2019 December 21 : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for December 21st, 2019

China (Guangdong) Pilot Free Trade Zone committed to a world-class business environment

December 21, 2019 | Press Release

Building a new innovative and open hub in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area

GUANGZHOU, China, Dec. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — December 20, 2019, marks the 20th anniversary of Macao’s return to the motherland. Hengqin Area of Zhuhai, part of …

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Youths celebrate the 20th anniversary of Macao’s return to China with paeans to Macao-Zhuhai bond

December 21, 2019 | Press Release

ZHUHAI, China, Dec. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — December 20 marks the 20th anniversary of Macao’s return to China, and a flash mob event themed “Budding Zhuhai and Macao, Chasing Dreams in the Greater Bay Area” was held at places such …

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Pakistan’s Resolution to strengthen cooperation among Parliaments in the fight against corruption adopted unanimously at UN Conference

December 21, 2019 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, December 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): A Pakistan-sponsored resolution on strengthening the role of parliaments in preventing and combating corruption has been adopted unanimously by the Eighth Session of the Conference of the States Parties (CoSP) of the UN Convention Against …

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Struggle for right to self-determination to continue till success: DFP

December 21, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, December 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) has expressed the Kashmiris’ unflinching resolve to take the ongoing freedom movement to its logical conclusion, despite all odds.

The DFP at a meeting …

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US Congressional bill urges India to reverse course in IOK

December 21, 2019 | General, Official News

Washington, December 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): A federal government funding package passed by the US House of Representatives and the Senate has urged the Indian government to reverse its course in occupied Kashmir. India abrogated special status of occupied Kashmir and …

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CAA a conspiracy to target Muslim community in India

December 21, 2019 | General, Official News

Jammu, December 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, representatives of several social and political organizations held a meeting in Jammu.

The meeting presided over by APHC leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Movement, Mir Shahid Saleem, thoroughly …

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BJP govt suppressing voice of students, youth: Sonia

December 21, 2019 | General, Official News

New Delhi, December 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): Amid raging anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protests across India, Congress interim President, Sonia Gandhi has said that the ruling BJP government was using brute force to suppress the voice of students, youth and citizens.

Sonia …

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Jammu refugees hold meeting in Gujrawala

December 21, 2019 | General, Official News

Gujranwala, December 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): On the call of Convener of Jammu and Kashmir, Pir Panjal Civil Society, Mushtaq Ahmad Zargar, a meeting of Jammu refugees residing in Gujranwala was held with Chaudhry Muhammad Hussain in chair.

The participants of …

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BJP leader justifies police action against CAA protests

December 21, 2019 | General, Official News

Chennai, December 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): A senior Tamil Nadu BJP leader has justifed deadly police firing at a recent protest in Mangaluru by saying authorities will respond in kind to attacks with guns or bricks.

“Our response to guns will …

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Anti-CAA protests: 13 die as violence grips India; women, children detained in Delhi

December 21, 2019 | General, Official News

New Delhi, December 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): Thirteen people died across India during widespread protests and violence against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). Ten people died in Uttar Pradesh on Friday. While two people died in Bijnor, one died in Kanpur, …

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Delhi Gate violence: Police detain women, children at Darya Ganj station

December 21, 2019 | General, Official News

New Delhi, December 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): New Delhi Police in India has allegedly detained women and children in the aftermath of the violence which took place at Delhi gate in New Delhi.

According to several activists outside the police station, …

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Protests continue in Tamil Nadu against CAA, NRC

December 21, 2019 | General, Official News

Chennai, December 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): Even as Tamil Nadu Police registered FIR against 600 protesters, including actor Siddharth, classical musician and Ramon Magsaysay award winner TM Krishna, thousands of people on Friday marched on the streets of the state in …

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