Wednesday, January 17, 2018

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...

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...

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...

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...