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Archive for March, 2018

Foreign Minister for promotion of knowledge-based education

March 31, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, March 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif says the government is striving to curb the menace of ignorance by spreading the light of education. Addressing a ceremony in Sialkot, he stressed the need for promotion of knowledge-based education …

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National Assembly Speaker and Deputy Speaker extend warm felicitations to the Christian on the eve of Easter

March 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): Sardar Ayaz Sadiq, Speaker National Assembly has extended warm felicitations to the Christian Members of the Parliament and the Christian community on the auspicious occasion of Easter. He said that the Easter is the occasion …

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Missile Technology Control Regime delegation visits Pakistan

March 31, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, March 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): A delegation of the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR), led by Co-Chairs from Ireland and Iceland visited Pakistan on 29th March 2018, and held discussions at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Pakistan side was led …

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Finance Ministry clarifies report

Islamabad, March 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): The spokesman of the Ministry of Finance here on Saturday described contents of a news report in a section of the press on reconstitution of Economic Advisory Council (EAC) as totally baseless and fabricated. The …

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Petrol, diesel price reduced

Islamabad, March 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): Government has decided to reduce prices of petrol and diesel by Rs. 2.07 and Rs 2.00 per litre respectively for the month of April 2018. It has further decided to maintain the prices of Kerosene …

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We welcome Pakistani tourists, international students and businessmen in Canada: Canadian Minister

Islamabad, March 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): “Canada was built by immigrants and we welcome Pakistani tourists, international students and businessmen in Canada” said Mr. Ahmed Hussen, Minister for Immigration, Citizenship and Refugees, Canada, while addressing Pakistan Day reception held at Ottawa, …

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Optional holiday for Christians on “Day after Easter”

Islamabad, March 31, 2018 (PPI-OT):It is notified for general information that 02nd April, 2018 (Monday) will be optional holiday for Christian Community on the occasion of “Day after Easter”, says a press release received from Ministry of Interior on March …

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Gilani asks India to fulfill its promises

March 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, March 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has emphasized that the unparalleled sacrifices of the Kashmiri people are aimed at securing the right to self-determination in accordance with the …

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Justice for Asifa: Mastermind confirms witnesses account

March 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, March 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the investigation into the abduction, rape and murder of eight-year-old Gujjar girl, Aasifa Bano, in Kathua is almost in the final stage as mastermind of the crime has corroborated the witnesses’ account. …

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Sikhs, Kashmiris to protest Indian PM Modi’s UK visit

March 31, 2018 | General, Official News

London, March 31, 2018 (PPI-OT):Members of Sikh community and Kashmiri diaspora in the UK will protest against the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, during his visit to the Britain for Commonwealth Summit in London and Windsor on April 18. Heads …

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JKLF organises blood donation camp in Srinagar

March 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, March 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) organised a blood donation camp in Srinagar, today, on eve of martyrdom anniversary of noted Kashmiri Physician, Dr Abdul Ahad Guru. The camp was organized …

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UN resolutions best solution of Kashmir dispute: Waza

March 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, March 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League, Mukhtar Ahmad Waza has said that implementation of the United Nations resolutions is the best solution of the Kashmir dispute.

Mukhtar …

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