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Archive for February 11th, 2018

President condoles over demise of Asma Jahangir

February 11, 2018 |

Islamabad, February 11, 2018 (PPI-OT): President Mamnoon Hussain Sunday expressed grief over the demise of renowned lawyer and legal expert Asma Jahangir. He said Asma Jahangir played an unforgettable role for rule of law and democratic stability. He also prayed …

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Marriyum condoles on death of TV artist Qazi Wajid

February 11, 2018 |

Islamabad, February 11, 2018 (PPI-OT): Minister of State for Information, Broadcasting, National History and literary Heritage Marriyum Aurangzeb has expressed deep sense of grief over the death of renowned and versatile TV artist Qazi Wajid. The minister, in a condolence …

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No decision yet on NOC for film Padman

Islamabad, February 11, 2018 (PPI-OT): The decision to issue an NOC by the Ministry of Information Broadcasting National History and Literary Heritage is yet to be taken on the release of a foreign feature film “Padman” as the film has …

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High Commission of Pakistan Dhaka organizes Faiz Ahmad Faiz Musical Night

Islamabad, February 11, 2018 (PPI-OT): The High Commission of Pakistan, Dhaka, organized Faiz Ahmad Faiz Musical Night at the High Commission on Saturday. Advisor to the Prime Minister of Bangladesh on International Affairs, Dr Gowher Rizvi, was also present on …

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Pakistan and Canada to hold Bilateral Trade Talks

Islamabad, February 11, 2018 (PPI-OT): Pakistan and Canada will hold trade dialogue on Monday February 12, 2018aimed at promoting bilateral trade, between the two countries, to its true potential, says a press release received here today from Ottawa. Commerce Minister …

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Bringing polio cases to lowest in history an achievement of Elected Government: Saira Afzal Tarar

Islamabad, February 11, 2018 (PPI-OT): Federal Health Minister Saira Afzal Tarar said the present elected government took the challenge of widespread polio outbreak head on when it took office in 2013 and with all out effort today the country reported …

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Gilani, other Hurriyat leaders pay tributes to Maqbool Butt

February 11, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 11, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani and other Hurriyat leaders have paid tributes to prominent martyred liberation leader, Muhammad Maqbool Butt on his 34th death anniversary. Muhammad Maqbool …

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JKLF holds protest demo in Islamabad

February 11, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 11, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) held a protest demonstration outside the National Press Club, Islamabad, on the occasion of martyrdom anniversary of prominent martyred liberation leader, Muhammad Maqbool Butt and demanded of India …

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Indian police arrest several JRL leaders, activists in Srinagar

February 11, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 11, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, various leaders and activists of the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) were today arrested by Indian police at Lal Chowk in Srinagar when they were marching towards UN observers office at Sonwar in …

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Youth injured in Indian army firing on protesters in IOK

February 11, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 11, 2018 (PPI-OT): Following is the text of press release issued by Kashmir Media Service

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In occupied Kashmir, a youth was injured after Indian army opened fire on protesters in Shopian district, today. The incident took place …

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5 Indian soldiers, four attackers killed in attack on army camp

February 11, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 11, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the death toll in the ongoing attack on an army camp in Jammu rose to ten including five Indian soldiers and four attackers. Around a dozen soldiers were injured in the attack. …

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Shutdown on Maqbool Butt’s martyrdom day in IOK today

February 11, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 11, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed, today, to mark the martyrdom anniversary of prominent Kashmiri liberation leader, Muhammad Maqbool Butt. Call for the shutdown and a march towards the UN office at Sonawar …

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