US Navy Ship visits Karachi and conducts Drills with Pakistan Navy 

Karachi, November 13, 2021 (PPI-OT):United States of America (USA) Navy ship USS PEARL HARBOR visited Karachi port. On arrival the Ship was received by officials of US Embassy and Pakistan Navy.
Pakistan and US Navy are partners in peace and striving to achieve safe and secure maritime milieu and trade. The visit of US Ship included harbour and sea phases. In harbour phase table top discussions on professional matterRead More…

Bajaur: Two policemen embrace shahadat in remote-controlled bomb blast 

Islamabad, November 13, 2021 (PPI-OT):Two policemen embraced shahadat in a remote-controlled bomb blast in Salarzai area of district Bajaur today (Saturday).
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US keen to extend support for welfare of Sindh people 

Islamabad, November 13, 2021 (PPI-OT):The United States is keen to extend support for the welfare of the people of Sindh. This was stated by US Consul General in Karachi Mark Stroh who called on Sindh Chief Secretary Syed Mumtaz Ali Shah in Karachi.
During the meeting, the Sindh Chief Secretary informed the US delegation about education, trade, economic and social developments in the province. Speaking on the occasioRead More…

Prime Minister directs to accelerate pace of work on transport, energy, infrastructure projects in Balochistan 

Islamabad, November 13, 2021 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed the ministries concerned and provincial government to work in close coordination to accelerate the pace of work on transport, energy and infrastructure projects in Balochistan. He was chairing a high-level meeting in Islamabad to review progress of Southern Balochistan Development Package.
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Over 8000 Sikh Yatrees arriving Pakistan to celebrate Birth Anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak 

Islamabad, November 13, 2021 (PPI-OT):More than eight thousand Sikh Yatrees from all over the globe are arriving in Pakistan to celebrate the Birth Anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak. This was stated by Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhary Fawad Hussain in a tweet on Saturday. The Information Minister said the land of Gurus and Sufis welcome the Sikh Yatrees.
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Pakistan wants an inclusive Govt in Afghanistan: Fawad 

Islamabad, November 13, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain has said Pakistan wanted an inclusive government in Afghanistan. He was addressing in an interactive session with press attachés of the various foreign countries’ embassies in Islamabad.
He said that instability in Afghanistan would have direct impact on Pakistan. The Information Minister said it is high time forRead More…

Pakistan expresses grave concern over systematical persecution of minorities in India 

Islamabad, November 13, 2021 (PPI-OT):Pakistan says that the Kartarpur Corridor is a shining example of our efforts to promote interfaith harmony and is reflective of the primacy Pakistan accords to religious minorities in the country.
Addressing a weekly press briefing in Islamabad, Foreign Office Spokesperson Asim Iftikhar said the Corridor is open from its side and India is also expected to allow the Sikh pilgrimsRead More…

Pakistan issues 3000 visas to Indian Sikh Yatrees for 552nd Birth Anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak 

Islamabad, November 13, 2021 (PPI-OT):Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi has issued around 3000 visas to Indian Sikh Yatrees to participate in the 552nd Birth Anniversary celebrations of Baba Guru Nanak. During their stay in Pakistan, the Sikh Yatrees would pay obeisance at different Gurdwaras including Gurdwara Janam Asthan in Nankana Sahib and Gurdawara Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur.
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Acting Afghan Foreign Minister confirms majority of girls are back to schools

Islamabad, November 13, 2021 (PPI-OT):Acting Foreign Minister of Afghanistan Amir Khan Muttaqi has said that Afghan Government should be allowed to access its assets abroad to provide basic education and health services to the general public. Addressing a ceremony in Islamabad, he said salaries of over two hundred thousand teachers could not be given due to the asset freezes and blockade of financial channels.
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Sarwar advise opposition parties to shun politics of confrontation 

Islamabad, November 13, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Aviation Ghulam Sarwar Khan has underlined the need for electoral reforms and subsequent introduction of Electronic Voting Machines to ensure credibility of polls and strengthen the nascent democracy in the country.
Talking to newsmen in Taxila, he stressed that all political parties should be on one page for electoral reforms as it would greatly help flourish democrRead More…