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Government measures for Freedom of Religion or Belief must be followed by action

London: August 15, 2018. (PCP) The appointment of Lord Tariq Ahmad as UK Special Envoy for Freedom of Religion or Belief, at the same time as the US launch a Genocide Recovery and Persecution Response programme reveals concerns about Global international freedom. But what good will these roles actua

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Independence Day Celebrations at GGSCW

Chandigarh: August 13, 2018. (PCP) Independence Day was celebrated in Guru Gobind Singh College for Women, Sector 26, Chandigarh with great enthusiasm and patriotic fervour.
Saluting the nation and its freedom fighters, on the eve of the 72nd Independence Day, the History Society of GGSCW-26 marke

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British Chevening Scholarships awarded to 64 Pakistani scholars

Islamabad: August 13, 2018. (PCP) The UK is sending 64 Pakistani scholars to study a one-year Master's programme and short-term fellowships in the UK, funded by the UK Government's prestigious Chevening programme.
A number of the selected scholars and fellows from Islamabad were presented certifica

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Inaugural Function at GGSCW 26

Chandigarh: August 10, 2018. (PCP) Guru Gobind Singh College for Women, Sector 26, Chandigarh, today held its inaugural function in Mata Ganga Auditorium, to seek the blessings of the Almighty for the new academic session. On this occasion Shabad Kirtan was recited.
The Principal, Dr. Jatinder Kau

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IDC Remembers the Simele Massacre

WASHINGTON, DC: August 10, 2018. (PCP) During August 1933, Assyrians of Northern Iraq were systematically targeted, and the Simele massacre was the first of many massacres committed by the Iraqi government at that time.
The term Simele is used to describe not only the massacre of Simele, but also

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First Asma Jahangir Scholarship awarded to the topranking female Chevening scholar

Islamabad: August 10, 2018. (PCP) The inaugural Asma Jahangir Scholarship was awarded today to Sana Gul by the British High Commissioner. This annual scholarship, which was launched earlier this year, honours the legacy of the late human rights champion Asma Jahangir. Each year the scholarship will

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ASC rep attend the 20th Anniversary of the International Religious Freedom Act

Washington DC: August 6, 2018. (PCP) The members of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom hosted a reception in support of the Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom, "Past, Present, and Future: Unprecedented Challenges and New Opportunities", on Wednesday July 25, 2018, 5-7 pm.

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British High Commissioner inaugurates new Joint Visa Application Centre

Islamabad: August 6, 2018. (PCP) The British High Commissioner, Thomas Drew CMG, inaugurated a new Visa Application Centre in Islamabad today.
This new centre will enhance the customer experience of those applying for a UK visa in Islamabad. It is purposely-located in a building near to public tr

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British Prime Minister sends condolence letter on recent terrorist attacks in Pakistan.

Islamabad: July 18, 2018. (PCP) A condolence letter about the recent terrorist attacks in Pakistan from the British Prime Minister was delivered today to His Excellency Prime Minister Justice Nasirul Mulk.
In the letter, Prime Minister Theresa May expressed her shock at last week�s attacks, inc

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Trump Opposition to Congressional Restrictions on F-35 Sale Undermines U.S. Negotiation Position with Erdogan

WASHINGTON, DC: July 14, 2018. (PCP) The Armenian National Committee of American (ANCA), In Defense of Christians (IDC) and the Hellenic American Leadership Council (HALC) expressed sharp disappointment today over the Trump Administration's newly revealed opposition to Congressional restrictions upo

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The UK hosts the Disability Summit in Pakistan

Islamabad: July 9, 2018. (PCP) A commitment on the rights, freedom, dignity and inclusion of people with disabilities was endorsed today in a summit hosted by the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID). This summit was organised as a satellite event in connection with the Global Disabi

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Election related violence against media in Pakistan

Lahore: July 9, 2018. Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) today launched a reporting and monitoring mechanism for election related violence directed against media personnel and institutions.
The reporting mechanism will facilitate journalists and other media personnel to report violence directed agains

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Pakistani Hindu Community writes An Open Letter to Honorable Chief Justice on Evacuee Trust Property

Islamabad: July 1, 2018. (PCP) Patron-in-chief of Pakistan Hindu Council Dr Ramesh Kumar Vankwani, in order to get rid of heavy foreign debts, has proposed to adopt a transparent mechanism for open auction of all property under the Evacuee Trust Property Board.
Dr Ramesh Vankwani, in an open lette

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ASC condemns the cruel separation of children at the US border

USA: June 28, 2018. (PCP) The American Sikh Council (ASC) condemns the inhuman and cruel treatment by our government in handling infants and small children by being separated from their parents at the US-Mexican border.
It is tragic and ironic that a President who has his own children does not und

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800 runners participated in the Marathon organized by The Marine Academy

Chandigarh: June 28, 2018. (PCP) The Marine Academy & TMC Shipping organized Marathon on International Day of Seafarer to support career in Merchant Navy. The Marathon began from Sector 4, Panchkula to Chandigarh and Culminated back at Starting vanue. As many as aprox. 800 residents participated in



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