SRINAGAR: On the call of Hurriyat leaders, a shutter down strike is being observed in the occupied Kashmir against the conduct of so called local government (LG) elections in the region. The draconian Indian administration has imposed curfew in several parts of the valley and house arrested Hurriyat leaders in a bid to stop demonstrations. Additional contingent of Indian troops have been deployed in the occupied land. It is pertinent to mention that Sikh community has also announced to boycott local government…
SRINAGAR: Facebook has temporarily suspended the official page of a local Kashmiri weekly and removed a post of its cover showing iconic freedom fighter Burhan Wani over violation of its ‘community standards’. The removal of social media page of the daily took place at a time when the people in the valley were marking the first death anniversary of the iconic freedom fighter. The editors have demanded immediate restoration of the page. Kashmiri Ink, a sister publication of the valley’s leading English daily Greater…
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has condemned the treatment of Hurriyat leader Yasin Malik who is under the custody of Indian forces. Pakistan's Foreign Office spokesman Nafees Zakaria, in a series of tweets on Saturday evening, said that the country condemns the treatment of arrested Hurriyat leader Yasin Malik. He added that Malik's medical condition is deteriorating and is admitted in an Intensive Care Unit (ICU). The FO spokesman stated that Hurriyat leaders Ali Geelani & Mirwaiz Umar Farooq remain in illegal detention &…
SRINAGAR: Unrest in the occupied valley of Kashmir continued today after another Kashmiri died during clashes with Indian troops, pushing the death toll to 62.
SRINAGAR, INDIAN-HELD KASHMIR: Unrest in Indian-held Kashmir continues as the death toll during eight days of clashes between Indian forces and demonstrators rises to 38.
SRINAGAR, INDIAN-HELD KASHMIR: Even after seven days of deadly clashes between Indian troops and protesters, life could not be restored in Indian-held Kashmir.