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Archive for July, 2018

Russian Climber rescued by Pakistan Army in a Daring Heliborne Operation

July 31, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, July 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): In a daring heliborne operation early this morning, Pakistan Army rescued Russian climber Alexander Gukov, who was stranded at Latok-I peak in Gilgit-Baltistan since July 24, 2018. Gukov was recovered at an altitude of 20,650 …

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Mohmand Dam to store 1.2 MAF water, generate 800 MW power

July 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Lahore, July 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Chairman Lt Gen Muzammil Hussain (R) today visited Mohmand Dam Project site located in Tribal District Mohmand of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.During his visit, the Chairman said that Mohmand …

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State Bank of Pakistan conducts Open Market Operation

July 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, July 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): State Bank of Pakistan conducted its Open Market Operation, Repo Sale (Mop up), in following contracts on July 31, 2018. Quotes received and accepted are as given below:

A: OMOs

      NO            OMO Tenor                 Range         Number 

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Charge-sheet reveals more evidence in Kathua case

July 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the supplementary charge-sheet has revealed that Sanjhi Ram, the mastermind of rape and murder of Kathua minor girl Aasifa had tried to bribe police to save the culprits. The new findings were …

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India following Zionist policy in Kashmir: DeM

July 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Dukhtaran-e-Millat has said that Indian policy to abrogate Article 35-A is akin to the Zionist policy implemented by Israeli government in Palestine. DeM spokesperson, Rifat Fatima, in a statement issued in Srinagar …

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Ban on shifting PSA detainees from IOK to jails in India lifted

July 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, in yet another move against the Kashmiri political detainees, Delhi-run Governor Rule has removed a legal provision that prohibited the shifting and lodging of Kashmiri residents detained under draconian law, Public Safety …

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Kashmir lawyers protest against bid to abrogate article 35-A

July 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): Srinagar, July 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Bar Association Islamabad district held a protest march in Islamabad town against efforts to abrogate Article 35-A. Scores of the lawyers associated with Islamabad’s Bar Association assembled outside …

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Tributes paid to Maqbool Malik on martyrdom anniversary

July 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Jammu and Kashmir Mahaz-e-Azadi observed 26th martyrdom anniversary of its founding member Muhammad Maqbool Malik. Fateha khawani was offered at a martyrs’ graveyard in Islamabad town and special prayers were offered for …

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India using PSA to prolong detention of youth: APHC

July 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference has condemned the rampant use of draconian law, Public Safety Act (PSA), and FIRs by the Indian authorities against youth to prolong their illegal detention.

APHC General …

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India resorting to Ghunda raj in IOK ahead of August 15: Hurriyat forum

July 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Hurriyat forum led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has condemned the fresh wave of mass frisking by the Indian forces’ personnel across the Valley, terming it as a tool to instill fear …

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DFP warns India against tinkering with article 35-A

July 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) has appealed to the justice-loving people across the globe to raise their voice against New Delhi’s attempts to change the demography of Jammu and …

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Article 35-A brings 27 IOK trade bodies together

July 31, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, twenty-seven bodies from a cross section of the society addressed a press conference in Srinagar to show their resentment against the conspiracies being hatched to change demographic composition of Jammu and Kashmir.…

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