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Mother, three children killed in gas leakage blast

NANKANA SAHIB (Sarzameen News) – At least four people were killed as roof of a house caved in due to cylinder blast in Nankana Sahib on Saturday. According to details, Malikabad’s locals turned on stove to fight cold and slept after which it exploded late night, causing roof collapse. Mother Allah Rakhi and her three

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Pakistan’s State Bank governor calls India’s cash clampdown “extreme”

NEW YORK (Sarzameen News) – Pakistan’s State Bank Governor, Ashraf Mahmood Wathra has called India’s shock clampdown on cash an “extreme” step to boost financial inclusion, tax collection and battle graft. “To my imagination that is a very, very extreme measure,” Governor Wathra said in an interview with Bloomberg economic and financial news service, after

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Air Chief lauds Gen Raheel’s services for unprecedented Tri-Service synergy

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Raheel Sharif on Saturday paid a farewell visit to the Air Headquarters, Islamabad. On his arrival at Air Headquarters, he was received by Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said. A smartly turned

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Pakistan announces to join Ashgabat Agreement, Lapis Lazuli Corridor

ASHGABAT (Web Desk) – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday announced Pakistan’s willingness to join Ashgabat Agreement and Lapis Lazuli Corridor, the Radio Pakistan reported. Addressing the two-day Global Sustainable Transport Conference in Ashgabat, the Prime Minister hoped that the agreement will prove milestone in achieving the dream of peaceful co existence through integration of

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Top Pakistan batting order fails against New Zealand in second Test

HAMILTON (Sarzameen News) – Top Pakistani batting order failed to make any impassive score against New Zealand in second day of second Test being played at Seddon Parkon today (Saturday). The performance of green shirts has depressed cricket lovers as no one from the top batting order performed well. Sami Aslam showed poor performance and

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RB Leipzig go six points above Bayern Munich in Bundesliga

BERLIN (AFP) – RB Leipzig continued their stunning start to life in the Bundesliga on Friday with a 4-1 win at Freiburg that saw them move six points clear of Bayern Munich at the top of the table. Timo Werner scored twice for the visitors at the Schwarzwald Stadion in between goals by Naby Keita

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Syria army advances in rebel-held east Aleppo

ALEPPO (AFP) – Syrian army units advanced in Aleppo on Friday and pounded rebel-held eastern neighbourhoods with air strikes and shelling, causing new deaths among besieged civilians and adding to their despair. The US military, meanwhile, announced its first combat loss in Syria, saying a service member had been killed by a bomb during an

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President hosts farewell dinner for General Raheel Sharif

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Outgoing Chief of the Army Staff (COAS), General Raheel Sharif convened a one-on-one meeting with President Mamnoon Hussain on Friday as he arrived at the President House to attend a farewell dinner. The president hosted a farewell ceremony for the outgoing army chief tonight which was attended by Chief of Naval

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Will fight for each drop of water that’s ours by right: Bilawal

LAHORE (Sarzameen News) – Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Friday lashed out at the Indian prime minister Narendra Modi over the latter’s threat of diverting water and leaving Pakistan dry to death. “We will fight for each drop of water that’s ours by right”, Bilawal said, reported Dunya News. Hitting back at the

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General Sharif convenes meeting with US Ambassador

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Chief of the Army Staff (COAS), General Raheel Sharif on Friday convened a meeting with Ambassador of the United States (US), David Hale who acknowledged military’s achievements in war on terror. The meeting took place in General Headquarters (GHQ) and discussed matters of mutual importance. US Ambassador lauded General Sharif’s command of

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