K-CSDS Gives PC, Ashwini Law Lesson On Verma Panel Remarks

SRINAGAR: Terming the union law and finance ministers’ statements on the Justice Verma recommendations as “shockers,” a prominent civil society group, the Kashmir Centre for Social and Developmental Studies (K-CSDS), on Wednesday said that the top Indian government figures had undermined the “claim and oath” of upholding fundamental rights of citizens. “The KCSDS takes strong […]

Why Not Cases Against Iftikhar, Akbar: Hurriyat (G)

SRINAGAR: Describing as “unwarranted” the police cases against Facebook users who posted messages against the all-girl “rock band” in Srinagar, the Hurriyat (G) has said that the state government was making a “mountain out of a mole-hill” over a minor issue. “This is a deliberate attempt, at the behest of New Delhi, to malign the […]

Mirwaiz Denied Passport For OIC Meet

SRINAGAR: The chairman of the Hurriyat (M), Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, will not be able to attend this year’s OIC meet being held in the Egyptian capital of Cairo because of “lack of travel documents,” his alliance said on Monday. The Mirwaiz, who undertook a 12-day political trip to Pakistan at the head of a 7-member […]

LOC Violations: Pak Demands OIC Probe

NEW DELHI/ISLAMABAD: Seeking to internationalise tensions along the Line of Control, Pakistan has called for an investigation into the recent incidents by the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation. “We would also welcome an OIC fact-finding mission to investigate the recent incidents of ceasefire violations along the LoC,” Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar said while addressing a […]

Rise To The Occasion

Kashmir is passing through a tumultuous phase .Kashmiris are fighting for their basic rights.They are facing the grave cultural, political, economic and military aggression. The oppressors are hell-bent to break their resolve and determination. There have been many subtle attempts from the oppressors to achieve their nefarious designs. The courageous Kashmiri have always been thwarting […]