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ECP directs provinces to provide security to election candidates

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Saturday directed the provincial governments to provide proper security to the candidates contesting in general elections 2018 due to security concerns. In a letter to all provincial governments, the commission has also asked the authorities to install CCTV cameras in sensitive polling stations for monitoring. The

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CJP Nisar reprimands Chandka Hospital’s MS over worst cleanliness condition

LARKANA (Sarzameen News)- Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar on Saturday visited Chandka Hospital and expressed resentment over cleanliness situation. The CJP reprimanded medical superintendent of the hospital and Larkana mayor over worst condition of the laboratory and said that responsibility to clean the hospital is of administration. The top judge has ordered the

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Tahirul Qadri announces to not contest general elections 2018

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Chief Dr Tahirul Qadri on Saturday has announced to not contest in upcoming general elections 2018. In a statement regarding Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chief Imran Khan, Tahirul Qadri asked, Why you staged sit-in, when you want ‘electable people’ for the elections. He said that the Articles 62 and 63

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Musharraf says he has not quit politics

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- In a video message, former president Pervez Musharraf on Saturday clarified that he has not quit politics. Musharraf, who resigned as the chairman of the All Pakistan Muslim League (APML) a day before, asserted that he stepped down from the post in the light of legal consultation. Many right and wrong statements are

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Zong 4G & Careem partner to give exciting offers to customers

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)-  Pakistan’s No.1 Data network Zong 4G has entered into a partnership with region’s top ride hailing service, Careem to offer exciting value propositions for its customers. The companies have collaborated to deliver discounts to Zong customers for hailing rides through app – thus, enriching their experience. By simply using the code, ZONGFREE

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Caretaker setup to remain impartial: Askari

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Caretaker Punjab Chief Minister Dr Hasan Askari has said that the caretaker setup is completely impartial and has no political agenda. Talking to caretaker Provincial Minister for Industry, Trade & Investment, Irrigation, Mines & Zakat and Ushr Anjum Nisar in a meeting here on Friday, he said that holding of general election in

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Pakistan’s New Delhi High Commission issues visas to over 300 Sikh Pilgrims

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- The Pakistan’s High Commission in New Delhi has issued visas to over 300 Sikh pilgrims from India to observe the death anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh at Gurdwara Dera Sahib, Lahore from June 21-30. The visas are in addition to those issued to Sikh pilgrims participating in the event from other countries, says

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Pervez Musharraf resigns as APML Chief

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- Former president Gen (retd) Pervez Musharraf on Friday resigned as chief of the All Pakistan Muslim League (APML), a political party he formed in 2010. Musharraf decided to step down as the party chief following a returning officer declared him disqualified from holding public office. According to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP),

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SC directs to review mechanism of petroleum prices, taxes

KARACHI (Sarzameen News) – The Supreme Court on Friday has expressed reservations over the briefing of Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA), Pakistan State Oil (PSO) and other officials and directed to review the mechanism petroleum prices and imposition of additional taxes. Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar heard the case in Supreme

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LHC directs Ahsan Iqbal to submit detailed reply in contempt case

LAHORE (Sarzameen News) – The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Friday directed former interior minister Ahsan Iqbal to submit detailed reply in contempt of court case. A three-member full bench headed by Justice Mazahir Ali Akbar Naqvi heard the case. Iqbal appeared before the court. His lawyer requested the court to adjourn the hearing of

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