Wednesday, January 17, 2018

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...

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...

Bone chilling cold, Kangri in demand

SRINAGAR: Amid the bone chilling winter cold sans genuine power supply in Kashmir, the traditional fire pot locally known as Kangri is left as the last resort for locals to fight the winter chill. With...

Expressway under CPEC will benefit AJK: Farooq Haider

ISLAMABAD: AJK Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan on Thursday said that the Mansehra-Muzaffarabad-Mangla Expressway under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will bring economic revolution in the state. In an interview, he said that...

Pak Zaireen attend Urs of Khawaja Sabir at Kalyar Sharif

ISLAMABAD: A group of 152 Pakistani Zaireen (pilgrims) is currently visiting Kalyar Sharif in the Indian state of Uttarakhand participated in the annual Urs of Hazrat Khawaja Allauddin Ali Ahmed Sabir (RA) from 30...

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...

Political vendetta against Nawaz Sharif will see reaction in AJK; Farooq Haider

LONDON: AJK Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider said that there is no replacement of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and the whole party is united under his leadership. Talking to media persons here, he said...

Protest against ‘illegal’tax system in GB

GILGIT: Massive anti-Pakistan protests were held across Gilgit Baltistan against illegal taxation by the Pakistani regime on Saturday. According to agencies, a large number of residents, small traders and businessmen today joined the protest...

Kashmiris should be engaged in reconciliatory manner: Farooq Abdullah

SRINAGAR: National Conference president Dr Farooq Abdullah today said successive central governments had failed to engage with the sentiment in Kashmir in a sustainable and reconciliatory manner. Talking to various public delegations that called on...

India should find ways for talks with Pakistan, war no solution: Farooq Abdullah

SRINAGAR: National Conference (NC) president Dr Farooq Abdullah has asked Government of India to find ways and means to talk to neighbouring Pakistan, saying war is no solution and it only increases tragedies. "The only...