Wonderful if Pakistan, India got along: Trump

Wonderful if Pakistan, India got along: Trump

WASHINGTON DC: United States President Donald Trump has expressed hope for Pakistan and India to “get along”. Responding to a question regarding Indo-Pak tensions, the US president said his government is watching the situation. “I have seen it, I have watched it. I have gotten a lot of report on it. We will have a […]

Lodhi apprises UN chief on regional situation

Lodhi apprises UN chief on regional situation

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations Maleeha Lodhi called on United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres at the UN on Wednesday, Radio Pakistan reported. During the meeting, she briefed Guterres about the latest developments and the situation in Kashmir and asked him to play a role in de-escalating tensions between India and Pakistan […]

Strong message sent to India: Qureshi

Strong message sent to India: Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Wednesday said Prime Minister Imran Khan sent a “brave and strong message” to the Indian leadership in response to their threatening statements following the Pulwama attack in Kashmir, Radio Pakistan reported. Qureshi was speaking at the inaugural ceremony of Pakistan International Airline’s (PIA) flight from Multan to […]

Clashes erupt in Budgam on seeing video

Clashes erupt in Budgam on seeing video

Budgam: After a video went viral on social media on Tuesday showing a Budgam shawl seller being brutally assaulted at his rented room in West Bengal, local youths in Budgam came out on the streets and clashed with gvernment forces, while a spontaneous, complete shutdown was observed in Soibug area where the shawl seller, Javid […]

Attacking Kashmiris will only push them towards path of rebellion: JRL

Attacking Kashmiris will only push them towards path of rebellion: JRL

SRINAGAR: The joint resistance leadership (JRL) on Wednesday said attacks on Kashmiri businessmen, students, tourists and people from other walks of life in various states of India is “distressing and apparently instigated by the ruling regime of India”. “The videos and photographs (showing) Kashmiris being beaten, humiliated, looted and oppressed in various Indian states will […]

European Parliament members call for peaceful resolution of Kashmir

European Parliament members call for peaceful resolution of Kashmir

SRINAGAR: An overwhelming majority of members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have called on India to immediately halt its “atrocities” in Kashmir, Pakistan’s Foreign Office said on Wednesday. The members, according to a press release issued by Pak FO, were attending a landmark event on the rights situation in Kashmir and put their weight behind […]

Winter vacations in Kashmir colleges extended

Winter vacations in Kashmir colleges extended

SRINAGAR: In view of the inclement weather conditions, the divisional administration in Kashmir has extended winter vacations in colleges across the valley. Divisional Commissioner Baseer Ahmad Khan said all colleges across Kashmir division scheduled to reopen on February 21 after winter vacations will now reopen on February 23 (Saturday).

Urban Maze

Urban Maze

Urbanization in Kashmir was, has and is a mess. The nature of this mess is exceedingly difficult to untangle. An example might illustrate the point. Walk through the city centre, Lal Chowk, especially the Residency Road side of the centre and it almost amounts to walking through a maze. Unless and until, a pedestrian is […]

ICPS establishes help desk for abandoned babies at LD Hospital

ICPS establishes help desk for abandoned babies at LD Hospital

SRINAGAR: Chairman Juvenile Justice Board and Selection Cum Over Sight Committee, Justice (Retd) Hassnain Masoodi Wednesday inaugurated a help desk and launched helpline number for abandoned, unwanted, shelter less babies at premier maternity hospital, Lala Ded, here. In the wake of recent increase in crime against children, ICPS under Integrated Child Protection Scheme/Juvenile justice established […]

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