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President Alvi: Pakistan, Malaysia have scope in investment, tourism sectors

August 16, 2019 |

Pakistani President Dr Arif Alvi said Friday that Pakistan and Malaysia can explore the scope of their close and fraternal ties, particularly in the fields of investment and tourism.

Talking to High Commissioner-designate to Malaysia Amna Baloch here at the …

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PTI holds rally to observe Indian Independence Day as a Black Day

August 15, 2019 |

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf held a rally in front of Foreign Office Islamabad to mark Indian Independence Day as a Black Day today.

A larger number of PTI leaders and workers participated in the rally.

They were holding banners, flags of Pakistan …

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Protest rallies taken out to observe Indian Independence Day as Black Day

August 15, 2019 |

In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, a rally was taken out in Parachinar, the headquarters of Kurram district today.

Addressing the rally, the speakers asked the United Nations and other international organizations to put pressure on India to stop massive human rights violations …

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OIC-IPHRC strongly condemns ongoing security clampdown in Indian Occupied Kashmir

August 15, 2019 |

The OIC Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission (IPHRC) joined the international community in strongly condemning the ongoing security lockdown/curfews and communications blackout in Jammu and Kashmir (IOK) by the Indian occupation forces, which remained in place even during the festive …

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Govt has priority to make SEZs fully functional at earliest: PM

August 9, 2019 |

Prime Minister Imran Khan says the government has a priority to make Special Economic Zones (SEZs) fully functional at the earliest and provide electricity, gas, water, road infrastructure there.

He was speaking at a briefing on current condition of special …

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Malaysia among countries chosen by Saudi Arabia to implement ‘EYAB’ project

August 8, 2019 |

Malaysia is among the three countries chosen by the Government of Saudi Arabia to implement the EYAB pioneer project, an initiative to facilitate the return journey of the pilgrims to their respective home country, said Deputy Prime Minister Dr. Wan …

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Kuwait calls for ending plight of prisoners in Syria

August 8, 2019 |

Kuwait has affirmed the necessity of releasing prisoners in Syria, calling on the local parties to cooperate with United Nations Special Envoy Geir Pedersen, to try to end the plight of those languishing behind iron bars.

The call was made …

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India can’t hold Kashmiris hostage for long time: Dr. Firdous

August 7, 2019 |

Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan says India cannot hold Kashmiris hostage for a long time.

Addressing a news conference along with Kashmiri leaders in Islamabad on Wednesday, she said India's nefarious …

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Punjab Govt prepares master plan to develop Soon Valley as a tourist site

August 7, 2019 |

The Punjab government has prepared a master plan to develop Soon Valley as a tourist site. In first phase, uplift schemes costing Rs 200 million would be started in the area.

This was revealed during a meeting presided over by …

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China opposes unilateral change in status of state of Jammu and Kashmir by India

August 7, 2019 |

China has opposed unilateral change in the status of the state of Jammu and Kashmir by India.

Talking to Radio Pakistan's correspondent Haider Abbas in Islamabad on Wednesday, Chinese Ambassador Yao Jing said Jammu and Kashmir is a disputed territory; …

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Saudi Crown Prince receives phone call from Pakistan PM

August 7, 2019 |

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, deputy premier and minister of defense, received a phone call from Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday.

During the telephone conversation, they discussed developments of the situation in the region and efforts exerted …

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OIC condemns terrorist attack in Egypt

August 7, 2019 |

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has condemned Monday's terrorist attack near the National Cancer Institute in Kasr al-Ainy area of Cairo, in the Arab Republic of Egypt, which left dozens of people dead and injured.

In a statement on …

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