Pakistan: IHC summons report from defence secretary on alleged agencies’ role in Kashmiri Poet abduction case

The Islamabad High Court’s (IHC) Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani on Thursday summoned a report from the defence secretary on the alleged role of state intelligence agencies in the abduction of Kashmiri poet and journalist Ahmed Farhad Shah. Shah was allegedly abducted from his home a day ago. The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan had called […]

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Kashmir: Pakistan’s PM directs to constitute committee on Neelum-Jhelum Hydropower Project matters

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has directed to constitute a high-level committee for consultation over matters related to Neelum-Jhelum Hydropower Project. Addressing the Azad Jammu and Kashmir Cabinet in Muzaffarabad today, he said the committee comprising senior officials from federal and AJK governments will finalize the short, mid and long term plans within next two weeks. […]

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Kashmir: Subsidy fails to pacify AJK protesters as 3 killed in clashes with LEAs

At least three were killed and several others injured in clashes with law enforcement agencies as inflation protests continued on Monday in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), despite the announcement of a massive subsidy package by the Centre. Protests announced by the Awami Action Committee (AAC) against inflation including high electricity tariffs continued for the […]

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Kashmir: J&K being pushed into political, economic crisis – Omar Abdullah

Srinagar, May 12: National Conference (NC) Vice President party candidate for Baramulla Constituency Omar Abdullah on Sunday said the ruling BJP has pushed J&K into political and economic crisis. According to a press release, he was addressing a public gathering in Sopore and workers’ meetings at various places in district Baramulla. The meeting was organized […]

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