Pak PM raised Kashmir issue with UN chief: UN spokesperson

Pak PM raised Kashmir issue with UN chief: UN spokesperson

United Nations: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan telephoned UN chief Antonio Guterres and raised the issue of Kashmir, a UN spokesperson has said. Stephane Dujarric, the spokesperson for the UN Secretary General, did not give further details about the conversation between Khan and Guterres. When asked by PTI to comment on India’s strong retort to […]

Sehrai slams ‘killing spree’

Sehrai slams ‘killing spree’

Srinagar: Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Chairman Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai on Saturday paid tributes to the slain Tral militants saying killings are aimed to deter the people of Kashmir from raising their voice. In a statement, Sehrai stated that “voice of dissent is being silenced, but peoples’ movement won’t die”. “The security forces have yet again demonstrated that they […]

National Front pays homage

Srinagar: National Front (NF) on Saturday while paying to homage to slain Tral militants said these sacrifices are priceless and will be safeguarded. The spokesperson in a statement expressed solidarity with the bereaved families. The NF also expressed grief over the demise of mother of Chief Editor daily Uqaab Manzoor Anjum and prayed for the […]

Friday marked by strict restrictions in Pulwama town

Friday marked by strict restrictions in Pulwama town

PULWAMA: Authorities on Friday imposed strict restrictions in Pulwama town and adjoining areas to foil the protest programme of the Coordination Committee Pulwama to protest against the civilian killings that took place last Saturday. Eyewitnesses told Kashmir Reader that heavy deployment of police and CRPF personnel was made across the town to enforce the restrictions. […]

Pak should mind its own business: India

Pak should mind its own business: India

New Delhi: Reacting sharply to Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s comments on the killing of seven civilians in Kashmir’s Pulwama, India on Thursday said Islamabad should mind its own affairs which are in a “mess” instead of interfering in a neighbouring country. “I think it will be better if they mind their own business and […]

UN Special Rapporteur writes to Twitter CEO about blocking of Kashmir related content and twitter handles

UN Special Rapporteur writes to Twitter CEO about blocking of Kashmir related content and twitter handles

Srinagar: The United Nations Special Rapporteur David Kaye has written a letter to Twitter CEO about blocking of Twitter handles of Kashmiris and blocking twitter users for sharing or posting Kashmir related content. Kaye has asked twitter to provide complete details of request made by Indian government authorities about the withholding of Kashmir content and […]

Hurriyat (G) protest against civilian killings, detention of resistance leaders

Hurriyat (G) protest against civilian killings, detention of resistance leaders

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (G) leaders and activists staged a peaceful protest on Friday here against the Pulwama civilian killings and “prolonged” detention of resistance leaders. According to the statement, leaders condemned the detention of resistance leader Asiya Andrabi and her associates, and “attempt to murder” charges on JKLF chief Yasin Malik and others. A spokesman […]