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Top U.S. Diplomat, In Unannounced Visit To Kabul, Urges Peace Talks With Taliban

July 9, 2018 |

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called on Taliban fighters to hold peace talks with the Afghan government, as he made an unannounced visit to the Afghan capital.

Pompeo’s July 9 trip — his first since becoming secretary of stat …

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PML-N rejects AC verdict: Shahbaz

July 6, 2018 |

President Pakistan Muslim League-N Shahbaz Sharif has termed the court verdict in Avenfield case as black judgment in the history of the country.

Reacting on the court decision in a press conference in Lahore on Friday afternoon, he said Nawaz …

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28 weather stations to be established in GB

July 6, 2018 |

Chief Secretary Gilgit-Baltistan Babar Hayat Tarar has said that twenty-eight automatic weather stations would be established in Gilgit-Baltistan soon.

Talking to a delegation of International Green Climate Fund Organization in Gilgit he said that federal and provincial governments are spending …

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GBLA to meet on Friday

July 5, 2018 |

The 30th session of Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly (GBLA) will be held in Gilgit on Friday.

Speaker Fida Muhammad Nashad will preside the session.

In the session, matters pertaining to annual development program will be discussed in the session.

Source: Radio …

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Solomon Islands National Day

July 5, 2018 |

On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, please accept my best wishes in celebration of your National Day on July 7th.

Since World War II, the United States and the Solomon Islands have maintained a strong …

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HBL PSL season three garners combined media exposure value worth $230+ million

July 3, 2018 | Official News, Sports

Lahore, July 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): Leading sports evaluation firm Nielsen Sports has given the HBL Pakistan Super League (PSL) a hugely positive report on the third edition of the tournament. The event was held in February-March this year in the …

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Pakistan loses in Shootout to Belgium to Finish Sixth

July 2, 2018 | Official News, Sports

Lahore, July 02, 2018 (PPI-OT): In what was their last match of the last edition of the Champions Trophy hockey tournament, Pakistan and Belgium made it a memorable spectacle in the 5th/6th play off. After taking the lead, Pakistan fell …

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Canada beat Pakistan Development Squad 4-0

July 2, 2018 | Official News, Sports

Lahore, July 02, 2018 (PPI-OT): In the last game of the five match series, Pakistan Development hockey team lost to the Canadian national team 0-4. Hence the hosts made a complete sweep winning all the five matches.

For more information, …

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Punjab Interim Sports Minister Shaukat Javed chairs performance review meeting of Sports Board Punjab

July 2, 2018 | Official News, Sports

Lahore, July 02, 2018 (PPI-OT): Punjab Interim Sports Minister Shaukat Javed appreciated Sports Board Punjab’s efforts for the development of sports and expressed his determination to utilize all resources for the better future of sports in the province; he was …

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Pakistan Development Squad drew China 1-1

June 30, 2018 | Official News, Sports

Lahore, June 30, 2018 (PPI-OT): West Vancouver, Canada: Pakistan Development hockey team and China’s national hockey team are in Canada. Both are playing 5 match series against the Canadian national team. One match was scheduled between the two visiting sides. …

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Pakistan loses to Belgium 2-4 in last league game

June 29, 2018 | Official News, Sports

Lahore, June 29, 2018 (PPI-OT): Pakistan twice led Belgium but eventually lost 2-4 in their last match of the round robin stage of the Champions Trophy Hockey tournament. Belgium were missing their first choice goal keeper Vincent Vanash. He had …

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National Cricket Academy Emerging Players High-Performance Skill and Training Program 2018

June 26, 2018 | Official News, Sports

Lahore, June 26, 2018 (PPI-OT):The National Selection Committee has announced 26 players for NCA Emerging Players High-Performance Skill and Training Program at the National Cricket Academy, Lahore commencing from July 2, 2018 to August 18, 2018. The selected players will …

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