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Archive for April 22nd, 2018

3 youth injured in troops’ firing on protesters in Pulwama

April 22, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, April 22, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, three people were injured when the Indian troops fired on protesters who were protesting a against a cordon and search operation in Kareemabad area of Pulwama district. The protesters pelted soldiers of…

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Gilani condemns fresh arrest of innocent youth in IOK

April 22, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, April 22, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has expressed serious concern over the fresh crackdown and nocturnal raids against the innocent Kashmiri youth by the Indian forces. Syed Ali…

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Aasiya, aides shifted to Srinagar central jail

April 22, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, April 22, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the authorities have shifted Dukhtaran-e-Milat (DeM) Chief Aasiya Andrabi along with her four party activists, arrested last night, to Srinagar central jail on eight days judicial remand. Aasiya Andrabi along with her…

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Indian media reprimanded for misreporting Kathua tragedy

April 22, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, April 22, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, objecting strongly to the language of a biased section of the Indian media while reporting on the rape and murder of the eight-year-old Kathua girl, Aasifa, the police said the media spread…

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Kathua trial be conducted or monitored by HC: HCBA

April 22, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, April 22, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association (HCBA) has demanded the trial of Kathua rape and murder either by High Court or monitored by it to meet the parameters of justice, otherwise justice may…

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College principals say police disrupt peaceful protests

April 22, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, April 22, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, principals of various colleges have said that the interference by Indian police in student protests is the main cause of unrest in and outside campuses. The principals informed puppet Education Minister Altaf…

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Sinha quits BJP, says democracy under threat

April 22, 2018 | General, Official News

Patna, April 22, 2018 (PPI-OT): Former Indian minister Yashwant Sinha, who has been a vocal critic of the current Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leadership and the government, has quit the party saying that there is a threat to democracy under…

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Two killed in Quetta firing incident

April 22, 2018 | General Business News

Two persons were killed while another injured in firing opened by unknown terrorists on them on Western Bypass in Quetta city a short while ago.Source: Radio Pakistan

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Kohat Police foil smuggling bid

April 22, 2018 | General, General Business News

Police foiling a bid of smuggling recovered five-kilogram heroin from a passenger bus in Lachi area of Kohat on Sunday.Three smugglers were also arrestedSource: Radio Pakistan

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Background Briefing Previewing Acting Secretary Sullivan’s Trip to the G7 Foreign Ministers Meeting in Toronto

MODERATOR: [Senior Administration Official] has got a couple of minutes just to give you a little background today.QUESTION: Oh, terrific. Well, what’s on the agenda?SENIOR ADMINISTRATION OFFICIAL: What’s on the agenda? Well, the G-7 always has an ambi…

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Rally held in Mohmand Agency

April 22, 2018 | Education

A rally was taken out in Ghalanai area of Mohmand Agency today to voice support to the security forces for elimination of terrorism and maintaining peace and stability in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA.It was organized by Pakistan Zindabad Movement.The ra…

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Govt committed to provide health facilities to masses: Dr. Israr

April 22, 2018 | Entertainment

Gilgit-Baltistan Government is taking concrete steps to provide health facilities to the masses.Director Health Gilgit region Dr. Syed Israr Hussain told our correspondent that 1100 beds hospitals are being constructed in Gilgit.Source: Radio Pakistan

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