‘Vikas’, ‘Vishwas’ PM Modi’s new mantra for Kashmir

New Delhi: “Development” and building of “confidence” are the key to address the problem of Kashmir, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Friday night while hoping that the youth of the Valley won’t get “misled”. Amid ongoing unrest in the Valley, he emphasised on the need for taking Kashmir ahead with peace and unity while […]

Haseeb: Burhan’s disappointed fan who died protesting his killing

Haseeb: Burhan’s disappointed fan who died protesting his killing

SRINAGAR: “Revolution demands sacrifices and my brother also sacrificed his life. To see the dawn of Azadi every one here has to give sacrifice in one way or the other,” believes Mohammad Hashim, younger brother of Haseeb Ahmad Ganai of Breenthi village of Dialgam, Anantnag. Haseeb was shot dead by the government forces during clashes […]

Pakistan says Kashmiris have started ‘landmark independence movement’

Pakistan says Kashmiris have started ‘landmark independence movement’

SRINAGAR: Pakistan prime minister’ advisor on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz, on Friday said that Pakistan would continue to extend its “moral, political and diplomatic support” to the people of Kashmir who have “started a landmark independence movement”. According to a Radio Pakistan report, he said that the people of Kashmir, particularly the youths, “have started […]

Punjab Assembly considers inviting Arundhati Roy to talk on Kashmir

Punjab Assembly considers inviting Arundhati Roy to talk on Kashmir

Lahore: Treasury MPA Sheikh Allauddin has suggested the Punjab Assembly to invite Indian novelist and rights activist Arundhati Roy, who is raising her voice against the atrocities in Kashmir, for briefing the assembly members on the issue, Dawn reported. The Pakistan-based newspaper reported that the Labour and Human Resource Minister Raja Ashfaq Sarwar appreciated the […]

LeT hails youth ‘fighting bullets with stones’

LeT hails youth ‘fighting bullets with stones’

SRINAGAR: Terming stone throwers as “front-runners” of the Kashmir’s freedom movement, militant outfit Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) on Friday hailed their “spirit and courage” saying they are fighting the bullets and other weapons with just stones. In a statement issued to a Srinagar-based news gathering agency GNS, a spokesperson of Lashkar, Dr Abdullah Ghaznavi, while quoting the […]

Modi, Xi to meet on Sunday, may discuss China-Pak corridor

Modi, Xi to meet on Sunday, may discuss China-Pak corridor

Hangzhou: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet on Sunday on the first day of the G20 summit here and are likely Hangzhou: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet on Sunday on the first day of the G20 summit here and are likely to discuss bilateral […]