2020 December : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for December, 2020

Qadri urges Scholars, Media for dissemination of Islam’s message of harmony and peace

December 31, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 31, 2020 (PPI-OT):Minister for Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony Sahibzada Noor-ul-Haq Qadri has urged religious scholars and educational institutions, media to play their due role for dissemination of Islam’s message of harmony and peace. Addressing the concluding session of the two days international conference on “ Contemporary challenges for Dawah and their elucidation […]

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China, Pakistan reaffirm to work closely to promote CPECs positive contributions

December 31, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 31, 2020 (PPI-OT):China and Pakistan have reaffirmed to work closely to promote China Pakistan Economic Corridor’s positive contributions. This resolve was expressed at the second meeting of CPEC Joint Working Group on International Cooperation and Coordination in Urumqi, China. The meeting was co-chaired by Foreign Secretary Sohail Mahmood and Chinese Vice-Foreign Minister Luo […]

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Foreign Minister invites Japanese investors to invest in Pakistan

December 31, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 31, 2020 (PPI-OT):Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has invited Japanese investors to invest in Pakistan in various fields. Talking to Japanese Ambassador to Pakistan Kuninori Matsuda in Islamabad on Thursday, he said all possible facilities will be provided to the investors. The Minister said there are diverse opportunities to promote bilateral relations in […]

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Interior Minister lauds role of FC to curb menace of terrorism

December 31, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 31, 2020 (PPI-OT):Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmad has lauded the role of Frontier Constabulary to curb the menace of terrorism and maintain law and order in the country. Addressing the personnel of Frontier Constabulary in Peshawar on Thursday, he said the nation will always remember the sacrifices rendered by the security personnel for […]

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Prime Minister directs to take all measures to prevent rise in prices of essential items

December 31, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 31, 2020 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Imran Khan has given clear instructions to take all measures to prevent rise in prices of wheat flour, sugar and pulses as these commodities are essential items for any poor family. He was chairing weekly review meeting of priority areas in Islamabad today (Thursday). The Prime Minister also emphasized […]

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Pakistan condemns extra-judicial killing of three more innocent Kashmiris in fake-encounter

December 31, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 31, 2020 (PPI-OT):Pakistan has strongly condemned extra-judicial killing of three more innocent Kashmiris in yet another fake-encounter by Indian occupation forces in IIOJK. Foreign Office Spokesperson Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri, in a statement, reiterated Pakistan’s call for independent inquiry under international scrutiny to investigate the unabated extra-judicial killings of Kashmiris by Indian occupation forces […]

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CJP takes notice of burning of shrine of Hindu saint in Karak

December 31, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 31, 2020 (PPI-OT):Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Gulzar Ahmed has taken notice of burning of the shrine of a Hindu saint by a mob in Karak and fixed the matter for hearing on Tuesday next. According to a press release issued by the Supreme Court, the Chief Justice has also directed the […]

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HCJP takes notice of burning of shrine of Hindu saint

December 31, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 31, 2020 (PPI-OT):Dr. Ramesh Kumar, MNA and Patron in Chief Pakistan Hindu Council called on the Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Justice Gulzar Ahmed at Supreme Court Branch Registry Karachi today and discussed the issue regarding desecration/burning of shrine of Hindu saint Shri Paramhans Ji Maharaj by a mob in Karak KPK. […]

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China Commits RMB 659.8 million (US$ 100 million) grant assistance for rehabilitation of N-5

December 31, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 31, 2020 (PPI-OT):H.E. Mr. Nong Rong, Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Pakistan called on Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar, Minister for Economic Affairs in his office today. During the meeting, Pak-China economic relations, CPEC projects and other matters of mutual interest were discussed. The Minister for Economic Affairs lauded the grant assistance […]

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Condemning killing of three more innocent Kashmiris in fake-encounter, Pakistan calls for International scrutiny into extra-judicial killings in IIOJK

December 31, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 31, 2020 (PPI-OT):Pakistan strongly condemns extra-judicial killing of three more innocent Kashmiris, including a young high school student in yet another fake-encounter by Indian occupation forces in Srinagar, IIOJK. Pakistan reiterates its call for independent inquiry under international scrutiny to investigate the unabated extra-judicial killings of Kashmiris by Indian occupation forces and to […]

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IT Minister inaugurates disaster recovery center Lahore for National Data Center of NTC says DRC Lahore to strengthen security, availability of Government data

December 31, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 31, 2020 (PPI-OT):Federal Minister for IT and Telecommunication Syed Amin Ul Haque on Thursday virtually inaugurated the Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) Lahore for National Data Center (NDC) of National Telecommunication Corporation (NTC). The new site is a full-fledged Data center which will not only work as backup to existing Data Center but will […]

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Shehryar Afridi urges media to expose Indian proxies working targeting Pakistan in violation of International laws

December 31, 2020 |

Islamabad, December 31, 2020 (PPI-OT):Chairman Kashmir Committee Shehryar Khan Afridi Thursday said that EU Disinfo Lab has exposed a network of Indian fake proxies in violation of international norms and freedom of speech and expression. He expressed these views while talking to a delegation of the EU-Pak Friendship Federation. The delegation was led by the […]

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