Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Maleeha used wrong picture in her speech

NEW YORK: While highlighting the Kashmir issue, Pakistan's Ambassador to the United Nations Maleeha Lodhi in her right to reply to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's speech at the UN showed picture of Palestinian...

China to speed up construction of power project in AJK

BEIJING: China plans to complete ahead of schedule a $2 billion hydropower project in Azad Kashmir to ease energy crisis in Pakistan. Karot Hydropower Project is being built on Jhelum River on "Build-Own-Operate-Transfer" basis for...

AJK President addresses International Kashmir Conference in Copenhagen

COPENHAGEN: The visiting AJK President Sardar Masood Khan has said that the Kashmir dispute suffers from inattention of the international community which has led to the unending suffering of the people of Kashmir. The President,...

“I favour dialogue policy of Vajpayee to resolve Kashmir issue: Mehbooba

SRINAGAR: J&K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has welcomed the recent attempts by the Centre and the ruling party to reach out to Kashmiris, starting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Independence Day speech where he asked the...

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...

Omar calls ATFI chief as ‘idiot’ for offering award to cut Farooq’s tongue

SRINAGAR: Former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Tuesday called Anti-Terrorist Front India (ATFI) chief Viresh Shandilya "an idiot" after he offered Rs 21 lakh to anyone who cuts off National Conference president Farooq Abdullah's...

Drabu suggests making J&K trade corridor to Central Asia

DUBAI: J&K's Finance Minister, Dr Haseeb Drabu has called for making Jammu & Kashmir a transit and trade corridor for arching out to Central Asia."Given its geographical location, Jammu and Kashmir could become a...

AJK has huge potential for local and foreign investors: Sardar Masood

MUZAFFARABAD: AJK President Sardar Masood Khan has said that there are huge investment opportunities in AJK's vibrant market place in all sectors especially telecommunication and connectivity. The President expressed these views in a meeting with...

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,...

Pak-China economic cooperation will continue; says Sardar Masood

MUZAFFARABAD: AJK President Sardar Masood Khan, while talking at various events during his tour of the Poonch Division, has said that the China-Pakistan Economic will run its course and no power will be able...