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Muslims, Hindus equally concerned about attack on Article 35-A

August 18, 2018 | General, Official News

New Delhi, August 18, 2018 (PPI-OT): Three Kashmiris, two Muslims and one belonging to Hindu community and hailing from Kotranka in Rajouri area of occupied Kashmir have submitted an intervention application in the Supreme Court of India seeking dismissal of …

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Ali Zafar for Kashmir settlement through talks

August 18, 2018 | General, Official News

New Delhi, August 18, 2018 (PPI-OT): Pakistan’s caretaker Minister for Law and Information, Syed Ali Zafar mentioned Kashmir dispute during a media interaction following his meeting with External Affairs Minister of India, Sushma Swaraj, in New Delhi. Syed Ali Zafar …

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India using courts to further its designs in IOK: Mirwaiz

August 18, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 18, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, has said that after failing to suppress the Kashmiris through use of brute force, India is now using courts to further its nefarious designs …

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Troops arrest 3 youth, vandalise property in Kulgam area

August 18, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 18, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops arrested three youth and vandalized property in Bhan area of Kulgam district. The troops launched a cordon and search operation in the area and conducted door-to-door searches. People took to …

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IHC approves protective bail of Asif Zardari in money laundering case

August 18, 2018 | Entertainment, General, Official News

Islamabad High Court has approved protective bail of former President Asif Ali Zardari in money laundering case.

Justice Gul Hassan Aurangzeb heard his bail petition.

Meanwhile, Lawyer of former President and Co-Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party has submitted an application to …

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Security forces recovered huge quantity of arms, ammunition in NW

August 18, 2018 | General, Official News

In North Waziristan, security forces have recovered a huge quantity of arms and ammunition in Mir Ali area of the District.

It includes sub-machine guns, rocket propelled grenades, hand grenades, wireless sets and scores of rounds.

Source: Radio Pakistan

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Naqeebullah murder case: ATC issues show cause notice to investigation officer

August 18, 2018 | Aviation, General

Anti-Terrorism Court in Karachi today (Saturday) issued show cause Notice to the investigation officer in Naqeebullah murder case for continuously non-appearing in the court.

The court expressed dismay over investigation officer, Dr. Rizwan for non-appearing on hearing in the court.…

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Chief Justice of Pakistan takes notice on media reports regarding assault on a citizen by Mr. Imran Ali Shah, MPA, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf at Karachi

August 17, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, August 18, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Justice Mian Saqib Nisar has taken notice of video viral on social media showing physical assault by Mr. Imran Ali Shah, MPA, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf on a citizen Mr. …

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Police tell HR body troops killed innocent youth in 1998

August 17, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 18, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, police admitted before the Human Rights Commission that a youth who was killed by the Indian troops in Phalilohar Pati Devar area in 1998 was not a militant. Mohammad Iqbal Shah, 22, …

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State Bank of Pakistan announces Eid-ul-Adha holidays

August 17, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, August 17, 2018 (PPI-OT): The State Bank of Pakistan will remain closed from 21st to 23rd August, 2018 (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday) on the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha.

For more information, contact:
Chief Spokesman,
State Bank of Pakistan (SBP)
Central …

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Unresolved Kashmir main cause of Pak, India tension

August 17, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 17, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League (JKPL), Mukhtar Ahmed Waza, has said that unresolved Kashmir dispute is the main cause of tension between Pakistan and India. Mukhtar …

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JRL calls for complete shutdown in IOK on August 26-27

August 17, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 17, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik, today, called for a two-day shutdown on August 26 and 27 against the onslaught on the …

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