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Archive for July 7th, 2018

Downward revision of sales tax on petroleum products

July 7, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, July 07, 2018 (PPI-OT): The honourable Supreme Court during the course of hearing held on 5th July, 2018 relating to suo motu notice of increase in petroleum prices directed the Federal Government to reconsider the matter in order to …

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Message of Interim Chief Minister Punjab on second death anniversary of Edhi

July 7, 2018 | General, Official News

Lahore, July 07, 2018 (PPI-OT): Interim Chief Minister Punjab Dr Hasan Askari said in his message on the second death anniversary of Abdul Sattar Edhi that Edhi has set up best example of human service and we should all learn …

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Peaceful and Transparent polls is first and last priority

July 7, 2018 | General, Official News

Lahore, July 07, 2018 (PPI-OT): Interim Chief Minister Punjab Dr. Hasan Askari has said that first and last priority of the interim government is to hold the general elections in a transparent and peaceful manner. The interim government is totally …

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Interim Chief Minister presides over three-hour long meeting reviews arrangements for general election, floods, dengue and polio important political personalities to be given security

July 7, 2018 | General, Official News

Lahore, July 07, 2018 (PPI-OT): Interim Chief Minister Punjab Dr. Hasan Askari presided over a high level meeting at the CM Office, here today. The preparations for the general elections and arrangements for floods, dengue and polio were discussed in …

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Petroleum prices reduced: Ali Zafar

Islamabad, July 07, 2018 (PPI-OT): Syed Ali Zafar, Federal Minister for Energy in a statement here today, said that Federal Government has decided to reduce petroleum prices in order to provide relief to the general public. Federal Cabinet, he said …

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APHC-AJK leaders condemn shifting of Aasiya Andrabi to Delhi

July 7, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, July 07, 2018 (PPI-OT): The leaders of All Parties Hurriyet Conference Azad Jammu and Kashmir (APHC-AJK) chapter have strongly condemned the shifting of illegally detained Dukhtaran-e-Millat Chairperson Aasiya Andrabi and her two associates, Fahmeeda Sofi and Nahida Nasreen from …

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Hurriyat leaders grieved over civilian killings in Kulgam

July 7, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 07, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organisations have strongly condemned the killing of three youth including a teenage girl in Redwani area of south Kashmir by Indian forces. The Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party …

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3 civilians martyred, Burhan’s anniversary tomorrow

July 7, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 07, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, three civilians including a teenage girl were martyred, while several others injured when Indian troops opened fire on peaceful protesters in Redwani area of Kulgam district, today. People took to the streets …

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India must act on recommendations by UNHRC report

July 7, 2018 | General, Official News

Toronto, July 07, 2018 (PPI-OT): The President of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Sardar Masood Khan has said that India must act on the recommendations made by the UN Human Rights Council report to stop rights abuses in occupied Kashmir. Sardar …

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Court’s decision not to hit the economy

July 7, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, July 07, 2018 (PPI-OT): Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders on Saturday said the decision of the accountability court is not expected to hit the economy is a substantial way. The anxiety of the business community and any impact on …

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Weak currency breaking the back of masses

Karachi, July 07, 2018 (PPI-OT): The country has lost the capacity to support an overvalued rupee which was a reason behind exchange rate erosion which continues to take a toll on the masses and the economy, a business leader said …

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Neelum Jhelum Project’s contribution to National Grid becomes double; Project providing 484 MW to National Grid

July 7, 2018 | General, Official News

Lahore, July 07, 2018 (PPI-OT): In yet another significant development, the contribution of Neelum Jhelum Hydropower Project to the National Grid has increased to 484 Megawatts (MW), as two units of the project (Unit No. 3 and Unit No. 2) …

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