Saturday, November 18, 2017

9 new platforms for Jammu Railway Station

JAMMU: Nine more platforms will be constructed at Jammu Tawi Railway Station, stating this, Northern Railways General Manager Vishbesh Chaubey, on his maiden visit here has said that new platforms will be constructed at...

Sinha suggests Hurriyat should get formal invite for dialogue

SRINAGAR: Former External Affairs Minister and senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha Tuesday said that the representative, Dineshwar Sharma, appointed by Government of India to hold dialogue in Jammu and Kashmir should send a written...

Bihar court orders filing of FIR against Farooq Abdullah

BETTIAH (Bihar): A court here on Monday ordered filing of FIR against Farooq Abdullah on charges of treason. The court passed the orders after a lawyer approached the court over Abdullah's remarks on PoK...

EU must check human rights violations in J&K Masood Khan

ISLAMABAD: AJK President Sardar Masood Khan has said that European Parliament and European Union are bound by the Universal Declaration for Human Rights, European Union Human Rights Commission and EU Charter for Fundamental Rights...

Omar hits out at Geelani for targeting Abdullah, keeping silence on Pak PM

JAMMU: Hitting out at the hardline Hurriyat Conference (HC) chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani for criticizing National Conference president and former Chief Minister Dr Farooq Abdullah, NC leader Omar Abdullah has asked whether Geelani...

AJK part of Pakistan, J&K belongs to India; says Farooq Abdullah

New debate on Kashmir SRINAGAR: A new debate has started in Kashmir following the statement of former Chief Minister Dr. Farooq Abdullah who says Azad Jammu and Kashmir is part of Pakistan and both parts...

AJK President, PM discuss overall regional situation

ISLAMABAD: AJK Prime Minister, Raja Mohammad Farooq Haider Khan called on President Sardar Muhammad Masood Khan at the President Secretariat Islamabad. They discussed matters related to governance and ongoing development projects in AJK. They especially...

Mumbai attacks tarnished Pak image, hurt Kashmir cause; says Riaz Khan

WASHINGTON: Pakistan's former foreign secretary Riaz Mohammad Khan has said that the 2008 terrorist attacks in Mumbai have done an irreparable damage to the Kashmir cause and tarnished Pakistan's image as well. In November 2008,...

Indian Police foil bid to revive Al-Badar in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Kupwara Police claim to achieve a major breakthrough by busting a militant network that was trying to revive Al-Badar outfit in Kashmir by sending youth across the Line of Control (LoC) to AJK...

AJK PM directs WAPDA to take effective steps regarding NJHP

MIRPUR: AJK Prime Minister of AJK Raja Farooq Haider Khan has directed WAPDA to initiate immediate indispensable steps to resolve the glitches aroused by the completion of the AJK-based 969-megawatt Neelum Jhelum Hydro Power...