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Archive for January 28th, 2018

Prime Minister inaugurates North-bound Carriageway of Lyari Expressway

January 28, 2018 |

Islamabad, January 28, 2018 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi says CPEC projects and motorways will bring progress and prosperity in the country as well as region. He said this while addressing a ceremony after inaugurating North Bound Carriageway of Lyari…

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3 citizens including 2 women injured in Khuiratta, Kotli and Battal, Rawalakot sector

Rawalpindi, January 28, 2018 (PPI-OT):Indian troops resorted to unprovoked cease fire violations in Khuiratta, Kotli and Battal, Rawalakot sector targeting civil population. 3 citizens including 2 women got injured due to Indian firing. Pakistan army troops effectively responded to Indian…

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Pakistan strongly condemns brutal and indiscriminate use of force by Indian forces in IOK

January 28, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, January 28, 2018 (PPI-OT):Pakistan strongly condemns the brutal and indiscriminate use of force by Indian forces that resulted in the martyrdom of three innocent civilians and injuries for several others in the Ganowpora village of Shopian district in IoK…

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Victory of Pakistani cricket team a proud moment for the entire nation: Marriyum

January 28, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, January 28, 2018 (PPI-OT):Ms Marriyum Aurangzeb, Minister of state for Information, Broadcasting, National History and Literary Heritage, has felicitated the Pakistan cricket team for its astounding victory in the T-20 series against New Zealand and clinching number one position…

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Negotiations for FTA with Vietnam, Indonesia started

January 28, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, January 28, 2018 (PPI-OT):Pakistan and Turkey had discussed the specific sectors including textile during the seventh round of negotiations on Free Trade Agreement between the two countries. Secretary Ministry of Commerce, Younas Dhaga in an interview said that after…

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Embassy of Pakistan launches new website

Islamabad, January 28, 2018 (PPI-OT):The new website of the Embassy of Pakistan, Washington D.C. was unveiled at a ceremony held earlier this evening, as part of the public diplomacy efforts of the Embassy, says a press release received here today…

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Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi meets Governor Sindh Mohammed Zubair at Governor House Karachi

Islamabad, January 28, 2018 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi meets Governor Sindh Mohammed Zubair at Governor House Karachi today. Minister for Interior Mr. Ahsan Iqbal, MoS for Information Ms. Marriyum Aurangzeb, MOS for Petroleum Jam Kamal Khan and SAPM Dr….

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Annual CGS Conference: Resolves to Achieve Excellence in Providing Consular Services and Facilitating Pakistani-American Community

Islamabad, January 28, 2018 (PPI-OT):A day-long conference of Consuls General at Pakistan Embassy DC was presided over by Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry, today. Agenda of this year’s conference was three fold: i) Review of improvements in consular services and facilitation…

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Prime Minister chairs meeting on Law and Order at Governor House Karachi

Islamabad, January 28, 2018 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi observed that overall situation in Karachi has improved significantly due to the sacrifice of Law Enforcement Agencies. The Prime Minister, however, said that there is no room for complacency. Law and…

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Two policemen injured in Sopore grenade attack

January 28, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, January 28, 2018 (PPI-OT):In occupied Kashmir, two policemen were injured in a grenade attack at a police post in Warpora area of Sopore. Senior Superintendent of Police, Sopore, Harmeet Singh told media in Srinagar that the two grenades were…

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Facebook blocks ‘Kashmir Global Campaign’ PAGE in India

January 28, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, January 28, 2018 (PPI-OT):Popular social networking website Facebook has blocked the page of the ‘Kashmir Global Campaign’ on its website across India. The campaign was launched by non-resident Kashmiris (NRKs) in England with an aim to create awareness and…

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Complete shutdown in IOK today

January 28, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, January 28, 2018 (PPI-OT):In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown marked by strict restrictions is being observed, today, against the killing of two civilians and injuries to many by Indian troops in Shopian district. Call for the strike has been given…

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