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Chinese company signs agreement to collect garbage in Karachi

KARACHI (Sarzameen News) – An agreement was signed between the Sindh government and a Chinese company on Monday for garbage disposal in Karachi. In the first phase of the agreement signed between between the Solid Waste Management (SWM) and Chinese company Wuzung, garbage will be collected in the South and East districts of the metropolis.

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Gen Raheel begins farewell meetings as tenure nears end

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)-  As his retirement approaches on November 28 and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif faces a tough choice about who should run Pakistan’s powerful military, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif started his farewell meetings on Monday. According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the army chief began his farewell meetings from

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PM would have to prove his income source, jurists say

ISLAMABAD (Monitoring Desk) – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif would have to prove the source of his income used for purchase of the offshore companies, former judges and lawyers have said in their comments on Panama Leaks case. Speaking at a TV programme, a retired judge was of the opinion that the prime minister would have

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Obama says goodbye to world stage after eight years

LIMA (AFP) US President Barack Obama bid farewell to the world stage Sunday, pondering his legacy, offering advice to his successor and discussing his post-presidential life at the end of his final foreign tour. His historic presidency and charisma have made Obama a rock star on the international scene, even at times when the daily

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US-Aid provides $155m to build 106 schools in sindh

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) –  The US-AID has provided 155 million US Dollars to build 106 schools with modern facilities in Sindh. A spokesman of Sindh government on Monday told the media that in first phase a school has been established in a state- of- the- art building in Rohri to provide free quality education. He

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Two killed in Indian firing along LoC

SIALKOT (Sarzameen News) –  Unprovoked firing by Indian Border Security Forces along the Line of Control (LoC) claimed lives of two Pakistani civilians on Monday. The BSF resorted to firing and shelling on villages near Kirala sector. Pakistan Army personnel befittingly responded to Indian firing and silenced their guns. On late Sunday Indian forces had

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Clashes as Yemen ceasefire nears end

SANAA (AFP) – Yemeni government forces and rebels were engaged in fierce fighting as a 48-hour ceasefire declared by the pro-government Arab coalition approached its end Monday, military officials said. Fifteen rebels and nine loyalist troops were killed in clashes overnight in and around the flashpoint southwestern city of Taez, military and medical sources said.

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PTI appoints Babar Awan as new lawyer in Panamagate case

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) –  Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf has decided to replace Hamid Khan with senior lawyer Babar Awan to represent the party in Supreme Court regarding Panama papers case. The decision to hire Babar Awan, a former aide of Asif Ali Zardari came after PTI’s counsel Hamid Khan decided to distance himself from the case owing to

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Nawaz should reach out to President-elect Donald Trump: Musharraf

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News) – Former President General (Retired) Pervez Musharraf has said that the new American President elect Donald Trump is not well-versed with political dynamics of the region and has yet to formulate a strategy Vis-à-vis South Asia.  This is a golden opportunity for Pakistan, the Prime Minister needs to step up and build an

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Farhan Zaman, Farhan Mehboob to vie for CAS Squash Championship

ISLAMABAD (Monitoring Desk) – Farhan Zaman and Farhan Mehboob on Sunday reached the final of Serena Hotels – Chief of Air Staff International Squash Championship being played at Mushaf Squash Complex, Islamabad. The 1st Semi Final was a thrilling match between Farhan Zaman and Leo Au. Farhan Zaman dominated in the first game and easily

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