World Television Day being observed today 

Islamabad, November 21, 2021 (PPI-OT):World Television Day is being observed today (Sunday) to raise awareness about growing significance of television in today’s changing world. The United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 21st November as the World Television Day in recognition of the increasing impact of television on decision-making by bringing world’s attention to conflicts and threats to global peRead More…

Government committed to provide better facilities to passengers: Swati 

Islamabad, November 21, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Railways Azam Khan Swati has said government is committed to provide better travel facilities to passengers at the railway stations. During his surprise visit to Lahore railway station, he said corruption, malpractices and delays in departures will not be tolerated in any case. He said Lahore Railway Station will be upgraded for passengers within its resources.
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Consensus on Kashmir issue imperative to safeguard supreme national interest: Moeed 

Islamabad, November 21, 2021 (PPI-OT):National Security Adviser Dr Moeed Yusuf has said consensus on Kashmir issue and national security is imperative to safeguard supreme national interest. In an interview with a private news channel, he said government believes in consensus and dialogue to address all internal and external threats being faced by the country.
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Government introducing virtual gas pipe line system of LNG: Hammad 

Islamabad, November 21, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Energy Hammad Azhar says the government is introducing virtual gas pipe line system of Liquefied Natural Gas to overcome energy shortage in the country. Talking to a private news channel, he said the provision of gas to domestic consumers during the winter season is the first priority of the government. He said the government will receive two extra Liquefied Natural Read More…

Senate Standing Committee on Maritime Affairs to hold meeting in Gwadar on Tuesday 

Islamabad, November 21, 2021 (PPI-OT):The Senate Standing Committee on Maritime Affairs will hold a meeting in Gwadar on Tuesday to deliberate upon different development projects in the port city. The Chairman Gwadar Port Authority Naseer Khan Kashani will brief the Committee regarding progress on development projects including Gwadar Port Free Zone being completed under the umbrella of CPEC. The Standing Committee wRead More…

COVID-19: Action against non-vaccinated people continues across the country 

Islamabad, November 21, 2021 (PPI-OT):The action to ensure implementation on Anti-COVID-19 vaccine induced restrictions continues across the country. The special teams formed at tehsil and district level as per the instructions of National Command and Operation Centre are conducting regular visits of transport centres and educational institutes to check unvaccinated individuals.
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Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication, DCO agree to enhance cooperation in IT sector

Islamabad, November 21, 2021 (PPI-OT):The Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication and Digital Cooperation Organization have agreed to enhance cooperation and collaboration in the tiled of IT among member countries. This was agreed in a joint statement issued in Islamabad today [Sunday] at the end of the three-day inaugural visit to Pakistan by Secretary-General of DCO Deemah AlYahya.
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Government gives expatriates their right to vote by introducing EVMs: Foreign Minister 

Islamabad, November 21, 2021 (PPI-OT):Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi says the government has given the expatriates their right to vote by introducing electronic voting machines for the next general elections. Speaking at different functions during his visit to Multan, he maintained that the democracy will be further strengthened while electoral system will become more transparent when all people at home and abRead More…

SNGPL, SSGC executing seven major projects to reinforce gas transmission network

Islamabad, November 21, 2021 (PPI-OT):Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited and Sui Southern Gas Company are in process of executing at least seven major projects to reinforce gas transmission and distribution systems.
In first eight months of the last fiscal year, the companies provided the gas facility to around 70 villages and towns, laid 143 km gas transmission network, 2,616 km distribution and 886 km service linesRead More…

Baba Guru Nanak’s 552nd birth anniversary celebrations start at Gurdwara Panja Sahib 

Islamabad, November 21, 2021 (PPI-OT):The 552nd birth anniversary celebrations of Baba Guru Nanak began at Gurdwara Sri Panja Sahib Hassan Abdal today [Sunday]. Thousands of pilgrims from around the world are attending the celebrations to express their devotion and love for Baba Guru Nanak.
More than 2300 pilgrims from India were escorted to Gurdwara Sri Panja Sahib Hassan Abdal under tight security to attend the thrRead More…