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Sohai Abro’s ‘Motorcycle Girl’ premieres in Karachi

The star-studded premiere of Motorcycle Girl starring Sohai Ali Abro in the lead role was held in Karachi on Thursday night at Nueplex Cinemas.  A host of Pakistani stars from the showbiz industry attended the event which included Ayesha Omar, Nadia Hussain, Saife Hassan, Adnan Siddiqui and others. Here are some pictures from the event:-  

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We knew about consequences if action had been taken against Musharraf: Pervaiz Rashid

We knew there would be consequences if action had been taken against former president General (r) Musharraf, said Pervaiz Rashid.  Speaking exclusively to SAMAA TV, Rashid said that the government could not even send a medical board the hospital where Musharraf was kept. He said that the government was not able to take Musharraf to…

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Explainer: Can Shehbaz Sharif get foothold in politics?

After taking over charge of the PML-N, will Shehbaz Sharif be able to gain a foothold in national politics? Watch analysis by Haider Waheed and Abdul Moiz Jaffari in ‘Agenda 360’.

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Teacher at Punjab University says he was fired for being ‘needlessly vocal’

Roohan Ahmed LAHORE: Ammar Ali Jan, an assistant professor at Punjab University, has said he was fired by the administration for being ‘needlessly vocal’ and wasn’t paid for his services. The university has denied this. In a Facebook post on Friday, the professor said he was told that he ‘pays too much attention to non-issues…

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Zubair Mehmood wasn’t my secretary, won’t be blackmailed: Tehmina Durrani

LAHORE: Tehmina Durrani, the wife of Shehbaz Sharif, has categorically rejected Zubair Mehmood’s claims that Chaudhry Nisar Ali was opposing Maryam Nawaz at the behest of Punjab’s Chief Minister. Her clarification came shortly after Mehmood, who claims to have worked as Secretary to Ms Durrani, made startling disclosures on SAMAA, saying Shehbaz Sharif didn’t want…

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Sabir Nazar’s latest offering on PTM’s Manzoor Pashteen

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Post-mortem: Punjab big on roads, small on hospitals

Punjab has been so focused on building roads that it forgot about hospitals. “Health has never been a priority,” said SAMAA’s Lahore bureau chief Ahmad Waleed. “The Orange Line and Metro projects got more attention and funds.” He was speaking during a special government post-mortem broadcast on Monday. The PML-N government set up 20 new…

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Post-mortem: Balochistan govt scores very low

QUETTA: People in Balochistan were found to be least satisfied with the performance of the provincial government over the last five years. As part of a special transmission to discuss the performance of provincial governments, SAMAA asked Quetta’s residents how satisfied they were with the Balochistan administration. “How can I give any marks to the…

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Rumman Raees brings PSL trophy to SAMAA TV’s office

KARACHI: Islamabad United vice-captain Rumman Raees brought the PSL 2018 trophy to SAMAA TV’s office on Monday.  After winning the PSL 2018 title a day earlier, Islamabad United player Rumman Raees brought the glittering trophy to SAMAA TV’s office. “I want to heartily congratulate Karachi, Pakistan and SAMAA TV for the victory,” said Rumman while…

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PSL: Governor says he kept his promise on Karachi final

KARACHI: Sindh Governor Muhammad Zubair on Friday said he had kept his promise of holding the final of Pakistan Super League in Karachi. “The final of PSL 2017 was held two weeks after I took charge as Governor of Sindh. I then promised to the people of Karachi that the next final would be held…

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Explainer: Nadeem Malik on fake housing schemes, MMA’s revival

In SAMAA’s prime-time current affairs show ‘Nadeem Malik Live’ on Tuesday, senior anchorperson Nadeem Malik called for a transparent inquiry into fake housing schemes being run in Rawalpindi, Karachi and other cities. “If there is credible evidence, nobody should be spared including Khawaja Saad Rafique but if there is political witch hunting, this causes more…

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#SpeakUp: Student against sending teacher on forced leave

A student, who said she faced harassment at Karachi University, demanded the teacher accused of misconduct be dismissed from service. “The others will follow suit unless the professor is sacked by the university despite the availability of so much evidence is available against the teacher,” said the student while talking to Samaa Sunday. On Sunday,…

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You responded to #SpeakUp: ‘Make this part of #MeToo’

One of our viewers, Arifa Ghaffar, writes: I am a Pakistani Canadian who has been living here for the last 23 years. Although I have seen lot of bad things happen in Pakistan since I left, this campaign really is one of the best things that has happened there. I think it is about time…

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Politicians pledge to raise voice against harassment – Watch

While speaking in Samaa’s special transmission on the issue of harassment in Karachi University, politicians promised to play their role effectively in the legislation to counter harassment in education institutions. Watch their views…

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Watch: Samaa’s special transmission #SpeakUp

Samaa TV has become the voice of victims of harassment in Karachi University. To highlight the issue, we broadcast three hour long special transmission titled ‘Bolo, Daro Mat’ from 6 to 9 pm. It was joined by Kiran Naz, Saadia Imam, Madiha Naqvi, Farah Iqrar, Kiran Aftab, Faryal Arif, Sonia Shahzad, besides the victim students,…

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Explainer: Moiz and Haider on PTI’s principals, politics

In today’s Agenda 360 show, Abdul Moiz Jafferi and Haider Waheed highlight the contradictions in words and actions on the part of Imran Khan and his Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) in the light of recent Senate elections.

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Sabir Nazar’s latest offering for SAMAA takes a dig at a recent UN survey which ranked Pakistan happiest among neighboring countries.

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PPP, PTI likely to reach agreement on senate chairman post

ISLAMABAD: PPP and PTI are warming up to each other in a bid to reach an agreement on selecting the senate chairman and deputy chairman, Samaa reported on Wednesday.  This was confirmed by PTI’s Shibli Faraz, who spoke to SAMAA TV and confirmed that the party was in contact with PPP to arrive at an…

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Students celebrate Basant festival in Larkana college

By Naveed Larak Students celebrated the advent of spring with a traditional kite flying festival at Chandka Medical College in Larkana. The colorful event saw lots of fun-filled activities and chants of “Bo kata’ throughout the day. While some danced to the tunes of hit Basant songs, others spent the day making selfies and enjoying…

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Poll verdict: Nation not interested in Senate elections

According to a recent poll conducted by www.samaa.tv, the majority Pakistanis were not interested in Senate elections 2018. The results showed that 72% voted in favor of the option “No” while 28% went with the option of “Yes”. The poll had a reach of 67,569 while 198 people reacted to it.

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ATC remands 4 bone-marrow scam accused in police custody

HAFIZABAD: All four accused involved in the bone-marrow/ fluid/blood extraction scandal were produced in the Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) Gujranwala and remanded in the police custody for 11 days. The accused include Sajid, Muhammad Aslam Hunjra, Irfan and ring leader Nadeem Iqbal. Meanwhile, a committee formed by Punjab Chief Minister, has started an inquiry. SSP Range…

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