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Archive for February 18th, 2018

CRPF equipped with Renault Sherpa vehicle in IOK

February 18, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 18, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, India has equipped its paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force with the bulletproof heavy-armoured vehicle, Renault Sherpa, to deal with protesters in the territory. Renault Sherpa is the same vehicle, which is being…

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Hindu Ekta Manch calls for boycott of Gujjar Muslims

February 18, 2018 | General, Official News

Jammu, February 18, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Hindu Ekta Manch has called for boycott of the Gujjar Muslim community seeking that the purchase of milk products and livestock from them should be stopped. This comes after the arrest…

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JRL condemns rally supporting rapist, murderer

February 18, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 18, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership has strongly condemned a rally led by BJP leaders in Jammu in support of two special police officers involved in rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl, Aasifa,…

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UN: Israel demolishes 6 EU-funded structures in January, 44 schools awaiting demolition

February 18, 2018 | Business, Company News

Jerusalem,Israeli authorities demolished six European Union-funded structures in Area C of the occupied West Bank in January under the pretext of lack of building permit while 44 schools have pending demolition orders, a report on Israeli demolition of…

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GB govt to set up 10 girls’ schools in Diamer: Hafeez

February 18, 2018 | Sports, Sports Extra

Gilgit-Baltistan Chief Minister Hafiz Hafeez-ur-Rehman says CPEC and Diamer Bhasha Dam projects will put the entire region and Gilgit-Baltistan on the path of economic development.This he said while talking to a delegation of Diamer Press Club who call…

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IS Smuggling Wood to Finance Militancy in Afghanistan

February 18, 2018 | Legal & Politics

Islamic State is chopping down fruit trees and smuggling the timber into Pakistan, claim Afghan officials and local residents of the Deh Bala district of eastern Nangarhar province where the terrorist group operates.”Some of the local residents who pre…

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UN: Israel demolishes 6 EU-funded structures in January, 44 schools awaiting demolition

February 18, 2018 | Business, Company News

Jerusalem,Israeli authorities demolished six European Union-funded structures in Area C of the occupied West Bank in January under the pretext of lack of building permit while 44 schools have pending demolition orders, a report on Israeli demolition of…

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1st phase of Green Line Bus Rapid Transit System project to complete in May

February 18, 2018 | Legal & Politics

In Karachi, federally-funded Green Line Bus Rapid Transit System (BRTS) project’s first phase is expected to be completed by May this year and Green Line Bus Service will be functional from Surjani town to Gru-Mandir.Our Karachi representative Muhammad…

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1st phase of Green Line Bus Rapid Transit System project to complete in May

February 18, 2018 | Legal & Politics

In Karachi, federally-funded Green Line Bus Rapid Transit System (BRTS) project’s first phase is expected to be completed by May this year and Green Line Bus Service will be functional from Surjani town to Gru-Mandir.Our Karachi representative Muhammad…

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Afghan Refugees in Spotlight Amid Debate Over Sources of Unrest

February 18, 2018 | General, Sports

WASHINGTON,ISLAMABAD, A security expert from the Afghan-Pakistan region said Pakistani officials are blaming unrest on Afghan refugees in a bid to divert attention from the real causes of militancy.At a security conference in the German city of Munich …

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PAKISTANI FORCES KILL THREE TERRORISTS IN PUNJAB

February 18, 2018 | Medical

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, Feb 18 (NNN-PPI) – Pakistani security forces have killed three terrorists, in eastern Punjab province, in an anti-terror operation, the military said, Saturday.An army statement said that, two paramilitary soldiers were also injure…

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