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CJP warns Dar of canceling passport for skipping hearings

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar on Monday has warned former finance minister Ishaq Dar of canceling his passport over persistent absence in assets beyond income reference. During the hearing of case related to managing director of Pakistan Television Corporation, CJP said that Ishaq Dar is not taking the judicial proceedings

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Fakhar Zaman claims second position in ICC rankings

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan’s Fakhar Zaman’s string of good scores, have helped him vault 44 places to claim second position in the latest ICC player rankings after the finish of tri-series in Harare. In the latest player rankings, which also takes into account India’s 2-0 and 2-1 series win against Ireland and England, respectively, Australia opener

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Ali Pervaiz to contest general election from NA-127

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Following the Avenfield verdict against Maryam nawaz, PML-N Lahore President Pervaiz Malik’s son Ali Pervaiz was awarded the party ticket for NA-127 constituency. PML-N president Shehbaz Sharif awarded tickets to the new candidates. Irfan Shafi Khokhar has been allotted the ticket for PP-173. Previously, Maryam Nawaz was contesting the election from both the

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Money laundering: PSX chairman Hussain Lawai, Taha Raza sent on physical remand

KARACHI (Web Desk) – Karachi’s city court on Saturday approved four-day physical remand of Pakistan Stock Exchange chairman Hussain Lawai and Taha Raza in money laundering case. Defence lawyer Shaukat Hayat maintained that the physical remand was not necessary. He said that Lawai is the president of the bank and operating accounts is a part

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Elderly couple alleges Salman Khan of harassment for property

MUMBAI (Web Desk) – Bollywood stunning actor Salman Khan is being accused of harassing his farm house’s elderly neighbors for property. Ketan Kakkar and his wife Anita Kakkar had shifted to Mumbai from America three years ago and they wanted to build a bungalow in Panvel. The couple alleged that earlier Salman Khan used to

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PSX remains under pressure due to political chaos

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – The Pakistan Stock Exchange remain under pressure for the whole week and also during the last session before the weekend also recorded a decline owing to political happenings- announcement of Avenfield properties case against former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. The trend on Friday was not different and the index at the

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PM chairs 26th meeting of NSC

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Prime Minister Justice (Retd) Nasir-ul-Mulk has chaired 26th meeting of the National Security Committee at Prime Minister’s House on Friday. The meeting was attended by Lt. Gen (R) Naeem Khalid Lodhi, Minister for Defence, Mr. Abdullah Hussain Haroon, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ms. Shamshad Akhtar, Minister for Finance, Mr. Muhammad Azam Khan, Minister

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FIA arrests ex-president Asif Zardari’s close ally in money laundering scandal

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Friday arrested ex-president Asif Ali Zardari’s close ally Hussain Lawai over money laundering scandal in Sindh. As per details garnered, Hussain Lawai is charged with Rs 25billion money laundering. It is pertinent here to mention that Hussain Lawai is also chairman of Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) who

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Avenfield reference decision: Nawaz Sharif sentenced to 10 years in jail, Maryam 7 years

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – An accountability court on Friday jailed former prime minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif, daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Captain (r) Muhammad Safdar for 10, 7 and 1 year respectively. Announcing verdict judge, Muhammad Bashir ruled that the Avenfield apartments of the Sharif family shall be seized by

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Shehbaz terms NAB’s decision against Nawaz ‘unjust’

LAHORE (Sarzameen News) – Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif Friday blasted a court judgment that found his brother and former prime minister Nawaz guilty of corruption. This will be remembered as one of the darkest chapters in Pakistan’s political history, Shahbaz said at a press conference. The PML-N party rejects (this) unjust verdict.

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