Pakistan

PPP, PML-N, PTI cases should all be treated the same: Bilawal

LAHORE, (Sarzameen News)-  Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has on Wednesday said that the cases of PPP, Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N) and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) should not be treated differently. Talking to media in Lahore, Bilawal said that accountability system for all the political parties should be the same. He

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Pakistan Railways e-ticketing system makes annual sale record

LAHORE, (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Railways has made a record of selling tickets worth Rs1 million annually through its e-ticketing system. According to details, the daily sale of tickets via railways website and app has reached Rs1 crore. The is the first time in railways history of more than 125 years that over 10 lac duplicate

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Qandeel Baloch case: Mufti Abdul Qavi released on bail

MULTAN: (Web Desk) – Religious cleric Mufti Abdul Qavi has on Tuesday been granted bail in the Qandeel Baloch murder case as the Session judge observed that polygraph test report was irrelevant in the case proceedings and the police had failed to submit phone recording or any solid evidence of his involvement, reported Dunya News.

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Army captain martyred in Pak-Afghan border attack laid to rest in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – Captain Junaid Hafeez, who was martyred in an attack at Pak-Afghan border, was laid to rest with ‘full military honours’ in Islamabad’s Burma Town on Tuesday. The funeral was attended by Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal, Minister for Capital Administration & Development Division Dr. Tariq Fazal Chaudhry, military and civil officers and

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First winter rain adds chill to weather in Punjab

LAHORE (Web Desk) – Punjab province received varying intensities of rainfall in different cities bringing additional chill in the weather. The rain spell that begin from Balochistan reached Punjab and lashed Chicha Watni, Okara, Vehari, Layyah, Multan, Jhang, Rahim Yar Khan and DG Khan. According to Met Office, rain-thunderstorm with snowfall over the hills is

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Winter rains likely to cut smog in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – Winter rains starting next week are expected to bring relief from weeks-long smog persisting in much of the country and neighboring India. The pollution has caused highway accidents, respiratory problems and irritated eyes. Mohammad Ajmal Shad, a top government meteorologist in Lahore, said Saturday that a three-day spell of rain will

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PML-N govt set records of serving nation: Shehbaz Sharif

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- In a move to overcome ongoing power outages in the country, Chief Minister of Punjab (CM) Shehbaz Sharif on Friday said that Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) government made history by completing energy-related projects rapidly. According to The Economist, labourers built the entire Sahiwal Power Plant in a record 22 months, a year faster than

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Rabi-ul-Awwal moon to be visible on Nov 19: Met office

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- The Met Office on Friday predicted that the chances of new moon of Rabi-ul Awwal 1439 AH would be on the evening of November 19. The new moon of Rabi-ul-Awwal 1439 AH would be born on crossing junction point at 16:42 PSTon November 18, which would be visible on the evening of next day, a

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OGRA allows oil tankers association to hike fares

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has hiked prices of petroleum products on Friday after conceding to demands of oil tankers association. The regulatory body has issued a notification of hike in fares of oil tankers prompting the association to reverse the strike call issued for Monday. Earlier the association had warned the government

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Farooq Sattar takes back his decision to quit politics

KARACHI (Web Desk) – Muttahida Quami Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) chief Dr Farooq Sattar on late Thursday night took back his decision to quit politics almost an hour after announcing his decision to quit, Dunya News reported. Farooq Sattar said during a press conference that he took his decision back on the order of my mother. “My

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