With FIRs filed this year only, Govt says Khurram has ‘long history with secessionists’

With FIRs filed this year only, Govt says Khurram has ‘long history with secessionists’

SRINAGAR: The ruling PDP-BJP government has said that noted human rights activist Khuram Pervez has ‘long history’ of affiliation with secessionists, notwithstanding its own claims that four FIRs against him were registered this year alone. Interestingly, only one copy of the FIR has been appended with the dossier, a copy of which was shared on […]

Boy injured by pellets has mysterious seizures

Boy injured by pellets has mysterious seizures

SRINAGAR: Doctors at SKIMS hospital here are puzzled over a new symptom they have encountered in a patient with pellet injuries: seizures. Twice during Thursday night when he was admitted to the hospital, a 16-year-old boy named Tauseef began to shake rapidly and uncontrollably while he was unconscious. Doctors told his parents that the boy […]

Pictures of Kashmiri victims saddened Ban Ki-moon: Sharif

Pictures of Kashmiri victims saddened Ban Ki-moon: Sharif

SRINAGAR: United Nations’ Secretary General Ban Ki-moon was “saddened and moved” when the dossier, which included photographs of Kashmir victims, was shared with him, Nawaz Sharif said. According to a Radio Pakistan report, the Pakistan prime minister mentioned it while talking to newsmen in New York. “When he (Nawaz) shared the dossier on the Indian […]

Sharif’s UNGA speech: Kashmiris delighted with Nawaz Sharif’s UN speech

Sharif’s UNGA speech: Kashmiris delighted with Nawaz Sharif’s UN speech

SRINAGAR: Kashmiris have been won over by Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s speech at the UN General Assembly in New York. What they have particularly liked, and for which they feel very grateful, is Nawaz Sharif’s praise of Burhan Wani as a “leader” of Kashmiris. Many Kashmiris have hailed the speech as “historic”. “It’s not […]

‘Pakistan successfully internationalised ongoing Kashmiri resistance movement’

‘Pakistan successfully internationalised ongoing Kashmiri resistance movement’

SRINAGAR: Expressing her gratitude to the prime minister of Pakistan, Mian Nawaz Sharif, for his “bold and realistic” speech on Kashmir made at the UNGA session, chairperson of Dukhtaran-e-Millat, Syedah Aasiyeh Andrabi, on Thursday regarded Pakistan’s efforts to “internationalize the ongoing Kashmiri resistance movement” as a “success”. “The speech by Mian Nawaz Sharif at the […]