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Archive for August, 2019

Durable Economic Policies to Usher in Sustainable Growth in The Country: National Assembly Speaker

August 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, August 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): Mr Abdul Hafeez Sheikh Advisor to Prime Minister on Finance called on Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser in Islamabad today. Economic situation in the country and measure initiated by the Government for restructuring of economy …

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Over 4,500 booked under PSA in IOK since August 05

August 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, over 4,500 persons among total over 10,000 arrested have been booked under draconian law, Public Safety Act, since repeal of special status of the territory by the Indian government on 5th August. …

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UK PM’s attention drawn towards Indian brutalities in IOK

August 31, 2019 | General, Official News

London, August 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): The members of Organisation of Kashmir Coalition (OKC) have drawn the attention of the British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, towards the Indian brutalities in occupied Kashmir. The OKC members, Professor Nazir Ahmed Shawl, Barrister Abdul …

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Birmingham residents express solidarity with Kashmiris

August 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Birmingham, August 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): The residents of Birmingham expressed solidarity with the people of Kashmir by participating in the ‘Free Kashmir March’ held outside Birmingham City Council House. Hundreds of people from all walks of life gathered to express …

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Indian ED slaps Rs 62 lakh penalty on Watali

August 31, 2019 | General, Official News

New Delhi, August 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): India’s Enforcement Directorate has slapped Rs 62 lakh penalty on illegally detained Kashmiri businessman, Zahoor Ahmed Watali, in a false case registered against him. The ED in a statement issued in New Delhi said, …

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Millions of Muslims to lose Indian citizenship today

August 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Guwahati, August 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s animosity towards the minority Muslims will shape up into frenzy today (Saturday) when his Home Minister Amit Shah will be releasing a controversial list that will strip four million people …

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NIA questions cardiologist over his SMS exchanges with Malik

August 31, 2019 | General, Official News

New Delhi, August 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): A top cardiologist was summoned by India’s infamous National Investigation Agency (NIA) for his SMS exchanges with one of his patients and incarcerated Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik, about blood …

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3,500 social media groups under security scanner in IOK

August 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Jammu, August 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, after getting a number of Twitter accounts blocked, the Indian agencies are scanning over 3,500 Facebook and Whatsapp pages. Reports said, although mobile network in the territory has been snapped since August …

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Over 4500 detained under PSA in IOK since Aug 05

August 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, over 4,500 persons among total over 10,000 arrested have been booked under draconian law, Public Safety Act, since repeal of special status of the territory by the Indian government on 5th August. …

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3rd Day of 24th CNS Open Golf Championship 2019

August 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, August 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): Matches of Professionals, Amateurs, Junior Amateurs, Junior Amateurs, Ladies and Veterans were played on third day of 24th CNS Open Golf Championship 2019. After the completion of round 3 Matloob Ahmad is on the top …

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FPCCI lauds PIA – vows to extend support

August 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, August 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): The top business leaders of country have shown their confidence over the PIA leadership and especially the recent performance of national flag carrier. This was stated by Chairman of United Group Mr. S M Muneer …

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Vice-President Shixin Chen Reaffirms ADB’s Strong Commitment to Pakistan’s Development

August 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, August 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): Asian Development Bank (ADB) Vice-President Mr. Shixin Chen met with the Prime Minister of Pakistan Mr. Imran Khan during his first official visit to the country on 29-30 August, during which he reaffirmed ADB’s support …

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