politics

Naval Chief Admiral Abbasi meets Iranian military leadership

TEHRAN (Sarzameen News)- Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi is on an official visit to Iran to attend 6th Indian Ocean Naval Symposium (IONS) Conclave of Chiefs 2018 being held from 23-25 Apr 18 in Tehran. During the visit, the Naval Chief called on Commander Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, Rear Admiral Ali Fidavi,

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Step-brother lodges forgery case against Hina Rabbani Khar

MUZAFFARGARH (Sarzameen News)- Former foreign minister Hina Rabbani Khar, her father Noor Rabbani Khar were on Tuesday booked in a forgery case filed by Hina’s step brother Abdul Khaliq. Noor Rabbani Khar is currently member of National Assembly belonging to Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP). As per details garnered, Khaliq lodged forgery and fraud case against 29

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NAB grills Punjab CM’s son-in-law for over 3 hours in Saaf Pani case

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Lahore chapter on Tuesday grilled Imran Ali, son-in-law of Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif, in cases pertaining to Saaf Pani scandal and assets beyond income. The son-in-law of Punjab chief minister was questioned for more than three hours in Beauru’s Lahore office. Imran Ali failed to answer several

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SC issues notice to Musharraf, Zardari over NRO deal

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued notices to former military ruler retired Gen Pervez Musharraf, former president Asif Ali Zardari and others to furnish their comments on a petition seeking action against the beneficiaries of the National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO). A three-judge bench, headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar, was

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SC rejects plea against bail of Capt (r) Safdar

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the bail of Captain (r) Safdar, husband of Maryam Nawaz, and rejected the National Accountability Bureau (NAB)’s petition, seeking cancellation of his bail. Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqbi Nisar asked the counsel for the anti-corruption watchdog as to why the apex court should intervene in the

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Five policemen martyred, 15 injured in Quetta suicide bombings: ISPR

QUETTA (Sarzameen News)- At least five policemen were martyred while fifteen other sustained injuries in multiple suicide bombings in Quetta and Mian Gundi areas, the Inter-Service Public Relations (ISPR) reported Tuesday. The media-wing of army stated that two suicide bombers were killed by security personnel in Mian Ghundi while a third suicide bomber detonated his vest

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Imran cancels Walled City of Lahore visit over security concerns

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Minutes after his arrival at the Data Darbar shrine, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan cancelled his visits to Lahore Bhati Gate, Mochi Gate, Sherawala Gate areas and departed for Islamabad over security concerns. Khan was to address party workers in Lahore and mobilize them for the PTI’s upcoming mass gathering in the

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No chance of corruption in our cases: Nawaz Sharif

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Former Prime Minister and former president of Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) Nawaz Sharif has dismissed chances of corruption in the ongoing cases against him and his family. Allegations of corruption of billions were levelled against me but nothing has been proven so far, he said, while talking to media after hearing in the

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Col. Josph’s name included in blacklist, federation submits reply in IHC

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Representative of federal government on Tuesday has submitted a reply in Islamabad High Court (IHC) in a case pertaining to killing of a citizen after being hit by US embassy’s car. Deputy Attorney General Raja Khalid said that name of Colonel Joseph Emanuel Hall, who was driving the car, has been included in

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Senate eligibility case: SC orders Ishaq Dar to appear on May-8

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Supreme Court of Pakistan on Tuesday directed former finance minister and Senator Ishaq Dar to appear before court on May-8 in case pertaining to approval of his nomination papers for the Senate elections. As per details garnered, the apex court warned against issuing arrest warrants if Dar fails to register appearance. Chief Justice

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