Srinagar: Complete blackout was witnessed was observed in Srinagar on the call of Hurriyat leaders on Wednesday evening. All residential houses switched off their outer lights giving a ghost look even on the important airport road. Protesters are advising the vehicles to travel using indicators only.
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The protests may turn into an uprising if India continues to misrepresent the fury as Pakistan-sponsored terrorism. The emergent generation of stone-pelting young Kashmiris are calling the new wave of protests an ‘Intifada’, writes Hussain [EPA]The emergent generation of stone-pelting young Kashmiris are calling the new wave of protests an ‘Intifada’, writes Hussain [EPA] by […]
Srinagar: A police official said that at least three youth were wounded after Army men from 55 RR opened fire on protesters at Batnoor Lassipora area of Pulwama district. He said that protesters had blocked the road and they attacked army vehicles with stones. The injured have been shifted to hospital,” he said. So far […]
Srinagar, July 20: The death toll in the ongoing Kashmir Intifada has risen to 49 with the succumbing of another civilian at a hospital in Srinagar. The civilian, Ghulam Mohammad Mir, a resident of Khumryal in Lolab area of Kupwara district succumbed to his injuries in the SMHS hospital in Srinagar, today. He was injured […]
Rallies and special functions were planned in major Pakistani cities Islamabad, July 20 (Gulf News): Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif urged India to grant self-determination right to Kashmiris, as Pakistan observed a protest day on Wednesday over alleged “repression” in the Indian-administered part of the disputed Himalayan region. In a message on the occasion of what […]
ISLAMABAD (APP): Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Wednesday said that India has two choices on Kashmir, either keep on with its aggression that has left over 45 people dead over the past 11 days or to give people of the in the disputed Himalayan valley their due rights which it had promised in the UN.
Mumbai, (Vidhi Doshi):Facebook has censored dozens of posts and user accounts after the death of a high-profile Kashmiri separatist militant, who was killed by the Indian army earlier this month. Academics, journalists and the pages of local newspapers are among those who have had photos, videos and entire accounts deleted by Facebook after they posted […]
KARACHI: Actor Hamza Ali Abbasi said on Tuesday that Facebook removed his post in which he had praised the deceased Kashmiri young man Burhan Wani who was killed by the Indian armed forces in Indian-held Kashmir. The status update before it was removed said, “Look at this man. He is not an ISI agent, he […]
TuliNowpora (Kulgam): A message popped up on the phone camera: ‘you have run out of the memory, delete some data’. I had just begun to record the statement of Feroz Ahmad Shah, 44, a drug store owner from TuliNowpora, Kulgam, whose torture at the hands of the government forces can only be described as savage. […]
By Hilal Mir DH Pora (Kulgam) : The killing of a young woman, Yasmeena Wani, in DH Pora area of Kulgam district on July 8 and its aftermath is an example of the many battles that are being fought simultaneously in the valley. The biggest of these struggles is the struggle of truth, curfewed and […]