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Ministry of IT, FAO launch ‘AgriSurge 2020 Innovation Challenge’ to address challenges facing agriculture sector

June 30, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, June 30, 2020 (PPI-OT): Consequent to the framework collaboration agreement signed between Ministry of IT and Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of UN on 25 March 2020, to jointly work for the development of agriculture sector of Pakistan, using…

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IT Ministry Announces the Winners of National Education Challenge 2020

June 29, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, June 29, 2020 (PPI-OT): Top 3 innovators of the National Education Challenge were announced in ceremony that was held on Sunday through a video link by the Ignite – MoITT. Shoaib Ahmad Siddiqui, Secretary IT and Telecom graced the…

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Dr. Sania presents real-time lessons of Pakistan’s COVID-19 safety net response in her keynote address at ADB’s webinar

June 2, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, June 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) organized a webinar themed, “Casting Wider Safety Nets to Reach Asia’s Most Vulnerable: Real-time Policy Recommendations during the Covid-19 Pandemic” in cooperation with the Asian Development Bank (ADB). Dr….

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International donors widely applaud Pakistan’s Ehsaas Emergency Cash transfer program amid COVID-19 pandemic

June 2, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, June 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): Ehsaas hosted a virtual meeting with international donors, UN Agencies and other stakeholders to apprise them with regard to Ehsaas Emergency Cash distribution- update and potential way forward. The meeting discussed the program in terms…

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FM, Planning Minister discuss coronavirus situation

June 2, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, June 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar at a meeting in Islamabad on Tuesday reviewed the steps taken to check the spread of coronavirus. Shah Mahmood Qureshi said the…

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Pakistan will continue efforts to facilitate Afghanistan peace process: Foreign Office

May 22, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, May 22, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan says it will continue efforts to facilitate the Afghanistan peace and reconciliation process for bringing an end to the 19-year-old conflict through a comprehensive and inclusive political solution. Foreign Office spokesperson Aisha Farooqui while…

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Prime Minister calls for coordinated efforts at global level to overcome coronavirus challenge

May 21, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, May 21, 2020 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has called for coordinated and cooperative efforts at global level to overcome the challenge of Covid-19 pandemic. Addressing COVID19 Action Platform of World Economic Forum through video link tonight, he said…

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Modi’s RSS-inspired doctrine on Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir depriving Kashmiris of their right to self-determination: Prime Minister

May 18, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, May 18, 2020 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan says Modi’s RSS-inspired doctrine on Occupied Kashmir is clear on depriving Kashmiris of their right to self-determination, imposing inhuman lockdown in the held territory and dubbing the Kashmiris’ struggle as terrorism….

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Government announces Eid-ul-Fitr holidays from May 22 to 27

May 17, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, May 17, 2020 (PPI-OT): The government has announced Eid-ul-Fitr holidays from May 22 to May 27. According to a notification of Ministry of Interior, the holidays will start from Juma tul Wida. In view of the corona pandemic situation,…

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Government to take strict measures for lockdown in case of SOPs violation: Shibli Faraz

May 14, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, May 14, 2020 (PPI-OT): Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Shibli Faraz has said the government will take strict measures for lockdown in case people violated standard operating procedures (SOPs). Talking to a private news channel, he appealed the people…

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Lockdown eased to mitigate miseries of poor: Info Minister

May 11, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, May 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Senator Shibli Faraz said that relaxing lockdown was a risky act but keeping in view the miseries of poor masses, we had to take the hard decision for larger…

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NAB working to eradicate corruption without political influence: Shafqat

May 11, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, May 11, 2020 (PPI-OT): Minister for Education and Professional Training Shafqat Mahmood has said National Accountability Bureau being an independent institution is effectively working to eradicate corruption from the society without political influence. Talking to private news channel, he…

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