Daily Archives: August 29, 2019

Heavy Rain in Karachi in Next 24 hours – Impact: Risk of Urban Flooding and Water Logging

Islamabad, August 29, 2019 (PPI-OT): The prevailing spell of rain in Sindh is very likely to intensify in next 24 hours, producing moderate to heavy rains in Sindh particularly in Karachi, Thatta, Jamshoro, Dadu, Kambar Shahdad Kot, Nausheroferoz, Badin, Sanghar

Telephone Conversation between Foreign Ministers of Pakistan and Azerbaijan regarding situation in Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir

Islamabad, August 29, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Foreign Minister called Mr. Elmar Mammadyarov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan, to apprise him of the dire human rights and humanitarian situation in IOJ and K following India’s illegal and unilateral steps of

Technical Advisory Group meets to assess polio eradication efforts in Pakistan Government of Pakistan assures TAG Members of utmost commitment to end polio

Islamabad, August 29, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Technical Advisory Group (TAG) on polio eradication meets in Islamabad on Thursday and Friday this week to assess the remaining challenges and opportunities to eradicate polio in Pakistan. Senior leaders from the Government of

People defy curfew, hold anti-India demos in IOK

Srinagar, August 29, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, hundreds of people defying curfew and other restrictions continued to hold demonstrations in Srinagar and other areas of the territory, today, against India’s latest onslaught to impose Hindu civilization on the territory.…

Doctors in IOK hospitals fear ‘impending tragedy’

Srinagar, August 29, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, people are facing a major health crisis with medicine running out, patients being turned away from hospitals and people unable to call for ambulances amid the continued lockdown. Inside the Shri Maharaja

Hand over Leh Gurudwara management to Sikhs, says SPF

Jammu, August 29, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Sikh Progressive Front (SPF) and other Sikh organisations have demanded handing over the affairs of Gurdwara Pathar Sahib, Leh, to the Sikh community. According to Balvinder Singh, President of SPF and

Indian authorities bar IOK people from attending funerals

Srinagar, August 29, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, after banning the congregation prayers, the Indian government has started preventing the people of the territory from attending funerals of their dear ones who pass away.

The Indian authorities fear that these …

GMS Grows Its Market Coverage in Nepal to 56% by Becoming Smart Telecom Nepal’s Exclusive Partner, Providing Hubbing Services for A2P/P2P & P2A Messaging

BAAR, Switzerland, Aug. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Global Message Services keeps expanding into the Nepali market, being proud to announce an exclusive partnership with Smart Telecom Nepal, which expands GMS’ presence in South Asia. GMS has launched P2A, A2P, and P2P direct

Gold Price Soars to a Record 6-Year High

Local gold (24 karat) prices soared to a new high of Rs. 90,000 per tola on Thursday after it saw an increase of Rs. 900 from its last closing of Rs 89,100 on Wednesday. The increase was witnessed after the