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Archive for June, 2013

Massive anti-India demonstrations in Sumbal

June 30, 2013 | Misc.

Srinagar, June 30, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, forceful anti-India demonstrations were held in Sumbal area of Bandipora, today, against the killing of two civilians by Indian troops. A civilian, Irfan Ahmad Ganai, was shot dead by the troops during a siege and search operation late last night at Markandey in Sumbal. One more youth, […]

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On directions of Managing Director Karachi Water Sewerage Board officials of Water Board raid bogus mineral water

June 30, 2013 | Misc.

Karachi, June 30, 2013 (PPI-OT): On the directions of Managing Director Karachi Water and Sewerage Board Misbahuddin Farid KW and SB Superintendent Engineer M. Riaz and Executive Engineer Eijaz Ahmed raided a bogus mineral water factory at Plot No P.P-I Khuwaja Street Block 1, next to Shell Petrol Pump in front of N.E.D University. This […]

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18th Chief of the Naval Staff Open Golf Championship ends

June 30, 2013 | Government Institutions

Karachi, June 30, 2013 (PPI-OT): CNS Open golf championship is the most significant Golf event in Pakistan Golf Federation calendar of events with highest prize money of 5.1 million this time. The tournament was played from 27th-30th June 2013 at Karachi Golf Club. The Championship was open to various categories including 18 holes match for […]

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Prime Ministers Muhammad Nawaz Sharif and David Cameron reiterate their confidence in future of Pakistan and United Kingdom’s relations

June 30, 2013 | Government Institutions

Islamabad, June 30, 2013 (PPI-OT): Prime Ministers Muhammad Nawaz Sharif and David Cameron today reiterated their confidence in the future of Pakistan and UK relations, committing to intensive co-operation as equals towards greater progress and prosperity. They agreed to find new ways to make the close and cooperative friendship beneficial for the people in both […]

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Pakistani students should opt for Malaysian Varsities: Consul General

June 30, 2013 | Government Institutions

Karachi, June 30, 2013 (PPI-OT): Malaysia is the emerging hub of higher education in South East Asia and Pakistani students should avail this opportunity. Malaysia with 21 public universities, 5 branch campuses of UK and Australian universities, 33plus private universities and more than 500 higher education institutes provide a diverse range of courses in various […]

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Business Forum Strengthening Trade Relations between Indonesia and Pakistan to be held on 8 July 2013

June 30, 2013 | Misc.

Karachi, June 30, 2013 (PPI-OT): In order to further strengthen the trade relations between two brotherly countries, Indonesia and Pakistan, the Ministry of Trade of the Republic of Indonesia in collaboration with Indonesian Embassy in Islamabad and Indonesian Consulate General in Karachi as well as the Pakistan-Indonesia Business Forum (PIBF) will organize a Business Forum […]

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Improvement in law and order situation, protection to lives and properties of public are my top priorities: Inspector General of Police Punjab

June 29, 2013 | Government Institutions

Lahore, June 29, 2013 (PPI-OT): The improvement in the law and order situation, protection to the lives and properties of the public, timely justice, and fight against crimes and terrorism are my top priorities. A comprehensive strategy will be put into practice to accomplish these priorities. In order to eliminate terrorism from the province, close […]

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Speech by Chief of Army Staff Gen Kayani at passing out parade at Sri Lankan Military Academy

Rawalpindi, June 29, 2013 (PPI-OT): General Jagath Jayasuriya, Commander Sri Lanka Army, Brigadier Indunil Ranasinghe, Commandant Sri Lanka Military Academy, Faculty Members and Instructional Staff, Parents and Families of Officer Cadets, Ladies and Gentlemen! Assalam – o – Alaikum, Good Morning and Ayubown It is a matter of honour and privilege for me to have […]

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President accords assent to the Finance Bill 2013

Islamabad, June 29, 2013 (PPI-OT): President Asif Ali Zardari today, on the advice of the Prime Minister, assented to the Finance Bill 2013 to give effect to the financial proposals of the Federal Government for the financial year beginning on the first day of July, 2013 and to amend certain laws. The Finance Bill was […]

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President Zardari says Pakistan is a staunch supporter of peace and stability in Afghanistan

Islamabad, June 29, 2013 (PPI-OT): President Asif Ali Zardari has said that Pakistan is a staunch supporter of peace and stability in Afghanistan and it would continue to support every effort aimed at restoring sustainable and long-term peace to the war-torn country. This he said during his meeting with the British Prime Minister Mr. David […]

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Interior minister forms committee on Dr Aafia siddiqui’s case, issues other important directives

Islamabad, June 29, 2013 (PPI-OT): Federal Minister for Interior and Narcotics Control, Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has formed a committee on Dr. Aafia Siddiqui’s case which will present its recommendations to the Cabinet to facilitate her repatriation to Pakistan. The Minister has also directed that Interior Ministry’s Task Force on Missing Persons should be formed […]

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British High Commissioner calls on Interior Minister

Islamabad, June 29, 2013 (PPI-OT): The British High Commissioner, Mr. Adam M. Thomson called on the Federal Minister for Interior and Narcotics Control, Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan here Saturday. They discussed matters of mutual interest including Prime Minister David Cameron’s visit to Pakistan and welfare of Pakistanis living in the UK. The High Commissioner thanked […]

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