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Archive for May 4th, 2019

National Fortification Alliance and World Food Programme Launch Pilot Project to Fortify Wheat to Fight Malnutrition

May 4, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, May 04, 2019 (PPI-OT): The National Fortification Alliance (NFA) of Pakistan, with technical support from the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and funding from the Australian Government launched a pilot project to fight malnutrition by fortifying wheat flour …

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Livestock vaccination drive begins in Tharparkar

May 4, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, May 04, 2019 (PPI-OT): Livestock and Fisheries department of the government of Sindh launched the PPR vaccination drive in district Tharparkar today. Mr Abdul Bari Pitafi, the provincial minister for livestock and fisheries launched the campaign in collaboration with …

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Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, alongwith Chief Minister Sindh and Provincial Finance Ministers of Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan held joint meeting with IMF Mission

Islamabad, May 04, 2019 (PPI-OT): Advisor to the Prime Minister on Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs, Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, alongwith the Chief Minister Sindh and Provincial Finance Ministers of Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan, held a joint meeting with …

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Next PSDP to be based on Practical and Realistic Development Targets: Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar –

Islamabad, May 04, 2019 (PPI-OT): Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reform Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar has said that next public sector development programme will contain practical and realistic development targets which could be achieved in given timeframe. He recalled that …

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Highway closure causes rise in prices of edibles in valley

May 4, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 04, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the suspension of civilian traffic on Srinagar-Jammu highway for two days a week has led to hike in the prices of essential commodities. The prices of essential commodities and eatables have increased …

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Gilani calls for boycott of sham polls in IOK

May 4, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 04, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has urged the people to completely boycott the fifth and final phase of the sham Indian Parliamentary elections and observe complete shutdown …

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IOK people will continue struggle till success: Inqilabi

May 4, 2019 | General, Official News

Jammu, May 04, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the illegally detained Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Islami Tanzeem-e-Azadi, Abdul Samad Inqilabi, has said that India has been occupying Jammu and Kashmir against the will of the Kashmiri people who will …

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IOK HCBA condemns use of force on protesters in Shopian

May 4, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 04, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association (HCBA) has strongly condemned the use of brute force by Indian troops and police against civilians in Shopian, yesterday. Over twenty people were injured, some of them …

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Rich tributes paid to three Shopian martyrs

May 4, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 04, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, and other Hurriyat leaders and organizations have paid glowing tributes to the three Kashmiri youth martyred by Indian troops in Shopian district, yesterday. …

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APHC chairman re-admitted in Srinagar’s Soura hospital

May 4, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 04, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, was re-admitted in Soura Institute of Medical Sciences in Srinagar, today, for cardiac check-up and pacemaker assessment.

An APHC spokesman in a statement …

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Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance chairs Fiscal Coordination Committee meeting

Islamabad, May 04, 2019 (PPI-OT): Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs, Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, chaired the meeting of Fiscal Coordination Committee (FCC), here today. The meeting considered the recommendations of the FCC Sub-Committee on Public …

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Situation not conducive for journalists in IOK

May 4, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 04, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, speakers during a seminar said that the situation is not conducive for journalists as they are facing challenges while discharging their professional duties. The Jammu and Kashmir Editors Forum (JKEF) organized the …

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