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ML-1 project will revolutionize railway sector in Pakistan: Sheikh Rasheed

LAHORE: Railways Minister Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed has said that the ML-1 project will revolutionize the railway sector in Pakistan. In this regard, the Ambassador of China Nong Rong called on Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed. Pakistan-China relations and

Maryam Nawaz is taking politics to a dead end: Sheikh Rasheed

KARACHI: Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed has said that Maryam Nawaz is taking politics to a dead end. Sheikh Rasheed  Ahmed while talking to media in Karachi said that Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said yesterday that there was no

Opposition rallies to spread terrorism, COVID-19 in country: Minister

RAWALPINDI: Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed has said that there is a danger of spreading the coronavirus and terrorism in the country through rallies. During the media briefing, Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed said that Prime Minister Imran Khan had

Sheikh Rasheed claims Nawaz Sharif has decided to stay in London

KARACHI: Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed has claimed that Nawaz Sharif has decided to spend the rest of his life in London. Addressing a press conference in Karachi, Sheikh Rasheed said that he is presenting India’s statement, Nawaz Sharif

Important decision to be taken on Sept 1: Sheikh Rasheed

ISLAMABAD: Federal Railways Minister Sheikh Rasheed has announced that an important decision will be taken on 1st September. Talking to media, Sheikh Rasheed said that Prime Minister Imran Khan is disappointed by the departure of Nawaz Sharif and I agree

Govt will complete its five-year tenure: Sheikh Rasheed

RAWALPINDI: Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed has said that people were with the government and it would complete its constitutional term of five years. While talking to media in Rawalpindi today after Eid prayers, Sheikh Rasheed said that the opposition

Govt will complete its constitutional tenure: Sheikh Rasheed

RAWALPINDI: Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed has said that the incumbent government will complete its constitutional tenure. While addressing a conference, the railway minister rejected speculations regarding the government’s departure. “Neither are we ‘last choice’ nor ‘minus one’.

Sheikh Rasheed to be discharged from hospital soon

RAWALPINDI: Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed is recovering from COVID-19 and will be discharged from hospital soon. Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed who tested positive for coronavirus earlier this month on 8th June has been recovering fast from the disease.

Railway Minister tests positive for COVID-19

LAHORE: Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, which has claimed more than 2000 lives across the country. Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed has quarantined himself at his residence for the next two weeks. Apparently,

Railway Minister announces to open ticket booking offices

LAHORE: Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed has announced to open all ticket booking offices of the railway to facilitate the citizens. Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed while addressing a press conference said that all train schedules will also be reviewed.

Railways to ply five more trains: Sheikh Rasheed

LAHORE: Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed has announced to operate five more trains by implementing all standard operating procedures (SOPs). Talking to media, Sheikh Rasheed said the federal minister said “We have decided to restore five more trains in

Nawaz Sharif was against nuclear testing: Railway Minister

LAHORE: Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed has claimed that former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his party were against nuclear testing. While addressing a conference, the railway minister said that nuclear tests were conducted by Raja Zafar ul Haq,

Sheikh Rasheed urges PM to allow resuming train operations

LAHORE: Railway Minister Sheikh Rasheed has said that thirty trains will be made operational before Eid-ul-Fitr if Prime Minister allows resuming services. While addressing a press conference in Lahore, the railway minister said that train operations can resume on a

Train operation to restore from tomorrow: Sheikh Rasheed

LAHORE: Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed has said that train operation would be restored from (tomorrow) 10 May across the country. Addressing a press conference at the PR headquarters, Sheikh Rasheed said that the PR was ready to

Sheikh Rasheed calls on PM Imran Khan in Islamabad

Federal Railways Minister, Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed called on Prime Minister Imran Khan today (Tuesday) in Islamabad. According to details, during the meeting, matters pertaining to the current political situation and developments in Railways came under discussion. Railways Minister briefed PM

Federal govt decides to take back railway properties in Karachi

KARACHI: The federal government has decided for taking back important railway properties in Karachi in a bid to increase the income of Pakistan Railways. Addressing a press conference in Karachi today (Sunday), Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed, has said

