Campaign for Senate polls to end on March 1 midnight: ECP

Islamabad, February 28, 2021 (PPI-OT): The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has said that the campaign for Senate election in the country will come to an end by the midnight tomorrow. The Commission has asked all the political parties and the contesting candidates to follow the provisions of law and exercise self-restraint so that the poll is held in an orderly and peaceful manner on Wednesday.
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Pakistan recognizes Saudi efforts in Khashoggi murder case

Islamabad, February 28, 2021 (PPI-OT):Pakistan says it recognizes Saudi efforts and measures to ensure the conviction and sentencing of the individuals responsible for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi. Foreign Office spokesperson Zahid Hafeez Chaudhry, in a statement, said we have taken note of the public release of the US Administration’s declassified intelligence report, containing its assessment on the killing Read More…

Prime Minister to launch tourist project Al-Beruni Radius at Nandana fort today

Islamabad, February 28, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan will launch Al-Beruni Radius, a tourism project for the revival of Pakistan’s heritage on Sunday. The Prime Minister is keen in preservation and conservation of the site, aimed at converting it into an international tourism site.
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Broadband internet facility will be provided to entire population: IT Minister

Islamabad, February 28, 2021 (PPI-OT): Minister for Information Technology and Telecom, Syed Amin-ul-Haq says his Ministry has a vision to provide broadband internet facility to the entire population, including the rural areas of the country. Speaking at the 4th Consumer IT and Telecom Conference in Karachi, he said IT Ministry is also working on project to provide internet connectivity on highways and at tourist desRead More…

Ulemas-Mashaykh Convention

Islamabad, February 28, 2021 (PPI-OT): “One Nation- One Destiny” congregations will be held across the country during the month of March on the topics of Peace, Brotherhood and Moderation. Clerics while addressing Ulemas-Mashaykh Convention, which held here on Sunday at Al-Hamra Hall, Lahore in aegis of Pakistan Ulema Council stated that success of Operation Raddul Fasad is an explicit testimony of the stRead More…

POL Prices

Islamabad, February 28, 2021 (PPI-OT): The Government has decided that the prices of petroleum products will remain same for the first fortnight of March 2021. Ms petrol RS.111.90/liter HSD. RS.116.07/ liter LDO Rs.79.23/liter Kerosene oil Rs.80.19/ liter
For more information, contact:
Principal Information Officer,
Press Information Department (PID)
Tel: +92-51-9252323, +92-51-9252324
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Special Parliamentary Committee on Kashmir and Governor Sindh Imran Ismail celebrate Fantastic Tea Day

Islamabad, February 28, 2021 (PPI-OT): Chairman Special Parliamentary Committee on Kashmir Shehryar Afridi and Chairman Culture Advisory Board for the committee Ahsan Mashkoor, hosted Governor Sindh along with other dignitaries from private and government quarters in celebration of Fantastic Tea Day. Fantastic Tea Day is the brainchild of Ahsan Mashkoor, where he calls it the celebration of Pakistan’s Peace GestureRead More…

APHC-AJK welcomes ceasefire announcement by Pakistan, India

Islamabad, February 28, 2021 (PPI-OT): All Parties Hurriyat Conference Azad Jammu and Kashmir (APHC-AJK) Chapter has welcomed the recent announcement of ceasefire along the Line of Control by Pakistan and India. An extraordinary meeting chaired by the Convener APHC-AJK chapter Mohammad Hussain Khateeb was held in Islamabad, today. The meeting also endorsed the decision of APHC Majlis Shora held in Srinagar appreciatiRead More…

Akash Kumar Mehra succumbs to injuries in Srinagar

Srinagar, February 28, 2021 (PPI-OT): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the son of the owner of popular eatery Krishna Dhaba, who was shot at on February 17, died at a hospital in Srinagar, today. Akash Kumar Mehra, son of Ramesh Kumar Mehra, a resident of Janipur Jammu, at present Dalgate Srinagar, was undergoing treatment at the SMHS hospital for the past 10 days. Mehra succumbed to his injuries in thRead More…

Inqilabi hails US govt’s statement on Kashmir

Srinagar, February 28, 2021 (PPI-OT): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the Chairman of Islami Tanzeem-e-Azadi Jammu and Kashmir, Abdul Samad Inqilabi has welcomed the latest developments at the international level regarding the Kashmir dispute. Abdul Samad Inqilabi in a statement issued in Srinagar also hailed the statement of the US government asking both India and Pakistan to engage in direct dialoguRead More…