Pakistan

PTI MPAs accused of horse-trading to move court against Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- While responding to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan’s allegations of being indulged in horse-trading in recent Senate elections, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa MPA Fozia Bibi on Wednesday announced to move court against PTI’s chief. She made this announcement in an exclusive interview with a private television channel and claimed that Khan was hurling reckless

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London flats case: NAB to produce another witness against Sharif family

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has decided to produce another witness against the Sharif family in London flats reference. According to details, the country’s top anti-graft body is likely to produce NAB Director General (operations) Zahir Shah as a witness in the case. The director general had received documents from the United Kingdom,

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COAS assures Uzbek army delegation of peace-enhancing measures

RAWALPINDI (Sarzameen News)- An Uzbek government delegation headed by Lieutenant General Makhmudov Victor Vladimirovich, secretary security council under the president of Uzbekistan, called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at the GHQ on Wednesday. During the meeting matters of mutual interest, including security situation in the region, were discussed, according to the

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Power tariff likely to go up by 44 paisa per unit

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Power tariff is likely to increase by 44 paisa per unit under the head of the fuel adjustment surcharge for the month of March. According to details, the Central Power Purchasing Agency (CPPA) has forwarded a request to the NEPRA, seeking an increase of 44 paisa in per unit price. The NEPRA will

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MQM-Haqiqi’s Afaq Ahmad announces to hold power show on April 29

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- Muhajir Qaumi Movement-Haqiqi (MQM-Haqiqi) chairman Afaq Ahmad on Wednesday announced to hold public gathering at Liaquatabad Flyover on April 29. Addressing a press conference at his residence in Karachi, he said that the decision to hold power show on April was taken after consultation. This would be the biggest rally in the history

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Pakistan re-elected in UN Committee on NGOs, UNICEF

NEW YORK (Web Desk) – Pakistan was re-elected today to the Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations (CNGO) for the term 2019-22, during elections held in New York. Pakistan was one of the four countries elected to this important body in a contested election within the Asia Pacific region. This election is a strong reaffirmation by the

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SC takes suo moto notice of Faisal Raza Abidi’s anti-judiciary statement

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday took sue motu notice of anti-judiciary statements by former Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) senator Faisal Raza Abidi. A three member bench of the apec court headed by Chief Justice Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar will take up the case tomorrow. Notice has also been issued

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Nawaz, Maryam leave for London Wednesday

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif will leave for London Wednesday to inquire about the health of his wife Begum Kulsoom Nawaz who is undergoing cancer of the lymph nodes since last year. Maryam Nawaz, daughter of the former prime minister will also accompany him. The former first woman was admitted to hospital Tuesday

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Rana Qasim Noon, Rana Afzal trade barbs in NA

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Privilege Chairman Rana Qasim Noon and State Minister Rana Afzal Tuesday traded barbs over a privilege resolution against former Faisalabad DCO Noorul Amin Mengal. During the proceedings of the committee, Rana Qasim disposed of the resolution against the DCO, saying that the former DCO had sought an apology.

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Will choose candidates with utmost care: Imran

PESHAWAR (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has said that the party’s parliamentary board meeting has completed initial scrutiny of applications filed by candidates for upcoming elections. The meeting was chaired by Imran Khan. The PTI chairman said that well-educated, energetic and loyal candidates would be selected. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervez Khattak and

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