Archive for June 2013

Complete Strike in Kashmir on PM Manmohan Singh Visit

Jun 25th, 2013 | By

Kashmir Valley hold a strike called by Kashmiris to protest against the visit of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday. Both factions of Hurriyat Conference and JKLF have called for a general strike. Shops, business establishments, educational institutions, banks and private offices remained closed due to the strike. Police and paramilitary CRPF personnel have been

DFP’s President Shabir Ahmad Shah dharna against HR violations foiled

Jun 19th, 2013 | By

By NUZHAT MUSHTAQ Police today foiled a bid by Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) to hold a protest dharna at Pratap Park here against the human rights violations in Kashmir and arrested its president Shabir Ahmad Shah along with others separatists leaders, Nayeem Ahmad Khan, Javid Ahmad Mir and Mohammad Yousuf Naqash. A number of party

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon urged to be serious over Kashmir Issue

Jun 19th, 2013 | By

Democratic Political Party Chairman Firdous Ahmad Shah has urged UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and human rights organizations to align India towards implementing the World Body’s resolutions on the Kashmir dispute. Firdous Ahmad Shah addressing a meeting in Gandarbal during his mass contact campaign said that India was hell-bent upon igniting a nuclear war in

Kashmir Vs Global Community

Jun 19th, 2013 | By

Let there be no doubt that normalized relations between India and Pakistan offer , tremendous benefits & incentives to the Global community. But normalization is itself subject to settlement of core issue of Kashmir between them. Indo-Pak tensions are especially dangerous because they bring two nuclear states face to face and any conflict between the