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Archive for October 9th, 2018

Man killed after being hit by Indian army vehicle in IOK

October 9, 2018 |

Srinagar, October 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, a civilian, Mukesh Kumar, was killed after an Indian Army vehicle deliberately hit him on Jammu-Rajouri-Poonch highway. Mukesh Kumar, 30, was critically injured after the Indian Army vehicle deliberately hit him when …

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JRL hails IOK people for rejecting sham polls

October 9, 2018 |

Srinagar, October 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has appreciated people’s rejection and boycott of the first phase of sham local bodies’ elections staged by …

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Bhim Singh demands cancelation of polls in IOK

October 9, 2018 |

Jammu, October 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Professor Bhim Singh, the Chief Patron of National Panthers Party (NPP), has urged the Governor to cancel the drama being enacted in the name of municipal elections in the Kashmir Valley. Bhim …

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ICRC urged to send team to visit Tihar Jail

October 9, 2018 |

Srinagar, October 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association has strongly condemned the ill-treatment meted out to Kashmiri and Pakistani prisoners lodged in Tihar Jail, New Delhi, describing it as flagrant violation of international law.

The …

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Arrest of Hilal War denounced

October 9, 2018 |

Srinagar, October 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police arrested Hurriyat leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Political Party, Engineer Hilal Ahmed War, during a raid on his residence in Maisuma area of Srinagar.

The detained …

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K-Electric carries out development work at Old Town grid

October 9, 2018 | General Business News

Karachi, October 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): As part of K-Electric’s US$ 450 million transmission enhancement plan (TP-1000) to add 1000 MVA to its network, development work was carried out on Old Town grid and associated transmission lines. A planned power shutdown …

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Junaid Makda concerned over serious devaluation of rupee, fears unbearable inflation

October 9, 2018 | General Business News

Karachi, October 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): President Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) Junaid Esmail Makda, while expressing deep concerns over serious devaluation of rupee against dollar, said that dollar has risen sharply to all time high of Rs134 which …

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ICCI and DBAI call for shifting of District Courts from F-8 Markaz

October 9, 2018 | General Business News

Islamabad, October 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): A delegation of District Bar Association Islamabad (DBAI) led by its President Riasat Ali Azad visited Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) here on Tuesday and exchanged views on the shifting of district courts …

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Engro Polymer and Chemicals Limited and TCF to build two purpose-built schools in Ghaggar Phattak, Karachi

October 9, 2018 | General Business News

Karachi, October 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): Engro Polymer and Chemicals Limited (EPCL) as part of its CSR initiative, signed an agreement with The Citizens Foundation (TCF) to setup two new purpose-built school campuses in Ghaggar Phattak, Bin Qasim Town, Karachi. These …

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GE Healthcare and Shirazi Trading host continuous educational workshops for Pakistan’s leading cardiologists and radiologists

October 9, 2018 | General Business News

Islamabad, October 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): GE Healthcare (NYSE: GE), in collaboration with Shirazi Trading, held a series of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and Computed Tomography (CT) Imaging workshops in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. The workshops, led by renowned cardiologist Dr. Saima Mushtaq, …

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PepsiCo Launches Third Edition of Change the Game Challenge

October 9, 2018 | General Business News

Lahore, October 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Change the Game Challenge, launched by PepsiCo for the first time in 2016, is back. The goal of the competition is to harness ideas from youth on how to solve real business issues. For …

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AkzoNobel partners with SOS Children’s Villages in Pakistan for brighter future of youth

October 9, 2018 | General Business News

Lahore, October 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): Driving lasting impact through education and building colourful communities, AkzoNobel, a leading global paints and coatings company, has partnered with SOS Children’s Village in Pakistan to empower vulnerable youth for better chances of employment through …

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