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LATEST: Lahore Mall Road agitation

LAHORE (Web Desk) – Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) leader Tahirul Qadri announced that both Imran Khan and Asif Ali Zardari will share the same container tomorrow at their anti-government protest on the Lahore Mall Road. Speaking to press conference today, he warned Punjab government against taking any action regarding their decisive protest aimed at attaining

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Case filed against me is beyond understanding: Nawaz Sharif

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Former prime minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday said that the case filed against him is beyond understanding. The ousted premier talked to media after appearing before the accountability court and said there is nothing against him in the reference. Nawaz said such things that consist of baseless

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Grand Mall Road agitation: Punjab govt to summon Rangers

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Government of Punjab has resolved on Tuesday to summon three companies of Pakistan Rangers ahead of opposition’s ‘grand agitation’ over Model Town tragedy outside Punjab Assembly on Mall Road starting from January 17. Sources privy to the home department have reported that at least three companies of Rangers Punjab would be positioned after

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Gen Bajwa arrives in Sri Lanka on two-day official visit

RAWALPINDI (Sarzameen News)- Chief of Army Staff General Qammar Javed Bajwa on Tuesday arrived in Sri Lanka on a two-day official visit on invitation from his counterpart Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake. General Bajwa held meetings with the Sri Lankan military leadership including the Chief of Defence Staff and the chiefs of all three services. He was

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Zainab murder case: Can’t give any timeframe to nab offender, AIG tells SC

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – The Supreme Court (SC) of Pakistan held a suo moto hearing on rape and murder case of Zainab on Tuesday, and the Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar expressed annoyance over lack of progress. Mian Saqib Nisar headed a three-member bench including Justice Umar Ata Bandial and Justice Ijaz

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Dawn Leaks report will expose Pervaiz Rashid: Nisar

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Former interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has censured fellow party leader, former information minister Pervaiz Rashid on Monday by saying that a politician who did not contest for a councillor’s election is acting as if he is the ‘chief minister of the party’. Nisar s criticism came as a reaction to Rashid

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Zainab rape case: Latest video shows suspect calling 7-year-old towards him

KASUR (Sarzameen News)- A latest CCTV video went afloat which may prove to be a decisive link in catching the man accused of raping and murdering the 7-year-old Zainab. The footage shows the elderly man calling Zainab towards him. The ongoing investigation in Zainab murder case appears to be limited to the video footages collected from

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PTI will come into power this year, claims Imran Khan

KARAK (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has on Monday claimed that his party will come into power this year after winning the general elections and hold accountability of powerful elements doing corruption. Appearing optimistic, Khan said the PTI would make majority in the national assembly as result of General Elections 2018. “Besides education,

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PM Abbasi calls on Nawaz Sharif in Jati Umra

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Prime Minister (PM) Shahid Khaan Abbasi called on Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader in Jati Umra on Monday. The premier arrived at Sharif’s residence in Lahore through government helicopter. He briefed the PML-N leader about the party matters and Balochistan situation. Both the leaders exchanged views on current political situation including senate elections

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Intezar Ahmed was not alone in car, details of case surface

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- According to new details unearthed Monday about the passenger in car who was alongside Intezar Ahmed, a youth who was gunned down allegedly by anti-car lifting cell of Sindh Police last week. Ahmed was gunned down in Defence Housing Authority (DHA) last week as at least 13 bullets were fired at his vehicle

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