Nawaz urges international community to stop HR violations in Kashmir

Nawaz urges international community to stop HR violations in Kashmir

Islamabad: Prime Minister of Pakistan Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has called upon the international community to play its role for resolution of the Kashmir issue according to the aspirations of Kashmiris. In a solidarity message issued on Sunday, he said that the world community should play its role to stop human rights violations by the Indian […]

Crafting Peace Theoretically: The Case of Kashmir

Crafting Peace Theoretically: The Case of Kashmir

By Javid Ahmad Ahanger The terms Peace and Conflict are paired opposites, like light and shadow. In Enlightenment thinking, violence and conflict, seen as the greatest evils in history, were ascribed to a disorderly world. Political philosophers such as John Locke in the 17th century and Jean-Jacques Rousseau in the 18th century viewed war as […]

Shah asks world leadership to shun ‘unsympathetic’ attitude towards Kashmir

Shah asks world leadership to shun ‘unsympathetic’ attitude towards Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Expressing grief over the killing of a youth Sajad Ahmad Sheikh in Batamaloo, the chairman of Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) Shabir Ahmad Shah on Sunday said the forces are carrying out killings “to quench their thirst for blood”. In a statement issued here, Shah questioned the silence of the world leadership over the “grave […]

What the By Polls and their Aftermath tell us about Kashmir?

What the By Polls and their Aftermath tell us about Kashmir?

By Arif Khan Thematic scrutiny of electoral system in a democracy would entail, at least, a conversation on the existential conditions of the state and the purposes of government as advocated by different political scientists. While dealing with state and government, a sort of scholastic vibes of light would be directed to cast upon the […]

Undemocratic face of India exposed: Hurriyat

Undemocratic face of India exposed: Hurriyat

Srinagar: Terming the recent incident, wherein a Kashmiri boy was tied by the army with the bonnet of their jeep to use him as a human shield, a clear cut example of barbarism and open terrorism during the sham elections, a spokesman of APHC said that army was utilizing its powers under black laws to […]

New generation reacting to tyrannies: Nayeem Khan

New generation reacting to tyrannies: Nayeem Khan

Srinagar: Stating  that the practice of using people as human shield  was rampant in the last three decades,  Hurriyat leader and Jammu Kashmir National Front chairman, Nayeem Ahmad Khan  said the new generation has started now to react against such tyrannies. Strongly condemning the tying of a man at an army vehicle in Budgam, Nayeem […]

Use of force on students in Pulwama widely condemned

Use of force on students in  Pulwama widely condemned

SRINAGAR: The use of force against students of Government Degree College, Pulwama in which at least 50 persons were injured has evoked strong condemnation from resistance camp and student organisations. Inhuman, shocking: Hurriyat (M) Hurriyat Conference (M) while condemning the use of force against students termed it “barbaric”. “The display of such acts is inhuman […]

Forces shoot dead youth in Batamaloo

Forces shoot dead youth in Batamaloo

Srinagar: A 19-year-old boy was killed in Batamaloo area of Srinagar by Border Secrity Force (BSF) who opened fire on a group of youths pelting their vehicle with stones on Saturday evening, witnesses said. The slain youth has been identified as Sajad Hussain Sheikh of Chandoosa Baramulla who was residing in Batamaloo. As per sources […]

KUSU calls for protests on Monday

KUSU calls for protests on Monday

Srinagar: Kashmir University Students Union (KUSU) termed the assault on students as “another eye-opener about the nature of the state apparatus”. “KUSU calls for a protest on Monday against the brutality perpetrated by Indian forces on students. The peaceful protest should be held in all the educational institutions, including colleges, other university campuses, including in […]