Pak PM’s envoy briefs international community on Kashmir

Pak PM’s envoy briefs international community on Kashmir

Islamabad: As part of Pakistan’s efforts to internationalise the Kashmir issue, prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s special envoy has briefed the Human Rights Council President and the ICRC President in Geneva on alleged human rights violations in Kashmir. Sardar Awais Ahmad Khan Leghari, chairman Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs of the National Assembly who is currently […]

Kashmir solution not in ‘raining bullets’: Pakistan army

Kashmir solution not in ‘raining bullets’: Pakistan army

Islamabad: In a fresh escalation in the continuing Indo-Pak war of words, army chief General Raheel Sharif has spoken about “raining” of bullets on people in the Kashmir Valley and made veiled references to India by talking of “covert and overt intrigues of enemies”. Describing Kashmir as Pakistan’s “lifeline”, he said the true solution to […]

Scindia slams Centre on Dalit atrocities, Kashmir impasse

BHOPAL: Congressleader Jyotiraditya Scindiatoday criticised the Bjpgovernment at the Centre and state on various issues including alleged atrocities on Dalits, Kashmir impasse and Vyapam scam. “The Bjptalked of ‘Congress-mukt Bharat’ (Congressfree India) but atrocities on SC/STs like the one at Una in Gujaratsuggest that it wants a ‘Dalit-Tribal mukt Bharat’ (reserved categories and tribals free […]

Scindia slams New Delhi on Dalit atrocities, Kashmir impasse

Bhopal: Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia today criticised the BJP government at the New Delhi and state on various issues including alleged atrocities on Dalits, Kashmir impasse and Vyapam scam. “The BJP talked of ‘Congress-mukt Bharat’ (Congress free India) but atrocities on SC/STs like the one at Una in Gujaratsuggest that it wants a ‘Dalit-Tribal mukt Bharat’ (reserved categories and […]

Kashmiris is Pakistan’s ‘jugular vein’: Gen Sharif

Islamabad: Pakistan army chief General Raheel Sharif Tuesday described Kashmir as Pakistan’s “jugular vein” and said Islamabad will continue to support the people of the Valley on the “diplomatic and ethical” fronts. “We salute the great sacrifices of the people of Kashmir for their right of self-determination. The solution of the problem lies in the […]

Separatists have missed the bus, says Mehbooba

Separatists have missed the bus, says Mehbooba

Srinagar: Maintaining that shutting the doors for emissaries of dialogue is not going to help anyway, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday said by spurning the parleys, the separatist leadership is not facilitating the solution of the problem but only holding up the resolution process. “We have lost several opportunities in the past to resolve […]

Modi ‘looks forward’ to Pak visit in Nov: Indian envoy

Modi ‘looks forward’ to Pak visit in Nov: Indian envoy

Islamabad: Prime Minister Narendra Modi “looks forward” to visit Pakistan in November to attend the Saarc summit, India’s high commissioner in Islamabad said in comments published on Tuesday. At an event in Karachi on Monday, Gautam Bambawale said while India and Pakistan must certainly discuss the entire range of issues, they must keep also their […]

Rajnath briefs PM Modi on Kashmir situation

New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh today briefed Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the situation in Kashmir after returning from his two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir. The Indian Home Minister, in an hour long meeting, apprised Modi about the ground situation of the state assessed by the all-party delegation which visited Srinagar and […]