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Archive for May, 2019

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia provided 150 tons of Dates to Government of Pakistan as a gift

Islamabad, May 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia provided 150 tons of Dates to Government of Pakistan as a gift. On behalf of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Mr. Mohammad Al Qahatani, Representative of the Government of Kingdom …

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Government of Gilgit-Baltistan and UNDP sign an agreement to initiate work to avert risks of dangerous glacial lake outburst floods in Northern Pakistan

May 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, May 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): To implement the Glacial Lake Outburst Flood Risk Reduction in Northern Pakistan Project (GLOF II), the Government of Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed a Letter of Agreement (LoA) today. The …

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Government Revises Petroleum Prices for June 2019

Islamabad, May 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): The government has decided to revise prices of petroleum products for the month of June 2019. The revised prices per litre are as follows:- (Rs./Liter) Product Existing Prices w.e.f. 01-05-2019 Proposed Increase Approved Increase New …

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Four Mega Projects worth RS. 237.178 Billion related to Education, Energy and Governance Sectors Referred to ECNEC by CDWP

Islamabad, May 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): Central Development Working Party (CDWP) meeting on Friday, held under the chairmanship of Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reform and Deputy Chairman Planning Commission Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar approved 04 projects worth Rs. 6.552 billion …

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Committee on net Hydel profits deliberate over technical sub-committee report

Islamabad, May 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reform Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar, in his capacity as Deputy Chairman Planning Commission, presided over a meeting of the Committee constituted by CCI to deliberate upon the issue of Net …

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Law Ministry rebuts media report

Islamabad, May 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): No changes in the Language of the Reference were made by the Law Ministry on the Instructions of the President. It is to clarify the news carried by certain sections of the press alluding that …

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Sehrai condemns slapping of 38th PSA on Masarrat Aalam

May 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, senior APHC leader and the Chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, has strongly condemned slapping of draconian Public Safety Act (PSA) for 38th time on illegally detained Chairman of …

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Ceremony for issuance of sales tax refund bonds

Islamabad, May 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): In order to facilitate businesses, particularly exporters, and resolve the problem of long outstanding refunds, it was decided by the Government to issue sales tax refund bonds to the claimants. FBR made necessary arrangements for …

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Mahaz-e-Azadi pays tributes to Kashmiri martyred youth

May 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, a meeting of Jammu and Kashmir Mahaz-e-Azadi held in Srinagar with its President, Muhammad Iqbal Mir, in the chair. The participants of the meeting paid rich tributes to the youth recently martyred …

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Palestinians being subjected to worst kind of HR violations

May 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference, Shabbir Ahmad Dar and other Hurriyat leaders have said that people of Palestine are being subjected to the worst kind of state terrorism.

Shabbir …

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Glowing tributes paid to recently martyred Kashmiri youth

May 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders have paid glowing tributes to the recently martyred youth by Indian troops during cordon and search operations and firing on peaceful protesters in different areas.

The Chairperson of Muslim Khawateen …

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Forceful anti-India, anti-Israel demos, rallies in IOK

May 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Kashmir Day and Al-Quds Day, today, was marked by forceful anti-India and anti-Israel demonstrations and rallies across the territory. Indian troops injured and arrested several people after using brute force against the …

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