politics

Govt committed to address problems of industries: Ishaq Dar

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Federal Minister for Finance, Senator Ishaq Dar Friday said that, “The Government is committed to address the problems of the Industry as much as possible.” He made these remarks while talking to President of Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) Rauf Alam and former President of FPCCI Muzamil Sabri

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UBL Funds awarded most Customer-Centric Asset Manager in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – UBL Fund Managers Limited (UBL Funds), one of Pakistan’s leading asset management companies, has been recognized by an award for The Most Customer-Centric Asset Manager in Pakistan by The European in its prestigious Global Banking & Finance Awards 2016. The European’s recognizes organizations that stand out from the crowd and are,

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ECC approves reduction of gas price for Industry

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) on Friday approved reduction of gas price for Industry from Rs. 600 to 400 per MMBTU. In accordance with Fertilizer Policy 2001, the Industrial Sector gas sale price will also be applicable to Fertilizer sector only for fuel stock. The development came during a meeting of

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Sana Mir praises IWC, looks forward to qualify for ICC Women’s World Cup 2017

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) –  Pakistan Captain, Sana Mir Friday praised the International Cricket Council (ICC) Women’s Championship for the exposure it provided to her team, which finished seventh in the tournament. According to a statement issued by ICC, the 30-year-old indicated that the tournament had given the team confidence as it not only won some

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Pakistan to never accept Indian hegemony in region: Sartaj

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Adviser to the PM on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz on Friday said that, “Pakistan will not accept any Indian influence or hegemony under any circumstances.” He was speaking during a session of the National Assembly chaired by Deputy Speaker, Murtaza Javed Abbasi. “India is heating up the situation on the Line

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Protests erupt in IOK as Indian army kills two youth

SRINAGAR (Sarzameen News) –  In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops, in their fresh act of state terrorism, martyred two more Kashmiri youth in Bandipore district on Friday. The troops killed the youth during a siege and search operation at Manpora in Naidkhai area of the district. Forceful protests erupted in Naidkhai as the news about the

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ICC statement on Faf du Plessis appeal

DUBAI (Sarzameen News) – The International Cricket Council (ICC) is disappointed that Faf du Plessis has chosen not to accept the findings of Match Referee Andy Pycroft and will instead exercise his right to appeal. According to a statement issued by the ICC on Friday, a Judicial Commissioner will now be appointed to hear the

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Toll reaches 11 as another victim of Indian shelling on bus near LoC dies

NEELUM VALLEY (Sarzameen News) –  One of the injured in a cross-border fire and shelling which hit a civilian bus in disputed Kashmir last Wednesday succumbed to injuries on Friday, pushing the toll now to 11 in the latest deadly skirmish between Pakistan and India. On November 25, a rocket fired from the Indian side

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Anti-India protests continue in Azad Kashmir

MUZAFFARABAD (Sarzameen News) – For the second consecutive day on Friday, people in different cities of Azad Kashmir continued protest against Indian brutality in Occupied Kashmir and unprovoked shelling that killed 14 Pakistanis, including three soldiers on Wednesday at the Line of Control, Samaa reported. According to our correspondent a large number of students and

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Maryam Nawaz pays twitter tribute to General Raheel

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Maryam Nawaz Sharif on Friday said that she always thought the outgoing Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif as a man of exceptional personal and professional ethos. The Prime Minister’s daughter made the statement in her recent tweets. The Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N) leader also stated that

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