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Archive for July, 2020

European Commission clears Alstom’s acquisition of Bombardier Transportation

July 31, 2020 | Press Release

MONTRÉAL, July 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier (TSX: BBD.B) and Alstom welcome the European Commission’s decision for conditional clearance of the proposed acquisition of Bombardier Transportation by Alstom. The Commission’s approval for the transaction is conditional on certain proposed engagements that consist of: A transfer of Bombardier Transportation’s contribution to the V300 ZEFIRO very […]

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Govt fully aware of problems of masses: Balochistan Home Minister

July 31, 2020 | Legal & Politics

Home Minister Balochistan Mir Ziaullah Lango says the government is fully aware of the problems of the people and trying its best to resolve their issues. Addressing a news conference in Quetta regarding the situation of Chaman border, he said that the government is keenly observing the situation after the closure of border and efforts […]

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Coronavirus cases in Punjab decreased: Buzdar

July 31, 2020 | Medical

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Ahmed Buzdar has said that coronavirus cases in the province have decreased due to effective smart lockdown strategy. In a statement, he said steps taken by Prime Minister Imran Khan to overcome the pandemic are being lauded at the international level. The Chief Minister urged the people to strictly adhere […]

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CM Sindh reviews situation after rains in Karachi

July 31, 2020 | General

A high level meeting presided over by the Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah in Karachi on Friday reviewed the situation after rains in the city. The meeting was briefed that NDMA and PDMA are working together with the collaboration of Sindh government to drain out the rain water and ensure cleanliness in the city. […]

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Governor Sindh, Chairman NDMA discuss drainage of rain water & cleanliness work in Karachi

July 31, 2020 | General

Chairman National Disaster managment Authority Lieutenent General Mohammad Afzal called on Governor Sindh Imran Ismail in Karachi on Friday. During the meeting, issues related to drainage of rain water and cleanliness work in Karachi came under discussion.   Source: Radio Pakistan

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Birth anniversary of Fatima Jinnah observed

July 31, 2020 | General

126th birth anniversary of Madr-e-Millat Mohtarma Fatima Jinnah was observed on Friday. She was Born on July 31, 1893 in Karachi, Miss Fatima Jinnah obtained a dental degree from Dr. Ahmed Dental College of the University of Calcutta in 1923 and practiced as a dental doctor in Bombay. She left the profession and worked side […]

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11 more died of corona in Sindh: Sindh Chief Minister

July 31, 2020 | English, Ministries, Official News

Karachi, July 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): As many as 11,555 samples were tested for coronavirus against which 489 new cases emerged while 11 more virus patients lost their lives, lifting the death toll to 2,220 in Sindh province. This was stated…

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Ambassador of Japan greets Pakistani people on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha

July 31, 2020 | Embassies, English, Official News

Islamabad, July 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): H.E. MATSUDA Kuninori, the Ambassador of Japan to Pakistan, has extended his heartfelt and sincere wishes to the people of Pakistan on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha. The Ambassador, in his Eid greetings message, has said…

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Chief Minister Punjab pays surprise visit to the city

July 31, 2020 | English, General, Official News

Lahore, July 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar paid a surprise visit to different areas of the provincial metropolis without protocol or security late at night for three hours. During the visit, he telephonically directed the Deputy…

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Chief Minister Punjab condemns firing at CTD officials in Chilas

July 31, 2020 | English, General, Official News

Lahore, July 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has expressed a deep sense of sorrow over the martyrdom of CTD officials in Chilas and extended sympathies to bereaved heirs. He has also prayed for early recovery of…

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Chief Minister Punjab condoles the demise of Qadeer and directs to grant Rs3 LAC financial assistance cheque to his family

July 31, 2020 | English, General, Official News

Lahore, July 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has put his hand of affection on the children of the labourer deceased Qadeer who committed suicide and expressed his heartfelt sympathy and condolence with the heirs of the…

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Chief Minister Punjab condoles the death of Prof. Inayat Ali Khan

July 31, 2020 | English, General, Official News

Lahore, July 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has expressed his profound grief and sorrow over the death of a famed poet and an educationist Prof. Inayat Ali Khan. Usman Buzdar expressed his heartfelt sympathy and condolence…

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