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IOK traders hold sit-in to resent plot against Article 35-A

August 5, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 05, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Kashmir Traders and Manufactures Federation(KTMF) members, today, held a sit-in protest at Ghanta Ghar (clock tower), Lal Chowk, to protest the attempts to scrap Article 35-A. The KTMF members arrived at…

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Two-day shutdown commences in IOK from today

August 5, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 05, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, two-day shutdown commenced from today to protest against the onslaught on the Article 35-A of the Indian Constitution that grants special rights and privileges to the permanent residents of Jammu and Kashmir…

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Strike call by Kargil Trust

August 5, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 05, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Imam Khomeini Memorial Trust, Kargil, has given a strike call for tomorrow, Monday, against the BJP attempts to abrogate Article 35-A of Indian constitution. The Trust in a statement today said that…

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Life crippled as 2-day strike begins in IOK

August 5, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 05, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, life came to a standstill due to a complete shutdown, today, against the Indian attempts to abrogate the Article 35-A of the Indian Constitution that grants special rights to the permanent residents…

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9 students killed in road accident in eastern Kenya

August 5, 2018 | Business, Company News

In Kenya, nine school children were killed and thirty one injured in a road accident in Kitui county.According to Divisional Police Commander, students were traveling for a school trip when their bus was involved in a head-on collision at a bridge on t…

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Scholarships: NEF to disburse nearly Rs8m

August 5, 2018 | General Business News

National Education Foundation (NEF) will disburse nearly 8 million rupees from the years 2018 to 2021 on awarding of scholarships to deserving students and widows of the teachers working under Federal Directorate of Education.Talking to APP, Director G…

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Work on Dera Ismail Khan-Hakla Motorway underway

August 5, 2018 | General, General Business News

National Highway Authority says that work on the construction of Dera Ismail Khan-Hakla Motorway is in full swing.According to NHA sources, two hundred and eighty-five-kilometer-long Dera Ismail Khan-Hakla Motorway is part of China Pakistan Economic Co…

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9 students killed in road accident in eastern Kenya

August 5, 2018 | Business, Company News

In Kenya, nine school children were killed and thirty one injured in a road accident in Kitui county.According to Divisional Police Commander, students were traveling for a school trip when their bus was involved in a head-on collision at a bridge on t…

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20 killed in plane crash in Switzerland

In Switzerland, twenty people have been killed after an aircraft crashed into a mountainside eastern parts of the country.The plane was carrying seventeen passengers and three crew to Zurich from a two-day excursion in Locarno near Switzerland’s southe…

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Iran to open interests office in KSA to undertake diplomatic affairs

August 5, 2018 | General, Official News, Sports Extra

Iran plans to open an interests office in Saudi Arabia to undertake diplomatic affairs.A spokesman of the Iranian Foreign Ministry said the office will be located in the Swiss Embassy in Riyadh under an agreement concluded eight months ago between Tehr…

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Mastermind of terrorist attacks on Diamer schools killed

August 5, 2018 | Business

A terrorist, believed to be the mastermind of torching 14 girls’ schools in Diamer district of Gilgit Baltistan, was killed by police during a search operation today.According to police sources, the killed militant has been identified as Shafiq.Meanwhi…

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Mastermind of terrorist attacks on Diamer schools killed

August 5, 2018 | Business

A terrorist, believed to be the mastermind of torching 14 girls’ schools in Diamer district of Gilgit Baltistan, was killed by police during a search operation today.According to police sources, the killed militant has been identified as Shafiq.Meanwhi…

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