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Nation to take notice if removed from party presidency, warns Sharif

JARANWALA (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz’s (PMLN) president Nawaz Sharif has on Friday warned that masses would take notice if he is removed from party’s presidency. He was addressing a rally in Jaranwala. While taking a jibe at PAT-led joint opposition’s rally on Lahore’s Mall road, Sharif urged supporters to ask those chanting slogans of

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63 dead, 140 wounded as massive blast rocks Kabul

KABUL (Sarzameen News)- At least 63 people were killed and 140 others wounded on Saturday when a heavy bomb explosion occurred near the Jamuriat Hospital in Kabul, officials said. Officials have confirmed at least 63 people have been killed and 151 wounded in Saturday’s deadly ambulance bombing in Kabul city. The explosive laden ambulance was detonated

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CTD’s report filed with SC confirms Naqeeb’s was premeditated killing

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- Counter-terrorism Department (CTD) Additional Inspector General (IG) Sanaullah Abbasi filed an inquiry in Naqeebullah Mehsud case on Saturday with Supreme Court Karachi Registry and declared the killing a ‘fake encounter’. The report reads that Mehsud was held by police at Abu-ul-Hassan Asfahani Road along with two friends on January 3, 2018 at a

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Pakistan, Indonesia sign several significant MoUs

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan and Indonesia signed four memorandums of understanding (MoUs) for cooperation in energy, trade and training and education. The first agreement deals with the import of LNG and POL products from Indonesia. Minister for energy Sardar Awais Khan Leghari and Indonesian Minister for energy and mineral development signed the agreement. The second agreement

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SC summons specific media persons for proceedings of Zainab murder case

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – The Supreme Court on Saturday issued notices to specific media persons to appear on Sunday at Lahore Registry by 10.00 am, with particular reference to the proceedings of Zainab murder case. The media persons who have been summoned in-person, included Hameed Haroon, Shakeel ur Rehman, Ms Rameeza, Fahad Hussain, I A

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APC demands to include terrorism acts in Asma murder case

MARDAN (Sarzameen News)- The All Parties Conference (APC) held under the district government of Mardan has on Saturday demanded to include terrorism and physical torture acts in Asma’s rape and murder case. The APC has expressed concerns over lack of progress in its declaration and said the culprits should be arrested as soon as possible. Local

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Six suspects confess to crime in Naqeebullah’s murder case, claims police

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- Sindh police claimed on Saturday that at least six suspects arrested over Naqeebullah Mehsud’s killing in alleged police encounter in Karachi confessed to their crime during initial interrogation. The suspects include sub-inspector Yaseen, ASI Supurd Hussain, ASI Allah Yar and others. All of them have been handed over to police on seven-day judicial

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Pakistan doesn’t consider Trump tweets official US policy: PM

WASHINGTON (Sarzameen News)-  Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi says US President Donald Trump’s tweet rebuking Pakistan over alleged terror safe havens constitute the official policy of the United States. In an interview with the Washington Post, Abbasi said “We provided our own response to the policy statement. The tweet we obviously did not respond to because

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Dr Shahid Masood’s news is utterly false: Punjab govt

LAHORE (Web Desk)- Punjab government’s spokesperson Malik Ahmad Khan on Friday categorically dismissed reckless allegations of Dr. Shahid Masood while terming them an attempt to belittle the provincial government’s efforts. While terming Masood’s allegations a figment of him, Khan stated that State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) thoroughly scrutinized local and international data and didn’t find

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Indonesian President calls for firm commitment to democracy

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Indonesian President Joko Widodo has called for a firm commitment to democracy as it is the only way to serve interests of the people. He was addressing the joint session of the Parliament in Islamabad soon after his arrival on Friday. The Indonesian President said democracy provides space for people in decision-making process,

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