2019 June 02 : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for June 2nd, 2019

Joint Press Release by the spokespersons of the Federal Ministry of Law and Justice and the assets recovery unit, Prime Minister’s office

Islamabad, June 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): There was a dire need to put into place an effective mechanism whereby foreign assets of Pakistanis were detected and an action taken strictly in accordance with law. In consequence of the afore-stated and also …

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President, First Lady to meet guests at Aiwan-e-Sadr on Eid day

Islamabad, June 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): The President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan and First Lady will receive the Ministers, Diplomats, Senators, MNAs/MPAs, Federal Secretaries, Senior Citizens and Members of Civil Society, who wish to call on him for Eid …

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British Airways is resuming its flight operation to Pakistan after gap of eighteen years

Islamabad, June 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): British Airways is resuming its flight operation to Pakistan after gap of eighteen years. First flight of British Airways (BA- 261) is arriving at Islamabad International Airport (IIAP) on 3rd June, 2019 (Monday) at 9:25 …

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OIC Makkah summit reiterates support for Kashmiris

June 2, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, June 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): The 14th session of the OIC Summit in Makkah reiterated the Conference’s principled support for the legitimate right to self-determination of the people of Jammu and Kashmir in accordance with UN resolutions. Referring to the …

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Indian army man commits suicide in Jammu

June 2, 2019 | General, Official News

Jammu, June 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, an Indian soldier committed suicide in Jammu district. The Indian army man Yogesh Singh (27) was found hanging with a tree near an abandoned building at 16 Corps unit in Nagrota area …

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Thousands participate in funeral of Shopian martyrs

June 2, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, thousands of mourners attended the funeral prayers of two youth martyred by the Indian troops in a village in south Kashmir’s Shopian district. As the bodies of Abid Manzoor Magary of Navpora …

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Shab-e-Qadr observed with religious gaiety

June 2, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, shab-e-Qadr also known as Laylat-ul-Qadr was observed with religious zeal and gaiety across Jammu and Kashmir, last night. People offered nightlong prayers and recited holy Quran in mosques and shrines across Kashmir. …

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Situation in IOK one of greatest rights crises

June 2, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, senior APHC leader and the Chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir, Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai has said that situation in Kashmir has become one of the greatest human rights crises in history, marked …

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EU slams new Israeli plans to expand settlements in East Jerusalem

June 2, 2019 | General Business News, Sports

Brussels The European Union on Saturday strongly criticized Israeli plans to expand settlements in occupied East Jerusalem, which it said would undermine the viability of the two-state solution.

Israel published on Friday tenders for over 800 settlement units in the …

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EU slams new Israeli plans to expand settlements in East Jerusalem

June 2, 2019 | General Business News, Sports

Brussels The European Union on Saturday strongly criticized Israeli plans to expand settlements in occupied East Jerusalem, which it said would undermine the viability of the two-state solution.

Israel published on Friday tenders for over 800 settlement units in the …

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British Airways Resumes Flights to Pakistan

June 2, 2019 | Official News, World Bank

British Airways on Sunday resumed service to Pakistan after a more than decade long hiatus.

BA stopped flying to Pakistan in 2008 after a suicide bombing attack that killed more than 50 people at a Marriott Hotel in the capital, …

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Jordan condemns Israeli assaults against Al-Aqsa Mosque

June 2, 2019 | General, Official News, Sports

Amman Jordan on Sunday condemned the ongoing Israeli assaults on Al-Aqsa Mosque and the recurrent raids by extremists and settlers, done under the protection of Israel's occupation soldiers.

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Sufian Qudah reiterated that Israel, as an occupying power, …

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