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Archive for August 12th, 2018

Mysterious blast kills one youth, injures four in Badgam

August 12, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 12, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, one youth was killed and four were injured on Sunday in an explosion in the picturesque Tosa Maidan meadow in Badgam district. Youth were hailing from Arizal area of the district. The …

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Teheek-e-Wahdat-e-Islami holds founding day session in IOK

August 12, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 12, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Teheek-e-Wahdat-e-Islami Jammu and Kashmir held a founding day session in Srinagar, today, on the occasion of death anniversary of its founder Syed Sadiq Rizvi. The Chairman of the party, Nisar Hussain Rather …

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JRL calls shutdown in IOK on August 15

August 12, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 12, 2018 (PPI-OT): Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control and across the world will observe the India’s Independence Day on Wednesday as Black Day to convey the message to the international community that New Delhi …

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Glowing tributes paid to Sheikh Aziz on his martyrdom anniversary

August 12, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 11, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders paying glowing tributes to prominent martyred Hurriyat leader, Sheikh Abdul Aziz, on his martyrdom anniversary, today, reaffirmed the Kashmiris’ resolve to accomplish the mission of their martyrs at all costs. …

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Power supply suspended to large parts of Karachi

August 12, 2018 | General Business News

Power supply was suspended to large parts of Karachi city on Sunday morning, due to a major breakdown caused by tripping in high tension line.

According to K-Electric sources, work is underway on emergency basis and electricity has been restored …

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Russia downs drone near Syria air base

August 12, 2018 | Entertainment, General, Official News

Russia has shot down a drone that came close to its air base at Hmeimim in Syria and was launched from the Idlib de-escalation zone controlled.

The drone caused no casualties or damage, and the Hmeimim air base is operating …

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Jordan: 4 killed in police raid on house sheltering militants

August 12, 2018 | General, Official News

In Jordan, four people have been killed during a police raid on a house sheltering militants suspected of being behind a bomb attack on a police van.

A government spokesman said that three suspects have also been arrested in the …

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PTI’s Tareen, PML-Q leadership discuss nominee for CM, speaker & Dy speaker Punjab

August 12, 2018 | Entertainment

PTI leader Jahangir Tareen held a meeting with PML-Q leadership, including Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain, Chaudhry Pervez Elahi and Chaudhry Monis Elahi, in Lahore on Sunday.

They discussed nomination for the slot of Chief Minister, Speaker and Deputy Speaker in Punjab …

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Charsadda: 6 killed in exchange of firing

August 12, 2018 | Aviation, General

Six people were killed and two others injured in exchange of firing between two rival groups in Rajar area of district Charsadda this morning (Sunday).

According to police, the incident took place due to personal enmity.

Source: Radio Pakistan

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Rangers arrest three criminals in Karachi

August 12, 2018 | Business & Finance

Pakistan Rangers Sindh has arrested three criminals including a member of MQM-London from various areas of Karachi.

According to a spokesman of Rangers, weapons and ammunition were also recovered from their possession.

Meanwhile, the spokesman of Rangers further said that …

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