UN has done its duty towards Kashmir, says Guterres

UN has done its duty towards Kashmir, says Guterres

United Nations: Secretary General of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres, on Friday said that the supreme international organisation had “clearly done its job” on the human rights situation in Kashmir, by releasing a report on it. Guterres said he hoped that India and Pakistan would engage in a “meaningful dialogue” to resolve their issues. The […]

Implement recommendations of UN rights report on Kashmir: Mirwaiz urges Guterres

Implement recommendations of UN rights report on Kashmir: Mirwaiz urges Guterres

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Saturday urged the United Nations chief Antonio Guterres to take immediate steps to implement the recommendations of the UNHRC report in Kashmir. “While the people of Jammu & Kashmir welcomed the long overdue UNHRC report on severe HR violations in J&K, we urge the UN @antonioguterres to […]

Pak foreign minister talks Kashmir with UNGA president

Pak foreign minister talks Kashmir with UNGA president

Islamabad: Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Friday raised the Kashmir issue during his meeting with the visiting UN General Assembly President Maria Fernanda Espionosa. Espionosa arrived in Islamabad on her first official trip to the Asia-Pacific region since assuming office in September last year. She met Qureshi in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs […]

Massacre anniversaries: JRL for shutdown in respective areas

Massacre anniversaries: JRL for shutdown in respective areas

SRINAGAR: The joint resistance leadership (JRL) has called for a complete shutdown in Gawkadal, Basant Bagh, Chota Bazar, Budshah Chowk and adjacent areas (in Srinagar) on January 21, Monday; and Handwara and Kupwara towns on January 25 and 27 respectively, to commemorate the massacres. It also said that congregational prayers will be held on January […]

Considerable success in J-K in 2018: Army

Considerable success in J-K in 2018: Army

Jammu: Security forces met with considerable success in anti-militancy operations in Jammu and Kashmir in 2018 by eliminating several top ultras who were targeting security forces and civilians, Northern Army Commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh said Thursday. He said the number of terrorists killed last year in the valley was highest in the past 10 […]

‘Beg to differ’: Omar slams Northern Command chief for ‘great year’ remark

‘Beg to differ’: Omar slams Northern Command chief for ‘great year’ remark

NEW DELHI: National Conference (NC) vice-president Omar Abdullah on Thursday lashed out at the Northern Command Chief Lt General Ranbir Singh, on his “great year for security forces” remark. Taking to Twitter, Abdullah wrote, the compulsion of killing militants/terrorists shouldn’t be treated as a cause for celebration. “I beg to differ, a great year would […]

If no Operation All Out, why daily CASOs, asks JRL

If no Operation All Out, why daily CASOs, asks JRL

SRINAGAR: Governor SP Malik’s recent remarks that ‘there was nothing like Operation All Out’ were far from reality, said the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik on Wednesday. The leaders said that India’s home minister and army chief have time and again claimed that anti-militancy operations […]

Army chief warns Pakistan of ‘strong action’

Army chief warns Pakistan of ‘strong action’

New Delhi: Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Tuesday warned Pakistan that India will not hesitate in carrying out strong action against “inimical” moves. He also asserted that Indian forces were giving enemies along the Line of Control a “befitting reply” and inflicting heavy losses on them. The Indian Army is ensuring “moral dominance” […]

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