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Narendra Modi threatens to stop water supply for Pakistan

NEW DELHI (Sarzameen News) – Indian Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi has threatened to cut off Pakistan’s water supply. “The fields of our farmers must have adequate water. Water that belongs to India cannot be allowed to go to Pakistan… The government will do everything to provide enough water to our farmers,” the Indian PM

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Pak Mission launches details of Film Festival

NEW YORK (Sarzameen News) – A website announcing details of the Film Festival being organized by the Pakistan Mission was formally launched Friday. The website: www.pffny.com also features trailers of the movies to be screened at the Asia Society during the two-day festival. The festival will kick off with a red carpet reception on Dec 2

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Democratic protest for demands everyone’s right: Ahsan Iqbal

LAHORE (Sarzameen News) – Federal Minister for Planning and Development Chaudhry Ahsan Iqbal has on Friday said that protesting for the demands in a democratic manner was everyone’s right but the protest must not become a hurdle in national progress. Talking to media after addressing Fourth Conference for Education Research at University of the Punjab, Ahsan

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Media faces complete censorship in IHK, Says speakers of a seminar in Brussels

BRUSSELS(Sarzameen News) –  Speakers of a seminar in Brussels called the international media to give proper coverage to Kashmir dispute especially human rights issues in Indian Held Kashmir (IHK). Seminar was organized by European Youth for Human Rights at European Press Club in Brussels. Kashmiri Expert on legal affairs Ms Shamila Mahmood and Pakistani PhD

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EMI Pakistan premieres Gul-e-Daudi

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – EMI Pakistan Ltd, Pakistan’s premier record label since 1948, held an exclusive premier of Gul-e-Daudi (The Chrysanthemum): In tribute to Noor Jehan – a short film by acclaimed director Umar Riaz at Cinepax Cinema. The 15 minute short film is a fictional story based on the music of Madam Noor Jehan

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ANF seizes drugs worth Rs 1.6 bln

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – The Anti Narcotics Forces (ANF) in 19 countrywide operations carried out at Rawalpindi, Attock, Jhelum, Gilgit, Sialkot, Lahore, Sahiwal, Karachi and Panjgoor, seized drugs 1509 worth Rs 1.6 Billion in International Market. The seized drugs comprised 1.5 Ton Hashish, 3.64 Kg Heroin, 1.02 Kg Amphetamine, 30 gram Cocaine and 700 gram

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Proud to be part of Pakistan Armed Forces: General Rashad

RAWALPINDI(Sarzameen News)  – A special ceremony was held at Joint Staff Headquarters, Chaklala as the Armed Forces of Pakistan bid farewell to General Rashad Mahmood, the outgoing Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC). General Rashad Mahmood retires on Saturday, November 26 after 41 years of commissioned service, the Inter-Services Public Relations said (ISPR) said.

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Not four, five names under consideration for COAS: Khawaja Asif

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Federal Defence Minister, Khawaja Asif on Friday asserted that General Ikramul Haq was among five potential Chiefs of Army Staff (COAS) who were being deliberated upon by the government for appointment. Earlier, four names were being thought upon to lead the military after General Raheel Sharif retires later this month. However,

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Shah Mehmood urges opposition to protest against govt’s policies

KARACHI (Sarzameen News) – Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Vice-Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Friday said that opposition parties besides PTI need to come out on roads and protest against ineffective policies of the government. He conversed with journalists after landing at Jinnah International Airport for three-day visit of downtown Sindh. Qureshi urged all opposition parties

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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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