Pakistan

Nine outlaws including four drug peddlars arrested; drugs recovered

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Islamabad police has arrested nine outlaws including four drug paddlers from various areas of the city and recovered huge amount of drugs, mobile phones, weapons and other looted items, a police spokesman said on Thursday. According to details, on the special directions by the Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Islamabad Sajid Kiani Islamabad Police has

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Altaf asked to celebrate Independence Day as ‘Black Day’: Mustafa Kamal

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) Chairperson Mustafa Kamal on Thursday lashed out at Muttahida Qaumi Movement-London (MQM) founder and said that he asked to celebrate Pakistan’s Independence Day as Black Day. During a press conference in Karachi, Kamal blamed MQM-London chief of torching the national flag and sending the videos to Indian channels. He said that the

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PM directs to release funds for development schemes in South Punjab

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has directed to immediately release funds from Sustainable Development Goals programme for electricity, gas and other schemes in South Punjab. He was talking to a delegation of PML (N) MNAs in Islamabad on Thursday. The MNAs briefed the Prime Minister regarding development schemes of their respective constituencies. The Prime Minister advised the

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PAF training aircraft crashes near Sargodha

SARGODHA (Sarzameen News)- A Pakistan Air Force (PAF) F7 PG aircraft crashed near Sargodha while on a training mission, a statement from the spokesperson said. According to PAF press release, “PAF reports with regret that an F7-PG aircraft crashed at Bhagtanwala in Sargodha.” Reports said the pilot in last contact with control informed them about technical problem of the aircraft,

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Mamnoon appreciates govt’s efforts for eradication of polio virus

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- President Mamnoon Hussain has appreciated the efforts of the Government for eradication of polio virus which is evident from the fact that only three cases of polio have been reported this year. The President hoped that Pakistan will soon get rid of polio owing to successful continuation of polio eradication drive. The President said this while

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Punjab CM visits Multan Institute of Kidney Disease

MULTAN (Sarzameen News)- Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Wednesday let it be known to all hospital administrations in the province that he is the representative of the poor and not theirs. While talking to media after visiting Multan Institute of Kidney Disease, he said that provision of facilities to the patients is a priority. “The aim

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No dialogue with PML-N under present circumstances: Babar

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Spokesperson Senator Farhatullah Babar has dispelled the impression that Asif Zardari and Chairman Bilawal Bhutto’s presence in Lahore is aimed at meeting with former prime minister Mr. Nawaz Sharif. Commenting on reports in a section of the media he said that Party’s policy in this regard has already been articulated by chairman Bilawal at his press

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NSC condemns unprovoked firing across LoC by Indian forces

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – National Security Committee meeting on Wednesday chaired by Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi condemned unprovoked cross-border firing by Indian forces. NSC meeting took place in the capital where all three chiefs of armed forces were present. ISI DG, DGMO and IB DG also attended the high-level session along with Defence Minister Khawaja Asif,

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Will accept people’s decision not anyone else’s: Saad Rafique

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Railways minister Khawaja Saad Rafique has said on Wednesday that Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) would accept the decision of the people and not anyone else. While addressing the people in Lahore Wednesday, Rafique said that the country was running on the right track when the premier was toppled and the course was changed. He claimed that

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PM Abbasi chairs first NSC meeting

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Wednesday chaired a meeting of the National Security Council (NSC) and reviewed security situation along the Line of Control (LoC). This was the first meeting of the country’s top security body headed by the new prime minister who replaced Nawaz Sharif following his disqualification in the Panama papers case. Participants

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