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Kashmiris demanding right to self-determination from India

April 19, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, April 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, has said that the Kashmiris are not demanding secession of any legal part of India but their loud and clear demand is right …

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MDM expresses concern over Dr Qasim’s health in IOK jail

April 19, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, April 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Muslim Deeni Mahaz (MDM) has expressed concern over the deteriorating health of its illegally detained Chairman, Dr Muhammad Qasim in Udhampur jail. The MDM spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar …

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Use of brute force on IOK students condemned

April 19, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, April 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations have strongly condemned the use of brute force by the Indian forces on the students who were protesting against the rape and murder of Kathua minor girl and …

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Sehrai terms IOK political situation as highly volatile

April 19, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, April 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, senior APHC leader and the Chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir (TeH), Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai has condemned the use of repressive measures by the Indian forces on the peaceful protest marches organised …

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Nawaz, Imran never respected parliament: Bilawal

April 19, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Thatta, April 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that both Nawaz Sharif and Imran Khan have never respected parliament and now they are giving sermons on the dignity of parliament. This he said while talking to …

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Federal govt has unleashed policies to crush Sindh

April 19, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, April 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that the federal government of PML-N in terms of water, power and federal transfers has unleashed a policy of crushing Sindh and its people and “this …

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Pakistan’s Liquid Foreign Reserves Position

April 19, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, April 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$17,545.5 million on 13 April 2018. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

i) Foreign reserves held by the State Bank …

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Chief Justice of Pakistan directs IGPS Sindh, Punjab, Balochistan and Islamabad to withdraw police security of Non Entitled people within 24 hours

April 19, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, April 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Justice Mian Saqib Nisar has taken notice in the Court at Supreme Court Branch Registry Peshawar regarding large number of person who are not entitled to police security, …

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Agreements for Cooperation B/W Saint Petersburg, Sindh to be inked next week: Chairperson Sindh Board of Investment

April 19, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, April 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): Chairperson Sindh Board of Investment (SBI), Ms. Naheed Memon on Thursday said that roadmap for cooperation between Saint Petersburg and Sindh in different sectors would be decided through agreements expected to be inked next week …

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PSQCA committed to enhance competitiveness

April 19, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, April 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): The PSQCA as National Standards Body is committed to play its multi dimensional role of enhancing the competitiveness of local industry and trade for the optimum benefits of the business group entrepreneurs, consumers and the …

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National Savings Expedites Efforts to launch new product for overseas Pakistanis

April 19, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, April 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): National Savings, along with their Advisors – EY Ford Rhodes and Haidermota BNR, organized a pre-bid conference here at Movenpick Hotel with local and international banks for selection of the Manager to the Issue (MTI) …

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WAPDA Chairman Discusses Financing of WAPDA Projects with KFW

April 19, 2018 | General, Official News

Lahore, April 19, 2018 (PPI-OT): A 4-member delegation of KfW – a German Financial Institution – headed by its recently appointed Division Chief (Infrastructure and Finance) for Pakistan Ms. Veronica Garcia today called on Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority …

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