Pakistan

Farooq Sattar quits politics, parts ways with MQM-P

KARACHI (Web Desk) – In an astonishing turn of events, Farooq Sattar announced to quit politics, affirming to part ways with Muttahida Quami Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P). Addressing to a press conference outside his residence on Thursday, the disgruntled MQM-P chairman rejected the merger with Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) on Thursday saying he apologises to all party

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DIG Hamid Shakeel, two other police personnel martyred in Quetta blast

QUETTA (Sarzameen News)- At least three police personnel including Deputy Inspector General Police Hamid Shakeel were killed in a powerful blast that targeted the vehicle of senior cop of Balochistan police in Quetta area of Chaman Housing Scheme on Thursday morning. The blast left at least six others wounded in the early morning blast. All the bodies and the

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PM, Army Chief condemn terrorist attack on police in Quetta

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has strongly condemned the terrorist attack in Quetta that claimed lives of three police officials including AIG Hamid Shakeel. In a statement, the premier said such dastardly acts are reflective of the defeated mentality. He reiterated that such acts cannot shake our resolve in the fight against terrorism. PM Abbasi also

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Asif Zardari condemned terror attack in Quetta

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Former President of Pakistan and President Pakistan Peoples Party Parliamentarians has condemned terror attack in Quetta and said that terror can be completely eliminated by crushing the planners of terror activities. Former President in a statement paying rich tributes to DIG Hamid Shakil and other martyrs said that they are heroes of the nation. He said that the

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MQM-P, PSP confused, PPP not worried: Murad Ali Shah

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- Senior Pakistan Peoples Party leader and Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah Thursday said that PPP is not worried at all over the reconciliation and delusions of PSP and MQM-P. “The formation of new political parties and alliances in the province would make no difference for Pakistan People’s Party because it is a

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Jahangir Tareen case: CJ says money trail in question as in Panama case

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- The Chief Justice of Supreme Court Mian Saqib Nisar heard the Jahangir Khan Tareen disqualification case on Wednesday where he remarked that money trail is in question in this case similar to Panama case. CJ said Jahangir Tareen made a trust and transferred money through legal procedure. How one can call matters carried

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Pakistan opposes creation of new permanent seats in UNSC

NEW YORK (Sarzameen News)- At the UN, Pakistan voiced its firm opposition to the creation of new permanent seats in any reformed Security Council. Speaking in a debate in the General Assembly on Security Council reform, Pakistan’s Ambassador to the UN, Dr Maleeha Lodhi reiterated Pakistan’s position on representation to the Council, saying that additional permanent seats were contrary to the

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Iqbal day public holiday should be restored: Speakers

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Three day international Allama Muhammad Iqbal conference organized by MUSLIM institute concluded Wednesday. The conference was proceeded by scholars from eighteen countries including Former Deputy Speaker National Assembly Faisal Karim Kundi, Somalian Minister of Education Mr. Abdirahmaan Dahir Osman, Former Prime Minister of Sudan AlSadig Abdelrahman AlMahdi, Chairman MUSLIM Institute Sahibzada Sultan Ahmad Ali, 

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Institutions being led by corrupt mafia: Imran Khan

CHITRAL (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Wednesday said that state institutions are being led by corrupt mafia which is laundering nation’s money abroad. He was addressing a rally in Chitral. Keeping verbal onslaught up against ousted Nawaz Sharif, Khan stated that earlier holds as much as 29 properties in England. “Corrupts are being provided

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ECP gives last chance to PTI to submit reply in intra-party polls case

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Election Commission of Pakistan on Wednesday gave last respite to Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) to submit reply in cases against intra-party polls and Rai Hassan Nawaz’s nomination for PTI south Punjab president. PTI lawyer Babr Awan once again failed to appear before the commission. The court remarked that PTI should submit reply till November 13 or else they would

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