Archive for October 2014

Indian Army jawan commits suicide in J&K

Oct 1st, 2014 | By

An Indian Army jawan allegedly committed suicide here by shooting himself with his service weapon in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir, sources said. Sources said the deceased has been identified as 31-year-old Sepoy Ram Kumar Tiwari. “Sepoy Ram Kumar Tiwari shot at self with his service rifle opposite to gate no 8 of the



Mirwaiz apprises Khalisa aid UK team about flood fury

Oct 1st, 2014 | By

In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyet Conference Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, has appealed to the people of Kashmir to demonstrate patience and courage in this testing time of affliction, caused by the recent devastating floods. Mirwaiz Umar Farooq during his visits to Madahbagh, Nalabal Naushahra and other adjoining areas assured the affectees that they



Zafar Butt distributes Eid gifts among flood victims

Oct 1st, 2014 | By

In occupied Kashmir, APHC leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement, Zafar Akbar Butt, along with party leaders and activists while continuing the relief work, today, visited several areas of Srinagar including Shalimar, Batpora and Tailbal. Zafar Akbar Butt during the visit expressed sympathy and solidarity with the flood victims and distributed



Big protest demonstration held in Srinagar

Oct 1st, 2014 | By

In occupied Kashmir, a big protest demonstration was held at Budshah Chowk in Srinagar, today, to attract the attention of the world community towards the sufferings of the Kashmiri people as a result of recent devastating floods in the territory. The Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik while addressing the protesters demanded



Floods broke backbone of IOK economy: Yasin Malik

Oct 1st, 2014 | By

In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik has said that the recent floods have broken the backbone of the Kashmir’s economy with main business centers and markets raised to the ground. Muhammad Yasin Malik while speaking at a protest demonstration organized by traders at Budshah Chowk in Srinagar, today,



India blocking international aid to IOK: Waza

Oct 1st, 2014 | By

In occupied Kashmir, APHC leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League (JKPL), Mukhtar Ahmed Waza, visited flood-affected areas of Kulgam district, today. Mukhtar Ahmed Waza during his visit to Kelam, Gund and Chamgund areas expressed sympathy with the affectees. On the occasion, people told the APHC leader that so far the puppet



Shabbir criticizes India for not allowing int’l aid to IOK

Oct 1st, 2014 | By

In occupied Kashmir, senior leader of Hurriyet Conference Jammu and Kashmir and the Chairman of Democratic Freedom Party, Shabbir Ahmed Shah, has expressed strong resentment over India’s refusal to allow international aid to the flood-hit people of the territory. Shabbir Ahmed Shah visited flood-hit areas of Srinagar, Badgam, Islamabad, Kulgam, Shopian, Pulwama, Baramulla and Kupwara



Indian court acquits Kashmiri engineer after 18 years

Oct 1st, 2014 | By

A Kashmiri engineer, who has spent nearly two decades in different Indian jails on fake charges of detonating blasts in New Delhi in 1996, was acquitted by a court in Jaipur city of north Indian Rajasthan state. Farooq Ahmad Khan, a mechanical engineer, who was arrested on May 23, 1996, by the infamous Special Task



Leader of pro-India PDP passes away

Oct 1st, 2014 | By

In occupied Kashmir, senior leader of pro-India Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Moulvi Iftikhar Ansari, has passed away after a brief illness. Iftikhar Ansari breathed his last at a hospital in New Delhi. He was currently the Vice President of PDP.



Indian troops martyr one youth in Kupwara

Oct 1st, 2014 | By

In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred on Kashmiri youth in Kupwara district, today. The troops killed the youth during continued violent military operation in Lolab area of the district. The operation was going on till last reports came in.