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Mirwaiz urges India, Pakistan to resolve Kashmir dispute

June 21, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, has urged India and Pakistan to resolve the Kashmir dispute in the interest of humanity and peace. Mirwaiz Umar Farooq addressing the 56th Founding …

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GB Assembly will start general debate on Budget

June 21, 2019 | Aviation, General

Gilgit Baltistan Assembly will start general debate on the Budget for next fiscal year on Monday.

Speaker Gilgit Baltistan Assembly Fida Muhammad Nashad will preside.

As per procedure, opposition leader Shafi Khan will initiate the discussion on the budget.

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International Human Rights Commission appoints H.E. DR. Shehzad Amin as an official Ambassador at Large IHRC in Pakistan

June 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, June 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): International Human Rights Commission (IHRC) is working to strengthen and support all Nations capacity to engage in sustainable development through educational access, relief programs, ecological and bioethical reflections and actions, while taking in to consideration …

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PABF hosts Farewell Dinner for Patron-in-Chief, Margaret Adamson

June 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, June 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Australian Business Forum (PABF) bid farewell to H.E Margaret Adamson, Australian High Commissioner and Patron-in-Chief of PABF at a local hotel in Karachi. Chairman PABF Mr. Pervez H. Madraswala in his speech, thanked Mrs. …

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Shehryar Afridi urges refugee hosting countries to adopt solution-oriented approach to mitigate sufferings of displaced population

June 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, June 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Minister for SAFRON and Narcotics Control Shehryar Khan Afridi has urged the countries hosting refugees to adopt solution-oriented approach to mitigate the sufferings of refugees and evolve joint strategy to attract attention of those prosperous …

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NHA to provide Internship to 83 National Foreign Universities Students

June 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, June 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): As per vision of Prime Minister of Pakistan Mr. Imran Khan regarding provision of necessary training to the talented students of the universities so that they could play their due role in national development schemes, …

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SECP registered 1,323 companies in May

June 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, June 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): In May, the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) registered 1,323 new companies. As compared to the corresponding month of last financial year, it represents a 21 percent growth, raising the number of registered …

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APHC denounces re-arrest of Chief Spokesman

June 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference has strongly condemned the arrest of its Chief Spokesman, Ghulam Ahmad Gulzar after release on bail in Srinagar, today. The APHC in a statement issued in Srinagar, …

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Pakistan Navy conducts Annual Safety Review

June 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, June 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Navy Annual Safety Review 2018 was held at Karachi. Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi graced the occasion as Chief Guest. The safety review is held every year with an aim …

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Protest on Jammu-Srinagar highway after army vehicle hits boy

June 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, people, today, held a protest demonstration and blocked the traffic movement on Jammu-Srinagar highway in Qazigund after an army vehicle hit a minor boy. Reports said four years old Muzamil Ahmad Wagay …

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KEG discusses issues confronting media in IOK

June 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, a meeting of Kashmir Editors Guild (KEG) was held to discuss various issues confronting the media in Kashmir. The members resolved to create an atmosphere that will help create a free and …

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JI ban: tribunal records statements of 2 “protected” witnesses

June 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Tribunal headed by Justice Chander Shekhar of the Delhi High Court recorded statements of two “protected” witnesses produced by the Indian government to defend its decision to ban socio-religious organisation Jamaat-e-Islami in Kashmir. The …

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