Remember families of ‘Martyrs’ on Eid : Waza

Remember families of ‘Martyrs’ on Eid : Waza

Srinagar :Jammu Kashmir people’s league chairman Mukhtar Ahmad Waza Thursday appealed people to remember families of ‘martyrs’ of Kashmir  on the occasion of Eid He also appealed people to celebrate Eid with austerity and simplicity. Waza while greeting people on the occasion of Eid ul asked people to remember the poor.

Eid ul Fitr likely on Saturday :Pak Met deptt

Eid ul Fitr  likely on Saturday :Pak Met deptt

The Pakistan Meteorological Department on Thursday said it is unlikely that the Shawal moon will be sighted today, Geo news reported “There are fewer chances of the Eid moon being sighted today,” the Met Office told Geo news while stating that chances are higher of Eid-ul -Fitr being celebrated on Saturday, June 16 across Pakistan. […]

VOV meets torture victims assures them full support

VOV meets torture victims assures them full support

Srinagar:In its initiative to reach out to the torture victims of Jammu and Kashmir, Voice of Victims (VoV) Thursday met torture victims ahead of Eid ul Fitr at their head office in Baramulla and assured them support in their pursuit of justice. In a  statement issued here, Executive Director Voice of Victims said that torture […]

India rejects UN report on rights violation in Kashmir

India rejects UN report on rights violation in Kashmir

India on Thursday  rejected a UN report on human rights violations in Kashmir  terming it  “fallacious, tendentious and motivated”. In a strong reaction, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said the report is “overtly prejudiced” and seeks to build a “false narrative”. It violated the country’s sovereignty and territorial integrity, it said. The report recommended […]

Militants abduct Army soldier in Pulwama

Militants abduct Army soldier in Pulwama

Srinagar: Suspected militants on Thursday abducted army soldier from south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. Reports said that that the militants abducted the soldier namely Aurengzeb who was travelling in a passenger vehicle. “Today morning at about 9 am Army men from 44 RR camp at Shadimarg stopped a private vehicle and asked the driver to drop […]

United Nations calls for inquiry into human rights violations in Kashmir

United Nations calls for inquiry into human rights violations in Kashmir

Geneva: The United Nations on Thursday called for an international inquiry into alleged human rights violations in Kashmir saying that government  forces have used excessive force in Kashmir and killed and wounded numerous civilians since 2016, Reuters reported In the first U.N. report on human rights in both Indian-administered and Pakistan-administered Kashmir, it urged Pakistan […]

Saudi Arabia and Russia will set the ball rolling as World Cup Soccer 2018 begins in Moscow

Saudi Arabia and Russia will set the ball rolling as World Cup Soccer 2018 begins in Moscow

Moscow: The football world cup 2018 tournament will formally begin Thursday evening in Moscow with the first encounter between minnows Saudi Arabia and host country, Russia. Defending world champions Germany will strive hard to defend its title like Italy and Brazil have done in the past. In 2014, Germany lifted the coveted world cup trophy after sensational Maria […]