Two children killed along LoC in Poonch

Two children killed along LoC in Poonch

Jammu: Two minors were on Monday killed and 12 civilians injured in cross-border shelling by Pakistan along the LoC in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, a senior government official said. Five children were among the injured, the youngest being five-year-old Zobia Kousar who was airlifted to a hospital in Jammu in a helicopter. The […]

Pakistan hands over HR dossier on Kashmir to UN

Pakistan hands over HR dossier on Kashmir to UN

Islamabad: Pakistan has handed over a dossier to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on alleged human rights violations in Kashmir, the country’s top security body was informed on Saturday. The National Security Committee in a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi was informed that the premier handed over a dossier documenting “the systematic human […]

Tral blast toll reaches 3 as youth succumbs

Tral blast toll reaches 3 as youth succumbs

TRAL: A youth from Tral in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district who had been critically injured in the grenade blast of September 21 succumbed to his injuries on Wednesday at Srinagar’s Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS). With his demise, the death toll in the Tral grenade attack has risen to three. A salesman by profession, […]

Civilian killed as cross LoC firing unabated

Civilian killed as cross LoC firing unabated

Srinagar: One civilian was killed while six others were injured in Pakistan Administered Kashmir (PaK) due to heavy shelling across the Line of Control (LoC) by Indian troops on Wednesday, Dawn reported. Meanwhile, Indian army Wednesday said that Pakistan targeted forward posts along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district with mortars and small […]

Pak says India using photograph gaffe to divert attention

Pak says India using photograph gaffe to divert attention

New York: Pakistan’s mission to the United Nations (UN) on Monday accused India of hiding behind a picture to divert the world’s attention from the situation on the ground in Kashmir valley. Pakistan was responding to a photograph mix-up made earlier by Pakistan’s Permanent Representative to the UN Maleeha Lodhi. Lodhi, during a fiery speech […]

UNGA Slugfest: A New Low

UNGA Slugfest: A New Low

The centre of gravity of the United Nations is the Security Council. It is here that matters of “high politics” are actually debated , thrown open to discussion and a course of action charted. It is altogether a different matter that the Security Council, hamstrung by issues of a structural and political nature has not […]