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Football: National Challenge Cup Final will witness new emerging champion of Pakistan

May 25, 2013 | Government Institutions

Lahore, May 25, 2013 (PPI-OT): National Challenge Cup 2013 Final will witness the new emerging champion of Pakistan. For the past ten days, football fans witnessed exciting encounters among top 16 teams of Pakistan Premier League (PPL) and Pakistan Football Federation League (PFFL). According to the press release issued here by PFF. In the First […]

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President expresses shock over Loss of lives of School Children

Islamabad, May 25, 2013 (PPI-OT): President Asif Ali Zardari has expressed deep shock and concern over the tragic incident of a School van in Gujrat this morning which resulted into the loss of precious lives of school children while injuring many others. The President expressed his heartfelt sympathies with the bereaved families over the irreparable […]

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Prime Minister grieved over deaths of children in School Van incident

Islamabad, May 25, 2013 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Justice (R) Mir Hazar Khan Khoso was shaken to learn about the tragic incident of a school van carrying children to school in Gujrat in which many innocent children lost their lives. The Prime Minister expressed sympathies with the families of those who lost their loved ones and […]

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Election Commission clarifies that appointment of Chief Election Commissioner and Members of the Election Commission has been made in accordance with relevant provisions of the Constitution

May 25, 2013 | Government Institutions

Islamabad, May 25, 2013 (PPI-OT): On 23rd May, 2013 a private TV channel telecast a TV Talk Show “Takrar” showing a live discussion with Dr. Tahir-ul-Qadri in which Dr. Qadri has objected to the appointment of the Hon’ble CEC as well as Hon’ble Members Election Commission of Pakistan being unconstitutional and illegal and has also […]

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Focal Group of Karachi Water Sewerage Board, Local Government visits different areas of the city and collect 44 samples which were tested for Negleria and found satisfactory

Karachi, May 25, 2013 (PPI-OT): The nominated Focal Group of GOS, Local Government and Karachi Water and Sewerage Board visited different areas of the city including Jamsheed Town, Liaqatabad Town, Gulshan-e-Iqbal Town, Shah Faisal Town and Gadap Town. 44 samples were collected on the fourth day, Saturday 25-05-2013. Samples collected were tested in Department of […]

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Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry welcomes Saudi Arabia’s bail-out package

May 25, 2013 | Chambers of Commerce

Karachi, May 25, 2013 (PPI-OT): The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has welcomed the Saudi Arabia’s generous offer to bail out Pakistan from its ongoing energy crisis. The President FPCCI, Zubair Ahmed Malik has said that brotherly country Saudi Arabia is expected to extend a bailout package of about $15 billion […]

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Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry President demands representation of Islamabad Chamber on Board of Directors of Islamabad Club

May 25, 2013 | Chambers of Commerce

Islamabad, May 25, 2013 (PPI-OT): Mr. Arif Mahmud Khan, Secretary Islamabad Club visited Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) for having a meeting with business leaders of Federal Capital. Speaking on the occasion, Mr.Zafar Bakhtawari, President ICCI said ICCI is playing a key and vital role in improving the image of Islamabad by involving […]

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People stage massive pro-freedom demos in Tral

May 25, 2013 | General

Srinagar, May 25, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, people staged massive pro-freedom demonstrations at Hari-Parigam in Tral, the native village of martyred youth, Rafiq Ahmad Ahangar. Rafiq Ahmad Ahangar embraced martyrdom in a clash with Indian troops in Buchoo Baala area of Tral on Friday. As soon as the word about his martyrdom spread, villagers […]

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IHK HC quashes PSA detention of minor

May 25, 2013 | Misc.

Srinagar, May 25, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court has quashed the detention order of a minor, who had been booked under draconian law, Public Safety Act, in March this year. A bench of Justice Virender Singh quashed detention order of Adil Ashraf Khan of Seer area of Sopore after his counsel, Mian […]

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International Security Assistance Force and Pakistani Leadership discuss shared regional goals

May 25, 2013 | Embassies

Islamabad, May 25, 2013 (PPI-OT): Gen. Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, Chief of Army Staff, Pakistani Army and Gen. Joseph F. Dunford, commander of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF), met today as part of the continuing effort to strengthen cooperation and regional stability. This was Dunford’s second visit to Pakistan as the commander of ISAF. During […]

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IHK HCBA terms Srinagar encounter as fake

May 25, 2013 | Misc.

Srinagar, May 25, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association (HCBA) has termed the killing of a youth, Hilal Ahmed Rather, by Indian troops in Srinagar as a fake encounter. The HCBA in a statement in Srinagar said, the claim of police that Hilal was killed in an encounter is rejected by […]

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Concern expressed over Gilani’s continued house arrest

May 25, 2013 | Misc.

Srinagar, May 25, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the forum patronised by the veteran Hurriyet leader, Syed Ali Gilani has expressed serious concern over his continued illegal house arrest. The forum spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said that since his arrival from Delhi in March this year, Syed Ali Gilani was virtually in […]

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