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Archive for May, 2018

Waza visits families of detainees in Tral

May 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 31, 2018 (PPI-OT):In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyet leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League (JKPL), Mukhtar Ahmad Waza, today, visited Tral and met the families of illegally detained youth. Mukhtar Ahmad Waza expressed solidarity with the …

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Drabgam shuts on 2nd consecutive day

May 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 31, 2018 (PPI-OT):In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed in Drabgam area of Pulwama district on the second consecutive day, today, to protest against the desecration of the grave of a martyred freedom-fighter, Sameer Ahmed Butt alias …

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APHC concerned over detainees’ plight, HR abuses by troops

May 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 31, 2018 (PPI-OT):In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference has expressed serious concern over the miserable plight of the Kashmiri political prisoners lodged in different jails and the grave human rights violations perpetrated by the Indian troops …

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Mirwaiz welcomes Pak, Indo decision to ensure peace on LoC, WB

May 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 31, 2018 (PPI-OT):In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, has welcomed the decision of Pakistan and India to ensure peace on the Line of Control and the Working Boundary. “While it’s a welcome development …

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Killing of people by troops has become a routine matter in IOK

May 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 31, 2018 (PPI-OT):In occupied Kashmir, APHC leader and the Chairman of Tehreek-e-Muzahamat, Bilal Ahmed Siddiqi, has said that killing of innocent Kashmiris in cold blood has become hallmark of the Indian troops and a routine affair to terrify …

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Free hand given to Lal Singh exposes BJP’s mindset: IOK HCBA

May 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 31, 2018 (PPI-OT):In occupied Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association (HCBA) has expressed concern over the endorsement of BJP top brass in giving free hand to former so-called minister, Lal Singh, for galvanizing support and intensifying campaign for …

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Demos in Pulwama against troops’ attempt to set a house afire

May 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 31, 2018 (PPI-OT):In occupied Kashmir, people staged forceful demonstrations in Gundibagh area of Pulwama district, last night, after Indian troops attempted to set house of a mujahid on fire. Local residents from Gundibagh told media that some army …

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National Emergency Operations Centre praises Minister for Outstanding Leadership in polio fight polio cases reduce by 97% under Saira Afzal Tarar

Islamabad, May 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): The National Emergency Operations Centre (NEOC) for Polio Eradication today honoured the Federal Minister for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination, Ms. Saira Afzal Tarar, MP for her strong leadership and impressive record of results …

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PITB’s 9 Days Exhibition on ‘Fear and Vengeance in 1857’ opens tomorrow

May 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Lahore, May 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) in collaboration with the Archives and Libraries Department, S and GAD, is opening 9 days’ exhibition tomorrow May 31, 2018 at 3 p.m. on ‘Fear and Vengeance in 1857,’ …

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Concern expressed over detainees’ plight in Udhumpur Jail

May 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 31, 2018 (PPI-OT):In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League (JKML) has expressed serious concern over the miserable plight of the Kashmiri political detainees languishing in Udhampur Jail in Jammu. A JKML spokesman in a statement issued …

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Ground Breaking Ceremony for the expansion and re-modelling of the Karachi Expo Centre

May 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, May 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): Secretary Commerce, Mr. Muhammad Younus Dagha performed the Ground Breaking Ceremony of the Karachi Expo Centre on 31st May, 2018 at the premises of the Karachi Expo Centre in a function attended by a large …

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CRSS Signs Agreement with and the Federal Ombudsperson for Protection against Harassment

May 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, May 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Centre for Research and Security Studies (CRSS) and Federal Ombudsperson Secretariat for Protection against Harassment (FOSPAH) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to work on harassment against women, at an Iftar Dinner hosted by …

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