Daily Archives: January 3, 2021

‘Many Civilians’ Killed in Niger Gun Attack

NIAMEY, NIGER – Gunmen killed a significant number of civilians Saturday in Niger, authorities said, in the latest attack to rock the landlocked Sahel nation’s troubled western Tillaberi region. “The attack took place around noon (1100 GMT) and there were

Mali ex-PM Modibo Keita Dies Aged 78

Mali’s former prime minister Modibo Keita has died at the age of 78, interim premier Moctar Ouane said Saturday, the latest in a string of deaths of high-profile political figures in the West African country. Ouane did not specify the

Social media wing should be activated: Nasir Hussain Shah

Karachi, January 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):Provincial Minister for Information, Local Government, Forests and Religious Affairs Syed Nasir Hussain Shah has said that effective response should be accorded to the lies of the federal ministers and PTI spokespersons team, and that Imran...

Jam Ikramullah Dharejo expresses concern over disconnection of gas supply to the factories

Karachi, January 03, 2021 (PPI-OT): Provincial Minister for Industries and Commerce Jam Ikramullah Dharejo has expressed his concern over the disconnection of gas supply to the factories by Sui Southern Gas Company and demanded immediate action from Prime Minister Imran...

COVID-19 Claims 17 more lives, infects 961 others

Karachi, January 03, 2021 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that 17 more patients died overnight lifting the death toll to 3,611 and 961 new cases emerged when 11473 samples were tested. A statement issued here...

Rivers flows and reservoirs level report

Lahore, January 03, 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 16700 cusecs and Outflows 16100...

Weather Forecast

Islamabad, January 03, 2021 (PPI-OT): Synoptic Situation A strong westerly wave is present over north-eastern parts of the country and likely to persist in upper parts of the country till Tuesday. Sunday Rain (with snowfall over hills) is expected in...

NAB releases a three years report from 2018 to December 31, 2020

Islamabad, January 03, 2021 (PPI-OT): Honourable Mr. Justice Javed Iqbal, Chairman NAB has said that corruption is the root cause of all evils. NAB is committed to make Pakistan corruption free as the fight against corruption is being taken as...

PTA directs social media platforms to block trailers of sacrilegious film ‘Lady of Heaven’

Islamabad, January 03, 2021 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has approached social media platforms for removal of trailers regarding sacrilegious movie titled “Lady of Heaven”. Keeping in view different reports regarding release of the movie titled “Lady of Heaven” and...

Pakistan calls upon UN to seek immediate release of Kashmiri HR activist Asiya Andrabi

Islamabad, January 03, 2021 (PPI-OT): Pakistan has called upon United Nations to seek immediate release of Kashmiri human rights activist and political leader Asiya Andrabi. In a statement today (Sunday), Foreign Office spokesperson Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri said Pakistan has approached...