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Kashmir – A Hell in Heaven

By U.K. Dar Agar firdaus bar roo-e zameen ast, Hameen ast-o hameen ast-o hameen ast. (If there is a paradise on earth, It is this, it is this, it is this) The above couplet was written for Kashmir. It’s true, Kashmir was really beautiful; scenically …

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Over 25 Kashmiris killed, 200 wounded in last 19 days

Foreign Office (FO) has reported on Thursday that Indian-backed troops in Occupied Jammu and Kashmir claimed 25 lives during Ramazan while over 200 were wounded. Spokesperson for the office, Nafees Zakaria said that Pakistan strongly condemns brutality demonstrated in the held-valley by aggressive forces. In …

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One killed by Indian shelling across LoC, Pakistan responds befittingly

RAWALPINDI -UNS : India once again violated its ceasefire agreement along the Line of Control (LoC) as its border forces resorted to shelling which ultimately killed one person, according to the ISPR. According to details, India resorted to unprovoked shelling at Chirikot sector which claimed …

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Pakistan,India join China,Russia-led security bloc

ASTANA -UNS: Asian rivals India and Pakistan on Friday formally joined the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, a security bloc spearheaded by China and Russia, despite bilateral tensions bubbling over Kashmir. Leaders of the largely symbolic body — including Russia´s Vladimir Putin and China´s Xi Jinping — …

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PM underlines UN’s role in addressing long-standing issues like IoK

ASTANA: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Friday said there were legitimate expectations for the United Nations to play its due role in addressing the myriad challenges of today, including the long-outstanding issue of Jammu and Kashmir. He appreciated efforts of the UN Secretary General and …

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Kashmir Demands Sensible Approach

By Dr. Ghulam Nabi Fai The struggle for self-determination of the people of Kashmir is at a critical juncture. A youth-led, indigenous and spontaneous mass movement is underway. This movement is both internal, within Kashmir, and external throughout the world. It is mostly non-violent, pluralistic …

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Pakistan cannot take Kashmir issue to ICJ, claims India’s External Affairs Minister

NEW DELHI -UNS– India’s External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has said that Pakistan cannot take the Kashmir issue to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) according to Shimla agreement and Lahore declaration. Sushma gave this statement while responding to a question about Pakistani law officer’s …

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Indian openers rack up 123 during high-stakes Champions Trophy fixture

BIRMINGHAM -UNS –Indian openers RG Sharma and S Dhawan smacked a slow 123 off 21 overs as Pakistan and India clash in a high-stakes Champions Trophy fixture at Edgbaston as play resumes after rain on Sunday. Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed won the toss and opted …

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Pak Army releases video of destroying Indian army posts on LoC

RAWALPINDI -UNS – Pakistan Army’s media wing Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) has released video of hitting Indian army posts on the Line of Control (LoC) in response to unprovoked firing by BSF personnel on civilian settlements on Saturday. In a message posted on Twitter, …

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Dialogue between Pak-India only way to move forward: Abdul Basit

ISLAMABAD -UNS : Pakistan’s High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit Saturday said the dialogue between Pakistan and India was the only way to move forward for resolution of long-standing issues as there was always a room for diplomacy. In an interview with an Indian TV …

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