Daily Archives: November 17, 2020

Pakistan reaffirms its opposition to add new permanent members in UNSC

Islamabad, November 17, 2020 (PPI-OT): At the United Nations, Pakistan has reaffirmed its opposition to adding new permanent members in an enlarged UN Security Council saying India does not even qualify for a seat on 15-member body. Speaking at UN...

Statement by Ambassador Munir Akram, Permanent Representative at the GA Plenary Meeting on Security Council Reform

Islamabad, November 17, 2020 (PPI-OT): I, Thank you, Mr. President first of all for convening this debate on one of the most important issues on the Agenda of the General Assembly and for your opening remarks, says a press release...

Rejection of Media Reports Regarding “Pressure” On Pakistan To Recognize Israel

Islamabad, November 17, 2020 (PPI-OT): Responding to queries about reports in certain section of the media claiming that the Prime Minister said Pakistan was under U.S. “pressure” to recognize Israel, the Spokesperson rejected the reports as fabrication. The Spokesperson said...

Abdul Razzak Dawood led official delegation visits Afghanistan from 16-17 November

Islamabad, November 17, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Adviser to Prime Minister on Commerce and Investment, Mr. Abdul Razzak Dawood led an official delegation to Afghanistan from 16-17 November 2020, for discussion on bilateral trade, Afghanistan-Pakistan Transit Trade Agreement (APTTA), Preferential Trade...

Japanese Ambassador to Pakistan H.E. Mr. Kuninori Matsuda calls on SAPM on Information Broadcasting

Islamabad, November 17, 2020 (PPI-OT): Ambassador of Japan to Pakistan Excellency Kuninori Matsuda called on the Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information Broadcasting, Raoof Hasan, here on Monday and discussed with him matters relating to mutual cooperation between...

Ambassador Arain presents his credentials to H.E. Mr. Horge Carlos Fonseca, the President of the Republic of Cabo Verde

Islamabad, November 17, 2020 (PPI-OT): H.E Dr. Ali Ahmed Arain, Ambassador of Pakistan to the Republic of Cabo Verde, with residence, at Dakar, presented his Credentials to His Excellency Mr. Jorge Carlos Fonseca, President of Republic of the Cabo Verde...

IIOJK journalist nominated for RSF’s 2020 Press Freedom Award

Srinagar, November 17, 2020 (PPI-OT): Paris-based international media watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has nominated Kashmiri journalist and editor of The Kashmir Walla web portal, Fahad Shah, for 2020’s Prize for Courage. The RSF unveiled the list of twelve journalists...

Shahid Saleem expresses concern over escalation on LOC

Jammu, November 17, 2020 (PPI-OT): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Movement (JKPM), Mir Shahid Saleem, has expressed serious concern over the escalation of tension between Pakistan and India on the Line...

President stresses to create opportunities according to market demand

Islamabad, November 17, 2020 (PPI-OT): President Dr. Arif Alvi says there is a need to create opportunities for students and young people according to demand of market. He was addressing convocation of Pakistan Institute of Fashion Designs in Lahore on...

Corona infected Indian jails, pose threat to IIOJK detainees

Srinagar, November 17, 2020 (PPI-OT): Coronavirus poses a grave threat to Kashmiri political detainees languishing in Indian jails. An analytical report released by Kashmir Media Service said that Indian police arrested, at least, 15,000 people since August 05, 2019 till...