Pakistan

Pakistan ready to work with SCO to eliminate terrorism: Tehmina Janjua

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua has said that Pakistan is ready to work with regional countries under the umbrella of SCO to effectively eliminate the menace of terrorism from the region. She was inaugurating meeting of the Legal Experts Group of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization–Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure (SCO-RATS) in Islamabad today. The Foreign Secretary

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PML-N lives in people’s hearts due to public service: Khurram Dastgir

GUJRANWALA (APP)- Federal Minister for Defence and Foreign Affairs Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan on Tuesday said the PML-N lived in the hearts of the people due to its public service and development in the country. He said this while talking in Iftar party hosted by PML-N MPA and City president Abdul Rauf Mughal at PML-N

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PTI’s 100-day programme a clumsy imitation of Vision 2025: Marriyum

ISLAMABAD (APP) – The hundred day programme unfurled by the PTI is a clumsy imitation of Federal Government’s Vision-2025 and if the party had imitated it properly the people would have found something praiseworthy out of the pack of lies. This was stated by Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb while addressing a

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Green Line train collides with freight train at Lahore Railway Station

LAHORE (Sarzameen News) – Green Line train travelling to Islamabad from Karachi collided with a stationary freight train at the Lahore Railway Station on Tuesday. Four bogies of the Green Line train were derailed in the accident but all the passengers remained safe. According to Divisional Superintendent Lahore, the track was cleared for all kind

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Karachi expected to endure rise in temperature between 41-43 degrees

KARACHI (Sarzameen News) – Karachi continues to sizzle under an intense heat spell on Wednesday that will likely take the mercury level between 41-43 degrees. Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) says that the humidity proportion in the air is 20 percent whereas no sea breeze blows in the city on third day. Yesterday, the temperature of

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CJCSC General Zubair meets Chief of Italian Defence General Staff

RAWALPINDI (Sarzameen News) – General Zubair Mahmood Hayat, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC), who is on official visit to Italy called on General Claudio Graziano, Chief of the Italian Defence General Staff at Defence General Staff Headquarters on Monday. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) press release, matters of bilateral interest including defence

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Flight carrying Sabika’s body delayed, to arrive early Wednesday

KARACHI/TEXAS(Sarzameen News) – The body of a Pakistani exchange student shot dead in Santa Fe on Friday will arrive here in the southern port city early Wednesday morning, Geo News reported. The flight carrying the body of Sabika Sheikh, 17, from Texas was delayed by at least a day, having previously been scheduled to land

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SHC issues contempt notices to KE, NEPRA officials

KARACHI(Sarzameen News) – The Sindh High Court issued on Tuesday notices to employees of K-Electric and National Electric Power Regulatory Authority over a contempt of court petition. The notices have been issued to KE CEO Tayyab Tareen, chief generation and transmission officer, CEO distribution, head of distribution, as well as Chairman NEPRA Brigadier (retd) Tariq

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PM Abbasi, Shah fail to reach consensus on caretaker premier

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Opposition Leader in the National Assembly Khursheed Shah failed to reach  consensus on the name for the position of caretaker premier during a meeting earlier today. Another meeting will be held with Prime Minister Abbasi tomorrow or day after to finalise the caretaker premier, Shah informed

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NA law and justice body meeting with NAB chief postponed

ISLAMABAD(Sarzameen News) – The meeting between National Assembly Standing Committee for Law and Justice and the National Accountability Bureau chief scheduled for today has been postponed. According to sources, the meeting was postponed after Standing Committee Chairperson Chaudhry Muhammad Ashraf suffered a heart attack. The committee had sought NAB Chairperson Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal regarding

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