Pak’s Senate passes resolution condemning Pulwama killings

Pak’s Senate passes resolution condemning Pulwama killings

Islamabad: Pakistan’s Senate or Upper House on Tuesday unanimously passed a resolution condemning the violence in Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Saturday that resulted in the death of seven civilians. The resolution moved by Pakistan People’s Party leader Sherry Rehman also reiterated Pakistan’s commitment to continue its “moral and diplomatic support” to the Kashmiris, Radio Pakistan […]

Security review meet: Guv stresses on strict adherence to SOPs to avoid civilian casualties

Security review meet: Guv stresses on strict adherence to SOPs to avoid civilian casualties

Jammu: Governor Satya Pal Malik on Tuesday undertook a detailed review of various security related issues at the headquarters of Northern Army Command in Udhampur. The meeting involved senior officers of the state, police, army, central police forces, and central intelligence agencies. The meeting was attended by K Vijay Kumar, Advisor to Governor; Lt Gen […]

Aasiya’s plea against solitary confinement: HC seeks reply from GoI, jail authorities

Aasiya’s plea against solitary confinement: HC seeks reply from GoI, jail authorities

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Tuesday sought response of the Government of India (GoI) and the prison authorities on a plea by Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM) chief Aasiya Andrabi, arrested in a case of allegedly waging war against the country with support from Pakistan, challenging her solitary confinement. Besides Andrabi, her associates Sofi Fehmeeda and Nahida […]

Sehrai welcomes announcement to establish forum on Palestine, Kashmir, Rahingya

Sehrai welcomes announcement to establish forum on Palestine, Kashmir, Rahingya

Srinagar: The Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (TeH) chairman Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai on Tuesday welcomed the announcement made at Istanbul conference for the creation of parliamentary forum on Palestine, Kashmir and Rohingya. Leader of Pakistan Senate delegation to “Global Palestine Solidarity Conference” and Chairman, Senate Foreign Affairs Committee, Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed, has announced formation of a Pakistan parliamentary […]

GoI crushing voices of dissent: ML

Srinagar: Muslim League on Tuesday while condemning the Pulwama civilian killings said that the Government of India is crushing voices of dissent. “Forces have been given unbridled powers to kill any civilian at their whim under the cover Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA)and other such draconian laws,” the spokesperson Sajad Ayoubi said in a […]

Beopar Mandal Mahraj Gung condemns Pulwama civilian killings

Srinagar: The Srinagar trader’s body – Beopar Mandal Mahraj Gung on Tuesday condemned the killing spree in Kashmir by the government forces. Khurshid Ahmad Dalal, President of the body in a statement said that “killing spree is because of the unbridled powers given to the government forces”. “We shoulder the coffin of our dear ones […]

Rashid thanks Amnesty, OIC for condemning Pulwama killings

Srinagar: Former MLA from Langate, Er Rashid, Tuesday welcomed the statements by the Amnesty over the killing of seven “civilians” in security forces’ firing in Pulwama on Saturday, but said such international institutions need to move beyond words and play their role in “ending bloodshed in the valley. We, the people of Kashmir, thank OIC […]

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