PML-Q, MQM-P won’t go anywhere: Sheikh Rasheed

LAHORE: Federal Railways Minister Sheikh Rasheed has assured that Pakistan Muslim League-Q (PML-Q) and Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), disgruntled allies of the ruling PTI, won’t go anywhere. Addressing a press conference in Lahore, Sheikh Rasheed has claimed that PML-N supremo

Sheikh Rasheed to present railway audit report before SC today

ISLAMABAD: On Monday, Federal Railways Minister Sheik Rasheed said that he will appear before the Supreme Court in a case involving railway damages. While talking to the media, he said: “Will appear before the top court and present the railway

Pakistan Railways: The most corrupt ministry?

The latest hearing: Supreme Court (SC) summoned Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed in a deficit case, and said, “Railways is the most corrupt institution in Pakistan.” Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Gulzar Ahmed headed the three-member bench, and said

Sheikh Rasheed calls on CM Usman Buzdar

LAHORE: Federal Railways Minister Sheikh Rasheed called on Chief Minister of Punjab Usman Buzdar in Lahore today (Saturday). As per details, matters related to mutual interest, welfare schemes, development projects in Rawalpindi and political situation in the country came under

Sheikh Rasheed to resign after ML-1 project completion

LAHORE: Federal Minister for Railways, Sheikh Rasheed has said that he will resign after the completion of the ML-1 project. Addressing a ceremony at the Mughalpura Dry Port, Sheikh Rasheed said that the ML-1 project is the purpose of his

Ministry brought down institute’s deficit by Rs6 billion: Sheikh Rasheed

RAWALPINDI: Federal Railways Minister Sheikh Rasheed has claimed that the railway’s ministry has brought down the institute’s deficit by Rs6 billion. While addressing a press conference today (Monday), Sheikh Rasheed also claimed that the ministry has raised the number of

Let Shehbaz Sharif do the work in London he went for: Sheikh Rasheed

LAHORE: Railway’s Federal Minister Sheikh Rasheed has said, “Let Shehbaz Sharif do the work in London he has went for.” Addressing a press conference in Lahore today (Saturday), Sheikh Rasheed has said that he wasn’t interested in the return of

Man who won war for country is declared traitor: Sheikh Rasheed

RAWALPINDI: Railways Minister Sheikh Rasheed said that the person who gained victory on the war front for the country was declared traitor. While addressing an event in Rawalpindi today, verdict over former president Pervez Musharraf has built differences among state

Govt will appoint CEC better than opposition: Sheikh Rasheed

KARACHI: Railways Minister Sheikh Rasheed has said that the incumbent government would decide better over the appointment of the chief election commissioner (CEC). Addressing a presser in Karachi, Sheikh Rasheed said that the incumbent government will complete its remaining tenure

Sheikh Rasheed rules out possibility of Zardari going abroad

LAHORE: Railways Minister Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed on Saturday ruled out the possibility of former president Asif Ali Zardari or Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Vice President Maryam Nawaz’s exit from Pakistan. Speaking to media at the Lahore Railway Station here, the

Rasheed inaugurates shuttle train service from Lahore to Wahga

LAHORE: Railways Minister Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed has inaugurated shuttle train service from Lahore to Wahga. While addressing the inaugural ceremony, he also announced to inaugurate shuttle train service between Lahore and Gujranwala. He further stated that train service will soon

Inflation will be under control in upcoming months: Sheikh Rasheed

SARGODHA: Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed has said that inflation would be under control in the next three months. While talking to journalists, Sheikh Rasheed said that controlled inflation would set the rate of electricity and gas bills. The

Nation is shocked due to lawyers’ irresponsible attitude: Rasheed

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed has said that the whole nation was in a state of shock due to irresponsible attitude by the lawyers. Sheikh Rasheed while addressing a media conference in Islamabad, regretted the onslaught on the

Sheikh Rasheed claims plea bargain underway in Zardari’s case

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid on Monday stated that the government of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) will complete its five-year term as there is no chance of pre-mature elections. The minister  said that Prime Minister Imran Khan has