2017 January 08

Archive for January 8th, 2017

Pakistan International Airlines crew saves life

January 8, 2017 | Aviation

Karachi, January 08, 2017 (PPI-OT): Onboard Pk-333 Multan-Karachi flight today a 70-year old passenger fell unconscious and stopped breathing. PIA cabin crew immediately responded to the situation, and with the help of a final year medical student, gave him CPR …

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Punjab Chief Minister visits residence of Zohra Bibi at Tibbi Kambovan Kasur

January 8, 2017 | Ministries

Lahore, January 08, 2017 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif visited Tibbi Kambovan Kasur today and offered condolences with the family of a 60 year old Zohra Bibi who died a few days ago due to non-provision of appropriate …

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Sindh Sartyoon Crafts Exhibition ends

January 8, 2017 | General

Karachi, January 08, 2017 (PPI-OT): A three day 4th Sindh Sartyoon Sang (together with friends) Crafts Exhibition aimed at empowering rural communities socially and economically by developing market linkages and to promote local indigenous crafts through proper marketing concluded on …

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Unfair price hike of essential commodities criticised

January 8, 2017 | Chambers of Commerce

Islamabad, January 08, 2017 (PPI-OT): Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders has asked government to check unfair hike in the price of essential items while strict action should be taken against profiteers. It expressed concern over the increasing trend in the …

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Punjab Chief Minister grieves over loss of precious human lives in road accidents at Jhelum and Sahiwal

January 8, 2017 | Ministries

Lahore, January 08, 2017 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has expressed deep sense of sorrow and grief over the loss of precious human lives in road accidents on GT Road Pind Matay Khan near Jhelum and near Yousafwala, …

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Punjab Chief Minister condoles on death of Rauf Sheikh

January 8, 2017 | Ministries

Lahore, January 08, 2017 (PPI-OT): Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has expressed deep sense of sorrow and grief over the sad demise of Rauf Sheikh, Senior Journalist and Editor Coordination “The News”. The Chief Minister has expressed condolences and …

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Military courts helped lower terror threat: ISPR

Rawalpindi, January 08, 2017 (PPI-OT): Military Courts were established through constitutional amendment in the environment of heightened terrorism. Routine judicial system was under stress wherein judicial set ups / judges were also subjected to act of terrorism. Therefore special constitutional …

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National Assembly Speaker and Deputy Speaker condoles on death of Ms. Jeda Khalid

January 8, 2017 | Government Institutions

Islamabad, January 08, 2017 (PPI-OT): Sardar Ayaz Sadiq, Speaker and Murtaza Javed Abbasi, Deputy Speaker National Assembly of Pakistan have condoled the death of Ms. Jeda Khalid former Member Provincial Assembly Punjab and Niece of the Ch. Shujaat Hussain President …

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Marvi Memon tours South Punjab to ensure timely release of Full Payments to Beneficiaries

January 8, 2017 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, January 08, 2017 (PPI-OT): Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) is committed to bring dignity, empowerment and meaning to life of its beneficiaries. Adoption of best international practices, technologically innovative solutions and zero tolerance for corruption make it a model …

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Reception on Board at Pakistan Maritime Security Ships Hingol and Basol

January 8, 2017 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, January 08, 2017 (PPI-OT): A colourful reception was arranged last evening on board at visiting Pakistan Maritime Security Ships ‘Hingol’ and ‘Basol’ who are currently in Sri Lanka for a 4-day port call as a reflective of strong multifaceted …

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More worst to come in Kashmir, warns Sinha-led panel

January 8, 2017 | General

Srinagar, January 08, 2017 (PPI-OT): The delegation led by former Indian Minister Yashwant Sinha has warned of catastrophic situation in 2017 and 2018 in Jammu and Kashmir if India fails to accept ground realties on the dispute. The delegation that …

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Sympathy with protesters by IOK assembly members fake

January 8, 2017 | General

Srinagar, January 08, 2017 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Kashmiri academics and political commentators have said that the sympathy expressed with protesters in the so-called Kashmir assembly is fake and devoid any sincerity.

In recent years, legislators from the opposition in …

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