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FIA initiates inquiry of mega corruption in Jamu Kashmir Housing Society

ISLAMABAD: Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has initiated an inquiry over six  billions corruption in Jammu Kashmir Housig Society. According to sources, FIA has prepared cases against former senior Vice Chairman, Naseem Anjum and an official of the society, Raja Zaheer

Tally reaches 4,322 in Pakistan as AJK reports 33 new COVID-19 cases

MUZAFFARABAD: The total number of coronavirus cases in Azad Kashmir has jumped to 33 after five new cases were reported in the AJK. AJK Health Minister Dr. Najeeb Naqi confirmed the cases by saying that one case was reported in

AJK forms health committees form to compile citizens, pilgrims data

MIRPUR: Authorities in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) have formed health committees in all union councils to instantly compile the data of foreign-returned citizens and pilgrims to avert the transmission of Coronavirus (Covid-19). Chief Secretary Mathar Niaz Rana has decided

Coronavirus tally in IOK reaches 13 as two more cases diagnosed

KASHMIR: Two minors, an eight-year-old boy and seven-month infant have tested positive for coronavirus in Indian Occupied Kashmir, taking the number of cases in the region to 13. According to Kashmir Media Service report, The minors are grandchildren of an

Seven coronavirus cases reported in Indian Occupied Kashmir

KASHMIR: In Indian Occupied Kashmir the numbers of coronavirus cases were reported seven after three suspects returned positive results. According to Kashmir Media Service, this has taken the total number of positive cases in occupied Kashmir to seven includes 04

Curfew, communication blockage enters 224th day in IoK

SRINAGAR: The curfew and communications blockage in Indian occupied Kashmir (IoK) continues to remain cut off from the rest of the world on the 224th consecutive days on Sunday. On Saturday, Indian forces in their fresh act of state terrorism

74 killed, 943 injured during seven-month siege in IOJ&K

KASHMIR: Indian troops have martyred at least 74 Kashmiris, including three women and four teenagers during the ongoing seven-month long siege and lockdown in occupied Kashmir. Research Section of Kashmir Media Service issued a  statement stated on the end of

Trump’s visit to India creates fear among Sikh community: Singh Raina

SRINAGAR: Chairman All Parties Sikh Coordination Committee, Jagmohan Singh Raina has said the US President Donald Trump’s visit to India has created fears of the neurosis among Sikh community in occupied Jammu and Kashmir. In a statement in Srinagar, Chairman

Kashmiri Women Resistance Day observed on both sides of LoC

KASHMIR: Kashmiri Women’s Resistance Day was being observed on Sunday on both sides of the Line of Control. As per details, since 2014, every year 23 February is celebrated as Kashmiri Women’s Resistance Day, the aim of celebrating the day

Illegal gateway devices seized during joint raid in Azad Kashmir

MIRPUR: The illegal telephone traffic and gateways devices have been seized during a joint raid in Azad Kashmir. The raid was conducted by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), Muzaffarabad Zonal Office, police and magistrates in order to prevent ongoing illegal telecom traffic.

Four more Kashmiri youth arrested by Indian police in IOK

ISLAMABAD: The Indian police apprehended four youths in southern districts of Islamabad and Pulwama in the Indian occupied Kashmir (IOK) in the wee hours of  Friday. According to sources, the Indian police conducted a raid in a house Arwani and

Maqbool Butt’s martyrdom day: Complete shutdown in IoK

SRINAGAR:  Complete shutdown will be observed in occupied Kashmir Tuesday, to mark the 36th martyrdom anniversary of top Kashmiri liberation leader Muhammad Maqbool Butt. On 11th February 1984, India had hanged Muhammad Maqbool Butt in New Delhi’s Tihar Jail. According

Kashmir Solidarity Day: PM Imran Khan to visit AJK today

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday on the occasion of the Kashmir day will visit Azad and Jammu Kashmir to express solidarity with the people of occupied Kashmir. PM khan will address the special session of the AJK Legislative

Indian troops kill another teenager in occupied Kashmir

SRINAGAR:  Indian forces in their fresh act of state terrorism, killed a teenage  Kashmiri boy in Jammu district of the occupied Kashmir on Friday. As per media reports, a 19-year-old boy was killed by the Indian forces in Bann Toll

Lipstick banned in Azad Jammu & Kashmir University

MUZAFFARABAD: The University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (UAJ&K)  has imposed a ban on using lipstick for female students. According to sources, a circular has been issued from the University of Kotli education department saying girls cannot lipstick otherwise 100

Kotli University sacks lecturer over harassment complaint

KOTLI: A lecturer of the University of Kotli in Azad Jammu and Kashmir was sacked after an investigation team found him guilty of harassing a second-year student. According to the university spokesman, on December 2019, a second-year female student submitted

13 killed in separate incidents as heavy rain, snow lashes AJK

MUZAFFARABAD: At least 13 people have died and several others injured in the rain and snow-related incidents in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK). According to details, at least 21 houses, four shops, one mosque and two vehicles damaged in the

OIC must take notice of IoK’s grave rights violations: President AJK

ISLAMABAD: President Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Masood Khan has said that the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) should take notice of the grave rights violations in Indian Occupied Kashmir (IoK). While demanding Indian to end its atrocities in held

US lawmakers concerned over New Delhi’s havoc in Kashmir

NEW YORK: The US lawmakers have once again expressed concerns about the grim situation in Indian Held Kashmir (IHK). Congresswoman, Pramila Jayapal said that she is deeply concerned by the Indian government’s actions in Kashmir. Democrats Sheila Jackson Lee, David

Indian Muslims are under direct threat of RSS Ideology: PM Khan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said RSS ideology in India is a threat to Muslims and other minorities. He has urged the international powers to step in to avoid any serious situation in South Asia as the Modi

Pakistan should provide weapons to Kashmiris: Ex-Defense Minister

ISLAMABAD: Ex Defence Minister Lt Gen (ret) Naeem Khalid Lodhi urged Pakistan to provide weapons and material support to Kashmiris to fight against India. He said that Pakistan must not wait for Indian attack and meager resources should not be

India, not interested in diplomacy over Kashmir: Masood Khan

ISLAMABAD: President Azad Jammu & Kashmir Masood Khan has said that diplomatic processes in Kashmir are not being supported by New Delhi. The President of AJK made these comments while speaking at the Margalla Dialogue 2019 organized by the Islamabad

Pakistan loves peace but not unmindful of its defense: AJK President

MUZAFFARABAD: Azad Jammu and Kashmir President Sardar Masood Khan admonished that India’s unlawful activities in Occupied Kashmir can push the region into a fatal war. “Pakistan is responsible and has no aim to initiate war but its forces should be

Sculpture of Indian Wing Commander placed in PAF museum

KARACHI: A statue of Indian Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman has been set up in the PAF Museum Karachi. The newly established gallery was inaugurated by Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan on November 6.   Abhinandan’s MiG-21 fighter plane was