India impeding peace process: Pakistan

India impeding peace process: Pakistan

Sialkot: Pakistan’s foreign minister Khawaja Mohammad Asif on Sunday accused India of creating obstacles in the peace process and indulging in “patronising terrorists”. He said that India was in favour of war phobia and continuously resorting to ceasefire violations on Line of Control and Working Boundary. Khawaja also accused India of targeting innocent civilians on […]

PaK govt orders state funeral for LoC victims

PaK govt orders state funeral for LoC victims

Islamabad: Prime Minister of Pakistan Administered Kashmir Raja Farooq Haider has instructed authorities to give state funerals to those killed due to alleged firing by Indian troops across the Line of Control. Haider on Saturday accused the Indian Army of targeting civilians, including women and children, The Express Tribune reported. “All deputy commissioners have been […]

Home dept acted with ‘undue haste’ to shift Hanzullah from Jammu to Srinagar

Home dept acted with ‘undue haste’ to shift Hanzullah from Jammu to Srinagar

Srinagar: Investigations into the escape of Lashkar-e-Taiba militant Abu Hanzullah have identified lapses at different stages, especially the hurriedly issued orders for transfer of the militant to a central jail from Kathua in the Jammu region. Police sources said that Hanzullah had moved a habeas corpus petition before a single bench of the High Court […]

PDP’s ‘Goli Nahi Boli’ turns hoax: Geelani

PDP’s ‘Goli Nahi Boli’ turns hoax: Geelani

SRINAGAR: Expressing strong reaction and concern over the fresh crackdown on youth and nocturnal raids by police across valley especially in Karimabad Pulwama, Tral, Hajin, Handwara, and subjecting the detained youth to “third degree torture in police stations”, Chairman Hurriyat Conference Syed Ali Geelani on Sunday termed the “rhetoric” of “Goli Nahi Boli” as “hoax”. […]

JK Police hurting self-respect of own people: Rasheed

SRINAGAR: Condemning the raids by police at various places across valley, the AIP president and MLA Langate Er Rasheed on Sunday reiterated his appeal to J&K Police not to encourage an atmosphere that would put masses and the local cops against each other. The Awami Itihad Party (AIP) president was addressing public gatherings at Drusoo […]

Police warns of action against those spreading misinformation on social media

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir police has warned that action will be taken against all those who are spreading wrong information on social media. A police spokesperson on Sunday afternoon said, “It has come to notice that some unscrupulous elements are updating wrong information that internet services will be shut down in south Kashmir.” “The information […]

Kashmir shuts down against SC stay on Shopian army FIR

Kashmir shuts down against SC stay on Shopian army FIR

SRINAGAR: A complete shutdown was observed in Kashmir on Saturday against the Supreme Court stay on an FIR against army soldiers in the Shopian killing and the killing of Hurriyat activist Mohammad Yousuf Rather alias Yousuf Nadeem. Nadeem, affiliated with the Syed Ali Geelani-led Hurriyat Conference, was killed by unknown gunman in Budgam on February […]