Doda’s hero, Advocate Babur, arrested under PSA

Doda’s hero, Advocate Babur, arrested under PSA

By Mirza Jahanzeb    DODA: Advocate Hassan Babur Nehru, leader of Anjuman e Islamia in Doda, was arrested by police on Saturday night at 10pm from Mohallah Sah Faridabad in Doda. He has been booked under the Public Safety Act (PSA) and sent to Central Jail. The Jammu police has lodged 3 FIRs against him […]

Unity and love are basic mantras to address Kashmir: Modi

Unity and love are basic mantras to address Kashmir: Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday that “Ekta” (unity) and “Mamata” (love) are the basic mantras for addressing the Kashmir problem. He slammed “those pushing children to create unrest, saying they will have to give answers to those innocent kids some day.” He emphasised that if any life is lost in Kashmir, […]

Talks with whosoever is ready to reject violence: Mehbooba

Talks with whosoever is ready to reject violence: Mehbooba

New Delhi: Whosoever is ready to reject violence and help in restoring peace should be engaged in a dialogue to address the Kashmir problem, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said today. At the same time, she said a “conducive atmosphere” needs to be created for a dialogue to take place and the “bunch of people” provoking […]

How bullets and harassment cost a Budgam farmer his leg

How bullets and harassment cost a Budgam farmer his leg

By Ubeer Naqushbandi SRINAGAR: Sara Bano, 40, is using a hand-fan to comfort her brother-in-law, Mohammad Shafi, lying on a bed in Bones and Joints Hospital, Srinagar.   Shafi, 38, has been feeling dizzy since the doctors amputated his broken right leg the previous day. “He had gone to water the rice fields,” Bano repeats […]

We do feel talks on Kashmir needed, says Basit

We do feel talks on Kashmir needed, says Basit

SRINAGAR: In the midst of uprising in Kashmir, Pakistan envoy Abdul Basit on Saturday said that Pakistan is ready to discuss the Kashmir dispute with its Indian counterpart. “You all know that we took a step towards having dialogue but that didn’t work out. We did send invite to India but that did not move […]

Iran’s Shamkhani asks India for restraint in Kashmir

Iran’s Shamkhani asks India for restraint in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani called on the Indian government to show restraint in Kashmir. “Continuation of providing services to the people of the region by India’s government and eliminating the people’s feeling of discrimination and deprivation compared to other Indian citizens can be decisive in creating sustainable security […]

PaK president for putting pressure on India

PaK president for putting pressure on India

SRINAGAR: Pakistan-administered Kashmir (PaK) president, Masood Khan, on Saturday underlined the importance of “exerting more diplomatic pressure” on India to stop the ‘atrocities’ in Kashmir. He said in his interaction with a British delegation, led by chairman of struggle for right to self-determination Raja Najabat Hussain, that called on him in Islamabad, a report said. […]

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