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Archive for March 16th, 2019

Launch of E-Visa Initiative by Prime Minister Imran Khan welcomed by British Pakistanis

March 16, 2019 | General, Official News

London, March 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): Pakistani Diaspora as well as the British nationals have welcomed the E-Visa launched by Prime Minister Imran Khan, yesterday. British – Pakistani Businessmen, Entrepreneurs, prominent Community Members and media persons attended the Live Telecast launch …

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No notice from NAB received by PPP Chairman so far: Barrister Murtaza Wahab

March 16, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, March 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): Adviser to Sindh Chief Minister on Information and Archives, Law, and Anti-Corruption Barrister Murtaza Wahab on Saturday elucidated that no notice from NAB had been received by PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari as yet. Barrister …

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Federal Board of Revenue extends date of filing of Income Tax Returns/Statements for the Tax Year 2018 till 31st March

March 16, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Federal Board of Revenue has extended the date of filing of Income Tax Returns/Statements for the Tax Year 2018 till 31st March. An order issued on Friday says that the date of filing of …

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National Assembly Speaker Writes Letter to His Malaysian Counterpart for Legal Relief of Pakistani Expatriates Imprisoned in Malaysia

March 16, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser has said that a large number of Pakistani expatriates were working in Malaysia and they are an asset for Pakistan, unfortunately some of them are in prison owing to …

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Identities of Pakistani Nationals who embraced Shahadat in Terrorist Attack on Two Mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand

March 16, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, March 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Islamabad announces with profound sorrow and grief that the following Pakistanis have embraced ‘Shahadat’ in the terrorist attack on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, on 15 March 2019:

1. …

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Establishment of Crisis Management Cell in the aftermath of terrorist attack in New Zealand

March 16, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, March 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): In the aftermath of terrorist attack on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand on 15 March 2019, a Crisis Management Cell has been established at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Islamabad. To address the developing …

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High Commissioner Sohail Mahmood lays traditional Chaddar at Dargah Ajmer Sharif

Islamabad, March 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): Pakistan’s High Commissioner to India Sohail Mahmood visited the Dargah of Hazrat Khwaja Syed Moinuddin Hasan Chishti (RA) in Ajmer Sharif, today, where celebrations of his 807th annual Urs are currently underway, says a press …

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Sehrai condemns slapping of PSA on Mushtaq Veeri

March 16, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, March 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir, Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai has condemned the slapping of draconian Public Safety Act (PSA) on Jamiat-e-Ahle Hadith vice president Maulana Mushtaq Ahmed Veeri, and shifting him …

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Enforcement Directorate summons Naseem Gilani to Delhi

March 16, 2019 | General, Official News

New Delhi, March 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has summoned Naseem Gilani, son of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, to appear before it on March 22 at its New Delhi headquarters in a fake …

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IOK traders hold protest against notice to Mirwaiz, ban on JI

March 16, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, March 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, members of various trade bodies staged a protest demonstration at Lal Chowk in Srinagar against the summons sent by the National Investigating Agency to Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and ban on Jamaat-e-Islami. Traders …

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India denounced for harassing political, religious leadership

March 16, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, March 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Pairwan-e-Wilayat has condemned the summoning of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq by National Investigation Agency to New Delhi in the name of questioning and ban on Jamaat-e-Islami. Pairwan-e-Wilayat head Maulana Sibte Mohammad Shabir Qumi …

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MMU resolution denounces harassment of Mirwaiz, ban on JI

March 16, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, March 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, a resolution condemning the harassment of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) and crackdown on workers of socio-religious organisations was read out at several mosques in mosques across the …

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