Youth perished in truck-bike crash

QUETTA:A youth was killed in a collision between a motorcycle and a truck on Sibbi Road near Phatak. According to rescue sources, a collision between a motorcycle and a truck on Sibbi Road near Phatak killed Babal, 22, son of Habibullah, a resident of Mach. He was shifted to Sandeman Provincial Hospital Quetta and later handed over to the heirs after fulfilling necessary medico-legal formalities. The incident hRead More…

Two brothers drown in Jumrao Canal

Jhando Marri:Two brothers have been recovered dead from Jumrao Canal, rescue sources said Tuesday. According to the rescue sources, two boys, Kirshan and Darshan, drowned in the canal while bathing near Jhando Marri locality. The rescue teams recovered the boys dead after hectic efforts. The incident has created a mourning atmosphere in the locality. The incidents of drowning in the canal are rising; therefore,Read More…

Govt asked to let shops to operate two days ahead of Eid

KARACHI:Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) has appealed to Sindh government to have mercy on the perturbed shopkeepers and small traders of Karachi by allowing them to open up businesses during last two days before Eid from Iftar to Sehri so that they could be able to recover some of the grave losses suffered by them due to stiff curbs imposed to contain further spread of COVID-19 pandemic. “KeepingRead More…

India Covid: Dozens of bodies wash up on banks of Ganges River

New Delhi, May 11, 2021 (PPI-OT): The bodies of at least 40 people have washed up on the banks of the Ganges River in northern India, officials say. The discovery, near the border between the states of Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, was confirmed to the BBC on Monday.
It is not clear how the bodies came to be there, but local media reports suggest they may be Covid-19 victims. Some media reports say as many as 100 bodies hRead More…

Pakistan condemns Israeli violence against Palestinians

Islamabad, May 11, 2021 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has emphatically stated that there is no change in Pakistan’s historic and principled position on Jammu and Kashmir dispute. Addressing a news conference in Islamabad on Tuesday, he said Jammu and Kashmir cannot be an internal issue of India as it is on the agenda of the UN and there are several Security Council resolutions on it.
The ForeiRead More…

Government fully committed to provide conducive environment to private sector: Prime Minister

Islamabad, May 11, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has stressed upon active participation of private sector in the development process of the country saying that government is fully committed to provide conducive environment to the private sector. Chairing a meeting to review pace of work on different public-private partnership projects being carried under Public Sector Development Programme in Islamabad, heRead More…

OIC condemns tyranny of Israeli forces against Palestinians in East Jerusalem

Islamabad, May 11, 2021 (PPI-OT): Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) have unequivocally condemned the recent use of brutal force by the Israeli forces against Palestinians in East Jerusalem, and vowed to draw world community’s attention to the atrocities. At the an urgent meeting, held in New York following the attacks against worshippers around the Al-Aqsa Mosque as also the escalation of clashes in theRead More…

Prime Minister to interact with public via telephone today

Islamabad, May 11, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan will once again interact with the public via telephone today [Tuesday]. The Prime Minister will take the telephone calls at one thirty pm. People can contact with the Prime Minister on telephone number 051-9224900.
For more information, contact:
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Government of Pakistan
4th Floor, Cabinet Block, Pak. Secretariat, IslamaRead More…

KSrelief starts providing humanitarian assistance to deserving families in Punjab, KP

Islamabad, May 11, 2021 (PPI-OT): King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSrelief) has started providing humanitarian assistance to the deserving families in Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa under Zakat al Fitr project. Under this project, 19,032 rice bags weighing four hundred tons will be distributed amongst the deserving families. The project will benefit 114,192 people in nine districts of Punjab and KhyberRead More…

Pakistan’s UN Ambassador Munir Akram’s proposal for issuing a joint statement deploring the Israeli actions against Palestinians was unanimously endorsed by the OIC meeting

Islamabad, May 11, 2021 (PPI-OT): Ambassadors of member states of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Monday unequivocally condemned the recent use of “brutal” force by the Israeli forces against Palestinians in East Jerusalem, and vowed to draw world community’s attention to the atrocities, say a press release received here today from New York. At the an urgent meeting, held in New York following theRead More…