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Archive for May 13th, 2018

BJP takes notice of Nirmal’s anti- army remarks

May 13, 2018 | General, Official News

Jammu, May 13, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, troubles are piling up for Speaker of puppet Kashmir assembly and former deputy Chief Minister, Nirmal Singh for saying that Indian army is harassing people and not letting them construct even toilets …

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Another Kashmiri beaten up in India in two days

May 13, 2018 | General, Official News

Manali, May 13, 2018 (PPI-OT): Hindu extremists raising anti-Kashmir slogans attacked a Kashmiri businessman and subjected him to severe torture, this time, in Himachal Pradesh state of India. Police registered a case about beating up of the Kashmiri businessman, Hakim …

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Qazi Yasir visits families of martyred youth in Kulgam

May 13, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 13, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, prominent religious scholar and the Chairman of Ummat-e-Islami, Qazi Ahmed Yasir visited the families of martyred youth in Dooru, Kulgam, who were killed by the Indian troops in Shopian on Sunday. Qazi …

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Thousands of Kashmiri mothers awaiting disappeared sons

May 13, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 13, 2018 (PPI-OT): When most parts of the world are observing Mother’s Day, today, thousands of Kashmiri women continue to wait for the return of their sons killed in fake encounters or subjected to disappearance in custody by …

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APHC condemns detention of TeH leaders, activists

May 13, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 13, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference has strongly condemned the illegal detention of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat leader, Muhammad Rafiq Owaisi and Jamaat-e-Islami leader, Bashir Ahmad Lone. The APHC spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar …

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Yasin Malik flays arrest of JI, TeH activists

May 13, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 13, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik has deplored the arrest of Jamaat-e-Islami leader, Bashir Ahmad Lone and Tehreek-e-Hurriyat leader, Muhammad Rafiq Shah Owaisee under draconian Public …

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Thousands of mothers awaiting sons’ return

May 13, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 13, 2018 (PPI-OT): As most parts of the world observed Mother’s Day, today, thousands of Kashmiri women continue to wait for the return of their sons killed in fake encounters or subjected to disappearance in custody by Indian …

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Turkey criticizes moving of US embassy to Jerusalem

Istanbul (UNA-OIC) - Mevlut Cavusoglu,Turkish foreign minister, on Saturday criticized Washington's unilateral decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem.

"This decision of the U.S. is wrong," Cavusoglu said, speaking in Istanbul at the Forum for Arab Journalists. "We need to …

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Turkey criticizes moving of US embassy to Jerusalem

Istanbul (UNA-OIC) - Mevlut Cavusoglu,Turkish foreign minister, on Saturday criticized Washington's unilateral decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem.

"This decision of the U.S. is wrong," Cavusoglu said, speaking in Istanbul at the Forum for Arab Journalists. "We need to …

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Workshop on global Muslim Diaspora kicks off in Istanbul

May 13, 2018 | General, Official News, Sports

Istanbul (UNA-OIC) - Scholars, experts, and officials gathered here in Turkey on Saturday for two days to discuss a landmark report on the global Muslim diaspora in a workshop titled "Muslim Diaspora: Expectations, Global Peace, and Challenges for Prosperity."

Attended …

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OIC condemns suicide attacks on Surabaya churches in Indonesia

Jeddah (UNA-OIC) - The General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) strongly condemned the terrorist criminal acts which targeted Sunday Mass congregations in three churches in Indonesia's second largest city, Surabaya, killing at least 11 people and injuring …

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Pakistan’s constitution guarantees right to freedom to every citizen: DG PBC

May 13, 2018 | Business & Finance

Director General Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation while addressing the international conference of news agencies organized by APP, said that constitution of Pakistan guarantees right to freedom to every citizen.

While talking to our Islamabad correspondent in an exclusive interview he said …

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