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UNSC meets today to discuss occupied Kashmir shutdown This is the second time in less than six months that UNSC will meet to discuss the situation in IoK. Photo: File The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) will meet today to discuss the alarming human rights situation in occupied Kashmir, Radio Pakistan reported. This is the second time […]

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£20 billion cost to UK if India-Pakistan fight on Kashmir LONDON: Britain’s former ambassador to the United Nations and National Security Adviser to two Prime Ministers has warned that the international community has a strong interest in helping to resolve the Kashmir crisis or else play a big price in the future. Writing in The […]

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Pakistan’s support to Kashmiris will go on: PM ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Sunday that the entire nation continues to stand with the people of Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK) and will do so in the future as well as the nation marked Oct 27 as Black Day in support of their Kashmiri brethren. […]

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US voices Kashmir concern as lawmakers raise tone on India WASHINGTON:  The United States on Tuesday renewed calls on India to ease its clampdown in Kashmir as several lawmakers voiced anger at actions by a country that usually enjoys strong US support. Alice Wells, the assistant secretary of state for South Asia, said that the […]

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Jolts felt as far off as New Delhi after severe earthquake hits AJK ISLAMABAD: The 5.8 magnitude earthquake that shook parts of the Azad Kashmir region and several parts of Pakistan were also felt as far off as New Delhi in neighbouring India. The United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported that the jolts went as […]

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Pakistani Americans inform Congress members about IOK situation WASHINGTON: As many as 70 Pakistani Americans approached various members of the US Congress on Wednesday to raise the issue of human rights abuses in Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK). These Pakistani Americans are part of Pakpac, a politically active group known as Pakistan American Political Action Committee, […]

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Pakistan calls for UNSC to demand end to curfew rights violations in Kashmir UNITED NATIONS: Pakistan has called on the UN Security Council to demand an end to India‘s repressive military lockdown of occupied Kashmir, now in its second month, and move to implement its resolutions pledging the right of self-determination to the long-suffering Kashmiri people. […]

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Civil-military leaders pledge full support to Kashmir as nation marks Defence and Martyrs Day Pakistan is remembering the   martyrs who laid down their lives for  their motherland as it marks the Defence and Martyrs Day. The country which has traditionally marked September 6th as  Defence Day  is expressing solidarity with the people of Occupied Kashmir  […]

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Shah Mehmood Qureshi hopes EU will raise voice over plight of Kashmiris Listen Minister for Foreign Affairs Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Sunday said the European Parliament during its discussion on Occupied Kashmir on Monday would hopefully raise its voice for the plight of Kashmiris who had been facing curfew and other restrictions for the past […]

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Pakistan to take human rights violation in Occupied Kashmir to ICJ: FM Qureshi ISLAMABAD: Pakistan government on Tuesday decided to take the issue of human rights violation in Indian-occupied Kashmir to International Court of Justice (ICJ). The decision of involving the ICJ in the matter was confirmed by Minister of Foreign Affairs Shah Mehmood Qureshi who said: […]

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