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Problems of Industrialists will be solved on priority basis: Dawood

December 26, 2020 |

Advisor to Prime Minister on Commerce and Investment Abdul Razaq Dawood has said all the genuine problems of Industrialists will be solved on priority basis to speed up the process of industrialization in the country. Talking to the Industrialists and businessmen of Punjab in Lahore, today (Saturday), he said duty on import of raw material […]

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GB govt approves risk allowance for employees of health department

December 26, 2020 |

The Government of Gilgit Baltistan has approved the risk allowance for the 4200 employees of health department serving in the region. Gilgit Baltistan finance department has issued notification in this regard. According to notification, 3445 employees from grade 1 to 16 will get 12000rs and 557 employees from 17 and above will get 24000 rupees […]

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Panjgur: Two killed, eight injured in blast near football stadium

December 26, 2020 |

Two persons were killed and eight others injured in a blast near a football stadium in Panjgur district of Balochistan today (Saturday). According to police sources, the blast occurred when people were moving towards the stadium. Law enforcement agencies reached the site and shifted the bodies and injured to nearby hospital.   Source: Radio Pakistan

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Govt eliminated political interference in institutions: Governor Punjab

December 26, 2020 |

Punjab Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar has said that incumbent government has eliminated political interference in institutions and public service mechanism has improved. Talking to a delegation in Lahore, he said next general elections will be held in 2023 and all conspiracies doom to fail. The Governor said that industrial sector is being revived in province […]

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COVID-19 Claims 7 more lives, infects 812 others

December 26, 2020 |

Karachi, December 26, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that seven more patients died overnight lifting the death toll to 3,469 and 812 new cases emerged when 11,040 samples were tested. A statement issued here from CM house on Saturday, he said that seven more patients lost their lives overnight […]

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Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has directed to continue administrative measures to stabilize the prices of essential commodities

December 26, 2020 |

Lahore, December 26, 2020 (PPI-OT): Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has directed to continue administrative measures to stabilize the prices of essential commodities besides ensuring their availability to the people at fixed prices. The chief minister further directed to keep a vigilant eye on the hoarders and profiteers besides launching a crackdown against them. […]

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Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has expressed deep sense of sorrow and grief over the tragic incident of helicopter crash in Gilgit-Baltistan

December 26, 2020 |

Lahore, December 26, 2020 (PPI-OT): Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has expressed deep sense of sorrow and grief over the tragic incident of helicopter crash in Gilgit Baltistan. The Chief Minister paid tributes to the martyrs including pilot Maj. M. Hussain, Co. Pilot Maj. Ayaz Hussain, Naik Inzamam Alam and soldier M. Farooq. The […]

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2.19 million Income tax returns filed

December 26, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 26, 2020 (PPI-OT): The taxpayers’, who filed Income Tax Returns till 8th December, 2020 were 1.78 million. That number has further increased to 2.19 million with the addition of 377,766 more returns filed from 9th December till the issuance of this Press Release. Income Tax paid during filing of returns stood at Rs. […]

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Modi should keep Hitler’s fate in mind: AJK President

December 26, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 26, 2020 (PPI-OT): Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) President Sardar Masood Khan has reminded India the fateful end of Adolf Hitler’s adventurism, and said that if random use of force had been the solution of issues, the Nazi dictator would have been ruling Europe and the Soviet Union after the World War-II. “If […]

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Pakistan Post moves to 67th position in World Rankings

December 26, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 26, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Post has moved up by 27 places from 94th to 67th position in the Universal Postal Union (the global organization of postal services) World Rankings 2020. The ranking is based on best service, confidence over service quality, reach, hard work and dedication. In 2016, Pakistan Post was ranked 94th […]

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Pakistan’s Armed Forces fully prepared to deal with any misadventure: Naval Chief

December 26, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 26, 2020 (PPI-OT): Naval Chief Admiral Amjad Khan Niazi says Pakistan’s Armed Forces are well aware of all sorts of nefarious designs and also fully prepared all the time to deal with them. He was addressing 114th Midshipmen Passing out Parade at Pakistan Naval Academy in Karachi on Saturday. The Naval Chief said […]

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Billion Tree Honey Initiative will stimulate Pakistani economy: Yang Rong

December 26, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 26, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Billion Tree Honey Initiative recently launched by Prime Minister Imran Khan will be a workable project to alleviate poverty and develop the bee products sector and will lead to broad prospects of Pak-China cooperation in this field. These views were expressed by the Chairman China Bee Products Association, Yang […]

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