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US Private Investment Initiatives Pump Billions Into Africa

JOHANNESBURG – How big is the U.S. commitment to Africa? Let us count the ways, says Victoria Whitney, chief operating officer of the Prosper Africa initiative, launched in 2018.  She says that in the past year, the initiative, which spans

Sudan, US Sign Agreement Restoring Sudan’s Sovereign Immunity

KHARTOUM – Sudan and the United States signed an agreement to restore the African country’s sovereign immunity, the Sudanese Ministry of Justice said Friday. The ministry said in a statement the agreement would settle cases brought against Sudan in U.S.

Amnesty asks India to halt its suppression of dissent

London, October 30, 2020 (PPI-OT):London-based Amnesty International has said that the Indian government must immediately halt its intensifying suppression of dissent in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir. The Amnesty International said this in a statement released on its website...

APCH-AJK holds anti-India protest demo in Islamabad

Islamabad, October 30, 2020 (PPI-OT):An anti-India protest demonstration was held under the auspices of All Parties Hurriyat Conference Azad Jammu and Kashmir (APHC-AJK) chapter in front of National Press Club, Islamabad, today. The demonstrators strongly condemned the granting of domicile...

Forceful anti-India demonstrations, rallies in IIOJK

Srinagar, October 30, 2020 (PPI-OT):In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, people staged forceful demonstrations, today, to register protest against India’s moves to change the demography of the territory and against the blasphemous caricatures issued by a French magazine. As...

HRW says Indian authorities targeting peaceful critics

New York, October 30, 2020 (PPI-OT):New York-based rights watchdog, Human Rights Watch has said that the Indian government is using counterterrorism operations to silence peaceful dissenters, human rights activists, and journalists. The HRW in a statement posted on its website,...

Indian police arrest three youth in IIOJK

Srinagar, October 30, 2020 (PPI-OT):In Indian Illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Indian police arrested three youth in Kupwara and Pulwama districts. Two youth Liyakat Ahmad and Aqib Rashid were arrested by Indian forces’ personnel during frisking of vehicles and pedestrians...

People of Kargil support demand to restore Article 370

Srinagar, October 30, 2020 (PPI-OT):In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, in a significant development, the newly formed People’s Alliance for Gupkar declaration (PAGD) has joined hands with the Kargil Democratic Alliance (KDA) to fight for the restoration of Article...

Eid Milad-un-Nabi (PBUH) celebrations

Srinagar, October 30, 2020 (PPI-OT):In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the celebration of Eid Milad-un-Nabi (PBUH) under the auspices of Jammu and Kashmir Anjuman Shari Shian started, today, with a Seerat conference at Imambargah Gulshan Bagh at Bata Kadal...

JKLF condemns publication of blasphemous caricatures in France

Srinagar, October 30, 2020 (PPI-OT):In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) has condemned the recent caricatures of Prophet Muhammad (SAW) followed by the derogatory comments of French President, Emmanuel Macron. The JKLF spokesman in...