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Archive for October 27th, 2019

Malaysian NGOs put forth five demands to end HR abuses in IOK

October 27, 2019 | General, Official News

Kuala Lumpur, October 27, 2019 (PPI-OT): The 15-member United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has been called upon to refer to a resolution passed in 1948 which was adopted as a peace settlement to the Jammu and Kashmir conflict. The call…

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Life remains paralysed in IOK on 84th consecutive day today

October 27, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, October 27, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, life remains paralysed in Kashmir Valley and Muslim majority areas of Jammu region on the 84th day, as Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control and the world over are…

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Protest outside Indian High Commission in Islamabad

October 27, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, October 27, 2019 (PPI-OT):A protest demonstration was organized outside the Indian High Commission in Islamabad, today, in connection with Kashmir Black Day. The protest demonstration was held to condemn India’s forcible occupation of Jammu and Kashmir on this day…

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Kashmiris across globe observe Black Day

October 27, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, October 27, 2019 (PPI-OT): Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control and the world over observed Black Day, today, to convey to the world that India’s occupation of Jammu and Kashmir is totally illegal, unjust and contrary…

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OIC officials, Saudi envoy voice support for Kashmiris

October 27, 2019 | General, Official News

United Nation, October 27, 2019 (PPI-OT): OIC officials and a top Saudi diplomat have voiced strong support for the Kashmiri people in their struggle for the UN-pledged right to self-determination at a special event held in New York to mark…

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APHC delegation calls on PM Imran Khan

October 27, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, October 27, 2019 (PPI-OT): An APHC delegation called on Pakistan’s Prime Minister, Imran Khan in Islamabad, today. The APHC delegation comprised Nisar Mirza, Javed Jehangir and Muhammad Hussain Khateeb. The Prime Minister reiterated that Pakistan will continue its support…

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OGDCL to begin drilling for Shale gas in Sindh by December 2019

October 27, 2019 | Business, Company News

Oil and Gas Development Company Limited has planned to start drilling activities in potential areas of Sindh in December 2019 for exploration of Shale gas and oil deposits identified almost five years ago.According to official of OGDCL, the company is …

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Kissan Board urges govt to start sugarcane crushing season from 15th Nov

October 27, 2019 | Business, Company News

The Kissan Board has urged the government for starting sugarcane crushing season from 15th of next month.In a statement, Vice-President Kissan Board Punjab Mian Rehan also asked for increase in support price of sugarcane from 180 rupees to 300 rupees p…

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Pakistan Ex-PM Sharif, Moved from Jail, Stays in Hospital

October 27, 2019 | Legal & Politics

LAHORE – Pakistan’s ailing former prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, who was jailed on money-laundering and corruption charges, has remained in a government hospital where he was taken last week after suffering a heart attack.Maryam Aurangzeb, a spokesman f…

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Large Anti-Government March Sets off for Pakistan’s Capital

October 27, 2019 | Legal & Politics

KARACHI – Thousands of supporters of an ultra-religious party are gathering in Karachi to start a large anti-government march on Pakistan’s capital farther north.Mufti Abrar Ahmed, spokesman for the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam party, says its leader Maulana F…

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US Peace Envoy Makes First Afghan Visit After Trump Ended Taliban Talks

October 27, 2019 | Legal & Politics

ISLAMABAD – The U.S. chief peace negotiator for Afghanistan met leaders in Kabul Sunday after arriving in the country on an unannounced visit, his first since President Donald Trump halted talks with Taliban insurgents on ending the Afghan war. Officia…

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Pakistan Ex-PM Sharif, Moved from Jail, Stays in Hospital

October 27, 2019 | Official News

LAHORE – Pakistan’s ailing former prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, who was jailed on money-laundering and corruption charges, has remained in a government hospital where he was taken last week after suffering a heart attack.Maryam Aurangzeb, a spokesman f…

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