms PPP as second name of tolerance in Pakistan

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that intolerance was breeding violence and stressed that tolerance should be promoted for a better society. In his message on the occasion of International Day for Tolerance observed on Thursday under the aegis of the United Nation, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said that PPP

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COAS raises cross-border attacks in meeting with CENTCOM commander

RAWALPINDI (Sarzameen News)- United States Central Command (CENTCOM) Chief General Joseph L Votel called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Thursday. According to the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), the discussion of the two commanders focused on the regional security situation with regards to Afghanistan, Pak-Afghan border management and Pakistan’s positive

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SC forms bench to probe Pakistanis involved in Panama scandal

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- The Supreme Court of Pakistan Thursday formed a 2-member bench to probe the involvement of all the Pakistanis in Panama Papers scandal. The bench has been formed upon the appeals filed by Jamaat Islami (JI) chief and Advocate Tariq Asad. Justice Ijaz Afzal will be heading the bench while Justice Maqbool Baqir will

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Hafeez suspended for illegal bowling action: ICC

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- The International Cricket Council Thursday announced that an independent assessment has found the bowling action of Pakistan’s Mohammad Hafeez to be illegal and, as such, the off-spinner has been suspended from bowling in international cricket with immediate effect. The assessment revealed that the majority of his deliveries exceeded the 15 degrees level of

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Hostile agencies behind terrorism: NSC

ISLAMABAD, (Sarzameen News)- Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi chaired a meeting of the National Security Committee Wednesday in Islamabad. The meeting was attended by Prof Ahsan Iqbal, Minister for Interior, Khawaja Muhammad Asif, Minister for Foreign Affairs, General Zubair Mehmood Hayat, Chairman JCSC, General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of the Army Staff, Admiral Zafar Mahmood

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Sindh apex committee approves action against street criminals

KARACHI: (Web Desk) – Sindh apex committee has on Wednesday approved mass level operation against street criminals. The important meeting was attended by Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah, Karachi Corps Commander, Sindh Rangers DG, police IG and other high ranking officials, reported Dunya News. The meeting approved of a big operation against the street criminals

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Terrorism cases: Imran Khan submits response to police

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has on Wednesday submitted his statement before the police in all four terrorism cases filed against him during the sit-in. In the response submitted before the police, the PTI chief maintained that the cases filed by the government were politically motivated. He stated that protest was

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Gulalai slams Imran for not speaking against assault on DI Khan girl

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Former Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) member and MNA Ayesha Gulalai on Wednesday slammed Imran Khan for not speaking against the assault on Dera Ismail Khan girl who was forced to parade naked through the streets of the village. Addressing a press conference in Islamabad, she unleashed a verbal onslaught against Khan and said,

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15 bullet-riddled bodies found in Balochistan’s Kech district

QUETTA, (Sarzameen News)- At least 15 bullet-riddled bodies were discovered by the Levies force in Balochistan’s Kech district, officials said Wednesday. Assistant Commissioner (AC) Turbat Jamil Ahmed told journalists that the victims had been kidnapped on gunpoint by unknown men when they were on their way to Iran from Punjab for their livelihood. They were

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Qandeel Baloch case: Mufti Abdul Qavi released on bail

MULTAN: (Web Desk) – Religious cleric Mufti Abdul Qavi has on Tuesday been granted bail in the Qandeel Baloch murder case as the Session judge observed that polygraph test report was irrelevant in the case proceedings and the police had failed to submit phone recording or any solid evidence of his involvement, reported Dunya News.

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