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Archive for August, 2016

Water and Power Development Authority Chairman visits Neelum Jhelum Hydropower Project

August 31, 2016 | Legal & Politics

Lahore, August 31, 2016 (PPI-OT):The Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Chairman Lt Gen Muzammil Hussain (R) paid a comprehensive 3-day visit to the under-construction 969 MW-Neelum Jhelum Hydropower […]

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Chief Justice of Pakistan takes notice of killing of Barrister Fahad Malik

August 31, 2016 | General

Islamabad, August 31, 2016 (PPI-OT):The Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali has taken notice of the killing of Barrister Fahad Malik on 15.08.2016 in Islamabad. The […]

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Hurriyet forum condemns arrest spree in IOK

August 31, 2016 | General

Srinagar, August 31, 2016 (PPI-OT):In occupied Kashmir, the forum led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has strongly condemned arbitrary arrests and slapping of draconian Public Safety Act (PSA) against youth and […]

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Chinese delegation calls on Finance Minister

August 31, 2016 | Ministries

Islamabad, August 31, 2016 (PPI-OT):The Federal Minister for Finance, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar was called upon by Mr. Wang Shaofeng, Executive Vice President and Mr. Sheng Shendong, Deputy CEO/ Chief […]

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Federal Minister Sheikh Aftab meets Japanese Ambassador

August 31, 2016 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, August 31, 2016 (PPI-OT):People of Kashmir Must be given right to decide their own future, Federal Minister Tells Japanese Ambassador Japanese Ambassador to Pakistan Mr. Takashi Kurai calls on […]

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Indian forces attack journalist’s house in Srinagar

August 31, 2016 | General

Srinagar, August 31, 2016 (PPI-OT):In occupied Kashmir, the personnel of Indian police and paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force attacked and damaged the house of a senior photojournalist and harassed the […]

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Speaker Azad Jammu and Kashmir calls on Finance Minister

August 31, 2016 | Press Information Department

Islamabad, August 31, 2016 (PPI-OT):Speaker, Legislative Assembly of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Shah Ghulam Qadir, called on Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar here today. The Speaker apprised the Federal […]

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Kashmir Issue: Ayaz Sadiq’s letters to Speakers of 196 Parliaments

August 31, 2016 | General

Islamabad, August 31, 2016 (PPI-OT):The Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq has sent letters to the Speakers of 196 Parliaments to highlight the rampant, unending and gross human rights abuse […]

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Competition Commission of Pakistan releases meat sector report for public comments

August 31, 2016 | General

Islamabad, August 31, 2016 (PPI-OT):The Competition Commission of Pakistan has released a study on the meat sector in Pakistan for public comments, covering issues such as price monitoring and quality […]

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Malik, Kalwal shifted to JIC Humhama from Central Jail

August 31, 2016 | General

Srinagar, August 31, 2016 (PPI-OT):In occupied Kashmir, the authorities have shifted the illegally detained Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik, and party leader, Noor Muhammad Kalwal, […]

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Pakistan confident of Chinese support at International Forums: Speaker National Assembly

August 31, 2016 | General

Islamabad, August 31, 2016 (PPI-OT):Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq has said that Pakistan confidently count on Chinese support at international forums and genuine economic development. Referring to the historic […]

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Finance Minister witnesses signing ceremony of four agreements worth US$ 650 million with World Bank

August 31, 2016 | Ministries

Islamabad, August 31, 2016 (PPI-OT):Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar witnessed the signing ceremony of four agreements worth US$ 650 million with the World Bank today to support projects in […]

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