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PIA pre-Hajj operation concludes successfully

August 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, August 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): PIA Pre- Hajj operation of transporting intending pilgrims to Saudi Arabia concluded successfully transporting more than 68,000 intending pilgrims with a flight punctuality of more than 95 percent. PIA operated 225 flights to Saudi Arabia. …

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Sindh Enrollment and Retention Drive Phase-II launched

August 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, August 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): The School Education and Literacy Department, Government of Sindh, in collaboration with Unicef launched on Thursday ‘Sindh Enrollment and Retention Drive Phase II’ to disseminate key messages and create ownership among relevant stakeholders and officials …

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Meeting of the Committee on Rules of Procedure and Privileges held at Parliament House

August 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, August 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Senate Committee on Procedure and Privileges was held on Thursday, the 16 August, 2018. Chaired by Senator Sardar Muhammad Azam Khan Musakhel, the meeting was attended by Senator Usman Khan Kakar, Senator Brig (R) …

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Holidays Notice – Eid-Ul-Adha and Summer Bank Holiday

August 16, 2018 | General, Official News

London, August 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): The High Commission for Pakistan, London and its Sub-Missions at Birmingham, Bradford, Glasgow and Manchester will remain closed on the following occasions:

1. Tuesday and Wednesday, 21 and 22 August 2018, on the occasion of …

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KMC Council approves 8 resolutions. Mayor Karachi Wasim Akhtar preside over general meeting

August 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, August 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): Mayor Karachi Wasim Akhtar said KMC Council will support and cooperate with any government who would perform public welfare works. The new government must work beyond everything for resolving basic issues in the city and …

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Overseas Pakistanis Foundation and British Council signs MoU for faculty development

August 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, August 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): Overseas Pakistanis Foundation (OPF) and British Council Islamabad, in a landmark initiative, agreed upon a faculty development program for OPF educational institutions. Both the organizations have jointly devised a two years faculty development program through …

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Unfurling Indian flag will not affect Kashmir dispute: JKML

August 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League (JKML) has said that unfurling Indian flag under the siege of occupation forces inside the four walls of Bakhshi Stadium will not affect the disputed nature …

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Four Indian troops injured in Kupwara attack

August 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, four Indian troops were injured in an attack in Kupwara district, today. The troops came under attack when they launched a cordon and search operation in Nowgam area of the district. The …

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Beerwah shuts on 2nd martyrdom anniversary of 4 civilians

August 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown was observed in Beerwah area of Budgam district, today, to mark the martyrdom anniversary of four civilians. According to Kashmir Media Service, the civilians, Muhammad Ashraf Wani, Manzoor Ahmed Lone, …

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TDAP Sukkur organizes one day training programme for exporters, traders and growers of Khairpur and Sukkur districts

August 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, August 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): TDAP Sukkur in pursuance of Secretary TDAP announcement regarding “National Exporters Training Programme” in his meeting on 7th March, 2018 at Darbar hall Khairpur organized one day training programme for exporters, traders and growers of …

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Authorities flayed for turning IOK into military garrison

August 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement (JKSM) has condemned the authorities for turning the entire Valley into a military garrison. Hurriyat leader and the JKSM Chairman, Zafar Akbar Butt in a statement …

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Demos, clashes in Pulwama area during CASO

August 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, forceful demonstrations erupted after Indian troops launched a cordon and search operation at Drubgam area of Pulwama district, today. As soon as the troops launched the operation, people took to the streets …

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