Pakistan

Jati Umra endangers Pakistan: Zardari

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Former president and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari participated in Pakistan Awami Tehreek-led protest on Wednesday over Model Town tragedy and said that the country is endangered by Jati Umra. Zardari addressed participants of the rally and said that workers and leaders of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) and Pakistan People’s

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Opposition’s Mall Road protest a ‘flop show’: Hanif Abbasi

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Hanif Abbasi has claimed on Wednesday that joint protest of former president and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Dr Tahirul Qadri among opposition parties is going to be a ‘flop show’. In a

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Case against suicide attack on Malir SSP Rao Anwar registered

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- A case against an alleged suicide attack on the motorcade of Malir Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Rao Anwar has been regsitered in Cantonment police station Wednesday. The sections of murder, encounter, explosives and terrorism were included in the case. According to police officers, two accomplices of the attacker were killed in retaliation

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ATC allows Dr Asim to travel abroad for treatment

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- The anti-terrorism court (ATC) has allowed Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Dr Asim Hussain to travel abroad for medical treatment for the next fifteen days. The accused has also been directed to submit surety bonds worth six million rupees. It may be mentioned here that Dr Asim had requested the court to allow

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Three varsities, six schools on Mall Road shut owing to opposition’s agitation

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Government of Punjab has announced on Tuesday to shut six education schools and three universities situated alongside Mall Road in light of the grand agitation of the opposition parties scheduled to begin on Wednesday. Secretary for schools education announced that as many as six schools and Government College University (GCU), National College of

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Punjab govt seemed helpless over Kasur incident: Khurshid Shah

KASUR (Sarzameen News)- Opposition leader Khurshid Shah met Zainab’s parents on Tuesday and expressed condolences over their daughter’s demise. While talking to media, he said that Punjab government seemed helpless and vulnerable over Kasur incident. “It is the duty of the government to safeguard the life and property of the people. But the Punjab government killed

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NAB references: Court adjourns hearing against Sharif family till Jan 23

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Former premier Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Capt (r) Safdar reappeared in accountability court in National Accountability Bureau (NAB) references Tuesday. During the hearing headed by Justice Mohammad Bashir, NAB Additional Director Nasir Junejo recorded his statement in Flagship reference over which Nawaz Sharif’s lawyer Khawaja Harris asked him whether

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Model Town incident: Heirs move LHC against non-provision of CM, Law Minister’s affidavits

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Affectees of Model Town incident on Tuesday moved court against the non-provision of affidavits’ copies of the relevant authorities in the case including Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif and Law Minister Rana Sanaullah. The petition, submitted in the court through Advocate Azhar Siddique, points out that the affidavits submitted in the judicial commission

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Pervez Rashid declares Ch Nisar ‘hypocrite

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Former information minister Pervez Rashid on Tuesday has declared ex-interior minister Chaudhry Nisar as hypocrite, saying that he contested a election without electoral symbol ‘lion’ and badly faced defeat. Harsh words have continued to be exchanged between both as Rashid lashed out at Nisar over his recent remarks, claiming that Dawn leaks will

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Akbar Bugti Express survives bomb blast in Dera Murad Jamali

DERA MURAD JAMALI (Sarzameen News)- Passengers of Akbar Bugti Express survived a bomb blast on Monday at Dera Murad Jamali Railways Station as it missed an explosion. A strong explosion was heard near railways station however, no casualties were reported. According to the police, it was a terror attack that the express survived today. Explosives were

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