Pakistan

PIA steward involved in smuggling set free after meager fine

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) steward Muhammad Shoaib, who was caught red-handed while smuggling, has been set free by the inquiry committee after being fined only Rs20,000. A case was lodged against Shaoib in 2014 when he was caught smuggling 41 valuable cellular phones and GBP 5,000. The inquiry committee had recommended a meagre fine

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Mufti Qavi to be kept in hospital for a few days after angiography

MULTAN (Sarzameen News)- Mufti Abdul Qavi’s angiography report shows that his left valve is blocked. According to the medical team in Multan Institute of Cardiology, Mufti Abdul Qavi will go through another phase of angiography on either Monday or Tuesday. Superintendent in Police Cantt (SP) Dr Fahad told that the cleric was taken into custody while travelling

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Anyone going against Nawaz will only disgrace himself: Farooq Haider

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Prime Minister of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Raja Farooq Haider on Sunday said that there is no replacement of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and the whole party is united under his leadership. Farooq Haider said that a concerted campaign is being run to break Pakistan Muslim League-N into many factions but he said

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ECP finalises arrangements for NA-4 by-polls

PESHAWAR (Sarzameen News)- The Election Commission of Pakistan has finalized arrangements for holding by election on a vacant seat of National Assembly, NA-4 Peshawar on Thursday. Fourteen candidates including five of various national political parties and nine independents are in the run. The seat fell vacant due to death of former MNA Gulzar Khan of PTI in

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Citizen fined over getting ‘Mujhay Kyun Nikala’ printed on registration plate

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- A citizen of Lahore was fined over getting “Mujhay Kyun Nikala?” printed on the registration plate of his vehicle. According to details, a person named Abrar Ahmed got “Mujhay Kyun Nikala?” printed on the registration plate of his car. Traffic warden fined him Rs. 300/- for the offence. “Mujhay Kyun Nikala” (translated into Why was I

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Will introduce Dolphin Force in other cities as well: CM Shehbaz

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Saturday said that it is government’s duty to protect the citizens, and announced to introduce Dolphin Force (DF) in other cities of Pakistan as well. The Chief Minister expressed his views while addressing the passing out parade of the Dolphin Force at Police Training College Chung, and said DF have

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Sheikh Rasheed’s desire not N-league’s fate: Saad Rafique

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- In response to Sheikh Rasheed’s speech outside Laal Haveli, Khawaja Saad Rafique has said on Friday that N-league’s future is not at the mercy of the desires of people like Sheikh Rasheed. Instead of being in chaos, N-league is united than ever under the leadership of Nawaz Sharif. He remarked that next general elections

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Nawaz Sharif to return home on Oct 24 to face trial in graft cases

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- With a change in his schedule, former prime minister Nawaz Sharif will return home from London on Oct 24 instead of Oct 22 to appear in an accountability court for an upcoming hearing in graft references against him and members of his family on Oct 26. According to the fresh schedule, Sharif will land in Lahore at 8:00 am on

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Pakistan Army team wins gold medal in Exercise Cambrian Patrol

RAWALPINDI (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Army team won Gold Medal in “Exercise Cambrian Patrol” held in UK in 2nd week of October. A total of 131 teams from across the world armies participated in the event known as one of the toughest patrolling test for military personnel. Cambrian Patrol is physically challenging and arduous exercise which concentrates on teamwork for

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Quaid-e-Azam University re-opens after 16 days

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- The hustle of educational activities at last returned to Quaid-e-Azam International University as 12 demands of the students have been accepted by varsity and district administrations. A notification was issued late Thursday night after the university and district administrations held negotiations with the students. According to notification, 12 out of 13 students’ demands were accepted; prominently, ten percent

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