Pakistan

Punjab govt not refusing to release Model Town report: Rana Sanaullah

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah on Thursday said that Punjab government is not refusing to make Model Town commission report public. He said that he and his government will accept the decision of Lahore High court’s single bench. Earlier on Thursday morning, Lahore High Court’s single bench headed by Justice Mazahir Ali Akbar Naqvi directed provincial authorities to release

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PM’s monthly income less than parliamentarians, ministers and judges

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- The monthly salary package of the Prime Minister of Pakistan is extremely less than parliamentarians, federal ministers and judges. According to details, the prime minister receives Rs1,40,000/month inclusive of all allowances and exclusive of the taxes. However; each senator is paid Rs4,00,000, MNAs Rs3,50,000, federal ministers 2,35,000 and state minister Rs2,15,000. This shows that no logical

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NAB petition challenging LHC verdict in Hudaibiya case approved for hearing

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- The Supreme Court of Pakistan Wednesday has approved for hearing a petition filed by National Accountability Bureau (NAB) against the Lahore High Court (LHC)’s verdict in connection with Hudaibiya Paper Mills case against Sharif family and others. The anti-graft body – in its petition – has named former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his brother

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COAS signs death sentence to four terrorists

RAWALPINDI (Sarzameen News)- Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa has  confirmed death sentences awarded to another four hardcore terrorists, who were involved in heinous offences related to terrorism, including abducting/ slaughtering of soldiers, attacking Law Enforcement Agencies and Armed Forces of Pakistan. On the whole, they were involved in killing of 21 persons and injuring

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SC to take up reopening of Aisha Bawany College case on Sept 23

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- The Supreme Court of Pakistan is to take up the matter of reopening of Aisha Bawany Government College on September 23, as the government officials earlier vowed to open the college while terming loss of education intolerable. The apex court will conduct hearing on the issue on September 23 after the trust officials refused to open the premises despite

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Imran misappropriated party funds for NA-120 by-election: Ayesha Gulalai

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Estranged Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) MNA Ayesha Gulalai accused on Tuesday Imran Khan of usurping donation money, adding that party funds were misappropriated on a large scale. Talking to media after submitting reply with the Election Commission in disqualification case, the lawmaker stated that the reference was filed against her to malign her for unveiling the corruption

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57 accused charge-sheeted in Mashal Khan lynching case

ABBOTTABAD (Sarzameen News)- In a major development, an Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) Tuesday indicted 57 accused in mob lynching case of Abdul Wali Khan University student, Mashal Khan. In July this year, the case was transferred to Abbottabad ATC from Mardan’s Anti-Terrorism Court on the request of the victim’s father. In today’s proceeding, the Abbottabad ATC formally indicted 57 accused. Justice Fazal

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Imran Khan turned Supreme Court into political party: Rana Sanaullah

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah has on Tuesday said that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan turned the Supreme Court (SC) of Pakistan into a political party. The minister said in a press conference which was held in Lahore that the apex court’s verdict against Nawaz Sharif is not a holy scripture that has to be believed. We have ensured

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SHC directs IG to supervise investigations in Tania Khaskheli murder case

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- The Sindh High Court Chief Justice has directed the provincial police chief, Allah Dino Khawaja, to supervise investigations in the Tania Khaskheli murder case. He directed that Tania’s family must be provided security. The police were ordered to submit a progress report before the court by September 29. According to the initial report submitted

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02 terrorists killed in CTD raid in Multan

MULTAN (Sarzameen News)- As many as two suspected terrorists were killed in a raid by the Punjab Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) in Chak 23 of Jalalpur Pirwala in the wee hours of Monday morning. According to CTD officials, information was received that a suspected terrorist, Ijaz Asghar, along with five associates, is hiding in the area. As the

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