Pakistan

Pakistan’s tallest woman, Zainab Bibi passes away

FAISALABAD (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan’s tallest woman, Zainab Bibi, passed away on Thursday. According to media reports, Zainab was recently admitted to Allied Hospital, Faisalabad. She was 46 years old. Zainab was 7 feet 2 inches and in 2003 was declared the world’s tallest woman, earning her a place in the Guinness Book of World Records. Suffering

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Adiala jail’s head warden replaced over embracing Nawaz Sharif

RAWALPINDI (Sarzameen News)- The head warden of Adiala jail in Rawalpindi was replaced after video of him embracing convicted former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif came into notice. The warden was deployed on duty at the barrack of Nawaz Sharif and was greatly fond of the PML-N Quaid for life. No one is allowed to access the

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WASA imposes rain emergency in parts of country

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Amid continued rain spell of monsoon, Water and Sanitation Agency (WASA) on Wednesday issued rain warning in parts of country includign Peshawar, Kohat and Rawalpindi. According to Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), rain-thundershower with gusty winds is expected at scattered places in Malakand, Hazara, Mardan, Peshawar, Kohat, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha, Faisalabad divisions,

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LHC terms LDA’s action to retrieve petrol pumps in Lahore illegal

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)– The Lahore High Court (LHC) has reprimanded the officials of Lahore Development Authority (LDA) for sealing the 12 petrol pumps in Lahore despite the court orders. Justice Jawad Hassan Jawad while hearing a case against LDA’a action of retrieving the filling station on Tuesday night during an operation termed the move contempt

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Imran Khan is mistaken that he can become PM through conspiracy: Bilawal

LALA MUSA (Web Desk) – Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari maintained that Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan is mistaken that he can become the Prime Minister through conspiracy. Speaking to media in Lala Musa, Bilawal urged to work together on charter of democracy after general elections 2018. He said that 80 percent of

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Heavy rains to lash different parts of Pakistan from Thursday

LAHORE (Sarzameen News) – A new monsoon system with westerly wave travelling through the Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal, has made its way into the north-eastern parts of Pakistan. According to the Met-Office spokesman, monsoon currents from the Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal have started to penetrate north-eastern parts of the country.

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SC reserves verdict in contempt of court case against Talal Chaudhry

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday has reserved verdict in contempt of court case against Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Talal Chaudhry. The PML-N leader has been directed to ensure his presence in the court during the announcement of the decision. On February 2, the SC issued a notice to Chaudhry for

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PM chairs 26th meeting of NSC

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Prime Minister Justice (Retd) Nasir-ul-Mulk has chaired 26th meeting of the National Security Committee at Prime Minister’s House on Friday. The meeting was attended by Lt. Gen (R) Naeem Khalid Lodhi, Minister for Defence, Mr. Abdullah Hussain Haroon, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ms. Shamshad Akhtar, Minister for Finance, Mr. Muhammad Azam Khan, Minister

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FIA arrests ex-president Asif Zardari’s close ally in money laundering scandal

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Friday arrested ex-president Asif Ali Zardari’s close ally Hussain Lawai over money laundering scandal in Sindh. As per details garnered, Hussain Lawai is charged with Rs 25billion money laundering. It is pertinent here to mention that Hussain Lawai is also chairman of Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) who

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ECP slaps ban on telecasting results before 7PM on Election Day

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Thursday slapped ban on telecasting results of General Elections 2018 till 7PM on the Election Day [July 25]. As per details garnered, Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) chairman Mohammad Saleem Baig called on electoral body secretary Mohammad Yaqoob here in Islamabad today. Baig informed Yaqoob

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