May 12, 2013 - AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for May 12th, 2013

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Caretaker Minister for Information congratulates newly elected public representative

May 12, 2013 | Government Institutions

Peshawar, May 12, 2013 (PPI-OT): The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Caretaker Minister for Information and Public Relations, Mossarat Qadeem while congratulating the newly elected public representatives, has said that the active participation of public particularly women and youth in general elections 2013 gave a hope to make a New Pakistan and developed nation. She said that Pakistan […]

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Prime Minister condemns suicide attack near the residence of Inspector General Police Balochistan

Islamabad, May 12, 2013 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Justice ® Mir Hazar Khan Khoso has strongly condemned the suicide attack near the residence of IG Police Balochistan in Quetta today, resulting in the death of a person besides injuries to several others as well as damage to property. The Prime Minister directed the provincial government to […]

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Gilani’s continued house detention undemocratic: Hakim

May 12, 2013 | Misc.

Srinagar, May 12, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the President of pro-India People’s Democratic Front (PDF) and member of the so-called Legislative Assembly, Hakim Muhammad Yasin, has expressed serious concern over the continued house arrest of the veteran Hurriyet leader, Syed Ali Gilani, demanding lifting of all restrictions imposed on him. Hakim Muhammad Yasin addressing […]

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Strong Pakistan imperative for Kashmir settlement

May 12, 2013 | Misc.

Srinagar, May 12, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the veteran Kashmiri Hurriyet leader, Syed Ali Gilani, and senior APHC leader, Shabbir Ahmed Shah, have said that strong and stable Pakistan is imperative for the success of ongoing Kashmir liberation movement and resolution of lingering Kashmir dispute. In separate interviews, the two leaders congratulated the people […]

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JKML concerned over Aalam’s deteriorating health in jail

May 12, 2013 | Misc.

Srinagar, May 12, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League (JKML) has expressed serious concern over the deteriorating health of its illegally detained Vice Chairman, Masarrat Aalam Butt. The JKML General Secretary, Abdul Ahad Para in a statement issued in Srinagar said that Masarrat Aalam Butt was presented in the court […]

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Years on: Justice eludes family of custodial murder victim

May 12, 2013 | Misc.

Srinagar, May 12, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, justice continues to elude the family of Bashir Ahmed Butt, a resident of Nesbal, Sumbal, who was killed by Indian troops and police personnel in 2001, despite the passage of twelve years. Syeda Begum, the wife of Bashir Ahmed Butt in a media interview said that her […]

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Pulwama killings: police quiz locals, witnesses

May 12, 2013 | Misc.

Srinagar, May 12, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the police have questioned over a dozen persons so far in connection with the recent killing of two persons including an Assistant Sub-Inspector of police in Pulwama district. The persons, including those present at the spot where the ASI was killed, were questioned by the Special Investigation […]

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Acquitted, Kashmiri man still not released from Tihar jail

May 12, 2013 | Misc.

Srinagar, May 12, 2013 (PPI-OT): A day after Times of India reported how two Kashmiri men were acquitted by the Delhi high court after spending seven years in jail, one of these men, Mushtaq Ahmed Kaloo, is still in Tihar jail. Mushtaq’s family has been waiting outside Tihar jail for three days hoping for his […]

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Thousands of Kashmiri mothers await return of their disappeared sons

May 12, 2013 | Misc.

Srinagar, May 12, 2013 (PPI-OT): When most parts of the world are observing Mothers’ Day, today, thousands of Kashmiri women continue to wait for the return of their sons disappearance in custody of Indian troops in occupied Kashmir, during the past twenty-four years. A report released by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service, on […]

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India continuing its hold on IHK by corruption and coercion

May 12, 2013 | Misc.

Srinagar, May 12, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Muhammad Yasin Malik has said that India is continuing its illegal hold on Kashmir through corruption and coercion since 1947. Muhammad Yasin Malik in a media interview in Srinagar said that in the past 66 years, India had used […]

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Election Commission of Pakistan would like to congratulate the people of Pakistan on historic elections

May 12, 2013 | Government Institutions

Islamabad, May 12, 2013 (PPI-OT): The Election Commission of Pakistan would like to congratulate the people of Pakistan on a historic elections. As per reports received by the Commission thus far, the elections throughout the country were largely free and fair and passed without any major incident. The exception to this was obviously in Karachi […]

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Polling process of General Elections successfully completed and Election Commission of Pakistan congratulates the people of Pakistan on this historic election

May 12, 2013 | Government Institutions

Islamabad, May 12, 2013 (PPI-OT): The polling process of General Elections-2013 have successfully been completed and the ECP congratulates the people of Pakistan on this historic election which became a success due to the spirit, resolve and patience of all the public of Pakistan. Result of both the National and Provincial Assemblies are being received […]

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