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Who will win the Azad Jammu and Kashmir elections?

The general elections in Azad Jammu and Kashmir Election to elect members of the Legislative Assembly will be held on Sunday, July 25. Prime Minister Imran Khan, PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz campaigned aggressively

AJK election campaign: PM to address in Bhimbar, Mirpur today

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will visit Bhimbar and Mirpur areas of Azad Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday (today) where he will address public rallies. A day ago, the prime minister addressed a huge public gathering in Bagh ahead of

AJK PM opposes NCOC recommendation to postpone elections

ISLAMABAD: The National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) has recommended postponing the upcoming Azad Jammu And Kashmir (AJK) election by two months. The NCOC has written a letter to the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) AJK stating that the polls should

Coronavirus rate in Sindh surges to 6.6%

KARACHI: The ratio of coronavirus positive cases in Sindh has reached 6.6 percent in the last 24 hours. The news was announced by Sindh government spokesperson Murtaza Wahab in a statement that coronavirus cases are rapidly rising in the province.

PM meets AJK members, Hurriyat leaders in Muzaffarabad

MUZAFFARABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday said the entire Pakistan nation, including political parties, stands in solidarity with its Kashmiri brethren in their struggle to achieve right to self-determination. He was talking to a delegation of AJK parliamentary leaders

Kashmir Solidarity Day being observed across world today

ISLAMABAD: On Wednesday, Kashmir Solidarity Day will be celebrated to express the Pakistani nation’s full support for the just struggle of the Kashmiri people for their right to self-determination under the UN resolutions. It will be a public holiday and

Curfew continues for 111th consecutive day in IOK

SRINAGAR: The military assault and curfew continue on the 111th consecutive day today in Indian occupied Kashmir (IoK). Read more: Curbing addiction: China imposes gaming curfew for minors Restrictions under section 144 and total ban on internet and prepaid mobile

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

Schools reopen in AJK after earthquake

MIRPUR: The schools have reopened after thirteen days in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) today after the earthquake incident. Over 100 schools reopened while 59 others have been advised to change the building to avoid any untoward incident. On September

Earthquake tremors hit Azad Kashmir

MIRPUR: At least one person was reported dead and two injured after a house collapsed in Mirpur after earthquake tremors hit the city and adjoining areas on Sunday. Azad Kashmir’s Bhimbhar and Mirpur jolted by earthquake aftershock. A two-story building

Earthquake-hit areas: PM to visit AJK today

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan is expected to visit the earthquake-affected areas on Monday. The prime minister will be warmly welcomed by Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJ&K) premier, Raja Farooq Haider and other government officials upon his arrival in Muzaffarabad.

Govt to compensate earthquake victims: Firdous Awan

MIRPUR: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan has said that the federal government would entirely compensate for the losses suffered by people of Azad Kashmir in the devastating earthquake. The special assistant said