Kashmir solidarity day: Sharif says Kashmir core dispute between India, Pakistan

Kashmir solidarity day: Sharif says Kashmir core dispute between India, Pakistan

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Sunday that Kashmir is the “core dispute” between India and Pakistan and the dream of peace and prosperity of the people of the region will remain elusive without resolving it. Describing Kashmir issue as the “unfinished agenda of partition and the oldest disputes in the UN Security […]

Solidarity marches held across Pakistan, other Kashmir

Solidarity marches held across Pakistan, other Kashmir

Pak army releases song hailing Kashmiri defiance Srinagar: A minute’s silence and solidarity marches across Pakistan and its administered Kashmir marked the Kashmir Solidarity Day, which is held annually to show solidarity with the people of Kashmir who have been demanding independence. The day, which is a holiday in Pakistan, has been observed in Pakistan […]

Rajnath for ‘referendum in Pakistan’

Rajnath for ‘referendum in Pakistan’

Srinagar: Home minister Rajnath Singh said on Sunday that “it was time for a referendum in Pakistan to determine whether its citizens wished to merge with India”. “Stop these demands of a referendum on Kashmir…We want to demand a referendum whether Pakistanis want to remain in their country or merge with India,” he told an […]

Kashmir Solidarity Day: Resistance camp urges Pakistan to keep supporting Kashmiris

Kashmir Solidarity Day: Resistance camp urges Pakistan to keep supporting Kashmiris

SRINAGAR: Hurriyat Conference (G) on Sunday thanked Pakistan, PaK, and Kashmiri people across the world for observing the ‘Kashmir Solidarity Day’ while terming it “encouraging and praiseworthy”. The conglomerate in a statement issued here said, “We are thankful to every section of Pakistan for raising their voice against the human rights violations and organising demonstrations […]

Kashmir Solidarity Day: Geelani, Shah thank Pakistan for ‘unflinching support’

Kashmir Solidarity Day: Geelani, Shah thank Pakistan for ‘unflinching support’

SRINAGAR: Chairman Hurriyat Conference (G) Syed Ali Geelani and conglomerate’s general secretary Shabir Ahmad Shah on Saturday expressed gratitude to government of Pakistan, its people, and army for their “unflinching support” to the people of Jammu Kashmir “who are carrying on just struggle” to achieve their “inalienable” right to self-determination. In a statement issued here, […]

Kashmir solidarity protests: Raids, curfew continue in Kishtwar

Kashmir solidarity protests: Raids, curfew continue in Kishtwar

Kishtwar: Police raided various places in Kishtwar on Sunday night to arrest those who raised their voice against the government crackdown on the raging anti-India uprising in Kashmir valley and participated in pro-freedom demonstrations, while the curfew imposed by authorities on Sunday continued for the second day today, CNS news agency reported. During the fresh […]

UK universities organise Kashmir Solidarity Week

LONDON: Two of London’s leading universities, King’s College and the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) organised Kashmir Awareness Week which concluded on Saturday. The Kashmir solidarity movements of the two institutions had planned a series of symposiums and talks over the past week in an attempt to trigger debate and present all sides […]

Kashmir Solidarity Day: Good but not enough, Azadi camp tells Pakistan

Kashmir Solidarity Day: Good but not enough, Azadi camp tells Pakistan

SRINAGAR: Pro-freedom leadership on Friday thanked the entire Pakistani leadership for observing the February 5 as ‘Kashmir Solidarity Day’ while urging the Government of Pakistan to “do more than it” vis-à-vis highlighting the Kashmir issue. Hurriyat Conference (G), while thanking Pakistan and its people, said Kashmir issue is an “unfinished agenda of making of Pakistan”. […]

Solution to Kashmir issue lies in dialogue: Nawaz Sharif

Solution to Kashmir issue lies in dialogue: Nawaz Sharif

MUZAFFARABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Friday that solution to all issues, including Kashmir, lies in dialogue. “Difference of opinion between two countries is not unheard of,” Nawaz said, referring to Pakistan’s differences with India over Kashmir. “What is unusual is that for six to seven decades we have not been able to get […]

Kashmir Solidarity Day: ‘Thank you, Pakistan’

Kashmir Solidarity Day: ‘Thank you, Pakistan’

SRINAGAR: On the eve of Kashmir Solidarity Day that Pakistan observes on February 5 every year, the pro-freedom leaders of Kashmir thanked the country for its support and encouragement. Kashmir Solidarity Day is a national holiday in Pakistan. The day is observed to express support to the ongoing struggle of the people of Jammu and […]