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Archive for May 11th, 2020

State Bank enhances scope and financing limits under its Rozgar Scheme

May 11, 2020 | General, Official News

Karachi, May 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): Since its launch of Refinance Scheme to Support Employment and Prevent Layoff of Workers, called Rozgar Scheme in common parlance, State Bank has been constantly receiving feedback from various stakeholders, making the scheme more facilitative …

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Prophet’s life is a source of eternal inspiration and guidance

Islamabad, May 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Embassy of Pakistan to France organized a virtual Mehfil e Seerat to pay tribute to the Holy Prophet S.A.W. The event was organised on 17th Ramadan, the day of the battle of Badr, a …

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Press Statement on Diesel Supply in Country

Islamabad, May 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): Spokesperson for Petroleum Division negates the speculation over severe diesel supply in country amid wheat harvesting season in the most of areas of the country. Spokesperson says that presently, country has an ample HSD stocks …

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MOHR took several initiatives to protect rights of transgenders

Islamabad, May 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): Ministry of Human Rights took several initiatives to protect rights of transgenders in Pakistan. These initiatives include Transgender Act and formulation of its rules through national consultation. A national committee has been established for implementation …

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Ambassador of Germany accompanied by French Ambassador and Economic Counsellor called on Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh –

Islamabad, May 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): Mr. Bernhard Stephan Schlagheck, Ambassador of Germany accompanied by French Ambassador Dr. Marc Barety and Economic Counsellor, Mrs. Anais Boitiere, called on the Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr. Abdul Hafeez …

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First special PIA flight for stranded Pakistanis in the US

Islamabad, May 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): A special charter flight arranged by the Government of Pakistan in collaboration with the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) for repatriation of stranded Pakistanis left with around 200 passengers today from Dulles International Airport (IAD), Washington …

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Rivers flows and reservoirs level report

May 11, 2020 | General, Official News

Lahore, May 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): The position of the river inflows and outflows at Tarbela, Mangla and Chashma along with the reservoirs levels and the barrages today is as under:

Rivers: Indus at Tarbela: Inflows 46900 cusecs and Outflows 92000 …

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Weather Forecast

May 11, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, May 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): Synoptic Situation

Dry continental air is prevailing over most parts of the country. A shallow westerly wave is likely to approach in upper parts of the country tomorrow.

Monday

Partly cloudy weather is expected in …

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Police subject protesters to firing in IOK

May 11, 2020 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, several people including a woman were injured after Indian police resorted to brute force on protesters in Srinagar. A mother and her son were injured after Indian police fired pellets and teargas …

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UK Labour Party says its position on Kashmir unchanged

May 11, 2020 | General, Official News

London, May 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): Labour leader, Keir Starmer, has clarified that the Labour Party’s position on Kashmir has not changed and it still supports and recognises UN resolutions on the rights of the Kashmiri people. Responding to an enquiry …

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Unnerved by Kashmiris’ resolve India resorts to foolish tactics

May 11, 2020 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): Frustrated by unrelenting resistance by the people of Jammu and Kashmir against India’s illegal occupation, New Delhi has started taking desperate measures to hoodwink both Indian masses and the international community. Credible sources are of …

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Internet, phone services continue to shut in Pulwama, Shopian

May 11, 2020 | General, Official News

Srinagar, May 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, mobile internet service continued to remain suspended across Kashmir for sixth consecutive day, today, since the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander, Riyaz Naikoo. The mobile phones too have not been restored causing …

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