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Archive for June 9th, 2018

IOK HC quashes PSA detention of 7 persons

June 9, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court has overturned detention orders issued against seven persons under draconian law, Public Safety Act (PSA), on the ground that the detaining authority lacked any compelling reasons to detain them.…

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‘Human shield’ victim refused Bigg Boss offer: Report

June 9, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Farooq Ahmed Dar, the 29-year-old who hit the headlines in April last year after being used as a human shield by the Indian Army Major Leetul Gogoi was reportedly offered Rs 50 …

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Kashmiri Hurriyat activists released from Tihar jail after 8 years

June 9, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): Hurriyat activists, Muhammad Siddique Ganai, Ghulam Jeelani Lallu and Farooq Ahmed Dagga were released from New Delhi’s Tihar jail after eight years of illegal detention. According to Kashmir Media Service, Muhammad Siddique Ganai and Ghulam …

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Delhi court denies bail to Zahoor Watali

June 9, 2018 | General, Official News

New Delhi, June 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): A Delhi court has denied bail to Kashmiri businessman, Zahoor Ahmed Watali, who is lodged in New Delhi’s Tihar Jail under a false case registered against him. District Judge, Poonam A Bamba, rejected the …

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Kashmiris to continue struggle till complete success: Gilani

June 9, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has reiterated that the Kashmiris will continue their struggle till they achieved their cherished goal of freedom from Indian bondage. Syed Ali …

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APSCC pitches for Pakistan, India tangible dialogue

June 9, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, All Parties Sikh Coordination Committee (APSCC) has appealed to Pakistan and India to take tangible measures for bringing peace so that the bloodshed gets stopped in valley and people living on borders …

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AAC pays tributes to Molvi Mushtaq on his 13th anniversary

June 9, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Awami Action Committee paid rich tributes to its leader, Molvi Mushtaq Ahmed, the martyr of masjid, on the 13th anniversary. The AAC spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said that Quran …

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India’s softened Kashmir stance result of youths’ resistance

June 9, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has asserted that the government of India’s softened stance on Kashmir is the result of Kashmiri youths’ robust resistance against the ultimate repression. Mirwaiz …

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Caretaker CM Punjab pays visit to Mazar-e-Iqbal

June 9, 2018 | Energy & Power

Caretaker Punjab Chief Minister Dr. Hassan Askari Razvi paid a visit to Mazar-e-Iqbal in Lahore on Saturday.

He laid floral wreath on the grave of the national poet, offered fateha and prayed for the country's security and prosperity.

Later, writing …

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Complaints Cell set up for electoral activities in Sindh

June 9, 2018 | Entertainment

The caretaker Chief Minister Sindh Fazlur Rehman has set up a General Elections Complaint & Coordination Cell at the Chief Minister House in connection with public complaints regarding the ongoing electoral activities across the province.

According to notification, the complaint …

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Rs1700m earmarked for health sector: Hafeez

June 9, 2018 | Technology

In Gilgit-Baltistan, twenty-seven out of ninety-six ongoing development projects in health sector have been completed at a cost of over 880 million rupees.

This was stated by Gilgit-Baltistan Chief Minister Hafiz Hafeez-ur-Rehman in a statement in Gilgit today.(Saturday)

He said …

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NATCO to establish petrol stations, Departmental Stores in GB

June 9, 2018 | Aviation, General

The board of directors of Northern Areas Transport Corporation at a meeting in Gilgit on Saturday decided to establish petrol filling stations and Departmental Stores in all districts of Gilgit Baltistan.

Chief Secretary Babar Hayat Tarar who is also chairman …

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