Pakistan

Disqualified MNA can’t become political party’s chief: Kaira

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Qamar Zaman Kaira on Saturday condemned the statement of former president Gen retd Pervez Musharraf and termed it as a malicious conspiracy against PPP. He said that this is a false propaganda launched by the former president who has conspired against PPP before as well. “Nation is backing Bilawal

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Musharraf an absconder, cannot face courts: Farhatullah Babar

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan People’s Party spokesperson Farhatullah Babar has said on Friday that former army chief Pervez Musharraf is an absconder and he could not face the courts. Statement of the party’s spokesman has come in after Musharraf alleged that Asif Ali Zardari, co-chairman of the people’s party and former president orchestrated the assassination of first

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Kulsoom Nawaz discharged after successful surgery in London hospital

LONDON (Sarzameen News)- Former prime minister Mian Mohammad Nawaz Sharif was shifted to her house after a third successful surgery in a private hospital in London. According to hospital sources, Kulsoom Nawaz’s surgery was successful and they are awaiting the biopsy report of her throat. Few other tests would be done after a few days. Earlier, on Friday

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Enraged students set bus on fire after it ran over classmate in Faisalabad

FAISALABAD (Sarzameen News)- Enraged mob of college students set a bus on fire here on Friday after it ran over a fellow student and killing him on the spot. The unfortunate incident took place in front of the Government Islamic College on Sargodha Road here. According to rescue sources, the deceased has been identified as Haider Ali, a student

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Musharraf should man up to appear before court: Zardari

KAMALIA (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari on Friday denied all allegations levelled by former president Gen retd Pervez Musharraf. He said that if Musharraf is brave enough he should come to Pakistan and appear before the courts. He said in the past, such allegations have been levelled against PPP frequently. “After the murder

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Muharram moon sighted, Ashura on Oct 1

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- The month of Muharram will begin from September 22 in Pakistan as Ruet-e-Hilal Committee announced that they sighted the moon on Thursday evening. In media talk after moon sighting ceremony, Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee Chairman Mufti Munibur Rehman said that the committee members also witnessed the moon. New Islamic calendar – AH 1439 – will officially commence from

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Shahbaz Sharif to leave for London Saturday

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Amid calls for his resignation over Model Town incident, Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif is set to leave for London on Saturday (Sept 23). According to our correspondent, the Punjab CM is leaving for UK for some private engagements, with no report about his expected return to the country. Sources said wife, children and daughter-in-law of the CM are already in London. Family

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LHC accepts PPP appeals for hearing of BB murder case

RAWALPINDI (Sarzameen News)- A division bench of the Lahore High Court on Thursday accepted the appeals of Pakistan Peoples Party Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari, in Benazir Bhutto murder case and issued notices to parties to appear before the court with record on November 27. PPP has filed three different appeals in LHC against the verdict of Anti Terrorist

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Qadri welcomes LHC decision on Model Town incident, demands CM’s resignation

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Appreciating Lahore High Court (LHC)’s decision of releasing a report of the judicial inquiry into the killings of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) workers in Model Town, Pakistan Awami Tehrik (PAT) chief Dr Tahir ul Qadri on Thursday said that his party has been waiting for the justice for over three years In a press conference on Thursday,

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Bilawal forms fact finding committee for NA-120 bye-election

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has formed a fact finding committee with regard to bye-election in NA-120. This committee comprises of Senator Nayyar Hussain Bokhari, Senator Farhatullah Babar and Senator Moula Bakhsh Chandio. Jamil Soomro, Political Secretary to Chairman PPP has issued a notification in this regard.

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