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Partial Electricity Failure due to Tripping Restored within 7:45 hours

Islamabad, May 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): The electricity transmission system which split into North and South due to tripping today at 9:28 a.m resulting in electricity supply failure to Punjab and KPK areas was restored at 5:13 pm (7:45 hours) with …

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CPEC Seminar at the British Parliament Experts term CPEC a Project of Unprecedented Economic Scale and Scope

Islamabad, May 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): The experts have said that China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is an economic initiative of unprecedented scale and scope. They were speaking at a seminar organized by All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Third World …

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Office timing during the Holy month of Ramzan

Islamabad, May 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): According to an office memorandum issued by cabinet secretariat establishment division Islamabad the following office timings shall be observed during the forthcoming Holy month of Ramzan by the Federal Government Offices:- Office working on 5-days …

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Health Ministry is providing oversight for provincial and national health regulatory bodies: Saira Afzal Tarar

Islamabad, May 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): Federal Minister National Health Services Saira Afzal Tarar said that we took office we were confronted with the major challenge of redefining the roles and responsibilities of the federal Government in the health sector in …

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Anusha chairs 39th Board Meeting of Pakistan Software Export Board

Islamabad, May 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): Federal Minister for Information Technology, Mrs. Anusha Rehman Khan chaired the 39th meeting of the Board of Directors of Pakistan Software Export Board (PSEB) here in Islamabad today. Federal Secretary IT Mr. Aamir Ashraf Khawaja, …

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Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildrim talked to Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi this evening

Islamabad, May 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): During the telephonic call, the Turkish Prime Minister extended invitation to the Prime Minister for participation in the Extraordinary Session of the OIC convened by Turkey on 18 May 2018 on the situation arising from …

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Nepalese Army Chief General Rajendra Chhetri calls on Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

Islamabad, May 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): Chief of Army Staff of the Nepalese Army, General Rajendra Chhetri called on Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi at Islamabad. Minister for Defence and Foreign Affairs, Khurram Dastgir Khan and senior officials were also present …

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Federal Minister for IT and Telecom chairs 61st Board of Director’s Meeting of Universal Service Fund Company

Islamabad, May 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): Universal Service Fund Company (USF Co) 61st Board of Directors Meeting was convened on Tuesday 15th May, 2018 in the Ministry of Information Technology and Telecom, Islamabad. The Chairperson, Board of Directors, USF Co. and …

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Hekmat Khalil Karzai led Afghan delegation calls on National Security Adviser Lt. General (Retd) Nasser Khan Janjua

Islamabad, May 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): A delegation from Afghanistan led by Afghan Deputy Foreign Minister Mr. Hekmat Khalil Karzai called on National Security Adviser Lt. General (Retd) Nasser Khan Janjua this morning. They discussed options to strengthen bilateral relations. NSA …

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National Day of Azerbaijan celebrated in Islamabad, Barrister Usman Ibrahim was the Chief Guest

Islamabad, May 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): National Day of Azerbaijan celebrated here in Islamabad on Monday. Barrister Usman Ibrahim Federal Minister for Defence Production was the Chief Guest. Speaking on the occasion, Barrister Usman Ibrahim extended his felicitations to the ambassador …

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We cannot progress without paying special attention towards non-formal education: Federal Minister

Islamabad, May 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training, Engr. Muhammad Baligh Ur Rehman has said that non-formal education has great importance as we cannot progress without paying special attention towards non-formal education in the country. The …

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Dr. Tariq Fazal Chaudhry launches girls’ friendly toilet initiative in higher and secondary girls’ schools

Islamabad, May 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): Federal Minister for CADD, Dr. Tariq Fazal Chaudhry launched girls’ friendly toilet initiative in higher and secondary girls’ schools of Islamabad. This is the First ever project of its kind under which well-planned and designed, …

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