FO: (Pakistan summons Indian diplomat over CFVs along LoC)

Islamabad:A senior Indian diplomat was summoned to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs here on Friday to register Pakistan’s strong protest over Ceasefire Violations (CFVs) by the Indian occupation forces along the Line of Control (LoC) yesterday resulting in serious injuries to three innocent civilians. Due to indiscriminate and unprovoked firing by the Indian occupation forces in Tattapani and Jandrot Sectors of tRead More…

President summons joint session of parliament on Wednesday

Islamabad, September 15, 2020 (PPI-OT): President Dr Arif Alvi summoned joint session of parliament in Islamabad tomorrow (Wednesday). The joint session will be held at 4 in the afternoon.
For more information, contact:
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Government of Pakistan
4th Floor, Cabinet Block, Pak. Secretariat, Islamabad, Pakistan
Tel: +92-51-9103557
Email: info@moib.gov.pk
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Pakistan rejects Indian assertions regarding projection of political map

Islamabad, September 15, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan has categorically rejected baseless Indian assertions regarding projection of political map by Islamabad at Shanghai Cooperation Organization NSAs Meeting today.
Responding to media queries regarding Indian Ministry of External Affairs’ statement on today’s meeting of NSAs of SCO member states, Foreign Office Spokesperson Zahid Hafeez Chaudhry said PakistanRead More…

National Assembly passes “Anti-Terrorism (Third Amendment) Bill, 2020”

Islamabad, September 15, 2020 (PPI-OT): The National Assembly was informed today that the National Disaster Management Authority has been carrying out relief and rescue operation in the rain hit areas across the country. Responding to a calling attention notice, Advisor on Parliamentary Affairs Dr Babar Awan said currently Chairman NDMA, Lt. General Muhammad Afzal, along with teams of experts, is visiting Sindh to peRead More…

Sustained democracy imperative for country’s progress: National Assembly Speaker

Islamabad, September 15, 2020 (PPI-OT): Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser says sustained democracy is imperative for progress and development of the country. Addressing a seminar in Islamabad in connection with International Democracy Day being observed today (Tuesday), he said continuity of democratic process ensures and upholds basic human rights ordained in Islam and guaranteed by the Constitution of Pakistan.Read More…

Prime Minister performs ground breaking of Ravi Riverfront Urban Development project

Islamabad, September 15, 2020 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan performed the ground breaking of Ravi Riverfront Urban Development project in Lahore today (Tuesday). Speaking on the occasion, he said this will be the planned city equipped with all the latest facilities. He said six million trees will be planted in it. The Prime Minister said the people at home and at international level are evincing their interest Read More…

Federal Cabinet expresses satisfaction over resumption of educational activities

Islamabad, September 15, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Federal Cabinet which met in Islamabad on Tuesday, with Prime Minister Imran Khan in the chair, expressed satisfaction over resumption of educational activities across the country, following improvement in the Covid-19 situation.
Later briefing media persons, Minister for Information and Broadcasting Shibli Faraz urged educational institutions to fully comply with the SOPs Read More…

Pakistan strongly condemns missile and drone attacks by Houthi militia towards Saudi Arabia

Islamabad, September 15, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan has strongly condemned the recent missile and drone strikes by Houthis on Saudi Arabia, which is a violation of Kingdom’s sovereignty and territorial integrity. In a statement, Foreign Office Spokesperson Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri said we commend how Saudi Arabia’s successful defensive actions prevented loss of many innocent civilian lives.
He said Pakistan expRead More…

Role of Ulema crucial to root out intolerance in society: FM Qureshi

Islamabad, September 15, 2020 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that the role of scholars and Ulema is crucial in rooting out intolerance and provocative attitudes in society and guiding the new generation towards Islamic values. He was talking to Chairman Pakistan Ulema Council, Chairman Muttahida Ulema Board Punjab and renowned religious scholar Allama Tahir Ashrafi who called on him in IslamRead More…

Economic, educational activities restored due to PM’S successful strategy: Shibli

Islamabad, September 15, 2020 (PPI-OT): Minister for Information and Broadcasting Shibli Faraz says as the result of Prime Minister Imran Khan’s successful strategy, economic and educational activities have been restored along with protection of human lives.
In a tweet today, he urged teachers and school administrators to ensure implementation of precautionary measures in educational institutions. The Minister Read More…