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Person who solves Kashmir dispute worthy of Nobel Peace Prize: Imran Khan

Person who solves Kashmir dispute worthy of Nobel Peace Prize: Imran Khan

Srinagar: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday, addressing calls by people on social media and in his government to award him a Nobel Peace Prize, said he “was not worthy” of the award. “The person worthy of this would be the one who solves the Kashmir dispute according to the wishes of the Kashmiri people, […]

Intense shelling breaks two-day lull along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir’s Akhnoor

Intense shelling breaks two-day lull along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir’s Akhnoor

Jammu: The troops of India and Pakistan Monday exchanged heavy gunfire by targeting each others forward posts and villages along the Line of Control in Akhnoor sector, breaking a two-day lull in cross-border skirmishes, PTI reported quoting officials said. They said that Pakistan initiated the “unprovoked ceasefire violation” by firing mortar shells and small arms […]

Mirwaiz welcomes OIC resolutions on Kashmir

Mirwaiz welcomes OIC resolutions on Kashmir

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (M) Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Sunday welcomed the two Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) resolutions calling to end human rights violations in Kashmir and resolving Kashmir dispute in accordance with the wishes of people. “Welcome the two @OIC_OCI resolutions calling for an end to #HumanRights violations in #Kashmir while stressing the need […]

Crackdown on Jamaat will affect thousands of students and poor people

Crackdown on Jamaat will affect thousands of students and poor people

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (M) chairperson Mirwaiz Umar FarooqSunday said that the crackdown on Jamaat-e-Islami will affect thousands of students and poor people. The undemocratic crackdown on JamateIslami greatly affects the lives of thousands of students and poor people who study and are supported by institutions run by them, is a matter of great worry for […]

Every right to question the credibility of Balakot operation: Mehbooba

Every right to question the credibility of Balakot operation: Mehbooba

Srinagar: Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti Sunday said the citizens of the country have every right to question Balakote strikes and calling those who question the veracity of strikes ‘anti-national’ was baffling. The PDP president said allowing political discourse to be reduced to the Balakot strikes would only help the BJP electorally. […]

Cross-border shelling: Mirwaiz concerned, asks Indo-Pak to start result-oriented dialogue

Cross-border shelling: Mirwaiz concerned, asks Indo-Pak to start result-oriented dialogue

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (M) chairperson Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Sunday said that the cross-border shelling between India and Pakistan which has resulted in loss of life and property is a cause of concern. Mirwaiz took to Twitter and said that large number of population living in the border areas have been forced to leave their homes. […]

OIC reaffirms unwavering support for Kashmiris, their just cause: FO Pak

OIC reaffirms unwavering support for Kashmiris, their just cause: FO Pak

Srinagar: The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation’s Council of Foreign Ministers on Saturday reaffirmed its “unwavering support for the Kashmiri people in their just cause” and condemned in the strongest terms the recent “wave of Indian atrocities” Jammu and Kashmir, Dawn reported quoting a press release issued by the Foreign Office (FO). In a resolution adopted […]

Ban on Jamaat-e-Islami: Delhi rulers have ‘waged war’ against people, says Geelani

Ban on Jamaat-e-Islami: Delhi rulers have ‘waged war’ against people, says Geelani

Srinagar: All Parties Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Geelani on Saturday termed the gag of age old religo-political organization Jamaat-e-Islami as unethical, undemocratic and a blot on Indian democracy. Condemning the governments move, Geelani said that the people in general and pro-freedom camp in particular need to put a collective narrative against the government banning […]

Resolution submitted in Pak parliament to endorse Imran Khan for Nobel Peace Prize

Resolution submitted in Pak parliament to endorse Imran Khan for Nobel Peace Prize

Islamabad: A resolution was submitted in Pakistan Parliament on Saturday to endorse Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan for the prestigious Nobel Peace Prize due to his efforts to de-escalate resent tension with India. Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry Saturday submitted the resolution in the secretariat of National Assembly, the lower house. The resolution stated that Khan’s decision of releasing Indian Air Force pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan has […]