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Archive for August 20th, 2019

Summer Bank Holiday announcement

August 20, 2019 | General, Official News

London, August 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): The High Commission for Pakistan, London and its Sub-Missions at Birmingham, Bradford, Glasgow and Manchester will remain closed from Monday 26 August 2019 on the occasion of Summer Bank Holiday. It may be noted that …

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Capital Development Authority to commence improvement of Islamabad Highway from Koral to Rawat section

August 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, August 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Capital Development Authority (CDA) to commence improvement of Islamabad Highway from Koral to Rawat section from tomorrow. From its own sources CDA will start work on improvement of protected U-Turns around PWD and Pakistan Town. …

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Accounts suspension on Kashmir issue raised with twitter

August 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, August 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): With reference to recent reports of suspension of number of Twitter handles of Pakistani users for allegedly posting views in support of Kashmiri people and against atrocities by Indian forces in Indian occupied Jammu and …

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National Assembly Standing Committee on Standing Committee on Maritime Affairs meets

August 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, August 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): 6th meeting of the Standing Committee on Maritime Affairs was held in Conference Room, KPT Head Office, Karachi, at 11:00 am under the Chairmanship of Mir Amer Ali Khan Magsi, MNA. The agenda of the …

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Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh plants a sapling in the lawn of Ministry of Finance

Islamabad, August 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue, Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh planted a sapling in the lawn of Ministry of Finance as part of 10 Billion Tree Tsunami Afforestation campaign here today. The plantation …

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All the political parties in the Parliament are on the same page on Kashmir issue: National Assembly Speaker

August 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, August 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mr. Shah Farman called on Speaker National Assembly Mr. Asad Qaiser in Parliament house, this morning. Matters relating to political and economic situation in the Country in general and KPK Province, in …

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Foreign Minister’s Telephonic Call with Foreign Minister of France

Islamabad, August 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi held a telephonic conversation with French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian today to discuss the current situation in the Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir. The Foreign Minister briefed his …

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Ceasefire Violations by India on 18 August 2019

August 20, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, August 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Director General (SA and SAARC), Dr. Mohammad Faisal, summoned the Indian Deputy High Commissioner Mr. Gaurav Ahluwalia today and condemned the unprovoked ceasefire violations by the Indian occupation forces along the Line of Control …

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Protests at various places in IOK

August 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, August 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, people defying curfew and other restrictions took to the streets in Srinagar and other parts of the territory to protest against the Indian occupation and revoking of the special status of Jammu …

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Modernizing security system will help better operation of CPEC projects: Ijaz Ahmad Shah

Islamabad, August 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): A Chinese delegation comprising of 12 members headed by Ambassador of China to Pakistan Mr Yao Jing met with Federal Minister for Interior, Brig (R) Ijaz Ahmad Shah and discussed security matters pertaining to CPEC. …

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Senate Standing Committee on Planning Development and Reforms meets

August 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, August 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Senate Standing Committee on Planning Development and Reforms in its meeting on Tuesday while discussing the matter of re-allocation of 24 billion out of 27 billion under the head of special initiative of CPEC …

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President Dr. Arif Alvi chairs presentation on Pakistan Red Crescent society

Islamabad, August 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): First aid services play a critical role in saving precious human lives and Pakistan Red Crescent (PRC) is rendering admirable services in this regard, said President Dr. Arif Alvi, in a briefing by Pakistan Red …

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