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Unprovoked firing by India at Zafarwal sector

RAWALPINDI (Sarzameen News) – Indian Border Security Forces (BSF) once again violated working boundary ceasefire and opened unprovoked firing at Zafarwal sector, Pakistan Army’s public affairs department said on Monday morning. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the Indian troops carried out unprovoked firing along the working boundary in Zafarwal sector at 8:30 AM. Pakistan

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Shaukat Basra wounded in gun attack in Haroonabad

BAHAWALNAGAR (Sarzameen News) – A man was killed and three others were wounded in a gun attack on a sit-in staged by Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) against local police on Monday. It should be mentioned here that one of central Punjab leaders Shaukat Basra is among the wounded in a protest demonstration that was organized

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Will make ‘Don 3’ soon: Shahrukh Khan

LAHORE (Sarzameen News) – In a live Facebook appearance with the team of The Viral Fever videos over a week ago, Shahrukh Khan has stated he would soon be making ‘Don 3’. In a social media interaction hosted by Jeetu of TVF fame, SRK replied to one of the fan-queries about possibility of Don 3

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India can’t suppress Kashmiris’ struggle through use of brute force: AJK PM

MUZAFFARABAD (Sarzameen News) – Prime Minister of Azad Kashmir Raja Farooq Haider on Monday said that India is hatching conspiracies against Pakistan in order to divert attention of the world from Kashmir issue. In an interview with the state-run TV, he said the struggle of people of Kashmir for their right to self-determination cannot be

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Saleem Shahzad taken into custody at Karachi airport

KARACHI (Sarzameen News) – Former leader of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Saleem Shahzad was taken into custody on Monday upon his arrival at Jinnah International Airport, Karachi from Dubai. According to details, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Malir, Rao Anwar along with his team arrested Shahzad who arrived at Karachi airport on board EK-600 flight.

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PM for further enhancing Pak-Bahrain relations

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday underscored the importance of expanding bilateral trade between Pakistan and Bahrain. He was talking to Shaikh Khalid Bin Ahmad Al Khalifa, Foreign Minister of Bahrain who called on him at PM House in Islamabad. The Foreign Minister is visiting with a high level government delegation

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Under construction Wah General Hospital be completed by July: Nisar

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Federal Interior Minister, Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Friday visited under construction 500 bedded Wah General Hospital and directed the authorities concerned to complete the project by July this year. The hospital, to be completed at a cost of more than Rs. 1.4 billion, would be the biggest and the best

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Khawaja Saad Rafique lambasts opponents at PML-N convention

LAHORE (Sarzameen News) – Federal Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique on Friday gave opponents a piece of his mind during Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) convention at Al-Hamra Cultural Complex, Lahore. During his speech, the PML-N leader professed that the PML-N has been subjected to character-assassination. He commented that not only we master the art

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LHC bars Punjab govt from acting against online cab services

LAHORE (Sarzameen News) – The Lahore High Court on Friday barred Punjab government from taking action against the Uber, Careem and other online cab service providers. A citizen named Muneer filed a petition in Lahore High Court against the ban on Uber and Careeem and which was heard by LHC bench. The petitioner pleaded in

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KP govt introduces drastic reforms in various sectors for welfare of people: Imran

PESHAWAR (Sarzameen News) – Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Imran Khan on Friday said that the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has introduced drastic reforms in various sectors for welfare of people. Addressing a health conference in Peshawar, he said fifty one percent population of the province are benefiting from Insaf Health Cards Programme. “Insaf Health Card

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