Murad Ali Shah meets with ulema to finalize Eid Milad-un-Nabi arrangements 

Karachi, October 16, 2021 (PPI-OT):Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah, in a meeting with religious scholars here at CM House, has directed divisional administration and the police to make necessary measures to facilitate celebration of Eid Milad-un-Nabi with religious fervour. “I want the city to remain neat and clean and appropriate security arrangements be made for the Milad procession.”
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Lawyers from Tando Muhammad Khan District Bar Association undergo a weeklong training at Federal Judicial Academy 

Islamabad, October 16, 2021 (PPI-OT):The Federal Judicial Academy, Islamabad, launched a one-week training on “Continuing Legal Education” for 27 lawyers from Tando Muhammad Khan District Bar Association on October 11, 2021. While inaugurating the training course, Director General of the Academy Mr. Hayat Ali Shah said, ““Lawyers are the key stakeholders of our administration of justice system. Like other staRead More…

COMSATS Secretariat and COMSATS University Islamabad join hands to observe World Mental Health Day with workshop on “Engaging University Faculty for Mental Health Wellbeing of Youth” 

Islamabad, October 16, 2021 (PPI-OT):To highlight the significance of mental health in youth and to observe this year’s World Mental Health Day, the Commission of Science and technology for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS) and its Centre of Excellence, COMSATS University Islamabad (CUI) jointly organized a Workshop on “Engaging University Faculty for Mental Health Wellbeing of Youth” on 14th OctobRead More…

Pakistan strongly condemns heinous terrorist attack at a mosque in Kandahar 

Islamabad, October 16, 2021 (PPI-OT):Pakistan has strongly condemned the heinous terrorist attack at a mosque in Kandahar, resulting in loss of so many precious lives and injuries to others. In a statement, Foreign Office spokesperson Asim Iftikhar Ahmad said government and people of Pakistan convey their support, and heartfelt condolences, to the people of Afghanistan and stand in solidarity with them in this hour oRead More…

Record high number of returns received by FBR 

Islamabad, October 16, 2021 (PPI-OT):Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has received the highest number of returns ever in its history on 15th October, 2021. As the fifteen days extended deadline ended at midnight on Friday, FBR had already received a staggering number of 2.6 Million returns and collected Rs. 48.6 Billion tax with returns as against 1.8 Million returns and 29.6 Billion tax paid with returns on 8th DecembRead More…

Tarin for broad-based relationship with US 

Islamabad, October 16, 2021 (PPI-OT):Finance Minister Shaukat Tarin has reiterated the government’s commitment to undertake further economic reform and improving the ease of doing business for foreign companies. This he said in a meeting with the US Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia, Donald Lu at the Pakistan Embassy. The finance minister reaffirmed Pakistan’s desire for a broad based and suRead More…

NCOC allows reopening of cinemas, shrines for fully vaccinated citizens across country 

Islamabad, October 16, 2021 (PPI-OT):National Command and Operation Centre has allowed the reopening of cinemas and shrines for fully vaccinated citizens across the country. NCOC in its meeting in Islamabad has also abolished the mandatory weekly one-day closure and lowered the restrictions due to declining trend of Covid-19.
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24 more deaths, 889 new cases due to COVID-19 reported

Islamabad, October 16, 2021 (PPI-OT):24 more deaths due to Coronavirus infection and 889 positive cases have been reported in the country in a single day. According to the National Command and Operation Centre statistics, 52,589 tests were conducted yesterday and positivity ratio remained one point six nine per cent. The total number of deaths due to coronavirus has reached up to 28, 254.
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Inevitable to build youth character in light of golden principles of Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAW): Prime Minister 

Islamabad, October 16, 2021 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Imran Khan says it is inevitable to build youth character in the light of the golden principles of life of Holy Prophet (Hazrat Muhammad Rasool Allah Khatam-un-Nabiyyin Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam).
The prime minister stated this in a meeting with renowned religious scholar Dr. Sahibzada Sajid-ur-Rehman in Islamabad. He said that in today’s age of internet and sociRead More…

Petroleum prices in Pakistan lowest in region: Sarwar

Islamabad, October 16, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Aviation, Ghulam Sarwar Khan has said the petroleum prices in Pakistan are lowest in the region. Talking to the media persons in Rawalpindi today (Saturday), he said the PTI government has significantly reduced taxation on petroleum products.
For more information, contact:
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Government of Pakistan
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