Thursday, 27 June 2019

Tag Archives: Kashmiris

UN rights chief concerned over attacks on Kashmiris in India

LONDON: The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Rupert Colville, has expressed concern over the brutal targeting of Kashmiris and Muslims by Hindu extremists on the pretext of the Pulwama blast in Kashmir. According to Kashmir Media Service, the spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Rupert ...

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EU MEPs ask India to stop atrocities in Kashmir

BRUSSELS: An overwhelming majority of members of the European Parliament (MEPs) attending a landmark event on the rights situation in occupied Kashmir on Tuesday put their weight behind the recommendations of a United Nations report on the state of human rights in the valley, and called on India to immediately ...

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Kashmir conference held in British Parliament

LONDON: All parties parliamentary group on Pakistan held international conference on Kashmir in the British parliament on the eve of Kashmir Solidarity Day The Kashmir conference was attended by all parties from Pakistan and UK. More than three dozen were MPs in attendance including AJK President and opposition leaders. Dozens ...

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Syed Ali Gilani demands release of all illegally detained Kashmiris

SRINAGAR: In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat, Syed Ali Gilani, has demanded immediate release of all illegally detained Kashmiris including pro-freedom leaders and activists. Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said that more than five hundred pro-freedom leaders and activists were arrested during mass ...

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Khamenei describes Kashmiris as oppressed

TEHRAN:  Iran has included the Kashmiris in the list of nations of the world who are oppressed. Iran’s Supreme Leader Sayyid Ali Khamenei speaking on the occasion of Eid, urged the ‘World of Islam’ to express disdain against oppressors of Yemen, Bahrain, and Kashmir. The leader said: “The Islamic Nations ...

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Indian CM invites Pakistani artists to India despite ban

NEW DELHI: Indian Chief Minister of Punjab Captain Amarinder Singh said on Wednesday that he was never in favour of the ban on Pakistani artists visiting India. The minister said that despite the ban, he would be happy to invite Pakistani artists to Indian Punjab and expressed his wish to ...

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UK promises to raise Kashmir issue on international level

LONDON: Member of British Parliament Mirza Khalid Mahmood has pledged to raise Kashmir issue on every world forum on behalf of innocent Kashmiris. He was addressing a joint press conference with former Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Prime Minister Barrister Sultan Mahmood. Both the leaders urged international community, the United ...

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Oppressed Kashmiris look toward OIC: Sartaj Aziz

ISLAMABAD:  Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz said that the oppressed people of Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir look towards the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) and Muslim countries for their continued support. He was speaking at the emergency session of the OIC at Makkah Al-Mukarramah ...

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