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United States Ambassador Paul Jones visits Roshan Pakistan Academy

February 19, 2020 | General, Official News

Karachi, February 19, 2020 (PPI-OT):U.S. Ambassador Paul Jones paid a surprise visit to the more than 200 primary school students attending Roshan Pakistan Academy in Karachi. Accompanied by U.S. Consul General Rob Silberstein, the U.S. delegation toured the school grounds, …

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Concert By Hadiqa Kiani

February 19, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 19, 2020 (PPI-OT):Our three days Mother Languages Literature Festival will conclude with a concert by Hadiqa Kiani. Entry by card only.

 

For more information, contact:

Head Office,

Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA)

Ministry of Information, …

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China to help Pakistan in Combating Locust 

February 19, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 19, 2020 (PPI-OT):Ambassador of China H.E. Mr. Yao Jing called on Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research Makhdoom Khusro Bakhtiar today in Islamabad. Honourable Minister apprised the Ambassador about the requirement of pesticides and aerial support …

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India using repressive law to stop access to social media in IOK: AI

February 19, 2020 | General, Official News

Bangaluru, February 19, 2020 (PPI-OT):Amnesty International has said that police is using repressive counter terrorism law to prevent access to social media in occupied Kashmir. Avinash Kumar, Executive Director of Amnesty International India, in a statement in Bangaluru, said while …

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India using repressive law to stop access to social media in IOK: AI

February 19, 2020 | General, Official News

Bangaluru, February 19, 2020 (PPI-OT):Amnesty International has said that police is using repressive counter terrorism law to prevent access to social media in occupied Kashmir. Avinash Kumar, Executive Director of Amnesty International India, in a statement in Bangaluru, said while …

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Indian troops martyr three Kashmiri youth in Pulwama 

February 19, 2020 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 19, 2020 (PPI-OT):In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred three Kashmiri youth in Pulwama district. The troops martyred the youth, Jahangir Rafiq Wani, Uzair Ahmed Butt and Raja Umar Maqbool Butt, in …

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Indian troops martyr three Kashmiri youth in Pulwama 

February 19, 2020 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 19, 2020 (PPI-OT):In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred three Kashmiri youth in Pulwama district. The troops martyred the youth, Jahangir Rafiq Wani, Uzair Ahmed Butt and Raja Umar Maqbool Butt, in …

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Aflatoxin Bio-control Lab of its own kind in Pakistan established at NARC, Islamabad: Chairman PARC

February 19, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 19, 2020 (PPI-OT):Aflatoxin is a serious threat to food security by infecting many of Pakistan’s agricultural products, including cereal grains, chillies, dry fruits and nuts, and milk. It is produced by a poisonous fungus. The fungus can infect …

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UNHCR appeals to donor community to fund Support Platform for Afghan refugees, host communities 

February 19, 2020 | General, Official News

Haripur, February 19, 2020 (PPI-OT):UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency on Wednesday called upon the donor community to mobilize funds for the Support Platform for Afghan refugees and host communities in Pakistan and Iran.

 

“The international community must make collective …

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Massive Campaign against violators of building by-laws 

February 19, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 19, 2020 (PPI-OT):Capital Development Authority (CDA) has launched a massive campaign against violators of building by-laws and zoning regulations. The operations are simultaneously being conducted in all Zone-II, Zone-IV and Zone-V and other areas of the city and …

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Pakistan Telecommunication Authority issues IP Whitelisting Regulations to Curb Grey Traffic

February 19, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 19, 2020 (PPI-OT):Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) is continuously taking measures to curb grey telephony with raids on illegal telecom setups and whitelisting of Internet Protocols (IP) used to relay legitimate voice traffic. To safeguard the legitimate voice communication, …

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Training program on eliminating harassment at workplace 

February 19, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 19, 2020 (PPI-OT):An in-house training session was organized for all NEPRA employees on “Eliminating Harassment at Workplace” on 17-02-2020 at NEPRA Head Office, Islamabad. The training was first of its kind in the history of NEPRA. Mr. Tauseef …

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