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9 fake stories of 2017 that people believed were true!

2017 has been an eventful year and if we look back at the outgoing year – a number of stories came into global spotlight due to social media and it’s equally disappointing to note that many of them were fake! Twitter and Facebook remained the popular sources for news around the world, but WhatsApp was also a silent contributor to make any content, primarily videos, viral. A large number of people use social media to share important news, but there is also a segment that resort to this useful medium for manipulation of…

Maleeha assails India for ‘mass blinding in occupied Kashmir’

NEW YORK: Pakistan’s top diplomat Maleeha Lodhi on Tuesday denounced the aggressive use of pellet guns on peaceful protesters by Indian forces in India held Kashmir as first mass blinding in human history. Speaking at the General Assembly’s Special Political and Decolonization (Fourth) Committee, she said India is waging war crimes against young innocent Kashmiris, leaving them sightless and maimed for life. “This has been aptly described as the first mass blinding in human history, which has laid bare the persistent…

Pakistan condemns use of pellet guns by Indian forces in Occupied Kashmir

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has condemned and deplored the continuing reign of state terrorism against the innocent civilians by Indian forces in Occupied Kashmir.   In a statement in Islamabad on Friday, the foreign office spokesperson said that Indian forces have killed more Kashmiris and injured many others demanding their inalienable right to self-determination, during the last few days. He said the Indian forces, in the latest acts of barbarism, again used live ammunition and pellet guns and attacked a hospital in Pulwama…