Don’t portray Kashmir uprising as IS-inspired: Former Pak FM to India

Don’t portray Kashmir uprising as IS-inspired: Former Pak FM to India

NEW DELHI: Former foreign minister of Pakistan Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri told India here on Friday to not confuse an ongoing anti-Delhi uprising in the Kashmir Valley with any activities of the militant Islamic State group. “It may be dangerous to paint the current uprising of the Kashmiri people as inspired by ‘Islamist terrorism’,” Kasuri said […]

Malik goes into hiding

Malik goes into hiding

Srinagar: Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chief Mohammad Yasin Malik on Thursday evening went into hiding as police raided various places to arrest him, said his spokesperson on Friday. The JKLF spokesperson said that Malik went into hiding and is expected to lead a peaceful march towards the United Nations’ Observers’ office at Sonwar, Srinagar, […]

Clashes during ongoing Operation in Kulgam

Clashes during ongoing Operation in Kulgam

Anantnag: Intense clashes erupted on Friday evening in Churath village of Kulgam district as government forces launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO), suspecting presence of militants in the area. Forces used aerial firing and tear smoke shelling to disperse protesting locals, who retaliated with stone throwing. However, there were no inputs of any injuries […]

Over 1,300 ceasefire violations by India on LoC this year: Pak

Over 1,300 ceasefire violations by India on LoC this year: Pak

Islamabad: Pakistan on Saturday claimed India committed over 1,300 ceasefire violations along the Line of Control this year, killing 52 of its nationals. Pakistan’s Foreign Office (FO) spokesman Mohammad Faisal said at the weekly briefing that Pakistan repeatedly raised its concerns about the “hegemonic conduct of India”, including the unprecedented escalation of ceasefire violations in […]

Army soldier injured

Army soldier injured

Jammu: An Army soldier was injured when the Pakistan Army opened fire and shelled Indian posts along the Line of Control in Poonch and Rajouri districts of Jammu and Kashmir, an official said on Friday. The Indian Army retaliated effectively, it said. “The Pakistan Army initiated unprovoked and indiscriminate firing of small arms, automatics and […]

Army not cooperating in human shield case, police tells High Court

Army not cooperating in human shield case, police tells High Court

Srinagar: The army is not cooperating in the police investigation of the Budgam “human shield” incident that took place April 9 this year, police told the J&K High Court on Thursday. Submitting the latest investigation report, the police stated that despite a series of communication sent to Company Commander of 53 Rashtriya Rifles to provide […]