Daily Archives: January 14, 2021

Turkish firms to invest in urban transport, waste management in Karachi Political struggle in Pakistan, Turkey have similarity: Murad Ali Shah

Karachi, January 14, 2021 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah addressing inauguration ceremony of new building of Turkish Consulate at Clifton said that Pakistan’s relationship with Turkey pre-dates the independence of both states. He said that under the...

Three Commodores of Pakistan Navy promoted to the rank of Rear Admiral

Islamabad, January 14, 2021 (PPI-OT): Commodore Javed Iqbal, Commodore Muhammad Sohail Arshad and Commodore Salman Ilyas have been promoted to the rank of Rear Admiral with immediate effect. All three newly promoted Rear Admirals are recipients of Sitara-e-Imtiaz (Military) and...

New measures for border enforcement

Islamabad, January 14, 2021 (PPI-OT): Based on “Phased Measures toward Resuming Cross-Border Travel” (referred in the document 2 of the 38th meeting of Novel Coronavirus Response Headquarters on June 18, 2020) and “Resumption of Cross-Border Travel and other measures” (referred...

Security forces conducted two separate IBOs on terrorist hideouts in North Waziristan

Rawalpindi, January 14, 2021 (PPI-OT): Security forces conducted two separate IBOs on terrorist hideouts in North Waziristan. Two terrorists including an IED expert killed in IBOs. During exchange of fire, 3 soldiers embraced shahadat. Details of shaheed include Sepoy Azaib...

Indian troops initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation along LOC in Dewa Sector

Rawalpindi, January 14, 2021 (PPI-OT): Indian troops initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation along LOC in Dewa Sector. Pakistan army troops responded promptly and inflicted heavy losses to enemy in terms of men and material. In intense exchange of fire, Sepoy Nabeel...

AJK President, Governor Balochistan discuss latest IOJK situation

Islamabad, January 14, 2021 (PPI-OT): The AJK President Sardar Masood Khan in a meeting with Governor Balochistan Amanullah Khan Yousufzai discussed in detail the latest situation of Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, and the aftermath of the illegal actions of...

National Assembly Standing Committee on Cabinet Secretariat Recommends, APO not to be closed: suggests giving APO properties to affectees of 1971

Islamabad, January 14, 2021 (PPI-OT): The Standing Committee on Cabinet Secretariat met under the Chairpersonship of MNA Ms. Kishwer Zehra in the Parliament House this morning recommended non-closure of Abandoned Property Organization (APO). The Committee was unanimous in its view...

61 new items included in the mandatory list of PSQCA

Karachi, January 14, 2021 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority (PSQCA) has released a new list of 168 essential items, including 61 new products on the mandatory list. Special teams have been formed across the country in this regard....

Prime Minister emphasizes importance of enhancing cooperation between Pakistan, Azerbaijan

Islamabad, January 14, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has emphasized the importance of enhancing bilateral trade and energy cooperation between Pakistan and Azerbaijan. Talking to Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov, who called on him in Islamabad today (Thursday), the...

Pakistan, Azerbaijan reaffirm resolve to upgrade cooperation

Islamabad, January 14, 2021 (PPI-OT): Pakistan and Azerbaijan have reaffirmed the resolve to comprehensively upgrade cooperation in the political, security, trade and economic, energy, connectivity, education and cultural arenas. The development came at delegation level talks between the two countries...