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Archive for August 18th, 2018

Indian troops martyr three youth in IOK

August 18, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 18, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred three youth in Kupwara district on Saturday evening. The youth were martyred during a siege and search operation in Tangdhar area of …

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Hurriyat leaders felicitate Imran Khan on becoming Pakistan PM

August 18, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 18, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders have congratulated the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman, Imran Khan, on becoming Prime Minister of Pakistan. The Hurriyat forum Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in a statement issued in Srinagar said that Quaid-e-Azam …

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Hurriyat leaders congratulate Imran Khan

August 18, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 18, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, and other pro-freedom leaders have felicitated Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chief, Imran Khan, on assuming the office of the Prime Minister of Pakistan and hoped that …

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Pellet victims protest against authorities’ apathy

August 18, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 18, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, pellet gun victims staged a silent protest at Press Enclave in Srinagar, today, against the apathy of the authorities towards their plight. Under the banner of Pellet Victim’s Welfare Trust (PVWT) the …

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TeH condemns continued illegal detention of party activist

August 18, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 18, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir has strongly condemned the continued illegal detention of party activist, Farooq Ahmed Shah. According to Kashmir Media Service, the Tehreek-e-Hurriyat spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said …

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Jammu organizations warn India against repeal of Article 35-A

August 18, 2018 | General, Official News

Jammu, August 18, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, several organisations in Jammu have warned the Indian government against the proposed removal of Article 35-A in the territory. Addressing a joint press conference in Jammu under the banner of “Forum for …

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JKMC remembers its leader on death anniversary

August 18, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 18, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference (JKMC) organized a condolence meeting in Srinagar on the death anniversary of its leader, Advocate Mushtaq Ahmed Wani. The participants of the meeting presided over by …

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Judge Blocks Use of Guantanamo Bay Detainees’ Statements to FBI Interrogators

August 18, 2018 | General Business News

In the U.S. case against five Guantanamo detainees who are accused of aiding in the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks, a military judge has ruled that prosecutors may not use statements the detainees made to FBI interrogators after they were …

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CM Punjab-designate Buzdar has ability to uplift province: PM

August 18, 2018 | Business & Finance

Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that Chief Minister Punjab-designate Usman Buzdar has an ability to uplift the province.

In a tweet message on Saturday, he said this is the first time that Punjab will have a Chief Minister from …

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Security forces recovered huge quantity of arms, ammunition in NW

August 18, 2018 | General, Official News

In North Waziristan, security forces have recovered a huge quantity of arms and ammunition in Mir Ali area of the District.

It includes sub-machine guns, rocket propelled grenades, hand grenades, wireless sets and scores of rounds.

Source: Radio Pakistan

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IHC approves protective bail of Asif Zardari in money laundering case

August 18, 2018 | Entertainment, General, Official News

Islamabad High Court has approved protective bail of former President Asif Ali Zardari in money laundering case.

Justice Gul Hassan Aurangzeb heard his bail petition.

Meanwhile, Lawyer of former President and Co-Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party has submitted an application to …

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Naqeebullah murder case: ATC issues show cause notice to investigation officer

August 18, 2018 | Aviation, General

Anti-Terrorism Court in Karachi today (Saturday) issued show cause Notice to the investigation officer in Naqeebullah murder case for continuously non-appearing in the court.

The court expressed dismay over investigation officer, Dr. Rizwan for non-appearing on hearing in the court.…

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