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Archive for August 26th, 2018

WAPDA congratulates its Karate Player for Winning Bronze Medal for Pakistan

August 26, 2018 | General, Official News

Lahore, August 26, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) has congratulated its Karate Player Nargis who has won bronze medal for Pakistan in 18th Asian Games in the Women’s +68kg Kumite Karate Championship. WAPDA’s Player Nargis …

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People throng to witness dazzling Air display of JF-17 Thunder at Polish Airshow

August 26, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, August 26, 2018 (PPI-OT):Amidst thundering applause by the eager spectators, PAF’s JF-17 Thunder exhibited its dazzling aerial display during the opening day of Radom International Airshow at Radom-Sakdu Airport, (Poland) today. Painted in the colour scheme of Pakistan’s national …

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PIA Post – Hajj operation from Saudi Arabia to Pakistan commences

August 26, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, August 26, 2018 (PPI-OT): PIA Post- Hajj operation from Saudi Arabia to Pakistan will commence from Monday. The first Post Hajj flights PK 3006 for Karachi and PK 3002 for Islamabad will reach their respective airports bringing back more …

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Foreign Minister’s condolences on passing away of Senator John McCain

August 26, 2018 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, August 26, 2018 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi expressed deep and heartfelt condolences on the passing away of Senator McCain. Thoughts and prayers of the people of Pakistan are with the family and friends of Senator McCain. …

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Federal IT Minister visits The Nest I/O

Islamabad, August 26, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Federal Minister of Information and Technology and Telecom, Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui, visited The Nest I/O, P@SHA’s Tech Incubator on August 25 to discuss the needs of the startup ecosystem. The highlight of the meeting …

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Body of martyred Langate youth exhumed

August 26, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 26, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, thousands of people attended the funeral prayers of a martyred youth, Muzaffar Ahmed, after police handed over his body to his family after exhumation.

Muzaffar Ahmed, a resident of Langate area of …

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EJAC holds protest demo in Srinagar to defend 35-A

August 26, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 26, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Employees Joint Action Committee (EJAC) held a demonstration at Pratap Park in Srinagar, today, against the onslaught on the Article 35-A, which provides special status to residents of Jammu and Kashmir.…

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Protest in Banihal in defence of Article 35-A

August 26, 2018 | General, Official News

Jammu, August 26, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, a protest march was held in Banihal against the attempts being made by the BJP government to repeal Article 35-A of the Indian Constitution, which grants special status to the permanent residents …

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Inqilabi expresses solidarity with family of Muzaffar Ahmed

August 26, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 26, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leader and the Chairman of Islami Tanzeem-e-Azadi, Abdul Samad Inqilabi visited the residence of martyred youth, Muzaffar Ahmed at Langate in Kupwara and expressed solidarity with the bereaved family.

Abdul Samad …

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Al Jazeera banned in India

August 26, 2018 | General, Official News

New Delhi, August 26, 2018 (PPI-OT): English TV news channel, Al Jazeera has gone off air in India as the Indian government has withdrawn the security clearance of the channel for airing a documentary on Kashmir.

Media reports said that …

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Delhi seminar for continuation of Article 35-A

August 26, 2018 | General, Official News

New Delhi, August 26, 2018 (PPI-OT): The speakers at a seminar in New Delhi have firmly advocated continuation of the Article 35-A of the Indian Constitution, which guarantees special rights and privileges to the permanent residents of Jammu and Kashmir.…

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Years on: memories of Jamia Masjid siege still haunt people

August 26, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 26, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, twenty nine years have passed but the memories of the siege of Jamia Masjid Srinagar are still fresh in the minds of people.

Indian forces had conducted a massive operation at the …

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