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Lahore bomber belonged to Afghanistan: CM Shehbaz

LAHORE (Sarzameen News) – Chief Minister of Punjab, Shehbaz Sharif has said on Friday that suicide bomber who attacked a protest on Mall Road outside Punjab Assembly claiming 14 lives on February 13 hailed from Afghanistan. The Chief Minister delivered a press briefing in the capital of Punjab over the progress made in the probe. Know

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NGOs role vital for development of social sector: Zubair

KARACHI (Sarzameen News) – Governor Sindh Muhammad Zubair on Friday said that the role of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) working in social sector was very pivotal as they extend valuable services which help the masses to get basic amenities without hassle. He was talking with Tara Uzra Dawood, President Dawood Global Foundation (DGF) at Governor House. Zubair

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Chief of Naval Staff visits Sehwan blast victims at PNS Shifa

KARACHI (Sarzameen News) – With a view to express solidarity and solace with tragic Lal Shahbaz Qalandar’s Shrine terrorist attack victims and their families, Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah visited the injured of Sehwan blast being treated at Pakistan Navy Hospital Shifa. He also attended funeral of Captain Taha martyred in Awaran

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8 terrorists including 4 key commanders killed in Hangu

HANGU (Sarzameen News) – At least eight terrorists including four key militant commanders were killed in separate operations carried out by the security forces in three different areas of Hangu district on Friday. Security sources said, four key militant commanders were killed in Mumazo area of Lower Orakzai Agency where a search and strike operation

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WB President condemns terrorist attacks in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – President of the World Bank Group (WBG), Jim Yong Kim on Friday condemned the terrorist attacks in Pakistan. In a statement issued by the WBG, the President of World Bank said “On behalf of the World Bank Group, I wish to express our shock and sadness at the Thursday’s senseless attacks

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AJK govt invites private sector to set up tourism corridor under CPEC: Farooq Haider

MIRPUR (Sarzameen News) – Inviting private sector from home and abroad to invest in tourism sector of Azad Jammu Kashmir (AJK) Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider has said his government was encouraging private sector to set up tourism corridor in AJK under the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Addressing Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) workers convention

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UK foreign secretary condemns Sehwan blast

LONDON (Sarzameen News) – British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson Friday condemned the explosions in Pakistan and Iraq that killed 80 and 50 people respectively. Voicing his condemnation on a micro-blogging website, the foreign secretary said his country stands with Pakistan and Iraq in fight against terrorism. In this tweet, Johnson said, “Sickened by shrine attack

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Afghanistan should reaffirm its soil is not used for terrorism in Pakistan: Sartaj

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Friday urged Afghanistan to reaffirm that its soil was not used for terrorism in Pakistan, the Foreign Ministry said. In a telephonic conversation with Afghan National Security Adviser, Hanif Atmar, the Adviser underlined that, “The Government and the people of

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Bushra Ansari wishes to work with Shabnam in TV drama

KARACHI (Sarzameen News) – Veteran actress Shabnam has said that Bushra Ansari has expressed desire to work together in a TV drama. Talking to media, Shabnam said that Bushra Ansari is writing a drama in Bangali background. The drama will see Shabnam in the role of a rich Bengali woman whereas Bushra will feature as

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Threat alert issued for Pindi, Islamabad

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – The intelligence agencies on Friday issued security alert over threats of terrorism to the twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi following series of terrorist incidents in Lahore and Sehwan. National Counter Terrorism Authority (NACTA) issued a letter to Secretary Punjab Home Department. According to the notification, a suicide bomber, Usama, has

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