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Archive for January 11th, 2020

Chairman Senate pays rich tributes to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos

Islamabad, January 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani has expressed his deep grief and condolences on the demise His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said Al Said of Oman. He said that we are deeply saddened and with the …

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Foreign envoys’ IOK visit another fruitless exercise: Prof Butt

January 11, 2020 | General, Official News

Srinagar, January 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, senior Hurriyat leader, Professor Abdul Ghani Butt, has said that the Delhi-based foreign envoys’ recent visit to Kashmir to assess the ground situation was another fruitless exercise in diplomacy. Professor Abdul Ghani …

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Dozens of youth arrested in occupied Kashmir

January 11, 2020 | General, Official News

Srinagar, January 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police and troops have arrested over three dozen persons in Srinagar and other districts of the territory. The Indian police, troops and paramilitary personnel during joint cordon and search operations and …

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Continued military siege has added to IOK people’s miseries

January 11, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): APHC-AJK chapter leader and Vice Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Employees Movement, Imtiaz Wani, has said that the people of occupied Kashmir have been facing severe difficulties due to continued military siege. Imtiaz Wani in …

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IOK authorities revoke PSA of 26 including former HCBA President

January 11, 2020 | General, Official News

Srinagar, January 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the authorities have revoked the detention orders issued under draconian Public Safety Act (PSA) against 26 persons, including former president of High Court Bar Association, Nazir Ahmed Ronga. These people were detained …

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Modi criticized for arranging foreign envoys’ tour to IOK

January 11, 2020 | General, Official News

New Delhi, January 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): Congress leader, Kapil Sibal, has criticized the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, for organizing a tour of Delhi-based envoys to occupied Kashmir and not allowing the Indian people to move to the territory. Kapil …

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India’s citizenship law sparks protests in South Africa

January 11, 2020 | General, Official News

Johannesburg, January 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): South Africans protested Thursday in Cape Town against India’s new citizenship law, which critics claim could turn the country’s minorities into second-class citizens. “We demand the Indian government to immediately revoke three discriminatory pieces of …

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India’s citizenship law sparks protests in South Africa

January 11, 2020 | General, Official News

Johannesburg, January 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): South Africans protested Thursday in Cape Town against India’s new citizenship law, which critics claim could turn the country’s minorities into second-class citizens. “We demand the Indian government to immediately revoke three discriminatory pieces of …

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India’s citizenship law sparks protests in South Africa

January 11, 2020 | General, Official News

Johannesburg, January 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): South Africans protested Thursday in Cape Town against India’s new citizenship law, which critics claim could turn the country’s minorities into second-class citizens. “We demand the Indian government to immediately revoke three discriminatory pieces of …

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India trying to change demographics of held Kashmir

January 11, 2020 | General, Official News

Srinagar, January 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): The University of Sargodha organised a seminar on ‘Lockdown in Kashmir: Consequences and Challenges’ at the varsity’s main campus here on Friday. The seminar aimed at highlighting Indian atrocities and bringing forth some of the …

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India trying to change demographics of held Kashmir

January 11, 2020 | General, Official News

Srinagar, January 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): The University of Sargodha organised a seminar on ‘Lockdown in Kashmir: Consequences and Challenges’ at the varsity’s main campus here on Friday. The seminar aimed at highlighting Indian atrocities and bringing forth some of the …

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India: Amid protests, Citizenship Act comes into effect

January 11, 2020 | General, Official News

New Delhi, January 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): Despite widespread opposition and protests, India’s hugely controversial Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) came into effect on Friday, said an official notification of the Home Affairs Ministry. “The Central Government hereby appoints the 10th day …

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