Pakistan

War against terrorism to continue with focused approach: COAS

PESHAWAR (Sarzameen News) – Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Qamar Javed Bajwa Wednesday said that, “War against terrorism will continue with focused approach and it will be taken to its logical conclusion till total elimination of terrorism from our soil.” He was speaking to the troops during his visit to Corps Headquarters Peshawar and

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Public holiday declared on Dec 1 for by-election

JHANG (Sarzameen News) – Jhang authorities, on the directions of Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) and Punjab Government have declared December 01 a public holiday throughout the district on the occasion of by-election. According to official sources, a notification in this regard was issued on Wednesday. The Punjab Assembly’s constituency had fallen vacant after the

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PM updated on Balochistan development projects

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Minister for Ports and Shipping, Mir Hasil Khan Bazinjo met Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif at PM House on Wednesday and apprised him of the development projects in Balochistan. According to a statement issued by PM Office, issues pertaining to development projects in Balochistan were discussed during the meeting.

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MQM-P vows to serve Karachi despite ‘curtailed powers’

KARACHI (Sarzameen News) – MQM-Pakistan leader Farooq Sattar has said his party is determined to serve citizens of Karachi despite having limited resources. Addressing a press conference on Wednesday, Sattar said ‘curtailed powers’ to the mayor of Karachi couldn’t hamper the mission to serve citizens. “We have a policy to prove our commitments for Karachi

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Imran accuses PM of telling lies to nation, court

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan has said, “Nawaz Sharif-led Pakistan Muslim League is telling lies to the nation and the court to hide their corruption.” Talking to media on Wednesday, Khan insisted that property worth billions of rupees was hidden by Sharif brothers abroad. Nawaz sold steel mills in Dubai and

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CJCSC lauds PAF’s instrumental role in Zarb-e-Azb

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC), General Zubair Mahmood Hayat Wednesday arrived at the Air Headquarters, Islamabad on his maiden visit after assuming the charge of office at Joint Staff Headquarters. On his arrival, he was received by Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air

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Those plundering national wealth to meet their fate: Rasheed

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – President of Awami Muslim League (AML) Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed has said that those plundering the national wealth will definitely meet their end. Speaking to media outside Supreme Court of Pakistan on Wednesday, Rasheed claimed that the government has lost the Panamagate Case in the people’s court. “Sharif brothers will see their

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Siraj speaks against 24th amendment, Forced Conversions Bill

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Ameer, Siraj-ul-Haq snubbed proposed 24th Constitutional Amendment. He telephoned former President Asif Ali Zardari and demanded to reverse a bill regarding change of religion adopted by Sindh Assembly. Jamaat-e-Islami rejected Forced Conversions Bill passed by Sindh Assembly and the proposed 24th Amendment in the Constitution. Addressing a news conference

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CPEC a positive economic narrative for Pakistan: PM

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has changed the negative security narrative into an exceedingly positive economic narrative for Pakistan. “The successful implementation of the projects under the umbrella of CPEC is a manifestation of the strong and time-tested friendship between China and Pakistan,” Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said Wednesday while chairing

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Nov 30 last date for exchange all old design banknotes

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – The last date to exchange all old design banknotes of ten, fifty, hundred and one thousand rupees denomination from the authorized banks of State Bank was Wednesday, November 30. The State Bank has warned the general public that all old design banknotes will cease to be legal tender from Thursday and

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