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PM appeals nation to strictly adhere to SOPs to prevent spread of Covid-19 pandemic

November 25, 2020 |

Islamabad, November 25, 2020 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has appealed the nation to strictly adhere to Standard Operating Procedures and precautionary measures to prevent spread of Covid-19 pandemic. Talking to media in Lahore on Wednesday evening, he said pressure on hospitals as well as on Pakistan’s economy will mount if SOPs are not followed […]

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Pakistan urges international community to take cognizance of crimes against women in IIOJK

November 25, 2020 |

Islamabad, November 25, 2020 (PPI-OT): As the world observes International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women today, Pakistan has urged international community and relevant UN organizations to take cognizance of the crimes against women in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir. In a statement in Islamabad on Wednesday, the Foreign Office stressed the need […]

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COVID-19 situation warrants strict adherence to health advisories: NA Speaker

November 25, 2020 |

Islamabad, November 25, 2020 (PPI-OT): Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser says the present situation of COVID-19 is alarming and warrants strict adherence to the health advisories and precautionary measures. He was chairing 5th meeting of the Parliamentary Committee on Coronavirus in Islamabad on Wednesday. The Speaker called upon political leadership, intelligentsia, opinion makers and health […]

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World Bank to provide $ 19.85 million to Pakistan for Covid-19 response in education project

November 25, 2020 |

Islamabad, November 25, 2020 (PPI-OT): World Bank will provide 19.85 million dollars to Pakistan for Covid-19 response, recovery and resilience in education project. An agreement to this effect was signed in Islamabad on Wednesday by Secretary Ministry of Economic Affairs Noor Ahmed and Country Director World Bank Najy Benhassine in presence of Minister for Economic […]

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President urges youth to keep tradition of old, historical costumes alive

November 25, 2020 |

Islamabad, November 25, 2020 (PPI-OT): President Dr Arif Alvi has urged the youth to keep the tradition of old and historical costumes alive as it is the symbol of civilized nation. Addressing a function at Pakistan National Council of the Arts in Islamabad tonight, the president said that with the passage of time, sector of […]

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Govt to remove all impediments in way of foreign investments to industrialize the country: PM

November 25, 2020 |

Islamabad, November 25, 2020 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has said the government is committed to remove all impediments in the way foreign investments in Pakistan to industrialize the country. Speaking at Country Strategy Dialogue on Pakistan organised by World Economic Forum through video link, he said we are dealing with all the problems like […]

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Civilian martyred in unprovoked Indian firing along LoC

November 25, 2020 |

Islamabad, November 25, 2020 (PPI-OT): Indian Forces resorted unprovoked ceasefire violations in Bagsar Sector along Line of Control today targeting civilian population. According to ISPR, an innocent citizen, Ansar, age 33 years, father of 3 daughters embraced shahadat due to Indian indiscriminate fire. He was moving on Motorbike near his house in Garhi village. For […]

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Pakistan, Denmark enter into exclusive ‘Green Partnership’

November 25, 2020 |

Islamabad, November 25, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan and Denmark have agreed to explore new avenues of cooperation in green technologies by establishing ‘Green Partnership’. This understanding was reached during the second session of Bilateral Political Consultations between Pakistan and Denmark was held virtually on Wednesday. Pakistan side was led by Special Secretary for Europe Dr.Aman Rashid, […]

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Pakistan hosts Inaugural Meeting of SAARC Planning Ministers

November 25, 2020 |

Islamabad, November 25, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan hosted the Inaugural Meeting of SAARC Planning Ministers today on the theme: ‘Shaping the SAARC Vision 2030’ in virtual mode. All Member States and the SAARC Secretary General, Esala Ruwan Weerakoon participated in the Meeting with Planning Minister Asad Umar in the chair. The Meeting discussed national SDGs approaches, […]

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PM directs to remove all obstacles in Central Business District Project

November 25, 2020 |

Islamabad, November 25, 2020 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has urged the concerned authorities of Punjab to remove all obstacles in the Central Business District Project as soon as possible in accordance with the law so that the project could reap significant economic benefits. He was addressing briefing meeting of CBDP and relocation of Walton […]

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Promotion of healthy activities in developing countries is imperative: SAPM Zulfiqar A Bukhari

November 25, 2020 |

Islamabad, November 25, 2020 (PPI-OT): Special Assistant to the Prime Minister for Overseas Affairs Zulfiqar Abbas Bukhari has said that promotion of healthy activities in developing countries is imperative and Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan is the most dynamic and physically active ruler in the world and the premier is also interested in promoting […]

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President Dr Arif Alvi underscores need for digitalization of Parliament to ensure efficient secretariat and committee management

November 25, 2020 |

Islamabad, November 25, 2020 (PPI-OT): President Dr Arif Alvi has underscored the need for digitalization of Parliament to ensure efficient secretariat and Committee management as well as decision making. He said that it was essential to incorporate Information Technology (IT) into both Houses of Parliament that would enhance its efficiency and would help establish effective […]

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