News Bulletin

Rulers offered sacrifice to save regime: Sheikh Rasheed

RAWALPINDI(Monitoring Desk)  With Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid being sacked from his position making the headlines, comments have been coming from all sides so far. The recent inclusion in this list is Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad who has revealed that the current government has offered the sacrifice in the shape of sacking Pervaiz Rashid from his ministry. Awami

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Motorway linking KP to Islamabad reopened

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)  The authorities have removed containers from the motorway linking Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to Islamabad on Sunday. However, heavy contingents of policemen and FC personnel are present on the roads to preventPakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) workers from reaching the federal capital. In a late-night development, a spokesperson for the Ministry of Interior said the prime minister

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Pervaiz Rashid’s sacrifice not acceptable: Imran

Sticks to Nov 2 Islamabad lockdown; calls workers tomorrow ISLAMABAD(Sarzameen News)  A day after Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid was directed to step down from office on the issue of planted news story, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan demanded ‘absolute accountability’ of all those responsible for breach of national security. “Pervaiz Rashid’s sacrifice is not acceptable,”

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Unprovoked Indian firing injures four Pakistani civilians: ISPR

ISLAMABAD(NNI) Indian forces have injured four Pakistani civilians in unprovoked firing at the Working Boundary (WB) between the two bitter neighbours on Sunday. Intermittent exchange of fire continues at working boundary in Harpar, Chaprar, Pukhlian and Shakargarh sectors since Saturday, an army statement said. “Four civilians were injured at working boundary due to unprovoked Indian firing.

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PML-N bitterly puzzled after Panama Leaks: Aitezaz Ahsan

KARACHI(Monitoring Desk) Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader Senator Chaudhry Aitezaz Ahsan said that federal government of PMLN has bitterly been puzzled after Panama Leaks that led to demands for the probe. The federal government has since then reacted insanely and a complete portrayal of that absolute puzzlement was witnessed in Islamabad when the youth were

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Information Minister resigns over “security breach”: PM office

ISLAMABAD(Sarzameen News)  Information Minister, Pervez Rashid, has resigned amid controversy over leakage of the details of a security meeting in section of the media, officials said Saturday. Musadaq Malik, spokesman for the Prime Minister, confirmed that the Prime Minister had sought resignation from the Information Minister. The Interior Ministry had started investigation as to who

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Motorway, GT Road closed to bar PTI caravans from entering Islamabad

LAHORE/ATTOCK/PESHAWAR(Sarzameen News)  Authorities on Saturday made all out efforts to stop caravans of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) from entering Islamabad for Nov 2 protest. In this regard, according to our correspondent, G.T Road is being closed with container at Sheranwala Bagh, Sheikhupura Morr and Wazirabad to bar PTI caravans coming from different cities of Punjab. To

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Will continue to cooperate with Pakistan in war against terrorism: US

WASHINGTON(Web Desk)  US Department of State deputy spokesperson Mark Toner while briefing the newsmen in Washington said that the United States is will continue to cooperate with Pakistan in war against terrorism. Answering a question regarding this week’s terrorist attack on the Police Training College in Quetta, Mark Toner offered condolences to the families and

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Indian troops open unprovoked fire at LoC

RAWALPINDI(Monitoring Desk)  Indian forces opened unprovoked fire at Shahkot sector along the Line of Control (LoC) on Saturday morning. According to a statement of Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), the media wing of the military, Indian border forces opened firing at the Pakistani side of the border this morning. The firing began at 07:40 am

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No ban on push-ups, clarifies Najam Sethi

“In fact I think players should do 100 push-ups when they score a century!” Sethi tweeted.  In earlier tweets, Sethi said celebrations of Pakistan cricket team players were at their discretion. Sethi in his tweet said PCB high appreciated fitness training facilities of Pakistan Army and they had been utilised thrice in six years.The PCB Executive

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