3rd Meeting of the Pak-China Relations Steering Committee held 

Islamabad, October 22, 2021 (PPI-OT):The 3rd meeting of the Pak-China Relations Steering Committee was held today here in Islamabad under the Chairmanship of Federal Minister for Planning Development and Special Initiatives Asad Umar.
The Committee discussed various issues relating to CPEC projects in Power, Infrastructure and Industrial Cooperation Sectors.
The Committee was informed that a number of issues discusseRead More…

SECP organizes training session on “Judicial Order writing”

Islamabad, October 22, 2021 (PPI-OT):Senator Waleed Iqbal commended the SECP for separating the adjudication from the supervision function, saying that the autonomy of both departments will ensure efficiency, transparency and improve regulatory oversight across sectors.
Senator Iqbal was speaking to the attendees of the training session on “Judicial Order Writing” organized by the SECP for the capacity building oRead More…

Info Minister calls for political, judicial and media reforms 

Islamabad, October 22, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhary Fawad Hussain has stressed for political, judicial and media reforms. In a tweet on Friday, he said a law in this regard has been formulated and passed on to cabinet for approval.
He said the country cannot move forward without basic political reforms. The Minister said after Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the distribution of health card wiRead More…

Weather Forecast 

Islamabad, October 22, 2021 (PPI-OT):
Synoptic Situation
A westerly wave is approaching upper/western parts of the country and likely to affect upper/central parts during next few days.
Friday
Partly cloudy weather is expected in upper/central parts of the country. While, rain wind-thunderstorm is expected in upper/central Punjab, upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Gilgit Baltistan and Kashmir. Hailstorm and snowfall over mouRead More…

Rivers flows and reservoirs level report

Lahore, October 22, 2021 (PPI-OT):The position of the river inflows and outflows at Tarbela, Mangla and Chashma along with the reservoirs levels and the barrages today is as under:
Rivers: Indus at Tarbela: Inflows 33200 cusecs and Outflows 35000 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 4900 cusecs and Outflows 4900 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla: Inflows 12600 cusecs and Outflows 10000 cusecs, Chenab at Marala: Inflows 12200 cuRead More…

Ahead of Shah’s visit, internet snapped in IIOJK 

Srinagar, October 22, 2021 (PPI-OT):Authorities in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK) have shut down the Internet in some areas of the territory ahead of Indian Home Minister Amit Shah’s visit to the Valley this weekend.
Shah is likely to visit Kashmir tomorrow (Saturday). However, police officials said the shutting down of the Internet and seizing of two-wheelers had nothing to do with Shah’s viRead More…

BJP using hate as weapon to win elections: Farooq 

Jammu, October 22, 2021 (PPI-OT):Describing “hate” as a weapon to win elections in India, National Conference President Farooq Abdullah castigated Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for spreading it to win the Assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh early next year.
Abdullah called upon people to fight hate to save Jammu and Kashmir from BJP, and warned that if hatred continues to grow, India’s disintegration cannot be stoppRead More…

Over 300 instances of violence against Christians reported in nine months of 2021 

New Delhi, October 22, 2021 (PPI-OT):Human rights groups which monitor atrocities against Christians in India have documented the violence by Hindutva groups from all states and released a fact-finding report titled ‘Christians under attack in India’. The report highlights that over 300 such instances have been reported from across 21 states, particularly North India, in nine months of this year.
The report was rRead More…

90 new COVID-19 cases in IIOJK 

Srinagar, October 22, 2021 (PPI-OT):In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, 90 new COVID-19 positive cases were registered. Of those 90 cases, 74 were registered in Kashmir valley, 13 in Jammu and two in Ladakh region.
Forty-three cases were recorded from Srinagar, six from Baramulla, 10 from Budgam, one from Pulwama, three from Kupwara, two from Islamabad, three from Bandipora, four from Ganderbal, two from Read More…

JKEM pays rich tributes to recently martyred youth in IIOJK 

Srinagar, October 22, 2021 (PPI-OT):In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Employees Movement (JKEM) has paid rich tributes to the Kashmiri youth recently martyred by Indian troops in the territory.
According to Kashmir Media Service, the JKEM spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar deplored that Indian oppression and killing of innocent Kashmiris continued in IIOJK and Indian troopRead More…