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Yemen war: Hudaida residents escape south to Sanaa

June 22, 2018 |

The UN special envoy to Yemen, Martin Griffiths, says he is working with all parties to avoid an escalation of fighting in the port city of Hudaida.

People from Hudaida have started heading south to the capital Sanaa in an …

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Pakistan’s Liquid Foreign Reserves Position

June 21, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, June 21, 2018 (PPI-OT): The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$16,798.0 million on 14June2018.The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

i) Foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan: US$ …

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Committees to visit polling stations to ensure available facilities

June 21, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, June 21, 2018 (PPI-OT): Chief Secretary Sindh Maj. Retd Azam Suleman Khan has advised the Administrative Secretaries to ensure the acute arrangements for conduction of General Election 2018, peacefully in every respect. He noted that all facilities must be …

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FPCCI spokesman terms news item about disqualification of Senior Vice Presidentship baseless and fact-distorting

Lahore, June 21, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Chief spokesman of the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) referring to the news item published in a section of Press regarding suspension of the decision of the Secretary Commerce about …

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New hope for Greener District Municipal Corporation Central Karachi Central

June 21, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, June 21, 2018 (PPI-OT): Chairman DMC Central Rehan Hashmi is looking ahead for a greener and cleaner district central with the collaboration of real state dealers of his district. This hope raised in his mind when a delegation of …

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Chief Minister urges KE not to resort unannounced load-shedding

June 21, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, June 21, 2018 (PPI-OT): Caretaker Sindh Chief Minister Fazul-ur-Rehman has urged K-Electric not to resort to unannounced load-shedding in the city. He issued these directives on Thursday while pressing over meeting a joint meeting of K-E and Sindh Energy …

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Chief Minister visits Election Complaint cell at Chief Minister house

June 21, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, June 21, 2018 (PPI-OT): Caretaker Sindh Chief Minister Fazul-ur-Rehman on Thursday visited Election Complaint Cell established at CM House and issued directives to the concerned staff for computerization of the complaints record and redressal of the complaints on top …

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High Commission invites applications for conducting NADRA surgeries during the months of July, August and September 2018

June 21, 2018 | General, Official News

London, June 21, 2018 (PPI-OT): To ensure effective delivery of Consular Services to the community, the High Commission for Pakistan in London regularly organizes visits of the NADRA Mobile Registration Team (MRT) to the surrounding areas of London.

The High …

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Caretaker Punjab Chief Minister Dr. Hasan Askari has expressed a deep sense of sorrow and grief over the death of famous Urdu humour writer Mushtaq Ahmed Yusufi

June 21, 2018 | General, Official News

Lahore, June 21, 2018 (PPI-OT): Caretaker Punjab Chief Minister Dr. Hasan Askari has expressed a deep sense of sorrow and grief over the death of famous Urdu humour writer Mushtaq Ahmed Yusufi. He has extended sympathies to the bereaved family …

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City Council Meeting

June 21, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, June 21, 2018 (PPI-OT): Mayor Karachi Wasim Akhtar said pressure will be applied on concerned organizations and persons if Supreme Court’s directive regarding shifting of oil tankers to Zulifqarabad Oil Tankers Parking Terminal was not implemented by the last …

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Record of the Press Briefing by Spokesperson on 21 June 2018

June 21, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, June 21, 2018 (PPI-OT): Opening Remarks

Bismillah IrRehman NirRahim Assalaam Alaikum

We have learnt with great sadness of the passing away of Ambassador Jamshed Marker, one of our senior diplomats who remains a legend in Ministry of Foreign Affairs. …

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Senate Standing Committee on Information Technology directs FIA to take stern action against the individual(s) for harassing Kalash girls

June 21, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, June 21, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Senate Standing Committee on Information Technology has directed the Federal Investigation Agency to take stern action against the individual(s) for uploading the video while harassing the Kalash girls. The Committee was presided over by …

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