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Will request court to summon PM, Qatari prince in hearing: Sheikh Rasheed

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Awami Muslim League (AML) chief Sheikh Rasheed on Thursday has said that he will ask the Supreme Court (SC) to summon Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Panamagate hearing. Talking to media in Islamabad, Sheikh Rasheed said that: “On my turn, I will request the court to call Nawaz Sharif and Qatari

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World needs to tell India ‘enough is enough’ on Kashmir: PM

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday said Kashmir cannot remain on the boil forever and India must be questioned by the international community over the continued sufferings of Kashmiri people. “The world needs to tell India that enough is enough”, the Prime Minister said at the International Parliamentary Seminar on Kashmir

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Panama case has become stronger after submission of new evidence: PTI

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said Thursday that Panama case has become stronger after the submission of new evidences. Talking to media outside Supreme Court of Pakistan, Qureshi said that we are standing firm on our stance and the nation will soon witness how Qatari Prince’s letter will

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Imran Khan thinks SC has sufficient convincing evidence on Panamagate Case

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Imran khan on Thursday questioned if there was a need for more evidence in the Panama Papers Leaks Case, suggesting that enough evidence has already been submitted to the court for it to come up with its decision. Speaking to media representatives outside the Supreme Court, Khan

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Nisar takes notice of Indian guests’ arrival in Badin without clearance

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Minister for Interior Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has taken a serious notice that prescribed rules and regulations are not being followed by the Sindh government regarding foreign guests coming to Pakistan for hunting. In a statement, the Interior Ministry said it received information that six Indian nationals had landed at Badin

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No peace in south Asia without resolving Kashmir dispute: Asif

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif says fulfillment of development and welfare agenda is top priority of the government. In an interview, he said Pakistan Stock Exchange has emerged as 6th top performing market and entire world is acknowledging economic progress of Pakistan. Khawaja Asif said approximately half population

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89th birth anniversary of Zulfikar Ali Bhutto today

The 89th birth anniversary of former PM Zulfikar Ali Bhutto is being observed today. LAHORE (Monitoring Desk) – The 89th birth anniversary of former Prime Minister and founder of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Zulfikar Ali Bhutto in being observed today (Thursday) throughout the country. The programmes of 89th birth anniversary of Zulfikar Ali Bhutto will

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Play begins after rain in Australia-Pakistan Test

SYDNEY (AFP) – Play began at 2:35 pm (0335 GMT) after rain washed out the first session on the third day of the third Test between Australia and Pakistan on Thursday. Pakistan resumed in Sydney at 126 for two with Azhar Ali on 58 and Younis Khan on 64 in reply to Australia’s 538 for

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Panama Leaks case: PM’s legal team submits written reply to SC’s queries

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif’s legal team on Thursday has submitted written reply to court’s questions that were asked in Wednesday’s hearing. According to details, information about Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif’s public offices and businesses has also been submitted in the court. Lawyer told the court that Nawaz Sharif had

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Police inspector among three shot dead in Karachi

KARACHI (Sarzameen News) – At least three people including a police official were killed in separate incidents of violence in the city, police said on Thursday. Iqbal Mehmood, a sub-inspector of police was killed near Lal flats on Rashid Minhas road. Another police official and a civilian also sustained injuries in the incident. “Iqbal was

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