Sunday, June 24, 2018

Shahid Yousuf sent to jail in terror funding case

NEW DELHI: Syed Shahid Yousuf, son of Syed Salahuddin, was sent to judicial custody by a Delhi court on Wednesday in a 2011 terror funding case. District Judge Poonam A Bamba sent the accused...

No power can abolish Article 35-A: Ghulam Mir

SRINAGAR: Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) President, Ghulam Ahmad Mir has asserted that no power or government in India could abolish Article 35-A of Jammu and Kashmir. "There is no power or government in India who...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

Slain PDP leader’s house set on fire in Shopian

SHOPIAN (J&K): A mob of 200 set ablaze the house of slain Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader on Tuesday, who was allegedly killed by militants Monday night at Humhuna in south Kashmir's Shopian district. According...

Maleeha says Kashmir never been part of India

NEW YORK: Pakistan's permanent ambassador to the United Nations (UN) Dr. Maleeha Lodhi has said that contrary to Indian claim Kashmir has never been part of India adding UN must deliver its pledge of...

Darul Uloom bans Muslim women from shaping eyebrows

DEOBAND (Uttar Pradesh): The Darul Uloom Deoband, an Islamic school, issued a fatwa (religious edict) on Saturday that banned women from plucking, trimming and shaping their eyebrows and also cutting their hair. Darul Iftaa, which...

World leaders ask UN to play role to resolve Kashmir issue

NEW YORK: In a memorandum submitted to the secretary general of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres, the former prime minister of Azad Kashmir, Barrister Sultan Mehmood Choudhary, and the secretary general of the World...