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Punjab govt maintains ban on Basant festival

LAHORE (Sarzameen News) – The Punjab government on Tuesday refused to give approval for Basant. Chief Minister of Punjab Shehbaz Sharif has made it crystal clear that Punjab government will not allow such festivals which endanger locals’ lives. Articulating similar words, Punjab’s Law Minister Rana Sanaullah said that can’t allow throat-cutting kite flying festival. The

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Newly appointed envoy calls on Tariq Fatemi

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – The newly appointed Ambassador of Romania, Nicolae Goia on Tuesday paid his first courtesy call on the Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs, Syed Tariq Fatemi. While expressing satisfaction on the overall state of bilateral relations, Syed Tariq Fatemi underscored the need for enhanced efforts to add greater content,

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Dozens of Indian trainee commandos go missing

NEW DELHI (Sarzameen News) – Dozens of Indian trainee commandos have gone missing from a train at the Mughalsarai station hours before they were to be deployed in the left Wing Extremism-hit theatre of Bihar. The 59 commandoes belong to India’s elite jungle warfare unit and counter-Maoist squad Commando Battalion for Resolute Action (CoBRA). While

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Rap titled ‘Boss, mei ne apko bola kya hai?’ mocks Waqar Zaka

LAHORE (Sarzameen News) – People cannot stop talking about the Waqar Zaka incident in which he was thrashed by unidentified men in Karachi. ‘Junaid’ character appeared to be the suspect behind beating. But this recent rap song titled as ‘Boss, mei ne apko bola kya hai?’ has featured on social media and though it sounds

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Pakistan ready to work closely with Trump regime: Jalil Abbas

WASHINGTON (Sarzameen News) – Pakistan embassy in the United States hosted a farewell luncheon in honour of the Ambassador Jalil Abbas Jilani on Monday. Addressing the media after the luncheon, Pakistan outgoing Ambassador Jalil Abbas said that Pakistan was looking forward to work closely with the new US Administration. He said that Pakistan and US

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First global report on why India fears CPEC

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – One of the most influential global think tank sought to dig into the Indian hostility towards the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and inferred that fear of internationalisation of the Kashmir dispute and the growing influence of China in the Indian Ocean are the principal irritants for India. According to a Sweden-based

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SC upholds PEMRA’s decision

ISLAMABAD(Sarzameen News) – The Supreme Court on Monday upheld Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA’s) plea of prohibiting Aamir Liaquat’s programme on Bol News ‘Aisay Nahi Chalay Ga’ for airing hate speech and adjourned the case till further order. A three-member bench headed by Hon’ble Justice Amir Hani Muslim and comprising Hon’ble Justice Mushir Alam

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President inaugurates 118 mega-watts power plant at Bin Qasim

KARACHI, February 06 (NNI): President Mamnoon Hussain on Monday inaugurated the Fauji Fertilizer Power Plant a generation capacity of 118 mega watts. Addressing a ceremony to mark the occasion, he said the coal powered plant at Bin Qasim is an important addition to the public-private initiative against energy deficit in the country. He said, “Pakistan

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Pakistan defeats S Africa by 9 wickets

BANGALORE (Sarzameen News) – South Africa won the toss on Monday here at KSCA Ground Alur, Bangalore and decided to bat first. Pakistan’s clinical bowling and superb fielding restricted the proteas to score freely. South Africa made 100 runs in stipulated 20 overs for the loss of nine wickets. Tefo was the top scorer with

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Pakistan reiterates commitment to timely implementation of projects under CPEC

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs, Syed Tariq Fatemi on Monday said that Pakistan is fully committed to the timely and effective implementation of all the projects under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). According to a statement, he was talking to Chinese State Commissioner for Counter Terrorism and Security

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