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UN Security Council urges dialogue, end to US-Iran tensions

The UN Security Council on Monday called for dialogue and measures to end tensions in the Gulf, but Iran rejected talks with the United States after President Donald Trump imposed fresh sanctions.
PUBLISHED 25 June 2019

Trump says he does not need congressional approval to strike Iran

US President Donald Trump during an interview said he does not need congressional approval to launch an attack against Iran.
PUBLISHED 25 June 2019

US hits Iran's supreme leader Khamenei with sanctions

WASHINGTON: The United States imposed sanctions Monday against Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and top military chiefs, tightening the screws on a country that President Donald Trump thre
PUBLISHED 25 June 2019

Nato chief lauds Pak efforts for Afghan peace

BRUSSELS: Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Monday met Jens Stoltenberg, the secretary-general of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (Nato), here at intergovernmental alliance's
PUBLISHED 25 June 2019

India rejects critical US religious freedom report, says 'proud of its secular c

India hit out Sunday at a US report saying religious intolerance was growing under its right-wing government, setting off a new spat ahead of a visit by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
PUBLISHED 23 June 2019

AJK President Hails Malaysian Council For Supporting Kashmiris Struggle For Free

The issue of Indian repression against Kashmiri people and the worst human rights abuses in Indian occupied Jammu & Kashmir will be raised in the Malaysian parliament, and efforts will also be made to
PUBLISHED 22 June 2019

China against India-specific NSG waiver

China favours a uniform principle for all non-NPT members to consider their membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), and as such it has not discussed India’s application at the plenary meetin
PUBLISHED 22 June 2019

UN urged to set up probe commission on HR abuses in IOK

In occupied Kashmir, Tehreek-e-Wahdat-e-Islami, a constituent of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC), has urged the United Nations to constitute a commission to probe the massive human rights
PUBLISHED 22 June 2019

Govt Urged To Evolve Joint Strategy For Kashmir Cause

Kashmiri leaders Friday urged both the governments of Pakistan and Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) to evolve a joint strategy for the promotion of Kashmir cause at international fora.
PUBLISHED 22 June 2019

Thousands of Kashmiris rendered refugees in 30 years

In occupied Kashmir, the unabated Indian state terrorism during the last thirty years has forced over thirty five thousand Kashmiris to live outside the territory as refugees.
PUBLISHED 22 June 2019
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Opinion
Majlisi Mutahida Ulama Patron, Mirwaiz Mohammad Umar Farooq, recently talked ABOUT allowin
The result of 2014 General Elections have evoked considerable concern in Kashmir with resp
Editorial
Even Amnesty International has reported on India’s human rights violating laws on Kashmiri...
This past month we received good rains, and occasionally it was a frightening downpour. Ye...
Bishkek had earlier been the site of the SCO Foreign Ministers’ meeting, where the meeting...
The emerging circumstances in India indicate that the promises Modi made in his election c...
AS Narendra Modi kicks off his second term in office as India’s prime minister, it is uncl...