Kashmir News

Plight of detainees in jails deplored

Jan 19th, 2017 | By

In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyet Conference has appealed to the international community and human rights organisations to take cognizance of the plight of illegally detained pro-freedom leaders and activists languishing in different jails. The APHC Spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the authorities were prolonging their detention on one pretext



Hurriyet leaders continue to visit martyrs’ families

Jan 19th, 2017 | By

In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyet leaders and activists continued to visit Islamabad district to express solidarity with three youth, martyred by Indian troops, recently. A delegation of Tehreek-e-Hurriyet led by Bashir Ahmad Qureshi and Umar Aadil Dar visited the families of the youth in Awoora area of district and expressed condolence with them. The delegation paid



JKPM supports join protest calendar

Jan 19th, 2017 | By

In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu Kashmir People’s Movement (JKPM) has urged the people to follow the protest calendar issued by the joint resistance leadership in letter and spirit. APHC leader and JKPM Chairman in a statement in Jammu said the recent mass uprising in Kashmir has entered a very crucial stage under the joint resistance



Pellets destroyed family in Pulwama

Jan 19th, 2017 | By

In occupied Kashmir, the blinding of a 27-year-old BA final year student, Muhammad Ashraf Wani, by pellets has ruined his family in Pulwama. After my husband’s death thirteen years ago, it was Muhammad Ashraf Wani who supported families by earning livelihood for the family. He arranged marriages of his two younger sisters from his own



Shutdown will be observed in Gaw Kadal on Saturday

Jan 19th, 2017 | By

In occupied Kashmir, the joint resistance leadership has called for a complete shutdown in Gaw Kadal and its adjacent areas of Srinagar Saturday (January 21) to pay tributes to the massacre victims. The leadership in a statement also called for a complete shutdown in Handwara and Kupwara on January 25 and 27 respectively. The statement



Dissent silenced by pellets, bullets in IOK: Shabbir Shah

Dec 21st, 2016 | By

In occupied Kashmir, APHC General Secretary and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (DFP), Shabbir Ahmad Shah has said that the people of Jammu and Kashmir are struggling to achieve the right to self-determination, promised and acknowledged by the world community including India. Shabbir Ahmad Shah said this while talking to an



Gilani concerned over unabated arrest spree

Dec 21st, 2016 | By

In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyet Conference, Syed Ali Gilani has condemned the unabated arrest spree unleashed by Indian police in the territory for the past five months. Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said, the puppet regime and its bureaucracy have made themselves a laughingstock as they being



Don’t restrict Yasin Malik’s movement; HC to puppet regime

Dec 21st, 2016 | By

Don’t restrict Yasin Malik’s movement; HC to puppet regime In occupied Kashmir, the High Court has directed the puppet authorities not to restrict the free movement of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Font Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik. Hearing a petition filed by Muhammad Yasin Malik, a bench of Justice Muzaffar Hussain Attar directed the authorities to



Geelani sets demilitarization as pre-condition for dialogue on Kashmir

Sep 2nd, 2016 | By

Geelani said that India is trying all means to “legitimize” its illegal control on Kashmir since 1947. Hurriyat (G) Chairman Syed Ali Geelani on Thursday said that he was not against talks as a means to end conflicts, but the process held over 150 times on Kashmir had failed because of its “deceptive nature” and



Rajnath made a mockery of dialogue: Separatists

Aug 26th, 2016 | By

Separatists on Thursday accused Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh of “making a mockery of dialogue”, while the Congress welcomed the Centre’s move to replace pellet guns. Accusing Mr. Singh of “issuing invitations through Twitter”, incarcerated JLKF chief Yasin Malik said: “Indian leaders are making a mockery of the dialogue process and institution by saying whoever