Taliban Are Said to Target Hazaras to Try to Match ISIS’ Brutality

By ROD NORDLAND and JAWAD SUKHANYAR Afghanistan — A wave of kidnappings followed by numerous beheadings of members ofAfghanistan’s Hazara ethnic group have spread alarm and anger among a people who have historically been this country’s most persecuted. The police in Ghazni Province on Sunday confirmed that four Hazara farmers ...

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APHC-M urges UN to apply its resolutions on Kashmir

Islamabad: All Parties Hurriyat Conference (M)-Pak chapter-on Wednesday while voicing its concern over the human rights situation in Kashmir urged the United Nations to use its influence to ensure implementation of the resolutions adopted by the highest body on Kashmir. Addressing a press conference here, APHC leaders said, “To ensure ...

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Prime Minister for replicating JK’s skill development initiative ‘Himayat’

Jammu, Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi on Wednesday held his second monthly video conference under his Pro-active Governance and Timely Implementation (PRAGATI) initiative, with Union Secretaries of various Ministries and Chief Secretaries of States. Chief Secretary J&K, Mr Iqbal Khandey also participated in the video conference. Under PRAGATI, Prime Minister ...

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