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Archive for April 20th, 2019

Inaugural Ceremony of Research Cycle-I held at Federal Academy Research is a noble effort: Mr. Reto Stocker, Head of International Committee of the Red Cross in Pakistan

April 20, 2019 |

Islamabad, April 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): The formal inaugural ceremony of Research Cycle-I (AprilOctober-2019) was held here at the Federal Judicial Academy on April 18, 2019. Director General of the Academy, Mr. Hayat Ali Shah spoke about persistent efforts behind the …

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Dust-Thunderstorm/rain predicted in Upper and Central parts of the country from Tuesday to Thursday

April 20, 2019 |

Islamabad, April 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Met Office informed that westerly wave is likely to enter western parts on Tuesday and may affect upper and central parts till Thursday and persist over northern areas till Friday. Under the influence of this …

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Punjab Chief Minister decides to lift ban on parole to facilitate prisoners orders to send 400 prisoners from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to their Province

April 20, 2019 |

Lahore, April 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has decided to lift the ban on the parole to provide relief to the prisoners and necessary instructions have been issued to the Home Department in this regard. The …

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Saudi Ambassador calls on Punjab Chief Minister

April 20, 2019 |

Lahore, April 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): The circle of Etimad centres, set up with the cooperation of Saudi Arabia for biometric verification of Haj and Umrah pilgrims, will be enhanced. A decision to this effect was taken at a meeting between …

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Punjab Chief Minister greets Christians on Easter

April 20, 2019 |

Lahore, April 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has greeted the Christian community on Easter. In his message, he said the purpose of Easter is to spend time and share pleasantries with deserving people. The Christian community …

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Appointment of TEVTA Chairman has been done as per rules: Spokesman for Chief Minister

April 20, 2019 |

Lahore, April 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Spokesman for CM Dr Shahbaz Gill has said that the appointment of the chairman TEVTA has been made as per rules and regulations, and news reports in the media in this regard are baseless and …

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New Punjab LG System to ensure public autonomy and sustainable development: Raja Basharat

April 20, 2019 |

Lahore, April 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Provincial Minister for Law, Parliamentary Affairs and Local Government Raja Basharat has said that upcoming session of Punjab Assembly commencing from Monday would contain great importance with respect to new five bills and couple of …

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Lance Naik Zafar Iqbal who got injured during operation at Hayatabad other day succumbed to injuries and embraced Shahadat

Peshawar, April 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Lance Naik Zafar Iqbal who got injured during operation at Hayatabad other day succumbed to injuries and embraced Shahadat. Funeral prayer of Shaheed offered at Peshawar Garrison. Corps Commander Peshawar Corps and large number of …

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Pakistan Delegation at Asian Parliamentary Assembly

April 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, April 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Parliamentarians hold immense responsibility to take corrective legislative steps towards water conservation and must vigorously engage with executives on building inclusive frameworks for reduction of climate change impacts. Pakistan Parliamentary delegation emphasized this while addressing …

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National Assembly Speaker and Deputy Speaker extend warm felicitations to the Christian Community on the Eve of Easter

April 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, April 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser, has extended warm felicitations to the Christian Members of the Parliament and the Christian community on the auspicious occasion of Easter. The Speaker said that Jesus Christ (Peace Be Upon …

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Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh holds a telephonic discussion with IMF Mission Chief to Pakistan

Islamabad, April 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, Advisor to Prime Minister on Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs held a phone discussion with Ernesto Ramirez-Rigo, IMF Mission Chief to Pakistan, after talking with Jihad Azour, IMF Director, earlier today. …

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Incarcerated Malik critically ill, hospitalized in Delhi

April 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, April 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): The illegally detained Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Muhammad Yasin Malik, was admitted in a hospital in New Delhi in a serious condition after his health deteriorated during hunger strike in the custody …

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