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Archive for March 21st, 2019

International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

March 21, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): “The International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is an occasion for all of us to renew our promise to end racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance, anti-Semitism and anti-Muslim hatred. The recent …

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World Water Day: Managing the urban flooding and water scarcity

March 21, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): With rapidly growing population in Pakistan, per capita surface water availability has declined from 5,260 cubic meters per year in 1951 to around 1,000 cubic meters in 2016. This quantity is likely to further drop …

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World Water Day

March 21, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): “Water is vital for survival and, alongside sanitation, helps protect public and environmental health. Our bodies, our cities and our industries, our agriculture and our ecosystems all depend on it. Water is a human right. …

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Pakistan’s Liquid Foreign Reserves Position

March 21, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$15,709.6 million on 15 March, 2019. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

i) Foreign reserves held by the State Bank …

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World Water Day on March 22 WAPDA plans to add 10 MAF Water storage by 2030

March 21, 2019 | General, Official News

Lahore, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): As the comity of nations is all set to celebrate ‘World Water Day’ on March 22 to create awareness about conservation and prudent use of water, the Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) has …

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SBP reiterates currency note features to help visually impaired persons

March 21, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): It has come into the notice of SBP that visually impaired persons find it difficult to recognize and distinguish amongst different Pakistani currency notes. SBP, for the information of the general public and specifically visually …

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Crack Down against the Ice drug peddlers through out the Province

March 21, 2019 | General, Official News

Peshawar, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Dr. Muhammad Naeem Khan has directed police high ups to further pull up their sleeves and launch a well-planned crack down against the Ice drug peddlers through out …

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Sindh government approves employment against deceased quota

March 21, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): In a high level meeting chaired by the Chief Secretary Sindh Syed Mumtaz Ali Shah the approval for employment against deceased quota was accorded for 302 cases of the legitimate candidates. According to detail 133 …

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Baton charge on peaceful political workers unacceptable: Barrister Murtaza Wahab

March 21, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): Advisor to Chief Minister Sindh for Information, Law and Anticorruption Barrister Murtaza Wahab has strongly condemned baton charge and arrest of peaceful political workers who gathered in Islamabad to express solidarity with their leadership.

In …

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Holi is a festival to share happiness with others: Mukesh Kumar Chawla

March 21, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): Sindh Minister for Excise and Taxation and Narcotics Control and Parliamentary Affairs Mukesh Kumar Chawla, while congratulating Hindu Community on the eve Holi , has asked them to share happiness and colours with other as …

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Commander Rawalpindi Corps visits troops at Siachen

Rawalpindi, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): Commander Rawalpindi Corps visited troops at Siachen. Appreciated state of readiness and morale.

For more information, contact:
Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR)
Hilal Road, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Tel: +92-51-9271605
Fax: +92-51-9271601
Email: ispr@ispr.gov.pk
Website: www.ispr.gov.pk…

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Senator Sehar Kamran’s (TI) Message on the 79th Pakistan Day

March 21, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): Senator Sehar Kamran, President Centre for Pakistan and Gulf Studies (CPGS) said that 23rd March is a momentous day in our history and it reminds us the sacrifices of our people, leaders, martyrs and heroes …

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