Pakistan

CM approve Rs 8 mln for establishment of Explosive Lab

KARACHI (Sarzameen News) – Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Monday approved Rs8 million for establishment of an Explosive Lab and issued directives for arranging suitable land in the city for Forensic lab. He took this decision while presiding over a preparatory meeting for the forthcoming Apex Committee meeting at CM House. The

Read More

‘Fake democracy’ is being exposed infront of world: Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Imran Khan on Monday has claimed that ’fake democracy’ is being exposed infront of the world. Talking to media in Bani Gala, Khan said that PTI workers will continue to participate in Islamabad ‘lockdown’ despite all the hurdles. “According to which law, the government is apprehending people

Read More

Police fire tear gas shells at PTI’s convoy near Attock

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Police on Monday resorted to fire tear-gas shells at hundreds of PTI workers and supporters as they tried to cross the Haroonabad Bridge in a bid enter Punjab from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. A huge crowd of PTI protesters from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa led by provincial Chief Minister Pervez Khattak has also left Peshawar

Read More

Experts conditionally endorse proposed merger of FATA into KP

ISLAMABAD (NNI) – The experts and parliamentarians from FATA conditionally endorsed the proposed merger of FATA into Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), with a view to bring the tribal areas into the mainstream and remove the prevailing sense of deprivation, in a roundtable conference on ‘Integrating FATA: Issues and Challenges” organized by Shaheed Bhutto Foundation. They appreciated

Read More

Dar approves provision of 50,000 metric tons of wheat to UN World Food Program

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – The Federal Minister for Finance, Senator Ishaq Dar on Monday considered and approved the summary moved by the Ministry of States and Frontier Regions for the provision of 50,000 Metric Tons of wheat costing Rs.2.007 Billion to the United Nations World Food Program for the temporarily displaced people of FATA and

Read More

Heroic struggle by Turkish people against heinous coup attempt recorded new chapter in history: PM

ISLAMABAD (NNI) – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday said that, “The heroic struggle by the Turkish people against the heinous coup attempt of 15 July has recorded a new chapter in the annals of history – illustrating again the invincibility of the power of the people.” In his message on the auspicious occasion of

Read More

SECP proposes amendments to Companies (Registration Offices) Regulations, 2003

ISLAMABAD (Monitoring Desk) – The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) on Monday proposed necessary amendments to the Companies (Registration Offices) Regulations, 2003. The draft notification was published in the official gazette to obtain comments within 14 days from the date of its issue. The said notification was also placed on the SECP’s website

Read More

Pakistan stocks cautious ahead of PTI’s planned protest

KARACHI (Sarzameen News) – Pakistan Stock Exchange on first session of new week took a breather after heavy onslaught of last five sessions as some fresh investment poured in from domestic financial institutions, mutual funds and some overseas investors. The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) 100-index commenced on a cautious note but slowly showed some recovery

Read More

PTI issues directives for workers in view of potential crackdown

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Imran Khan on Monday issued directives to the party workers headed to Bani Gala to attend the November 2 protest in view of imminent crackdown by security forces on the protesters. The PTI issued press release with directives to avoid any arrests or use of force by

Read More

Arif Alvi & Imran Ismail arrested from Islamabad

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leaders Arif Alvi and Imran Ismail were arrested on Monday while they were going to Bani Gala—the residence of Imran Khan. Talking to workers earlier, the duo said they have brought food for the protesters who are staying at Bani Gala to attend Islamabad Lockdown on November 2.

Read More