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Faryal Talpur approaches SHC for bail in money laundering case

KARACHI (Sarzameen News) – Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Faryal Talpur on Monday has contacted the Sindh High Court (SHC) for bail in money laundering case. The plea was submitted by Farooq H. Naek, stating that Federal Bureau of Revenue (FBR) declared his clients as absconders. He demanded the court to take proper action in

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IHC restores ECP’s notice to Imran Khan for violating code of conduct in by-poll

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday restored Election Commission of Pakistan’s (ECP) show cause notice to Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan for violating code of conduct in by-poll. A single bench comprised of Justice Amir Farooq conducted hearing. The court had reserved decision on April 26. The court while dismissing

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Election campaign to end at midnight tonight

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – The election campaign by various political parties and independent candidates for the July 25 general elections across the country at midnight tonight (Monday). All political parties and independent candidates will wind up their election campaign at 12:00midnight. Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has issued a notification in this regard. According to

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Ayaz Sadiq, Pervez Khattak’s reply in offensive language case rejected

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Saturday rejected the replies of former National Assembly (NA) speaker Ayaz Sadiq and former Chief Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Pervez Khattak in offensive language case. A four-member commission headed by Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) heard the cases. KP member maintained that Ayaz Sadiq violated ECP’s

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Fakhar becomes first Pakistan batsman to score double century in ODI

BULAWAYO (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan’s prolific opener Fakhar Zaman added another feat to his credit when he smashed a double hundred against Zimbabwe, hence becoming first Pakistan player to achieve this record mark. With his 210 runs Fakhar becomes first batsman in Pakistan’s ODI history to score a double century and stands as the country’s highest runs

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Lahore sessions court approves Abid Boxer’s bail in 10 cases

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- A Lahore sessions court on Friday granted bail to notorious encounter specialist  and former police inspector Abid Boxer in 10 cases. The court has refrained police from detaining him till August 4. He is booked for several cases including murder. On the other hand, Lahore High Court (LHC) has also directed police to

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Dollar shoots to record high of Rs 130.10 in interbank market

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- The value of US dollar on Friday, hit a high of Rs130.10 in interbank market after an increase of 40 paisa. With this increase in dollar’s value there is a possible threat of inflation and economic instability. This hike in dollar value would be a reason of an increase in the prices of

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Maryam likely to be shifted to Sihala Rest House

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Maryam Nawaz, daughter of former prime minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif is likely to be shifted to Sihala Rest House today (Thursday). Keeping in view the expected shifting of Maryam Nawaz, stringent security measures have been made at the Sihala Rest House. An ordered has been issued

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Imran Khan assures ECP of not using offensive language during electioneering

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan on Thursday assured Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) in writing of not using offensive language during election campaigns. A four-member commission headed by Sindh’s Abdul Ghafoor Somro conducted hearing on the notice. Khan did not appear before ECP however; his counsel Babar Awan attended the hearing. The

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ISPR caution citizens about fake threat alerts on social media

RAWALPINDI (Sarzameen News)- Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the media wing of Pakistan Army on Thursday cautioned citizens about the fake threat alerts, being circulated on the social media quoting it (ISPR). No such alerts are issued by ISPR. Such propaganda is an attempt to create confusion and harassment, said a statement issued here by ISPR. The

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