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Archive for February 23rd, 2019

Meeting of Steering Committee held at HEC

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): The second meeting of Steering Committee for the Project entitled “Establishment of Sub-Campuses of Public Sector Universities at District Level Phase-I” was held at Higher Education Commission, Islamabad. Dr. Tariq Banuri, Chairman HEC chaired the …

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Minister of State for Revenue Hammad Azhar launches Tax Directory 2017

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Minister of State for Revenue Hammad Azhar launched the Taxpayers’ Directory 2017 for Parliamentarians and All taxpayers today at the FBR Headquarters. Chairman FBR Jahanzeb Khan and Member FBR IT Mehmood Aslam Lillah accompanied …

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Parliamentarians have a crucial role in implementation of sustainable development agenda: Farooq H. Naek

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): Senator Farooq H Naek participated in the Inter Parliamentary Union Annual Hearing, “Emerging Challenges to Multilateralism: A Parliamentary Response”, on 21-22 February held at the UN in New York. Speaking as a panellist, the Senator …

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Foreign Minister writes to UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

February 23, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): Below is the text of the letter that the Foreign Minister addressed yesterday to the UN High Commissioner for the Human Rights on the increasing human rights violations in IOK and related issues: “I am …

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Foreign Minister spoke to his Nepali counterpart

February 23, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi spoke with Mr. Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, Foreign Minister of Nepal, which is also the Chair of SAARC, and discussed the evolving peace and security situation in the region.

Foreign …

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8th Round of Pakistan-China Consular Consultations held

February 23, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): The 8th Round of the Pakistan-China Consular Consultations was held in Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Islamabad on 21st February, 2019. Director General (China), Ms. Ayesha Ali led the Pakistani delegation while the Chinese side was …

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Shutdown in Bandipora to mourn killing of youth by troops

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed in north Kashmir’s Bandipora town, today, to mourn the killing of youth martyred by Indian troops in Sopore, yesterday. All shops and business established are closed while …

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Demos in Islamabad town against attacks on Kashmiris in India

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, massive protests erupted in Lal Chowk area of Islamabad town, today, against attacks on Kashmiris by Hindu extremists in India. People took to streets in Lal Chowk today morning and staged protests …

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Hindu fanatics torch 3 shops, 2 vehicles in Mendhar

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Hindu fanatics damaged three shops and two vehicles in Mendhar town of Poonch district. The overnight damage caused by the extremist Hindus prompted the authorities to impose section 144 of Criminal Procedure …

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Case registered against three Kashmiri students in Bareilly

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Bareilly, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Bareilly police in Uttar Pradesh have registered a false case against three Kashmiri students. The police registered the case against the Kashmiri students identified as Dr Ufak, Dr Shamia Irshad and Dr Humaira Fayaz …

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No clue of man missing from army post, police tell HR body

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police have been unable to find any clue about a man from Lolab, who is missing for last more than 17 months, after he was summoned inside an army camp at …

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CRPF soldier travelling from IOK to Hyderabad goes missing

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): A soldier of Indian Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) went missing while travelling from occupied Kashmir to Hyderabad, India. Indian Railway Police said, a team of 14 CRPF men boarded the Telangana Express in Delhi …

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