Pakistan

Pakistan reunites missing Afghan child with family

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- In a gesture of good will, Foreign Secretary of Pakistan Tehmina Janjua handed over the custody of an Afghan child to the Afghan Embassy in Islamabad Friday, the Foreign Office reported. The child had come here with his parents for medical treatment of his father. However, during their stay in Islamabad, Ubaid ullah

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Pakistan Navy being equipped with latest technology: Admiral Zafar

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- The Annual Award Ceremony of Pakistan Navy Logistics Command was held at PN Dockyard, today. Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi was the chief guest on the occasion. Annual Award Ceremony is held at the end of every year to review overall performance of the units under the command and

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PML-N Sindh president among others join PPP

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Vice-president of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Sindh chapter among key party leaders have joined Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) on Friday months away from General Elections 2018. PML-N Sindh president Israr Mashwatti, Farrukh Niaz and other leaders have quit the federally ruling party and joined forces with PPP that has the provincial power in

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NADRA DG Muzaffar Ali Shah sacked for graft

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) chairman has sacked General Manager (DG) Syed Muzaffar Ali Shah on Friday after allegations of graft were proven during an inquiry. According to an inquiry report compiled by three director generals of NADRA who were tasked to probe the allegations, Syed Muzaffar Ali Shah could

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Sialkot: Two women martyred in unprovoked Indian firing along working boundary

SIALKOT (Web Desk) – At least two women embraced martyrdom while five including two female citizens also sustained severe wounds as Indian forces resorted to unprovoked firing in Sialkot’s Kondapur village. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Punjab Rangers gave befitting response to the Indian army and silent its guns.Earlier, at least four Pakistan Army

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Mother, daughter polio workers shot dead in Quetta

QUETTA (Sarzameen News)- A mother and her daughter who were taking part in an anti-polio campaign in the southwestern city of Quetta were shot dead by the motorcycle riding gunmen on Zarghoon Road Thursday. According to police, the deceased polio workers were performing their duty when assailants riding a motorbike opened fire upon them and fled

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AD Khawaja to remain on Sindh IG post till verdict, directs SC

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- The Supreme Court has ruled on Thursday that Allah Dino Khawaja will continue functioning as the Sindh police chief till the final verdict. The court accepted the plea of provincial government against Sindh High Court’s decision which says that services of an inspector general of police (IGP) are offered to the province on

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Interior Ministry refuses to put Ishaq Dar’s name on ECL

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- The Ministry of Interior on Thursday refused to place Senator Ishaq Dar’s name on the Exit Control List (ECL), sources told. In a reply submitted to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), the ministry has asserted that the anti-graft watchdog has no concrete evidence on the matter, whereas, no such order has been issued

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Those abusing parliament has no right to do politics in Pakistan: Khurshid Shah

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Opposition leader Khurshid Shah said on Thursday that those abusing the parliament should leave politics. Speaking in the National Assembly, he criticized Imran Khan and Nawaz Sharif saying that they insult the parliament while the politics of the country has diverted to the wrong path. “This parliament made us atomic power and gave

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Islamabad district administration bans political rallies for next two months

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- The district administration of Islamabad banned political power shows, rallies and protests in the capital during the next two months as a reaction to the grand Mall Road agitation in Lahore staged by the opposition parties. In Lahore, Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT), Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) have combined to

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