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Archive for March, 2013

30 Probable announced for International Cricket Council Champions Trophy in England

March 31, 2013 | Government Institutions

Lahore, March 31, 2013 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Cricket Board announces the following 30 Probables for the ICC Champions Trophy 2013 scheduled to be played in England from June 6, 2013. The players are: 1. Nasir Jamshed 2. Mohammad Hafeez 3. Imran Farhat 4. Ahmed Shahzad 5. Misbah-ul-Haq 6. Harris Sohail 7. Asad Shafiq 8. Umer Akmal […]

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Pakistan Cricket Board condoles death of Umar Babry’s father

March 31, 2013 | Government Institutions

Lahore, March 31, 2013 (PPI-OT): Chairman Pakistan Cricket Board Ch. Zaka Ashraf, Chief Operating Officer Subhan Ahmad, Director General Javed Miandad and Chairperson Women’s Wing Ms. Bushra Aitizaz have condoled the sad demise of Father of Mr. Umar Babry, PCB Photographer. The PCB hierarchy and its entire staff pray to Almighty to bestow the departed […]

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Final of Faysal Bank Super Eight T20 Cup 2012-13

March 31, 2013 | Government Institutions

Lahore, March 31, 2013 (PPI-OT): Live ball by ball coverage will be available on PCB official website www.pcb.com.pk Day Six March 31, 2013 Final GADDAFI STADIUM, LAHORE Faisalabad Wolves: 158-3 in 20 overs (Asif Ali 70*, 6x4s, 3x6s, 49 balls, Misbah-ul-Haq 36*, 2x4s, 3x6s, 25 balls, Farrukh Shahzad 30, 5x4s, 31 balls, Shoaib Malik 1-10) […]

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Prime Minister felicitates Christians on Easter

March 31, 2013 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, March 31, 2013 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Mir Hazar Khan Khoso has felicitated the Christian community around the world including the Christian community in Pakistan on the blessed occasion of Easter. In his special message on the occasion, the Prime Minister said that the festival reminded us of our commitment to share our joys with […]

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Kashmiri students thrashed in Bangalore, two injured

March 31, 2013 | Misc.

Srinagar, March 31, 2013 (PPI-OT): Two Kashmiri students were injured after a group of undergraduates attacked them with rods and iron chairs in Bangalore, India. Kashmiri students pursuing B Tech at Ghousia College of Engineering in Ramanagaram on Bangalore outskirts in Karnataka told a Srinagar-based daily over phone that a group of undergraduates let loose […]

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Miscreants explode two towers of 220 KV Guddu double circuit transmission lines near Chattar district Naseerabad

March 31, 2013 | Government Institutions

Lahore, March 31, 2013 (PPI-OT): The spokesman of National Transmission and Despatch Company Limited (NTDCL) has said that unknown miscreants exploded two towers of 220 KV Guddu – Sibbi double circuit transmission line near Chattar District Naseerabad. However, NTDCL engineers restored power supply through alternate sources. The spokesman further said that last night, unknown miscreants […]

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Dozens remain lodged in various police stations of Srinagar

March 31, 2013 | Misc.

Srinagar, March 31, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, dozens of youth are presently lodged in different police stations of Srinagar for participating in recent demonstrations against the hanging of Muhammad Afzal Guru while dossiers have also been issued to book five persons under the draconian law, Public Safety Act (PSA). A Srinagar-based daily reported that […]

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Glowing tributes paid to Ashfaq Wani, other martyrs

March 31, 2013 | Misc.

Srinagar, March 31, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, pro-freedom leaders and organizations have paid glowing tributes to prominent liberation leader, Ashfaq Majeed Wani, on his martyrdom anniversary. The Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Muhammad Yasin Malik, who is under house arrest in Srinagar, in a statement said that Ashfaq Majeed Wani was a […]

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Puppet administration afraid of Gilani: Er Rasheed

March 31, 2013 | Misc.

Srinagar, March 31, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the so-called Kashmir Legislative Assembly witnessed uproarious scenes when a member said that the puppet administration was afraid of the veteran Kashmiri Hurriyet leader, Syed Ali Gilani, and had kept him under continued house arrest. The issue came up when pro-India National Conference legislator, Dr Mustafa Kamaal, […]

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Aasiya condemns Fehmida Sofi’s continued illegal detention

March 31, 2013 | Misc.

Srinagar, March 31, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairperson of Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM), Aasiya Andrabi, has condemned the continued illegal detention of party activist, Fehmida Sofi. Aasiya Andrabi in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the authorities had pushed Fehmida Sofi to the verge of death in jail. She said, “Fehmida has been lodged […]

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Tahir Sofi’s family demands probe into his murder

March 31, 2013 | Misc.

Srinagar, March 31, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the family of a student, Tahir Ahmad Sofi, who was shot dead by Indian troops in Baramulla, last month, has moved an application before the National Human Rights Commission of India seeking independent and impartial probe to bring his killer to justice. Junaid Ahmad Sofi, brother of […]

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MMM announces fresh protest calendar in IHK

March 31, 2013 | Misc.

Srinagar, March 31, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Muttahida Majlis-e-Mushawrat (MMM), a representative forum of pro-liberation organisations, spearheading the movement to seek return of mortal remains of Kashmiri leaders, Muhammad Maqbool Butt and Muhammad Afzal Guru, on Sunday announced a fresh protest calendar for the coming week. As per the calendar issued after a […]

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