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NAB issues details of Dar’s frozen assets

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has issued the details of frozen assets belonging to Finance Minister Ishaq Dar. Trade prohibitions have been imposed on some of his assets including six luxury cars, 9 plots and a villa and apartment in Dubai out of the concerns of losing evidence in case they are sold. According to the

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Petrol crisis looms as Oil Tankers Association announce strike

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- The Oil Tankers Association declared a strike on Monday in an attempt to force the government to cede to their demands, sparking fears of a petrol crisis across the country. The demands made by the Oil Tankers Association include increasing the transportation fare. They also demanded a ban on oil tankers that transport oil

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Riaz Pirzada should not have made such a statement: Kh Saad Rafique

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Federal Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique and Federal Minister for Inter-Provincial Coordination Riaz Pirzada came face to face in inter-provincial communication meeting Monday. Khawaja Saad Rafique complained about his statement regarding PML-N’s leadership and advised him to be patient over the matter. Riaz Pirzada had suggested Punjab CM Shehbaz Sharif to take over

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Senate refers five bills to Standing Committees

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- The Senate on Monday witnessed introduction of five bills that were referred to relevant Standing Committees for further deliberations. The bills introduced in the house included the Prevention and Management of Conflict of Interest Bill, 2017; the Anti-Terrorism (Amendment) Bill, 2017; the Constitution (Amendment) Bill, 2017 (Amendment of Article 153); the Federal Universities (Amendment)

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Qandeel murder case: Abdul Qavi’s physical remand extended by four days

MULTAN (Sarzameen News)- Another four-day physical remand of the accused in Qandeel Baloch murder case, Mufti Abdul Qavi was granted by a court on Monday after the judge recorded his statement in an ambulance following his angiography. Reportedly, investigation officer in the case requested the court to grant a ten-day physical remand of the accused and permit

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Usman’s quick 5 wickets helps Pakistan complete Sri Lanka whitewash

SHARJAH (Sarzameen News)- Pakistann achieve a convincing nine-wicket win in the fifth and final match for a 5-0 clean sweep of the series on Monday. Shinwari’s 5-34 in seven overs reduced Sri Lanka to 103 all out in 26.2 overs in Sharjah before openers Fakhar Zaman (48) and Imam-ul-Haq (45 not out) knocked off the paltry target in

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Prizada firm on stance asking Shehbaz to take over PML-N

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Federal Minister for Inter-Provincial Coordination Riaz Hussain Pirzada on Monday rehashed statement of installing Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Shehbaz Sharif as ruling party’s chief. “I adhere to the statement that Shehbaz Sharif must take over command of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PMLN). I haven’t articulated name of 111th Infantry Brigade that everyone seems fuming”,

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Maryam rejects rumours of differences with Hamza Shahbaz

LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter Maryam Nawaz has on Monday clarified that there are no differences between her and Hamza Shehbaz. Maryam said Hamza is her younger brother, and the whole family is united under Nawaz Sharif. She said the opponents start spreading rumors of clash when they can’t find any other thing.

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NAB arrests Sharjeel Memon in Rs 5.77b corruption case

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- National Accountability Bureau has held Pakistan People’s Party leader, former information minister, Sharjeel Memon on Monday in high court premises after the judge ordered his arrest in a corruption reference. Rangers personnel and NAB officials held the PPP leader and escorted him to the vehicle midst a crowd of protesting party workers. Sarang Lateef

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Imran Khan takes jab at PPP leadership, retreats demand for early polls

Sehwan Sharif (Web Desk)- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chief Imran Khan took a jab at Sindh government on barring him from entering Lal Qalandar’s shrine. He was talking to media in Sehwan Sharif. “I have never witnessed such incident in Pakistan’s recorded history where govt barred anyone from entering shrine. Lame excuses of armed guards were used

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