JK Governor,CM greet people on Shab-i-Qadr

Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir Governor, N. N. Vohra and Chief Minister, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, today have greeted the people on on Shab-i-Qadr .N. N. Vohra, Governor, has felicitated the people on Shab-i-Qadr.In a message of greetings, the Governor hoped that this auspicious occasion would strengthen the bonds of communal harmony ...

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THE QUESTION OF BBC’s CREDIBILITY

By Samuel Baid Since 1971 I have been a regular listener to Urdu BBC.  For number of years I have also listened to Radio Pakistan, Radio Peking, Radio Zahedan, Deutsche Welle – German Radio and Voice of America.  The BBC stands out as the most informative and professional radio – ...

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Why the Hazaras are massacred in target killings in Quetta?

Iqbal Dawari Quetta is the center of Baluchistan, located in a basin and encircled by mountains and regarded as an entry to Afghanistan. Quetta’s residents are from diverse ethnic clusters. The major ethnic groups residing in Quetta are Pashtuns, Balochs, Hazaras and other ethnic groups. Following the Soviet invasion of ...

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JK Assembly has power to reject Indian laws: Mufti

Srinagar, J&K Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed Monday urged people to protect Article 370 of the Indian Constitution that gives special status to Jammu and Kashmir, stating that State Assembly is the “powerful institution which has the prerogative to accept or reject laws passed in the Indian Parliament.” Mufti’s assertions ...

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Pakistani consul general in US embarrasses his country

Sarfraz Cheema An investigation is underway against the new consular general (CG) in Los Angeles, Hamid Asghar Khan.The investigation comes after months of complaints by the Pakistani community in Los Angeles to Pakistani Ambassador to the US Jalil Abbas Jillani and senior political figures in Pakistan, including Sartaj Aziz and ...

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Martyrs’ Day today

Srinagar, Kashmir Valley is observing Martyrs’ Day on today  to pay tributes to 22 people killed on July 13, 1931 by the Dogra Army outside Srinagar Central Jail. The government has decided to impose restriction in areas falling under six police stations in the summer capital to prevent protests. Chairman ...

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