2019 July 02 : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for July 2nd, 2019

Speaker National Assembly and Chairman Russian State Duma Agree on Establishment of a Joint Parliamentary Commission for Promotion of Bilateral Trade and Investment

July 2, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): Speaker National Assembly Mr. Asad Qaiser has proposed establishment of a Joint Parliamentary Commission for discussing and suggesting way forward for promotion of bilateral economic and investment relations between Pakistan and Russian Federation. The Speaker …

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Sindh government to continue support cancer hospitals working on welfare basis: Murad Ali Shah

July 2, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that the treatment of cancer patients was very costly and unaffordable for the poor patients in the private sector, therefore his government was working hard to …

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National Assembly Standing Committee on Law and Justice meets

July 2, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): 17th meeting of the Standing Committee on Law and Justice was held today under the Chairmanship of Mr. Riaz Fatyana, MNA. The meeting started with the recitation from the Holy Quran then the Committee decided …

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Pakistan conveyed the schedule for the 2nd Meeting on Kartarpur Corridor to India

July 2, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): Pakistan, today, conveyed to India that the second meeting to discuss the draft agreement for finalizing the modalities of Kartarpur Corridor and related technical issues will be held on 14th July 2019 at Wagah. The …

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Families of four missing students from Sopore seek help

July 2, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, four boys including two cousins are missing in Baramulla district. Furkan Tariq Parimoo, his cousin Ayan Amin Parmoo, Athar Ahad and Faheem Farooq went missing from their homes on Sunday in Doabgah …

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IFJ condemns Kashmir editor’s arrest, demands apology

July 2, 2019 | General, Official News

New Delhi, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and its affiliate Indian Journalists Union (IJU) have strongly criticised the arrest of an editor of a Srinagar-based newspaper by Indian administration in a 27-year-old case. The IFJ …

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Entire Nagaland declared ‘disturbed’ for six more months

July 2, 2019 | General, Official News

New Delhi, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): The entire Indian state of Nagaland has been declared a disturbed area for six more months, till December-end, under the draconian Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), the move clearly shows growing resentment in …

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Over 2,100 officers left Indian armed forces since 2016

July 2, 2019 | General, Official News

New Delhi, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): Indian armed forces are facing growing shortage of officers as the trend of abandoning the forces is increasing with each passing day with more than 21,00 officers left the job from 2016 to 2018. …

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3 killed, 4 injured as van rams into Indian army vehicle

July 2, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, three persons were killed and four others critically injured after a van rammed into an Indian army vehicle in Samba district. The accident took place when a van which was on its …

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Stop bloodshed in IOK, global community urged

July 2, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League (JKPL) has urged the international community and world human rights organizations to play role in stopping the ongoing bloodshed in the territory. The JKPL Chairman, Mukhtar …

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Anti-India demonstration held in Geneva

July 2, 2019 | General, Official News

Geneva, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): A large number of Kashmiri community members held a protest demonstration in Geneva on the side-lines of the ongoing 41st session of the United Nations Human Rights Council to highlight the human rights violations by …

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Troops launch violent operations in IOK

July 2, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops launched violent cordon and search operations in Shopian, Islamabad, Pulwama and Kupwara districts, today. The troops launched the operations in Nildoora Imam Sahib, Genashpora, Daragad Mohalla, Kakapora and Hangah Handwara …

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