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Archive for August 10th, 2019

KCEU’s protest in Brussels against revoking of Article 370

August 10, 2019 | General, Official News

Brussels, August 10, 2019 (PPI-OT): Kashmir Council Europe (KCEU) continued its protest demonstrations in Brussels on Friday against Indian decision of revoking Article 370 that granted special status to Jammu and Kashmir. The protest camp in the context was arranged …

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China supports Pakistan’s position on Kashmir

August 10, 2019 | General, Official News

Beijing, August 10, 2019 (PPI-OT): China has supported Pakistan’s position on Kashmir, calling for settlement of the dispute on the basis of relevant UN resolutions. Chinese Foreign Minister and State Councilor, Wang Yi, after a meeting with Pakistan Foreign Minister, …

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Communication blackout, curfew continue on 6th day in IOK

August 10, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 10, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the communication blackout continues on the 6th consecutive day, today, as the authorities keep the internet and telephone links snapped and impose strict restrictions on media. The Indian government had snapped television, …

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Kashmiri students, professionals protest in New Delhi

August 10, 2019 | General, Official News

New Delhi, August 10, 2019 (PPI-OT): Students and professionals, hailing from occupied Kashmir, staged a demonstration in New Delhi to protest against the scrapping of Article 370 by India and asked the Indian authorities to lift the restrictions imposed in …

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Concern over Indian govt’s decision to revoke Article 370

August 10, 2019 | General, Official News

London, August 10, 2019 (PPI-OT): Jess Phillips, Member of British Parliament has expressed concern over the Indian government’s recent decision of ending special status of Jammu and Kashmir by revoking Article 370. Jess Phillips in a letter addressed to the …

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BBC correspondent paints grim pciture of IOK

August 10, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 10, 2019 (PPI-OT): The BBC correspondent, Geeta Pandey, who travelled for two days around occupied Kashmir, has painted a grim picture during her visit. Geeta Pandey in a report wrote that Khanyar is the heart of Srinagar city …

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Thousands of people hold anti-India demos in Srinagar

August 10, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 10, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, scores of people were injured some of them critically when Indian troops and police used brute force against thousands of protesters in Srinagar. Defying stringent curfew, thousands of people including women, children …

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Pakistan Receives Over Rs. 2 Billion Remittance in July 2019

August 10, 2019 | General, General Business News

Overseas Pakistanis remitted $2.039 billion in the first month (July) of FY 2019-20 as compared with $1.98 billion received during the same period in the preceding year. The growth in remittance inflows was reported due to seasonal surge ahead of …

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SBP Issues Fresh Currency Notes Worth Rs. 284 Billion for Eid-ul-Azha

August 10, 2019 | General Business News

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), through 16 field offices of its subsidiary SBP Banking Services Corporation (SBP BSC), has issued fresh banknotes of various denominations aggregating to Rs. 284 billion, including Rs. 274 billion via commercial banks and Rs. …

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