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Archive for July 5th, 2019

Threats to Gulalai Ismail’s family must stop

July 5, 2019 | General Business News

Lahore, July 05, 2019 (PPI-OT): HRCP is seriously concerned over reports that activist Gulalai Ismail’s family has been threatened, allegedly by state agencies, in connection with her work as a human rights defender. HRCP urges the state to investigate the …

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Threats to Gulalai Ismail’s family must stop

July 5, 2019 | General Business News

Lahore, July 05, 2019 (PPI-OT): HRCP is seriously concerned over reports that activist Gulalai Ismail’s family has been threatened, allegedly by state agencies, in connection with her work as a human rights defender. HRCP urges the state to investigate the …

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Pasban Democratic Party holds demo against possible release of Dr Shakil Afridi

July 5, 2019 | General Business News

Karachi, July 05, 2019 (PPI-OT): Pasban Democratic Party (PDP) Chairman Altaf Shakoor has said that handing over the traitor Dr Shakil Afridi to the US would be a historical betrayal and the nation would not forgive Prime Minister Imran Khan …

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WWF-Pakistan and The Coca-Cola Foundation launch cooperation for plastic waste management

July 5, 2019 | General Business News

Lahore, July 05, 2019 (PPI-OT): WWF-Pakistan, in collaboration with The Coca-Cola Foundation, has formally reached out to waste dealers and scavengers for the very first time, with an inclusive approach to facilitate key stakeholders in creating a ‘Pakistan Without Waste’ …

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48% Pakistanis report spending less time watching TV this Ramadan compared to the last: Survey

July 5, 2019 | General Business News

Islamabad, July 05, 2019 (PPI-OT): According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup and Gilani Pakistan, nearly half Pakistanis (48%) report spending less time watching TV this Ramadan compared to the last.

A nationally representative sample of …

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CDA has awarded the residual development work of Park Enclave

July 5, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, July 05, 2019 (PPI-OT): Capital Development Authority (CDA) has awarded the residual development work of Park Enclave at 32% below the estimated cost. The development work would be started during the current week. It is pertinent to mention here …

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Capital Development Authority and ICT administration conducted several operations in different areas of the city

July 5, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, July 05, 2019 (PPI-OT): In connection with ongoing anti-encroachment drive Capital Development Authority (CDA) and ICT administration on Thursday conducted several operations in different areas of the city and demolished several illegal constructions and encroachments from the state land.…

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Workshop on 5G networks concluded

July 5, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, July 05, 2019 (PPI-OT): Two days’ training workshop on 5G networks organized by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) in collaboration with GSM Association (GSMA) concluded in Islamabad. Workshop was arranged under the ‘PTA-GSMA Capacity Building Centre of Excellence Program’. The …

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Prime Minister directs to include all disabled persons in Sehat Sahulat Programme, Dr. Zafar Mirza briefs media

Islamabad, July 05, 2019 (PPI-OT): On the directive of Prime Minister Imran Khan families of Tribal Districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa are being given Sehat Insaf cards. Moreover, there will be 100% coverage for the entire population of district Tharparkar in …

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Pakistan calls for Closer Regional Cooperation

July 5, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, July 05, 2019 (PPI-OT): The first Six Nations Regional Cooperation Meeting against terrorism, drug trafficking, illegal migration and organized crimes was held on 3-4 July in Istanbul, Turkey. The countries represented at the Meeting included Turkey, Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Iran, …

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IOK court orders provision of medical care to Inqilabi in Jail

July 5, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 05, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, a court has directed the authorities to provide proper medical facilities to illegally detained Chairman of Islami Tanzeem-e-Azadi, Abdul Samad Inqilabi, in the jail. Islami Tanzeem-e-Azadi in a statement issued in Srinagar …

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Highway ban will worsen IOK economy: JMF

July 5, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, July 05, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu Muslim Front (JMF) has said that restrictions on civilian movement on Srinagar-Jammu highway for five hours in a day, during Amarnath Yatra, create chaos as people including tourists will suffer, …

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