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Archive for June 3rd, 2018

Investments in urban forests must for tackling pollution, heat waves and groundwater depletion

June 3, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, June 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): Boosting tree covers in urban areas through sustainable and community-centric urban forestry programmes can help transform cities into more sustainable, heat wave and urban flood-resilient, healthy, equitable and liveable places, Climate Change Ministry media person …

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PIA Clarification

June 3, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, June 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): PIA Spokesperson has denied a news item in section of media regarding giving an expensive wrist watch Rolex to former Advisor to Prime Minister on Aviation Sardar Mehtab Ahmad Khan. Spokesperson said that PIA is …

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Unemployment rising at a rapid pace

June 3, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, June 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders on Sunday said unemployment is increasing across the country at a rapid pace due to an excessive focus of policymakers on economic development. Economic development which cannot ensure social improvement …

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PIA issues Legal Notice to TV Channels

June 3, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, June 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): PIA has issued legal notice to three TV Channels under Section 8 of the Defamation Ordinance 2002, and Pakistan Penal Code 1860 in response to the false, libellous and defamatory statements published/aired/telecasted through news programmes …

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Artificial Intelligence Playing Important Role in Knowledge Economy: Dr. Umar Saif, VC ITU

June 3, 2018 | Official News, Technology

Lahore, June 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): Machine learning and Artificial Intelligence laboratory of Information Technology University (ITU) the Punjab is striving hard to make Pakistan a knowledge economy under the able guidance of a group of PhD scientists by extending training …

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Terrorists from across the border carried fire raids and physical attacks on Pakistan’s border posts and border fencing parties in Bajaur in KP and Qamar Din Qarez in Balochistan

Rawalpindi, June 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): Terrorists from across the border carried fire raids and physical attacks on Pakistan’s border posts and border fencing parties in Bajaur in KP and Qamar Din Qarez in Balochistan. Taking advantage of ungoverned spaces and …

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Mirwaiz Yousuf Shah remembered on death anniversary

June 3, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, June 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): The 51st death anniversary of one of the pioneers of Kashmir freedom struggle and religious scholar, Mirwaiz Maulana Muhammad Yousuf Shah, was observed with religious fervour and respect in Azad Kashmir and Pakistan.

Jammu and …

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Unity of Kashmiri leadership has unnerved India: Mirwaiz

June 3, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, has said that frustrated by the unity of Kashmiri resistance leadership, India and its local collaborators are taking ultimate repressive measures to force people …

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Mukhtar Waza visits family members of Lass Khan

June 3, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat Leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League (JKPL), Mukhtar Ahmad Waza along with party members visited Soendbrad Kokernag area of Islamabad district, today. Mukhtar Ahmad Waza during his …

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Aasiya, associates sent to 7-day police remand

June 3, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, a local court granted seven-day police remand to illegally detained Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM) Chairperson, Aasiya Andrabi, General Secretary, Nahida Naseen and Fahmeeda Sofi till June 9 in a fake case. Police sought 15 …

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Killing of Qaiser Butt widely condemned in IOK

June 3, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations have strongly condemned the killing of a youth, Qaisar Butt, after being deliberately hit by a vehicle of Indian paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force and shelling on thousands …

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Many youth arrested during NIA raids in Shopian

June 3, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, New Delhi-based National Investigation Agency (NIA) along with police and paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force conducted raids in Shopian and arrested many youth. The youth were picked up by NIA during its …

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